Racing today is from Ararat Park, Mackay and Taree which is where The Baron expects Kris Lees to dominate the meeting with the best of his runners being Karamea (Race 3).
The highlight of today’s sporting action is the Monday Night Football NFL game between Dallas and Chicago.… Continue Reading »
The Baron’s Early NRL Auckland Nines Preview
New Zealand Warriors ($6)
Have three of the most electric players in the premiership in Sam Tomkins, Shaun Johnson and Kevin Locke while Feleti Mateo is perfectly suited to Nines. On their home turf and with a commitment to field their strongest team, they will be very hard to beat.… Continue Reading »
Racing today is from Dubbo, Armidale and Terang. The Baron is crystal clear on his best bet at Dubbo.
In sports action, we have the Panthers and Saints in the NFL, NBA and the final day of the second Ashes Test from Adelaide.… Continue Reading »
Ihtsahymn took out the G1 Kingston Town Classic at Ascot in Saturday’s feature.
Elsewhere, it was the Snowden/McEvoy show at Randwick’s Kensington track with the duo winning four of the eight races.
Lucky Symbol (Morphettville R2)
The flying Phillip Stokes stable already has Hucklebuck and Éclair Big Bang in his autumn carnival artillery and can now also pencil in three-year-old Magnus gelding Lucky Symbol.… Continue Reading »
The Baron’s NBA Baron for the Busy Man: December 9
Miami @ Detroit: Detroit +3.5 ($1.87)
Indiana @ Oklahoma City: Indiana +4.5 ($1.91)
Orlando @ Houston: Orlando +12.5 ($1.91)
Toronto @ Los Angeles Lakers: Over 203.5 ($1.91)
Best: Detroit +3.5 ($1.87)
Best Total: Over 203.5 ($1.91)
Value: Indiana ($2.60)
Best Record: 37-33-1
Value Record: 11-21… Continue Reading »
The Baron appreciates that his fellow punters lead busy lives so he thought he’d appease the masses and produce a stripped down guide. You want winners without the fluff? You got it.
Caulfield Race 3, No.3 You Can Dance ($7)
Randwick Race 1, No.4 Sinjoren ($4.20)
Randwick Race 6, No.3 Field Marshall ($3.50)
Morphettville Race 7, No.14 Essay Raider (2.50)
Caulfield Quaddie 1,2,4,7 / 1,6,9,12 / 3,7 / 4,9,11,12.… Continue Reading »
The Baron’s EPL R15 Guide for the Busy Man
Manchester United vs Newcastle United, Saturday 7 Dec, 11:45 PM
Man United have to turn this ship around at some point right … right? Newcastle had a great November but this feels like one of those ‘back on track’ games for the boys at Old Trafford, particularly if RVP is ruled fit to play and lead the line.… Continue Reading »
The Group 1 Kingston Town Stakes from Ascot headlines a great day of racing that also includes meetings from Caulfield, Randwick, Doomben and Morphettville. The Baron likes You Can Dance (R3) at Caulfield.
The third day of the Adelaide Ashes Test headlines a day that features a college football championship game and plenty of great soccer from Australia and abroad.… Continue Reading »
Racing fans over the world will be tuning into Sha Tin’s huge Hong Kong International Meeting which includes the Hong Kong Sprint, where The Baron sees only bad luck beating Lord Kanaloa. Linton meanwhile adds an Australian flavour to the meet lining up in the Hong Kong Mile.… Continue Reading »
Hong Kong’s International Meeting on Sunday is brimming with thoroughbred superstars and The Baron has delved into the form for the four Sha Tin features on the card.
Hong Kong Vase
The Baron expects the Melbourne Cup form to prove very strong this year and he has seasoned travellers Red Cadeaux and Dunaden top picks.… Continue Reading »