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Craven Meeting Preview: 10 good things to combat 2 bad things

Newmarket means the Flat is really back

Look up and not down, look forward and not back. That's part of the advice from Timeform Chief Correspondent Jamie Lynch as he skirts over last weekend to focus on the excitement to come at...


Jamie Lynch

17 Apr 2012

Handicappers' Corner: Not a grey day for Neptune

Neptune Collonges on his way to National glory.

The fallout from Saturday's Grand National centred on another dark day for racing's image to once-a-year punters, plus a decisive blow by Paul Nicholls in the battle for the trainers' championship, yet not enough column...


Phil Turner

17 Apr 2012

Weekend Review: Neptune Collonges triumphs in Grand National

Grey Neptune Collonges gets up to deny Sunnyhillboy

Timeform look back at Grand National weekend, where Neptune Collonges triumphed in a thrilling finish over Sunnyhillboy in the big race. Trainer Nicky Henderson was also in fine form at Aintree, and there was some...



16 Apr 2012

Simon Rowlands: How to use sectional times for profitable betting

Improve your betting by using sectional times

Timeform's Head of Research and Development Simon Rowlands provides a primer for sectional-timing enthusiasts before moving on to consideration of the consequences of the Grand National......

Timeform Radio Global Racing Podcast: Weekend Preview

What will happen Stateside this weekend?

Paul Jacobs previews another great weekend's racing from around the World...

Weekend Preview: Grand National heads a star-studded weekend

Who are you backing in the National?

Timeform preview a weekend that is most certainly headed by the Grand National, but Aintree's undercard is full of quality and there are classic trials at Leopardstown on Sunday......



13 Apr 2012

Grand National: It's no problem

Are you following Jamie's National selections?

How do you solve a problem like the Grand National? By sharing it, says Timeform Chief Correspondent Jamie Lynch, who answers some of the many problems posed by the participants in this year's big race......


Jamie Lynch

13 Apr 2012

Weekend Review: Ellison at the double on Betfair Day at Haydock

Brian Ellison was in the money thanks to Hada Men and Sound Accord

Timeform look back at a weekend featuring National Hunt racing from Haydock and Fairyhouse, alongside Flat action at Kempton, Musselburgh and in the US......



9 Apr 2012

Simon Rowlands: Why you should trust Cheltenham form at Aintree

The stats bode well for Synchronised

Timeform's Head of Research and Development explains why Cheltenham form should be trusted this week and offers a couple of value bets on the Aintree "Specials" markets......

Flat Season Preview: Back (or lay) To The Future

Camelot: Jamie's middle distance horse of 2012

If it's 'never too late' to do something, then logically it must be acceptable to be never too early to do something, or at least Timeform Chief Correspondent Jamie Lynch hopes so as he hands...


Jamie Lynch

8 Apr 2012

Weekend Preview: Kempton & Fairyhouse the Easter highlights

Kempton will host the Snowdrop Fillies' Stakes on Saturday

Timeform look ahead to the weekend's action in the UK and Ireland, with Flat racing from Kempton the highlight on Saturday and the Irish Grand National meeting getting underway at Fairyhouse on Sunday......



6 Apr 2012

Weekend Review: Brae to remember at Doncaster for Musley Bank team

Brae Hill holds on in the Lincoln

Timeform round-up the weekend's action, where quality and quantity mixed perfectly at Doncaster and Kempton and Group 1 races were run in Dubai and Australia......



2 Apr 2012

Dubai Handicappers' Corner: Monterosso magnifico in World Cup

Monterosso wins the World Cup

There were some visually impressive performances at Meydan on Saturday night, but how do those victories actually stack up when it comes to Timeform ratings? Dubai Handicapper Stephen Molyneux has a closer look....

Jamie Lynch: The War of the Dubai World Cup

Can a Japanese runner win again for the Axis Powers?

War, huh, what is it good for? Absolutely nothing apparently. Jamie Lynch takes Edwin Starr to task by suggesting that, rightly or wrongly, war sometimes has its place in framing sporting events, and the Dubai...


Jamie Lynch

30 Mar 2012

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