Posts in: March, 2016

Cheltenham Day 3: (COMPLETE)

What a day. Watching Sprinter Sacre swoop to the front will live long in the memory. Incredible, emotional and what this game is about – our sport at its very best. There is nothing much more to say, I will wait for an Alastair Down piece to put it into better words than I ever […]

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CHELTENHAM DAY 1: TIPS (COMPLETE)

  BIG RACE PREVIEWS/TIPS  All official tips are now finalised below. Today’s ‘Members Report’ with usual Micro Angles is at the bottom.  *** Summary  Please use odds checker to get the best available prices/places… 2.50: Doing Fine Fell The Young Master 3rd / Theatre Guide Fell  4.50: Southfield Royale – UP (5th) 5.30: Domesday Book – UP Day 1 […]

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Members Report: 13/03/16 (complete)

Re-cap – a solid if unspectacular day… +4 points if taking 28s, just over +5 if getting 33s. (recorded in results at 28s) Poor old Bertie – To put it bluntly, I think he would have won had he not tried to take the same fence with him twice – very odd. Bar that one […]

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Gold Cup Tips/Preview (complete)

Let’s get straight to it… Big Race Preview  The Gold Cup Don Poli – 2 points win – 11/2 (general, PP money back if second)  Cue Card – 1 point win – 11/2 (as above)  (ensure you bet with a NRNB bookie)  The first thing to say is whether to hold of our bets until […]

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TIP ALERT!: Chelt AP Bet + More Notes

I have spent the morning watching every race from last year’s festival – firstly with the aim of making notes about pace on the two different tracks and trying to put some meat on the bones of what I learnt at the preview evening (ie Old Course it is best to be held up mid […]

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Cheltenham Day 2: Tips (COMPLETE)

I think I will give the first day a pass next year, that being the 3rd year in a row I have had a blank. Actually, ignoring the -5.5 points on the day, there were quite a few positives to take from the day. 25f handicap chase – The Young Master ran a fine race […]

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Members Report: 14/03/16 (COMPLETE)

*** First Bet is up for tomorrow in a new post*** 2.50 – Doing Fine – 1 point EW – 33/1 general (a few 5 places, check terms etc) Dont want to risk waiting in case he goes to 20s across board which could happen at some point.  *** Nothing on Monday. It will be […]

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Members Report: 12/03/16 (COMPLETE)

  TIPS  Big Race Preview 3.10 Sandown Spice Fair – 1 point Each Way – 28/1 (SkyBet and PP both 4 places) 33/1 general (3 places) * 3rd +6 points *price as of 18.02 11/03 *** I managed to get 33s on this with PP but that has just vanished in last 10 minutes. Hopefully […]

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Members Report: 11/03/16 (COMPLETE)

There is a new post up (yes another one, apologies!) click the blog tab at the top. I have tipped Monetair – 1 point win 16/1 – (PP,non runner no bet) for the 4.10 on Day 3. You can read that post to find out why etc, as well as some notes I made when going […]

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Cheltenham 2016: What You Can Expect….

CHELTENHAM 2016 What will next week look like on this blog… The Festival is nearly here and even I am starting to get excited!! 🙂 (for those unaware, I find months of Cheltenham talk boring and tiresome – and it can all go out the window if there is a deluge of rain! I punt from […]

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