Derby tips and odds as Bolshoi Ballet bids for Classic win
Epsom races results LIVE: Bolshoi Ballet is favourite with the bookmakers for the big race at 4.30pm. Aidan O’Brien’s horse is backed to triumph by Mirror Racing tipster Newsboy(Image: PA)Epsom Derby day is here in the glorious summer sunshine.
After relentless rain at the venue on Friday, conditions are much more seasonal for the premier Flat Classic.
Aidan O won a record ninth Cazoo Oaks with Snowfall and he saddles the favourite Bolshoi Ballet in the feature at 4.30pm.
Mirror Racing tipster Newsboy expects him to triumph, while he has also ebay replica hermes
selected a Nap on the seven race card.
O said yesterday that he was concerned the ground would not be ideal for Bolshoi Ballet, but on raceday it is getting better in the warm weather.
Clerk of the course Andrew Cooper said this morning: ” At the end of the day, we are going to be running the Cazoo Derby on some nice ground.
“I not saying we will get to Good, because I feel it will have a side legacy still, but we are six hours from the Derby and I think Good will end up in the description, whether it Good to Soft, Good in Places, or the other way around.”
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