Leicester Friday 7th March

  • Going: Soft, Heavy in places   Surface: Turf
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Leicester course guide

14:10 Queens Royal Lancers Handicap Chase

14:10 Queens Royal Lancers Handicap Chase Friday 7th March 2014
# Form Horse Age Weight Trainer Jockey SP
1 8511U2 Arkaim
  • Trainer: Mrs P Sly
  • Jockey: K Woods
  • Distance Winner
6 11-12 Mrs P Sly K Woods (3) 5/1
2 11-5P51 Morgan's Bay (ex7)
  • Trainer: T R George
  • Jockey: P J Brennan
  • Course and Distance Winner
9 11-12 T R George P J Brennan 11/8f
3 2223F6/ Playing With Fire (IRE)
  • Trainer: R Dickin
  • Jockey: C Poste
  • Course and Distance Winner
10 11-2 h R Dickin C Poste 12/1
4 36332U Bin End
  • Trainer: F Brennan
  • Jockey: S Twiston-Davies
  • Course and Distance Winner
8 11-0 p F Brennan S Twiston-Davies 11/4
5 483755 Brassbound (USA)
  • Trainer: Mrs Caroline Bailey
  • Jockey: A Thornton
6 11-0 p Mrs Caroline Bailey A Thornton 5/1

Formwatch

Arkaim 10-1 (11-8) Led, not fluent 1st or 8th, ridden and headed approaching 3 out, no chance with winner before next, 2nd of 6, 22l behind Massena (11-12) at Leicester 2m hcp chs 0-115 (4) sft in Feb.

Morgan's Bay 13-8fav (10-13) Tracked leader, not fluent 8th, challenging when not fluent 4 out, led before next, headed 2 out, soon led again, stayed on well, won at Leicester 2m hcp chs 0-120 (4) gs in Feb beating Barenger (11-5) by 5l, 4 ran.

Brassbound (USA) 14-1 (11-3) Prominent, not fluent 2nd, reminder after 8th, lost place before 4 out, soon behind, tailed off, 5th of 8, well behind Hollow Blue Sky (11-7) at Huntingdon 2m 4f hcp chs 0-115 (4) sft in Feb.

Playing With Fire (IRE) 6-1 (11-12) Held up in rear, ridden and struggling before 3 out, 6th of 9, 23l behind Mujamead (9-11) at Leicester 2m hcp hdl 0-105 (4) sft in Jan '12.

Bin End 4-1 (11-4) Badly hampered (almost brough down) and unseated rider 1st, in a race won by Lord Navits (10-5) at Leicester 2m nov hcp chs 0-115 (4) sft in Feb, 10 ran.

14:40 Leicester Interactive Novices' Handicap Chase

14:40 Leicester Interactive Novices' Handicap Chase Friday 7th March 2014
# Form Horse Age Weight Trainer Jockey SP
1 P-23471 Lord Landen (IRE) (ex7)
  • Trainer: F M O'Brien
  • Jockey: C Shoemark
  • Course Winner
9 12-5 t F M O'Brien C Shoemark (5) 8/15f
2 4P5-487 Leeroar (IRE)
  • Trainer: Miss J S Davis
  • Jockey: S P Jones
6 11-9 Miss J S Davis S P Jones 9/1
3 PU14-4P No More Whispers (IRE)
  • Trainer: Marc Barber
  • Jockey: D Crosse
  • Distance Winner
9 10-6 p Marc Barber D Crosse 11/4
4 980-643 Badb Catha (IRE)
  • Trainer: R Curtis
  • Jockey: Mr F Tett
8 10-0 R Curtis Mr F Tett (7) 14/1

Formwatch

Leeroar (IRE) 33-1 (11-5) Chased leaders, pushed along after 4th, weakened under pressure soon after next, tailed off, 7th of 13, well behind Join The Navy (10-12) at Taunton 2m 3f hcp hdl 0-100 (5) hvy in Feb.

Badb Catha (IRE) 25-1 (9-7) In rear, pushed along before 7th, soon struggling, left remote 3rd before last, 3rd of 5, 44l behind Upton Mead (11-7) at Plumpton 2m 4f hcp chs 0-105 (4) hvy in Jan.

No More Whispers (IRE) 8-1 (12-0) (cp) prom to 10; wl bhnd when pu 4 out, in a race won by Lilac Wine (11-7) at Exmoor 3m ptp gf in Jun, 9 ran.

Lord Landen (IRE) 13-2 (10-7) Mid-division, headway when hampered 2nd, not fluent and led 7th, clear when not fluent 3 out, easily, won at Leicester 2m 4f hcp chs 0-105 (4) gs in Feb beating Carpincho (11-12) by 12l, 11 ran.

