The Shortlist 30th September 2013

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Saturday was saved by 12/1 shot, Dangerous Age. He was as short as 11/2 earlier in the day, and that really highlights the benefit of Best Odds Guaranteed. Quite frankly, if you got 11/2 on Dangerous Age, winning at betting is just not important to you!

OK, we round out what has been an enormously profitable September for The Shortlist today. Nothing especially strong but the nominations below ought to go close, given their profile matches against today's race conditions.

The Shortlist is a simple concept: I go through the Race Analysis Reports each day to find horses which I consider to be of interest. I then publish that list of horses here. Some will win, many will lose. It is hoped that the winners will cover the losers and leave a bit of gravy on the punting platter.

Now, before I go on, I need to make (labour!) a really important point. And it is this:

the Race Analysis Reports are deliberately interpretive. That is, different people will highlight different horses depending on whether they're using the win or place statistics, and which columns they sort on (based on which elements they consider most important in a given race).

So, these will be the horses on MY shortlist. Feel free to do with them what you will.

You may have a different shortlist, and you are most certainly encouraged to go and play with the numbers to find what works best for you.

Today's racecards are here.

OK, with that said, here is today's Shortlist, along with the best odds (all best odds guaranteed prices) at the time of writing.

4.20 NA - Detroit Red e/w - 11/2 Coral - 8th 5/1
4.30 Bat - Emjayem - 3/1 BetVictor - 9th 11/4
4.35 Ros - The Real Article - 7/4 Boyles - Non-runner
5.10 Ham - A Southside Boy - 6/1 bet365 - Non-runner

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My 'also considered' list comprises:

3.05 Ros - Queen Of The Sand - 7/1 PP - 6th 12/1
3.30 Bat - Jan de Heem - 8/1 Seanie Mac - 8th 14/1
4.00 Bat - See And Be Seen - 12/1 bet365 - 4th 7/1
4.40 Ham - Amenable - 12/1 Hills - 4th 20/1

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6 replies
  1. Alan Slinn says:

    Hi Matt
    Have been doing your short list in very small doubles over last 8 days ,had 2 winning days out of 8 but the returns are massive ie: 81 bets out / 266 pts back.If you can keep this up Matt I will be retiring to Florida very soon. Thanks A S

  2. Blokeshead says:

    Glad to see you’ve stopped nagging about using BOGs Matt! 😉

    Good luck today.

    • Matt Bisogno says:

      It’s important to keep the newer visitors in the loop, Stuart. I consider it more a public service announcement than a nag, though it could be interpreted in other ways… 😉

      Matt

  3. William Napier says:

    Picked out Compton Prince from your Racecards, Matt, which duly obliged at a massive 33/1. Cheers, pal,
    William

    • dolphin68 says:

      Well done on the 33/1 shot Compton Prince (5.00 Bath) William…but maybe I’m missing something…how did you manage to select it from the RARs? I’d love to know. Possibly the jockey?

      Martin

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