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REECE’S LONGSHOT | Perth: Wednesday’s Each-Way Bet of the Day

A lightly-raced gelding makes the cut for the each-way selection at Perth on Wednesday



2C675WT Ashuter and Harry Cobden (red cap) on the way to winning the Ogwell Novices' Hurdle at Newton Abbot Racecourse.
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High Sheriff – 5.10 Perth (18/1 – bet365)

Due to Newton Abbot being abandoned, today’s each-way bet is now at Perth in the form of Kenny Johnson’s new recruit in the 2m4f maiden hurdle.

High Sheriff was bought by Johnson Racing for a total of 12,000gns at the Tattersalls Online March Sale and makes his stable debut here for his new yard.

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The seven-year-old showed some promise on his first start over hurdles in February, finishing fourth of 17 in a 1m7½f maiden hurdle at Naas at the huge price of 150/1.

He is stepped up in trip here, with his pedigree suggesting that he should be more competitive over this distance and the gelding has the added bonus of a 7lb claimer booked in.

With a current price of 18/1, High Sheriff could prove to be each-way value in this contest.

Reece Charlton is a Content Writer at Low6 that specializes in horse racing. He is an avid hunter of value in the racing world, picking out longshots six days a week across the National Hunt and Flat cards on offer across the UK and Ireland. He keeps punters and race fans in the know with his racing expertise with previews and value picks for all the big cards and meetings.