The Friday of the event didn’t bode well for the weekend’s racing with the weather curtailing all chances of practice runs for the pilots, and indeed threatening their chances at even arriving at the location. 464 more words
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After a crackingweek at Cheltenham last week the National Hunt bandwagon rolls on with the showpiece chase of the day : The Betfair Chase. I always remember how awesome Kauto Star was in this when he won it for the final time, he murdered them in a performance that will always stay with me, he was magnificent that day! 431 more words
Keith Lemon (above) ITV’s Morning Line Presenter?
A few little comments on the weeks racing before I select today’s bets.
a) Are we heading towards an era of superstar national hunt horses as stated in the Racing Post or are the top horses looking better than they should due to only being in a couple (majority in one) of top stables and therefore kept away from competing against one another… 659 more words