Friday 20th March 2020 -HOVE Report


MINEOLA MARADONA was beaten over seven lengths by Forge Lass a week ago but the March 18 son of Droopys Cain showed good improvement to open his Hove account in the A8 at 10-36. Sent off a 4/1 chance he showed good early pace and led all the way to beat the Maria Collins trained Racenight Elsa by just over three lengths! Owned by Norah McEllistrim ‘Mineola Maradona’ clocked 30.22 (+20) 30.42 calc. when winning for the 1st time at Hove!


Our Runners Who Made The Frame

A 9/2 chance for the D1 Sprint at 11-52 SHOEMAKER BILLY suffered crowding at the 1st bend! Running on well he clocked 16.73 (+5) 16.78 calculated when finishing in 2nd place beaten just under two lengths by So Delighted.

BALLINTINE PATCH was sent off 3/1 joint-favourite for the D4 Sprint at 1-22. Slow away and crowded at the 2nd bend she finished in 3rd place clocking 16.90 (Normal) when beaten just under three lengths by Pennys Tael.