Cox Plate Day: Best Bets

One of the best day of the racing calendar is Cox Plate Day and there is a plethora good value runners out there today.  Here are my best bets:

Cox Plate (Mooney Valley, Race 8):

Best Bet: Criterion, Number 8

2nd Best Bet: The Cleaner, Number 6 (The Cleaner has become the “people’s champion” and expect its odds to shorten over the day)

Mooney Valley (the other races):

Best Bet: Rocky King, Race 2, Number 1

Next Best Bet: Opinion, Race 5, Number 7


Best Bet: Grand Marshall, Race 3, Number 6


Best Bet: Love Rocks, Race 4, Number 1

As always:

  1. Please gamble responsibly.
  2. Whilst all care is taken with these tips no responsibility vests for losses incurred.

Shumpty’s Punt: Saturday Specials

Here are my tips for racing around Australia today:


Race 5: Number 4 Prince Cheri


Race 2: Number 1 Miss Outshine (each way) (roughie)


Race 6: Number 7 Miss Zizou (each way) (roughie)

I think there is some value out there today and I have tipped two runners here at plus $14 odds for the win.

As always:

1. All care but no responsibility is taken with these tips. It is your choice to follow them.
2. Please gamble responsibly.

Shumpty’s Punt: Saturday Specials

I have not had a bet on a Saturday for a couple of weeks: I just have not seen anything going around that really inspired confidence.  This Saturday though I have a couple of tips that I am feel more than a bit confident about.


Race 6 Number 2 Criterion (each way)

Race 7 Number 1 Shamexpress (each way)


Race 5 Number 3 Dissident

Race 6 Number 6 White Sage


Race 6 Number 2 Mishani Warrior

As always: good luck and good punting!