Mandarin has been knocking on the door in recent weeks and deservedly got his head in front when winning the 10f handicap that closed the card at Windsor.

Always well placed by Adam Kirby, he took up the running with two to run and after kicking clear a furlong out, he stormed home three lengths ahead of the favourite.

Mandarin didn’t wear a tongue-tie this evening and this small change may have helped his cause.

Click this to watch his win again