Ayr Thursday 2nd January

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Ayr course guide

12:20 EBF 'National Hunt' Novices' Hurdle (Qualifier)

12:20 EBF 'National Hunt' Novices' Hurdle (Qualifier) Thursday 2nd January 2014
# Form Horse Age Weight Trainer Jockey SP
1 123-1 Fine Rightly (IRE)
  • Trainer: S R B Crawford
  • Jockey: Mr S Crawford
  • Course and Distance Winner
6 11-2 S R B Crawford Mr S Crawford (3) 1/10f
2 664P-55 Sudski Star (IRE)
  • Trainer: P Griffin
  • Jockey: B Hughes
6 11-2 t P Griffin B Hughes 50/1
3 4/42U-13 The Orange Rogue (IRE)
  • Trainer: N W Alexander
  • Jockey: B Harding
7 11-2 N W Alexander B Harding 10/1
4 P-377 You'resomedreamer (IRE)
  • Trainer: Miss Lucinda V Russell
  • Jockey: P Buchanan
6 11-2 Miss Lucinda V Russell P Buchanan 28/1

Formwatch

Fine Rightly (IRE) 5-1 (12-0) Tracked leader, led before straight, ridden over 2f out, headed over 1f out, bumped and hampered inside final furlong, soon switched and kept on same pace, 2nd of 6, 2 1/4l behind Royal Caviar (12-0) at Navan 2m nat hunt flat Grade 2 (1) in Dec.

The Orange Rogue (IRE) 9-2 (10-7) Keen with leader until led over 2f out, ridden and headed approaching final furlong, kept on one pace, 3rd of 6, 6l behind Stonebrook (11-7) at Carlisle 2m 1f NH flat (6) sft in Dec.

Sudski Star (IRE) 33-1 (11-0) Tracked winner until 3rd, lost place before 4 out, 5th of 7, 23l behind Population (11-0) at Musselburgh 2m mdn hdl (4) gd in Dec.

You'resomedreamer (IRE) 7-1 (10-12) Tracked leaders, reminders and lost place after 3 out, soon weakened, tailed off, last of 7, well behind Our Boy Ben (10-12) at Hexham 2m NH nov hdl 4-6yo (4) hvy in Nov.

12:50 BetVictor Non-Runner Free Bet Cheltenham 2014 Maiden Hurdle

12:50 BetVictor Non-Runner Free Bet Cheltenham 2014 Maiden Hurdle Thursday 2nd January 2014
# Form Horse Age Weight Trainer Jockey SP
1 580-6 Finaghy Ayr (IRE)
  • Trainer: I A Duncan
  • Jockey: G B Watters
6 11-0 I A Duncan G B Watters (7) 33/1
2 311-U32 Frankie's Promise (IRE)
  • Trainer: N W Alexander
  • Jockey: B Harding
  • Course Winner
6 11-0 h N W Alexander B Harding 5/4f
3 FP32/1- Happy River (IRE)
  • Trainer: Miss Lucinda V Russell
  • Jockey: P Buchanan
7 11-0 Miss Lucinda V Russell P Buchanan 9/2
4 38-00 Little Boy Boru (IRE)
  • Trainer: S R B Crawford
  • Jockey: E Whillans
6 11-0 S R B Crawford E Whillans (3) 28/1
5 65/0 Marlee Mourinho (IRE)
  • Trainer: N W Alexander
  • Jockey: J Reveley
8 11-0 N W Alexander J Reveley 66/1
6 U62P3/6 Mclovin (IRE)
  • Trainer: S R B Crawford
  • Jockey: Mr S Crawford
8 11-0 S R B Crawford Mr S Crawford (3) 7/2
8 23 Vasco Pierji (FR)
  • Trainer: D McCain Jnr
  • Jockey: J M Maguire
  • Beaten Favourite
5 11-0 D McCain Jnr J M Maguire 11/2
9 3/28P-4 Rinnagree Rosie
  • Trainer: Mrs L B Normile
  • Jockey: A P Lane
8 10-7 Mrs L B Normile A P Lane 20/1
7 353-326 Titus Bolt (IRE)
  • Trainer: J S Goldie
  • Jockey: G Bartley
5 11-0 J S Goldie G Bartley NR

Formwatch

Titus Bolt (IRE) 12-1 (11-3) Led, ridden and headed last, stayed on, 2nd of 13, 1 1/2l behind Bogside (11-0) at Kelso 2m hcp hdl 0-120 (4) gs in Dec.

