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How to trade large race meetings

Last year I managed to get a record result from the Cheltenham Gold Cup, Grand National, Derby and bagged a decent result, though not a record, from the Melbourne cup. I was able to lock in a profit on the Betfair exchange pre race, winning before the race had started and regardless of who went…

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Grand National Meeting – Aintree

Cheltenham is behind us, and the flat season is officially underway and this weekend we have the last major jumps meeting of the year which is, of course, nations favourite horse racing spectacular – The Grand National. Up and down the country people will be gambling in an attempt to find Grand National winners. Offices…

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Aintree, the Grand National and fallers

If there is one thing Aintree is known for it is spectacular fallers. In 2011 British racing yielded to public opinion and changed the fences at Aintree. The idea was to stop more fallers and serious injuries to horses. Did that happen? Will it happen? What the key factors behind a faller in a race?

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To answer all the questions I took a look at half a million horses that raced around the various jumps races over the