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The Unibet Champion Hurdle Trends

Jan 21st, 2018 at 00:51 Horse Racing 0 comments

The Unibet Champion Hurdle is the highlight of day 1 and the championship race for all 2 mile hurdlers I have looked at the last 10 years of the race and looked at the following 6 trends, Age, Official Rating, Recent Runs, Year Runs, Grade & Last Time Out Age 7 of the last 10 winners were aged 6 or 7 Official Rating All of the last 10 winners were rated 157+ Recent Runs 8 of the …

Ultima Handicap Chase Trends

Jan 21st, 2018 at 00:48 Horse Racing 0 comments

The Ultima Handicap Chase is run on day 1 of the Festival and is the first handicap to be run at the meeting The race is run over 3 miles 1 furlong and i have looked at 7 trends for the race, they are Age, Weight, Official Rating, Recent Runs, Year Runs, Distance & Last Time Out Age 8 of the last 10 winners were aged 7 or 8 Weight 9 of the last 10 …

Racing Post Arkle Trophy Trends

Jan 21st, 2018 at 00:44 Horse Racing 0 comments

The Racing Post Arkle is the top race for novice chasers who love running over the minimum trip Some of the biggest names in the sport have ran in this race, and many of the runners will be back in future years, trying to win the pinnacle of the 2 mile scene, the Champion Chase I have looked at 6 trends for this years race, hopefully they will help pick out the …

SkyBet Supreme Novices Hurdle trends

Jan 21st, 2018 at 00:38 Horse Racing 0 comments

The SkyBet Supreme Novices Hurdle is the opening race of the 4 day Cheltenham Festival, it is also the race that see's the biggest roar from the crowd when the race gets underway, as it signals the start of the festival. This race is run over 2 miles & 1/2 furlong and i have looked at the last 10 runnings of the race. I have looked at 6 trends for the race, …

Free Tips and Trends For The OLBG Mares Hurdle at Doncaster

Jan 15th, 2018 at 21:43 Horse Racing 0 comments

Doncaster stage the 5th race of the 2017/2018 OLBG Mares hurdle series in January. Race 1 was run at Wetherby on Saturday 4th November, the race was run over 2 miles and was won by La Bague Au Roi, who was sent off the 10/11 favourite. Race 2 was run at Kempton on Monday 27th November, the race was run over 3 miles and 1/2 furlong and again was won by La …

Manchester City v Newcastle United preview & selections from a Newcastle fan

Jan 15th, 2018 at 21:36 Premier League 0 comments

Newcastle United Preview and Selections from a Newcastle United Fan Will Man City drop points for only the 2nd time at home this season? Can Newcastle better the 1-0 defeat they suffered at home? Match Preview Man City have only dropped points at home in the league once this season, that was when Everton grabbed a 1-1 draw in Man City's first home game of the season. Man City have won all 10 home …

The Bar One Racing Dan Moore Memorial Handicap Chase

Jan 9th, 2018 at 21:09 Horse Racing 0 comments

The Bar One Racing Dan Moore Memorial Handicap Chase is now run in January at Fairyhouse, it has been run in January since 2013. Prior to that it was run in March or April, this is the reason why i have not looked at Season/Year Runs & Season/Year wins for the trends for this race. The race is a Grade A handicap chase run over 2 miles 1 & 1/2 furlongs …

Horse racing Tips and Trends For OLBG Mares Hurdle Ascot(Updated 17th January)

Jan 8th, 2018 at 19:29 Horse Racing 0 comments

Ascot stage the 4th race of the 2017/2018 OLBG Mares hurdle series in January. Race 1 was run at Wetherby on Saturday 4th November, the race was run over 2 miles and was won by La Bague Au Roi, who was sent off the 10/11 favourite. Race 2 was run at Kempton on Monday 27th November, the race was run over 3 miles and 1/2 furlong and again was won by La …

Newcastle United v Swansea City preview & selections from a Newcastle fan

Jan 6th, 2018 at 21:09 Premier League 0 comments

Newcastle United Preview and Selections from a Newcastle United Fan Can Newcastle do the double over Swansea? Will Swansea win only their 3rd away league game this season? Match Preview Newcastle United beat Swansea City on the road earlier in the season and have just won back to back away Premier League games and will feel confident of beating a side who have scored only 13 Premier League goals so far this season. Swansea …

