Horse Racing

Jun 20, 2017
Tips from the Trading Room – Royal Ascot

The highlight of the flat racing season is here and we’ve delved into the Mr Green Trading Room to dig out some tips for the opening day of the festival.   The Banker Declarationofpeace 11/4 – Tuesday 5.35pm A comfortable winner at Dundalk on his last outing when strong favourite and will likely head the field in…

Apr 07, 2017
Mr Green’s Grand National Tips

You’ll have heard most the 40 Grand National runners being tipped up by the time we make it to the off on Saturday, but if you’ve still not made up your mind allow us to sell the case of another three. We’ve got our eyes on a horse from every section of the odds sheet….

Apr 03, 2017
The Grand National Sweepstake

Flicking through the 40 runner list of Grand National runners, to see which horse ‘talks to you’ can be tricky. So this year Mr Green has taken the decision-making away from you. He’s doing the picking.   The Details How to qualify Between 3rd April and 6th April – wager £25 or more on any of…

Mar 09, 2017
Cheltenham 2017: Friday’s Trends

What form does the Gold Cup winner usually have? All your questions answered as we look ahead to the fourth and final day of the Festival.   JCB Triumph Hurdle 10 of the 12 winners could be found in the first four in the betting since the Fred Winter Juvenile Handicap Hurdle was introduced into the Festival Only…

Mar 09, 2017
Cheltenham 2017: Day 4 Preview

Paul Jones, former author of the Cheltenham Festival Betting Guide, gives you the latest news on all the Grade 1 races on Gold Cup Day of the Cheltenham Festival.   THE VERY LATEST (Updated Friday 17th March 10am)   JCB Triumph Hurdle Defi Du Seuil keeps winning and deserves his place at the head of the market but has…

Mar 09, 2017
Cheltenham 2017: Day 3 Preview

Get the inside track with Paul Jones, former author of the Cheltenham Festival Betting Guide. The latest news and expectations on Thursday’s biggest races.   The very latest: (Updated on Thursday 16th March at 10am.)   JLT Novices’ Chase Had the Mullins team had a good first couple of days at the Festival then Yorkhill might be…

Mar 09, 2017
Cheltenham 2017: Thursday’s Trends

Who’s the most successful trainer? How old is the winner usually? These, and more questions answered as we look ahead to Day 3 of the Festival with all the trends you need to know.   13:30 JLT Novices’ Chase Ireland have won 5 of the 6 runnings (3 for Willie Mullins) The highest British-trained finisher for…

Mar 08, 2017
Cheltenham 2017: Day 2 Preview

Paul Jones, former author of the Cheltenham Festival Betting Guide, offers his thoughts and the latest news on all the Grade 1 races on Ladies Day of the Cheltenham Festival.   13:30 Neptune Investment Management Novices’ Hurdle “Invitation Only was described as only 50-50 to make the race last Monday, even less than that according to Ruby…

Mar 08, 2017
Cheltenham 2017: Wednesday’s Trends

Get the all-important trends for Ladies Day at the Festival. We cover the vital facts and figures ahead of every race.   Day 2 – Wednesday 15th March 13:30 Neptune Investment Management Novices’ Hurdle 29 of the last 31 winners started in the first five in the betting (the favourite has won 10 of the…

Mar 07, 2017
Cheltenham 2017: Day 1 Preview

Our horse racing expert and former author of the Cheltenham Festival Betting Guide, Paul Jones offers his thoughts and the latest news on all the Grade 1 races on the opening day of the Cheltenham Festival.   **Updated: Tuesday 14th March**   Supreme Novices’ Hurdle A weakened renewal with the likes of Moon Racer, Neon Wolf and Movewiththetimes…

Mar 07, 2017
Cheltenham 2017: Tuesday’s Trends

Before you place your Festival bets get on the inside track and discover the trends behind the form guide.   Day 1 – Tuesday 14th March 13:30 Sky Bet Supreme Novices’ Hurdle   Nicky Henderson has trained a winner and ten 2nd/3rd/4th placed horses in the last ten years No horse has won off the back of just…