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10 Mar 21 20:42
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Please say why you have them listed 123
E g. Biggest profit, biggest fancy, best chance or whatever you wish
But only name 3 horses , no odds or prices , no stakes

My three all each way in biggest  returns order ....

1. PUT THE KETTLE ON. (Champion Chase)
2. GALVIN. (Four miler)
3. GRANGEE (bumper)

Have a great Cheltenham !
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Report yeasty March 10, 2021 9:50 PM GMT
1. Concertista (Mares Hurdle)
2. Elimay (Mares Chase)
3. Galvin (NH Chase)

Reasons: prices / ones I picked a long way out so I'll feel smug

Have a good one too, Irishone
Report muse March 10, 2021 10:14 PM GMT
Biggest returns on singles would be:

1. Energumene in the March (come on Willie!) (I am on for the Arkle but to win half as much)
2. Blue Lord in the Supreme, and from what Anthony Bromley said tonight it might well go there
3. Hook Up in the Mares Novice Hurdle.

Best of luck Irishone, and everyone else.  Have a good week.
Report shlotter March 10, 2021 10:54 PM GMT
Not gonna tell anyone what my main action is, but wish everyone a good Cheltenham. due to the amount of hatred towards me people have lost some very TOP INFO. Don't forget Irishone, I will send you a private message on Gold Cup day if we are doing okay. So, check ya inbox Gold Cup day! Hope we don't do our bollix EgB.
Report Andymca March 10, 2021 11:09 PM GMT
1. Fakiera AB
2. Al Boum Photo GC
3. Grangee Bumper

On at much bigger odds than now, cert of of the festval and Grangee because Irish tipped it a few weeks ago and I  thought he has to be right about something, doesn't he ?
Report FOYLESWAR March 10, 2021 11:37 PM GMT
1. nube negra ......jacksons on  each way !
2. sire de berlais  stayers...would be nice
3, energumene........arkle 25s and 20s each way would be happy anyone of these winning
Report Anyska March 11, 2021 2:09 PM GMT
envoi allen

bar a fall, nothing will touch them
Report differentdrum March 11, 2021 3:15 PM GMT
I am going in with biggest negative I have ever started with do break even might end up good.

Sadly, much depends on the shorties so not going to jinx those.

Of those that are still running and remain reasonable prices:-

Captain Guinness can place in the Arkle, particularly if the ground isn't too soft. I have backed Shishkin, but I don't think his jumping is quite what people suggest and he is favourite on the Supreme run and hype.

Roksana has every chance of shaking up Concertista. I think she should be favourite.

I think both Bear Ghylls and Keskonrisk are capable of shaking up the front three in the Ballymore.

Mrs Milner has a place chance in an ordinary looking Pertemps. Many of the handicaps don't look overly strong this year.

Melon should be favourite for the Ryanair. Just worried about missing Mullins.

If Fils D'Oudairies can reproduce his Envoi Allen run he has a chance in the Plate.

Glens Of Antrim might improve for the drop in trip and has a decent place chance in the Mare's novice.

If it dries It Came To Pass can repeat in the Foxhunters. Again not sure if O'Sullivan is going to ride.
Report impossible123 March 11, 2021 5:13 PM GMT
Shishkin/Envoi Allen - win double at 11/1 & 14/1; Champ (12/1)/Sottsass (20/1) - win double; APB singles (6/1 & 7/1). If one obliges I'm happy; 2 a bonus; 3 ecstatic. Cheltenham made.
Report sageform March 11, 2021 7:10 PM GMT
Report Deptford March 11, 2021 7:14 PM GMT
Olly Bob
Report ZEALOT March 11, 2021 11:47 PM GMT
Its amazing how so many punters think an even money is a good thing but if you gave them a coin and said flip heads theyd be worried .
Report irishone March 12, 2021 6:15 AM GMT
I know you are banging a different drum dofferemtdrum but could you wipe away the 1000 word essay and just put up your three best bets and explain why they are your three best bets ? Its very simple really !
Report harry callaghan March 12, 2021 7:04 AM GMT
I don’t have one single bet running, had latest exhibition for a few quid but cashed it out and appreciate it was the only horse I had running from a bet I struck last year for the ballymore...managed to get some out the bet but he was the one worth proper money and was in a Yankee with 2 winners, so just the stake back with a bit on top...a couple of mug big odds bets but no damage really, so nice and ready for the meeting with no biased pocket talking opinions...

So fresh head with maybe 4/5 bets ready if I can get the odds I want which is what I wanted this year, haven’t listened to one mug podcast promoting bookmakers or watched any of hislop or Walsh or that bet 365 propganda show, as didn’t want to be swayed or listen to the drivel that gets wheeled out on a daily basis by people that work for the bookmakers

Most of the prices bookmakers are offering are not far off, so seeking edges isn’t easy and the only horse I’m annoyed I’m not on at ante post was elimay at 14/1 so will have to live with that, although no horse is a slam dunk, as punters only have an edge on the market at this stage...when the money hits the account then you’ve won but luckily for me I’m not on anything to sway my judgement

Reading some of the threads of peoples bets is interesting for sure, normally just the ones they have an edge on or wish to ramp up because it suits there pocket, so that’s been vormit worthy reading for sure
Report irishone March 12, 2021 7:13 AM GMT
"that’s been vormit worthy reading for sure"

So has your thousand word essay.

