Post-weekend update

So, another eventful (and unprofitable) weekend and time for a quick check on the betting (as much for my benefit as any readers who happen upon this post). Betting movements […]

Weekend racing

I’m taking a slightly different approach for Saturday with only a few decent races and some very short prices to contend with. Newcastle’s Eider Chase was first run in 1952 and is […]

Cheltenham update

Well, a lot has happened since I posted my initial selections on 7 February so it’s high time for an update. Tuesday Supreme Novices’ Hurdle Choice: Charli Parcs (6/1 -> 7/1) There […]

Weekend thoughts

Well I think that I need to take stock after last weekend’s events. My little home office has been improved immensely by a push and spin ashtray (reminiscent of my […]

Early Cheltenham selections

As usual, here are my thoughts about the championship and other leading races a little over a month before the Festival. If you are betting at this stage make sure […]

Great weekend coming

Cheltenham is coming and it’s not the Festival (yet). I’m very excited about this week’s racing and will be putting up a full preview after the decs tomorrow. For now, […]

Traditionally regarded as the best jumps day outside the Festival, although these days there are a few other contenders, this year’s Kempton card is superb. The current going is good […]

Aintree and Sandown

Tomorrow is one of my favourite days of the pre-Christmas National Hunt season because top quality races come thick and fast and the ground is normally suitable for some big […]

Hennessy day

I won’t be in the UK for the Hennessy Gold Cup at Newbury but I will be keeping a close eye on the card and hopefully accessing replays of the […]