Leicester Friday 27th December

  • Going: Soft, Heavy in places   Surface: Turf
  • Placepot £19.30, Pool: £71,045.18, 2681.69 winning tickets
  • Quadpot £12.40, Pool: £4,323.90, 256.1 winning tickets
Leicester course guide

12:35 toteplacepot Racing's Favourite Bet Handicap Chase

12:35 toteplacepot Racing's Favourite Bet Handicap Chase Friday 27th December 2013
# Form Horse Age Weight Trainer Jockey SP
1 29-5191 Christopher Wren (USA)
  • Trainer: N J Gifford
  • Jockey: Tom Cannon
  • Course and Distance Winner
6 11-12 p N J Gifford Tom Cannon 4/1
2 115P05 Jack The Gent (IRE)
  • Trainer: G M Moore
  • Jockey: R P Mclernon
  • Distance Winner
9 11-11 G M Moore R P Mclernon 12/1
3 F21426- Prince Of Dreams
  • Trainer: E De Giles
  • Jockey: J Moore
  • Distance Winner
6 11-10 E De Giles J Moore (3) 10/3
4 948-334 Baile Anrai (IRE)
  • Trainer: D Skelton
  • Jockey: R Mahon
  • Course Winner
9 11-9 b D Skelton R Mahon 15/8f
5 79-1604 Le Bacardy (FR)
  • Trainer: A W Carroll
  • Jockey: Lee Edwards
  • Distance Winner
7 11-7 p A W Carroll Lee Edwards 6/1
6 PPB3-76 Wessex King (IRE)
  • Trainer: H D Daly
  • Jockey: J Greenall
  • Distance Winner
9 11-6 H D Daly J Greenall (3) 7/1

Formwatch

Baile Anrai (IRE) 6-1 (10-6) Tracked winner until before 3 out, one pace and lost 3rd run-in, 4th of 8, 14l behind Night In Milan (10-11) at Doncaster 3m hcp chs 0-150 (2) gd.

Christopher Wren (USA) 16-1 (10-11) With leader until led 4 out, ridden and in command when left clear last, won at Leicester 2m nov hcp chs 0-125 (3) gf beating Daymar Bay (10-6) by 9l, 6 ran.

Prince Of Dreams 14-1 (10-9) Took keen hold, chased leaders, not fluent 5th, weakened 4 out, 6th of 9, 13l behind Fairy Rath (10-1) at Ascot 2m 1f nov hcp chs 0-145 (2) gd in Apr.

Jack The Gent (IRE) 50-1 (11-8) Tracked leaders, hit 2nd and 6th, weakened after 11th, mistake 3 out, 5th of 11, 38l behind Off The Ground (11-0) at Doncaster 2m 3f hcp chs 0-130 (3) gd in Nov.

Le Bacardy (FR) 8-1 (11-5) Close up, lost place 5th, struggling from 8th, 4th of 6, well behind Christopher Wren (10-11) at Leicester 2m nov hcp chs 0-125 (3) gf.

Wessex King (IRE) 20-1 (11-4) Led to 4 out, weakened next, 6th of 8, 28l behind Highway Code (11-9) at Newbury 2m 2f cond hcp chs (4yo+) (3) gs in Nov.

13:10 totepool Home Of King Size Pools Selling Hurdle

13:10 totepool Home Of King Size Pools Selling Hurdle Friday 27th December 2013
# Form Horse Age Weight Trainer Jockey SP
1 131144 Persian Herald
  • Trainer: N B King
  • Jockey: T Whelan
  • Course Winner
5 11-8 bt N B King T Whelan (3) 9/1
2 21P-089 Thinger Licht (FR)
  • Trainer: A W Carroll
  • Jockey: Lee Edwards
4 11-8 A W Carroll Lee Edwards 33/1
3 191415 Belle De Fontenay (FR)
  • Trainer: C R Dore
  • Jockey: C Shoemark
  • Course and Distance Winner
8 11-5 p C R Dore C Shoemark (5) 4/1
4 814-8P2 Stow
  • Trainer: M Blake
  • Jockey: J Wall
  • Distance Winner
8 11-4 p M Blake J Wall (7) 11/4f
5 FF8073 Tisfreetdream (IRE)
  • Trainer: P A Pritchard
  • Jockey: J Doyle
  • Distance Winner
12 11-4 p P A Pritchard J Doyle 20/1
6 PP56-5P Going Wrong
  • Trainer: D Skelton
  • Jockey: R Mahon
  • Distance Winner
10 10-12 t D Skelton R Mahon 3/1
7 12-3P46 Sublime Talent (IRE)
  • Trainer: Evan Williams
  • Jockey: C Ring
7 10-12 pt Evan Williams C Ring (7) 5/1
8 P6-424P Woody Waller
  • Trainer: Mrs S Leech
  • Jockey: P Moloney
8 10-12 pt Mrs S Leech P Moloney 14/1

