New BDH Squad Members: Welcome aboard Regi and Choosy… There was plenty of straight track sprinting action for me to delve into from the recent Ayr Gold Cup meeting, in search of some new members to freshen up our BDH attack squad. The pace/draw angles were pretty clean-cut in all the cup races and […]
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I don’t wanna dance + New BDH recruit… Life is difficult at times. We all know that, we all accept that. Finding winners on the gee-gees is also pretty difficult. We all know that, we all accept that as well. So when a horse with latent ability starts making life difficult for himself and in […]
New BDH squad member: “He always runs while others walk”… A couple of things to cover today here on BDH with a quick look back at the weather decimated Ebor Handicap from Saturday and a new addition to our BDH forward line, in the shape of a runner who will be looking for the rain […]
BDH Stewards’ Sprint Stakes Review: Yeeoow! I feel Good(wood)! Time to bolster our BDH hit-squad with a Badly Drawn Horse from Saturday’s Goodwood action… BDH Review… Race in focus: 2.05 Goodwood (03-08-2013): Robins Farm Racing Stewards’ Sprint Stakes – 6f, Class 2 Handicap (24 ran) How the race played out… Pace wise this was simple; […]
BDH Sky Bet Dash Review: Fahey 4yo still to show his full hand… A quiet enough weekend for us, with only Redvers pitching into battle for us (more on him in a moment). There were, however, a couple of races of interest for me as I look to increase the BDH squad in search of […]
BDH Bunbury Cup Review: Dance our way to future BDH profits… Well it was quite a weekend on the BDH front! Today I will be adding another horse to our BDH war chest but before that I just want to tidy up the loose ends from the weekends racing. Starting with… Saturday’s 2 BDH runners: Redvers […]
BDH Sandown Review: Gannon’s not Dun yet…. An interesting couple of days for us over the weekend and before I crack into the review of the 5f sprint at Sandown from Friday I just want to tidy up a few loose ends. Starting with… DOCTOR PARKES As far as his role as a BDH runner […]
Buckingham Palace Stakes Review: The future’s bright, the future’s Red… Today we move onto the next race in our 2013 Royal Ascot reviews and our attention switches to the closing contest on Friday’s card; The Buckingham Palace Stakes… Race in focus: 5.35 Ascot (21-06-2013) – Buckingham Palace Stakes (HANDICAP) 7f (27 ran) How the race played […]
4.25 Ascot (19-06-2013) – ROYAL HUNT CUP (HERITAGE HANDICAP) 1m (28 ran) Aaaahh…the cavalry charge that is the Royal Hunt Cup! From a pace perspective it was one of the more clear cut races of the week and as such it is next under the spotlight in the 2013 BDH Royal Ascot review… Race in focus: […]
By Ben Aitken 3.05 Ascot (18-06-13) – KING’S STAND STAKES (GROUP 1) 5f (19 ran) It was safe to say we had a fantastic end to Royal Ascot 2013! As if Lethal Force romping home in the Diamond Jubilee wasn’t reward enough we were then blessed with the dual attack of York Glory & Dinkum […]