The Juddmonte International Stakes is one of the big races of the York Ebor meeting and traditionally highlights the opening day of action on the Knavesmire. As an established Group 1 event it is surprisingly a relatively recent concept having been first run in 1972. In those days it...
Galway selections Sunday 1st August The final day of seven at Galway and the Ahonoora Handicap is the big one for the finale. A horse placed in the last two renewals of this contest is aimed at the prize again – this time coming over from Britain where he...
Glorious Goodwood selections Saturday 31st July The final day at Goodwood and the Stewards Cup provides the big betting race of the week. I have three choices for the contest, plus selections in three other races. We had a decent Friday with a win for Passion and Glory (advised...
Glorious Goodwood selections Friday 30th July A more typical Glorious Goodwood card with some fiercely competitive handicaps combined with some quality pattern races. I am taking on the two big field handicaps, plus the Group 3 12f contest. Goodwood 1.50: Elysian Flame & Just Hubert The marathon moves back...
Galway selection Thursday 29th July The Galway Hurdle is today’s feature at the West of Ireland track and a horse bidding to land a bonus for winning at Bellewstown before coming here, can take the beating. Galway 6.15: Winner Takes Itall Still only rated 132, WINNER TAKES ITALL only...
Glorious Goodwood selections Thursday 29th July The focus on Thursday is largely on the youngsters at Goodwood, however the highlight is the Group 1 Nassau Stakes for fillies. The 3yo division showed in the Sussex yesterday their ability and they could come out on top again here. We had...
Glorious Goodwood selections Wednesday 28th July The ground is beginning to dry at Goodwood and we have a real spectacle for the Sussex Stakes with some top class 3yo’s expected to dominate the feature race of the entire week. On a strong card we have selections for three races....
Galway selections Wednesday 28th July The big race of the week at Galway and this is a race where I believe you need to be handy throughout and this tight, turning track. This renewal is also one of the classiest for a while – last year’s winner Early Doors...
Glorious Goodwood selections Tuesday 27th July The opening day at Glorious Goodwood, but it has been anything but glorious weather over the last couple of days and the meeting gets underway with heavy conditions. With horses declared on much quicker ground, there aren’t many soft ground specialists in the...
Galway selections Monday 26th July A big week for racing with Galway starting this evening and Goodwood tomorrow. The traditional lead contest at Galway is the QR Handicap for which a talented hurdler can take advantage of a low flat rating. Joseph O’Brien could be the man to follow...
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