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Saturday October 21st Champions Day

Posted Saturday 10.45am

Good morning everyone. I am afraid the ground and the weather and the fact this is the third week of October have raised too may doubts for serious punting! 650 more words

Flat Racing

Champions Day QEII - Preview & Picks

3.15 Queen Elizabeth II Stakes, 1m, Group 1
Ribchester is undoubtedly a phenomenal horse. Richard Fahey’s best ever and one of the best milers we have seen in recent seasons. 447 more words

Thursday August 3rd Goodwood

Posted: Wednesday August 1st 5.30pm

 More Downs than Ups! No selections for Thursday for two reasons. Firstly with the ground going surely softer than soft, too many questions such as where will they race, who will act on it etc. 798 more words

Flat Racing

Latest Royal Ascot winners owe plenty to meeting's past heros and heroines

A look at this some of this year’s Royal Ascot winners and their pedigree connections with past performers at the Royal meeting.

The late and now even more lamented… 770 more words


Godolphin go Barney after day one treble

It was a dream day for Godolphin as the boys in blue notched up a 124-1 treble with BARNEY ROY’s sweet revenge over old foe Churchill in the St James Palace Stakes undoubtedly the icing on the cake. 808 more words


Royal Ascot - Day 1 Preview

14:30 – Queen Anne Stakes

RIBCHESTER is fancied to join an illustrious roll of honour that includes the mighty Frankel and claim this Royal Ascot curtain raiser. 1,103 more words


The big five: Ascot A-listers or Royal rejects?

Normally with an accumulator of short priced favourites, at least one of them manages to get beat. The heartbreak of Annie Power’s fall at the last in the Mares Hurdle at the 2015 Cheltenham Festival still lives fresh in the memory of most, so will  the bookmakers be laughing all the way to the bank once again at this year’s Royal meeting or will all the hotpots oblige and give us punters something to cheer about? 1,854 more words