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David Massey

David Massey is an on course bookmakers clerk, a Sporting Life race card author, a horse racing punter and of course a regular contributor here at the Daily Punt

Silver And Gold Cups

Good morning all,

I've looked at the two big handicaps at Ayr today, the Silver Cup and Gold Cup at Ayr, in the hope of finding something at a big price for both. I'll play a few each-way doubles on the two races, with the firms throwing extra places at us this morning, but as ever my main selection will be at the end.

Ghathanfar got us an each-way return yesterday, so I'm looking for a Cup repeat!

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St Leger Day

Good morning all,

Final day of the St Leger Festival, and after the heavy rain that did indeed fall at Doncaster yesterday, the ground is just on the easy side of good now. 

Here’s my thoughts on the four ITV races, including the ever-competitive Portland Handicap, which kicks things off at 1.45.

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Doncaster St Leger Festival – Day 3

Good morning all, and welcome to another episode of “What’s The Weather Going To Do Today, Then?” 

It seems almost every Punt post of mine has begun with a weather warning over the past two months and today is no exception, with the potential for showers/steady rain/thunderstorms/probably a monsoon, who knows, at Doncaster. On the assumption that the weather forecast I’m looking at is correct, I still think we’ll be looking at ground on the quick side, and it’s on that my picks today are made. ITV3 for those of you looking for it on terrestrial TV. 

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