Lingfield Park is the only place in England to watch top-level horse racing on Friday 3 April, which is precisely why we are focusing on this track for today’s racing tips, coming courtesy of Sky Sports. The Polytrack surface will ensure that the going remains standard.
The stakes in winning these races are much higher than normal, considering that it’s Good Friday. As a result, not one of the races features a prize fund lower than £150,000. This is set to be a very special day.
The first race with an interesting favourite is the 15:15 All-Weather Mile Championships Conditions Stakes. Sovereign Debit is the clear favourite at 3/1, ahead of Captain Joy at 9/2.
Easily the highest profile race is the 15:45 All-Weather Middle Distance Championships Conditions Stakes. Favourite in this £200,000 race is the 8/13 Tryster. From the seven other runners, Grendisar is the second favourite at 4/1.