Chelmsford preview: Athlon appeals in four-timer bid

| 01.09.2016

David Metcalf | September 1, 2016 Athlon holds all the aces at Chelmsford Athlon has an ultra-progressive profile and can make light of a penalty to land the four-timer in the 1m 2f handicap on this evening’s card at Chelmsford (19.40). The David Lanigan trained gelding failed to trouble the... View Article

Chelmsford and Thirsk previews: Swagger set to turn on the style

| 15.08.2016

David Metcalf | August 15, 2016 Mitchum Swagger can collect at Chelmsford Mitchum Swagger ran a stormer last time out and looks the answer to the 7f conditions’ contest on today’s card at Chelmsford (15.30). The David Lanigan trained gelding looked a good prospect when making a winning debut in... View Article

Bet of the day: Foxtrot Knight to waltz to success at Chelmsford

| 11.07.2016

David Metcalf | July 11, 2016 Coral’s bet of the day Foxtrot Knight handler Carr’s stable in-form Trainer holds impressive 25 per cent success rate at Chelmsford Selection a three-time winner last season, also course and distance victor Knight can rise to the occasion at Chelmsford Trainer Ruth Carr has... View Article

Chelmsford and Wetherby previews: Rose ready to bloom

| 04.05.2016

David Metcalf | May 4, 2016 Mise En Rose can show class at Chelmsford Mise En Rose looks a filly to follow this season and can make light of top weight to make a winning return to action in the 1m handicap on this evening’s card at Chelmsford (18:45). The... View Article

Simon Mapletoft – Mid-week selections

| 16.03.2016

World his oyster for Universe Mark Johnston’s Mister Universe clinched his place in the £150,000 Mile Final on Good Friday with victory in the Listed Lady Wulfruna Stakes at Wolverhampton on Saturday – the last of 28 Fast Track Qualifiers for All-Weather Championships Finals Day. Mark Johnston’s four-year-old got the... View Article

Simon Mapletoft – Mid-week selections

| 03.03.2016

Barye has credentials for Marathon Final From the first moment he sat on Barye, former champion jockey-turned-trainer Richard Hughes was convinced the five-year-old would stay two miles and on Thursday evening that theory will be put to the test in the feature conditions stakes (7.40) – a Fast Track Qualifier... View Article