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RaceBets The New Sponsors Of The Donald McCain Yard

Donald will be providing an insight into his runners each week and guiding our readers on his best chances. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DvlEr_WgsN0&feature=youtu.be RaceBets are delighted to announce their partnership with leading Jumps trainer Donald McCain who will become the firm’s new brand ambassador. The...

Picks From The Paddock Best Bet – Sunday 11th November

Racebets bet of the day 13:15 Sandown No Hassle Hoff finished second to Topofthegame in a decent-looking point-to-point earlier in his career, a race where four of the other five runners have won since, so despite this being his rules chase...
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Queen Elizabeth II Cup Preview

Kyoto Racecourse place host to the International Group 1 Queen Elizabeth II Cup, which was little known amongst European racegoers until Ed Dunlop sent the “great” Snow Fairy to take the contest in 2010 and 2011. The race was first...

Picks From The Paddock Best Bet – Saturday 10th November

15:00 Wincanton – Elite Hurdle (Grade 2) The Elite Hurdle was established in 1992 with the inaugural running taking place at Cheltenham, before switching to its current home in 1994. The race, run over one mile and seven furlongs, has...

Donald McCain’s Blog

It was nice to get a win last weekend with Raise A Spark and I was very happy to see Chti Balko run so well at Ayr on his seasonal debut. This weekend is going to be a relatively quiet one,...
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Saturday Preview – Fry To Find Winning Groove At Wincanton

Wincanton plays host to the tracks biggest racing fixture of the season on Saturday, with lots of exciting prospects making the trip to the Somerset track in search of graded glory. Rising Stars Novice Chase This is the first graded...

Picks From The Paddock Best Bet – Friday 9th November

Bet of the day 13.40 Hexham Karen McLintock’s 5yo gelding Weather Front was a smart performer on the flat with multiple handicap wins to his name and he converted that form to hurdles when a respectable second on debut at Carlisle...

Joseph O’Brien Stable Tour

A summer spent mopping up more major prizes on the Flat, including an Irish Derby with Latrobe and a Group 1 Fillies' Mile at Newmarket may suggest Joseph O'Brien is switching his attention away from the jumps, but a...

Sue Smith Stable Tour

There must be something in the air at Sue and Harvey Smith's Craiglands Farm nearly 1,000 feet up on the edge of Baildon Moor near Bingley. It's not just the extraordinary pensioners in this windswept expanse of West Yorkshire moorland...

Picks From The Paddock Best Bet – Thursday 8th November

19:45 Chelmsford Heavenly Holly could only manage fourth over course and distance on debut but should be capable of putting that experience to good use here as she was too far back to have any impact on the front three...

Evan Williams Stable Tour

There is no doubt the Evan Williams yard is going through a transitional period. With stable stalwart De Faoithesdream retired and fellow poster boys Court Minstrel and Buywise likely to follow suit in the near future, this season represents a...