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Horse Racing Trainers To Follow in July (All Weather)

Jul 1st, 2018 at 19:44 Scratville on Horse Racing 0 comments 132 views

The final installment of this months blog focuses on the sand, last July saw three of our five trainers show a nice profit which meant the AW part of the blog was the best performer. All of the profit makers return, there's another slightly tweaked returnee, two July newbies and a blog newbie. All Weather Trainers CHARLIE HILLS (2&3yo's) We'll start with last years best performer, he was very disappointing in last …

Horse Racing Trainers To Follow in July (The Irish Angle)

Jun 30th, 2018 at 23:07 Scratville on Horse Racing 1 comments 146 views

Plenty to go at over the water this month, four back from last July, a couple of old favorites and something from left field. In total we have two flat, two NH and one that doubles up on both. Irish Flat JONNY MURTAGH (3yo+) We'll start with the best performing flat trainer from last July, he gave +£5.00 LSP with his runners. 2014 4/12 33% +£ 9.50 2015 1/13 8% +£ 8.00 2016 7/16 44% …

Horse Racing Trainers To Follow In July (GB National Hunt)

Jun 30th, 2018 at 12:27 Scratville on Horse Racing 0 comments 128 views

The second part of this months blog concentrates on summers jumpers, it was a mixed bag last year but a small overall profit largely due to the one returnee, and we'll start right there. NH GB EVAN WILLIAMS (HURDLERS) Slightly different from last year where we had all his horses, he provided +£9.00 LSP, however, all his winners were hurdlers and looking back at the stats the majority of his winners and profit …

Horse Racing Trainers To Follow in July (GB Turf)

Jun 29th, 2018 at 10:29 Scratville on Horse Racing 0 comments 230 views

After a desperately disappointing June we are back behind the eight ball for the year to the tune of about (£40) LSP, I'll update with the exact figure at the end of the month. Plenty to go at this month between the 4 blogs but its well spread, we have 7 flat trainers of interest with just 3 back from last July. We also have 1 day of …

Five horses to follow at Royal Ascot

Jun 18th, 2018 at 16:37 sportingsamcan on Horse Racing 0 comments 427 views

Royal Ascot is upon us and offers racing fans one of the best weeks in the sport. A truly global event with stories created that will stay with us for years. We are going to look at five horses running this week that you need to be backing. Chelsea Cloisters Chelsea Cloisters has been one of the ante post punts of the week already having moved from an opening price of …

Royal Ascot Favourite Statistics for Handicaps

Jun 5th, 2018 at 13:29 nors on Horse Racing 0 comments 363 views

In the last 8 years since 2010 there have been 61 handicaps during the Royal Ascot meeting. Of those 61 races 12 favourites have won. That is a strike rate of just under 20%. The average starting price of each winner of a handicap is as follows. Average Starting Prices     Royal Hunt Cup   20 Wokingham   14.4 Britannia   13.3 Duke Of Edinburgh   10.7 Wolferton   9.9 King George V Stakes   9.6 Sandringham   8.7 Ascot Stakes   8.25 You can see that the Royal …

Horse Racing Trainers To Follow In June (AW)

Jun 1st, 2018 at 02:26 Scratville on Horse Racing 0 comments 260 views

Just three trainers to follow on the AW this month and all three were in the blog last year giving a total of +£12 LSP, its not going to change the world but in addition to the other three branches of the blog should add to our June haul. GB AW SAEED BIN SUROOR (ALL) This will be his third year running in the AW June blog, with profits in each of the …

Horse Racing Trainers To Follow In June (The Irish Angle)

Jun 1st, 2018 at 01:56 Scratville on Horse Racing 0 comments 229 views

A small but select bunch this month from the Emerald Isle, an old favourite, a returnee who boasted +£30 LSP last June and a master of the flat. I've put these in a separate blog as I didn't want to clog the other blogs up with too many trainers (especially the flat). NH HENRY DE BROMHEAD (ALL) Waterford trainer who had four double figure priced winners amongst his Seven winners last June. …

Horse Racing Trainers To Follow In June (NH)

May 31st, 2018 at 23:36 Scratville on Horse Racing 2 comments 401 views

Summer jumping, this month see's the return to the blog of a trainer that first got me interested in this kind of betting, along with him we have the two "big guns" as part of five back from last month and a newbie to the June blog. NH GB NICKY HENDERSON (ALL) The first "Big Gun", back from last year and +£9.00 LSP. 2014 8/21 38% …

Horse Racing Trainers To Follow In June (GB FLAT TURF)

May 31st, 2018 at 20:46 Scratville on Horse Racing 7 comments 612 views

A big month ahead with the Derby, Oaks and Royal Ascot just around the corner. After a fantastic May we sit around +£130 LSP for the year and June last year was as good as it gets with almost +£130 LSP. As you can imagine plenty return from last month, in total we have 10 GB Flat turf trainers, so plenty to go at. Flat Turf GB AIDEN O'BRIEN …

Royal Ascot Trainer Trends and Tips

May 30th, 2018 at 12:29 nors on Horse Racing 4 comments 530 views

The following trainers are worth noting in Royal Ascot Handicaps this June. Mark Johnston. John Gosden. Sir Michael Stoute. Saeed Bin Suroor. Trainers who have had 5 or more placed horses in Handicaps over the last 8 years at Royal Ascot You do not really associate Bin Suroor, Gosden, Stoute, with handicap success, but the figures from the last 8 years (since 2010) at Royal Ascot tell a different story. Remember these are for placed …

Royal Ascot 10 Year Trends - The Handicaps (Updated 22nd June)

May 22nd, 2018 at 19:21 Micko70 on Horse Racing 5 comments 1053 views

During the 5 day Royal meeting, there are 7 handicaps run and i have looked at the last 10 year runnings of all 8 of them and looked at the following trends - Age, Weight, Official Rating, Recent Runs, Last Time Out, Year Runs, Year Wins, Distance & Draw (for races on the straight course) Some of the races are for 3yo's only, so the age trend was ignored and the …