Leicester

Bet of the day: Tuesday’s racing

| 08.08.2017

Main hope rides at Leicester What a Tuesday of sport we have ahead of us, including the UEFA Super Cup on planet football and plenty to pick through in the world of horse racing. Afternoon meetings have been scheduled at Catterick and Leicester, while Chelmsford, Nottingham, Cork and Roscommon take us through the evening. As ever, you can get on every race at every meeting with Coral. Click here&n... more...

Bet of the day: Monday’s racing

| 29.05.2017

Start the new week on a high It may be a new week, but we’re after more of the same as we target another winner in our bet of the day. There was plenty for followers to shout about last week, and we aim to carry that success into the final Monday of the month. UK and Irish horse racing meetings go ahead at Cartmel, Chelmsford, Huntingdon, Leicester, Redcar, Windsor and Ballinrobe. Coral are bettin... more...

Hexham and Leicester tips: Just Georgie and Towering can rise to the occasion

| 07.12.2016

Coral horse racing experts give their Hexham and Leicester tips for December 7, featuring Just Georgie bets and Towering odds to score this Wednesday… Just Georgie bets hot stuff at Hexham Just Georgie can cash-in on what looks a lenient mark to land the 2m 6f handicap chase on today’s card at Hexham (14:15). The Sue Smith trained gelding posted some solid efforts over hurdles last sea... more...

Bet of the day: Knight Owl to score SIS Handicap at Leicester for Fanshawe

| 24.10.2016

Coral’s bet of the day Knight Owl gets good to soft ground he runs best on at Leicester Handler Fanshawe with close to 25 per cent strike rate for last fortnight Newmarket win in April showed a mark of 94 not beyond selection Knight Owl odds worth a punt in SIS Handicap Leicester’s flat card this Monday contains two class 2 handicap contests, and in the first of those (15:15) Knight Ow... more...

Leicester tips: It’s time for Lightscameraction and a Spencer double

| 11.10.2016

Lightscameraction odds take centre stage under Spencer Lightscameraction is running well of late, so looks the answer to punters seeking Leicester tips for October 11 in the 5f handicap (15:45). Gay Kelleway’s gelding is a three-time winner on the all-weather. The last of those successes came in a Listed contest at Lingfield back in February. Lightscameraction beat the classy Take Cover by a... more...

Mr Rock and Dont Have It Then among tips for Brighton and Leicester

| 04.10.2016

David Metcalf | October 4, 2016 Mr Rock holds solid claims at Brighton Mr Rock caught the eye last time out and can take advantage of a drop in class to land the 1m 2f handicap on today’s card at Brighton (16:40). The Sir Alex Ferguson owned gelding failed to make much of an impact last season, but there was much more to like about his recent return to action in a class 5 contest at Windsor ... more...

Distant Past and Lunar Deity among best bets for Leicester

| 19.09.2016

David Metcalf | September 19, 2016 Distant Pass ready to cut a dash Trainer Kevin Ryan has his team in good shape and Distant Past looks decent value to provide him with another winner in the 5f handicap on today’s card at Leicester (15.30). The five-year-old was last successful at Musselburgh 15 months ago when scoring by 1 3/4 lengths off a mark of 85 and went on to finish a fine 3/4 lengt... more...

Leicester and Musselburgh previews: Syncopation weighted to strike

| 25.08.2016

David Metcalf | August 25, 2016 Syncopation handicapped to open account at Leicester Syncopation has a progressive profile and can cash-in on what looks a handy mark to open his account in the 7f nursery on today’s card at Leicester (16.10). The Sylvester Kirk trained colt shaped with plenty of promise when seventh on debut at Ascot when running very green and backed that up with a solid sev... more...

Leicester and Sandown previews: Kitaaby can kick rivals into touch

| 20.07.2016

David Metcalf | July 20, 2016 Lots to like about Kitaaby at Leicester Kitaaby scored in good style last time out and can make light of a rise in the weights to follow-up in the 7f handicap on this evening’s card at Leicester (19.15). The Brian Meehan trained gelding showed plenty of pace to race prominently and after taking up the running at the furlong marker only had to be driven out to be... more...

Leicester and Newton Abbot previews: Pastoral ready to take Star role

| 21.06.2016

David Metcalf | June 21, 2016 Pastoral Star to shine at Leicester Pastoral Star has proven form in testing conditions and looks decent value to open her account in the 1m handicap on this evening’s card at Leicester (19.40). The Hughie Morrison trained filly had four starts in maidens last season, and showed improved form in the last of those when a not knocked about fourth on soft ground at... more...