Lock-Down

With a 25% strike rate in January, I felt things could only improve in February. However, that was not the case. Unusually enough, on the first weekend of the 6 Nations I decided to do a cross-sports treble. Ireland looked a good thing versus Italy,...

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Two Mares Rescue January

It’s been a strange month. January has always been very solid in the past, usually due to the fact that December is a difficult month but obviously December 2014 was excellent. While my focus at this time of year is primarily on finding antepost gems...

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2014 – A Step In The Right Direction

After a disappointing end to 2013 I was determined to make 2014 a profitable one. With a strict staking system of 6 different amounts (€75, €150, €300, €450, €600 & €750) and the use of a separate bank account to manage cash flow, I felt...

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1 Month To Go!

It has been a decent couple of weeks but not without it’s low points either. It is great to have the National Hunt season back in full swing, and I’ve attended two excellent meetings recently. Two weeks ago I visited Punchestown where Hurricane Fly brought...

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Rough Times

It’s just going from bad to worse. In the last 2 weeks the losses have mounted up. It all started with Tiger Roll pulling up lame. Then later on that Friday evening I received a call saying I simply must back a Roger Charlton 2...

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Time To Sharpen Up

After having no bet since the 12th of October, I felt there were some nice races to get stuck into last weekend. It’s still early days in the world of National Hunt but I found two horses very appealing on Saturday. The first, Uxizandre, was...

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