Stoke City v Newcastle United Preview & Selections from a Newcastle fan

Dec 28th, 2017 at 13:31 Premier League 0 comments

Newcastle United Preview and Selections from a Newcastle United Fan Can Newcastle win away again after winning at West Ham? Will Stoke make it 6 home wins on the trot against Newcastle here? Match Preview Stoke City have won the last 5 meetings at home to Newcastle, 3 of those were by the same 1-0 scoreline Newcastle have only won here twice in their last 16 visits Newcastle might have only won 2 of …

Newcastle United v Brighton & Hove Albion Preview & Selections from a Newcastle fan

Dec 25th, 2017 at 19:56 Premier League 0 comments

Newcastle United Preview and Selections from a Newcastle United Fan Will Newcastle beat Brighton at home like they did last season? Can Brighton score their first away league goal in 4 games? Match Preview Newcastle United did the double over Brighton last season when both sides were in the championship, but Brighton won the fixture at their place earlier in the season Newcastle have only won 2 of the last meetings between the sides and …

Newcastle United v Man City Preview & Selections from a Newcastle fan

Dec 20th, 2017 at 20:42 Premier League 0 comments

Newcastle United Preview and Selections from a Newcastle United Fan Can Newcastle be only the 2nd side to get something from Man City? Man City have scored 24 goals on the road in the league, how many will they score here? Man City are 9 out of 9 on the road in the league, when will they slip up? Match Preview Newcastle have not won any of the last 19 league meetings between the sides …

West Ham United v Newcastle United Preview & Selections from a Newcastle fan

Dec 18th, 2017 at 20:44 Premier League 0 comments

Newcastle United Preview and Selections from a Newcastle United Fan Can Newcastle climb out of the bottom 3? Can Newcastle end their London hoodoo? Will West Ham reverse the 3-0 defeat earlier in the season? Match Preview West Ham United climbed out of the relegation after their 3-0 win at Stoke last weekend, this win for the hammers put Newcastle United in the relegation zone after they lost 1-0 at Arsenal. After 1 win in …

Coral Welsh National 20 year trends early look (Updated 5th January)

Dec 11th, 2017 at 20:53 Horse Racing 3 comments

The Coral Welsh National is a Grade 3 Handicap Chase and as usual is run on December 27th at Chepstow racecourse, although the 2010, 2012 & 2015 runnings took place in January of the following year due unsafe ground and the meeting being called off. The race is run over 3 miles 5 & 1/2 furlongs and 22 fences are due to be run in the race. As i write this, there …

OLBG Mares Series The Road To Cheltenham - next stop is Cheltenham

Dec 11th, 2017 at 20:10 Horse Racing 1 comments

Cheltenham stage the 3rd race of the 2017/2018 OLBG Mares hurdle series in December. Race 1 was run at Wetherby on Saturday 4th November, the race was run over 2 miles and was won by La Bague Au Roi, who was sent off the 10/11 favourite. Race 2 was run at Kempton on Monday 27th November, the race was run over 3 miles and 1/2 furlong and again was won by La …

Arsenal v Newcastle United Preview and Selections from a Newcastle United Fan

Dec 11th, 2017 at 20:08 Premier League 0 comments

Newcastle United Preview and Selections from a Newcastle United Fan Arsenal have won the last 9 meetings, they are well odds on to win again Newcastle have scored 6 goals in last 9 meetings, will they score here? Match Preview Arsenal have won 21 of their last 26 Premier League games at home, in contrast, Newcastle United have won only 1 of their last 19 on the road in the Premier League Newcastle have …

Newcastle United v Everton Preview and Selections from a Newcastle United Fan

Dec 5th, 2017 at 22:00 Premier League 0 comments

Newcastle United v Everton Preview and Selections from a Newcastle United Fan Newcastle have only won 1 of last 9 meetings, will they lose again? Everton have scored in the last 11 meetings, will that continue here? Match Preview Newcastle are on a 6 games winless run, although they will have played Leicester after writing this. Newcastle have only scored 1 goal in their last 3 home league games and lost their last …

