Chester

Advanced analysis and news on the Chester races from Coral Sports. Tips and predictions from a selection of highly regarded sports journalists.

Racing Tips: Can Take Cover and Awesometank blast to victory?

| 01.09.2018

Saturday racing preview, odds and tips The St Leger isn’t far away, but it’s all about Sandown, Chester and Beverley in-front of the ITV cameras this afternoon. Ed Chamberlin and co. will be parked up at the Esher course for four cracking renewals, including the Atalanta Stakes and the Solario... View Article

Bet of the day: Sunday’s racing

| 06.08.2017

Shining the spotlight on Chester Sunday’s horse racing schedule doesn’t give us the glamour of Glorious Goodwood, but there’s plenty to keep Coral punters busy, with UK and Irish meetings scheduled at Chester, Market Rasen and Galway. We aim to brighten up your weekend with a winner, and our race-by-race... View Article

Bet of the day: Gabrial The Tiger to tame Chester rivals for Fahey

| 31.07.2016

Jamie Clark, Sports Editor | July 31, 2016 Coral’s bet of the day Fahey gelding Tiger a back-to-back course and distance winner this term Gabrial going for four-timer in hands of jockey McNamara Race rival Ice Slice has never run at Chester before Gabrial has eye of the Tiger Gabrial... View Article

Chester tips for Friday: Cook Islands is Dee one to beat

| 06.05.2016

David Metcalf | May 6, 2016 Cook Islands can sail to success in Dee Stakes Irish trainer Aidan O’Brien has an excellent record in the Dee Stakes and Cook Islands looks to hold leading claims of providing him with another winner of the 1m 2f Listed contest on the final... View Article

Hymn to call the tune in Huxley Stakes at Chester

| 05.05.2016

David Metcalf | May 5, 2016 Western Hymn hot stuff in Huxley Stakes Western Hymn can make the most of the weight he receives from Cannock Chase to provide trainer John Gosden with back-to-back successes in the Group 3 Huxley Stakes at Chester (14.40). The Newmarket handler saddled Maverick Wave... View Article

May Festival: All eyes on US Army Ranger in Chester Vase

| 05.05.2016

David Metcalf | May 5, 2016 US Army Ranger ready to rock in Chester Vase US Army Ranger looks a worthy odds-on favourite to land the Group 3 Chester Vase (15.10) on the second day of the May Festival at the Roodee racecourse and cement his position at the head... View Article

Chester tips for Thursday: Time to go Above N Beyond

| 05.05.2016

David Metcalf | May 5, 2016 Above N Beyond holds all the aces Above N Beyond caught the eye on seasonal reappearance and can take advantage of a drop in class to land the 7f handicap on day two of the May Festival at Chester (15.45). Trained locally by Tom... View Article

Chester tips for Wednesday: Growl worth a gamble

| 04.05.2016

David Metcalf | May 4, 2016 Growl ready to cut a dash Growl caught the eye last time out and can take advantage of a drop in the weights to score an overdue success in the 5f handicap at Chester (15:45). The gelding looked a smart prospect when making a... View Article

May Festival: Somehow set to sizzle in Cheshire Oaks

| 04.05.2016

David Metcalf | May 4, 2016 Somehow a solid bet in Cheshire Oaks Somehow looks a worthy red-hot favourite to provide leading flat Irish trainer Aidan O’Brien with another success in the Cheshire Oaks on the opening day of Chester’s May Festival (14:40). The Ballydoyle handler has won the Listed... View Article