Thursday 12th November 2020 – HOVE Report


KNOCKDUFF TAXI fared well when finishing 3rd in two Open race runs at Central Park last month. The September 18 son of Scolari Me Daddy clocked 29.82 when beating Walk On Virgil a length and half in a 3 dog Trial at Hove last Saturday and was sent off an 11/4 chance for the A2 at 6-09. Quick away he led all the way when beating the Claude Gardiner trained Woodmancote Jess by 3/4 of a length! Owned by Jonathan Muller ‘Knockduff Taxi’ clocked 30.31 (-40) 29.91 calculated when winning for the 1st time at Hove!


DROOPYS VALLEY returned to winning ways when leading all the way to beat the Claude Gardiner trained Feora Star by three lengths in A3 grade on the 16th October! He finished 2nd to Come On Lily last Friday and was sent off a 100/30 chance for the A2 at 7-18. Very quick away the October 16 son of Aero Majestic always led when beating the Belinda Green trained Balboa Postman by just over a length! Owned by Brian Harrison, Dave Staddon and Mrs P. A. Taylor ‘Droopys Valley’ clocked 30.06 (-40) 29.66 calculated when winning his 14th race at Hove!


Our Runners Who Made The Frame

CROHANE BERTIE was an 11/4 chance for the A1 at 6-43 but after suffering 1st bend crowding he clocked 30.21 (-40) 29.81 calculated when finishing in 3rd place beaten three lengths by the Derek Knight trained winner Diegos Blake.

Sent off a 5/1 chance for the A3 at 6-58 OFFYOUGO was baulked at the 1st bend and crowded at half-way! Finishing in 3rd place he clocked 30.64 (-40) 30.24 calculated when beaten three and a half lengths by the Richard Rees trained winner Security Ester.