2015 Cox Plate Preview

  This year’s Cox Plate looks to be a thriller. The Cox Plate date has been set for October 24, when a field of dozens talented horses will take the field. As the race takes place towards the end of the Spring Carnival, punters participating in Cox plate betting should have a good idea of…

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BDH Trends Analysis: Scarborough Stakes…

B Fifty Two to bomb home in the Scarborough Stakes? Today brings the start of Doncaster’s Ladbrokes St. Leger Festival. A four day meeting culminating in the lung bursting St. Leger itself, the final Classic of the season. The festival gets off to a relatively low-key start today and it generally isn’t a day I…

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Mark Prescott: Three is the magic number…

…well maybe not so much this year! Remember that FREE BDH Guide I gave away in April? That super-robust, profitable over the past eight years mini-angle? The one I had been profiting from myself? Yeah, that one. Not done quite as well this year, has it!? (if you don’t know what I’m on about you…

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Glorious Goodwood 2014: What did we learn from the five days?

Five valuable pointers to take from this years Glorious Goodwood festival Now the dust has begun to settle on the 2014 Glorious Goodwood Festival it makes sense to take a look back at the action with a fresh eye to unearth those valuable pointers that will aid us in the future. Here are my five…

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Who rides the Goodwood Roller Coaster like a demon? (and who clings on for dear life!?)

Why so glum Hughesie? You freakin’ nail this place!! Which jockeys are the experts at negotiating the twists and turns of Goodwood? Glorious Goodwood. Five days of splendor over the rolling Sussex Downs. Well it’s splendor for some. For others it’s a little slice of hell! Not only do you need a horse that will…

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How to tackle three-year-old’s in open handicap company: Part II…

Which trainers DON’T excel with their three-year-old’s in all age handicaps? So on Friday I told you the three trainers that excelled with their three-year-old’s in all age handicaps. Today, however, I’m tackling the opposite end of the spectrum and highlighting three trainers who struggle and seem to fire shots in the dark when it comes to the…

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How to tackle three-year-old’s in open handicap company…

Which trainers excel with their three-year-old’s in all age handicaps? Yep, it’s that time of the year where trainers start entering their three-year-old’s into all age handicaps on a more regular basis and look to take advantage of the weight for age allowance. For us punters it can be a tricky time. It is far from easy…

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