You back Ubak EW at 14/1

spyglassThere’s a nice race at Newbury tomorrow, won last year by the mighty Thistlecrack.  There are no superstars in it this year, but there seems to be a nice each way bet in the shape of Ubak.

The last time he ran at a a trip this long in the UK  he won a decent race at Aintree (he had a poor run over this trip in France, but quite a few horses are upset by international travel). He has mixed chasing and hurdling but began this campaign with a nice run over hurdles (back at Aintree) where he conceded 10lbs and upwards to all rivals. The forecast soft ground should suit him and he looks excellent EW value at 14/1 – about half a dozen online bookies currently offer that price.

Good luck.


About Steeplechasing

Writer, horse-racing fan, cyclist, consultant, entrepreneur. Worked at Aintree, SiS, The Tote, Ladbrokes. Created scoop6. Now run Gamtrain Ltd

Posted on November 24, 2016, in General and tagged . Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.

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