Underrated Trainers to Follow

How can underrated trainers help to inform our betting proposition? In recent years, for me personally it has become so important to assess the trainer (and jockey) when understanding and assessing as to whether a horse represents a value bet. Where the horse is trained can swing a horses’ price (that a bookmaker will give […]

Ignore the Draw?

Ignore The Draw? The Snout explains all For any of our customers who’ve been with us since Day 1 you may recognise this blog. The Snout did a cracking piece on the draw back in September 2015 and we thought, as we’ve grown so much since, and the fact the flat is well and truly […]

The Importance of Flat Breeding

A look at Flat Breeding with The Snout Back in November, I wrote an article on the importance of breeding within National Hunt racing, and how it can inform our betting proposition and create an angle within a race that perhaps the general betting public won’t have seen (thus creating value). Although that is completely […]

Does Headgear really work?

Does Headgear Really Work by The Snout Headgear is a hugely important part of betting on horse racing, and a significant factor in determining the most likely winner of a race. But it does, however, also muddy the waters when it comes to looking through a card and identifying a winner of a race. This […]

Queen Mother Champion Chase Preview

The 2017 Betway Queen Mother Champion Chase Preview The excitement has built, there has been money made, plenty lost and as we move into day 2 of The Cheltenham Festival the aura of Douvan starts to drift its way through the overwhelmingly perfect Cheltenham racecourse. A somewhat tough race for punters but the enthusiasts like […]

Our Cheltenham Festival Memories

The Countdown is On With Cheltenham Festival right around the corner we wanted to take a trip down memory lane with our team. We’ve sat down with our team of tipsters and had a good chat about their greatest Cheltenham memories, whether it be a day, a bet, a horse… we all have those abiding […]

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My Greatest Race Ever with Architect Tips

Cheltenham Festival 2016 – 15.30pm Betway Queen Mother Champion Chase What extraordinary anticipation built up for the 2016 renewal of the Queen Mother Champion Chase. We had odds-on favourite UN DE SCEAUX heading the market, coming into the race with an unbeaten record over fences when completing with form figures reading – F1111F1. He had […]