Karl Hedley's Articles

Karl has been a massive fan of Horse Racing since his mid teens, when he and his grandfather attended Down Royal on what was to become an annual pilgrimage. Having inherited his late grandfather’s knack of picking winners, Karl entered the Racing Post Search for A Tipster competition in 2006, and beat 6000 others to win the title in 2007.

Since then he has been written articles for The Irish Field, The Irish Post and several online websites. He was until recently the Irish racing tipster for The Times (Ireland edition). His favourite racing racing memories include being present to see the brilliant Kauto Star win the Champion Chase at Down Royal on two separate occasions.

Dublin Racing Festival Saturday Tips: The treble beckons

Thyestes Chase Tips: Acapella can hit the right note

Savills Chase Tips: Kemboy too tough to topple

Fairyhouse Tips: Honeysuckle can prove too strong

Down Royal Tips: Road commands plenty of Respect

Munster National Tips: Sting the bookies with Scorpion

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