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Cheltenham Festival 2018: Top five iconic memories

Mar 3rd, 2018 at 13:11 sportingsamcan on Horse Racing 5 comments 777 views

The Cheltenham Festival has given us some sensational moments over the years, we take a look at five of the most iconic moments ever seen at Prestbury Park. Make sure you also take a moment to check out our five golden rules to follow at the Cheltenham Festival here Annie Power makes Champion return The OLBG mares race has seen plenty of drama over the years, no moment is ever likely to match …

The 2018 Grand National - Pinstickers And Betting Tips Guide

Apr 9th, 2018 at 19:55 Gman84 on Horse Racing 4 comments 1190 views

It’s nearly that time of year again when regularly punters are joined by anyone and everyone to take a shot at the horse race that grabs everyone’s attention - The Randox Health Grand National!   Going through the 40 runners can be a bit of a nightmare but fear not, this blog is here to take away that pain for you with a pinstickers guide to all the runners.  Below you’ll find …

The 32Red Lincoln 10 Year Trends (5 day update)

Mar 18th, 2018 at 14:04 Micko70 on Horse Racing 3 comments 766 views

The 32Red Lincoln is the annual curtain raiser to the start of the flat season, the race is run at Doncaster over a mile and is open to all horses aged 4 or older. I have looked at 12 different trends and the returned SP's of the first 4 home in the last 10 runnings, i have left out 2 trends, so will be looking at 10 different trends and also …

Cheltenham Festival 2018: Five horses that could steal the headlines

Mar 1st, 2018 at 10:19 sportingsamcan on Horse Racing 3 comments 917 views

The Cheltenham Festival is just days away, we take a look at five horses that could hit the headlines if they end up in the winners enclosure. we have visiting several racing yards in the lead up to the Cheltenham Festival you can read all about my visit to Nicky Henderson's yard right here Douvan Top price of 9/2 to win the Queen Mother Champion Chase If we cast our minds back …

Aintree Grand National Festival Handicap Trends

Apr 2nd, 2018 at 20:31 Micko70 on Horse Racing 2 comments 1221 views

There are 7 handicap races held over the 3 day Grand National meeting at Aintree in April. I have looked at the important trends on all 7 races, but only 6 will be found on this blog. I have already written a trends blog on the Grand National, and you can find a link to that blog further down this blog. I have looked at the following trends for the races …

Horse Racing Trainers To Follow In April (GB NH)

Mar 30th, 2018 at 12:11 Scratville on Horse Racing 2 comments 190 views

A really good Cheltenham and a great end to the month resulting in +£61 LSP in March puts us on the road to recovery after a poor start to the year. We uncovered some little gems last April especially in the Flat Turf part of the blog and overall we had a +£23 LSP for. We have plenty to go at this month so I've broken the blog into 4 …

Horse Racing Trainers To Follow In March (NH)

Feb 28th, 2018 at 19:04 Scratville on Horse Racing 2 comments 343 views

It hasn't been the best start to the year but Cheltenham is around the corner and I can't help but being excited. We had a fantastic March last year especially with NH trainers who provided +£67.00 LSP and we're going for it again this year. Loads of trainers back from last year and a few more besides, it's going to be a busy month and I can't wait. NH …

Nicky Henderson Cheltenham Festival Stable Tour & Another Ante Post Bet

Feb 20th, 2018 at 18:06 sportingsamcan on Horse Racing 2 comments 605 views

We joined the press visiting Nicky Henderson's media day, Seven Barrows was buzzing as camera crews to racing journalists all had eyes focused on the champion trainer. We take a look at three of his horses that came under the microscope of those in attendance and share just some of the OLBG tipsters views on them. Altior In Great Shape After his successful return to action after a wind op it …

Betfred Grand National Trial Trends & Selections

Feb 13th, 2018 at 19:43 Micko70 on Horse Racing 2 comments 768 views

The Betfred Grand National Trial is run in February at Haydock Park over a trip of 3 miles 4 & 1/2 furlongs The race is classed as a Grade 3 chase and carries a prize of just under £57,000 I have looked at 9 different trends for the race, they are Age, Weight, Official Rating, Recent Runs, Last Run, Season Runs (Since November 1st), Season Wins (Since November 1st), Distance & Class. Betfred …

OLBG Grand National Price It Up Special

Apr 12th, 2018 at 00:21 sportingsamcan on Horse Racing 1 comments 282 views

Whilst we cover racing in daily PriceItUp bets (and will have them for each day of Aintree) we love a big event special. Who can forget the 60/1 Superbowl bet that had us waking the entire house up in the small hours, last week we were one leg off a 55/1 winner in the Masters Golf at Augusta. That's enough about past efforts lets explain the 16/1 shot for the …

Cheltenham Day One: Race by race guide

Mar 7th, 2018 at 08:35 sportingsamcan on Horse Racing 1 comments 916 views

We are so close to the biggest four days in racing, day one of the Cheltenham Festival we are still full of hope and have the entire Festival in front of us. We preview every race on day one using video form, stats and OLBG members tip comments to find you the winners. The Supreme Novice The race that starts everything off with the roar, as Supreme Novices go this looks a fairly …