Leicester 26th February 2013

Going: Good to Soft, Good in places
14:30 Racing To School Novices' Handicap Chase
Full racecard
2m 4f 110y(Class 5)5yo+
Forecast
Caulfields Venture (4/1), Be My Deputy (IRE) (5/1), Cruz On Ted (6/1), Knockdolian (IRE) (6/1), Gers Benefit (IRE) (8/1), Oddjob (IRE) (9/1), Seventh Hussar (12/1), The Good Guy (IRE) (14/1), Amirico (IRE) (20/1), Unwanted Gift (IRE) (20/1), Seymour Legend (40/1), Photogenique (FR) (50/1), Midnight Dove (50/1), Smart Act (IRE) (N/A)
15:00 Squire Osbaldeston Handicap Chase
Full racecard
2m 7f 110y(Class 4)5yo+
Forecast
Franklin Roosevelt (IRE) (15/8), Nom de Guerre (IRE) (11/4), Lemon's Gent (4/1), Not So Sure Dick (IRE) (15/2), Power Pack Jack (IRE) (14/1), Thorncliffer (14/1), Noble Witness (IRE) (22/1), Abbey Dore (IRE) (50/1), Basil Fawlty (IRE) (N/A)
15:30 Captain Machell Handicap Chase
Full racecard
2m(Class 4)5yo+
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Forecast
Gandalfe (FR) (3/1), Milgen Bay (10/3), Hoare Abbey (IRE) (7/2), Richo (6/1), Coolbeg (IRE) (7/1), Papradon (14/1), Persian Herald (16/1), Tempting Paradise (IRE) (33/1), Sawpit Supreme (N/A), Petit Ecuyer (FR) (N/A)
16:00 Rutland Water Novices' Chase
Full racecard
2m 7f 110y(Class 3)5yo+
Forecast
Howard's Legacy (IRE) (2/1), Volador (IRE) (2/1), The Musical Guy (IRE) (3/1), Valoroso (7/1), Top Smart (15/2), Quarl Ego (FR) (66/1), Flichity (100/1)
16:30 Cottesmore Maiden Hunters' Chase
Full racecard
2m 7f 110y(Class 6)6yo+
Forecast
French Canadian (FR) (10/11), Schindler's Prince (5/2), Robin Will (9/2), The Magherally Man (IRE) (25/1), Tirob (FR) (28/1), Niver Bai (FR) (50/1), Cluthe Boy (IRE) (66/1), Tricky Tangler (IRE) (66/1), Gypsy Mark (66/1), Sea Robber (IRE) (66/1)
17:00 Rick Astley Here On June 15th Handicap Chase
Full racecard
2m 4f 110y(Class 4)5yo+
Forecast
Quinte du Chatelet (FR) (10/3), Avenging Ace (IRE) (10/3), Jasperito (5/1), Refusal (11/2), Blackwell Synergy (8/1), Ballyman (IRE) (12/1), Great's Autrechene (FR) (14/1), Lajidaal (USA) (14/1), Phoenix Des Mottes (FR) (33/1), Celts Espere (100/1)

Next Race Off

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Brad's Destiny
J: Deshawn Parker
7
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Smooch My Indy
J: Luis Quinones
9
(9)
Gordon's Girl
J: Jose Davila
3
(3)
Aahaa
J: Ricardo Barrios
5
(5)
Encouraged
J: Charle Oliveros
8
(8)
Gran Alegria
J: Katlin Bedford
2
(2)
Teachers Lounge
J: Ajhari Williams
1
(1)
Strolling Rachel
J: Yuri Yaranga

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