October Stats

Stake –   75 points Profit –    70 points ROI   –    93 % Season to date Stake –     314 points Profit –       Read More

Caius Marcius to appreciate step up in trip

2.25 Aintree  CAIUS MARCIUS   2pts ew @ 25/1 I’m deserting Massini’s Trap who gave us an 80 point profit last year when winning this race at 25/1 in favour Read More

Without Limites to prove too much for rivals

3.10 Wexford  WITHOUT LIMITES   4pts @ 11/4 With dry weather forecast the ground is going to become very holding & this is going to turn into a right slog. Read More

Lovely Job can make short work of rivals

3.35 Aintree  LOVELY JOB   5pts @ 3/1 Many of these are a work -in-progress over fences & will come on for the run. I’m interested in another improver who Read More

Shinghari may have slipped under the radar

4.35 Ludlow  SHINGHARI  3pts ew @ 12/1 I think Somerset trainer Alex Dunn may have a well-handicapped hurdler on her hands in the shape of Shinghari. Picked up for what Read More

Saffron Prince can go one better

5.00 Plumpton  SAFFRON PRINCE  5pts @ 7/2  R4 With stable conditionals aboard two of the main protagonists, plus the other runner vying for favouritism 0-18 over fences, it might pay Read More

Bordeaux Bill value to make amends for last time fall

4.00 Market Rasen  BORDEAUX BILL   5pts @ 15/2 This is a much warmer novice chase than the three-runner race Brian Ellison won last year. This season he has two Read More

With rain forecast, Wolftrap can stake his claim

4.35 Wincanton  WOLFTRAP  7pts @ 4/1 R4 Most of these are good-ground horses who will not be suited by any rain at the course today. I think Wolftrap’s ten length Read More

Repeat of Clonmel win would see Prince Garyantle rule

3.10 Punchestown  PRINCE GARYANTLE  2.5pts ew 12/1 When you watch as much racing as I do surprising performances tend to become less & less as time drifts by but even Read More

Fly Round The Bend deserves a change of luck

3.40 Punchestown  FLY ROUND THE BEND  2pts ew @ 16/1 After watching several times the Gowran handicap hurdle where Fly Round The Bend unseated 2 out nineteen days ago, it’s Read More