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    Zarkava
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    1st Ivanovich Gorbatov
    2nd Apple’s Jade (-7lb) (1.25L). 1st Gr1 Mares’ Hurdle.
    3rd Footpad (7.25L). 4th Champion Hurdle.
    4th Let’s Dance (-7lb) (16L?). 1st Gr2 Mares’ Novice Hurdle.

    Unless something is horribly wrong, this horse is about 1 1/2 stone well-in.

    He hasn’t come close to a victory in his 7 races after the Trimuph last year. Seems to me like he didn’t make any progress.

    You are simple-minded.

    #1293058
    stevecaution
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    5/1 is no price for Joey’s horse here

    Thanks for the good crack. Time for me to move on. Be lucky.

    #1293059

    thewexfordman
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    The best 2 mile hurdler to run this week is running in this race. Arctic fire is 11 pounds lower than his peak and maybe the 13 months off means he might have regressed but I’d be willing to have a small each way bet on him

    Class is permanent

    #1293060
    stevecaution
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    Class act wins the races, well done Faugheen’s old pal and his backers.

    Mine went out like a light half way round.

    Silly odds on the favourite there. Madness.

    Thanks for the good crack. Time for me to move on. Be lucky.

    #1293061
    Zarkava
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    1st Ivanovich Gorbatov
    2nd Apple’s Jade (-7lb) (1.25L). 1st Gr1 Mares’ Hurdle.
    3rd Footpad (7.25L). 4th Champion Hurdle.
    4th Let’s Dance (-7lb) (16L?). 1st Gr2 Mares’ Novice Hurdle.

    Unless something is horribly wrong, this horse is about 1 1/2 stone well-in.

    He hasn’t come close to a victory in his 7 races after the Trimuph last year. Seems to me like he didn’t make any progress.

    You are simple-minded.

    That’s going to hurt…

    Lesson for Cheltenham – it pays to be on a horse ridden by an experienced jockey.

    #1293063
    CharlesOlney
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    I don’t really fancy anything much here, and can’t see anything lurking down the weights that seem well handicapped. As such, I’m going to get on the top 4: Arctic Fire 25/1, Lami Serge 33/1, Renneti 14/1 & Ivanovich Gorbatov 11/1 to show their class.

    I don’t usually talk about my plans in advance because I usually end up with egg on my face.

    Not an egg in sight.

    #1293064

    thewexfordman
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    1st Ivanovich Gorbatov
    2nd Apple’s Jade (-7lb) (1.25L). 1st Gr1 Mares’ Hurdle.
    3rd Footpad (7.25L). 4th Champion Hurdle.
    4th Let’s Dance (-7lb) (16L?). 1st Gr2 Mares’ Novice Hurdle.

    Unless something is horribly wrong, this horse is about 1 1/2 stone well-in.

    He hasn’t come close to a victory in his 7 races after the Trimuph last year. Seems to me like he didn’t make any progress.

    You are simple-minded.

    That’s going to hurt…

    Lesson for Cheltenham – it pays to be on a horse ridden by an experienced jockey.

    Didn’t see anything wrong with what the jockey did. He is the leading claimer in Ireland this year too. Horse isn’t good enough and has shown all season that he isn’t good enough

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    I don’t really fancy anything much here, and can’t see anything lurking down the weights that seem well handicapped. As such, I’m going to get on the top 4: Arctic Fire 25/1, Lami Serge 33/1, Renneti 14/1 & Ivanovich Gorbatov 11/1 to show their class.

    I don’t usually talk about my plans in advance because I usually end up with egg on my face.

    Not an egg in sight.

    Well done Charles, I thought Arctic Fire had too much weight, the stats were against him on that score but good horses get weight and he was/is a good one.

    Thanks for the good crack. Time for me to move on. Be lucky.

    #1293067

    moehat
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    One of my favourite horses in training for a few years now. Lovely to see him win, especially after that crashing fall he had a season or so ago.

    #1293071
    raymo61
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    The only consolation for me is my Ozzie got beat by the best two horses in the race!!

    But boy was I shouting going to the last!!! :cry:

    #1293072
    raymo61
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    And the missus backed the winner too!! grrrrrrrrrrrr!!

    #1293074
    befair
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    Shows how much Faugheen is missed

    #1293080
    Gladiateur
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    Shows how much Faugheen is missed

    I’ve already earmarked him for this race in two years’ time.

    ;-)

    #1293087
    steeplechasing
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    You’re on fire, Charles! Well done.

    Never argue with a fool. He will drag you down to his level and beat you with experience, then onlookers might not be able to tell the difference. https://lazybet.com/

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    thewexfordman
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    1st Ivanovich Gorbatov
    2nd Apple’s Jade (-7lb) (1.25L). 1st Gr1 Mares’ Hurdle.
    3rd Footpad (7.25L). 4th Champion Hurdle.
    4th Let’s Dance (-7lb) (16L?). 1st Gr2 Mares’ Novice Hurdle.

    Unless something is horribly wrong, this horse is about 1 1/2 stone well-in.

    He hasn’t come close to a victory in his 7 races after the Trimuph last year. Seems to me like he didn’t make any progress.

    You are simple-minded.

    That’s going to hurt…

    Lesson for Cheltenham – it pays to be on a horse ridden by an experienced jockey.

    Didn’t see anything wrong with what the jockey did. He is the leading claimer in Ireland this year too. Horse isn’t good enough and has shown all season that he isn’t good enough

    Martin pipe winning jockey

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