Newcastle United v Leicester City preview from a Newcastle fan

Dec 4th, 2017 at 21:31 Premier League 0 comments

Newcastle United Preview and Selections from a Newcastle United Fan Can Newcastle score for the first time in 5 meetings? Will Leicester make it 5 wins on the trot in all competitions? Match Preview Newcastle United are on a run of 6 league games without a win and they need the points here to keep themselves above the drop zone Newcastle have failed to score in the last 4 meetings between the sides Newcastle …

The Ladbrokes Trophy Chase Trends and early selections (Updated December 1st)

Nov 27th, 2017 at 20:46 Horse Racing 0 comments

The Ladbrokes Trophy Chase Trends is formally known as the Hennessy Gold Cup and is run at Newbury racecourse at the beginning of December The race is a Class 1, Grade 3 handicap chase, open to all horses aged 4 or older and is run over a trip of 3 miles, 1 furlong and 214 yards Some of the biggest names in racing have won the race in recent times, including Cheltenham …

Chelsea v Newcastle United from a Newcastle supporter

Nov 27th, 2017 at 20:10 Premier League 0 comments

Newcastle United Preview and Selections from a Newcastle United Fan Can Newcastle overturn their current bad form? Will Chelsea make it 5 wins on the trot here against Newcastle? Match Preview Chelsea have picked up 10 points from their 6 home league games this season, both Burnley and Manchester City won at Stamford Bridge, whilst Arsenal picked up a 0-0 draw Chelsea have won the last 4 meetings here, scoring 14 goals and …

The RandoxHealth Becher Chase & 188bet Grand Sefton Chase trends (Updated 4th December)

Nov 21st, 2017 at 23:02 Horse Racing 2 comments

Saturday December 9th see's Aintree host it's 2 big Grand National trials over the great fences. The Randox Health Becher Handicap Chase is run over 3 miles 1 furlong & 188 yards and is a class 1 Grade 3 Chase. The 188BET.co.uk Grand Sefton Handicap Chase is run over 2 miles 5 furlongs & 19 yards and is a class 2 race. I have looked at the last 10 runnings of each race …

West Bromwich Albion v Newcastle United Preview from a Newcastle fan

Nov 21st, 2017 at 22:18 Premier League 0 comments

West Bromwich Albion v Newcastle United Preview and Selections from a Newcastle United Fan Can West Brom win their first home league game after Pulis departure? The last 4 meetings here have all seen under 2.5 goals, will this follow? Match Preview West Brom won their opening 2 league games of the season but have not win since, which lead to the departure of Tony Pulis West Brom have picked up just 3 …

Horse Racing Tips and Trends For The OLBG Mares Hurdle at Kempton (Updated selection)

Nov 21st, 2017 at 18:10 Horse Racing 7 comments

OLBG have been the sponsor of the Mares series or races since 2008 and have helped develop the growth of Mares only racing in the UK & Ireland. For the Cheltenham Festival we will have a dedicated Cheltenham Festival Site, which includes bookmaker offers, the £1000 tipping competition and the live streaming of the Cheltenham Preview Night. Willie Mullins has won 8 of the 10 running's of the marquee race and …

Newcastle United v Watford Preview from a Newcastle fan

Nov 20th, 2017 at 19:30 Premier League 0 comments

Newcastle United v Watford Preview and Selections from a Newcastle United Fan Can Newcastle bounce back from 3 straight defeats? Watford have won the last 3 meetings, can they win again? Match Preview Newcastle United have lost 2 of their 6 home premier league games this season, they lost their opening game against Tottenham 2-0 and lost their last game 1-0 against Bournemouth. They have now lost their last 3 league games and …

Unibet Greatwood Hurdle Trends & Selections, an early look

Nov 13th, 2017 at 22:05 Horse Racing 4 comments

The Unibet Greatwood Hurdle is the highlight of the last day of the Cheltenham November meeting, its a Grade 3 Handicap Hurdle run over 2 miles and 87 yards and is run on the old course. 24 runners is the maximum allowed to run in the race and we have 23 declared at the 5 day stage, so they will all run if entered by connections The trends i have …

