Archive for December, 2009
Gungadu leads the weights for the Paddy Power Chase at Leopardstown on December 27 after the entries for the 3 mile handicap were reduced to from 43 to 36 after the latest forfeit stage on Thursday.
Those experienced in betting on horses know that track conditions can have a very real effect on the outcome of a race. Unusual track conditions can turn a horse with no chance into a champion if that runner is particularly suited to those conditions.
The 2009 King George VI Chase will be run on 26 December, and William Hill has begun offering antepost odds.
Evan Williams is looking forward to the King George VI Chase on Boxing Day after an impressive performance from his horse Deep Purple. Though he has not confirmed whether or not the eight-year-old will line up to race in Kempton on Boxing Day, he was very optimistic about it.
As we gear up towards the Christmas season, there are plenty of exciting racing on show. Some of the best races are on offer in the coming weeks, and the William Hill Winter Festival at Kempton Park Racecourse is no exception.
A trifecta is a betting term commonly used in horse and dog racing. It is a wager that is made where the punter correctly predicts which competitors will finish the race in first, second, and third positions.