Cheltenham Trials Day preview

by Jack Milner at BetVictor PAUL Nicholls holds a strong hand in the Triumph Hurdle Trial at Cheltenham Trials Day this weekend, however preference is for Rolling Star who is a strong-looking alternative for Nicky Henderson. A winner first time hurdling in Auteuil, he was swiftly snapped up by Michael Buckley, and has strong claims. …[Read More]

Somersby the value in Victor Chandler Chase

by JACK MILNER, BetVictor The Victor Chandler Chase is a Grade 1 contest with a rich history, and is seen as a prelude to crowning the winner of the Queen Mother Champion Chase. As such, it seems very apt that the heir apparent Sprinter Sacre is in the field. He will win and it’s only …[Read More]

Victor Chandler Chase market without Sprinter Sacre

FAIR play to big race sponsors BetVictor who have opened a market on the Victor Chandler Chase on Saturday WITHOUT the mighty Sprinter Sacre. They have made SANCTUAIRE¬†(pictured left) their 5/4 favourite without Nicky Henderson’s hotpot. Bookies face a real challenge to stoke up betting interest with such a warm favourite in the field, so …[Read More]

A chat with… Victor Chandler

VICTOR Chandler is probably the most famous face in bookmaking. He changed the face of betting when upping sticks in 1999 and moving his business from the UK to Gibraltar. A pioneer of online gambling, he has been called a lot of names and had a few brushes with the authorities, but he has overseen …[Read More]