Donegal Jockey Martin Harley had an each way double this afternoon in Newcastle.
In the first of his three rides, Harley took victory on-board Excel Again to claim the Red Casino Maiden Stakes, coming home at 4/1 for James Tate.
Just an hour later in the 3.25 Betway Handicap, he was 2nd on the 2/1 favourite ,Petite Jack, for trainer Neil King.
On his third runner, Clondaw Banker, he finished 5th.
It's been a good five days for Harley who had double success earlier in the week on Times In Anatefka for trainer Adrian Brendan Joyce.