Betfair Insider

The Betfair Insider is the resident Exchange “guru”. Drawing on The Analysts and Industry Experts insights, he provides commentary and opinion on all thoroughbred, harness and greyhound racing. You can find his insights, betting strategies and trading summary weekly on The Hub.

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Trading Update – 20th November 2017

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.

Racing Preview: Stakes Day

"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."

Racing Preview: Kennedy Oaks Day

"Rail +3m. With minimal wind. Expecting the track play fairly with run on horses able to work into the race out wide. "

Racing Preview: Derby Day

"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: Flemington, Tuesday 7th November 2017 – Melbourne Cup

The Betfair Insider rates every runner in the 2017 Melbourne Cup, finding one stand out selection.

Racing Preview: Geelong Cup

"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."

Trading Update – 30th October 2017

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

Trading Update – 23rd October 2017

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

Racing Preview: Saturday October 21

"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.

Racing Preview: Saturday October 14

Caufield Guineas Day this Saturday with four massive Group 1 events. The Betfair Insider gives his thoughts on the days main races.