Market Rasen Racecourse is situated in the town of Market Rasen in Lincolnshire, England. This is a National Hunt circuit and racing takes place here throughout the year. The annual feature races are the Summer Plate and Summer Hurdle which are held on the third Saturday of July.
Market Rasen Betting Tips
Market Rasen racecourse is a right-handed track with minor undulations and sharp bends. This is the perfect place for a speedy prominent racer. The fences are fairly easy in comparison with other courses in the UK. Strong travellers do best at Market Rasen races as they can be run at a frantic clip and poor jumpers can get left behind. This is a factor that should be kept in mind when selecting your Market Rasen tips. Overall, it is a flat course. Horses that kick away turning for home can be very hard to peg back, even though the home straight is extremely long.
Market Rasen Betting Trends
Over fences, David Pipe has an impressive 33% win strike rate here over the past three seasons, with five winners from his past 15 runners. Venetia Williams has an even more impressive 36% win strike rate. However, both trainers don’t venture here too often so it is well worth watching out for when they do. Dr Richard Newland and Dan Skelton are two further trainers with a healthy return.
Over the smaller obstacles, the statistics show that Dr Richard Newland and Warren Greatrex are two trainers to keep on side. Micky Hammond is another as he boasts a profit of +£31.80 to £1 level stakes from just 29 runners – over a 100% yield. Nicky Henderson has a terrific record in bumpers here, returning a win strike rate of 42% in the past three seasons. Jamie Snowden has saddled two winners from his last four runners in bumpers also.
Moving on to the jockeys, James Banks under the radar is a jockey well worth following. He has amassed five winners from his last 11 rides over fences, returning a profit of +£38 to level stakes. In bumpers, Sean Bowen is worth watching.
Market Rasen Feature Races
- Summer Plate Handicap Chase (Listed) (2m 5f)
- Summer Handicap Hurdle (Listed ) (2m)
- Prelude Handicap Chase (Listed) (2m 5f)
- Prelude Handicap Hurdle (Listed) (2m)