London Gold Cup

If you were watching the racing from Newbury on ITV on Saturday you would probably have heard Ed Chamberlain extol the virtues of the London Gold Cup Handicap and seen the stats regarding the classy horses coming out of the race. It’s long been a great pointer to future winners and a race I always[…]

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Hambleton Handicap (4.05 York)

The Hambleton handicap is a Listed contest run over a mile for horses aged 4yo and over. THE STATS (2006 – 2016) AllĀ of the last 11 winners have been aged 4-7yo All of the last 11 winners were rated 105 or less All of the last 11 winners were Irish or GB Bred All of[…]

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Saturday Handicaps

THE VICTORIA CUP – 7F HANDICAP (ASCOT 4.00) THE STATS (LAST 18 YEARS AT ASCOT) All 27 bottom-weights have been beaten Just 1 winner and 6 places from 65 runners came from the over 6yo age band Just 1 winner sported headgear (visor) from 66 such runners Just 2 winners from 100 runners had their[…]

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The Chester Cup

Word of warning! Variance has struck with a vengeance and I’m currently experiencing a really, really bad run of form. It’s the main reason I’ve not been posting recently as I’m trying to ride out the storm! It’s been apparent for a couple of weeks (bad luck, bad riding, badly drawn horses and undoubtedly some[…]

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TTS Rebooted

For those keen TTS followers amongst you, you’ll be glad to know I have updated and released the latest Guide for this Summer’s Flat Season. 2017 SUMMER FLAT SEASON TTS – STARTS SATURDAY MAY 6TH For this Guide I’ve concentrated on the Handicaps and stayed away from the big tracks as it’s probably safe to[…]

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London Calling

Selfie #14: Stamford Bridge Selfie #15: The Emirates Selfie #16: White Hart Lane Selfie #17: Queen Elizabeth Stadium   147 total views, 2 views today

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The Final Frontier…

Day 6 and we were off to the National Space Centre. Yes, the UK really does have a National Space Centre. You can find it down a side street in Leicester if you fancy a cracking day out. We spent an afternoon looking at the exhibitions, watching space videos and learning about the Big Bang.[…]

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