Manchester United v Newcastle United point of view from a Newcastle United fan

Nov 12th, 2017 at 22:05 Premier League 2 comments

Newcastle United Preview and Selections from a Newcastle United Fan Newcastle have kept 2 clean sheets in their last 3 visits, can they do say again?, 7/1 says they will Romelu Lukaku has failed to score in his last 4 league games, will he find the net here? 13/19 says he will Will Newcastle be the first league side to score at Old Trafford this season? 6/5 is on offer that they will Match …

Betvictor Gold Cup Trends and Selections Early Look

Nov 12th, 2017 at 20:24 Horse Racing 0 comments

The Betvictor Gold Cup is the highlight of the 3 day Cheltenham in the middle of November, its a Grade 3 Handicap Chase run over 2 miles 4 furlongs and 78 yards and is run on the old course. 20 runners is the maximum allowed to run in the race and the last 12 runnings have attracted at least 16 runners The trends i have looked at are Age, Weight, …

Betfred November Handicap Tips and Trends (Updated 9th November)

Nov 6th, 2017 at 20:30 Horse Racing 3 comments

The Betfred November Handicap brings us to the end of the flat turf season, the whole 7 race meeting is sponsored by Betfred and i have looked at the last 10 runnings of the November Handicap. The race is run over 1 mile & 4 furlongs at Doncaster racecourse and is open to all horses aged 3 or older it usually attracts a large field, last years final field of 15 …

World Cup 2018 Tips and Predictions For The Play Offs

Nov 1st, 2017 at 20:04 Other Football 2 comments

We now know which nations from Europe will be competing in Russia in 2018 apart from the 4 play off winners, i have had a look at all of the 8 nations in detail. The draw has thrown up the following ties - Northern Ireland v Switzerland Croatia v Greece Sweden v Italy Denmark v Republic of Ireland Northern Ireland v Switzerland 1st leg in Ireland on Thursday 9th November, with the return leg in Switzerland …

Newcastle United v Bournemouth preview from a Newcastle fan (Updated with bets)

Oct 29th, 2017 at 20:44 Premier League 5 comments

Newcastle United v Bournemouth Preview and Selections from a Newcastle United Fan Can Newcastle bounce back to winning ways? Can Bournemouth get back to back away wins for the first time since 2015? Match Preview Newcastle United host Bournemouth on Saturday 4th November, Newcastle lost their opening home game of the season but have picked up 10 points in their other 4 games. Newcastle have scored 7 goals at home and conceded 4 and …

The Old Roan Chase Trends

Oct 23rd, 2017 at 21:48 Horse Racing 2 comments

The Old Roan Chase is run at Aintree Racecourse on Sunday 29th October, it's run over 2 miles 3 furlongs and 200 yards and is a Grade 3 Handicap Chase. I have looked at the last 10 years of the race and looked at the following trends, Age, Weight, Official Rating, Recent Runs, Last Time Out, Year Runs, Year Wins & Distance. There are 24 horses declared for the race at the …

Burnley v Newcastle United from a Newcastle United fan (Updated with bets 26th October)

Oct 23rd, 2017 at 20:56 Premier League 0 comments

Burnley v Newcastle United Preview and Selections from a Newcastle United Fan Will this finish as a score draw for the 3rd time in a row? The stats show not many goals, is 8/13 for under 2.5 goals a good price? Match Preview Burnley host Newcastle United on Monday 30th October for a live TV game with an 8.00pm kick off. Burnley have picked up 5 points from 12 at home, they beat Crystal Palace …

Cheltenham Tips Showcase Meeting - A race by race guide (Updated 26th Oct)

Oct 17th, 2017 at 22:17 Horse Racing 2 comments

The Showcase meeting that starts Cheltenham's National Hunt season is a 2 day meeting taking place on Friday 27th & Saturday 28th October with each day set to have a 7 race card, starting at 2.00pm and finishing at 5.30pm. Many people regard this meeting as the official start of the National Hunt season, and for me it's a very long wait since Sandown in April and on a personal note, …

