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Baccarat the Sprint Ace

By | September 5, 2014

Baccarat, or Punto/Banco as it’s also known, is a card game were the Punter (Punto) tries to beat the Banker (Banco). Today I suggest a twist on that as we play Punto/Bookie wherein we punters (Punto) try to alleviate as much money as possible from the Bookies (Bookie!) by backing Baccarat – the Sprint Ace – to win… Read More »

That’s Magic!

By | July 5, 2014

It’s Old Newton Cup day at Haydock and I believe the winner will be found in the words of Paul Daniel’s famous catchphrase “That’s Magic”. There are some compelling stats for this very old race and they lead us in one direction – Magic Hurricane. In the last 10 years 8 of the winners have been 4 year… Read More »