Archive | March, 2010

Sean Boyce Q and A

23. March 2010

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Sean Boyce Q and A

My Sporting Life
WHEN AND WHY DID YOU HAVE YOUR FIRST BET?
I think the first bet I remember with real excitement was one that my Granny placed for me on Red Rum in the 1977 Grand National. I won about three quid I think but that was the start for me. Grand National day was a [...]

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John Hunt, Grand National Commentator

23. March 2010

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John Hunt, Grand National Commentator

John Hunt
He’ll call the Grand National winner home for millions on the BBC. His face is familiar to At The Races viewers everywhere and his voice has been heard on racecourses throughout the land but how did top course commentator John Hunt get the racing bug, what first got him betting and how did he [...]

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Cheltenham 2011 Ante Post

23. March 2010

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Cheltenham 2011 Ante Post

Cheltenham 2011 Ante-post
With the 2010 Cheltenham National Hunt Festival barely behind us, it may seem premature to start looking forward to next year but I couldn’t resist.

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Cheltenham Reflections

23. March 2010

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Cheltenham Reflections

It was one of the most keenly awaited Festivals in memory and, whilst it was certainly tough going from a punting point of view, Cheltenham delivered in spades once again.

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Calculating Odds and Percentages

23. March 2010

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Calculating Odds and Percentages

I’m often asked by punters ‘how do I work out the overround on a book and how do I work out odds as percentages?’

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Ten Golden Rules for Betting

23. March 2010

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Ten Golden Rules for Betting

GOLDEN RULES
These are some of the rules that I try to apply to my own betting. They won’t suit everyone and they won’t be right for every style of betting but having some guiding principles can certainly be a help.

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