Stat of the Day, 25th November 2013
We got a typical gutsy, battling performance from our 10/1 shot the veteran Oh Crick yesterday, but unfortunately 4th was the best he could manage.
He seemed to get a second wind on the run-in and looked like he might just be able to push on for a place, but was run out of it in the end, which rounded off a poor weekend for SotD, but we're hoping for better in the...
This one made a switch to David O'Meara's yard three races ago and David seems to be getting a good tune out of this 4yr old grey, as she was an 11/1 Course & Dustance winner just nine days ago.
David has a good record with Course and Distance winners running within a month of their last victory with 12 winners from the 49 that have been sent off at 12/1 or less in the last three years. His record this year alone is 7 wins from 23 (30.4%) and he's 2/5 here at Wolverhampton.
That 24.5% strike rate has generated some 14.1pts profits at level stakes, a more than handy return of 28.76% above stakes invested.
Despite having been raised for her recent course and distance win, she is, in theory at least, still well in at the weights as the 5lb claimer David Bergen takes over from David Nolan and that claim more than cancels out the rising mark.
I've staked a 1pt win bet on Dansili Dutch at 3/1 BOG with Ladbrokes, but I highly recommend that you...