All you need to start your day including going from all the tracks
The weekend build-up normally starts on a Thursday but it is particularly explicit today, as Newcastle plays host to day one of a three-day fixture that culminates in Saturday's Northumberland Plate.
Much the same can be said for Newmarket's July course, where racing also takes place today, tomorrow and Saturday.
By the weekend, Newcastle will very much be the feature meeting but it is a tighter call today, with Class 2 handicaps at both venues, the extra one in the north east balanced by some interesting maidens at headquarters.
Nottingham completes the afternoon diet, with Leicester, Tipperary and Hamilton taking over in the evening.
Newcastle (first race at: 1.30)
Good to firm (GoingStick: 7.9 at 7.15am on Wednesday). Rail movements: R2 +21y.
Good to firm. Rail movements: R2, 3, 4 & 7 +12y.
Good to firm (GoingStick: 7.5 at 6.30am).
Good to firm.
Good to firm (GoingStick 8.4 at 6am). Rail movements: R1, 4 & 5 +15y.
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