Wednesday 14th August 2019 – HOVE Report



SIZZLERS GUNBOAT┬áled at the 2nd bend and held on well to beat the Simon Harms trained Droopys Bird by 1/2 a length in B3 grade on the 25th May! He has since been on a 13 race losing run but the┬áSeptember 15 son of Mall Brandy got himself off the cold list in style today! Sent off 5/2 joint-favourite for the B4 at 2-52 he led at the 3rd bend and kept on well to beat the Jason Heath trained Dark Scorpion by three and a half lengths! Owned by the late Dave Cook and Joy Cook ‘Sizzlers Gunboat’ clocked 29.53 (-20) 29.33 calculated when winning his 14th race at Hove!


Our Runners Who Made The Frame

A 5/1 chance for the D2 Sprint at 2-12 ANOTHER ME ran on well to finish in 3rd place clocking 16.82 (-10) 16.72 calculated when beaten just under three lengths by Boherdeel Jim.

BALLYSTEEN SKY was a 6/1 shot for the B5 at 5-28 but he was baulked at the 1st bend! Running on well he finished in 2nd place clocking 30.22 (-20) 30.02 calculated when beaten five lengths by Kowloon Chrissie.

The 12/1 outsider for the D1 Sprint at 6-02 SIZZLERS TIGER held every chance and clocking 17.02 (-10) 16.92 calculated he finished in 2nd place beaten just 1/2 a length by The Notorius.

Sent off a 3/1 chance for the B3 at 6-19 DROOPYS ROXY ran on well after making a slow start! Clocking 29.77 (-20) 29.57 calculated she finished in 3rd place beaten just under four lengths by Woodmancote Jess.