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Professional Horse Racing Best Bets and Tips

Matt Thompson provides expert Horse Racing Best Bets each week for our Reading The Play subscribers.

If you are looking for professional horse racing tips then you are at the right place. Matt Thompson provides expert Horse Racing Best Bets each week for our Reading The Play Horse Racing subscribers. Matt is a highly experienced punter, breeder and long-term form student who brings a meticulous approach to his work and selections, refined over many decades of professional punting. His approach is very selective with a likely 4 to 5 selections each week with Saturday’s his main focus.

Matt Thompson’s winning results month in month for over 2 years speak for themselves!

Just look at the last two months – September and August – 161 units profit!

Quality, professional winning selections!


Spring Racing 2019

Selective Best Bets across the Spring carnival

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“I place modest bets to protect my bank but it’s almost doubled since I started with your selections. Please pass on my thanks”  


191 units Profit across just the last 9 weeks!

October (month to date) 2019

Bet: 30
Return: 59.6
Profit: 29.6
Pot: 98.7%

Oct results (to date) file > RTP-MattThompson_Results-Oct_2019


September 2019

Bet: 148 units
Return: 226.7 units
Profit: 78.7 units
Pot: 53.2%
(profit on turnover)

Sept results file > RTP-MattThompson_Results-Sept_2019


August 2019

Bet: 126 units
Return: 208.35 units
Profit: 82.4 units
Pot: 65.4% 
(profit on turnover)

Aug results file > RTP-MattThompson_Results-Aug_2019


Highlight Recent Winning Days!!

55 units Profit
September 21st 2019
7 bets, 4 winners + 2 from 2 with Best Bets and Wow – 55.5 units profit!

50 units Profit
August 31st 2019
6 bets, 3 winners + 2 from 2 with Best Bets and Wow – 50.7 units profit!

25 units Profit
August 24th 2019
Great Week! 8 bets, 4 winners + 2 from 2 with Best Bets and 25.9 units profit!

We don’t we every week but we have a consistent long term winning approach!

Consistent Quality

Profit return in each of 9 of the last 10 months!

18% Profit on TurnOver since Matt Thompson commenced his role!

87.30 units Profit for this 10 day period!

August – September 2019

These 10 days –

04/9 Randwick  R1 #1 PETRONIUS WINS $5.00 / Place $1.90 (sp $7.40 / $2.10)

31/8 Morphettville  R3 #1 AAGAS Wins $2.80 BB

31/8 Morphettville  R5 #1 SUPLEX CITY 4th $3.70

31/8 Morphettville  R6 #8 NODOUBTABOUTIT dnp $10.00 / $3.20

31/8 Caulfield  R3 #2 MUSIC BAY 3rd $4.20

31/8 Caulfield  R7 #13 PIPPIE Wins $2.70 BB

28/8 Warwick Farm  R4 #12 DANCE HALL GIRL Wins $3.90 (sp $8.50)

28/8 Sunshine Coast  R8 #3 HOLD THE LINE 2nd $2.40

24/8 Randwick  R3 #3 TRUE DETECTIVE Wins $2.40 BB

24/8 Randwick  R6 #7 DEPRIVE Wins $3.30

24/8 Randwick  R7 #1 AVILUS 4th $3.50

24/8 Morphettville  R4 #3 AIGUILETTE Wins $4.00 BB

24/8 Belmont R6 #2 UNI TIME 3rd $2.80

BB – Indicates Best Bet

Melbourne Cup Winnings!!

Matt Thompson delivered subscribers the 2018 Melbourne Cup Winner ($12), Exacta ($132), Trifecta ($2,479) and First4 ($42,925) with his selections and betting strategy!

What a day out! Full details here

Educated, well reasoned winning best bets and horse racing tips for Australian horse racing.

Matt Thompson spends countless hours each week analysing form, times, video and other statistical criteria critical toward providing quality horse racing tips and winning long term on Australian horse racing. In addition to his own assessments, video review and form assessment Matt Thompson also has a strong network of industry contacts – all of which contribute to the framing of his final recommended horse racing best bets and tips for Reading The Play subscribers.

Reading The Play have been providing quality horse racing best bet selections for 4 years, consistently in profit across this period. Matt Thompson has now taken this role to the next level since joining the team 1st November 2017.

Profitable Highly Selective Best Bets!

Matt Thompson does it again with Horse Racing tips like these!

