Towcester Sunday 19th January

  • Going: Heavy   Surface: Turf
  • Placepot £125.00, Pool: £144,686.84, 844.43 winning tickets
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13:10 Haygain Hay Steamers Clean Healthy Forage Maiden Hurdle

13:10 Haygain Hay Steamers Clean Healthy Forage Maiden Hurdle Sunday 19th January 2014
# Form Horse Age Weight Trainer Jockey SP
1 502 Ampleforth
  • Trainer: Ian Williams
  • Jockey: W Kennedy
  • Distance Winner
6 11-4 p Ian Williams W Kennedy 6/1
2 39 Grey Earl
  • Trainer: R Lee
  • Jockey: J E Moore
7 11-4 R Lee J E Moore 66/1
3 4-F238F Milord (GER)
  • Trainer: K C Bailey
  • Jockey: J M Maguire
5 11-4 K C Bailey J M Maguire 8/15f
4 8-004 Pink Gin
  • Trainer: J A B Old
  • Jockey: M D Grant
6 11-4 t J A B Old M D Grant 12/1
5 3 Polstar (FR)
  • Trainer: H Whittington
  • Jockey: J M Davies
5 11-4 H Whittington J M Davies 14/1
6 515 Silent Knight (IRE)
  • Trainer: W Greatrex
  • Jockey: N Fehily
5 11-4 W Greatrex N Fehily 16/1
7 00 There You Are
  • Trainer: Jonjo O'Neill
  • Jockey: R P Mclernon
5 11-4 Jonjo O'Neill R P Mclernon 100/1
8 030/ Thom Thumb (IRE)
  • Trainer: P R Webber
  • Jockey: J Best
8 11-4 P R Webber J Best (3) 66/1
9 96 Spirit Minded
  • Trainer: G R I Smyly
  • Jockey: D England
6 10-11 t1 G R I Smyly D England 200/1
10 2-56224 Alanjou (FR)
  • Trainer: Jamie Snowden
  • Jockey: B Powell
  • Beaten Favourite
4 10-7 Jamie Snowden B Powell 6/1
11 5P Collingbourneducis (IRE)
  • Trainer: M Gates
  • Jockey: Miss A Stirling
4 10-7 M Gates Miss A Stirling (7) 150/1

Formwatch

Pink Gin 150-1 (11-0) In touch, driven 3 out, kept on same pace under pressure from next, went 3rd briefly towards finish, no impression, 4th of 14, 12l behind Call The Cops (11-0) at Towcester 2m mdn hdl (5) sft in Dec.

Ampleforth 16-1 (11-1) Held up towards rear, headway before 2 out, soon went 2nd, ridden before last, kept on and always held, 2nd of 9, 1 3/4l behind No No Mac (11-6) at Southwell 2m 4f nh nov hdl (4) hvy.

Grey Earl 20-1 (11-4) Raced keenly, tracked leader 4f, in touch, lost place over 4f out, soon weakened, last of 9, 40l behind Son Of Suzie (11-4) at Uttoxeter 2m NH flat (6) hvy in Dec.

Alanjou (FR) Evensfav (10-12) With leader, led after 5 out, jumped right next, headed 3 out, weakened before 2 out, 4th of 12, 23l behind Halling's Wish (10-9) at Fontwell 2m 2f 3yo mdn hdl (4) gd in Oct.

Polstar (FR) 7-1 (11-5) Chased leaders, every chance after 3 out, hard ridden after next, weakened before last, 3rd of 11, 14l behind Fennell Bay (11-2) at Fakenham 2m mdn hdl (5) sft.

Collingbourneducis (IRE) 100-1 (10-2) Mid-division, ridden after 4 out, weakened next, behind when pulled up 2 out, in a race won by Vikekhal (11-6) at Plumpton 2m nov hdl (4) gs in Dec, 14 ran.

Thom Thumb (IRE) 40-1 (11-4) Held up towards rear, ridden over 4f out, weakened over 3f out, 12th of 14, 42l behind Twelve Roses (10-5) at Chepstow 2m NH flat (6) gs in Apr '12.

