Sweetspots: Appleby looks to provide another Gift for punters
Luca Cumani has a 22 per cent strike-rate at Doncaster and that increases to 31 per cent when Jamie Spencer is riding. They team up with Chief Craftsman in the 3.30.
Charlie Appleby is top of the Hot Trainers list with a 30 per cent strike-rate over the past fortnight and a 15 per cent strike-rate with two-year-old debutants. He has just one runner today – Arabian Gift in the 2.30 at Doncaster.
Roger Varian has a 25 per cent strike-rate over the past fortnight and a 20 per cent-strike rate at Salisbury. He has one runner today – Halinka in the 5.15.
Jedd O’Keeffe has a 16 per cent strike-rate with handicap debutants and saddles Komodo (4.30 Doncaster), who won his maiden over 7f last time out.