6 bets, 3 winners + 2 from 2 with Best Bets and Wow – 50.7 units profit!
View Saturday 31st August 2019 > here

Great Week! 8 bets, 4 winners + 2 from 2 with Best Bets and 25.9 units profit!
View Saturday 24th August 2019 > here

6 bets, 4 winners and a healthy 43.6 units profit for the week!
View Saturday 15th December 2018 > here

5 bets, 4 winners + 2nd and a healthy 38 units profit!
View Saturday 25th November 2018 > here

Another profitable Week, 6 bets, 4 winners + 2nd and a healthy 28 units profit!
View Saturday 26th October 2018 > here

Another profitable day out for Matt’s subscribers, 5 bets, 4 winners and a healthy 28 units profit for the day!
View Saturday 12th May 2018 > here

“The best $19 I spend a week on racing, thanks to your selections I have been consistently in profit for the last 4 months” J Black 

If you are looking for an educated, well reasoned list of horse racing tips for Australian racing that provide healthy long term winnings then you have found the right man to follow.

Matt Thompson provides an average of 3 to 5 horse racing Best Bets for subscribers each Saturday (and on occasions any other day a potential selection may stand out)

Professional hand selected Horse Racing Best Bets from an experienced Pro

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Expert Horse Racing Tips

$96 for 4 weeks = $24 /wk

$132 for 6 weeks = $22 /wk

$190 for 10 weeks = $19 /wk

$425 for 25 weeks = $17 /wk


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Flexible subscription options

You can subscribe week to week to suit or choose weekly options if you are a new subscriber looking to see what is on offer and if this suits your approach. Discounted longer term options are also available. We do not lock anyone into long term commitments nor do we create reoccurring billing – you are always in charge of any subscription purchase.

Saturday’s Best Bets – Horse Racing Tips

Ian’s focus are his Best Bets provided for each Saturday where the form and quality is best exposed. Ian provides his selection, brief preview notes for his selection and a recommended level of stake outlay (recommended units bet). On average 3 to 4 Best Bets are provided for the day’s racing, on occasions additional best bets that stand out on other days may also be notified.

“Best thing I ever did was subscribe, less bets and more winners” P McNamara 

If you are looking for professional horse racing tips for sports betting then you are at the right place

What you get

What Horse Racing Subscribers Receive

  • Specialist selections for Saturday racing + selective mid week

  • The best 3 to 4 selections – Best Bets – for the day nominated across major metro meetings

  • Free SMS Messages for all selections direct to your mobile

Example Pre Race Selections and Preview Notes from Matt Thompson


Randwick  R6#12 Seahampton x 4 units Win $4.60 – Wins

Has ability, looks ready to win, 2nd up held up home turn then didn’t obtain clear running until inside the 200m, stormed home for close 3rd, steps in distance suits as does wider draw to sit outside runners

Sunshine Coast  R8#2 Megablast x 4 units Win $4.20 – Wins

Nice lead up run this track last start, has improved and set for this, steps to right distance loves it very wet which is forecast and stable keen

Doomben  R1#2 Savanna Amour x 3 units Win $5.50 – Wins

Handy Group 3 winner, placed 9 of 15, nice run first up since then very smart trial to sharpen for this, good record tack, distance and second up, should get nice run and sit from good gate

Doomben  R4#5 Sedanzer x 5 units Win $2.80 – Wins

Looks a prep perfectly timed to win here, 4th up off a win at 1600 stepped to 2200 for close up 3rd, small field and wet ground suit, has the ratings and placement to peak here, looks a near stand out

Flemington R1#7 Levendi x 3 units Win $3.60 – Wins

Had 3 mentions in Stewards report last start, blocked twice, clipped heels, smart horse, big track suits


Rosehill R2#7 Unforgotten x 3 units Win $3.40 – Wins

Lightly raced Waller runner who stable have opinion of, came from last to win with ease last start running nice sectionals, again looks suited well here


Flemington  R6#2 Our Crown Mistress  x 2 units Win $3.50 – Wins

Worked early on fast speed yet too strong last start at Caulfield running smart time, gets same weight and conditions here, keen, looks hard to beat


Flemington  R2#3 Mr Garcia  x 2 units Win $3.50 – Wins

Import stayer set for this first up run here, astute trainer and connections with history of achieving this, UK form is lengths stronger than these


25 units Profit today!

Another profitable day out for Matt’s subscribers, 4 bets, 3 winners and a healthy 25 units profit for the day!

View Saturday 18th November > here


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Our Horse Racing content offers our subscribers a quality list of selections for each major race day from an experienced “pro” who knows what he is doing. Current market prices available are identified and listed with each tip and published by approx 11.15 am on race day.

We don’t win every day, or on occasions every week. But as our approach and results attest we win consistently over a period of time. If you are looking for a quality list of Horse Racing tips that provide a profitable return, consistently, then you are at the right place!

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