Concentrate only on handicap races.
Look for any horse having its second run for a new yard, having
been transferred from a previous yard.
is indicated by a '2' before the trainer's name on a Racing
Check to see whether the horse finished in the first 3 home on its first run
for this new yard.
Check to see whether the horse was rated higher than today's
mark at any point during the last twelve months (in the same
sphere: Hurdles, Chase, Flat turf, Flat AW).
If the answer to both 3. and 4. above is 'yes', bet the
horse to win, provided it is the only qualifier in the race.
System applies to UK racing only (Flat and NH).
pts to win on each qualifier.
are very often transformed for a change of scenery and switching
to a new yard can sometimes bring about dramatic improvement
in a horse's form.
already run well on its first outing for new connections, a
horse is likely to come on again, and this time its new
trainer knows a lot more about it.
that qualifiers are potentially well-handicapped, based on previous
ratings within the last twelve months, they could prove to be
attractive betting propositions.