Finding Winners: Hugh Taylor and Kevin Blake

The desire to find and back winners is at the heart of every punter’s plan to crack the horse racing game. Whether it’s flat or jumps, everyone wants the know-how to picking more winners. In an Betting Special, we’ve enlisted two of our most respected writers to speak on the dos and don’ts of betting on horse racing. Hugh Taylor,’s top tipster who’s posted 11 consecutive years of tipping profit, is joined by HWPA Award-winning writer and Joseph O’Brien’s race-planner Kevin Blake to discuss the fundamentals of being a successful horse racing bettor.

In part one, ‘Finding Winners’, Hugh and Kevin explore the process of identifying horses to bet on, covering a plethora of topics such as: What is Hugh Taylor’s daily routine? How does Kevin Blake read a race? What is the importance of trainers and jockeys when having a bet? How significant is the start of the race? Enjoy as these two doyens of the racing and betting industries talk through their thoughts on some of the ways they attempt to find winners!
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