Daily Dabble Feb 16

THE crossbar was well and truly hit with Clonusker yesterday at Plumpton, who only gave best close home to finish second at 7-1. Ayr is the focus of today and, in particular, two horses trained by Lucinda Russell. BOLD SIR BRIAN (3.00 Ayr) has somewhat lost his way after looking a potential star as a …[Read More]

Saturday selections: D-day for Grandouet

GRANDOUET’S chasing debut is an obvious highlight at Sandown on Saturday but the card at Wincanton oozes quality from the first race through to the concluding bumper. If he stands up then Grandouet should win blindfolded, although nobody is going to get rich by backing him. Hinterland and Turn Over Sivola are no mugs and …[Read More]

RIP rising star Campbell Gillies

Today is a desperately sad day for racing with the news that talented young jockey Campbell Gillies has passed away. Details of his death are sketchy at the time of writing but unconfirmed reports say the Scotsman died in what has been described as an accident while on holiday with some jockey pals on the …[Read More]