Silent Knight (IRE) 5-1 (11-6) Tracked leaders early, mid-division, weakened after 3 out, 5th of 9, 31l behind No No Mac (11-6) at Southwell 2m 4f nh nov hdl (4) hvy.

There You Are 50-1 (10-12) Mid-division, pushed along and lost place 4th, well beaten after 5th, 10th of 11, well behind Three Kingdoms (11-5) at Leicester 2m nh nov hdl (4) gs in Dec.

Spirit Minded 100-1 (10-12) Tracked winner until lost place quickly before 5 out, tailed off, 6th of 7, well behind Wadswick Court (11-12) at Southwell 2m nh nov hdl (4) hvy.

Milord (GER) 8-1 (10-13) Led, soon set good pace and clear, about 10 lengths ahead when fell 4 out, in a race won by Three Kingdoms (11-8) at Kempton 2m hcp hdl 0-135 (3) sft in Dec, 10 ran.

13:40 Macmillan Cancer Support Charity Handicap Chase

13:40 Macmillan Cancer Support Charity Handicap Chase Sunday 19th January 2014
# Form Horse Age Weight Trainer Jockey SP
1 315PP8 Bishophill Jack (IRE)
  • Trainer: K C Bailey
  • Jockey: N Scholfield
  • Course and Distance Winner
8 11-12 p K C Bailey N Scholfield 28/1
2 963-232 Smart Exit (IRE)
  • Trainer: Mrs P Robeson
  • Jockey: J Moore
7 11-12 p Mrs P Robeson J Moore (3) 7/2
3 12PP-31 Mansonien L'as (FR)
  • Trainer: D McCain Jnr
  • Jockey: J M Maguire
  • Course and Distance Winner
8 11-8 p D McCain Jnr J M Maguire 11/8f
4 F1-6333 Miss Saffron
  • Trainer: Mrs S Gardner
  • Jockey: Miss L Gardner
  • Distance Winner
11 11-7 Mrs S Gardner Miss L Gardner (5) 14/1
5 4P42-37 Black Is Beautiful (FR)
  • Trainer: R Lee
  • Jockey: J E Moore
  • Beaten Favourite
6 11-6 R Lee J E Moore 11/2
6 13P4-13 Somerby (IRE)
  • Trainer: Mrs R Ford
  • Jockey: A Thornton
  • Beaten Favourite
  • Distance Winner
11 11-0 t Mrs R Ford A Thornton 22/1
7 512368 Artic Night (FR)
  • Trainer: N A Twiston-Davies
  • Jockey: D England
8 10-12 bt N A Twiston-Davies D England 66/1
8 P56P74 Top Benefit (IRE)
  • Trainer: R C Harper
  • Jockey: J Banks
  • Distance Winner
12 10-6 R C Harper J Banks (5) 33/1
9 334B22 Kilvergan Boy (IRE)
  • Trainer: N A Twiston-Davies
  • Jockey: S Twiston-Davies
  • Course Winner
  • Distance Winner
10 10-1 p N A Twiston-Davies S Twiston-Davies 12/1
10 5-858P2 Samson Collonges (FR)
  • Trainer: Rebecca Menzies
  • Jockey: T Kelly
  • Distance Winner
8 10-0 Rebecca Menzies T Kelly (3) 14/1

Formwatch

Smart Exit (IRE) 9-4 (10-3) Pressed winner, led narrowly 7th to 11th, with winner, ridden before 2 out, 4 lengths down last, kept on under pressure flat, held towards finish, 2nd of 5, 1 1/4l behind Gorgehous Lliege (10-10) at Towcester 3m hcp chs 0-120 (4) sft in Dec.

Samson Collonges (FR) 20-1 (9-11) Tracked leader, every chance before 3 out, kept on and no impression from before 2 out, 2nd of 8, 7l behind Dingo Bay (10-8) at Newcastle 2m 4f hcp chs 0-100 (5) hvy.

Mansonien L'as (FR) 11-2 (10-13) Prominent, led 14th, clear 2 out, stayed on well, won at Towcester 3m hcp chs 0-95 (5) hvy in Dec beating Kilvergan Boy (9-12) by 27l, 11 ran.