15:15 Mallard Pawnbrokers Hunters' Chase

15:15 Mallard Pawnbrokers Hunters' Chase Friday 7th March 2014
# Form Horse Age Weight Trainer Jockey SP
1 P11-352 Benedictus (IRE)
  • Trainer: Jack Barber
  • Jockey: Mr J Barber
  • Distance Winner
9 12-4 Jack Barber Mr J Barber (5) 3/1
2 545-442 Island Life (IRE)
  • Trainer: S Flook
  • Jockey: Mr W Telfer
11 12-4 b S Flook Mr W Telfer (7) 25/1
3 4111-11 Little Legend
  • Trainer: Miss C Haydon
  • Jockey: Miss C Haydon
  • Distance Winner
10 12-4 p Miss C Haydon Miss C Haydon (5) 4/1
4 P2-1925 What A Laugh
  • Trainer: G Hanmer
  • Jockey: Mr W Biddick
  • Distance Winner
9 12-4 G Hanmer Mr W Biddick 4/1
5 12P2-42 Current Exchange (IRE)
  • Trainer: Mrs S Crow
  • Jockey: Mr P Gerety
  • Distance Winner
9 12-0 Mrs S Crow Mr P Gerety (7) 5/2f
7 2P-UU31 Court Red Handed (IRE)
  • Trainer: Mrs S Case
  • Jockey: Mr M J P Kendrick
  • Distance Winner
9 11-10 t Mrs S Case Mr M J P Kendrick (7) 6/1
8 54534P Lady Myfanwy
  • Trainer: Mrs M Miles
  • Jockey: Miss H Lewis
  • Distance Winner
13 11-7 Mrs M Miles Miss H Lewis (7) 33/1
6 2-0334U How's My Friend
  • Trainer: J G Cann
  • Jockey: Miss A Bush
9 12-0 J G Cann Miss A Bush (7) NR

Formwatch

How's My Friend 16-1 (11-0) Ur 3, in a race won by Aikideau (11-0) at Countryside Alliance Club (Wesse 3m ptp gd in Feb, 10 ran.

Current Exchange (IRE) 7-1 (11-8) Held up towards rear, headway 9th, chased winner from 11th until 3 out, regained 2nd run-in, stayed on towards finish, 2nd of 13, 1l behind Ockey De Neulliac (11-12) at Haydock 3m 1f hts chs (3) hvy in Feb.

Court Red Handed (IRE) 25-1 (12-7) (tt) hdwy 8; led 2 out; stayed on wl, won at South Wold 3m ptp gs in Feb beating My Old Piano (12-7) by 4l, 10 ran.

Benedictus (IRE) 3-1 (12-2) Mid div & ww, 7th 5out, prog in 3rd 2out, chall when faster jump last & ld brfly early flat, hdd & no ex final 50 yards, 2nd of 15, nk behind Powerfulpaddy (12-2) at Dromahane 3m ire ptp sft in Dec.

Little Legend 11-10fav (11-13) Made all, often jumped right, ridden clear flat, stayed on gamely, won at Warwick 3m hts chs (6) sft in Jan beating Loose Preformer (11-11) by 5l, 6 ran.

Island Life (IRE) 11-2 (11-11) Prominent, outpaced 13th, 4th and beaten 5 out, plugged on to take remote 2nd flat, no chance with easy winner, 2nd of 7, 34l behind Qrackers (11-7) at Ludlow 3m hts chs (5) sft in Feb.

What A Laugh 15-2 (12-4) Towards rear, headway and blundered 10th, chased winner 3 out, weakened and lost 3 places towards finish, 5th of 13, 17l behind Ockey De Neulliac (11-12) at Haydock 3m 1f hts chs (3) hvy in Feb.

Lady Myfanwy 12-1 (10-13) Soon struggling in rear, lost touch and pulled up before 11th, in a race won by Michigan Assassin (11-5) at Ffos Las 3m hcp 0-100 (5) gd in Aug, 10 ran.

15:50 Leicestershire And Derbyshire Yeomanry Handicap Chase (Amateur Riders)

15:50 Leicestershire And Derbyshire Yeomanry Handicap Chase (Amateur Riders) Friday 7th March 2014
# Form Horse Age Weight Trainer Jockey SP
1 3-246U3 Taffy Thomas
  • Trainer: P Bowen
  • Jockey: Mr S P Bowen
  • Distance Winner
10 11-12 t P Bowen Mr S P Bowen (7) 5/4f
2 4U2/075 Cool Bob (IRE)
  • Trainer: M Sheppard
  • Jockey: Mr S Sheppard
11 11-7 ht M Sheppard Mr S Sheppard (7) 9/1
3 0353P9 Bally Lagan (IRE)
  • Trainer: R Dickin
  • Jockey: Mr T W Wheeler
6 10-6 pt R Dickin Mr T W Wheeler (7) 4/1
4 61P-622 Thedreamstillalive (IRE)
  • Trainer: J A B Old
  • Jockey: Mr H A A Bannister
  • Course and Distance Winner
14 10-2 t J A B Old Mr H A A Bannister (5) 2/1

Formwatch

Thedreamstillalive (IRE) 9-2 (10-5) Prominent, not much room 1st, headed when blundered last, no extra flat, 2nd of 9, 10l behind Fitandproperjob (10-12) at Leicester 2m 4f cond hcp chs (5) sft in Jan.

