Taunton Thursday 29th November
- Going: Soft Surface: Turf
- Placepot £48.60, Pool: £53,349.81, 800.4 winning tickets
- Quadpot £28.70, Pool: £3,747.80, 96.3 winning tickets
Oscar Hill (IRE)
||6||11-8 h||G Elliott||T J O'Brien||8/11f|
Dais Return (IRE)
||8||11-5 p||M J Coombe||K Woods (3)||12/1|
Avec Moi Ce Soir (IRE)
||9||10-12||C L Tizzard||Mr M Legg (7)||10/1|
||6||10-12||S Curran||S Fox||25/1|
Exiles Return (IRE)
||10||10-12||Mrs J G Retter||M J Quinlan (3)||100/1|
Holden Caulfield (IRE)
||7||10-12 p||N G Ayliffe||C Wallis (5)||33/1|
||5||10-12 bt||J L Flint||T Flint (7)||7/1|
Take Of Shoc's (IRE)
||8||10-12 p||Miss R Curtis||P Corbett (10)||7/2|
Top Green (FR)
||5||10-12 p1||J D Frost||H Frost||50/1|
Oscar Hill (IRE) 2-1fav (11-0) Made all, drew clear 2 out, very easy, canter, won at Huntingdon 2m clm hdl (5) sft beating Kack Handed (10-8) by 14l, 12 ran.
Take Of Shoc's (IRE) 33-1 (9-13) Chased leaders, led after 2nd until 3 out, chased leader until before 2 out, weakened soon after, tailed off, 11th of 16, 37l behind Ifandbutwhynot (11-4) at Cheltenham 2m nov hcp hdl (3) sft.
Parhelion 11-2 (10-12) Towards rear, headway 6th, went 3rd before 2 out until soon weakened, 5th of 10, 44l behind Billy Merriott (10-9) at Hereford 2m 4f nh nov hdl (4) gf in May.
Avec Moi Ce Soir (IRE) 9-1 (10-12) Held up mid-division on outer, chased leaders 6th, led narrowly 4 out, headed approaching 2 out, soon weakened, 5th of 9, 17l behind Red Twist (10-9) at Newton Abbot 2m 6f nh nov hdl (4) gd in May '10.
Dais Return (IRE) 7-1 (10-6) Tracked leaders, mistakes, lost place 7th, rallied 9th, weakened after 3 out, tailed off, last of 5, well behind Mavalenta (11-1) at Fontwell 3m 3f hcp hdl 0-135 (3) gs in Oct.
Exiles Return (IRE) 100-1 (9-12) Pulled hard, headway to mid-division 3rd, chased leading pair 5th, went right and hit 8th, soon beaten, tailed off and eased, went right and hit last, 9th of 10, well behind Giveitachance (10-12) at Wincanton 2m 6f hcp hdl 0-100 (5) gd in Oct.
Holden Caulfield (IRE) 66-1 (10-6) Mid-division, headway 4th, outpaced next, rallied 3 out, 4th when hit 2 out, weakened approaching last, 6th of 17, 30l behind Tresor De Bontee (11-4) at Hereford 2m 1f hcp hdl 0-100 (5) gs.
Top Green (FR) 66-1 (10-12) Mid-division, pushed along before 3rd, lost place next, pulled up before 6th, in a race won by Windwood Lad (11-5) at Uttoxeter 2m 4f sll hdl (5) gd in Jul, 7 ran.
Craignure (IRE) 16-1 (10-12) Got flyer at start, jumped right, led and soon clear, headed and weakened 8th, pulled up before next, in a race won by Nataani (10-12) at Worcester 2m 7f nh nov hdl (4) gd in Oct, 10 ran.
Admiral Boom (IRE)
||6||10-12||P Henderson||T J O'Brien||50/1|
||4||10-12||D Pipe||T Scudamore||6/1|
||4||10-12||P J Hobbs||R Johnson||28/1|
||4||10-12||Miss J du Plessis||J Best (5)||9/2|
||4||10-12||A King||W Hutchinson||16/1|
Push To Exit
||4||10-12||Mrs Caroline Keevil||H Skelton||200/1|
Subtle Sovereign (IRE)
||5||10-12||H Fry||R Mahon (3)||10/1|
Suerte Al Salto (IRE)
||5||10-12||P F Nicholls||N Scholfield||3/1|
||4||10-12||Mrs Caroline Keevil||B Powell (3)||100/1|
The Jugopolist (IRE)
||5||10-12||Miss R Curtis||P Corbett (10)||13/8f|
||4||10-12||A J Honeyball||R Green (3)||125/1|
What A Good Night (IRE)
||4||10-12||N A Twiston-Davies||D England||66/1|
||5||10-5||T R George||A Conlon (5)||100/1|
Nudge The Nugget
||4||10-12||N J Hawke||M J Quinlan (3)||NR|
Nudge The Nugget Grape Tree Road colt out of Furry Dance.