Rinnagree Rosie 100-1 (10-5) Tracked leader, ridden 4 out, soon weakened, 4th of 7, 23l behind Blakemount (11-5) at Newcastle 2m 6f nh nov hdl (4) sft in Dec.

Frankie's Promise (IRE) 2-1 (10-12) Not fluent, held up in 5th, balooned 2nd, blundered 3 out, driven in 4th soon after, staying on when not fluent 2 out, went 2nd approaching last, driven and kept on same pace flat, 2nd of 9, 2 1/4l behind Vinny Gambini (11-5) at Carlisle 2m 3f NH nov hdl 4-6yo (4) sft in Dec.

Little Boy Boru (IRE) 33-1 (10-13) Towards rear, ridden and no impression before 3 out, kept on one pace straight, 10th of 20, 32l behind Roll It Out (11-4) at Down Royal 2m mdn hdl sft in Dec.

Mclovin (IRE) 20-1 (11-4) Held up, moderate 10th approaching 4 out, closed to chase leaders before straight, no extra from after 2 out, 6th of 14, 27l behind Ballyroe Rambler (11-4) at Fairyhouse 2m mdn hdl sft in Nov.

Finaghy Ayr (IRE) 100-1 (10-7) Mid-division, pushed along and weakened before 3 out, 6th of 18, 24l behind Redpender (11-0) at Ayr 2m mdn hdl (5) sft in Nov.

Vasco Pierji (FR) 6-4fav (11-2) With leader, led over 7f out, headed over 3f out, ridden and one pace over 1f out, 3rd of 6, 6l behind Fly Home Harry (11-9) at Sedgefield 2m 1f NH flat (6) gs in Dec.

Happy River (IRE) 4-1 (12-0) Mid div,12th halfway, steady prog to 5th 4out, 3rd 2out,jnd ldrs at last, qckn up well, won at Laurencetown 3m ire ptp gs in May '12 beating Bit Of A Jig (12-0) by 1 1/2l, 16 ran.

Marlee Mourinho (IRE) 33-1 (10-12) Prominent until hampered 2nd soon lost place, 10th of 14, 31l behind Tough Trade (10-12) at Kelso 2m nh nov hdl (4) gs in Dec.

13:20 Cheltenham 2014 NRFB At BetVictor.com Novices' Chase

13:20 Cheltenham 2014 NRFB At BetVictor.com Novices' Chase Thursday 2nd January 2014
# Form Horse Age Weight Trainer Jockey SP
2 63/12-01 Milborough (IRE)
  • Trainer: Tim Vaughan
  • Jockey: D C Costello
8 11-7 Tim Vaughan D C Costello 5/4
3 1111-31 Swatow Typhoon (IRE)
  • Trainer: D McCain Jnr
  • Jockey: J M Maguire
  • Course and Distance Winner
7 11-7 p D McCain Jnr J M Maguire 4/6f
4 2429-3U Cherry's Bay
  • Trainer: Miss S E Forster
  • Jockey: A P Lane
8 10-7 p1 Miss S E Forster A P Lane 40/1
1 1-42331 Kris Cross (IRE)
  • Trainer: Miss Lucinda V Russell
  • Jockey: G Cockburn
  • Course Winner
7 11-7 pt Miss Lucinda V Russell G Cockburn (7) NR

Formwatch

Kris Cross (IRE) 11-2 (10-3) Chased leaders, mistake 12th, led bypassing omitted 14th, driven before 2 out, headed just before last, over 2 lengths down flat, rallied as leader idled to regain lead final strides, won at Ascot 3m nov hcp chs 0-125 (3) gs in Nov beating Polisky (11-1) by hd, 10 ran.