Somerby (IRE) 2-1fav (11-10) Prominent, lost place 5th, struggling after 4 out, went modest 4th 3 out, stayed on flat, went 3rd close home, 3rd of 8, 17l behind Seventh Hussar (11-2) at Lingfield 2m 4f hcp chs 0-95 (5) hvy in Nov.

Top Benefit (IRE) 22-1 (10-3) Led to 3rd, tracked leaders, lost place 4 out, weakened after next, left moderate 4th last, 4th of 9, 17l behind Bill The Lad (10-7) at Towcester 2m 3f hcp 0-100 (5) sft in Dec.

Black Is Beautiful (FR) 5-2fav (11-5) Behind, reminder 9th, struggling 12th, tailed off 4 out, 7th of 10, well behind Dark Glacier (11-9) at Uttoxeter 3m hcp chs 0-110 (4) hvy in Dec.

Bishophill Jack (IRE) 16-1 (11-0) Chased leaders to 13th, soon behind, tailed off when mistake 3 out, 8th of 10, well behind Dark Glacier (11-9) at Uttoxeter 3m hcp chs 0-110 (4) hvy in Dec.

Miss Saffron 7-1 (9-12) Behind, chased leaders 3 out, soon ridden, went remote 3rd approaching, no chance with leaders, 3rd of 10, 7l behind Musical Wedge (11-2) at Towcester 3m hcp chs 0-120 (4) gs in Nov.

Artic Night (FR) 12-1 (10-13) In rear, ridden 7th, never a factor, 8th of 11, 44l behind Night Of Passion (10-12) at Bangor 3m hcp hdl 0-100 (5) sft in Dec.

Kilvergan Boy (IRE) 8-1 (9-12) In touch, ridden in 4th after 12th, outpaced 4 out, stayed on from 2 out, went 2nd close home, no chance with winner, 2nd of 11, 27l behind Mansonien L'as (10-13) at Towcester 3m hcp chs 0-95 (5) hvy in Dec.

14:10 Haygain Hay Steamers Clean Healthy Forage Handicap Hurdle

14:10 Haygain Hay Steamers Clean Healthy Forage Handicap Hurdle Sunday 19th January 2014
# Form Horse Age Weight Trainer Jockey SP
1 2P0P-52 Spirit River (FR)
  • Trainer: Dave Roberts
  • Jockey: Lee Edwards
  • Distance Winner
9 11-12 Dave Roberts Lee Edwards 33/1
2 220121/ Sweeps Hill (NZ)
  • Trainer: Jonjo O'Neill
  • Jockey: R P Mclernon
10 11-12 Jonjo O'Neill R P Mclernon 16/1
3 613266- Sunny Ledgend
  • Trainer: Andrew Martin
  • Jockey: Mr J Martin
  • Course Winner
9 11-7 Andrew Martin Mr J Martin (7) 14/1
4 11/51- Fishing Bridge (IRE)
  • Trainer: D A Rees
  • Jockey: P Moloney
9 11-7 p1 D A Rees P Moloney 16/1
5 65-4534 Pure Science (IRE)
  • Trainer: N A Twiston-Davies
  • Jockey: S Twiston-Davies
6 11-4 N A Twiston-Davies S Twiston-Davies 5/2
6 0-05494 Oscar Prairie (IRE)
  • Trainer: W Greatrex
  • Jockey: Mr W Featherstone
  • Distance Winner
9 11-4 b W Greatrex Mr W Featherstone (10) 7/1
7 P230P3 Astigos (FR)
  • Trainer: Miss V Williams
  • Jockey: A Coleman
  • Distance Winner
7 10-11 Miss V Williams A Coleman 15/8f
8 56802F Phare Isle (IRE)
  • Trainer: B I Case
  • Jockey: Mr M J P Kendrick
  • Course Winner
9 10-10 pt B I Case Mr M J P Kendrick (7) 8/1
9 3P/1PF0- Round The Horn (IRE)
  • Trainer: J A B Old
  • Jockey: M D Grant
  • Course Winner
14 10-3 t J A B Old M D Grant 22/1
10 954222 American Life (FR)
  • Trainer: A Middleton
  • Jockey: J Banks
7 10-1 vt A Middleton J Banks (5) NR

Formwatch

American Life (FR) 4-1 (10-8) Held up in rear, headway to chase leaders 4 out, effort when jumped left last, kept on under pressure, 2nd of 6, 1 1/2l behind The Young Master (11-2) at Sedgefield 3m 3f hcp hdl 0-120 (4) hvy.

