Horse Racing Blogs

Investec Derby at Epsom Key Race Trends - 3 June 2017

May 20th, 2017 at 19:35 Robmull on Horse Racing 7 comments 185 views

The Investec Derby is scheduled to be run on Saturday, 3 June 2016 at Epsom and is the premier Classic race of the season. This Group 1 classic is run 1 mile , 4 furlongs and 6 yards over the enigmatic switchback course and is open to 3 year old entire colts (geldings are ineligible) and fillies, albeit it is unusual for the fairer sex to participate, as they normally contest …

Investec Oaks at Epsom Key Race Trends - 2 June 2017

May 19th, 2017 at 11:40 Robmull on Horse Racing 0 comments 112 views

The Investec Oaks is scheduled to be run on Friday, 2 June 2016 at Epsom and is the third Classic race of the season. This Group 1 classic is run over 1 mile, 4 furlongs and 6 yards and is open 3 year old fillies only. With an average field size of just under 12 runners during the past decade, many of whom will be attempting 12 furlongs for the first …

The Yorkshire Cup Trends & Selections

May 15th, 2017 at 20:50 Micko70 on Horse Racing 4 comments 306 views

The Yorkshire Cup is a Group 2 flat race run over 1m 6f at Yorks Dante meeting in May. I have looked at 6 trends for the race, they are as follows, Age, Official Rating, Recent Runs, Year Runs, Distance & Group Form. 5 day decs - 1212-9 Quest For More(55) 7 9-6 Roger Charlton 117 1030-4 Big Orange(55) 6 9-1 Michael Bell 117 21757- Clever Cookie(252) 9 9-1 Peter Niven 109 11-4 Crimean Tatar(27) …

Pertemps Network Swinton Hurdle

May 12th, 2017 at 20:14 Micko70 on Horse Racing 0 comments 203 views

The Pertemps Network Swinton Hurdle is a Grade 3 Handicap Hurdle race run at Haydock Park in early May, it always attracts a strong field and 10 of the last 11 runnings have seen at least 16 runners take part. I have looked at the following trends for the race, Age, Weight, Recent Runs, Last Run, Year Runs, Year Wins & Graded Form. The horse/s that score the most from the trends …

My Horse Racing Thoughts & Selections for the Summer

May 10th, 2017 at 00:40 tbuckley on Horse Racing 17 comments 645 views

My Horse Racing Thoughts & Selections for the Summer The final whistle hasn't yet blown on the domestic football season but for my own personal football betting it definitely is game over and for the next few months my betting focus will purely be on the delights of what the flat turf racing season provides. I'm going to use this blog as the base for my racing thoughts & bets for …

188BET Chester Cup Trends and Selections (Updated 8th May)

May 5th, 2017 at 23:46 Micko70 on Horse Racing 0 comments 284 views

The Chester Cup is the main race run at the Chester May Meeting, which is the premier meeting of the year at the track, this year it will be run on Wednesday 10th May. It's run over a distance of 2 miles 2 furlongs and 140 yards and is one of the longest races run during the flat season I have looked at the last 10 runnings of the race and looked …

Finding Horse Racing Handicap Winners - A Few Ideas

May 4th, 2017 at 17:35 ulundi on Horse Racing 4 comments 353 views

Would you want to be the BHA official handicapper ? On the job satisfaction front it must be like searching for the Holy Grail. The aim, in every race to get all horses to run a dead heat, the impossible dream. So at the end of every day, the handicappers report should say , “ could do better”. One hopes that in the interest of their personal sanity that those …

Flat Racing Diary 2017 : May. Horses to follow, Classics and Royal Ascot Previews ( Updated May 17th)

May 3rd, 2017 at 18:11 The Market Man on Horse Racing 2 comments 341 views

The flat season is now underway and this blog will review those eye-catching performances, the potential improvers and possible big race winners. Monthly blogs, updated weekly, hoping to identify those horses with potential to win at the big meetings like Royal Ascot and offer some value in the antepost markets. Horses To Follow : Dabyah : Trained by John Gosden, won 3 of her 4 starts to date, classy front runner Much …

Horse Racing Trainers To Follow In May (AW)

May 1st, 2017 at 22:54 Scratville on Horse Racing 0 comments 133 views

The AW scene takes a back seat with the turf season getting into top gear but there are still be plenty of meetings to go at and plenty of trainers using the AW whilst others focus on the turf. RICHARD HANNON (ALL) He's in the turf blog with his 2 and 3 year olds, its all his runners on the AW that produce winners in May. (2013 are Hannon Snr figures). 2013 …

Horse Racing Trainers To Follow In MAY (NH)

May 1st, 2017 at 01:56 Scratville on Horse Racing 4 comments 204 views

The start of the 2017-18 NH season and the summer jumps throws up a few old faces who specialise in getting winners at this time of year. The blog stands at around +£110 LSP at present which is really good. Last May gave us +£22.68 LSP, lets hope for more of the same. NICKY HENDERSON (CHASE) Champion trainer and blog regular, I was surprised his figures are so good in …

Horse Racing Trainers To Follow In MAY (FLAT TURF)

Apr 30th, 2017 at 22:51 Scratville on Horse Racing 26 comments 552 views

With the Guineas just around the corner the Turf season starts proper, after another profitable month in April we sit around +£110 LSP for the year. Last May was a profitable month largely due to the turf runners who provided in excess of +£16 points profit. We have trainers back from last year and a few newbies beside. RICHARD HANNON (2 & 3 year olds) Back from last year where …

QIPCO 1000 Guineas at Newmarket Key Race Trends - 7 May 2017

Apr 25th, 2017 at 13:20 Robmull on Horse Racing 0 comments 578 views

The QIPCO 1000 Guineas is scheduled to be run on Sunday, 7 May 2016 on the Rowley Mile course at Newmarket and is the second Classic race of the season. This Group 1 classic is run over a straight 1 mile course and is open 3 year old fillies only. With an average field size of just over 16 runners during the past decade, many of whom will be making their …