• Thu 27 Oct, 2016
  • 18:02 BST
  • 14:02 EST (BST-4)
  • 20:02 CEST (BST+2)

£20 Ascot double returns £280

Paul Ferguson has two selections from Royal Ascot for us on Thursday; Time Test at 3.05 and Forgotten Rules at 4.20. Compare odds and bet.

Hugely impressive when winning the valuable London Gold Cup Time Test (3:05) looks ready for the step up in class and can take the Group 3 Tercentenary Stakes for Roger Charlton.

The Dubawi colt quickened up in the style of a high-class prospect on his return at Newbury and, though he has more on his plate this afternoon, he can make it two from two for the season. The selection was heavily backed earlier in the week and was trading at 5-2 overnight.

Later on the card, Dermot Weld will need to decide whether or not the ground is suitable to allow Forgotten Rules (4:20) to take his chance in the Gold Cup.

The five-year-old remains unbeaten under both codes and is just about the most exciting stayer in training; if Ascot decide to water (has been mentioned) and the going is deemed suitable, he can show his class by landing his first Group 1 on just his fourth start under Flat rules. He was trading at 11-4 overnight, but will not be risked on ground that is too quick.

Thursday’s selections:
3:05 Royal Ascot: Time Test; 5/2 Coral.co.uk
4:20 Royal Ascot: Forgotten Rules; 3/1 Coral.co.uk

Compare all today’s horse racing odds and bet at the best prices

Paul Ferguson’s Jumpers To Follow 2014-15
Pre order now, published early September in good time for the new season: Just £9:95 inc p&p
* order online www.cc-publishing.co.uk
* or, send a cheque payable to ‘The Racing Insider’ to PO Box 98, Liverpool L9 1WY (with address details)

Fellow Betrescue columnist and Bet Victor’s Charlie McCann says: “It really is a privilege to write the foreword for such an informative and well-researched publication, which continues to go from strength to strength.”

Last year’s 40 Leading Prospects:
  • £359.70 profit to a level stake £10
  • Iinc Cheltenham winners Faugheen, Very Wood (33/1) & O’Faolains Boy
This year, read Horses to Follow from jockeys Nick Scholfield, Jane Mangan, Brendan Powell and Jamie Codd, as well as Q&A with Gina Bryce (C4 & ATR), Nick Robson (Racing Plus & Press Association) and freelancer Rory Delargy

Subscribe & Share

Related Posts

Betting Highlights Today

Live TV Coverage


Thu: 19:45

Palermo v Udinese: Serie A


Thu: 17:40

Chelmsford City


Thu: 13:00

ATP Erste Bank Open: Day 4

Horse Racing On TV | Sport On TV | Odds

Newsletter Subscription

Never Miss Another Great Offer

Sign up for our newsletter and get the latest free bets, tips and sign up promotions and more sent to your inbox every week.


About Betrescue

Betrescue.com is one of the world’s leading gambling portals, offering free bets, odds comparison, live scores and results, betting tips, bookmaker and sports betting news, betting exchange, spread betting, mobile betting apps, casino and poker guides.

At Betrescue.com we keep you up-to-date with all the breaking betting news stories from the sporting world, tell you where to find the best betting odds and help you to get the best value for money.

©2016 Betrescue Ltd. All rights reserved.

Betrescue supports responsible gambling. For more information visit GamCare and Gamble Aware.