Oscar Prairie (IRE) 16-1 (10-0) Always in rear, 4th of 8, 44l behind Champagne West (10-2) at Wincanton 2m 6f hcp hdl (2) hvy in Dec.

Sunny Ledgend 40-1 (11-4) Held up in touch, mistake 9th, weakened after 12th, 6th of 7, well behind Captain Conan (11-4) at Aintree 2m 4f nov chs G1 (1) gd in Apr.

Phare Isle (IRE) 9-2 (11-1) Chased leaders, ridden and one pace before 2 out, disputing 7 lengths 4th when fell last, in a race won by Beauboreen (11-6) at Huntingdon 3m 2f hcp hdl 0-135 (3) hvy, 6 ran.

Astigos (FR) 2-1 (10-3) Led, jumped left at times, headed after 6th, led next, ridden and headed before 2 out, switched right flat, stayed on same pace, 3rd of 6, 2 1/4l behind Lamps (10-6) at Market Rasen 2m 5f hcp hdl 0-140 (3) hvy.

Pure Science (IRE) 7-1 (11-3) Held up in rear, headway 4 out, one pace 2 out, well held by leaders last, 4th of 10, 13l behind Awaywiththegreys (11-10) at Chepstow 3m hcp hdl 0-145 (2) hvy in Dec.

Spirit River (FR) 13-2 (12-0) Held up; hdwy 11; led 3 out; sn hdd; ev ch last; no ex flat, 2nd of 9, 2 1/2l behind Cock Of The Rock (12-7) at Cornwall Hunt Club 3m ptp gs in Dec.

Sweeps Hill (NZ) 4-1 (11-1) Chased leaders, closed travelling well before straight, led under 1f out and soon clear, stayed on well, comfortably, won at Galway 2m 1f nov chs (1) hvy in Oct '11 beating Regal D'estruval (11-1) by 6l, 6 ran.

Fishing Bridge (IRE) 4-1 (10-12) Tracked leaders, mistake 4 out, led 3 out, mistake next, driven when left well clear at last, eased near finish, won at Ffos Las 2m 4f mdn hdl (4) sft in Mar beating Edgar Jones (10-12) by 28l, 10 ran.

Round The Horn (IRE) 40-1 (10-8) Mid-division, headway approaching 6th, outpaced 3 out, weakened before next, 11th of 14, 43l behind Amigo (11-2) at Chepstow 3m hcp hdl 0-135 (3) hvy in Jan '13.

14:40 In Memory Of Juanita Rogers Handicap Chase

14:40 In Memory Of Juanita Rogers Handicap Chase Sunday 19th January 2014
# Form Horse Age Weight Trainer Jockey SP
1 58-935U Freckle Face
  • Trainer: W G M Turner
  • Jockey: T J Phelan
7 11-12 W G M Turner T J Phelan 10/3
2 669834 Fintan
  • Trainer: Mrs L J Young
  • Jockey: D C Costello
  • Distance Winner
11 11-6 Mrs L J Young D C Costello 10/3
3 435446 Highland River
  • Trainer: Dave Roberts
  • Jockey: Lee Edwards
  • Course Winner
8 10-8 b Dave Roberts Lee Edwards 7/1
4 5/32455- Beauchamp Viking
  • Trainer: Hugo Froud
  • Jockey: C Bolger
  • Course and Distance Winner
10 10-8 t Hugo Froud C Bolger 16/1
5 P366-U5 Mezarat (ITY)
  • Trainer: M Gates
  • Jockey: Miss A Stirling
9 10-0 p M Gates Miss A Stirling (7) 9/1
6 3263-32 Hector's House
  • Trainer: Mrs N S Evans
  • Jockey: R T Dunne
  • Distance Winner
8 10-0 Mrs N S Evans R T Dunne (3) 11/4f
7 6P8363 Panthers Run
  • Trainer: J C Haynes
  • Jockey: J Kington
  • Distance Winner
14 10-0 t J C Haynes J Kington (3) 11/1

Formwatch

Freckle Face 10-1 (11-9) Held up behind, headway and in touch 5th, led narrowly 4 out, ridden and headed between last 2, 5 lengths down in clear 2nd when mistake and unseated rider last, in a race won by Bill The Lad (10-7) at Towcester 2m 3f hcp 0-100 (5) sft in Dec, 9 ran.