Swatow Typhoon (IRE) 4-6fav (11-0) Made most, left 2 lengths clear at 12th, driven clear approaching 4 out, kept on, won at Newcastle 3m beg chs (4) sft in Dec beating War On (11-0) by 9l, 5 ran.

Cherry's Bay 25-1 (11-12) (bl) strugg 9; ur 12, in a race won by Call Mrs Jones (11-12) at Haydon 3m ptp sft in May, 15 ran.

Milborough (IRE) 8-1 (11-1) Led until not fluent 3rd, mostly tracked leader, not fluent 4th, challenged 2 out, soon led, driven out flat, held on, won at Uttoxeter 3m nov chs (4) sft in Dec beating Sixty Something (10-12) by nk, 8 ran.

13:50 Back Of The Net At BetVictor.com Handicap Chase

13:50 Back Of The Net At BetVictor.com Handicap Chase Thursday 2nd January 2014
# Form Horse Age Weight Trainer Jockey SP
1 722113 Snuker
  • Trainer: J Ewart
  • Jockey: B Hughes
  • Beaten Favourite
7 11-12 J Ewart B Hughes 5/2f
2 PP2-568 Boris The Blade
  • Trainer: Miss T Jackson
  • Jockey: S Drake
  • Course and Distance Winner
12 11-9 b Miss T Jackson S Drake (5) 10/1
3 4-47635 Cilliseal (IRE)
  • Trainer: N C Kelly
  • Jockey: D R Fox
  • Distance Winner
9 11-6 bt N C Kelly D R Fox (5) 10/1
4 1P4746- Too Cool To Fool (IRE)
  • Trainer: J S Goldie
  • Jockey: J Reveley
  • Course and Distance Winner
11 11-3 J S Goldie J Reveley 6/1
5 3P2-444 Alexander Oats
  • Trainer: R H Goldie
  • Jockey: H Challoner
  • Course Winner
11 11-0 b1 R H Goldie H Challoner (5) 9/1
6 4-07522 Fozy Moss
  • Trainer: W Coltherd
  • Jockey: D Bourke
  • Beaten Favourite
8 10-13 W Coltherd D Bourke (7) 5/1
8 1-5354U Lord Fox (IRE)
  • Trainer: S A Harris
  • Jockey: B Poste
7 10-11 S A Harris B Poste (5) 9/2
9 PPPP/5-3 Arc Warrior (FR)
  • Trainer: W Amos
  • Jockey: B Harding
10 10-7 t W Amos B Harding 14/1
7 5546P-P Barnevelder (IRE)
  • Trainer: Miss S E Forster
  • Jockey: A P Lane
9 10-12 bt Miss S E Forster A P Lane NR

Formwatch

Barnevelder (IRE) 16-1 (10-12) Mistakes, in touch, dropped to mid-division 5th, lost place and reminder 10th, tailed off 13th, soon pulled up, in a race won by Presented (11-9) at Newcastle 3m hcp 0-100 (5) gd in Nov, 13 ran.

Arc Warrior (FR) 40-1 (10-2) Held up towards rear, mistake 12th, headway 4 out, challenged 2 out, ridden and every chance before last, no extra and lost 2nd place towards finish, 3rd of 14, 2l behind Esme Rides A Gaine (9-10) at Hexham 3m 1f hcp chs 0-95 (5) sft in Dec.

Lord Fox (IRE) 10-1 (9-9) Chased leaders, unseated rider 8th, in a race won by Clondaw Flicka (11-12) at Wetherby 3m 1f nov hcp chs 0-110 (4) sft in Dec, 11 ran.

Too Cool To Fool (IRE) 8-1 (10-0) Disputed lead to before 3 out, weakened next, 6th of 9, well behind Kris Cross (11-3) at Perth 3m 3f con hcp hdl 0-130 (3) gs in Apr.

Alexander Oats 16-1 (10-12) In touch, ridden after 5 out, kept on same pace under pressure from next, went 4th near finish, no impression, 4th of 13, 17l behind Presented (11-9) at Newcastle 3m hcp 0-100 (5) gd in Nov.

