By Andrew Atkinson

Lucinda Russell trained Ahoy Senor Wetherby G2 tilt

Lucinda Russell trained Ahoy Senor is set to return to the winner’s enclosure at Wetherby on Saturday after chalking up three wins in 2021 at Newbury, Aintree and Ayr.

Ahoy Senor (2.30) is tipped by to land the Grade 2 William Hill Townton Novices Chase over 3 miles.

Dan Skelton trained six-year-old Our Jet (12.50) is tipped to win the William Hill Novice Hurdle over 2m 3f, with Harry Skelton up.

Micky Hammond saddles Schiehallion Munro (1.22) tipped to win the Class 2 William Hill Handicap Chase over 2 miles 3 furlongs.

Harry Skelton rides top weight No Risk Des Flos, carrying 11st 12lbs, tipped to land the William Hill Handicap Hurdle over 2 miles 3 furlongs.

WETHERBY selections: 12.50 Our Jet. 1.22 Schiehallion Munro. 1.58 Miss Lamb. 2.30 Ahoy Senor. 3.00 No Risk Des Flos. 3.58 Dubai Quest. 4.10 Rathmacknee.

Nicholls Musselburgh raid

Paul Nicholls: Musselburgh raid.
Paul Nicholls: Musselburgh raid.

Trainer Paul Nicholls is out in force at Musselburgh on Saturday, with Friend Or Foe, Wild Max, Highland Hunter and Soldier Of Love.

Friend Or Foe (12.57) is tipped by to win the bet365 Frodon Novices Chase over 2 miles 4 furlongs.

Highland Hunter (3.45) is tipped to land the bet365 Edinburgh National Handicap Chase over 3m 7f, under 11st 12lbs.

Lucinda Russell trained Gemologist (3.10) is tipped each-way by in the bet365 Handicap Hurdle over 1m 7f, with Tom Scudamore up.

MUSSELBURGH selections: 12.57 Friend Or Foe. 1.29 Bardenstown. 2.05 Cool Mix. 2.40 Wild Max. 3.10 Gemologist (ew). 3.45 Highland Hunter. 4.19 Soldier Of Love.

Caption: Lucinda Russell saddles Ahoy Senor (2.30) Wetherby and Gemologist (3.10) Musselburgh.