Newcastle United v Crystal Palace Preview

Oct 16th, 2017 at 13:35 Premier League 0 comments

Newcastle United v Crystal Palace Preview and Selections from a Newcastle United Fan Will Palace's poor away form continue? Can Newcastle get back to winning ways? Match Preview Newcastle host Crystal Palace this weekend and they will be looking to add to their home points tally of 7 points by picking up a win, Newcastle lost their opening home league game of the season when Tottenham won 2-0 but they have managed a result …

Southampton v Newcastle from a Newcastle fan (Updated with bets)

Oct 7th, 2017 at 21:58 Premier League 0 comments

Newcastle United v Tottenham Hotspur Preview and Selections from a Newcastle United Fan 5 of the last 7 meetings here have seen at least 3 goals, is the Even money a good price for it to happen again? Southampton have struggled to score at home, are they good value at odds on for the win? Match Preview Southampton have only scored 2 goals in their last 5 Premier League games and lost their …

Irish Cesarewitch Trends (Edited 7th October)

Oct 2nd, 2017 at 22:02 Horse Racing 0 comments

The Irish Cesarewitch Trends Blog The Irish Cesarewitch is a Premier Handicap flat race that takes place on Sunday October 8th at Navan for the first time after previously being held at the Curragh. The race is run over 2 miles and i have looked at the last 10 runnings of the race and looked at the following trends, Age, Weight, Official Rating, Recent Runs, Last Run, Year Runs & Year Wins A …

JT McNamara Ladbrokes Munster National Trends (Updated 7th October)

Oct 2nd, 2017 at 21:28 Horse Racing 4 comments

JT McNamara Ladbrokes Munster National Trends Blog The JT McNamara Ladbrokes Munster National is a Grade A Handicap chase that takes place on Sunday October 8th at Limerick. The race is run over 3 miles and i have looked at the last 10 runnings of the race and looked at the following trends, Age, Weight, Official Rating, Recent Runs, Last Run, Year Runs, Year Wins & Distance. Older horses have a terrible record …

Newcastle United v Liverpool preview & selections from a Newcastle fan (Updated 26th Sept)

Sep 25th, 2017 at 21:44 Premier League 0 comments

Newcastle United v Liverpool Preview and Selections from a Newcastle United Fan Are Newcastle are overpriced at 21/5? 7 of last 10 meetings here have seen over 2.5 goals Match Preview Newcastle have won 3 of their 6 games to date and if they keep scoring points in this manner, they will end up on 57 points this season and see a top half finish, however, they have only played Tottenham of any serious …

Brighton & Hove Albion v Newcastle United preview & selections from a Newcastle fan

Sep 18th, 2017 at 22:42 Premier League 0 comments

Brighton & Hove Albion v Newcastle United Preview and Selections from a Newcastle United Fan Newcastle done the double over Brighton last season, can they win again? Newcastle are looking for 4 Premier League wins on the trot, 7/4 looks tempting Match Preview Brighton host Newcastle in what will be their 3rd home game of the season, they lost 2-0 to Man City in their opening home league game of the season and beat …

Dubai Duty Free Handicap Trends (Updated 23rd Sept)

Sep 10th, 2017 at 22:42 Horse Racing 1 comments

Dubai Duty Free Handicap Trends Blog The Dubai Duty Free Handicap is run at Newbury racecourse in the middle of September, it's a class 2 handicap The race is run over 1m 2f and the winner received over £46,000 in 2016 2 age groups have won 9 of the last 10 runnings, will this continue? Horses carrying 9-02 or less have a great record Trends Age 9 of the last 10 winners were aged 3 or 4 …

Ayr Gold Cup Trends

Sep 10th, 2017 at 22:25 Horse Racing 3 comments

Ayr Gold Cup Trends Blog The Ayr Gold Cup is the biggest race run in Scotland during the turf flat season, it's a class 2 handicap sponsored by William Hills. The race is run over 6 furlongs and carries a first prize of over £124,000, some of the best handicap sprinters in the Britain run in this race. 2 age groups have won 7 of the last 10 runnings, will this continue? Horses carrying …

Newcastle United v Stoke City preview & selections from a Newcastle fan

Sep 10th, 2017 at 21:58 Premier League 2 comments

Newcastle United v Stoke City Preview and Selections from a Newcastle United Fan Can Newcastle keep 3 clean sheets on the trot? Can Stoke continue there 3 match unbeaten run? Will this game see many goals, unlike the last 5 meetings Match Preview Newcastle host Stoke City on Saturday 16th September, Newcastle have won their last 2 league games to nil, whilst Stoke are unbeaten in 3 league games. Most football tipsters will probably …

