Doug Campbell’s Saturday Best Bets

Doug Campbell’s Saturday Best Bets 2.05 York Albegone 1 point each-way @14/1 bet365 1/5 Odds 5 Places 2.40 York Alberama Gold 1 point each-way @8/1 Bet365 1.50 Ascot Glenlaurel 1 point each-way@11/2 William Hill 3.00...

Kyle Merrick’s Saturday Quick Picks

1 Kyle Merrick’s Saturday Quick Picks featuring Ascot’s King George VI and Queen Elizabeth Stakes Ascot 1.50 – Kinta Ascot 2.25 – Oscula Ascot 3.00 – Documenting each-way and Tactical Ascot 3.35 – Emily...

An expensive €10 for a lacklustre Curragh

Mike Deasy on an impressive Irish Derby winner but a lacklustre day at the Curragh, Brighton racecourse’s silence over its shuttle bus, the Dettori/Gosden sabbatical and more Westover (pictured) was an impressive winner of...

How bad does it have to get?

Mike Deasy on the inadequacies of racing’s leadership and direction, sponsor worries for the Derby, The Sunday Times hits the depths with Michael Owen piece, and more Well, that didn’t last long. Just days...

Desert Crown makes it six of the best

  Gary McKenzie salutes Sir Michael Stoute and laments on what might have been in the Derby  Sir Michael Stoute has been one of the most successful trainers of the last forty years but...

Lester Piggott 1935-2022: Fact File

Lester Kieth Piggott: a first winner aged 12, a record nine Derby winners and an unnparalleled haul of international big race winners – here’s our Fact File on a stupendous career   Born Wantage...