Cool Bob (IRE) 50-1 (9-7) Held up in rear, reminder after 7th, headway and keeping on when left 4th 4 lout, ridden after 3 out, kept on same pace, lost 4th final 75 yards, 5th of 13, 4 1/2l behind Rhum (11-0) at Ludlow 3m Am hcp ch 0-125 (3) hvy in Jan.

Bally Lagan (IRE) 100-1 (11-0) Held up in rear, well beaten final 3f, 9th of 13, 20l behind Domtaline (11-0) at Kempton 2m n h flat (4) std in Jan.

Taffy Thomas 7-2 (10-4) Close up in rear, blundered 6th, ridden when hit 4 out, kept on same pace, 3rd of 5, 13l behind Dashing George (11-5) at Fakenham 2m 5f hcp chs 0-125 (3) hvy in Feb.

16:25 Sherwood Rangers Yeomanry Handicap Chase

16:25 Sherwood Rangers Yeomanry Handicap Chase Friday 7th March 2014
# Form Horse Age Weight Trainer Jockey SP
2 5P21F5 Tony Dinozzo (FR)
  • Trainer: P Bowen
  • Jockey: J E Moore
7 11-11 p P Bowen J E Moore 7/1
3 3-10341 Kentford Legend
  • Trainer: J W Mullins
  • Jockey: A Thornton
  • Course and Distance Winner
7 11-9 J W Mullins A Thornton 6/4
4 513225 Roseneath (IRE)
  • Trainer: A M Hales
  • Jockey: K Moore
  • Beaten Favourite
  • Distance Winner
10 11-1 pt A M Hales K Moore (5) 9/1
5 P44222 Lough Coi (IRE)
  • Trainer: A Middleton
  • Jockey: C Deutsch
  • Beaten Favourite
  • Course Winner
8 10-6 vt A Middleton C Deutsch (7) 5/4f
1 4P3-267 Ballincurrig (IRE)
  • Trainer: D Skelton
  • Jockey: Non Runner
  • Distance Winner
8 11-12 t D Skelton Non Runner NR
6 PP6444 Chapel House
  • Trainer: R C Harper
  • Jockey: Mr M J P Kendrick
  • Course Winner
  • Distance Winner
11 10-0 R C Harper Mr M J P Kendrick (7) NR

Formwatch

Ballincurrig (IRE) 5-1 (11-1) Tracked leaders and wide, in 5th before 4 out, soon weakened, 7th of 9, 48l behind Umberto D'olivate (11-12) at Exeter 2m 1f hcp chs 0-120 (4) sft in Jan.

Chapel House 8-1 (9-7) Slowly away, chased leaders, slow 5th, pushed along halfway, weakened 4 out, tailed off bfore 2 out, moderate 4th, last of 4, well behind Ratify (11-9) at Huntingdon 2m 4f hcp chs 0-105 (4) sft.

Kentford Legend 8-1 (11-12) Prominent, not fluent 1st, jumped right 5th, led after 7th, headed 3 out, edged left after 2 out, stayed on under pressure to lead again towards finish, won at Leicester 2m 7f hcp chs 0-100 (5) sft in Feb beating Crescent Beach (11-2) by 2 3/4l, 12 ran.

Lough Coi (IRE) 4-1fav (10-2) Held up, headway 5th, challenged 4 out, ridden flat, every chance when rider became unbalanced 100 yards out and lost a little momentum, stayed on close home, just held, 2nd of 9, nk behind Carli King (11-12) at Leicester 2m 7f hcp chs 0-105 (4) gs in Feb.

Roseneath (IRE) 2-1fav (11-4) Held up mid-division, went 3rd before 4 out, one pace, 5th of 10, 45l behind Barton Gift (9-12) at Exeter 3m hcp chs 0-105 (4) sft in Jan.

Tony Dinozzo (FR) 7-1 (10-0) Prominent, led 10th, ridden after 5 out, headed next, weakened 2 out, 5th of 7, well behind Buywise (10-13) at Ludlow 2m 4f hcp chs 0-135 (3) hvy in Feb.