Kenai Peninsula 16-1 (10-4) Towards rear, pushed along and headway over 3f out, edging right from over 2f out, stayed on to 4th towards finish, never nearer, 4th of 12, 9l behind Urubu D'irlande (11-0) at Taunton 2m 1f NH flat (5) gd in Oct.
Suerte Al Salto (IRE) 11-2 (10-12) Tracked leaders, challenged 2 out, every chance last, kept on and held by winner, 2nd of 11, 2 1/2l behind The Romford Pele (10-12) at Taunton 2m 1f nh nov hdl (3) gd.
The Jugopolist (IRE) 11-1 (10-12) Tracked leader, not fluent 7th, led approaching 3 out, ridden and headed after next, weakened before last, 8th of 9, 32l behind The New One (11-3) at Cheltenham 2m 5f nh nov hdl (2) gs in Oct.
Bladoun (FR) 11-4 (11-0) Led, pressed and not fluent 2 out, ridden and about 1 length ahead when fell heavily last, in a race won by Orabora (11-0) at Chepstow 2m NH mdn hdl (5) sft, 11 ran.
Coddington Boy Fair Mix gelding out of Coddington Girl.
Moonlight Maggie 100-1 (10-5) Always towards rear, tailed off, 9th of 11, 45l behind Young Victoria (11-2) at Exeter 2m 3f mrs nov hdl (4) gs.
Subtle Sovereign (IRE) 20-1 (11-0) Held up mid-division, pushed along and headway from after 3 out, chased winner before last, kept on and always held, 2nd of 12, 7l behind Gas Line Boy (11-0) at Wincanton 2m 6f mdn hdl (4) gs in Oct.
Admiral Boom (IRE) 20-1 (10-12) Held up behind, weakened from 3 out, tailed off, 7th of 10, 25l behind Polly Peachum (10-5) at Stratford 2m NH nov hdl 4-6yo (3) sft.
Push To Exit 33-1 (10-7) Held up towards rear, tailed off 6th, 8th of 11, well behind The Romford Pele (10-12) at Taunton 2m 1f nh nov hdl (3) gd.
Cool George 25-1 (10-11) Chased leaders on outside, driven when lost action and pulled up over 3f out, in a race won by Champagne Fever (11-5) at Cheltenham 2m N H flat G1 (1) gd in Mar, 20 ran.
Sylvan Legend 22-1 (10-12) Pominent, led 5f out, ridden and headed over 2f out, weakened over 1f out, 9th of 12, 37l behind Suerte Al Salto (11-2) at Fontwell 1m 6f NH flat (6) gs in May.
Vicator 50-1 (11-0) Tracked leaders, not fluent 5th, hampered 3 out, weakened after 2 out, tailed off, last of 4, 50l behind Explained (11-0) at Folkestone 2m 1f NH Maiden Hurdle (4-6yo) (5) sft.
What A Good Night (IRE) 20-1 (11-0) Took keen hold, soon led, hanging right after 6f, headed 4f out, weakened 3f out, tailed off, 10th of 12, well behind Karazhan (11-0) at Bangor 2m 1f NH flat (6) gs in Oct.
||8||11-0||T R George||L Heard||10/1|
||7||11-0||J Scott||N Scholfield||9/1|
||8||11-0||Jonjo O'Neill||R P Mclernon||6/1|
||6||11-0 t||T R George||D F O'Regan||2/1f|
Renard D'irlande (FR)
||7||11-0||Miss V Williams||S Thomas||7/2|
Sew On Target (IRE)
||7||11-0||C L Tizzard||B Powell (3)||4/1|
Head Spin (IRE)
||4||10-7||J W Mullins||A Thornton||25/1|
Majala (FR) 9-2 (11-5) Led headed and not fluent 4th, with winner, ridden and beaten after 3 out, 2nd of 8, 35l behind Cannington Brook (11-12) at Haydock 2m 4f Novice Handicap Chase (0-140) (5yo+) (3) hvy in Feb.
Renard D'irlande (FR) 7-4fav (11-12) Prominent, ridden approaching 2 out, soon beaten, 5th and eased when pulled up after 2 out, in a race won by Sounds Of Thunder (10-7) at Perth 2m hdl (4) gd in Apr '11, 11 ran.
