Today's Horse Racing Tips: Two to follow at Southwell and Pontefract on Sunday

Today's Horse Racing Tips: Chris Baker has two bets at Southwell and Pontefract on Sunday
Today's Horse Racing Tips: Chris Baker has two bets at Southwell and Pontefract on Sunday

It has been a frustrating week following a decent spell of results. I am hoping to get back on track today with two bets at Southwell and Pontefract. Good luck if you have a bet.

Southwell Tip

14:45 – 6f Firewall Ltd Handicap (Class 4)

Queen Of Kalahari looks a worthy favourite for this sprint handicap given her impressive record at Southwell. Nine previous visits here have resulted in six wins and two seconds, so she is sure to go well again off a fair handicap mark.

However, slight preference is for VELOCISTAR (NAP - 1 point win bet at 13/2), who is turned out quickly following a decent effort at Salisbury three days ago. This daughter of Starspangledbanner has been in fine form on turf and should relish the return to Southwell’s fibresand, where she has recorded finishing positions of 131 from her three runs at the Nottinghamshire track.

This filly looks to have everything in her favour today. As a strong travelling type that likes to lead, she will break from the perfect draw against the rail in stall 1. As the only three-year-old in the line up, she will also have the advantage of a 4lb weight-for-age allowance and will receive weight from all ten of her rivals. The very capable Megan Nicholls rode this horse to victory at Carlisle last month and travels here for just this one ride.

Thrave, another previous winner here, completes the shortlist.

14:45 Southwell
Velocistar silk

Velocistar

lost

Bet £10 On Any First Race & Get A £5 FREE Bet For The Rest Of The Card

#Ad. 18+ Playsafe. Promo code RACE35. New customers only • £10 deposit using promo code • Minimum stake £10 at odds of 1/2 (1.5) • Free bets credited upon qualifying bet settlement and expire after 7 days • Free bet stakes not included in returns • Deposit balance is available for withdrawal at any time. withdrawal restrictions & Full T&C’s apply

Pontefract Tip

15:10 – 6f EBF Stallions Highfield Farm Flying Fillies’ Stakes (Listed)

A fascinating race that sees Aidan O’Brien send his first runners to Pontefract and Jessica Harrington send over a classy filly dropping in grade and trip. Unfortunately, the withdrawals of two fancied runners, Keep Busy and Happy Romance, means that Valeria Messalina’s price is now a little too short to represent good value. She looks the most likely winner but I am taking an each-way punt on the progressive Hugo Palmer-trained filly LOVELY BREEZE (0.5 point each way bet at 16/1).

Out of a Listed placed mare, she is a half sister to a Group 2 winner and can take this step up in class following a couple of impressive handicap victories in recent months. She readily drew clear of some smart fillies at Goodwood last time out to take her record to three wins and five placed efforts from her ten career starts. Conditions should be ideal at Pontefract and with stamina in her pedigree, she should have no problem handling the uphill finish.

As well as the favourite, Double Or Bubble is feared most.

15:10 Pontefract
Lovely Breeze silk

Lovely Breeze (EW)

lost
Today's Horse Racing Tips
Advert Disclaimer
Horseracing.net is a free online resource which endeavour to provide helpful and useful content and odds comparison to its visitors. Please be advised that Horseracing.net accepts affiliate commission from the companies appearing on the site, and agreed commission levels impact the location and order in which the companies (and/or their products) are presented on the website. Any ratings that appear on this site is determined by our subjective opinion of the brand but also based on market share and reputation, each brand's conversion rates, commission paid to us and general consumer interest. Company listings on this page don't imply our endorsement. We do not feature all providers on the market. Except as expressly set forth in our terms and conditions, all statements and warranties regarding the information presented on this page are disclaimed. The information, including odds, which appear on this site is subject to change at any time.

£20 Risk Free Bet Refunded In CASH On Losing Bets (APP Only)

