Horse Racing Blogs

Nicky Henderson Cheltenham Festival Stable Tour & Another Ante Post Bet

Feb 20th, 2018 at 18:06 sportingsamcan on Horse Racing 2 comments 221 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 …

Tips For Every ITV Race From Kempton, Lingfield and Newcastle

Feb 23rd, 2018 at 17:34 sportingsamcan on Horse Racing 0 comments 230 views

We suffered a tricky week betting wise on the ITV races last week, the good news is we have plenty of action to enjoy today and have some big price suggestions for you. I spent the week visiting several racing yards in the lead up to the Cheltenham Festival you can see all about my visit to Nicky Henderson's yard right here If you are planning a bet at Kempton make …

The Cheltenham Countdown Blog visits Nigel Twiston-Davies Yard & Another Ante Post Suggestion

Feb 22nd, 2018 at 16:54 sportingsamcan on Horse Racing 0 comments 241 views

The Cheltenham based trainer is famously negative about his horses chances in races, for all he is famed for his double decker bus on the gallops and duffle coat, he should be respected for his record at the Festival which happens to be his local track. He rarely leaves the biggest four days in jumps racing without at least one winner and his current record stands at 17 Festival winners, …

Cheltenham Gold Cup Countdown - 3 weeks and counting (No 3 in a series)

Feb 22nd, 2018 at 15:20 geordieracer on Horse Racing 0 comments 109 views

3 weeks to go until the (in my book) biggest race of the National Hunt calendar. No, I don’t mean the Martin pipe conditional jockeys’ handicap hurdle, I mean the race before it. Nothing beats the Gold Cup in my book; it always has been and always should be the absolute pinnacle of the sport. As I have mentioned in earlier blogs I have a number of golden rules about betting …

Redemption day for big guns at Royal Ascot........First day thoughts

Jun 17th, 2013 at 23:04 Randy Rann on Horse Racing 3 comments 560 views

Three big reputations on the line............and it's in the first three races would you believe! GET READY FOR BLAST OFF! The night before, the big day looming, is always a nice time for a bit of reflection and all emotions are bubbling nicely on the eve of one of my favourite days racing of the year. Expectation and excitement are hand in hand less than twenty four hours before the blast off …

Cheltenham Countdown Continued Plus Weekend Reflections

Feb 19th, 2018 at 17:03 sportingsamcan on Horse Racing 0 comments 310 views

As we get even closer to the Festival we see less clues from races and await more news based information to come out of media days. OLBG will be at several yards in the coming weeks so make sure you keep your eyes peeled on our blogs and social media channels. We will review the weekend action then give you another Cheltenham Festival ante post bet for our ever growing …

Tips For Every Race On ITV from Newbury & Warwick

Feb 9th, 2018 at 12:03 sportingsamcan on Horse Racing 3 comments 349 views

After last weeks coverage of the Dublin Racing Festival we return to home shores to cover racing at Newbury and Warwick. If you enjoyed the Dublin Racing Festival as much as me you can see my views on horses to take out of last weeks big event here Right lets get on with finding those winners for the racing on ITV at Newbury and Warwick. Newbury 13.50 The Betfair Cash Out Handicap Hurdle Race …

Tips For Every ITV Race From Ascot, Haydock and Wincanton

Feb 16th, 2018 at 17:29 sportingsamcan on Horse Racing 0 comments 370 views

Last week the blog covered Newbury and Warwick and managed to land you an 8/1 winner. This week we take a look at all the ITV races you can enjoy live on TV. You can see my most recent reflections on last weeks racing and the impact on Cheltenham markets right here If you are planning a bet at Ascot make sure you check out this great offer from BetVictor Planning on having …

Runner by Runner Guide to the Betfair Chase at Ascot on Saturday

Feb 15th, 2018 at 08:18 sportingsamcan on Horse Racing 1 comments 369 views

The Betfair Chase at Ascot is going to be some race on Saturday. We have several high class chasers in the field for this race over two miles five furlongs at Ascot. For some in the field it offers them a chance of glory, others the opportunity to pick up a big prize at a fantastic track before they head on to Cheltenham next month. Runner By Runner Guide Top Notch heads …

Betfred Grand National Trial Trends & Selections

Feb 13th, 2018 at 19:43 Micko70 on Horse Racing 2 comments 639 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 …

2018 Randox Health Grand National Weights Preview and My Ante Post Tip

Feb 9th, 2018 at 13:00 The Executioner on Horse Racing 1 comments 561 views

Last week saw an entry of 105 horses for this year’s Grand National at Aintree, taking place on Saturday 14th April. It will be the 171st running of the world famous steeplechase with the winner taking home a whopping £500,000 prize for passing that famous winning post in front. Whilst it may not be the biggest entry numerically there can be no argument that it has a look of quality …

OLBG Land A 25/1 Horse Racing Price It Up Winner

Feb 12th, 2018 at 21:40 sportingsamcan on Horse Racing 0 comments 371 views

After the recent success of our Super Bowl final 60/1 winning PriceItUp the racing tipsters came up trumps on Monday with a massive 25/1 shout that landed after Star Attack the final leg won the 6.10 at Wolverhampton. Story of our 25/1 Price it up winner It all starts when we hit the app at around 9am, we check out what the most popular tips are and what the best tipsters …