Formwatch

Stow 16-1 (11-3) Led until 2nd, chased leader, not fluent 3rd, jumped left and not fluent next, closed after 3 out, led before next, mistake last, headed towards finish, 2nd of 10, 1l behind Belle De Fontenay (11-5) at Leicester 2m 4f sell (5) gs.

Going Wrong 15-2 (11-5) Chased leaders, lost place quickly and pulled up before 7th, in a race won by Rattlin (10-7) at Wetherby 3m 1f hcp hdl 0-120 (4) gs, 9 ran.

Woody Waller 14-1 (11-5) Took keen hold tracking leaders, pushed along before 5 out, soon weakened, lost touch next, pulled up soon after, in a race won by Umberto D'olivate (11-2) at Chepstow 2m 3f hcp chs 0-120 (4) hvy in Nov, 10 ran.

Tisfreetdream (IRE) 14-1 (11-7) Held up in touch, closed 7th, led approaching last, soon headed, stayed on same pace flat, lost 2nd close home, 3rd of 16, 1 1/2l behind Homer Run (11-9) at Southwell 2m 4f hcp hdl 0-95 (5) gd.

Sublime Talent (IRE) 12-1 (11-10) Behind, under pressure 4 out, never dangerous, 6th of 10, 30l behind Un Anjou (10-9) at Warwick 2m hcp chs 0-120 (4) gs.

Thinger Licht (FR) 66-1 (11-9) Held up, ridden and struggling 6th, tailed off, 9th of 11, well behind Ut Majeur Aulmes (11-4) at Uttoxeter 2m hcp hdl 0-120 (4) gs.

Persian Herald 5-1 (11-9) Chased leader until after 3rd, pushed along chasing leaders, outpaced 2 out (normal 3 out), rallied and hung left flat, almost snatched 3rd, 4th of 9, 2 3/4l behind White Diamond (11-2) at Fakenham 2m hcp hdl 0-105 (4) gs.

Belle De Fontenay (FR) 15-2 (11-2) Tracked leaders, led before 5th, headed after 3 out, no chance with leaders before next, lost remote 4th near finish, 5th of 9, 37l behind Beyeh (11-4) at Southwell 2m 4f (4) gs.

13:40 totequadpot Four Places In Four Races Handicap Chase (For The Leicestershire Silver Fox)

13:40 totequadpot Four Places In Four Races Handicap Chase (For The Leicestershire Silver Fox) Friday 27th December 2013
# Form Horse Age Weight Trainer Jockey SP
2 1P/2521- Good Order
  • Trainer: T R George
  • Jockey: A P Cawley
8 11-11 t T R George A P Cawley 8/1
3 63-0704 The Chazer (IRE)
  • Trainer: R Lee
  • Jockey: P Moloney
8 11-11 R Lee P Moloney 5/1
4 41P-735 Chestertern
  • Trainer: Jennie Candlish
  • Jockey: S Quinlan
  • Distance Winner
6 11-6 Jennie Candlish S Quinlan 4/1
5 58421P/ Glens Boy (IRE)
  • Trainer: Jonjo O'Neill
  • Jockey: R P Mclernon
  • Beaten Favourite
9 11-4 Jonjo O'Neill R P Mclernon 4/1
6 537-1F7 Majorica King (FR)
  • Trainer: O Sherwood
  • Jockey: T Garner
7 11-3 O Sherwood T Garner (5) 8/1
7 1324-P5 Tafika
  • Trainer: P R Webber
  • Jockey: D Elsworth
  • Course and Distance Winner
9 10-12 p P R Webber D Elsworth 7/2f
8 1531F8 Midnight Macarena
  • Trainer: Mrs L Wadham
  • Jockey: M Crawley
  • Distance Winner
8 10-9 p Mrs L Wadham M Crawley (5) 16/1
9 7-4266P Lough Coi (IRE)
  • Trainer: A Middleton
  • Jockey: J Banks
  • Course and Distance Winner
7 10-0 pt A Middleton J Banks (5) 10/1
1 404-504 Oh Crick (FR)
  • Trainer: A King
  • Jockey: W Hutchinson
10 11-12 b A King W Hutchinson NR

