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The Derby (Group 1)

A field of twelve go to post for this years Derby headed by Saxon Warrior a drifter in the market due to his inside draw in stall one and the soft ground after heavy thunderstorms have taken their toll through the week. 773 more words

Pattern Racing

The Derby – Preview & Picks

There may be other races billed as ‘the Derby’ but there is really only one Derby, all others are but pale imitations and the Derby at Epsom is the ultimate test of the three-yeasr-old colts. 1,727 more words

The Oaks – Preview & Picks

There may be other races billed as the Derby or the Oaks but they are all imitations and the supreme versions take place this weekend at Epsom, the ultimate races for the three-year-old fillies and colts over one of the most unique courses. 1,737 more words

The Price

The horses racing,
propelled by demons
flicking whips:
You bet I laugh
when one takes thousands
for a ride.


York Dante Festival: Thursday Selections

The second day of the Dante Festival at York is headlined by the Dante Stakes; Golden Horn was the last horse to win this and then follow up in the Derby, but this year’s field looks less than vintage and it’s hard to see any going on to do the double at Epsom.  709 more words

Virgil Van Dijk

Liverpool 2-1 Everton

Just a quick one,

Brilliant, simply brilliant – late goals like that is exactly what supporting Liverpool is about.

January 1st 2018, Liverpool complete a record transfer for defender Virgil Van Dijk, five days later and he’s already scored a Merseyside Derby winner at the Kop end.  171 more words

The Derby

Forget Coutinho, Tonight is About One Thing.

The Derby, Anfield, FA Cup third Round – Does it get much better?

No, so in my opinion we’ve not be talking about it enough! 342 more words

The Derby