March, 2011

Something better

I mnentioned three horses in my last blog post that would run over the next few days - in fact none of them are. Nationalism was pulled out of the Lincoln; Whey Sauce was withdrawn as the feeling was that she is not quite ready.
The worst news regarded Wear em out Wilf - he [...]

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Charity race

I finished small down at Cheltenham - some real ups and downs. I had a big bet on Alberta’s Run with seconds to go having barely looked at the race - that was the main up. The biggest downer was on the Friday - I was planning to have a big bet on [...]

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Day 2

A fair start to the week with Hurricane Fly lining the coffers, but not as good as some. My brother-in-law had five winners including two at 10-1 - that’s a proper day.
The first race comes a little early for me so I’ll start with the 2:05;
2:05 : The top two in the market [...]

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Day 1

I’m blogging from my Blackberry today so will be brief;
Day 1 has become my favourite day in recent times as I like the Arkle as a betting heat and the Champion is a race that has been good to me in recent times. I’m just covering three races today.
I’ve studied historic Arkle form and [...]

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One to watch

Monster Munchie ran poorly at Lingfield finishing a well beaten third. It’s often the case with a headstrong horse that they don’t settle on their second run - Marine Boy was a good case in point. He ran a brilliant first race winning a 16 runner Newbury maiden by 7 lengths, but every [...]

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