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St Leger Festival Day Two Betting Tips: Zabeel Queen to be one of the stars of Ladies Day?

| 09.09.2020

Odds and preview for Thursday’s festival action at Doncaster After a thrilling Legends Day, we’re getting straight back into it with Ladies Day at St Leger.  The seven-race card will showcase some of the most promising fillies’ out there, with the Park Hill Fillies’ Stakes at 15:15 promising a particularly progressive field. Ahead of the action, we’ve cast our eye over our pick of the day’s races.... more...

Ghaiyyath now odds-on for Irish Champion success

| 09.09.2020

As Hukum makes ground on St Leger favourites Pyledriver and Santiago Ghaiyyath is the 10/11 (from evens) favourite with our traders for Saturday’s Irish Champion Stakes, following support for the Godolphin star today. Magical is 5/2 second favourite, ahead of Lord North at 7/1. “Punters are putting their faith in the world’s highest-rated race horse, and although he could face a ... more...

Epsom hero Serpentine heads the betting for Grand Prix de Paris

| 09.09.2020

While Stradivarius is odds-on for Foy success. Serpentine, not seen out since his runaway Investec Derby victory, heads the betting for Sunday’s Grand Prix De Paris at 5/4, in their opening show in the rescheduled Longchamp Group One. “Having landed the Investec Derby at the largely unconsidered odds of 25/1 on his last start, we now make Serpentine a warm favourite to prove that Epsom... more...

St Leger Festival Day One Betting Tips: Jubiloso & Mubtasimah to battle for the Fillies’ Stakes?

| 08.09.2020

Odds and preview for Wednesday’s Festival opener at Doncaster The 2020 St Leger Festival gets underway at Doncaster Racecourse with Leger Legends Day, with four days of thrilling racing to enjoy. A limited number of spectators will be allowed through the gates at Doncaster as the festival is one of several pilot events to welcome crowds back to sporting events. There are seven races across the day... more...

Jim Crowley: “I’m hopeful we can reverse the York form”

| 08.09.2020

Coral ambassador previews his rides ahead of day one of St Leger Barring any last minute u-turns, the first day of the Leger meeting will see the return of spectators to the race course, and from a rider’s point of view, it will be great to get crowds back, we’ll certainly notice it. It’s the next step in getting back to normal, the sooner that can happen the better, and like everyone I’ll be hopi... more...

Pyledriver and Santiago are joint favourites for the season’s final Classic

| 07.09.2020

Who has the edge going into the St Leger Stakes? Our traders have made The Great Voltigeur winner, Pyledriver, and the Irish Derby winner, Santiago joint favourites for the St Leger Stakes, and both can be backed at 11/4. They’re followed in the market by Hukum at 10/3, ahead of Galileo Chrome at 7/1. “Pyledriver replaced Santiago at the head of the Leger betting last week, deservedly so fol... more...

ITV Racing Preview: Is Dream of Dreams set for Sprint Cup success?

| 04.09.2020

We take a look at the best of Saturday’s races ITV’s cameras are headed to three meetings on Saturday, with action from Haydock, Ascot and Kempton Park. Two races really catch the eye this weekend, with a competitive renewal of the Haydock Sprint Cup, while the Group 3 September Stakes boasts Enable among the field, as the mare looks for form before battling for a third Prix de l’Arc de Triomphe i... more...

Our runner-by-runner guide to the 2020 Kentucky Derby

| 03.09.2020

We preview the main contenders in this year’s Run for the Roses The rescheduled Kentucky Derby takes centre stage this weekend, with the Run for the Roses taking place just after midnight on Sunday at Churchill Downs. A field of 18 runners are scheduled to take to the track for this year’s renewal, with Tiz The Law looking like the one to beat. Ahead of this weekend’s race, we’ve cast our eyes ove... more...

Dream of Dreams is now at 11/4 for the Haydock Sprint Cup

| 01.09.2020

As July Cup winner Oxted misses out Dream Of Dreams is the 11/4 (from 7/2) favourite with our traders for Haydock’s Sprint Cup, after 4/1 second favourite Oxted was ruled out of the Haydock Group One today.  With the two sprinters set for a showdown in Saturday’s Sprint Cup at Haydock, trainer Roger Teal will be disappointed to see Oxted miss the showcase race. Oxted had looked to join an elite fe... more...

Jim Crowley rides his 2,000th winner at Goodwood

| 30.08.2020

The Coral Ambassador was successful on board Modmin this afternoon. Top jockey Jim Crowley has hailed this 2020 flat season as his best in the saddle in terms of the quality of firepower he has sat on, after he reached the milestone figure of 2000 career wins with victory on Modmin at Goodwood today. Former National Hunt jockey Crowley, crowned champion flat jockey in 2016 and now retained first r... more...