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Royal Ascot 2015 Day 2 – Competition

Day one of Royal Ascot saw a certain participant excel as Sean stole a march on the rest of the pack with an impressive profit on a difficult day’s punting with a couple lagging in rears. However, this is a marathon, not a sprint so there is plenty of time for those who had poor days yesterday to fight back. Let’s not forget Luke didn’t particularly have a good time of it at Cheltenham this year until he napped Next Sensation to (cruelly) deny Calum the grand prize.

Here are the totals from day one.

Participant Queen Anne Coventry Stakes King’s Stand
Adam Webb Solow Round Two Sole Power
£23.75 £13.75 £3.75
Calum Madell Able Friend ROUND TWO Sole Power
-£10 -£30 -£40
Luke Elder Able Friend BLACK BEACH (E/W) Sole Power
-£10 -£30 -£40
Michael Andrews Able Friend Age Of Empire (E/W) SOLE POWER
-£10 -£20 -£40
Anthony Sherratt Night Of Thunder AIR FORCE BLUE Sole Power
-£10 -£30 -£40
Sean Ellis Night Of Thunder Buratino MUTHMIR
-£10 £60 £40
Will Kedjayni Night Of Thunder Air Force Blue SOLE POWER
-£10 -£20 -£40
Participant St James’s Palace Ascot Stakes Windsor Castle
Adam Webb Gleneagles BROXBOURNE Areen (E/W)
£19.08 -£0.92 £21.58
Calum Madell Gleneagles Broxbourne Soapy Aitken
-£24.67 -£34.67 -£44.67
Luke Elder Make Believe Ray Ward Soapy Aitken
-£50 -£60 -£70
Michael Andrews Gleneagles Fun Mac Steady Pace
-£24.67 -£34.67 -£44.67
Anthony Sherratt Make Believe Shwaiman Steady Pace
-£50 -£60 -£70
Sean Ellis Gleneagles Clondaw Warrior Ruby Notion
£55.33 £115.33 £105.33
Will Kedjayni Make Believe Broxbourne Washington DC
-£50 -£60 £0.00

Day two sees yet another difficult day for punting with NAPs spread across the card with two win selections in a thirty runner handicap! Good luck all!

Participant Jersey Queen Mary Duke Of Cambridge
Adam Webb Fadhayyil (E/W) Easton Angel Bragging (E/W)
Calum Madell Hathal (E/W) Easton Angel Rizeena
Luke Elder HATHAL Kurland (E/W) Integral
Michael Andrews Luck Of  The Kitten (E/W) Acapulco Integral
Anthony Sherratt Sir Issac Newton Easton Angel Integral
Sean Ellis Dutch Connection (E/W) Acapulco Rizeena
Will Kedjayni BOSSY GUEST (E/W) Cry Me A River (E/W) Integral
Participant Prince Of Wales Royal Hunt Cup Sandringham
Adam Webb Gailo Chop (E/W) MUNAASER Bronze Maquette (E/W)
Calum Madell Free Eagle You’re Fired (E/W) ALWAYS SMILE
Luke Elder Ectot You’re Fired (E/W) Mother’s Finest (E/W)
Michael Andrews ECTOT Chil The Kite (E/W) Always Smile
Anthony Sherratt Free Eagle GM HOPKINS Touchline
Sean Ellis THE GREY GATSBY GM Hopkins Risen Sun (E/W)
Will Kedjayni Spielburg (E/W) Ayaar (E/W) Jellicle Ball (E/W)

2015 Cheltenham Festival – Tipping Competition Results

OTOH Blogger/Guests Race 1 Race 2 Race 3 Race 4
Adam Webb Petite Parisienne SEMPRE MEDICI Value At Risk Smad Place (E/W)
-30.35 -50.45 -60.45 -70.45
Calum Madell PEACE AND CO Quick Jack Blaklion (E/W) Road To Riches (E/W)
225.92 215.92 205.92 220.92
Luke Elder Peace And Co The Game Changer Blaklion Djakadam
27.52 17.52 7.52 -2.48
George Gorman Beltor Rich Coast (E/W) No More Heroes Many Clouds
-37.33 -47.33 -57.33 -67.33
Michael Andrews Beltor Aso (E/W) Definitly Red (E/W) Coneygree
-67 -77 -87 -7
Anthony Sherratt Beltor Ebony Express No More Heroes SILVINIACO CONTI
-12.08 -22.08 -32.08 -52.08
Sean Ellis Kalkir Wicklow Brave No More Heroes Sam Winner
-169 91 81 71
Wubyer Karezak (E/W) Cheltenian (E/W) NO MORE HEROES Silviniaco Conti
11.73 1.73 -18.27 -28.27
OTOH Blogger/Guests Race 5 Race 6 Race 7
Adam Webb Salsify Roi Des Francs Brick Red
-80.45 -90.45 -100.45
Calum Madell Carsonstown Boy (E/W) On Tour (E/W) Croco Bay (E/W)
210.92 200.92 223.42
Luke Elder Carsonstown Boy (E/W) On Tour (E/W) NEXT SENSATION
-12.48 -22.48 337.52
George Gorman PAINT THE CLOUDS Kauto Grand Mogol (E/W) Brick Red
-87.33 -41.08 -51.08
Michael Andrews Seventh Sign (E/W) SHELFORD (E/W) Croco Bay (E/W)
-17 -37 -11.5
Anthony Sherratt Paint The Clouds Shelford Ted Veale
-62.08 -72.08 -82.08
Sean Ellis JUNIOR Forthefunofit Eastlake
51 41 31
Wubyer Salsify (E/W) McKinley (E/W) Solar Impulse (E/W)
-38.27 -48.27 N/R

