Horse racing game

2/10/19 Horse Racing Tipster of the week

A pro punter pile-up

We've seen some cracking weeks from the pro punters in recent times, but this might just take the cake.

A staggering 8 pros found themselves in the top 10 for cash profit over the past seven days.

In contrast, it was a forgetful week for the media experts, with Simon Thomas from the Daily Telegraph and the Winning Post team the only real exceptions.

Horse Racing Tips

Pro Punters have a week to remember


But first onto the punters and there were plenty of familiar faces at the top.

Leading the way was popular Queenslander Tezzaraki.

He raked in $6,530 in cash profit from $100 win bets, after 23 of his tips saluted.

These winners got home at a juicy average price, just a lick under $10.

This is perhaps not surprising in a week where roughies were getting up left, right and centre. 

If you think the secret to Tezzaraki's success was fluking a few bolters, then you've got the wrong end of the stick.

He featured in this article only a fortnight ago, demonstrating what terrific form he's in.

In fact over the past 30 days, Tezzaraki has amassed an astonishing $15K off $100 win bets in profit at an eye watering 25% POT.

Furthermore, over his past 10 tipping days, 8 of them have resulted in a profit.

Horse Racing Tip Streak

Tezzaraki's tipping streak


There's no doubt Tezzaraki's next tips will be hot property.

Another pro who has earnt his fair share of mentions in 2019 is Fordcat17.

The Geelong local secured no less than 37 winning tips this week..

But with a incredible 119 placings, the profit could've been so much bigger.

As it stands, Fordcat17 found a mightily impressive $5,220 in profit from $100 win bets.

What an effort.

The next pro who really stood out was Elcocapitan.

Not only did he manage to generate $4,660 in cash profit, but he did it at a phenomenal 233% POT.

This was off the back of his ability to find good priced winners from only 14 tips.

The stats show that Elcocapitan's 5 winners came at not only an average price in excess of $10, but a strike rate of 25%.

It's no wonder he finished with such a big POT.

But now onto the media experts, and there's no doubt that Simon Thomas had the best of it.

The Daily Telegraph stalwart steered his followers into 18 winners at a cracking strike rate of 37%.

All these winners came in NSW, with Thomas having particularly good success in the early races at last Saturday's Rosehill and Kembla meets.

Simon Thomas Tips

Simon Thomas' cracking day out last Saturday


All in all, Thomas' tips returned a cash profit of $3,430 from $100 win, at a 71% POT.

You can't ask for much more than that.

Finally, it's not a person but a publication that deserves the final shout-out.

While plenty of other media organizations were floundering after a tough week's racing, Winning Post really held their heads high.

Three of their tipsters found themselves in the top 20, after they each managed to secure more than $1K in profit.

The best of the bunch has to be Tony Rickards, whose best bet Acting got home at whopping 20/1 odds at Caulfield on Sunday.

When someone of Rickards' calibre selects a roughie as his best bet, the least you can do is have a few dollars on it. 

Share On:

Author Biography

Alex Christodoulou

Alex Christodoulou

Alex is GTO's numbers man, an encyclopedia of Aussie Racing history and stats. He has a passion for identifying trends and patterns within betting markets.

Top Stories

Rosehill Turn

11/12/19 Free horse racing tips and best bets for midweek races

Michael has generated $1,590 profit from $100 Win Bets over the past 180 days.  Click here to get free tip alerts so th.....

Dec 11, 2019 11:45AM

Horse racing game

10/12/19 Horse Racing Tipster of the week

With Christmas only a fortnight away, plenty of punters gave their followers some extra spending money over the past wee.....

Dec 10, 2019 02:16PM

Horses Generic

07/12/19 Horse Racing Tips & Best Bets: Deane Lester review

Deane Lester has been in some of the best form of his career in recent times. The much-loved form analyst has recorde.....

Dec 07, 2019 08:57AM

Harness Racing

07/12/19 Harness racing tips: Albion Park

The Be Good Johnny Sprint headlines the harness racing action at Albion Park on Saturday night. There looks to be plenty.....

Dec 07, 2019 08:17AM

Racing News Topics

Tweets by @theGreatTipOff

Yesterday's Racing Top 5

360% POT
180% POT
180% POT
145% POT
138% POT
Full Leaderboard
Gary Kliese
151% POT
Simon Thomas
100% POT
Priscilla Lo..
67% POT
44% POT
John Scorse
40% POT
Gary Kliese 151% POT
Simon Thomas 100% POT
HarryWhite 44% POT
Ben Armstron.. 1% POT
Kate Bromley - 14% POT

Next Race to Jump

More Racing news you might like

Harness Racing

07/12/19 Harness racing tips: Albion Park

The Be Good Johnny Sprint headlines the harness racing action at Albion Park on Saturday night. There looks to be plenty.....


Horse racing general image Melbourne

07/12/19 Tips review

 Matt Welsh (VIC) $400 cash profit, 25% POT Follow  B.....


Caulfield Turn

07/12/19 SKY Racing Tips review

 Gary Kliese (NSW) $1,610 cash profit, 70% POT Follow  Tim Edwards (SA) .....


Bookie Ring 060218

7/12/19 Free horse racing tips and best bets

Free racing tips from Michael Gannon Michael's tips have generated $1,950 profit from $100 win .....


Ascot Finish Line

7/12/19 Ascot tips and best bets

The Masters series carnival at Ascot wraps up this week, as the Kingston Town Classic rounds off a hat-trick of Saturday.....


Pakenham Races

7/12/19 Best bets at Pakenham

Pakenham Park plays host to a competitive nine-race card this Saturday, headlined by the Listed Pakenham Cup. The track.....


Copyright  © 2019 S93
Stay in Control. For gambling help call 1800 858 858 or your local State gambling helpline, Gamblers Help, Mission Australia or visit
Users must be at least 18 years old. (the "site) is not a bookmaking or wagering website. As such the site does not provide bookmaking or wagering services. We are a tipping and information service site. If you choose to take tips or use information on this website, you acknowledge and agree that you will only wager with licensed service providers for your jurisdiction. For help call 1800 858 858 or visit Our full Terms and Conditions are listed here.