Six meetings are planned across the UK and Ireland on Friday, with punters able to watch all the action from Ascot, Down Royal, Kempton, Kilbeggan, Haydock and Newcastle.

Newcastle’s eight-race card starts first at 13:05, where the going is Standard to slow on the Allweather.

Betfred’s “Extra Place” promotion will be available in the opening contest and the field could struggle to stop Haven Lady (5/4), who looks a strong bet at the current weights.

Newcastle’s card comes to a close at 17:06, while Haydock’s meeting is scheduled to take place between 13:53 and 17:18, with the going listed as Good to firm, good in places.

The going at Ascot is listed as Good, with the opening event due to start at 14:00. Betfred’s “Super Extra Place” promotion is available in the Bateaux London Fillies’ Handicap at 16:55, while the card concludes at 17:25.

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Down Royal’s meeting on Friday runs from 16:05 until 19:10 and the going has been described as Good, good to firm in places.

There is also a second card from Ireland on the agenda, with Kilbeggan hosting seven races between 16:30 and 19:30 on Good ground.

Kempton’s seven-race meeting provides the entertainment on Friday night and the going is Standard to slow on the Polytrack.

A nursery race at 17:50 gets the card started, while Betfred’s “Free Bet if 2nd” promotion will be available in a handicap battle at 20:25.

Dark Side Thunder (3/1) runs on the Polytrack for the first time, but Jessica Macey’s charge could be ahead of his mark in the penultimate race of the day, with the card due to conclude at 20:55.

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