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25/07/2024

The third and final Test of the series between England and the West Indies starts at Edgbaston tomorrow.

24/07/2024

The Racing League is back on Thursday, with the first leg taking place at Yarmouth. Since its inception in 2021,...

23/07/2024

After the main Open Championship finished at Royal Troon last weekend, the eyes of the golfing world now turn to...

22/07/2024

Over the weekend, we found out that Joe Biden will not stand for a second term as President of the...

19/07/2024

This weekend we’ve got something for everyone as we have a good Flat card at Newbury and we also have...

17/07/2024

Rhino Bet is sponsoring a six-race card at Nottingham on Friday afternoon. The race I am most looking forward to...

17/07/2024

The second test match between England and the West Indies takes place at Trent Bridge on Thursday.

16/07/2024

The King George VI and Queen Elizabeth Qipco Stakes at Ascot is often seen as one of the best Flat...

12/07/2024

Super Saturday takes centre stage this weekend, with plenty of top class action at Ascot, Newmarket and York. The feature...

12/07/2024

Today's Women's Singles final takes place at Wimbledon between Barbora Krejcikova and Jasmine Paolini.

12/07/2024

We had a good day yesterday, with both selections coming in at SW19. Attention now turns to the Men’s Semi...

11/07/2024

This week, the Scottish Open takes place at the Renaissance Golf Club. This event always goes ahead the week before...

10/07/2024

The next three days will see the horse racing world focus on the July Festival at Newmarket. The festival itself...

10/07/2024

Today sees the semi-finals of the Women’s Singles at Wimbledon. On paper we’ve got a one close match and one...

10/07/2024

It’s a delayed start to the test season in England as the West Indies make their way across the pond...

08/07/2024

It’s starting to get to the boiling point at Wimbledon as we reach the quarterfinal stage. We haven’t seen too...

01/07/2024

The July Cup is the main race of the Newmarket July Festival, and it's usually very competitive.

27/06/2024

Next week, Wimbledon will take centre stage in the sporting world for two weeks at SW19.

27/06/2024

This Saturday sees some good action on ITV at Newcastle and Newmarket. The feature race is the Northumberland Plate, where...

27/06/2024

With the group stages now over, I take a look at the latest outright market for Euro 2024 as we...

26/06/2024

This Sunday sees the Irish Derby take place at the Curragh. The race has a great tradition of producing many...

26/06/2024

The Coral-Eclipse Stakes takes place at Sandown in early July. It’s the first opportunity we get to see the Classic...

21/06/2024

After four days of terrific racing the end is finally in sight as we approach the final day at Royal...

20/06/2024

After two good days at Royal Ascot, Day 3 definitely wasn’t our day. However, Royal Ascot is a sprint, not...

19/06/2024

After a couple of winners on the second day at Royal Ascot, we now move on to Day 3. The...

18/06/2024

After a good day on Tuesday of each-way thievery and Rosallion being our highlight on the opening day, we now...

18/06/2024

It’s a busy week of racing with Royal Ascot on the horizon, but first we have Rhino’s sponsored meeting to...

17/06/2024

The opening day of Royal Ascot looks like a cracking card, with plenty of high-class horses on show and seven...

15/06/2024

With Royal Ascot taking place this week, I take a look at one key trend to keep on side in...

14/06/2024

There are some very competitive races this weekend, with the ITV Racing cameras going to Chester, Sandown, and York. Hopefully,...

10/06/2024

The third major of the year is upon us this week with the US Open taking place at Pinehurst No.2.

10/06/2024

We’ve got a seven-race card for Rhino’s sponsored race meeting at Nottingham on Thursday. The race I am looking forward...

10/06/2024

When it comes to looking at trends for UEFA Young Player Of The Tournament, there aren’t many, except they can’t...

07/06/2024

When it comes to UEFA Player Of The Tournament, looking at teams who have either won the Euros or got...

04/06/2024

With only just over a week to go until Euro 2024 begins, I take a look at the current outright...

03/06/2024

The action at Roland Garros is heating up, as we’re now at the quarter-final stage. On Tuesday, we’ve got four...

01/06/2024

There is a good card at Nottingham on Sunday afternoon, with Rhino Bet sponsoring four races. I am really looking...

30/05/2024

Saturday is one of the best days of the Flat season, with the feature race being the Epsom Derby. This...

30/05/2024

Rhino Bet’s two-day sponsored meeting continues at Carlisle with six races on Friday afternoon. This feature race is the three-year-old...

30/05/2024

The Epsom Oaks looks to be a cracking renewal in 2024, and I like the chances of two in the...

29/05/2024

With the second round of the French Open already in progress, Lucky Loader takes a look at some of the...

29/05/2024

There are seven races on the card for Rhino Bet’s fixture at Carlisle on Thursday. I am intrigued by Andrew...

25/05/2024

This Bank Holiday Monday sees Rhino Bet sponsoring six races at Huntingdon. Even though there are small fields, the racing...

24/05/2024

With the opening round of the French Open beginning on Sunday I have taken a look at four matches that...

24/05/2024

There is so much racing going on this weekend, and ITV has ten races scheduled for Saturday afternoon. The feature...

20/05/2024

With the Derby and Oaks Trials now over, I'm turning my attention to the ante-post markets at Epsom.