Is there any chance when and IF you do have a bet you could put it up before the race ?

Its good to know who actually knows their stuff on here, I admit to being a clueless one of course !
Report harry callaghan March 12, 2021 7:26 AM GMT
Luckily Irishone I don’t have to read your stuff as your blocked, people aren’t interested in my 1000 word essays anyway like you say, so wouldn’t want to bother anyone with my muck theories on the game or my muck bets for the week, I certainly wouldn’t want to force anyone to read through it, as far more knowledgeable punters on here and I won’t be betting unless I get the odds I want on any said selection on the day or near it, so punters are far better off to listen to your good self

I think that’s under a 1000Confused
Report irishone March 12, 2021 7:42 AM GMT
Thought you would have blocked everybody on here by now Harry.

Have a good Cheltenham have made my day !
Report harry callaghan March 12, 2021 7:48 AM GMT
Yep plenty blocked Irish, I’m afraid I have a low tolerance level

Yes have a good week, looks easy for sureGrin let’s hope the placepot has a decent pot for the punter all week as the shops will drop the return potential
Report cobra sam March 12, 2021 10:13 AM GMT
lord royal 33/1......bob olinger 25/1...monkfish 8/1
Report cobra sam March 12, 2021 10:15 AM GMT
soz ill put my trumpet away...just read the original post thru....
Report paulo47 March 12, 2021 11:39 AM GMT
Know the feeling Harry , worst for a good few years , will need miracles .
Report harry callaghan March 12, 2021 11:51 AM GMT
I’ll only have a few bets paulo as not much is interesting for me, with so many vulchers chewing the price in many races, so as normal I’ll stick to the races no one is interested in backing in and hope to get the right was disappointing for me, as wanted those 2 horses in those races. The book is fecked now in both. More work down the kermitCry
Report cobra sam March 12, 2021 11:56 AM GMT
cheer up arry....
Report harry callaghan March 12, 2021 12:01 PM GMT
I’ve always been miserable Sam sos just the way it is, however when you’ve spent 3 days sorting out a decent trixie and see it go in 2 hours it pizzes you off. Of course if I placed it yesterday I’d have the edge. Fecking game
Report cobra sam March 12, 2021 12:09 PM GMT
awwww soz harry...yep its a brutal game sometimes...hope u have better luck on the week
Report harry callaghan March 12, 2021 12:17 PM GMT
I’ve only got 2 interesting bets all week, I’m boring Sam I did have 4 but not anymore, I need the odds otherwise I won’t play, it doesn’t have to be value just the right odds, as value doesn’t win you money
Report differentdrum March 12, 2021 2:08 PM GMT
I know you will be disappointed he isn't in a handicap, but have you had a bit on Bear Ghylls yet Harry?
Report harry callaghan March 12, 2021 2:14 PM GMT
No I really don’t like the race differendrum, to many horses I don’t like for ground interesting how bear ghylls goes on a better surface but I don’t like any of them really and certainly not from a betting point of view...all the best with your bet
Report differentdrum March 12, 2021 2:36 PM GMT
Thanks, I just hope they go into the race believing he can win, and not with the idea he can finish a creditable fifth. The front three are Grade 1 winners on paper, but in reality were they anything than Grade 2 standard? For me it is easily the most interesting of the novice hurdles.
Report harry callaghan March 12, 2021 2:50 PM GMT
I’ve struggled with all the novices this season at all distances so not the man to ask but I’m a harsh handicapper myself anyway, not many get any creditGrintbh I always bring them down I’m afraid, not that I’m not interested but struggle when I don’t think I trust any of them...I think Bob olinger is probably pretty good but I’m not sure, I can’t get an angle on the Irish or English form this season when the ground has been a swamp all season
Report sageform March 12, 2021 3:04 PM GMT
I know jockeys are bad tipsters but Harry Cobden said that Bravemansgame was the best he had ridden.
Report irishone March 12, 2021 4:16 PM GMT
FFS lads its very simple

Just put up your top three bets !

Lets see who gets it right
Report duffy March 12, 2021 4:35 PM GMT
Santini (biggest fancy)

Bravemansgame (nb)

Three Stripe Life (price)
Report FatPunt March 14, 2021 4:40 PM GMT
Allmankind. Monkfish. Champ.
Report irishone March 14, 2021 10:28 PM GMT
" Harry Cobden said that Bravemansgame was the best he had ridden."