Formwatch

Oh Crick (FR) 9-1 (11-11) In touch, under pressure 6 out, soon lost place, rallied approaching last, never on terms, 4th of 8, 22l behind Oscar Hill (11-12) at Exeter 2m 1f hcp chs 0-130 (3) gd in Nov.

Good Order 15-2 (10-4) Mid-division, headway to chase leaders halfway, ridden to challenge after 3 out, led soon after last, stayed on strongly, won at Perth 3m hcp chs 0-140 (3) gs in Apr beating Chartreux (11-9) by 4l, 13 ran.

Majorica King (FR) 12-1 (11-2) Held up towards rear, blundered 5 out, effort before 3 out, never dangerous, 7th of 8, 28l behind Highway Code (11-9) at Newbury 2m 2f cond hcp chs (4yo+) (3) gs in Nov.

The Chazer (IRE) 20-1 (11-8) Held up behind, headway 10th, chased leaders 5 out, 4 lengths down in 4th when blundered next, soon outpaced, kept on from last, just failed for 3rd, no chance with front pair, 4th of 9, 14l behind Renard (11-10) at Chepstow 2m 3f hcp chs 0-130 (3) gs.

Lough Coi (IRE) 15-2 (10-10) Chased leaders, ridden 4th, soon weakened, tailed off when pulled up after 3 out, in a race won by Suprise Vendor (11-1) at Bangor 2m 1f hcp chs 0-115 (4) sft in Nov, 5 ran.

Glens Boy (IRE) 11-4fav (11-1) Mid-division, headway approaching 6th, pushed along and lost place after 11th, weakened 13th, pulled up before 4 out, in a race won by Lackamon (11-12) at Uttoxeter 3m nov hcp chs (3) gs in Mar '12, 9 ran.

Tafika 9-2 (11-10) Held up, headway to track leaders 3rd, ridden 4 out, weakened and jumped left 2 out, 5th of 6, 36l behind Balbriggan (11-12) at Leicester 2m 7f hcp chs 0-115 (4) gf.

Chestertern 14-1 (11-2) Held up in touch, went 2nd after 5th, mistake 5 out, soon driven, weakened before 3 out, last of 5, 50l behind Mendip Express (11-4) at Bangor 3m nov chs (3) sft in Nov.

Midnight Macarena 11-2 (10-7) Tracked leaders, not fluent 4th or 8th, ridden and weakened after 3 out, tailed off, 8th of 9, well behind Sego Success (10-12) at Southwell 3m nh nov hdl (4) gd.

14:10 Your Favourite Pool Bets At totepool.com Novices' Hurdle

14:10 Your Favourite Pool Bets At totepool.com Novices' Hurdle Friday 27th December 2013
# Form Horse Age Weight Trainer Jockey SP
1 2-1 Mosspark (IRE)
  • Trainer: Miss E C Lavelle
  • Jockey: N Fehily
5 11-5 Miss E C Lavelle N Fehily 1/3f
2 221/62 Bhakti (IRE)
  • Trainer: M G Rimell
  • Jockey: R P Mclernon
6 10-12 M G Rimell R P Mclernon 4/1
3 1U-4587 Cadeau George
  • Trainer: B Pauling
  • Jockey: A Tinkler
  • Distance Winner
4 10-12 B Pauling A Tinkler 50/1
4 SU1-6 High Aspirations (IRE)
  • Trainer: M Blake
  • Jockey: J Wall
5 10-12 M Blake J Wall (7) 33/1
5 9 Sand Artist (IRE)
  • Trainer: Miss V Williams
  • Jockey: C Whillans
5 10-12 Miss V Williams C Whillans (5) 25/1
6 543/8P Special Vintage
  • Trainer: G McPherson
  • Jockey: W Hutchinson
7 10-12 G McPherson W Hutchinson 100/1
7 43-74 Seas Of Green
  • Trainer: P E Cowley
  • Jockey: A Wedge
6 10-5 P E Cowley A Wedge 12/1

Formwatch

Mosspark (IRE) 4-1 (10-12) Held up in touch, pushed along in 4th when mistake 3 out, challenging when not fluent next, led before last, stayed on, won at Exeter 2m 5f nh nov hdl (4) sft in Nov beating Ned Stark (10-12) by 2l, 17 ran.

