It often pays to notice the multiple nominations in The Bookies Bag, as Gallic Chieftain contributed 3 of the 7 successful lays. Have a look at a full set of results in this week's Trading Update.
"Rail +3m and a Good 3. Another warm day with little to no wind and a southerly late. The fence seemed to fall away late in the day Oaks Day so I expect runners to be shifting well off the fence in the straight. Most runners in straight races will spear to the outside fence."
"Rail +3m. With minimal wind. Expecting the track play fairly with run on horses able to work into the race out wide. "
"Track expected to play fairly with the Rail True and Good 4 the most likely rating. Paul Daily’s insight on how the track will play can be found at the top of his Victoria Derby preview here."
The Betfair Insider rates every runner in the 2017 Melbourne Cup, finding one stand out selection.
"Rail True. With overnight rain the cut is out of the track and expect runners to get off the fence as the day progresses. All runners should get their chance to win."
On-Course Bookmakers are slaying the punters but The Bookies Bag couldn’t be fuller with 8/9 correct lays. Have a look at a full set of results in this week's Trading Update
The Bookies Bag couldn’t be fuller with 7/9 correct lays. Have a look at a full set of results in this week's Trading Update
"Rail true +6m. Caulfield expected to play slightly to the advantage of leaders. Once again wind will be no issue." The Betfair Insider's Racing Preview this week takes in the Caulfield Cup.