Nap Of The Day: Data Selected Horses

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Our daily nap of the day selection is picked using horse finder software. This software helps you to filter through all the horses running that day, or the next and selected them based on your criteria. You can play around with the criteria to select the horses that you want to back. We have our own criteria that we’ve laid out below to select our own nap of the day. Read on to see the latest selections and our previous results. 


Horse Finder Nap Of The Day

Our nap and to place selections are found using the horse finder software on the BetVictor App.

Our Nap of the day – 20th May

Horse: Duc De Bourbon 1/2*

Race: Worcester

Time: 17:45

Jockey: Lorcan Williams

Form: F4F46/14-1

Bet: Here

*Odds captured at 09:17 on 20/05/22 and are subject to change

Our horse finder search criteria

Our to place horse of the day

Horse: Real Force 28/1*

Race: Curragh

Time: 18:00

Jockey: J. M. Sheridan

Form: 2121/0-544

Bet: Here

Notes: A four star horse who has stretched its legs recently and likes to stay with the leading pack. Has good numbers on its record and although it looks like a win may be a little too much here, a place looks very achievable.

*odds captured at 09:22 on 20/05/22 and are subject to change


Bet Victor: BetFinder Horse Racing Software Explained

The software we use is provided by Bet Victor and is available to any customer who has a registered account. 

To find it please follow these steps 

  1. Open the app or website and login
  2. Tap on horses on the home page 
  3. Scroll down past today’s races and the bet boosts to find the horse finder banner with the button “search” (shown below
  4. Tap search and the software will open, you can now select your criteria

BetVictor horse finder

From here we can select our options to see what horses are available from the following – 

  • Star rating – Select from between 1 and 5 stars
  • Has won at today’s course
  • Has won over today’s distance
  • Improving horses
  • Odds – Short, medium or long

Then you can select “find me an edge” from the following

  • Trainer in form
  • Jockey in form
  • Beaten fav in the last race
  • Won last race
  • Has run recently

You can select multiple edges. If that selection is grey rather than light blue then there are no horses that meet that criteria.

As you are selecting the number of available horses changes on the green button below. We usually trim it down to around 4 horses for a shortlist to pick from. 


Nap Selection Ideas

We have the following suggestions for finding your own daily nap using the software.

Short odds nap

Selections

  • 5 stars
  • Won at today’s course 
  • Won at today’s distance
  • Short odds
  • Won last race
  • Trainer or jockey in form

This usually produces around 3 to 6 horses per day. These are usually at odds of 1/2 to around 9/4 and are horses that look like they could go well. It is well worth some extra research at this point to look into the shortlist before making a selection. 

Medium odds nap

For a longer odds selection try this criteria

  • 4 or 5-star horses
  • Improving horses
  • Won at today’s course
  • Medium odds
  • See what edges are available

This can draw a blank some days, it usually throws up 1 or 2 horses to have a look at. The odds can vary on these.

Long odds/ outsider nap 

If you are looking for a long shot, then we have some criteria to consider. We would usually use this when looking for a horse to place bet. 

We recommend running your selection in this order as it allows us to filter it down to find the best horses. 

  • Long odds
  • 3 or 4 star
  • Won at today’s course/ distance

If there are other options still available then these can be added. This will usually throw up 1 or 2 horses per day at odds of 15/1 and above. 

Please remember to gamble responsibly. The software uses data to find these horses and these are not tips. It is advisable to do further research into the horses before betting on them 


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