Magic lights up Ascot again

Last Updated: 18/01/20 4:32pm Magic Of Light on way to victory in the bet365 Mares Hurdle at Ascot Magic Of Light took the next step towards a return outing in the Randox Health Grand National with a second successive victory in the bet365 Mares’ Hurdle at Ascot. Giving weight away all round, the Jessica Harrington-trained…

Defi downs Un De Sceaux again

Last Updated: 18/01/20 4:25pm Defi Du Seuil, ridden by Barry Geraghty, on his way to victory at Ascot Defi Du Seuil showed his superiority at the business end of proceedings to reinforce his Cheltenham Festival claims in the Matchbook Clarence House Chase at Ascot. Philip Hobbs’ stable star had narrowly beaten Un De Sceaux in…

Clouds just Vintage at Haydock

Last Updated: 18/01/20 4:20pm Vintage Clouds (right) Vintage Clouds returned to his best to make most of the running and provide jockey Danny Cook with a fourth win in the Peter Marsh Handicap Chase at Haydock. The grey has run several brave races in defeat down the years, finishing placed at the last two Cheltenham…

Silver steals Haydock prize

Last Updated: 18/01/20 4:15pm Trainer Nigel Twiston-Davies Stolen Silver came from the clouds to dent some lofty reputations in the Sky Bet Supreme Trial Rossington Main Novices’ Hurdle at Haydock. Alan King’s Edwardstone and Jamie Snowden’s Thebannerkingrebel were hoping to book their ticket to Cheltenham with a victory in the Grade Two – but they…

Game Ballyandy foils Pentland

Last Updated: 18/01/20 4:11pm Ballyandy got up in the final stride to deny Pentland Hills in a dramatic finish to The New One Unibet Hurdle at Haydock. Pentland Hills was in front jumping the last, but Sam Twiston-Davies conjured a great run out of Ballyandy (5-2) – similar to that on Stolen Silver earlier on…