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Support arrives for Sizing John for Haydock reappearance

| 22.11.2017

SUPPORT AT LAST FOR SIZING JOHN AHEAD OF HAYDOCK REAPPEARANCE Coral has cut Sizing John to 9-4 (from 11-4) for Saturday’s Betfair Chase, after the Gold Cup winner finally attracted some support for the Haydock Grade One today.  Bristol De Mai remains 11-8 favourite for the race, with Cue Card eased to 7-2 (from 3-1). “Having been ignored by punters in recent days, we have now seen some... more...

Highland Reel heads betting to win Hong Kong Vase

| 22.11.2017

HIGHLAND REEL HEADS BETTING TO CROWN O’BRIEN’S RECORD-BREAKING YEAR IN STYLE The Aidan O’Brien-trained Highland Reel is 11-4 favourite with Coral for next month’s Hong Kong Vase, one of four Group One races that make up the Sha Tin International meeting in the former colony. “Highland Reel has already contributed two Group Ones to Aidan O’Brien’s record-br... more...

Alan Pardew cut to 2-5 to get West Brom job

| 22.11.2017

Alan Pardew is now odds-on at 2-5 with bookmaker Coral to be the next permanent West Brom manager after the former Crystal Palace boss was backed in from 5-1 in the last 24 hours. Sam Allardyce is second best in the latest betting at 4-1 to join the Baggies, while Republic of Ireland’s Martin O’Neill is 5-1. Elsewhere, Craig Bellamy is as short as 4-7 to replace Chris Coleman as the manager of the... more...

England 10-3 to win the Ashes Down Under

| 21.11.2017

England are 10-3 with leading bookmaker Coral to win the Ashes in Australia ahead of the start of the series on Thursday morning. The hosts are odds-on at 2-5 to come out on top again, while the draw is 7-1. In the First Test betting, the hosts are 8-11 to get off to a winning start, England are on offer at 11-4 and the draw is priced up at 7-2. “Patriotic punters have deserted England for this se... more...

Tony Pulis cut to 4-7 to become next Wales manager

| 21.11.2017

Tony Pulis is now odds-on at 4-7 with leading bookmaker Coral to become the new Wales manager after heavy support behind the Welshman arrived yesterday afternoon and this morning following his dismissal by West Brom. Ryan Giggs is out to 7-5 (from 4-6) and Craig Bellamy can be backed at 5-1. Elsewhere in Coral’s managerial markets, Marco Silva is 8-11 to get the permanent Everton job, Alex McLeish... more...

Champion Hurdle hope Defi Du Seuil heads Coral Hurdle betting

| 21.11.2017

Defi Du Seuil, unbeaten in seven starts for trainer Philip Hobbs and 8-1 co-third favourite for the Champion Hurdle, heads the sponsor’s betting for Saturday’s Coral Hurdle at 11-10, in the firm’s opening show on the Ascot Grade Two.  Lil Rockerfeller, runner-up in the race twelve months ago, is 5-2 second favourite to go one better, with L’Ami Serge next in the betting at ... more...

Faugheen new favourite for Champion Hurdle

| 19.11.2017

Faugheen is the clear 5-2 (from 6-1) favourite with Coral for the Champion Hurdle, after the 2015 winner made a winning reappearance at Punchestown this afternoon.  Buveur D’Air has been eased to 7-2 (from 5-2) for back-to-back wins in the Champion Hurdle, with Defi Du Seuil among the 8-1 co-third favourites. “Faugheen looked back to his best with an impressive Morgiana Hurdle win, and... more...

Rak-Su now odds-on to win X Factor

| 19.11.2017

Rak-Su are now odds-on at 4-5 with leading bookmaker Coral to win X Factor after they won this weekend’s vote. Grace Davies is second best in the betting at 5-2, while Kevin Davy White is available at 7-1. “It will be a huge surprise if Rak-Su weren’t to win the series. They have been well backed with punters since week one and are now odds-on to go all the way,” said Coral’s John Hill. *To win X ... more...

Saxon Warrior the punters’ choice to give O’Brien record win

| 25.10.2017

Saxon Warrior is 2-1 (from 9-4) favourite with Coral for Saturday’s Racing Post Trophy, with his stablemate The Pentagon easier to back at 10-3 (from 3-1) second favourite. “Victory at Doncaster would give Aidan O’Brien a 26th Group One win of the year, and at this stage Saxon Warrior is the clear favourite to deliver the record-breaking victory and confirm his position as winter... more...

Harry Kane 9-2 to become all-time Premier League scorer

| 25.10.2017

Leading bookmaker Coral make Harry Kane 9-2 to break the all-time Premier League top goalscorer record currently held by Alan Shearer following his brace against Liverpool at Wembley yesterday. The Tottenham striker is 6-4 to become the club’s all-time scorer, while he is 5-1 to surpass Wayne Rooney’s record for England. In the next Premier League manager to leave market, Ronald Koeman is odds-on ... more...