Birch Hill finishes 6th at Ludlow

Birch Hill finished 6th at 11/2 under Sean Houlihan in a 1m 7f 169yd Handicap Hurdle at Ludlow on 22 March 2018, racing in rear early on and moving up into 4th but then dropping back late on up the straight.

Birch Hill heads to Ludlow on Thursday

After running in the Imperial Cup at Sandown,Birch Hill returns to the track in the Ludlow 5.15 on Thursday 22 March 2018 which is a 1m 7f 169yd Handicap Hurdle and Sean Houlihan rides. He has come out of the Sandown race well and should go well in this 9 runner contest and would have each way claims.

Entries for Windshear and Birch Hill this week

On Thursday 22 March, Windshear is entered in the Chepstow 4.35 which is a 2m 3f 10yd Novices' Handicap Hurdle with Birch Hill entered in the Ludlow 5.15 on the same day which is a 1m 7f 169yd Handicap Hurdle. On Sunday 25 March, Birch Hill is entered in the Ascot 3.45 which is a 2m 167yd Novices' Handicap Chase.  

West Wizard finishes 8th at Cheltenham

West Wizard finished a staying on 8th at 50/1 at Cheltenham on 15 March 2018, racing in rear early on and they staying on up the straight to finish a never nearer but respectable 8th under Aine O'Connor.

West Wizard heads to Cheltenham on Thursday

We have another runner at the Cheltenham Festival with West Wizard running in the 5.30 race which is a 3m 2f Handicap Chase for Amateur Riders. He is in good form at home and should run well with Aine O'Connor taking the ride in what looks a wide open contest and has each way claims at a big price in what is set to be an exciting day for th [...]

Hazamar is 3rd at 100/1 at Wolverhampton

Hazamar returned from his break with an excellent 3rd at 100/1 at Wolverhampton on 14 March 2018 under Jack Osborn. He was only beaten 3/4 lengths having been hampered so this made the run all the more meritable in what was a very encouraging comeback run.

Hazamar heads to Wolverhampton on Wednesday

We switch from the excitement of the Festival at Cheltenham to the quieter scene of the all weather on Wednesday when Hazamar runs in the Wolverhampton 6.15 with Jack Osborn aboard. It's a 1m 4f 51yd Handicap with 10 declared and he should give a good account on his return to the track after a break of 206 days.

Both runners pay for jumping errors

Both runners on the opening day of the Festival at Cheltenham made jumping mistakes which seriously hampered their chances. Saxo Jack went off at 200/1 and eventually finished 14th under Sean Houlihan with Robin Of Locksley eventually refusing at the eighteen fence having made a mistake at the previous obstactle He also went off a big price at [...]