Entries by Matt Bisogno

Pin-Stickers’ Pal: 2016 Kentucky Derby

This Saturday sees the 142nd running of the Kentucky Derby, hosted beneath the iconic twin spires of Louisville's Churchill Downs race track. Here in Blighty, we think the track is over-crowded when Royal Ascot shoehorns in 60,000 socialites and revellers for Ladies' Day; but the 2015 Durrby in Kentucky welcomed a whopping 170,513 race fans […]

Five Minute Placepot: May 4th

In the first - and possibly last - of its ilk, I try to squeeze enough form study to cover six races into a five minute video. As you'll understand it is necessarily 'loose' and chancy, but that's precisely the joy of a small placepot perm. (Bigger perms, and therefore bigger stakes, require deeper consideration!) […]

The Handicapping Process: An Approach

The horse's name, the colour of the jockey's silks, a favourite number. These are all legitimate ways to choose a horse to bet. Sadly, they are all destined to be long-term losers for the committed (i.e. should be committed) follower. As a reader of geegeez.co.uk, you obviously already know that, and are probably adopting a more […]