#AD New customers only. Deposit £20 using card or Trustly. Up to your first £20 of losses will be refunded as CASH within 24 hours of qualifying bet having been settled. T&Cs apply
Bet £10 Get £40 in Free Bets
#AD 18+. Play Safe. New customers using promo code M40 only. 1x per customer. Min £/€10 bet. Min odds 1/2 (1.5). Free bets of 2 x £/€15 issued after first qualifying bet settles. Max £/€10 Bonus. 35x wagering requirement. Max redeemable bonus: £25. Casino bonus expires after 72 hours. UK & Eire only. Additional T&Cs, including free-bet, game, location, payment method and stake contributions apply. begambleaware.org.
Bet £10 Get £30 Free Bets + £10 Casino Bonus
#AD Minimum deposit of £10 using deposit code 30F - A qualifying bet is a ‘real money’ stake of at least £10 placed on any sports market - Minimum odds of 1/2 (1.5) - Free bets credited upon qualifying bet settlement and expire after 7 days - Free bet stakes not included in returns - Casino Bonus must be claimed within 7 days • To withdraw bonus/related wins, wager bonus amount x40 within 14 days • Wagering req. vary by game • Withdrawal restrictions and Full T&C’s apply. 18+ begambleaware.org
Welcome Offer
#AD Open Account Offer. Up to £100 in Bet Credits for new customers at bet365. Min deposit £5. Bet Credits available for use upon settlement of bets to value of qualifying deposit. Min odds, bet and payment method exclusions apply. Returns exclude Bet Credits stake. Time limits and T&Cs apply. The bonus code ‘100BET365’ can be used during registration, but does not change the offer amount in any way. 18+ begambleaware.org.
Bet £10 Get £40 In Bonuses
#AD 18+ New customers only. Opt in, bet £10 on Horse Racing at odds 2.00+ within 7 days of registering, no cashout. Get 3x £10 Free Bets, set events at odds 2.00+. Plus £10 Game Show Bonus, selected games, wager 40x to withdraw max £250. 7 day bonus expiry. Card payments only. T&Cs apply. begambleaware.org | Please gamble responsibly
Bet £10 Get £30 + 30 Free Spins
#AD New UK & NI customers only. Promo code SPORTS60. Deposit and place first sports bet of £10+ in one transaction, at odds of Evens (2.0)+, settled within 7 days of registration. First bet must be on Sports. £30 in Free Bets credited within 48 hours of bet settlement. 7-day expiry. Payment restrictions apply. SMS validation may be required. Max 30 Free Spins on Blue Wizard at £0.10 per spin. 7-day expiry. Full T&Cs apply.
Bet £20 & Get It Back As CASH If It Loses
#AD New customers only. Place your FIRST bet on any Football market and if it loses we will refund your stake in CASH. Max refund for this offer is £20. Only deposits made using cards will qualify for this promotion. T&Cs apply.
Get Up To £100 In Free Bets
#AD New customer offer. Place 5 x £10 or more bets to receive £20 in free bets. Repeat up to 5 times to receive maximum £100 bonus. Min odds 1/2 (1.5). Exchange bets excluded. Payment restrictions apply. T&Cs apply.
Bet £10 Get £20 In Free Bets
#AD. New members. £10 min deposit & bet on sportsbook, placed & settled at 1.5 min odds within 14 days of sign-up. Win part of E/W bets. 2 non-withdrawable £10 Free Bet Tokens: accept in 7 days, valid for 7 days from acceptance (ex. E/Ws & Multiples), stakes not returned. Click here for Rules & Exclusions. Bet Responsibly. BeGambleAware.org. 18+
Bet £10 Get £20 In Free Bets
#AD Min stake £10. Min odds 1/2 (1.5). First bet only. Free bets expire in 7 days. Cashed out bets won’t apply. Payment method restrictions. Online UK customers only. 30 days to qualify for £20 in Free Bets. 18+. T&Cs apply
Money back As A Bonus Up To £40 If Your First Racing Bet Loses + £10 Casino
New customers only. 18+, BeGambleAware.org. Min deposit £10. Money back as bonus. Wagering requirements: Racing 3x at min. odds of 1.40 (2/5), Casino 35x. Only one bonus can be used at a time, Racing bonus must be wagered before using the Casino, unless the bonus has been forfeited. Bonus will expire after 7 days of opt-in. #ad
Bet £10 Get £5 Or 50% Losses Back Up To £25
To activate your Sportsbook 50% Back Welcome Offer, simply deposit and bet on any Sportsbook markets of your choice at odds of evens (2.00) or greater. If your account has Sportsbook losses at the end of your first day's betting (23:59), we'll refund 50% of your first day's losses as a Free Bet up to £25 (Minimum 3 bets required). If your account is up, you're guaranteed a £5 Free Bet provided you place at least 1 bet of £10 or greater at minimum odds evens or greater. T&Cs apply. 18+ begambleaware.org
£10 Welcome Offer
#AD UK & ROI customers only. 18+. Place your first bet on sports pools and if it loses we’ll refund your stake in cash. Max refund is £10. Qualifying bet is the first sports pool bet added to the betslip. Ten to Follow bets do not qualify. Totewin will be the qualifying bet when a Totewin and a Toteplace bet are struck at the same time. BeGambleaware.org T&Cs apply
Today's Most tipped
Add All Tips To Betslip
Latest racing results
Wolverhampton
20:30
1st Shining Aitch
2nd Ritchie Valens
3rd Out Of Reason
Wolverhampton
20:00
1st Purple Bling
2nd Sidcot Swallet
3rd Fair And Square
Wolverhampton
19:30
1st Mondammej
2nd Newyorkstateofmind
3rd Caroline Dale
View All Today's Results