Kandari (FR) 2-1 (11-5) Tracked leaders, took keen hold, went 2nd 9th, every chance when mistake 3 out, no impression from last, 2nd of 6, 7l behind Houston Dynimo (11-5) at Worcester 2m nov chs (4) gd in Sep.
Grey Missile 4-1fav (11-2) Towards rear, hampered 2nd, mistake and pushed along 4th, headway after 3 out, stayed on same pace from next, 4th of 14, 11l behind Canadian Diamond (10-9) at Wincanton 2m hcp hdl 0-120 (4) gd in Oct.
Arthur's Pass 12-1 (11-1) Tracked leader who went clear from 3rd, lost 2nd 5th but stayed prominent, challenged 2 out, soon led, blundered last, edged left and ran on flat, won at Ludlow 2m nov hdl (4) gd in Mar '11 beating Furrows (11-7) by 4 1/2l, 15 ran.
Head Spin (IRE) 25-1 (10-8) Held up in 5th, blundered 2 out, went poor 4th before last, 4th of 8, 19l behind Meganisi (10-12) at Wincanton 2m nh nov hdl (4) hvy in May.
Sew On Target (IRE) 7-4fav (11-6) Took keen hold, led, narrowly 2nd, pressed leader until after 7th, badly outpaced and dropped to rear approaching 5 out, rallied 3 out, went 3rd before next, stayed on to 2nd final 100 yards and closed, always held, 2nd of 6, 2l behind Anay Turge (10-7) at Chepstow 2m hcp chs 0-120 (4) sft.
||5||11-12 t1||C E Longsdon||K Woods (3)||15/2|
||4||11-4||Jonjo O'Neill||R P Mclernon||8/1|
Titan De Sarti (FR)
||5||11-2 b1||N J Henderson||D Bass||3/1f|
Banyan Tree (IRE)
||5||11-1||Mrs S Leech||J Best (5)||8/1|
||7||11-1||A Middleton||J Banks (7)||5/1|
Quaddick Lake (IRE)
||9||10-8||J Scott||N Scholfield||4/1|
Dragon's Den (IRE)
||5||10-3||C J Down||R Johnson||9/2|
Quaddick Lake (IRE) 10-11fav (11-7) Took keen hold, held up in rear, raced wide, headway 7th, challenged approaching 2 out, soon led, mistake last, headed flat, stayed on, 2nd of 7, hd behind Murcar (11-1) at Fontwell 2m 4f hcp hdl 0-115 (4) gs.
Grafite 12-1 (11-5) Prominent, not fluent 4th, ridden before 2 out (normal 3 out), stayed on flat, went 2nd towards finish, no impression on winner, 2nd of 10, 1 1/2l behind Open Day (11-2) at Leicester 2m hcp hdl 0-125 (3) sft.
Well Sharp 3-10fav (11-3) Held up mid-division, headway 7th, led 2 out, clear from last, won at Market Rasen 2m 5f nh nov hdl (4) gd in Aug beating Forgotten Symphony (10-12) by 4l, 10 ran.
Dragon's Den (IRE) 5-1 (10-8) Held up towards rear, mistake 2nd, headway before 2 out, one pace, 5th of 11, 13l behind Romeo Americo (11-2) at Fontwell 2m 2f hcp hdl 0-130 (3) gs.
Titan De Sarti (FR) 5-1 (11-7) Chased leaders, ridden and outpaced approaching 2 out, stayed on same pace before last, 6th of 21, 25l behind Buck Magic (11-5) at Cheltenham 2m 5f hcp hdl 0-125 (3) gs.
Banyan Tree (IRE) 50-1 (11-1) In touch until lost place 5th, rallied before 2 out, went 2nd before last, no chance with winner, 2nd of 10, 6l behind Cue To Cue (11-0) at Southwell 2m 4f hcp hdl 0-130 (3) gd.
Paintball (IRE) 25-1 (10-13) Held up towards rear, pushed along after 5th, lost place and in rear before next, tailed off, last of 15, well behind Raya Star (11-12) at Ascot 2m Listed hcp hdl (1) gs.
