Richard JohnsonThis column nailed 4/1 winner Young Rascal at Huntingdon on Monday and is back again in the hunt for winners. We’ve trawled the cards to find those runners in Britain and Ireland who could well outrun their odds.

DON’T ASK (3.10 Chepstow)

Richard Johnson and Warren Greatrex are a combination to follow at Chepstow with a strike-rate of 42 per cent when teaming up at the Welsh track. That makes Don’t Ask of interest, while the fact that Johnson has got off rival Vado Forte, who he rode last time and is shorter in the market than Don’t Ask, is another promising pointer.

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BELLEVARDE (3.00 Nottingham)

Trainer Richard Price has an overall strike-rate of just 8 per cent but he operates at a remarkable 31 per cent strike-rate with his runners reappearing within seven days of a victory. Bellevarde was successful at this track last week and could be good value to follow up.

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MISS SASSYBOOTS (2.45 Dundalk)

Trainer Shane Nolan has been doing remarkably well of late winning with two of his last four runners, including with a 25/1 shot at this course last week. Miss Sassyboots is another huge price but must be worth a second look given her trainer’s course form.

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TODAY’S BEST BETS

DON’T ASK (3.10 Chepstow)

BELLVARDE (3.00 Nottingham)

MISS SASSYBOOTS (2.45 Dundalk)


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