Bhakti (IRE) 28-1 (10-12) Held up mid-division, ridden before 3 out, stayed on to take 2nd close home, 2nd of 13, 1/2l behind Dream Flyer (10-7) at Wetherby 2m 6f nh nov hdl (4) gs.

Cadeau George 33-1 (10-12) Mid-division, reminders 6th, never on terms, weakened 3 out, soon tailed off, 7th of 12, 50l behind Madness Light (10-9) at Lingfield 2m 3f nh nov hdl (4) sft.

Seas Of Green 150-1 (10-10) In touch, ridden to challenge 3 out, soon under pressure, weakened last, 4th of 13, 18l behind My Miss Lucy (10-10) at Fontwell 2m 4f mrs nov hdl (4) gs.

Sand Artist (IRE) 25-1 (10-12) Held up mid-division, headway to chase leaders before 4 out, ridden before next, weakened 2 out, 9th of 14, 47l behind Theatrebar (10-12) at Ludlow 2m 5f NH nov hdl 4-6yo (4) gs in Nov.

High Aspirations (IRE) 10-1 (10-11) Tracked leaders, ridden and weakening when mistake 3 out, tailed off, 6th of 11, well behind Ashes House (11-0) at Uttoxeter 2m 4f mdn hdl (5) sft in Nov.

Special Vintage 100-1 (10-7) Mid-division, reminder 4th, lost place and pulled up before 6th, in a race won by Mountain Tunes (11-5) at Towcester 2m 5f nh nov hdl (4) sft, 11 ran.

14:45 Cheltenham Ante Post Betting At totepool.com Novices' Chase

14:45 Cheltenham Ante Post Betting At totepool.com Novices' Chase Friday 27th December 2013
# Form Horse Age Weight Trainer Jockey SP
1 814-123 Beeves (IRE)
  • Trainer: D McCain Jnr
  • Jockey: W Hutchinson
  • Beaten Favourite
  • Distance Winner
6 11-7 D McCain Jnr W Hutchinson 9/2
2 3160-10 Ely Brown (IRE)
  • Trainer: C E Longsdon
  • Jockey: N Fehily
  • Distance Winner
8 11-0 p C E Longsdon N Fehily 13/8f
3 416-F02 Sixty Something (FR)
  • Trainer: P R Webber
  • Jockey: J Greenall
  • Distance Winner
7 11-0 h P R Webber J Greenall (3) 7/4
4 36/02-02 Cloudy Spirit
  • Trainer: A Hollinshead
  • Jockey: P Moloney
  • Distance Winner
8 10-7 A Hollinshead P Moloney 5/1

Formwatch

Ely Brown (IRE) 14-1 (10-13) Chased leaders, mistake 2nd, hard driven 7th, weakened before 3 out, 15th of 17, 45l behind Gevrey Chambertin (11-7) at Haydock 3m hcp hdl Grade 3 (1) sft in Nov.

Beeves (IRE) 5-4fav (11-6) Led until 4th, tracked leader, slightly oupaced 12th, ridden next, rallying when blundered 2 out, plugged on same pace, 3rd of 6, 14l behind Coverholder (11-6) at Kelso 2m 7f nov chs (3) gs.

Sixty Something (FR) 6-1 (10-12) Pressed leader, led 3rd, headed after 2 out, stayed on, just held, 2nd of 8, nk behind Milborough (11-1) at Uttoxeter 3m nov chs (4) sft.

Cloudy Spirit 9-4 (10-9) Tracked leaders, went 2nd before 5th, pushed along before 4 out, kept on and no impression, 2nd of 6, 6l behind Princely Player (11-2) at Ludlow 2m 4f beg chs (4) gs in Nov.