Billy No Name (IRE)
||4||11-12||C L Tizzard||B Powell (3)||9/2|
||5||11-9 t1||P J Hobbs||R Johnson||3/1f|
Raduis Bleu (FR)
||7||11-5||Lady S Brooke||A Thornton||33/1|
Flying Vic (IRE)
||5||11-2||Tim Vaughan||R J Killoran||6/1|
Smart Exit (IRE)
||5||11-0||Mrs P Robeson||T J O'Brien||6/1|
Lord Landen (IRE)
||7||10-10||A Hobbs||C Huxley||12/1|
||8||10-7 t1||B G Powell||T Scudamore||7/1|
||5||10-7 b||Mark Gillard||T J Phelan||8/1|
||7||10-4||J A B Old||M D Grant||11/1|
Joker Of The Pack (IRE)
||7||10-3 p||A Hobbs||P Carberry (5)||25/1|
||6||10-0||R J Hodges||H Skelton||50/1|
Okafranca (IRE) 18-1 (10-13) Held up in touch, outpaced 9th, kept on under pressure from 2 out, never on terms, 4th of 10, 9l behind Pie At Midnight (11-0) at Bangor 3m nov hcp 0-115 (4) gs in Feb '11.
Bravo Bravo 8-1 (11-7) Made all, mistake 2nd, clear before mistake 4 out, hit 2 out, hung left and ridden before last, hit last, kept on well, unchallenged, won at Chepstow 2m 4f hcp hdl 0-95 (5) sft beating Ripoff (11-2) by 2 3/4l, 8 ran.
Ratify 8-1 (11-6) Prominent, led 8th until after next, led again 10th, mistake 14th, soon headed, hit 4 out, no impression on winner next, lost 2nd last, 3rd of 7, 14l behind Ballagio (10-12) at Kempton 3m hcp chs 0-115 (4) gd in Oct '11.
Al Alfa 25-1 (10-12) Held up towards rear, headway 8th, pushed along in 6th before next, went 5th 3 out, plugging at same pace and no threat when left modest 4th 2 out, 4th of 13, 16l behind Cloudy Copper (10-12) at Exeter 2m 5f nh nov hdl (4) sft.
Raduis Bleu (FR) 5-4fav (11-0) Chased leaders, chased winner 7th, challenged 3 out, mistake and lost 2nd 2 out, soon beaten, 3rd of 8, 25l behind Camden (11-6) at Fontwell 2m 6f nh nov hdl (4) gd in Apr '11.
Flying Vic (IRE) 9-2 (11-12) Tracked leaders in 3rd, led 4 out, ridden and headed 2 out, soon lost 2nd place, rallied and regained 2nd place run-in, always held by winner, 2nd of 7, 7l behind Annaluna (10-2) at Exeter 2m 5f nov hcp hdl 0-105 (4) hvy in Oct.
Smart Exit (IRE) 12-1 (11-7) Chased leader, led 4th, headed approaching 7th, chased leader until approaching 3 out where lost 3rd and mistake, weakened from next, 4th of 14, 38l behind Purcell's Bridge (10-9) at Wetherby 2m 6f cond nov hcp hdl 0-105 (4) gs.
Lord Landen (IRE) 10-1 (11-12) Took keen hold in rear, plugging on but no chance when slightly hampered 2 out, 7th of 14, 32l behind Set In Her Ways (10-13) at Southwell 2m 4f hcp hdl 0-100 (5) gs.
Joker Of The Pack (IRE) 20-1 (11-0) Prominent when mistake 1st, lost place next, ridden after 6th, last 8th, well held after, tailed off, 7th of 12, well behind Deireadh Re (11-0) at Worcester 3m mdn hdl (4) gd in Jun '11.
Setter's Princess 50-1 (10-1) Held up towards rear, pushed along before 6th, weakened 4 out, tailed off, 9th of 11, well behind Queens Grove (10-4) at Taunton 2m 3f mrs hcp hdl 0-120 (4) gd.
Billy No Name (IRE) 14-1 (10-12) Prominent, not fluent 7th, pushed along after next, 4th and outpaced when not fluent 3 out, well held by leaders after, went 3rd flat, 3rd of 8, 16l behind Atlantic Roller (10-12) at Exeter 2m 5f nov hdl (3) sft.
For The Staff (IRE)
||8||11-12||Miss J du Plessis||J Best (5)||Evsf|
||8||11-7||Miss C Dyson||N Scholfield||9/2|
Top Benefit (IRE)
||10||11-7||R C Harper||J Banks (7)||16/1|
Brousse En Feux (FR)
||9||11-6 t||N A Twiston-Davies||Mr R Hatch (7)||25/1|
Solitary Palm (IRE)
||9||10-12||B Forsey||M Griffiths (3)||8/1|
||12||10-11 t||J A B Old||M D Grant||12/1|
Wild Ground (IRE)
||11||10-9||K Bishop||B Powell (3)||11/2|
Musical Wedge 20-1 (11-6) Chased leaders, bumped 8th, ridden in 4th 5 out, stayed on to 3rd approaching 3 out and not fluent, kept on same pace from next, 3rd of 10, 8l behind Royal Mile (9-13) at Chepstow 3m cnd hcp chs (0-95) (5) gs in Oct.