Eeeerrrrmmm ????
Report Bogalar March 14, 2021 11:11 PM GMT
My three, all on price:
1. Skyace (Mares Novice Hurdle) - most overpriced horse of the week on this season's form
2. Tiger Roll (Cross Country) - Aintree fence omitted in 2020 running which Easysland hated in November, good ground which TR really acts on, incentive to train him to the minute for this race and then retire him
3. Sharjah (Champion Hurdle) - second last year (on soft) behind an on-song Epatante, better ground and iffy prep for last year's winner to help him turn the table after two solid runs on unsuitably ground at Leopoardstown (and he still won one of them)
Report shlotter March 14, 2021 11:37 PM GMT
Ok broken rank for Irishone only,,,

1. Saint Sam. 25p ew Fred winter. My monster bet of the festival. Managed to get 11/2 so hopefully pay for the ALDI beans
2. Shishkin. Greatest ever horse Chase. 15p 1/2 with Mullins good thing out decided to cut back 5p
3. Concertista. 10p win. I was going to have my 50p plunge, but decided 11-10 was value.
Report Quevega06 March 14, 2021 11:58 PM GMT
Report irishone March 15, 2021 5:48 AM GMT
That is very close to aftertiming q ! LaughLaughLaughLaugh
Report LoyalHoncho March 15, 2021 3:03 PM GMT
Bob Olinger   1.20   Wed   Jumped well, stayed well in Gd1 at Naas.  Looks to be improving.  And, fabulous jockey on top who knows no fear.
Craigneiche   2.30  Wed    Improved to win recent Gd3 and looks like will stay.  Could well be best of stable three.
Martello Sky  4.15  Thur   This combo. regular winners this season at big prices and this one looks ripe to improve again.  Likes to be up there as does the jock.
Thanks irish.
Report Quevega06 March 15, 2021 11:57 PM GMT
Galvin biggest fancy , Bob Olinger next best and Grand Roi Embittered ew double as the price
Report Quevega06 March 15, 2021 11:58 PM GMT
Best of luck tomorrow and the week ahead !!
Report LoyalHoncho March 17, 2021 1:07 PM GMT
Great starts for irish and Quevega.
Report Anyska March 17, 2021 1:14 PM GMT
bob olinger cert

eklat de rire w/o fishcake

nube negra

to ton up
Report penzance March 17, 2021 3:27 PM GMT
Report irishone March 17, 2021 7:07 PM GMT
Cheers lads well done all winners
Report LoyalHoncho March 17, 2021 7:52 PM GMT
irish, if Grangee wins the bumper we will not be worthy!
Report Deptford March 17, 2021 7:56 PM GMT
Loyal, if it does I will have a West Ham tatoo on my forehead
Report irishone March 17, 2021 7:59 PM GMT
It was in the bumper lads
Came 6th running on

The Shunter for me tomorrow !
Report jimnast March 17, 2021 8:12 PM GMT
fair play irishone you could not have made it clearer what you thought of the bet on the  champion chase winner,if the bumper horse had won you would have been weighing it not counting it.
Report irishone March 17, 2021 8:17 PM GMT
Lol .... I actually had more on honeysuckle than grangee but hey ho .....

Looking forward to tommorow
Report Deptford March 17, 2021 8:19 PM GMT
Fook me we should be 4 1 up
Report jimnast March 17, 2021 8:28 PM GMT
great to see honeysuckle win i was at fairyhouse when she won her 3rd race and whilst i thought then she is probably a decent mare i never thought she would be a champion hurdler,really pleased she is i thought the owner came over very well on luck on sunday and of course its great for the jockey.
Report shlotter March 18, 2021 3:55 AM GMT
Ok. Day three.
My monster plunge breaking my responsible gaming mantra here, like having an After Eight Mint  at 7.30! Laugh it is that exciting!
Envoi Allen - MAX BET 50p place. NAP.
Melon N.B 25p place, to be in first five.
Paisley Park 25p Place.
Was considering doing a 5p place trixie...oh what if they chicken soup from ALDI...
Report Quevega06 March 18, 2021 11:48 PM GMT
What's the fancies for tomorrow
Report irishone March 19, 2021 6:51 AM GMT
Thanks for asking quevega
I just looked at the weights
For the county hurdle
And absolutely sh@t myself
How the feck did captain kangaroo
And peter faheys one get in ?
Willie is enjoying his breakfast
This morning
Pony e w first six places
Report Quevega06 March 19, 2021 7:48 AM GMT
Good man Irishone, I took a few in the County Saint D'Oreux,Thyme White and Belfast Banter hopefully get a sweat
Report irishone March 19, 2021 8:00 AM GMT
That galway winner won wellin the last
So here is hoping for peter fahey
Long old journey !
Report Andymca March 19, 2021 2:03 PM GMT
Slainte Irish, I owe you one
Report irishone March 19, 2021 2:35 PM GMT
Got 40 plus on here
Crazy price ?
Galway form eh ?
Report penzance March 19, 2021 2:40 PM GMT
Irishone,great week.
Report duffy March 19, 2021 2:45 PM GMT
Yeah, very well done Irish, enjoy your winningsCool
Report irishone March 19, 2021 3:02 PM GMT
Cheers lads
Sorry if I offended you in the past
Cant stand the bolloxmeisters !
Report Andymca March 19, 2021 3:33 PM GMT
New bathroom now i guess
Report LoyalHoncho March 19, 2021 3:55 PM GMT
Well done irish mate.  Great thread and tipping!  You're nearly up there with Kevin Blake!  Love
Report Andymca March 19, 2021 5:23 PM GMT
Maybe he is Kevin Blake
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