Boris The Blade 14-1 (11-7) Led, headed 6 out, pressed leaders 4 out, soon weakened, 8th of 14, 44l behind Esme Rides A Gaine (9-10) at Hexham 3m 1f hcp chs 0-95 (5) sft in Dec.

Cilliseal (IRE) 9-2 (10-1) Led to 2nd, remained in touch, pushed along after 18th, rallied to chase leaders after 2 out, soon ridden, weakened last, 5th of 8, 43l behind Merlin's Wish (11-6) at Hexham 4m hcp chs 0-120 (4) hvy in Nov.

Fozy Moss 7-2fav (9-13) Chased leaders in 3rd, led 6 out, pressed 4 out, ridden before last, kept on and headed close home, 2nd of 14, shd behind Esme Rides A Gaine (9-10) at Hexham 3m 1f hcp chs 0-95 (5) sft in Dec.

Snuker 6-4fav (10-1) Not fluent, made most until ridden and headed approaching last, kept on one pace, lost 2nd towards finish, 3rd of 10, 5l behind Brae On (10-7) at Kelso 3m 3f nov hcp hdl 0-100 (5) gs in Dec.

14:20 Download The BetVictor App Now Handicap Chase

14:20 Download The BetVictor App Now Handicap Chase Thursday 2nd January 2014
# Form Horse Age Weight Trainer Jockey SP
1 688-425 Stormin Exit (IRE)
  • Trainer: J S Goldie
  • Jockey: J Reveley
  • Course and Distance Winner
11 11-12 J S Goldie J Reveley 9/2
2 2252-25 Ros Castle (IRE)
  • Trainer: Mrs R Dobbin
  • Jockey: S Dobbin
  • Course Winner
8 11-12 Mrs R Dobbin S Dobbin (7) 5/1
3 102-P36 Wicklow Lad
  • Trainer: N W Alexander
  • Jockey: Mr Kit Alexander
10 11-4 v N W Alexander Mr Kit Alexander (7) 7/2
4 P/PP1P-P And The Man
  • Trainer: N G Richards
  • Jockey: B Harding
  • Course and Distance Winner
8 11-4 N G Richards B Harding 14/1
6 4P-34U5 Ultra Du Chatelet (FR)
  • Trainer: Miss Lucinda V Russell
  • Jockey: P Buchanan
6 10-13 t Miss Lucinda V Russell P Buchanan 11/4f
7 317-55P Oil Burner
  • Trainer: W Amos
  • Jockey: T Kelly
  • Distance Winner
9 10-2 W Amos T Kelly (3) 5/1
8 53F/6-SP Alfred Oats
  • Trainer: R H Goldie
  • Jockey: B Hughes
10 10-1 R H Goldie B Hughes 16/1
5 37PP-59 Lord Redsgirth (IRE)
  • Trainer: Mrs L B Normile
  • Jockey: D C Costello
  • Distance Winner
9 11-2 Mrs L B Normile D C Costello NR

Formwatch

Lord Redsgirth (IRE) 9-1 (11-0) Chased leaders, mistake 10th, outpaced after 4 out, soon weakened, 9th of 11, 35l behind Strobe (10-0) at Perth 2m 4f hcp chs 0-120 (4) gd in Jul.

Wicklow Lad 9-1 (10-1) Tracked leaders, led 6th, headed 10th, ridden 6 out, weakened after next, 6th of 12, 33l behind Night Alliance (11-0) at Haydock 3m hcp chs 0-145 (2) sft in Dec.

And The Man 16-1 (11-11) Held up in last pair in touch, struggling 10th, tailed off 4 out, pulled up before next, in a race won by Hollins (10-3) at Uttoxeter 2m 4f hcp chs 0-115 (4) hvy in Dec, 8 ran.

Oil Burner 6-1 (10-11) Always towards rear, tailed off before 3 out, pulled up before last, in a race won by Sun Cloud (11-10) at Hexham 2m 7f hcp chs 0-120 (4) sft in Dec, 10 ran.

