Bet Slip
My Bet Slip
-
How to use My Betslip
Placing a Single Bet Placing a Multiple Bet Manage bookmakers

Simply click a price on Race Passes and we’ll take you off to place your bet with your favourite bookmaker. You can also place single bets from the Bet Slip – just click the price in the Bet Slip.

Our Bet Slip allows you to build up your selections before you begin placing multiple bets with your favourite bookmakers. Click the +BET button to add your selections and then, when you’re ready, hit ‘Bet Now’ to go to your chosen bookmaker’s site and place your bets.

Select the bookmaker prices you want to display on Race Passes by switching the toggles between show and hide in the Bookmaker Manager, or use the Currently Showing selection screen. We will automatically display the best odds from your chosen bookmakers.

Note that Betfair Exchange prices are available to logged in customers only and are not included in the best odds calculation.

Bets Odds
You currently have no selections.
timeform logo mini sign in to timeformSign In

register to timeformRegister Free Bets
timeform menu collapse
search timeform's website

Keltbray Swinley Chase Preview: Consistent Dee holds strong claims

ArticleImage

Andrew Asquith previews the Keltbray Swinley Chase at Ascot on Saturday and picks out his best ante-post bet.

It’s fair to say that given the prize money on offer, the turnout for this race in recent years has been disappointing, only attracting single-figure fields the last five years. However, there is a competitive look to this year’s race at the five-day stage, with 19 entries, and if the majority stand their ground then it should be an exciting renewal.

Defending champ

One of those 19 is last year’s all-the-way winner Tenor Nivernais. Admittedly, he has been disappointing in all three of his starts since, but as a result finds himself back down to last year’s winning mark. He also has a good record round here (two-time winner over fences) and, though he ran no sort of race in the Sky Bet Chase at Doncaster on his return – never going well after a mistake at the first – it wouldn’t be a surprise were he to leave that running well behind now.

Hat-trick hero?

Closer to the fore of the market is the Nicky Henderson-trained Gold Present, who has looked an improved model this season, winning both of his starts. The form of his latest success over this C&D in the Silver Cup looks strong, the runner-up Frodon subsequently coming out and winning a Grade 3 Handicap at Cheltenham on his next start. Gold Present looked more straightforward returned to a right-handed track that day, and should have more to offer as a chaser, but the feeling is he will need to if he’s to defy an 8 lb higher mark.

It is another Henderson inmate in the shape of Josses Hill that tops the Timeform weight-adjusted ratings. He managed to win twice in 2016/17, including the Peterborough Chase at Huntingdon, and was highly tried after, taking in the King George, Ryanair and Melling Chase on his next three starts. He has been below form in three starts this season, his best effort coming when finishing runner-up to Top Notch in the re-arranged Peterborough Chase at Taunton in December. This is his first foray into handicaps and, if running to the pick of his form, a mark of 150 could underestimate him, but he does have a bit to prove, and not least stamina stepping back up to three miles.

Leading owners Paul and Claire Rooney have two live chances with Go Conquer and the progressive Master Dee. The former finished runner-up to Tenor Nivernais in this race last year, but he has taken his form to a new level this season. He proved better than ever when winning the Sodexo Gold Cup over this C&D in November, putting in a bold front-running display, and was still in front and going well when falling in the Silver Cup won by Gold Present last time. The more the ground dries out the better for him – the ground at the time of writing is soft – and another who goes well at this track, he will be a danger to all if getting in a nice rhythm on the front end.

Mister Consistent

Master Dee is a very likeable type who doesn’t know how to run a bad race, winning three times in 2016/17, and hitting the frame all three starts this season. He is still improving judged on his runner-up effort at Aintree last time, arguably sent for home too soon, clear between the last two but eventually headed on the run-in, one paced but giving it his all. His trainer Fergal O’Brien could hardly be in better form at present, and he strikes as the type who could flourish in a strongly-run race over three miles; potentially plenty of pace on here.

Others to consider

Another Venture is progressing nicely over fences, improving again to follow up his Chepstow success at Hereford last month, value for more than the one and a half-length winning margin. He hasn’t shown all he can as yet over fences, and remains fairly treated from a 7 lb higher mark. 

Holly Bush Henry has already won four times this season (three times over hurdles) and showed his versatility when winning a handicap back over fences at Fakenham last month. He ran another fine race in defeat at Sandown last time and should continue to give a good account.

Conclusion

The consistent Master Dee arrives here on the back of a career best and could have even more offer stepping back up to three miles. A sound jumper, he looks the way to go in a race likely to be run at a strong gallop, with the hat-trick-seeking pair Another Venture and Gold Present others to note.

