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GORGEOUS NOORA gives the impression she’ll be suited by the return to 6f and looks a worthy favourite in the 6f handicap at Lingfield today (1.40).
She has shaped well on her two most recent all-weather starts over 5f, and the drop to that trip was probably a response to her pulling hard on her belated reappearance at Newmarket. She settled nicely at Chelmsford last time and was strong at the finish, only narrowly failing to peg back You’re Cool, who made all.
Gorgeous Noora stayed 6f well even as a 2yo, extending her advantage all the way to the line when winning over that trip at Wolverhampton, her winning time and sectionals suggesting she would be contesting better races this year than this class 4 event.
There are a few interesting rivals in the line-up, Rose Berry in particular very much catching the eye last time, but Gorgeous Noora has the form to go close already and there might be plenty more to come on this return to 6f.
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Hugh recorded a +281pts profit for 2016 with a return on investment of 1.44, his highest ROI ever. You can view his monthly figures by clicking the links below:
2016 results ROI 1.44 +281pts
2015 results ROI 1.34 +207pts
2014 results ROI 1.32 +199.79pts
2013 results ROI 1.32 +210pts
2012 results ROI 1.31 +222.65pts
2011 results ROI 1.28 +302.64 pts
2010 results ROI 1.23 +324.79 pts
2009 results ROI 1.26 +500.36 pts