Tom is a TV presenter on Channel 4 Racing and RTE in Ireland. Asked at the tender age of eight what he wanted to be when he grew up, Tom’s immediate riposte of “a bookmaker” drew a stern rebuke from a clearly non-plussed & non-punting primary school teacher, but the ensuing 20 years have seen him stay true to his boyhood wish, working for a couple of the major firms & more recently broadcasters. His latter school days, punctuated by frequent trips to the local independent, were spent leafing through copies of the Sporting Life & Racing Post, dreaming of the holidays which would inevitably involve racecourse betting rings, football grounds, & major sporting events, trying to find an angle which would lead to the holy grail: four up on a yankee.

Tom Lee's King George VI & Queen Elizabeth Stakes betting tips: Benbatl can outdo Enable at Ascot

A veritable 500lb Gorilla of a race, the 2017 running of the King George VI & Queen Elizabeth Diamond Stakes is a stunner, featuring a clash of both the ages and sexes, in a contest jammed full of quality contenders. Run at 3.35pm on Saturday afternoon,...

Royal Ascot Day 2 Betting Tips: Highland Reel can cap off a superb day for Ryan Moore in the Prince Of Wales's Stakes

With the mercury still rising and temperatures in and around the 30 degrees celsius mark, it's time to re-apply the Piz Buin and get to grips with day two of Royal Ascot... Whether you're fanning yourself with a top hat and sweltering in a morning suit...

Tom Lee's 1000 and 2000 Guineas Preview: Eminent and Daban can deliver on biggest stage at Newmarket

Most recently with Gleneagles in 2015, Irish master trainer, Aidan O'Brien, holds the modern record of seven successes to date in the QIPCO 2000 Guineas, and on Saturday afternoon he unleashes a powerful bid to improve that record, spearheaded by Churchill. A prolific winning son of...