Recommendation:

Back Master Dee at 10/1 in the Keltbray Swinley Chase at Ascot on Saturday

 

TIMEFORM RACE CARD PDF DOWNLOADS

Horse racing free bet offers

  • BET £10 GET £30 FREE

    New customers only – Minimum deposit of £10 using deposit code 30f - A qualifying bet is a ‘real money’ stake of at least £10 placed on any sports market - Minimum odds of 1/2 (1.5) - Free bets credited upon qualifying bet settlement and expire after 7 days - Free bet stakes not included in returns - See site for Withdrawal restriction and full T&C’s apply

    Read 888sport Review
  • £20 RISK FREE BET

    Risk Free 20: New customers only, limited to one per person. If you’ve previously had a Paddy Power account, you will not qualify for the offer. Place your FIRST bet on any Sportsbook market and if it loses we will refund your stake in CASH. Max refund for this offer is €20. Only deposits made using Cards or Paypal will qualify for this promotion. T&Cs apply. Paddy's Rewards Club: Get a €10 free bet when you place 5x bets of €10+. T&Cs apply.

    Read Paddy Power Review
  • UP TO £50 MATCHED FREE BET

    New customers only, receive a free bet up to the value of your first qualifying bet. Minimum stake €5, minimum odds 1/5 (1.2). If your first bet is an accumulator, at least one selection must meet the min odds requirement. Qualifying bet must be placed in first 30 days of account opening. Offer is only available to customers who deposit using Debit/Credit or Paypal. Max free bet €50 – valid for 7 days. T&Cs apply.

    Read Betfair Review

FREE DAILY RACE PASS

race pass logo

WINDSOR 4:15

Monday 28 May
1. AL ASEF 93
Daniel Muscutt silk Daniel Muscutt
Marco Botti
4. KIMIFIVE (IRE) 88
William Buick silk William Buick
Joseph Tuite
3. HOW FAR (IRE) 79
Jack Mitchell silk Jack Mitchell
Simon Crisford hot trainer
Go to Full Race

LATEST HORSE RACING RESULTS

5:55 CURRAGH

1st Donnacha O'Brien silk 8. LUCIUS TIBERIUS (IRE) 6/52.2f
2nd C. O'Donoghue silk 5. ESCAPABILITY (IRE) 4/15
3rd K. J. Manning silk ½ 4. DAWN TROUPER (IRE) 6/17
15 ran. NRs: 7 
FULL RESULT

5:45 FONTWELL PARK

1st Andrew Tinkler silk 6. WAIKIKI WAVES (FR) 5/16
2nd Andrew Glassonbury silk hd 5. NOW LISTEN HERE (IRE) 9/43.25f
3rd Brendan Powell silk 10 4. VEXILLUM (IRE) 7/18
T: Gary Moore  
9 ran. NRs: 10  3  9 
FULL RESULT

5:35 KELSO

1st Ryan Day silk 3. RUBYTWO 9/43.25f
2nd Ross Chapman silk nk 7. KEEP THE RIVER 5/23.5
3rd Callum Bewley silk 1 8. LADY BABS 33/134
J: Ryan Day (3)  
All 10 ran.
FULL RESULT

5:25 UTTOXETER

1st Daryl Jacob silk 2. NELSON'S TOUCH 7/24.5f
2nd Charlie Hammond silk ns 11. CATCHIN TIME (IRE) 9/110
3rd Tom O'Brien silk 3. LEAPAWAY (IRE) 9/25.5
J: Daryl Jacob  
All 11 ran.
FULL RESULT

5:20 CURRAGH

1st R. P. Whelan silk 7. ST STEPHENS GREEN (IRE) 13/27.5
2nd K. J. Manning silk 1. CLONGOWES (IRE) 7/18
3rd W. M. Lordan silk ½ 9. GREAT TRANGO (IRE) 10/111
J: R. P. Whelan  
13 ran. NRs: 8 
FULL RESULT

5:10 FONTWELL PARK

1st Harry Cobden silk 1. NEVER LEARN (IRE) 11/43.75jf
2nd Thomas Cheesman silk 8. WHAT LARKS (IRE) 10/111
J: Harry Cobden  
7 ran. NRs: 5 
FULL RESULT

5:00 KELSO

1st Mr Noel George silk 2. KILBREE KID (IRE) 10/34.33
2nd Mr B. G. Crawford silk 1. DOUBLE WHAMMY 5/42.25f
3rd Miss Emma Todd silk 17 9. SHIMLA DAWN (IRE) 10/34.33
J: Mr Noel George (3)  
T: Tom George  
All 9 ran.
FULL RESULT

4:50 UTTOXETER

1st Edward Austin silk 8. MUHTARIS (IRE) 16/117
2nd Sean Bowen silk 3. BARTON KNOLL 11/26.5
3rd Daniel Sansom silk ¾ 4. BURST YA BUBBLE (IRE) 7/24.5f
J: Edward Austin (10)  
T: Ian Williams  
All 14 ran.
FULL RESULT

4:45 CURRAGH

1st William Buick silk 3. SALTONSTALL 7/18
2nd T. M. Sherry silk 1 5. MASTER SPEAKER (IRE) 14/115
3rd Jamie Spencer silk 1. MASSIF CENTRAL (IRE) 7/18
13 ran. NRs: 14 
FULL RESULT
Go to Horse Racing Results