It will not have escaped your attention that the UK is experiencing some very bad weather conditions at the minute, and it is at times like these that the all-weather racecourse at Southwell really does come into its own!
As such if you do fancy placing a few bets and wagers today on horse races in the UK then you will be pleased to hear, that at this current moment in time the scheduled race meeting at Southwell is still set to go ahead.
However, if you do intend to visit the racecourse do make sure that you wrap up warm, and you allocate plenty of time to get to the racecourse, as the weather conditions may increase the time it will take to get there!
There is a full race card at Southwell today, and as such as that is likely to be the only racecourse holding a meeting today, then I will give you an insight into the runners that are taking place in each race that may just be worth having a bet one.
You may much prefer to stay at home and watch the races live on television, which to be perfectly honest with the subzero temperatures in the UK today, that may just be the best option for you to take and simply place your bets and wagers online.
It will also be hunting around for the best odds today if you have time to do so, for there will be a lot of competition between UK bookmakers due to the shortage of races and money flowing around, so by doing so you may benefit from some higher than average odds.
Top Tips from Southwell Racecourse Today
The very first race of the day today at Southwell is the 13:45, due to the nature of the race and the number of runners in it, those of you who want to place an each way bet will find most bookmakers are paying to just two positions and will pay a quarter of the odds on the place part of the bet.
If Magic Dancer runs up to the current form, it has been showing then it should take this race in its stride and there may be some value to be had by taking the 6/4 odds on offer on several early betting markets.
Whilst most of the horses in the race have something of a chance of winning or at least getting placed, the total outsider that being Investigation does appear to have no chance what so ever at the current odds of 66/1!
The nest race scheduled at Southwell is the 14:15 and there is no getting away from the fact that Charbel at odds of 2/9 is probably the only horse to bet on, however the second favorite will step up to the mark and win if anything does go wrong with the favorite and the second favorite is Tomngerry whose odds are 3/1.
Moving onto the next race at Southwell today that being the 14:45 race once again it is hard to look past the favorite in the race that being Bordeaux Bill at 11/10, however with just four runners in total in this race do consider the possibilities of Nautical Nitwit winning at 2/1 or Wilberdragon pulling the race out of the bag at 5/1 or even Volcanic passing the winning post in first position at odds of 6/1.
Later Races at Southwell
In the Southwell 15:20 race there are a few horses that do have a fair chance of winning including Man Look, Brotherly Company and Ray’s the Money so if you do fancy a bet on that race then any of those three should give you a fair chance of winning.
Unfortunately, there are just five runners scheduled to take part in the Southwell 15:50 race and as you would expect, that does have a massive impact on the betting markets and in that race, it is Hammersly Lake at 4/6 that is favorite, and to be fair does have an outstanding chance of taking the race quite easily.
In the Southwell 16:25 race the odds-on favorite that being Fin And Game at 1/2 is most likely to win and on the Southwell 17:00 race it may be worth having a small bet on either Flash The Steel at 8/13 or possibly Cuddles McGraw at5/2, but do shop around as mentioned above as there should be plenty of value to be had in the betting markets today at Southwell.