Tuesday 7th January 2020 – HOVE Report


BALLINTINE SMURF opened his Hove account when beating Pennys Tael by two lengths in B2 grade last November. Sent off a 7/2 chance for the D3 Sprint at 3-49 the September 16 son of Ballymac Vic doubled his score at the seaside track! Quick away he always led when beating the Claude Gardiner trained Breska Lifestyle by two and a half lengths! Owned by Mr A. Parfitt ‘Ballintine Smurf’ clocked 16.53 (Normal) when winning his 2nd race at Hove!


Our Runners Who Made The Frame

A 5/2 chance for the A7 at 6-02 MALLOGS ANGEL suffered crowding at the 2nd bend! Finishing in 3rd place she clocked 30.90 (-10) 30.80 calculated when beaten six and a half lengths by Kereight Chaser.

CHAIN LIGHTING was sent off the Even money favourite for the A3 at 6-19. But after suffering crowding at the 1/4 mark he clocked 30.45 (-10) 30.35 calculated when finishing in 3rd place beaten just under five lengths by Ardrahan Maybe.