Southwell

Southwell and Taunton previews: Sweet on the chances of Candy

| 02.02.2016

David Metcalf | February 2, 2016 Zed Candy Girl can zoom to success at Southwell Zed Candy Girl looks decent value to cash-in on a drop in the weights and provide red-hot trainer Mark Loughnane with another winner in the 7f handicap at Southwell today (16.30). Loughnane has saddled eight... View Article

Southwell preview: Borough Boy ready to cut a dash

| 19.01.2016

David Metcalf | January 19, 2016 Trainer Derek Shaw has his team in good shape and Borough Boy looks to hold leading claims of providing him with another winner in the 5f handicap on today’s card at Southwell (15.25). The gelding scored three times last year on the all-weather, and... View Article

Southwell preview: Lots to like about Lucky Mark

| 14.01.2016

David Metcalf | January 14, 2016 Lucky Mark has a good record at Southwell and can take advantage of a slight ease in grade to land the 6f handicap on today’s card at the Nottinghamshire venue (13.30). The John Balding trained gelding has won twice and been placed six times... View Article

Southwell preview: Golden chance for Fortinbrass

| 05.01.2016

David Metcalf | January 5, 2016 Fortinbrasss ran a blinder when runner-up last time out and can go one better to land an overdue success in the 6f handicap at Southwell today (15.40). The six-year-old was last successful in a claimer over course and distance back in December 2013 off... View Article

Southwell Preview: Twin Appeal to cash-in on class drop

| 22.12.2015

David Metcalf | December 22, 2015 Twin Appeal shaped really well last time out and can get back to winning ways in the 7f handicap on today’s card at Southwell (13.30) now eased in grade. The David Barron trained gelding is a four-time winner on the turf, with his last... View Article

Southwell preview: Masterful Act to take centre stage

| 15.12.2015

David Metcalf | December 15, 2015 Masterful Act has a superb record at Southwell and can take advantage of a massive drop in grade to notch another success at the Nottinghamshire venue in the 1m 3f claimer on today’s seven-race card (13.30). The gelding has won six of his nine... View Article

Simon Mapletoft – Weekend selections

| 12.12.2015

At The Races’ All-Weather expert Simon Mapletoft looks ahead to Saturday’s Fast Track Qualifier at Wolverhampton for the Good Friday Marathon Final and pinpoints the weekend’s best bets on the sand. More glory for Famous Kid Godolphin missed out on the Marathon Championship last season when Anglophile was denied by... View Article

Southwell preview: Lucky Mark handicapped to strike

| 08.12.2015

David Metcalf | December 8, 2015 Lucky Mark looks decent value take advantage of a drop in the weights and land the 5f handicap on today’s card at Southwell (15.00). The John Balding trained gelding has a good record at the venue, having won twice and been placed five times... View Article

Southwell preview: Carlo Rocks primed to open account

| 01.12.2015

David Metcalf | December 1, 2015 Carlo Rocks posted a much improved effort when runner-up last time out and can go one better to open his account in the 3m handicap hurdle on today’s card at Southwell (13.45). The Caroline Bailey trained gelding showed definite signs of ability in three... View Article