Highland River 66-1 (11-6) Held up in touch in 5th, headway to take 2nd before 3rd, bumped and stumbled just after 5th, weakening when not fluent last (normal 3 out), last of 6, 26l behind The Jugopolist (10-10) at Leicester 2m 4f sell hdl (5) hvy.

Panthers Run 16-1 (9-11) Prominent, lost place 3 out, modest 3rd, 3rd of 6, 15l behind Pamak D'airy (11-9) at Sedgefield 2m hcp chs 0-100 (5) hvy.

Beauchamp Viking 16-1 (10-6) Held up in touch in rear, not fluent and ridden along 7th, soon behind, tailed off, last of 5, well behind Aviso (11-12) at Stratford 2m 1f hcp chs 0-115 (4) gs in Sep '12.

Mezarat (ITY) 20-1 (10-3) Held up behind, some headway after 9th, outpaced 3 out (usual 4 out), plugged on from next, never near leaders, 5th of 10, 15l behind Echo Dancer (9-13) at Worcester 2m hcp chs 0-100 (5) gd in Jun.

Fintan 4-1 (10-6) Held up in rear, not fluent 4th or 6th, some headway approaching 4 out, never on terms, 4th of 7, 16l behind George Nympton (11-11) at Uttoxeter 2m hcp chs 0-115 (4) hvy in Dec.

Hector's House 3-1 (10-0) Tracked leaders, went 2nd 5th until pushed along 5 out, no chance with leading duo, left poor 2nd last, 2nd of 6, 12l behind Riddleofthesands (11-8) at Chepstow 2m hcp 0-100 (5) hvy in Nov.

15:10 Visit The Forum On gg.com Novices' Hurdle

15:10 Visit The Forum On gg.com Novices' Hurdle Sunday 19th January 2014
# Form Horse Age Weight Trainer Jockey SP
1 463-112 Knockanrawley (IRE)
  • Trainer: K C Bailey
  • Jockey: J M Maguire
  • Course Winner
  • Distance Winner
6 11-4 K C Bailey J M Maguire 5/2
3 24S513 Ivy Gate (IRE)
  • Trainer: Jonjo O'Neill
  • Jockey: M Linehan
6 10-12 Jonjo O'Neill M Linehan (5) 16/1
4 P53-235 Kaikias (IRE)
  • Trainer: Jonjo O'Neill
  • Jockey: R P Mclernon
7 10-12 b1 Jonjo O'Neill R P Mclernon 40/1
6 PP2-R33 Spike Mac (IRE)
  • Trainer: R C Harper
  • Jockey: A Thornton
9 10-12 R C Harper A Thornton 150/1
7 1111-62 Sybarite (FR)
  • Trainer: N A Twiston-Davies
  • Jockey: S Twiston-Davies
  • Distance Winner
8 10-12 N A Twiston-Davies S Twiston-Davies 9/2
8 2/3224-F Tidal Dance (IRE)
  • Trainer: Miss V Williams
  • Jockey: A Coleman
  • Beaten Favourite
7 10-12 Miss V Williams A Coleman 5/6f
2 242 Gorsky Island
  • Trainer: T R George
  • Jockey: A Conlon
6 10-12 T R George A Conlon (5) NR
5 7/842-22 Kris Spin (IRE)
  • Trainer: R Lee
  • Jockey: R Johnson
6 10-12 R Lee R Johnson NR

Formwatch

Gorsky Island 4-1 (10-12) Tracked leaders, went 2nd at 10th, 3rd and ridden when switched inside after 2 out, stayed on to chase winner approaching last, no impression, 2nd of 8, 2 3/4l behind Walk On Al (10-12) at Southwell 3m nh nov hdl (4) gs in Dec.

