MON FRERE has fine credentials for a win in the Bet At racingtv.com Novices' Hurdle (6.00) at Warwick.
Successful last time out at Taunton, the recruit from the Flat is a promising individual for 12-times champion trainer Paul Nicholls.
After an untidy jump at the first hurdle, he then put in a polished round under Lorcan Williams, who takes the reins again this afternoon.
Mon Frere pulled eight lengths clear at the finish, looking as though he had plenty left in the tank, so the extra yardage here and some ease in the ground should not be a problem.
Warwick is an easy type of track, which should allow him to use his Flat pace to defeat the similarly-rated Bellatrixsa.
Consistency has become AHEADFULLOFDREAMS' strong point, with three good runs over fences for Dan and Harry Skelton.
The eight-year-old has a comfortable Plumpton win to his name, either side of close second places.
Given a break since, connections have found a good opportunity upped to a mark of 112 in the South West Syndicate Novices' Handicap Chase (6.30).
Top-rated TWYCROSS WARRIOR can strike at the first attempt at fences in the Racing Tv Profits Returned To Racing Handicap Chase (7.30).
The yard's runners often improve for a run and he shaped nicely over Southwell's brush hurdles in preparation for this.
Golden Horn filly CELTIC EMPRESS is hard to oppose in the Hampton By Hilton Hamilton Park Fillies' Handicap (3.40).
Slowly away in her debut in this type of race, she finished well to get to within a head of the winner.
Off an unchanged mark of 68, David Nolan's mount will relish the similar conditions to her last run.
2.20 SINGE ANGLAIS
2.50 JOHN CLARE
3.20 DANCING TO WIN
4.50 KING VIKTOR
2.10 LETHAL LEVI
2.40 ROYAL ADVICE
3.40 CELTIC EMPRESS (NB)
4.10 RETIREMENT BECKONS
5.25 BROOMFIELD BURG
6.00 MON FRERE (NAP)
7.00 KILMINGTON ROSE
7.30 TWYCROSS WARRIOR
8.00 SARTENE'S SON
8.30 RUSSIAN RULER
7.20 PORT NOIR
7.50 ROYAL PLEASURE
8.50 MAC MCCARTHY
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