Friday 26th June 2020 – HOVE Report


DROOPYS VALLEY got back to winning ways when beating Annaghdown Vic by 3/4 of a length in A3 grade last Saturday. Up in class for the A2 at 1-12 the October 16 son of Aero Majestic was sent off a 6/1 chance! Showing good early pace he led at the 1st bend and staying on strongly beat the Derek Knight trained Oonahs Keira by just over five lengths!
Owned by Brian Harrison, Dave Staddon and Mrs P. A. Taylor ‘Droopys Valley’ clocked 29.75 (Normal) when winning his 12th race at Hove!


Our Runners Who Made The Frame

A 2/1 chance for the A7 at 10-52 MINEOLA MARADONA suffered crowding at the 1/4 mark after making a quick start! Finishing in 2nd place he clocked 29.99 (-10) 29.89 calculated when beaten just under four lengths by the Wendy Short trained winner Gatchells Girl.

BALLINTINE SMURF was sent off an 11/1 shot for the D2 Sprint at 11-32 but he was baulked at the 1st bend! Running on well he clocked 16.61 (-5) 16.56 calculated when finishing in 2nd place beaten just under two lengths by Get On Tommy who is trained by Seamus Cahill.

Sent Off an 11/4 chance for the A5 at 2-52 DUNAGHY PANDA found trouble in running! Crowded and baulked at the 4th bend he finished in 3rd place clocking 30.28 (Normal) when beaten just a length by Catherines Jet who is trained by Wendy Short.