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Betfred Ebor Handicap at York Key Race Trends - 26 August 2017

Jul 27th, 2017 at 12:03 Robmull on Horse Racing 12 comments 864 views

The Betfred Ebor is a Class 2 Heritage Handicap for runners aged 3 years and older, which is run over 1 mile, 5 furlongs and 188 yards at York on Saturday, 26 August 2017 and is traditionally the big betting race of the fourth and final day of the York Ebor Festival. With an average field size of just under 19 runners during the past decade, the Betfred Ebor often provides …

William Hill St Leger Stakes at Doncaster Key Race Trends - 16 September 2017

Aug 8th, 2017 at 10:47 Robmull on Horse Racing 4 comments 660 views

The William Hill St Leger Stakes is scheduled to be run on Saturday, 16 September 2016 at Doncaster and is the final UK Classic race of the season, which is run over 1 mile, 6 furlongs and 115 yards and is open to entire colts (geldings are ineligible) and fillies. During the past decade, 2 market leaders have obliged for a level stake loss of 2.25 pts, whilst 4 of …

St Leger Stakes at Doncaster - a GREAT race with 200+ years of rich history - Updated trainer, jockey & Winner + Places SP statistics

Aug 14th, 2017 at 18:00 tbuckley on Horse Racing 5 comments 538 views

St Leger Stakes at Doncaster - a GREAT race with 200+ years of rich history - Updated trainer, jockey & Winner + Places SP statistics For me personally there is nothing in the horse racing calendar that matches being at Doncaster on Town Moor to enjoy St Leger day and of course the St Leger itself, watching a selection of the finest staying 3 year olds at their matured best …

Gigaset International Stakes Trends (Updated with qualifiers)

Jul 24th, 2017 at 19:24 Micko70 on Horse Racing 0 comments 481 views

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 …

SkyBet Dash Trends (Updated with qualifiers)

Jul 24th, 2017 at 19:37 Micko70 on Horse Racing 0 comments 474 views

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 …

Qatar Stewards Cup trends (Updated on 3rd August)

Aug 2nd, 2017 at 23:39 Micko70 on Horse Racing 1 comments 469 views

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 …

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

Jul 31st, 2017 at 15:37 Scratville on Horse Racing 2 comments 362 views

After a poor July we sit at around +£200 for the year which puts us well on target to beat +£300 for the year for the first time. August is a little different this time around with Goodwood and Galway almost entirely in the month. We made a slight loss last August but there were some excellent performances from trainers that will be included again this year. MARK JOHNSTON …

2017/18 National Hunt 50 To Follow Part 1 ( Numbers 1 to 25 )

Aug 29th, 2017 at 19:20 The Executioner on Horse Racing 2 comments 342 views

It doesn't seem that long ago that we were all watching the festivals at Cheltenham, Aintree and Punchestown, well how time flies - and in a few weeks time the ' proper ' jumps season will be starting to get in to full swing once again. Much of my time over the summer is spent studying the form book and watching replay after replay of races from the jumps season …

2017/18 National Hunt 50 To Follow Part 2 ( Numbers 26 to 50 )

Aug 29th, 2017 at 21:10 The Executioner on Horse Racing 3 comments 330 views

It doesn't seem that long ago that we were all watching the festivals at Cheltenham, Aintree and Punchestown, well how time flies - and in a few weeks time the ' proper ' jumps season will be starting to get in to full swing once again. Much of my time over the summer is spent studying the form book and watching replay after replay of races from the jumps season …

Weatherbys Super Sprint (Updated with qualifiers)

Jul 19th, 2017 at 11:29 Micko70 on Horse Racing 0 comments 320 views

I have looked at the last 10 runnings of the race and looked at the following trends, Weight Recent Runs Last Time Out Runs Draw Born Weight 9 of the last 10 winners carried 9-00 or less Recent Runs 9 of the last 10 winners won 1 of their last 2 starts Last Run 8 of the last 10 winners had their last run in June Runs 7 of the last 10 winners had 2 or 3 career …

Market Rasens Betfred Summer Day (Updated with qualifiers)

Jul 18th, 2017 at 19:05 Micko70 on Horse Racing 2 comments 308 views

Market Rasen host a quality Summer jumps meeting on Saturday July 22nd with 3 Class 1 races, 2 of those i am covering in this blog. The first is the Betfred TV Summer Handicap Hurdle, which is a Class 1 listed race run over 2 miles & 148 yards and is open to all horses aged 3 or older. The race is due off at 2.10pm and will be screened live as …

Each Way Betting Advantages and Pitfalls for the Shrewd Tipster

Aug 1st, 2017 at 19:56 garethp1981 on Horse Racing 0 comments 277 views

There is a case recently where a punter placed a large number of multiple bets covering a range of horse in certain races and won a large amount of money. She is currently fighting her bookmaker through the courts because they have refused to pay out. It would seem that this is an extreme case of a punter taking advantage of “bad each way” bets and has provoked a debate …