With Calum leading the competition for the last two days, he looked in a strong position going into the final day. Although Peace And Co did the business for him, Luke’s final nap Next Sensation went in at 16/1 to ensure he stole the competition from under Calum’s nose. It was a good effort today from Sean who bagged a 25/1 winner with Wicklow Brave which made sure he ended the week in profit.

Royal Ascot winner Michael ended the week slightly out of profit whilst Wubyer did much better than expected. Ant’s performance wasn’t as bad as the person who ran the competition who will need a miracle if ever he is to win one of these competitions.

 

 

OnTheOtherHoof Cheltenham Festival Preview – With Special Guests Nick Scholfield and Sam Twiston-Davies

Our first Cheltenham Festival 2015 preview kicked off with a bang with special guest Nick Scholfield and surprise special guest Sam Twiston-Davies who joined us very briefly to preview the four Championship races that take place next month.

Thank you for all the contributions to the show, we shall be back as usual on Friday covering the BetBright Chase from Kempton and we shall continue our Festival previews next week. We shall let you know which races on Twitter and on the blog so you can get your questions to us.

2015 Betfair Hurdle Weekend Preview

With a cracking weekend of racing upon us, here is our preview which focuses on the Channel Four action from Newbury and Warwick with the feature event being the Betfair Hurdle, formerly known as the Schweppes/Tote Gold Trophy which has thrown up Champion Hurdle winners Persian War and Make A Stand and various top class performers including more recently, Zarkandar and My Tent Or Yours. We also look at the Grade One action from Leopardstown on Sunday where Willie Mullins looks to have a strangehold on all the Grade Ones on the card.

On the video tonight we have @Lukeelder13 and @AdamWebb121 plus a guest appearance from @calummadell as he was doing work for Timeform. Our Cheltenham Festival previews will begin either next week or the week after and if you have any suggestions for potential realistic guests then please send them in.

NAPs

Adam – Barters Hill – 4:40 Newbury

Luke – Jolly’s Cracked It – 3:35 Newbury

Calum – Calipto – 3:35 Newbury

2015 Scilly Isles Novice Chase Preview

Here is tonight’s OnTheOtherHoof preview covering the Channel Four action from Sandown, Ffos Las and Wetherby with the feature race being the Grade One Scilly Isles Novice Chase with Irish Saint bidding to be Paul Nicholls fourth Graded winner on a Saturday in a row. He faces four rivals including Champagne West who lost his unbeaten tag over fences behind Ptit Zig on New Year’s Day. Just the two of us tonight with @Lukeelder13 and @AdamWebb121 who take you through the action.

With Cheltenham just around the corner, we will be starting our previews and would like your suggestions for potential guests on the videos. They could be jockeys, trainers, owners or any racing personality that could be realistic for us to try and get. You can either leave them in the comments below this or tweet them to @OnTheOtherHoof. Good luck with your bets tomorrow!

NAP’s

Adam – Ned Stark – 3:20 Wetherby

Luke – Anteros – 3:00 Sandown

Calum – Aslan – 11:00 Meydan

2015 Cheltenham Trials Day Preview

Here is tonight’s link for OnTheOtherHoof’s preview of Cheltenham’s Trials Day and also features a look at Doncaster’s Channel Four races plus a preview of the Irish action on Sunday at Leopardstown.

NAPS

Adam – Ink Master – 12:25 Doncaster

Calum – Ned Stark – 1:15 Cheltenham

Luke – Blaklion – 2:40 Doncaster

Good luck if you are having a bet and have a great day whatever you are doing!