Doug Campbell’s Friday Best Bet

Doug Campbell’s Friday Best Bet – two points each way 1.15 Hexham Calliope @6/1 William Hill 1/5 odds five places Has done well over Hurdles during 2020 winning three times from her last five...

The Arc – 10-year key stats

Your guide to the key Prix de l’Arc de Triomphe stats, with 10-year data for trainers, sex, age, draw, SPs and Form Pointers Sunday 4 October Longchamp 3.05: Qatar Prix de l’Arc de Triomphe (Group...

So, what happens now with William Hill?

Mike Deasy on a likely purchase of William Hill by Caesars Casinos and what happens next for the British business Casino operator Caesars Palace appear to be in the driving seat to acquire UK bookmaker...

Goodbye old friends

Gary McKenzie bids farewell to three old friends Some horses become popular even if they don’t scale the highest highs. Thundering Blue was such a horse, although he did get close to Group One...

Covid measures illogical and damaging

Mike Deasy on sport suffering from the government’s new illogical and damaging coronavirus measures How can Newbury hold “pub in the paddock” events and Newton Abbot car boot sales, but neither venues can hold race...

Pat Smullen: top jockey, great man

Gary McKenzie pays tribute to Pat Smullen  To get to the top of your chosen profession you need to have a steely determination. And to stay there you have to intensify your focus. Pat...