Author Archives: Drew Patchell

Unlike most in the game, Drew wasn't born with a form guide in his hand or a great love for the game. Drew became interested in horse racing after starting his website, The Profits, in 2012 focusing on NBA and AFL. Entering the twitter landscape, Drew quickly saw the engagement and passion shown by the community for horse racing and started looking deeper into the data before previewing his first race in 2013. What started out as interest in a sport has quickly turned into a love-affair that will last a lifetime.

Dicko, Pete and Walshy oin forces to cover the Lightning Stakes Day card and share their in-depth thoughts on each race as well as best bets. And for something a little less serious, the boys answer all your viewer questions and shoot the shit. Drew PatchellUnlike most in the game, Drew wasn’t born with a […]

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It may sound strange to suggest that a rule that has essentially been in-place largely unchanged since 1912 needs to be addressed, but that’s exactly what i’m doing. Australian Rule of Racing AR.143 reads: If a horse carries less weight than the weight it should carry (a) it shall be disqualified for the race, provided […]

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Dicko, Drew and Walshy look at the full 9-race card from Flemington and share their best bets for the card. And the boys also talk about what has happening in racing during the off-season as well as answering your viewer questions. Drew PatchellUnlike most in the game, Drew wasn’t born with a form guide in […]

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Last month I was spending a lazy Saturday afternoon in the control centre of TheMailBag HQ making sure the Mounting Yard Mail was being delivered correctly to members, when a race from Awapuni in New Zealand caught my eye. A horse named Gift of Power had just romped in by over 10 lengths, not ridden […]

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Josh and Dicko join forces to cover the Sandown Cup Day card and share their in-depth thoughts on each race as well as best bets. Drew PatchellUnlike most in the game, Drew wasn’t born with a form guide in his hand or a great love for the game. Drew became interested in horse racing after […]

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