Today’s Horse Racing Odds: Friday 24th June

Seven race meetings are planned across the UK and Ireland on Friday, with Cartmel, Chester, the Curragh, Doncaster, Newmarket, Newcastle and Yarmouth all hosting cards.

Friday’s opening card comes from South Yorkshire, with the going Good to firm, good in places at Doncaster.

The first of seven races starts at 13:00, while punters can watch all the action until 16:30.

Forty-five minutes later, the first of seven races at Yarmouth gets under way. The going is Good to firm and the card is scheduled to run between 13:45 and 17:10.

Ten minutes later, Cartmel’s seven-race meeting starts at 13:55, and punters can watch all the action until 17:20, with the going Good to Soft.

Newcastle’s evening card should take place between 16:55 and 20:20, and Betfred’s “Free Bet if 2nd” promotion is available in the opening contest.

Punters could earn a free bet of up to £10 if their selection comes second, and Tim Easterby’s Just Hiss (9/1) could run another big race after some improved performances of late.

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Friday’s Irish racing comes from the Curragh, where punters can watch seven races between 17:00 and 20:28, where the going is Good, good to firm in places.

Newmarket’s seven-race card soon follows, with the going Good, good to firm in places. The opening contest starts at 17:15, while the finale should start at 20:45.

Betfred’s “Free Bet if 2nd” promotion is available in a handicap contest at 19:00, and Shabs (6/1) may be tough to stop, with the three-year-old finishing second in three of his last five runs for trainer Martin Smith.

Friday’s final card comes from Chester, with six races taking place between 17:40 and 20:35. The going is Good, good to firm in places and Betfred’s “Extra Place” promotion is available in races at 17:40, 18:50 and 19:25.

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