With eight meetings taking place across the UK and Ireland, there’s plenty of racing to look forward to ahead of the weekend.

Friday’s action gets under way at Newbury with an eight-race card between 13:00 and 17:05.

Betfred’s Extra Place promotion covers two races at Newbury, including the 14:43, in a race in which Ralph Beckett’s Electress (15/2) will be looking to cause an upset against some of the shorter prices.

Racing at Haydock soon follows with a six-race card between 13:50 and 16:42, while there’s seven races to take in at Nottingham from 14:00 to 17:20.

There are two Irish meetings taking place today, with seven-race cards at both Killarney (14:15 – 17:40) and Kilbeggan (17:30 – 20:30).

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Newmarket offers up another seven races from 17:36 to 20:40, before racing north of the border at Hamilton between 17:47 and 20:47.

The 19:17 from the South Lanarkshire course is covered by Betfred’s Super Extra Place promotion as the likes of Snazzy Jazzy (7/2) and Edward Cornelius (5/1) battle it out for the win.

Friday’s racing concludes with a six-race card from Pontefract (18:24 – 20:54), with our Free Bet if 2nd promotion available on the 19:24.

The Hughie Morrison-trained Bearaway (7/2) has been lightly raced ahead of this one, while Trais Fluors (5/1) know what it takes to win over this distance.

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