Swansea City v Newcastle United preview & selections from a Newcastle fan

Sep 2nd, 2017 at 22:10 Premier League 0 comments

Swansea City v Newcastle United Preview and Selections from a Newcastle United Fan Newcastle need to improve on their 1 point from last 4 visits Swansea have only lost 2 of their last 9 home Premier League games The Season so far Swansea will be looking for a much better performance than their opening home game of the season when they lost 4-0 against Manchester United Swansea have picked up 4 points from their …

Newcastle United v West Ham United preview & selections from a Newcastle fan

Aug 21st, 2017 at 21:56 Premier League 0 comments

Newcastle United v West Ham United Preview and Selections from a Newcastle United Fan Can West Ham improve on their record of 1 win in last 13 visits Both sides have scored in only 2 of the last 9 meetings Match Preview Our 2nd Premier League game of the season see's us host West Ham United at St James Park. Most football tipsters will probably expect Newcastle United to grab all the points here. …

Huddersfield Town v Newcastle United preview & selections from a Newcastle fan (Updated 15th August)

Aug 13th, 2017 at 20:38 Premier League 1 comments

Huddersfield Town v Newcastle United Preview and Selections from a Newcastle United Fan Can Huddersfield continue where they left off last week Can Newcastle bounce back from an opening day defeat at home to Tottenham Match Preview Our 1st Premier League away game of the season see's us visit last seasons Championship play off winners, Huddersfield Town at the John Smiths Stadium. I suspect most tipsters could well be divided regarding the outcome …

Newcastle United v Tottenham Hotspur preview & selections from a Newcastle fan (Updated 9th Aug)

Aug 5th, 2017 at 13:25 Premier League 7 comments

Newcastle United v Tottenham Hotspur Preview and Selections from a Newcastle United Fan 4 or more goals could be tempting at 9/4 Both teams to score looks appealing Are Newcastle United overpriced for the win? Match Preview Our 1st Premier League game of the season see's us host last seasons league runners up, Tottenham Hotspur at St James Park. Both teams would love to start the season with a positive result. Most football tipsters …

Qatar Stewards Cup trends (Updated on 3rd August)

Aug 2nd, 2017 at 23:39 Horse Racing 1 comments

The Qatar Stewards Cup is the biggest non group race run at the 5 day Glorious Goodwood meeting, it's run over 6 furlongs and run on the last day of the meeting. The race has a prize fund of well over £200,000 with the 2016 winner receiving over £150,000. William Haggis is the only trainer to have won the race more than once in the last 10 years, he has won it …

Newcastle United Ante Post 2017/2018

Jul 26th, 2017 at 22:18 Premier League 0 comments

As a Newcastle United Supporter, its great news to have the Toon army back in the promised land, even better with Rafa staying in charge. When we came back up last time round after relegation (2013/2014) we managed to finish 10th that season with 49 points, but i am hopeful we can reach the 50 point target this season. We start the season with a home game against Tottenham, whom we beat …

SkyBet Dash Trends (Updated with qualifiers)

Jul 24th, 2017 at 19:37 Horse Racing 0 comments

The Sky Bet Dash is a Class 2 Handicap run at York Racecourse on Saturday 29th July over a trip of 6 furlongs. The last 8 runnings of the race have seen at least 16 runners, hopefully we will see that again this year for EW backers. Keiron Fallon won the race in 3 consecutive years (2010, 2011 & 2012), and no other jockey has won the race more than once. 12 of …

Gigaset International Stakes Trends (Updated with qualifiers)

Jul 24th, 2017 at 19:24 Horse Racing 0 comments

The Gigaset International Stakes takes place on Saturday 29th July, the race is a class 2 Heritage Handicap and is run over 7 furlongs. The race usually attracts some very good horses and always has a big field, with all of the last 20 runnings of the race seeing at least 20 runners in the race. Mark Johnston has won 3 of the last 9 runnings, including in 2013 & 2014 when …