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CHAMPIONS DAY ASCOT: Tales from the ring

October 21, 2017 | 0 Comments

When the early morning alarm went off to get me up in time for Ascot I expected to look out of the window onto Storm Brian Armageddon. Thankfully the worst hadn’t materialised in Devon or...

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Meeting ANDREW MOUNT

October 19, 2017 | 0 Comments

Simon Nott from Star Sports catches up with pundit and owner ANDREW MOUNT and finds out more about his varied punting background including being a multiple Scoop 6 winner. Andrew Mount has worked on course...

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Earlier this month an excellent article by Greg Wood was posted on the Guardian website and it got quite a lot of share attention on social media. The story (CLICK HERE FOR LINK) was that...

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SIMON NOTT: Tales from the Chepstow betting ring

October 16, 2017 | 0 Comments

This was the first time I’d been to Chepstow for some time, in fact not since Reve De Sivola made his debut here which must have been almost a decade ago. I’d forgotten what a...

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Meeting ROCKY ROBERTO

October 13, 2017 | 0 Comments

Simon Nott from Star Sports catches up with racecourse tic-tac ROCKY ROBERTO about his life and times in the betting ring with a tic-tac demo! Rocky Roberto was born into Racing. His great grandfather was...

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Meeting JULIE WILLIAMS

October 9, 2017 | 0 Comments

MEETING JULIE WILLIAMS: Simon Nott from Star Sports catches up with bookmaker Julie Williams about her fearless father Freddie and their careers in racing and betting....

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SIMON NOTT: Tales from the Ascot betting ring

October 7, 2017 | 0 Comments

First impressions on a dank October afternoon was what a good crowd, rumoured to be about 20,000 and an astonishing number of bookmakers. I haven’t looked at last year’s results but they must have had...

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SIMON NOTT: Tales from the Newbury betting ring

September 23, 2017 | 0 Comments

Newbury Dubai Duty Free International Saturday I’d made a right ricket turning up in a winter coat, the weather at Newbury was glorious and there were plenty in attendance to enjoy it. There was a...

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Meeting AMY CHRISTOPHERS

September 19, 2017 | 0 Comments

SIMON NOTT MEETS: Amy Christophers, former glamour model, who is now pursuing a sports based presenting career as well as being a qualified football referee. ...

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Meeting RICHARD HOILES

September 18, 2017 | 0 Comments

SIMON NOTT MEETS: Racecourse and ITV Racing commentator RICHARD HOILES to find out how he got started as a commentator and the tricks of the trade....

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