DARK SHOT can hit the bullseye in Ripon’s 2.05.
Scott Dixon’s speedster reminded us of his class when finishing a close-up fourth at Glorious Goodwood last time out.
PA:Press Association He relished this trip and the big field there and it looked a wise move to step him up from the minimum distance.
For a horse that’s used to blasting from the off, he measured his race well and was closing at the line.
The handicapper has finally given him a tiny bit of help and that could make the difference in a typically tight sprint.
Quick Look did well when winning at York last time and a 5lb rise in the weights gives him every chance of following up. He ran right through the line there so he should have no problem getting home at Ripon.