20/05/2024

The Brigadier Meeting at Sandown is one of the best evening fixtures of the year when it comes to Flat,...

17/05/2024

After a good week at York, we now focus our attention on Newbury, where the feature race is the Group...

16/05/2024

It’s not been a bad meeting for us at York, as we had three winners on Day 2 of the...

06/05/2024

The Chester Cup is one of the major highlights of the Boodles Chester May Festival, which takes place on Friday.

01/05/2024

ITV is giving us an early teaser ahead of the Guineas weekend, with two good cards at Newmarket and Goodwood....

30/04/2024

The Punchestown Gold Cup is the feature race of the Punchestown Festival, and it is always a contest that can...

23/04/2024

There have already been a few shocks and surprises at the Crucible since the tournament started on Saturday, including last...

23/04/2024

There has been so much racing across the Flat and Jumps over the past week that it has made it...

19/04/2024

It’s a competitive looking card for Rhino Bet’s first Flat meeting of the year.  The race I am most looking...

18/04/2024

Saturday sees the return of the World Snooker Championship at the famous Crucible Theatre in Sheffield. It’s one of my...

18/04/2024

The racing just keeps getting better and better, with this weekend seeing the Scottish Grand National at Ayr and the...

17/04/2024

We had a good day on Wednesday with my bet of the day, Ottoman Fleet, doing the business in the...

16/04/2024

The Flat season is just about to go up a gear as we’ve got the Craven Meeting at Newmarket to...

08/04/2024

It’s that time of year again when the Masters takes centre stage in the sporting world, and even non-golf fans...

05/04/2024

The Topham Chase is always a great spectacle to watch, which normally takes place on the Friday before the Grand...

02/04/2024

There has been a lot of racing over the Flat and Jumps across the long Easter weekend, with the All...

28/03/2024

The biggest spectacle of the Easter period will be the Irish Grand National at Fairyhouse on Monday. It’s always a...

27/03/2024

Our racing expert Lucky Loader previews the ITV action with nine races at Newcastle and Lingfield for the valuable All-Weather...

25/03/2024

Our racing expert Lucky Loader gives his thoughts and eye catchers from the weekend’s racing, which saw the return of...

21/03/2024

The Flat is back on the turf this weekend, with the Lincoln Handicap taking centre stage at Doncaster. However, don’t...

20/03/2024

Overall, it wasn’t a bad Cheltenham from my ante-post column considering we only started at the end of January. State...

19/03/2024

There are some interesting races on the card at Market Rasen on Wednesday afternoon. I quite like the look of...

16/03/2024

Our racing expert Lucky Loader takes a look through the card for our sponsored meeting at Huntingdon on St Patrick’s...

15/03/2024

It has been a punting marathon this week, but the Midlands National is always a highlight of the National Hunt...

13/03/2024

It was a better showing on Wednesday with two winners from my preview with Jasmin De Vaux and Ballyburn. Hopefully...

12/03/2024

It’s not all about the Cheltenham Festival, there is also racing going on at Huntingdon which boasts a competitive card....

12/03/2024

We move on to Day 2 of the Cheltenham Festival, with the highlight being the Queen Mother Champion Chase. There...

11/03/2024

After what has felt like an eternity, Cheltenham is finally here! I will be sharing my thoughts and selections with...

07/03/2024

With only a few days to go until the Cheltenham Festival, we’ve got a good card at Sandown to get...

04/03/2024

With just one week to go, I’ve been pouring over the Cheltenham ante-post markets to see if there is any...

26/02/2024

Lucky Loader is back with his Cheltenham ante-post blog which features two selections, including a 25/1 shot in the Grand...

22/02/2024

There is something for everyone this weekend. We’ve got some quality action at Kempton, a marathon handicap at Newcastle, and...

19/02/2024

There aren’t too many Cheltenham clues left in the offering, with many horses having had their final runs before the...

15/02/2024

Plenty of horses will be out on show at Ascot, Haydock, and Wincanton this weekend as they have their final...

12/02/2024

Despite the weather playing havoc with the jumps schedule over the past week there has still been plenty of potential...

09/02/2024

It looks like it’s going to be a wet afternoon of racing as the ITV cameras go to Newbury and...

06/02/2024

In this week’s column, Lucky Loader takes a look back at the Dublin Racing Festival, which includes a bold shout...

05/02/2024

The action just keeps getting better at the Dublin Racing Festival with four Grade 1s at Leopardstown. There is also...

30/01/2024

In his latest ante-post column, Lucky Loader reviews an exciting weekend of racing, which includes a possible threat to Constitution...

26/01/2024

This Saturday, the ITV cameras go to Cheltenham for Trials Day as well as an exciting card at Doncaster featuring...

01/01/2024

1.32 – Download The Rhino.Bet App Novices’ Hurdle Florida Dreams should be hard to beat in the opener for Nicky...
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Lucky Loader

Horse Racing

"I get just as much satisfaction finding winners for punters as backing them."

Who is Lucky Loader?

Chris Loader also known as Lucky Loader is well known for his horse racing knowledge and form analysis. He has a unique gift for remembering form lines as well as identifying different trends and angles across jumps and flat racing, which have resulted in him tipping plenty of big-priced winners. Chris will be providing his thoughts on a weekly basis for all the ITV races as well as the major racing festivals including the Cheltenham Festival, Royal Ascot and Glorious Goodwood.