15:15 Bet totetrifecta On All Races Handicap Hurdle (For The Leicestershire Bronze Fox)

15:15 Bet totetrifecta On All Races Handicap Hurdle (For The Leicestershire Bronze Fox) Friday 27th December 2013
# Form Horse Age Weight Trainer Jockey SP
1 7-56301 Act Of Kalanisi (IRE) (ex7)
  • Trainer: Dr R D P Newland
  • Jockey: C Ward
  • Course and Distance Winner
7 12-5 bt Dr R D P Newland C Ward (7) 7/4f
2 22151- Veloce (IRE)
  • Trainer: D McCain Jnr
  • Jockey: A P Lane
  • Distance Winner
5 11-9 t D McCain Jnr A P Lane 10/1
3 6/64-967 Touch Back (IRE)
  • Trainer: Jonjo O'Neill
  • Jockey: R P Mclernon
  • Distance Winner
7 11-8 Jonjo O'Neill R P Mclernon 8/1
4 6319-13 Wily Fox
  • Trainer: J M P Eustace
  • Jockey: K Edgar
  • Beaten Favourite
6 11-5 h J M P Eustace K Edgar (7) 15/2
5 741532 Hartside (GER)
  • Trainer: P Winks
  • Jockey: Mr R Winks
  • Distance Winner
4 11-3 P Winks Mr R Winks (7) 9/2
6 2257-33 Headly's Bridge (IRE)
  • Trainer: Simon Earle
  • Jockey: G Tumelty
  • Distance Winner
7 11-2 Simon Earle G Tumelty 5/1
8 P90000 Heurtevent (FR)
  • Trainer: A W Carroll
  • Jockey: Lee Edwards
4 10-4 A W Carroll Lee Edwards 33/1
9 39F491 Lost In Newyork (IRE)
  • Trainer: N Kent
  • Jockey: C Deutsch
  • Course and Distance Winner
6 10-0 N Kent C Deutsch (7) (ex1) 16/1
7 215851 Great Link
  • Trainer: A W Carroll
  • Jockey: J Hamer
  • Distance Winner
4 10-13 t A W Carroll J Hamer (5) NR

Formwatch

Great Link 7-2 (11-3) Tracked leaders, headway to lead 3 out, driven before last, kept on, won at Ludlow 2m nov clm hdl (4) gd beating Rolling Dough (10-1) by 2 3/4l, 11 ran.

Act Of Kalanisi (IRE) 11-4fav (11-12) Made all, 5 lengths clear when hit 2 out, stayed on well, hit last, comfortably, won at Ffos Las 2m hcp hdl 0-125 (3) hvy beating Santo Thomas (10-8) by 10l, 7 ran.

Headly's Bridge (IRE) 8-1 (10-8) Held up in last pair, headway approaching 3 out, went 3rd next, no impression, mistake last, 3rd of 8, 5l behind Citizenship (11-6) at Exeter 2m 1f hcp hdl 0-135 (3) sft.

Hartside (GER) 15-2 (10-10) In touch, chased leaders before 3 out, driven to challenge after next, led last, soon headed, kept on same pace, 2nd of 7, 1l behind Leviathan (11-6) at Haydock 2m hcp hdl 0-125 (3) sft.

Wily Fox 6-4fav (11-0) In touch, good headway to lead between 3 out and 2 out, soon joined, ridden and headed last, weakened and lost 2nd post, 3rd of 7, 11l behind Cloudy Bob (11-10) at Market Rasen 2m 5f hcp hdl 0-120 (4) sft in Nov.

Veloce (IRE) 4-7fav (11-5) With leader, led 3 out, ridden and pressed before last, kept on well run-in, won at Kelso 2m 2f nh nov hdl (4) gs in Apr beating Potomac (10-13) by 1 3/4l, 9 ran.

Lost In Newyork (IRE) 7-1 (9-12) Held up in rear, headway after 5th, went 2nd 3 out, challenged next, led before last, driven out, won at Leicester 2m hcp hdl 0-100 (5) gs beating Voltchesko (11-7) by 1 1/4l, 9 ran.

Heurtevent (FR) 33-1 (11-3) Tracked leaders, weakened 3 out, last of 10, 27l behind Favorite Girl (10-7) at Leicester 2m hcp hdl 0-120 (4) gs.

Touch Back (IRE) 12-1 (11-1) In touch in mid-division, not fluent and lost place 5th, last next, mistake 4 out, some headway after 3 out but no chance, 7th of 11, 24l behind If In Doubt (11-8) at Towcester 2m 3f hcp hdl 0-125 (3) gs in Nov.