For The Staff (IRE) 7-2 (11-7) Mainly jumped well, led, headed 4 out, ridden and blundered 3 out, held soon after, no chance with easy winner, kept on for clear 2nd, 2nd of 6, 14l behind Desperate Dex (11-8) at Chepstow 3m hcp chs 0-105 (4) sft.
Top Benefit (IRE) 10-1 (11-0) Held up, stumbled 7th, blundered next, headway to 3rd before 2 out, stayed on same pace, 3rd of 7, 8l behind Samenerve (11-12) at Towcester 2m 3f hcp 0-100 (5) gs.
Solitary Palm (IRE) 9-1 (11-2) Led until 4th, chased leaders, went 2nd bypassing omitted 5 out, ridden to challenge 4 out, soon every chance until driven 2 out and weakened soon after, 6th of 10, 30l behind Smokey George (11-11) at Exeter 2m 3f hcp 0-100 (5) gs.
Thedreamstillalive (IRE) 14-1 (11-0) Made virtually all, not fluent 1st, hard pressed when 2 rivals fell 2 out, clear last, ridden out, won at Folkestone 2m 5f hcp chs 0-95 (5) gd beating Tchang Goon (9-9) by 9l, 6 ran.
Wild Ground (IRE) 16-1 (10-4) In rear, headway 16th, chased leaders before 4 out, weakened soon after next, 8th of 12, 32l behind Sea Saffron (10-10) at Wincanton 3m 1f cnd hcp chs 0-115 (4) gs in Feb '11.
Brousse En Feux (FR) 3-1fav (11-12) Tracked leaders, led before 2 out, headed before last, soon weakened and pulled up, in a race won by Ibn Hiyyan (10-11) at Hexham 2m hcp chs 0-95 (5) sft, 6 ran.
||6||11-12||C L Tizzard||B Powell (3)||4/1|
||4||11-7||A King||W Hutchinson||3/1|
||4||11-4 t1||M Blake||Tom Cannon (3)||20/1|
||5||11-2||Jamie Snowden||T J O'Brien||11/2|
Smiling Lady (IRE)
||6||11-1 t||D A Rees||R Johnson||10/1|
||6||11-0||K Bishop||J Best (5)||11/4f|
||4||10-8||J L Flint||D Fahy||14/1|
||6||10-0 t||P C Dando||P Corbett (7)||22/1|
Queens Grove 5-1 (10-4) Held up towards rear, headway after 5th, led 3 out, hung right before 2 out, kept on, won at Taunton 2m 3f mrs hcp hdl 0-120 (4) gd beating Adiynara (11-6) by 1 1/4l, 11 ran.
Buxom (IRE) 13-2 (11-4) Prominent, led approaching 6th, headed next, no extra 2 out, weakened before last, 3rd of 8, 23l behind Call Me A Star (11-4) at Uttoxeter 2m mares mdn hdl (5) sft.
Queens Bay 6-1 (10-9) In touch in mid-division, ridden after 3 out, weakened before next and pulled up, in a race won by Miss Milborne (11-6) at Wincanton 2m 6f mrs hcp hdl (2) gs, 10 ran.
Smiling Lady (IRE) 8-1 (11-3) Held up in touch, closed before 6th, led approaching 9th, headed after 3 out, weakened next, 4th of 10, 17l behind Carole's Destiny (10-10) at Plumpton 2m 5f mrs nov hdl (4) sft.
Bernisdale 7-1 (10-13) Prominent until mistake and dropped to 4th place 1st, mistake next, slow 5th, stayed on same pace from next, 4th of 10, 21l behind Changing The Guard (11-12) at Newton Abbot 2m 1f hcp hdl 0-115 (4) gd in Sep.
Illegale (IRE) 7-1 (10-2) Led until before 2nd, led 4th, headed after 8th, weakened before 3 out, tailed off, 9th of 18, well behind Tisfreetdream (10-7) at Ludlow 2m 5f am hcp hdl 0-95 (5) gd.
Miss Exhibitionist 9-2 (11-10) Held up towards rear, smooth headway before 4 out, tracked leaders on bit 3 out, went 2nd before led going well 2 out, pushed clear between last 2, ridden out in closing stages, won at Lingfield 2m hcp hdl 0-110 (4) sft beating Terra Bleu (10-4) by 1 1/4l, 9 ran.
Umustbejoking (FR) 40-1 (11-4) Chased leaders until weakened rapidly after 7th, behind and pulled up before next, in a race won by Ivor's King (10-13) at Ascot 2m 3f nov hcp hdl 0-120 (4) gs, 16 ran.