On Friday Evening we are back in Ireland, for interesting 12 furlong handicap on the poly track at Dundalk .
9 runners declared for decent looking 12 furlong (0-96) handicap at Dundalk .The three main contenders look to be SONG OF LOVE, UDOGO &MAINICIN
SONG OF LOVE : Progressive 5-Y-0 gelding ,winning 4 out 15 at Dundalk,including winning in good style at Dundalk last time .Up 7LB in weights ,though won off the same mark last season .Will also be suited returning to this longer trip .
UDOGO : Consistent sort , winning 1 out 12 at Dundalk .Been running consistently this winter without winning,including finishing good second behind Song Of Love last time at Dundalk .Has 6LB pull in the weights with that rival ,should be thereabouts ,though not easy to win with.
MAINICIN : Consistent 5-Y-0 mare , yet to win at Dundalk from 5 starts ,though has finished second three times,including finishing close second over C&D in November .Up 2lb in the weights ,though solid each-way claims .
VERDICT : SONG OF LOVE can land the hatrick .Has been in great form recently at Dundalk ,and won with plenty in hand at the track two weeks ago .Up 7LB in the weights , though has won off mark 78 .Will also be suited returning to this 12 furlong trip .Odds around 3-1 look solid value .
SONG OF LOVE 7.00 DUNDALK
£60.00 WIN @ 3-1 BETVICTOR *
(THIRD SP 7-2 LOSS £60.00 )