Kris Spin (IRE) 9-2 (10-12) Tracked leaders, 3 lengths down and outpaced when left 3rd 3 out, ridden and stayed on to take 2nd flat, no impression with winner, 2nd of 7, 3l behind Sausalito Sunrise (10-9) at Chepstow 3m nh nov hdl (4) gs in Dec.

Tidal Dance (IRE) 5-2fav (10-0) Held up, fell 3rd, in a race won by Uncle Jimmy (10-1) at Warwick 3m 1f hcp hdl (2) hvy, 12 ran.

Knockanrawley (IRE) 9-2 (11-0) Tracked leaders, led 3 out, ridden before next, soon hard pressed, headed narrowly flat, kept on, just held, 2nd of 11, nk behind Mountain Tunes (11-5) at Towcester 2m 5f nh nov hdl (4) sft in Dec.

Ivy Gate (IRE) 16-1 (10-9) Chased winner, hit 7th, no chance from 2 out, hit last, dropped to 3rd final 75 yards, 3rd of 11, 6l behind Tagrita (10-7) at Exeter 2m 7f mdn hdl (4) sft in Dec.

Sybarite (FR) 10-1 (11-4) Held up towards rear, hit 8th, headway travelling well before 2 out, chased leaders before last, went 2nd soon after last, kept on, readily held, 2nd of 14, 2 1/2l behind Josies Orders (11-6) at Ascot 3m nov hcp hdl 0-120 (4) sft in Dec.

Kaikias (IRE) 25-1 (10-2) Soon behind, pushed along from 3rd, reminders 5th, lost touch before 4 out, no chance with leaders, 5th of 7, well behind Sausalito Sunrise (10-9) at Chepstow 3m nh nov hdl (4) gs in Dec.

Spike Mac (IRE) 50-1 (10-12) Soon hopelessly tailed off, left 3rd when stopped by official before 3 out due to horse falling at hurdle, waved on some time after, bypassed 3 out, jumped last 2 and finished eventually, 3rd of 4, well behind Bob Tucker (10-12) at Worcester 2m 7f mdn hdl (5) gd in Oct.

15:40 CGA Foxhunter Trial Hunters' Chase

15:40 CGA Foxhunter Trial Hunters' Chase Sunday 19th January 2014
# Form Horse Age Weight Trainer Jockey SP
1 4211U1/ Lorikarad (FR)
  • Trainer: Miss C C Jones
  • Jockey: Mr L R Payter
  • Course Winner
  • Distance Winner
10 12-8 p Miss C C Jones Mr L R Payter (5) 5/1
2 1P-1P2P Charles Bruce (IRE)
  • Trainer: A Campbell
  • Jockey: Mr F Tett
  • Distance Winner
11 12-4 A Campbell Mr F Tett (5) 33/1
3 222-221 Alskamatic
  • Trainer: R Bandey
  • Jockey: Miss E Macmahon
  • Distance Winner
8 12-0 R Bandey Miss E Macmahon (7) 14/1
4 1311-21 Gunmoney (IRE)
  • Trainer: G Bailey
  • Jockey: Mr J Russell
  • Distance Winner
9 12-0 G Bailey Mr J Russell (7) 2/1
5 PP/P6P1- Horatio Caine (FR)
  • Trainer: Mrs J Mansell
  • Jockey: Miss C Chugg
  • Distance Winner
7 12-0 Mrs J Mansell Miss C Chugg (7) 33/1
6 U/B2311- Nalim (IRE)
  • Trainer: W Bethell
  • Jockey: Miss H Bethell
  • Distance Winner
8 12-0 W Bethell Miss H Bethell (3) 20/1
7 2PP/446- Pearlysteps
  • Trainer: H D Daly
  • Jockey: Miss J C Williams
  • Course Winner
11 12-0 H D Daly Miss J C Williams (5) 6/4f
8 3/P546-P Roskeen Boy (IRE)
  • Trainer: Miss L Allan
  • Jockey: Mr J Sole
  • Distance Winner
9 12-0 Miss L Allan Mr J Sole (5) 100/1
9 13P83-2 Viking Splash (IRE)
  • Trainer: D Kemp
  • Jockey: Mr D Kemp
  • Distance Winner
11 12-0 p D Kemp Mr D Kemp (3) 14/1
10 006- Selva's Sister (IRE)
  • Trainer: N Thomas
  • Jockey: Mr Michael Palmer
7 11-7 N Thomas Mr Michael Palmer (7) NR

Formwatch

Selva's Sister (IRE) 200-1 (10-10) Tracked leaders, hard ridden 4 out, soon weakened, tailed off and struggling when blundered and scrambled over last, last of 6, well behind Va'vite (10-10) at Towcester 2m 5f nov hdl (4) gs in Mar.

