Pure racing entertainment
Front of the market In the Lockinge Stakes the two market leaders have performed well in the last 16 renewals with 12 winners from 30 runners for a 40% strike and a profit of 10pts to SP. This is…
The big race of the week is on Saturday, the JLT Lockinge Stakes at Newbury, which is a Group 1 race for older horses (4yo or above) over a mile (1600m).
It may have taken me a while to get onto the winners’ board with my #threeforfree horses but like London buses, you wait for one and two come along at once.
I haven’t added to my tally of 89 since my last column – which is a little frustrating as it would be nice to reach the 90s by the close of play on Saturday.
Just two bets for me on a busy day of Racing today. Firstly the nap of the day.
I’ve just returned from the York betting ring and monsoon-like conditions. A boat to engineer a way out of a flooded car park would have been more appropriate as streams of water poured down the stairway towards the main entrance.
At least it was Frankie Dettori who made the connection, and nobody else. In last night’s Channel 4 mea culpa with Clare Balding, the world’s most famous jockey stated that he felt like Lance Armstrong because drugs testers could turn up at his…