Ros Castle (IRE) 11-1 (10-11) In rear, mistake 19th, never on terms, 5th of 9, 41l behind Royale Knight (10-3) at Kelso 4m hcp chs 0-145 (2) gs in Dec.

Ultra Du Chatelet (FR) 4-1 (11-12) Tracked leaders, led 5 out, headed before 4 out, ridden before and hampered 3 out, soon weakened, 5th of 8, 20l behind Glen Countess (11-3) at Wetherby 2m 6f hcp chs 0-115 (4) gs in Nov.

Alfred Oats 16-1 (10-11) Mid-division, headway and in touch 6th, lost place 9th, soon behind, tailed off when pulled up before 4 out, in a race won by Swing Hard (11-2) at Newcastle 2m 4f hcp chs 0-115 (4) gd in Nov, 8 ran.

Stormin Exit (IRE) 10-1 (10-8) Towards rear, not fluent 2nd, headway 9th, chased leaders before 2 out, weakened last, 5th of 16, 21l behind Rebel Rebellion (11-11) at Aintree 2m 5f hcp chs (2) sft in Dec.

14:50 Non-Runner Free Bet Cheltenham 2014 At BetVictor.com Handicap Hurdle

14:50 Non-Runner Free Bet Cheltenham 2014 At BetVictor.com Handicap Hurdle Thursday 2nd January 2014
# Form Horse Age Weight Trainer Jockey SP
1 227-214 Talkin Sence (IRE)
  • Trainer: W Coltherd
  • Jockey: D Bourke
9 11-12 W Coltherd D Bourke (7) 6/1
2 474183 Trucking Along (IRE)
  • Trainer: S R B Crawford
  • Jockey: Mr S Crawford
  • Course Winner
  • Distance Winner
8 11-10 h S R B Crawford Mr S Crawford (3) 5/2
3 1P/P-931 West Brit (IRE)
  • Trainer: R M Smith
  • Jockey: P Buchanan
6 11-7 t R M Smith P Buchanan 28/1
4 F1241-6 Golden Sparkle (IRE)
  • Trainer: I A Duncan
  • Jockey: G B Watters
8 11-5 I A Duncan G B Watters (7) 14/1
5 3425-13 Tikkandemickey (IRE)
  • Trainer: R Shiels
  • Jockey: C Bewley
8 11-4 R Shiels C Bewley (7) 11/2
6 1PP-342 One For Harry (IRE)
  • Trainer: N G Richards
  • Jockey: B Harding
6 11-3 p1 N G Richards B Harding 9/4f
7 7P-7P14 Makhzoon (USA)
  • Trainer: N W Alexander
  • Jockey: D O'Regan
  • Beaten Favourite
  • Distance Winner
10 11-1 v N W Alexander D O'Regan (7) 8/1

Formwatch

Trucking Along (IRE) 5-1 (11-5) Prominent, led 3rd, hit 2 out, headed last, no extra flat, 3rd of 7, 3 1/2l behind Leviathan (11-6) at Haydock 2m hcp hdl 0-125 (3) sft in Dec.

Makhzoon (USA) 2-1fav (11-2) Chased leader, chased winner well before 2 out, no impression when ridden and lost 2nd at the last, kept on same pace in 3rd flat, weakened into 4th close home, 4th of 9, 9l behind Granaruid (10-10) at Carlisle 2m 3f amat hcp hdl 0-120 (4) sft in Dec.

Tikkandemickey (IRE) 13-2 (10-12) Tracked leaders, went 2nd 3 out until before last, one pace, 3rd of 11, 7l behind Seeyouatmidnight (10-12) at Hexham 2m nov hdl (4) sft in Dec.

Talkin Sence (IRE) 5-1 (10-8) Held up, headway 6th, chased leader 12th, weakened 2 out, jumped slow last, 4th of 6, 48l behind Coverholder (11-6) at Kelso 2m 7f nov chs (3) gs in Dec.

Golden Sparkle (IRE) 20-1 (10-6) In touch, headway 8th, soon under pressure and weakened, 6th of 8, 40l behind Arctic Court (10-12) at Musselburgh 3m hcp hdl (2) gd in Nov.

