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  • Latest Article: The $20 Special

    Many years ago, when my great-aunt was in her punting heyday, I would sit with her on a Saturday afternoon, listening to the races. Aunty Laura was never a keen form student. She preferred to follow ...

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  • Go For Those Magic Multiples (Part 2)

    In this series of articles, Denton Jardine and The Optimist chat about ideas for successful trifecta betting. As the series continues, we will also be bringing you the ideas of various experts from ...

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  • 10 Ideas for Trifecta Profits (Part 1)

    The late Don Scott once wrote that the best form of exotic betting is the trifecta. I think he was right. Don said picking a trifecta winning bet was a test of skill rather than a game of chance. ...

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  • The ABCD Of It All (Part 2)

    Last month I got quite warmed up about my basic AB concepts, and I added C, for the actual trifecta component, and D, for betting on the extra or daily double. You could also use D where you have ...

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  • There's Gold in those Exotics

    The secret of successful punting is to find some angle that nobody else has found and milk it for all it’s worth before it’s discovered by all and sundry. This angle can and will be found in data that ...

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  • Short Not Sweet

    When you’re putting a trifecta, or First 4 combination together, are you always loathe to leave out the short-priced runners? Don’t worry, 99 per cent of punters have the same mindset.Fact is, though, ...

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  • What's the Best $50 Multiple (Part 3)

    Multiple combinations lie at the heart of successful betting on trifectas, first 4s, trebles and parlays. Even quinellas and exactas need a multiple bet push.The problem we face as punters is to ...

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  • Plan of the Month

    I have been besieged by callers wanting to know more about the AB-field trifectas I have a craving for, and wanting me to apply some rules and regulations to selections.I will not be providing ...

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  • Hit the Payouts

    Find a horse to run a place and go from that key point.Many is the punter who in rage and frustration has torn up a betting ticket on a trifecta. Know the feeling? You get 1st, 2nd and 4th, or 2nd, ...

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  • Windfall Dreams

    3 pages of great ideas. We all have windfall dreams. When we buy a Lotto ticket we have them. When we go into a raffle we entertain the dream - however remote it may seem - that this time (!) it will ...

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  • The $20 Special

    Many years ago, when my great-aunt was in her punting heyday, I would sit with her on a Saturday afternoon, listening to the races. Aunty Laura was never a keen form student. She preferred to follow ...

    Read the complete article »

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