Daily Racing Thread Friday 21st. April 2017

Discussion in 'Horse Racing' started by attivo, Apr 20, 2017 at 12:09 PM.

  1. Bill Cosby Funtime

    Bill Cosby Funtime Well-Known Member

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    I think your favourite Bond women are tied to what age you are when the films come out or you first see them but an oft overlooked couple are Daniela Bianchi in From Russia With Love and Sophie Marceau (villain and token nanny at the same time).

    Anyway, away from my specialist subject involving teenage pervy afternoon matinees, I've put a double on Two Taffs (3:50 Ayr) and Silent Steps (5:25 Ayr) as well as Jersey Bean.

    My home town hosts Scotland's largest beer festival (and a food festival) this weekend so I'm hoping for some extra ale counters.

    GLA
     
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  2. OddDog

    OddDog Mild mannered janitor
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    Roast beef, red cabbage and chipped potatoes. Thoroughly satisfying. 9/10 (one point docked for a line of gristle running through the beef).
     
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  3. Sir Barney Chuckles

    Sir Barney Chuckles Well-Known Member

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    Kedgeree. 6/10. Better than it usually is but still somewhat lacking.

    There are some huge prices around for Vosne, I see. 40/1 in several places. The Souede/Munir partnership seem intent on capturing the prize though with 3 out of the first 5 in the market wearing their silks!

    Meanwhile, if you go on ‘Sporting Life’s’ homepage right now you will see a picture of Mr Henderson looking most boisterous!
     
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  4. OddDog

    OddDog Mild mannered janitor
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    This is what we were waiting for <applause>

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    (Spot the forum member who is bored at work and winding down the clock to finishing time)
     
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  5. SimonJ

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    As a TRFC fan, I should really be shouting for Jim Rockford in this Newbury opener, but the dart has landed on Qaaraat ( Carrot? )
    I also like Gracious Diana in the 3.40 at that racecourse.
    Interested to see, as already mentioned, how Varian's reps run too.

    Have to wait til this evening for Johnston/Norton ...

    Good Luck all.
     
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  6. robbie

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    5/1 for Raheen house 3.05 seems a silly price for racing post trophy 4th against a Yarmouth maiden winner, decent sized bet for me.
     
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  7. Bustino74

    Bustino74 Thouroughbred Breed Enthusiast

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    Write out 100 times 'I must not tip Stoute horses until the stable is clearly in form'.
     
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  8. NassauBoard

    NassauBoard Well-Known Member

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    Done on the line. Argghhh
     
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  9. mick the jolly sailor

    mick the jolly sailor Active Member

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    Nass, damn unlucky. It did what you said all the way...til 5 yards from the line....was all over it myself after your post. Very unlucky.
     
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  10. mick the jolly sailor

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    Barney, unlucky too....finished like a train. Glad I took the 5/4 a place with Skybet...paying 4 places!!!1
    Cheers, good shout.
     
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  11. smokethedeadbadger

    smokethedeadbadger Well-Known Member

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    Leftover homemade fried rice with chicken, bacon, mushroom, peppers, peas. 8/10 last night
    Well nowt for de sousa but a couple of places and a couple of winners on the others
     
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