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Don't fancy Djakadam myself, he has lots to prove (only won a handicap off 145) and his price isn't reflective of that.

Gonna wait for the weather report tomorrow, supposedly gonna bucket down in the morning so that will have a big impact on the ante.

Fancy Coneygree in the GC who has lots to prove but plenty in the tank. If the ground goes soft it seems most going with Many Clouds, which sounds ironically good.
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I do not know anything about horses

Handier if I could just bet on Hedgehunter again
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dwayne
 
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tips tips tips gimmeeeeeeeeeee
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i got bobs worth in the work sweep... oooo
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Zook
 
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Wahey, Peace and Co!
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dwayne
 
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Zook wrote:tips tips tips gimmeeeeeeeeeee

Road to Riches for the Gold Cup race I'm told. Paddy Power's giving 12/1 odds.
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i think i need to delete my pp account after today :shock:
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Zook
 
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Princely Conn is shite
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dwayne
 
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PP won't let me bet on black hercules, keep getting an "event was suspended" msg but I can pick any other horse. Odd.

No idea who to pick in the gold cup, shit odds too tbh
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We've done a sweeps stake in work - i got Carlingford Lough. since i recognized the name, i take that as a good sign.
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dwayne wrote:Princely Conn is shite

Black Hercules, too
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I ended up picking Martello tower cos it wouldn't let me pick black hercules :D

Had him at 9/1 but he went down to 14/1 though
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Went for Many Clouds and stuck an e/w on Houblon Des Obeaux
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gwan coneygree ye little dancer!
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Zook
 
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Djakadam (ew) and Peace and Co in for me, I have not won much
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Road to Riches me hole. Bollicks anyway.
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i think thats a wrap for me now :D

quitting while i'm ahead
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Zook wrote:gwan coneygree ye little dancer!


haha was delighted to be in with a shout at the start, but he stayed so well and made it a great watch and inevitable win. Had a few winners today, killultagh vic in the last made it the sweeter!

in all reality the boozer was the real winner today, heres to next year. i might have to take the week off for it!
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I bet €40 over Cheltenham, and won €2.30.
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post your tips here, if ye've got any.

i'm hearing good things about as dee mee in the 1.30. currently at 28/1.

upswing in the 5.30 at 11/1 is getting a bit of word of mouth too.
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