Sam Turner 10:28pm, Thu 22 Jun 2017
If Aidan O'Brien’s reports on Caravaggio are to be believed, Royal Ascot racegoers may hear the clap of a sonic boom if his star colt claims today’s terrific renewal of the Commonwealth Cup.
Caravaggio has speed to burn and is fancied to land the 3.40 at Royal Ascot on Friday. A victory here would stretch his winning sequence to six successes from as many starts.
There’s little getting away from the poor run of form we’ve had in recent weeks, hopefully the tide will turn soon. Until then, I’ll be throwing a little caution to the wind in search of value at Royal Ascot this afternoon, with selections ranging from 16/1-100/1 in all six races...
Sam Turner 7:36pm, Wed 21 Jun 2017
As a daughter of Frankel out of the wonderful race mare Midday, the progress of MORI (Ascot, 3.40) was always likely to be keenly viewed by punters and race enthusiasts alike.
Mori has improved with each of her three starts this term and looks an interesting candidate for the 3.40 at Royal Ascot on Thursday. Her latest success at Goodwood hinted at better to come over this longer trip.
On a tough day for punters at Royal Ascot, we have big price interests in just two of the six races at the track today, including a 25/1 shot in the opener....