West Brit (IRE) 5-2 (11-10) Held up, closed 5th, went 2nd going well from 2 out, shaken up to lead flat, readily, won at Huntingdon 2m hcp hdl 0-120 (4) gd in Sep beating Odin (11-3) by 1 1/2l, 6 ran.

One For Harry (IRE) 10-1 (11-12) Towards rear, headway into mid-division 5th, in touch on outside after 7th, ridden to chase leading pair 3 out, not fluent next, went 2nd and every chnace when not fluent last, kept on flat, just held, 2nd of 11, 1l behind Woodford County (11-12) at Uttoxeter 3m hcp hdl 0-115 (4) hvy in Dec.

15:20 Victor's Live Casino Now Open Standard Open NH Flat Race

15:20 Victor's Live Casino Now Open Standard Open NH Flat Race Thursday 2nd January 2014
# Form Horse Age Weight Trainer Jockey SP
2 42 Gilnockie
  • Trainer: J Ewart
  • Jockey: B Hughes
6 11-5 J Ewart B Hughes 4/1
3 0P- Jackofhearts
  • Trainer: Mrs J C McGregor
  • Jockey: J Reveley
6 11-5 Mrs J C McGregor J Reveley 50/1
4 3 The Squinty Bridge
  • Trainer: Miss Lucinda V Russell
  • Jockey: C Nichol
6 11-5 Miss Lucinda V Russell C Nichol (7) 4/1
5 631 Throthethatch (IRE)
  • Trainer: Miss Lucinda V Russell
  • Jockey: G B Watters
5 11-5 Miss Lucinda V Russell G B Watters (7) 5/2
6 Touch Of Steel (IRE)
  • Trainer: J Ewart
  • Jockey: D Irving
5 11-5 J Ewart D Irving (7) 12/1
7 Turtle Cask (IRE)
  • Trainer: A C Whillans
  • Jockey: E Whillans
5 11-5 A C Whillans E Whillans (3) 14/1
8 FF-1 Uppertown Cave (IRE)
  • Trainer: D McCain Jnr
  • Jockey: J M Maguire
5 11-5 D McCain Jnr J M Maguire 12/5f
1 4 Calton Entry (IRE)
  • Trainer: I Semple
  • Jockey: H Challoner
5 11-5 I Semple H Challoner (5) NR

Formwatch

Calton Entry (IRE) 14-1 (11-2) Held up in touch, driven to chase leaders over 4f out, soon no impression, 4th of 7, 18l behind Wilcos Mo Chara (11-2) at Musselburgh 2m mdn NH flat (5) gd in Nov.

Uppertown Cave (IRE) 9-4 (11-9) Rcd 3rd, impr 3 out, 2 2out, led bef last, kow to line, won at Loughrea 3m ire ptp gf in Oct beating Didyouno (11-9) by 2 1/2l, 7 ran.

Gilnockie 14-1 (11-0) Led, headed 10f out, chased leader, led again over 5f out, ridden over 2f out, clear over 1f out, headed towards finish, kept on, 2nd of 14, 4l behind Seldom Inn (11-0) at Newcastle 2m NH flat (6) gd in Dec.

Turtle Cask (IRE) Turtle Island gelding out of Sayce.

Touch Of Steel (IRE) Craigsteel gelding out of Tourmaline Girl.

Throthethatch (IRE) 3-1 (11-9) Ld & disp til hdd 2out, rallied & sow, won at Glenbane 3m ire ptp gs in Oct beating Royal Chief (11-9) by 2 1/2l, 11 ran.

The Squinty Bridge 11-4 (11-2) Tracked leader, led over 5f out, ridden and headed over 2f out, no extra final furlong, 3rd of 6, 9l behind Fly Home Harry (11-9) at Ayr 1m 6f mdn nat hunt flat (5) sft in Nov.

Jackofhearts 125-1 (11-2) Mid-division on outside, dropped to rear and ridden 7f out, tailed off 3f out, soon pulled up, in a race won by Our Joey (11-2) at Perth 2m NH flat (6) gd in Sep '12, 11 ran.