17:00 Thrusters Hunters' Chase

17:00 Thrusters Hunters' Chase Friday 7th March 2014
# Form Horse Age Weight Trainer Jockey SP
1 6-109PP Himalayan Express
  • Trainer: Mrs D Plunkett
  • Jockey: Mr J Martin
  • Distance Winner
10 12-6 Mrs D Plunkett Mr J Martin (5) 25/1
2 6442-74 Petit Ecuyer (FR)
  • Trainer: F Brennan
  • Jockey: Miss Alice Mills
8 12-2 F Brennan Miss Alice Mills (5) 20/1
3 P5P9-2P Areuwitmenow (IRE)
  • Trainer: S Rea
  • Jockey: Miss A Stirling
9 11-12 S Rea Miss A Stirling (3) 33/1
4 PFP-12P Blackstown Flyer (IRE)
  • Trainer: G Bailey
  • Jockey: Mr T A McClorey
7 11-12 h G Bailey Mr T A McClorey (7) 6/1
5 3-423P3 Delta Borget (FR)
  • Trainer: L Jefford
  • Jockey: Miss Leanda Tickle
9 11-12 L Jefford Miss Leanda Tickle (7) 10/1
6 33/1-223 Fairymount (IRE)
  • Trainer: G Hanmer
  • Jockey: Mr W Biddick
9 11-12 t1 G Hanmer Mr W Biddick 8/1
7 95360/2 I'm So Lucky
  • Trainer: Mrs S Busby
  • Jockey: Mr T Ellis
  • Distance Winner
12 11-12 t Mrs S Busby Mr T Ellis (5) 15/8f
8 P1P/P-P Ooson (IRE)
  • Trainer: Mrs O Jackson
  • Jockey: Mr Robert Hawker
7 11-12 v1 Mrs O Jackson Mr Robert Hawker (7) 100/1
9 132/462 Siro Demur (FR)
  • Trainer: Philip Rowley
  • Jockey: Mr Alex Edwards
8 11-12 Philip Rowley Mr Alex Edwards (5) 5/1
10 2432-43 Swallows Delight (IRE)
  • Trainer: Mrs J Mansell
  • Jockey: Mr D Mansell
9 11-12 Mrs J Mansell Mr D Mansell 7/2

Formwatch

Siro Demur (FR) 10-1 (12-0) Stdy hdwy 11; led 14-3 out; wknd app last, 2nd of 13, 10l behind Silver Token (12-0) at Harkaway Club 3m ptp hvy in Dec.

Delta Borget (FR) 10-1 (12-0) Ap; kpt on flat, 3rd of 12, 3/4l behind Dona (12-0) at Countryside Alliance Club (Wesse 3m ptp gd in Feb.

Swallows Delight (IRE) 8-1 (12-0) Led, jumped left 3rd, headed 7th, led next, headed 9th, led again after 10th, headed 2 out, one pace flat, 3rd of 10, 6l behind Shy John (11-11) at Leicester 2m 4f nov hunt chs (6yo+) (6) sft in Feb.

Areuwitmenow (IRE) 5-1 (12-0) Led til hdd & wknd rap 12; pu nxt, in a race won by Durban Gold (11-7) at Vine & Craven 3m ptp sft in Feb, 10 ran.

I'm So Lucky 7-2 (12-0) (tt) led til hdd & no ex flat, 2nd of 16, 2l behind Glint Of Steel (12-0) at Norfolk Harriers 3m ptp gd in Jan.

Blackstown Flyer (IRE) 7-1 (12-0) (h) hdwy 7; led 12-13; wknd 4 out; to & pu last, in a race won by Volcan Surprise (12-0) at Norfolk Harriers 3m ptp gd in Jan, 17 ran.

Himalayan Express 50-1 (11-13) Tracked leader, led 4th, headed after 7th, led next until 5 out, soon beaten, pulled up before 2 out, in a race won by Foundry Square (11-5) at Newbury 2m 6f hts chs (6) sft in Jan, 8 ran.

Petit Ecuyer (FR) 50-1 (10-11) Held up in rear, headway when not fluent 4 out, ridden after 3 out, soon beaten, 4th and well held before 2 out, 4th of 8, 37l behind Hollow Blue Sky (11-7) at Huntingdon 2m 4f hcp chs 0-115 (4) sft in Feb.

Fairymount (IRE) 8-1 (12-0) Hdwy 3 out; wknd bet last 2, 3rd of 9, 12l behind On Holiday (11-12) at Meynell & South Staffordshire 3m ptp gd in Jun.

Ooson (IRE) 25-1 (12-0) (cp) led 3 til hdd & wknd aft 12; pu 14, in a race won by Subtle Sovereign (12-0) at Larkhill 3m ptp in Feb, 19 ran.