TEMPLEGATE turns his eye to Thursday's action looking to keep up a run of winners.
Find out his picks below as the countdown to Cheltenham really hots up.
EVITA DU MESNIL (1.00 Carlisle, nap)
She enjoyed herself when winning here last time. The winning margin was less than a length but it could have been more and top claimer Kevin Brogan stays in the saddle.
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QAARAAT (3.35 Southwell, nb)
He was beaten on the nod here on Tuesday and rarely runs a bad race on the Fibresand. He should be right there again off the same mark.
GAMESTERS ICON (12.30 Carlisle, treble)
She has improved with every run and looked ready to win when second on her handicap debut at Uttoxeter 18 days ago. This longer distance should bring out her best.
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12.30 Gamesters Icon (treble)
Went close last time and can get off the mark now.
1.00 Evita Du Mesnil (NAP)
Plenty in hand when winning here last time out.
1.30 Uptown Harry
Ran well over this course and distance last term.
2.05 Equus Dreamer
Scored nicely last time and more to come.
2.40 Scottish Accent
Game win over C&D latest, can defy 7lb weight rise.
3.15 Royal Arcade
Went close on debut over course and distance last time.
3.50 Las Tunas
Hit and miss but has shown best form around here.
Won well here just two days ago and can strike again.
1.50 Kodiac Brown Bear
Went close over C&D latest and has more to offer.
Two good seconds so far and repeat would be good enough.
3.00 Daddies Diva
Went well here last time and looks on fair weight.
3.35 Qaaraat (nb)
Good second here on Tuesday and can go close again.
4.10 Aria Rose
Has been in great form and went close again here latest.
Plenty in hand when winning here on last visit.
2.15 Favori De Sivola
Won well on last visit here and going well when unseating latest.
2.50 Cheque En Blanc
Has been running well in better races than this over fences.
3.25 Seaside Girl
Down the weights despite fair fourth at Exeter last time.
4.00 Carry On The Magic
Back from break but big chance for top trainer.
4.30 Diamond Rose
Has been running in stronger contests than this.
5.00 Ishkhara Lady
Top-class bumper form and should be much too good.
5.35 Go Dante
Well bred expensive buy who can make a winning start.
4.55 Busy Street
Has shown best form over this course and distance.
5.30 Iconic Belle
On losing run but some promise over C&D last time out.
6.00 Dragon Symbol
Impressive debut winner at Wolverhampton latest.
6.30 Primo’s Comet
Went close here last time and repeat would be good enough.
Keeps winning and can defy a rise in the weights.
7.30 Broctune Red
Plenty in hand when scoring over course and distance latest.
8.00 Fashion Free
Missed the kick last time and has gone well over this C&D.
Good effort at Wolver last time and should be right there again.
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