Pearlysteps 14-1 (10-11) Chased leaders, hampered and almost unseated rider 2nd, blundered and nearly unseated rider 14th, soon weakened and behind, 6th of 13, 47l behind Pigeon Island (10-8) at Ascot 3m hcp chs 0-145 (2) gd in Apr.

Gunmoney (IRE) 8-11 (12-0) (cp) made virt all; easy, won at Fitzwilliam (Milton) 3m ptp gd in May beating Viking Splash (12-7) by 35l, 10 ran.

Viking Splash (IRE) 9-1 (12-7) (cp) drpd rr 4; to 13; some late hdwy, 2nd of 10, 35l behind Gunmoney (12-0) at Fitzwilliam (Milton) 3m ptp gd in May.

Alskamatic 6-4 (12-0) Prom to 8; lost plce 11; rallied 2 out; stayed on to ld final 75yds, won at Larkhill Racing Club 3m ptp gd beating Boardwalk Empire (12-0) by 1 1/4l, 9 ran.

Nalim (IRE) 7-2 (12-0) Ap; led app last; rdn out, won at Tynedale 3m ptp gs in Mar beating Rosie Du Berlais (12-0) by 5l, 7 ran.

Charles Bruce (IRE) 25-1 (11-11) Led, mistake 3rd and when headed 4th, led after 7th until 8th, mistake 10th, weakened 12th, pulled up before 4 out, in a race won by Foundry Square (11-5) at Newbury 2m 6f hts chs (6) sft, 8 ran.

Lorikarad (FR) 9-1 (11-8) Held up towards rear, headway before 5 out, led before 3 out, clear before 2 out, stayed on well, won at Chepstow 3m hts chs (6) gs in Mar '12 beating Findlay's Find (11-2) by 6l, 13 ran.

Roskeen Boy (IRE) 33-1 (12-5) Strugg 12; wl bhnd when pu 15, in a race won by Can Mestret (12-5) at Cambridgeshire Harriers Hunt Clu 3m ptp gd in Dec, 12 ran.

Horatio Caine (FR) 16-1 (12-0) Held up; 4th & lkd no ch 2 out; lft in ld last; just held on, won at Kingston Blount 3m ptp in Mar beating Kings Queen (11-7) by 1/2l, 13 ran.

16:10 Best Racing Blogs On gg.com Handicap Hurdle

16:10 Best Racing Blogs On gg.com Handicap Hurdle Sunday 19th January 2014
# Form Horse Age Weight Trainer Jockey SP
1 41UPP5- Dashing George (IRE)
  • Trainer: P Winks
  • Jockey: Mr R Winks
12 11-12 P Winks Mr R Winks (7) 25/1
2 257-332 Headly's Bridge (IRE)
  • Trainer: Simon Earle
  • Jockey: R Hatch
  • Course and Distance Winner
8 11-10 Simon Earle R Hatch (7) 3/1
4 1-331 It's A Doddle (IRE)
  • Trainer: Jonjo O'Neill
  • Jockey: R P Mclernon
  • Distance Winner
6 11-5 Jonjo O'Neill R P Mclernon 11/4j
5 1387-22 Smart Money (IRE)
  • Trainer: Miss V Williams
  • Jockey: A Coleman
  • Beaten Favourite
  • Distance Winner
7 11-5 Miss V Williams A Coleman 11/4j
6 7/96-17 Cawdor House Bert
  • Trainer: D A Rees
  • Jockey: P Moloney
7 11-5 D A Rees P Moloney 40/1
7 8-32P0 Rosslyn Castle
  • Trainer: Jonjo O'Neill
  • Jockey: J E Moore
5 11-4 Jonjo O'Neill J E Moore 20/1
8 P4F6-39 Kilavalley (IRE)
  • Trainer: Hugo Froud
  • Jockey: M Ennis
  • Distance Winner
7 11-3 p1 Hugo Froud M Ennis (7) 66/1
9 F-41255 Sirop De Menthe (FR)
  • Trainer: Miss J Westwood
  • Jockey: W Kennedy
  • Distance Winner
4 10-10 v1 Miss J Westwood W Kennedy 14/1
10 3-87354 Twoways (IRE)
  • Trainer: M G Rimell
  • Jockey: C O'Farrell
8 10-10 M G Rimell C O'Farrell 16/1
11 75U734 The Weatherman (IRE)
  • Trainer: D McCain Jnr
  • Jockey: H Brooke
  • Distance Winner
7 10-8 D McCain Jnr H Brooke 9/1
3 701-471 Jeano De Toulouse (FR)
  • Trainer: O Sherwood
  • Jockey: L Aspell
  • Distance Winner
7 11-6 O Sherwood L Aspell NR

