Friday 16th October 2020 – HOVE Report



DROOPYS VALLEY stayed on strongly to beat the Derek Knight trained Oonahs Keira by just over five lengths in A2 grade on the 26th June! Unsuccessful since the  October 16 son of Aero Majestic was a decent 3rd behind Crossfield Nero last week. Sent off the 6/4 favourite for the A3 at 11-39 he returned to winning ways in good style! Quick away he always led when beating the Claude Gardiner trained Feora Star by three lengths! Owned by Brian Harrison, Dave Staddon and Mrs P. A. Taylor ‘Droopys Valley’ clocked 29.91 (Normal) when winning his 13th race at Hove!



OFFYOUGO came from last to first to beat the Wendy Short trained Im Justa Madam by almost five lengths in A5 grade on the 3rd October! Put up ‘two’ grades for that success the March 16 son of Farloe Blitz followed up in great style in A3 grade last Thursday beating the Stuart Maplesden trained Karlow Eddie by 3/4 of a length! Sent off an 11/2 chance for the A3 at 1-24 he completed the ‘hat-trick’ in superb fashion! Leading at 1/2 way he raced on to beat the Jason Heath trained Warnham Sky by just over five lengths! Owned by Dave Staddon and Ken Tester ‘Offyougo’ clocked 29.93 (Normal) when winning his 21st race at Hove!


Our Runners Who Made The Frame

TUPENNY BIGSHOT was a 5/2 chance for the D3 Sprint at 11-09 where he was quick away and led to 1/2 way! Clocking 17.43 (Normal) after being baulked he finished in 3rd place beaten just over eight lengths by the Belinda Green trained winner Rogue Gangster.

Sent off a 4/1 chance for the A9 at 12-09 MOUNA LAPIS suffered crowding at the 3/4 mark but he still finished in 2nd place clocking 30.75 (Normal) when beaten just over a length by the Jamie Kingsley trained winner Elegant Flyer.
Kennel mate BALLYSTEEN SKY was a 10/1 chance and he ran on well after being baulked at the 3/4 mark to finish in 3rd place clocking 30.76 (Normal) when beaten just a ‘head’ by his ‘Club’ mate.