The news that came through today regarding MOON RACER going for the Champion Hurdle in preference to the Supreme Novices’ wasn’t wholly unexpected given what had been said in recent weeks. David Pipe said: “We discussed all the options open to Moon Racer with the horse’s connections as he had entries in …Read More »
A total mess as far as having a bet right now is concerned. I do not even know what is definitely running and which of those that need supplementing will come on board so you could not bet this race right now. This problem has come about because of the …Read More »
I wrote in a Newsletter recently that early season form, come the end of November, would be proved worthless and that comment applies to races such as that we witnessed yesterday at Kempton. The only similarity that race will have to a Champion hurdle is that the first two home …Read More »
Once the dust has settled and the adrenalin dropped, I like to take a long cold look at what has happened during the week that was Cheltenham and see how well things went, how poorly I did in some areas and how I can improve on performance next time. Regarding …Read More »
A Cheltenham ante-post accumulator, a Grand National 2015 selection and the winner of the 2014 Champion Hurdle!
With just four weeks to go until the greatest show on earth commences, how many have a fistful of ante-post vouchers? I don’t. I usually do but right now I’m sitting firmly on my hands. I have a few decent e.w. bets on Sir Des Champs for the Gold Cup….been …Read More »