Sports Reviews

Horse Racing: York Ebor Festival 2016 Review

Roger VarianThe Group 1 Juddmonte International Stakes was the feature race of the opening Wednesday of the 2016 Ebor Festival at York on August 17.

The stand out horse on form, Postponed, looked a relatively generously priced 15/8 favourite. Many pundits had opposed him, even though he was unbeaten since joining Roger Varian (pictured) and was more …

Horse Racing: Glorious Goodwood 2016 Review

Silvestre De SousaMany punters enjoyed more than the sunshine on the first day of Glorious Goodwood 2016. The opening handicap was won by Mark Johnston’s 8/1 co favourite, Fire Fighting but Stars Over The Sea and Second Wave were equally fancied.

Both the Group 2 level contests were won by favourites too. In the Vintage Stakes for two-year-olds Ballydoyle’s War Decree started at more …

Horse Racing: Royal Ascot 2016 Review

Ryan MooreRoyal Ascot 2016 was extraordinary, for the first time since the 1970s the meeting began on soft ground. That threw a curved ball to punters trying to assess the merits of runners who had never experienced testing ground. Here is our review.

The first day was a bookies’ benefit.  The success of Tepin, the American super mare and long term ante-post favourite, in more …