Formwatch

Jeano De Toulouse (FR) 8-1 (11-0) Held up in touch, headway approaching 3 out, went 2nd soon after 3 out, challenged 2 out, led soon after, clear when hit last, ridden flat and stayed on well, won at Fontwell 2m 2f hcp hdl 0-115 (4) hvy in Dec beating Brass Monkey (10-8) by 6l, 8 ran.

Twoways (IRE) 16-1 (10-10) In rear, some late headway, never dangerous, 4th of 11, 16l behind Circus Star (10-6) at Wetherby 2m hcp hdl 0-115 (4) sft in Dec.

It's A Doddle (IRE) 7-2 (10-12) With leaders, led 4th, headed next, in touch, 5th and outpaced last (usual 2 out), soon ridden, rallied approaching bypassed last, led again final strides, won at Ffos Las 2m nh nov hdl (4) hvy in Dec beating Filatore (10-12) by nk, 14 ran.

Smart Money (IRE) 6-4fav (11-4) Raced keenly, tracked leader from 2nd, led 3 out, ridden after last, kept on until headed and no extra near finish, 2nd of 10, 1l behind Beau Lake (9-12) at Lingfield 2m hcp hdl 0-120 (4) sft in Dec.

Headly's Bridge (IRE) 5-1 (11-2) Held up in rear, headway approaching 5th, went 2nd before 2 out, no chance with winner, 2nd of 8, 8l behind Act Of Kalanisi (11-12) at Leicester 2m hcp hdl 0-125 (3) sft in Dec.

Dashing George (IRE) 11-2 (11-12) Tracked leaders in 3rd, with leaders 8th, pushed along and lost place 10th, soon weakened and tailed off, 5th of 6, 21l behind Gentleman Anshan (11-7) at Stratford 2m 4f hcp chs 0-130 (3) gd in Apr.

Kilavalley (IRE) 25-1 (11-3) Tracked leaders, lost place 3 out, soon weakened, tailed off, 9th of 10, well behind Beau Lake (9-12) at Lingfield 2m hcp hdl 0-120 (4) sft in Dec.

Rosslyn Castle 33-1 (11-0) Mid-division, some headway approaching 3 out, weakened soon after 3 out, 11th of 22, well behind Josses Hill (11-0) at Newbury 2m mdn hdl (4) sft in Dec.

Cawdor House Bert 10-1 (10-13) Held up in touch, hit 4th, headway 4 out, outpaced next, weakened 2 out, tailed off, 7th of 9, 44l behind Society Shares (10-8) at Ffos Las 2m 4f hcp hdl 0-130 (3) hvy in Dec.

The Weatherman (IRE) 7-2 (11-7) Took keen hold, tracked leaders, lost place 4th, ridden after 3 out, weakened 2 out, modest 3rd before last until post, 4th of 6, 23l behind Beauboreen (11-12) at Carlisle 2m 3f hcp hdl 0-110 (4) hvy in Nov.

Sirop De Menthe (FR) 11-2 (10-13) Mid-division, headway 3 out, soon chasing leaders, weakened after next, 5th of 14, 7l behind Vikekhal (11-6) at Plumpton 2m nov hdl (4) gs in Dec.