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12:40 Hereford Racecards Wednesday 5th December 2012
No Form Horse Trainer Age Weight Jockey
1 39181 Return Spring (IRE) P J Hobbs 5 11-5 R Johnson
9-4fav (10-12) Held up in mid-division, headway approaching 7th, went 2nd next, led before 3 out, clear 2 out, easily, won at Ludlow 2m 5f NH nov hdl 4-6yo (4) sft in Nov beating Third Of The Third (10-12) by 14l, 8 ran.
2 S142-35 Cornerhouse Sam (IRE) Marc Barber 7 10-12 Michael Byrne (5)
11-2 (12-0) (tt) mists; went 3rd 15; wknd nxt, 5th of 11, 17l behind Moscow Me (11-7) at Lower Machen 3m ptp gs in May.
4 2F1411- Fromthetop (IRE) M Scudamore 6 10-12 C O'Farrell
5-4 (12-0) Chsd ldrs, 4th & mstk 5out, ld aftr 2out, so flat, snugly, won at Liscarroll 3m ire ptp gd in Mar beating Ardkilly Witness (12-0) by 1l, 15 ran.
5 78/ Hidden Springs Ms N M Hugo 7 10-12 C Poste
100-1 (11-2) Chased leaders, ridden and weakened over 3f out, 8th of 14, 24l behind Chasing Aces (11-2) at Ludlow 2m NH flat (5) gs in Nov '10.
6 61-F1 Highland Retreat H Fry 5 10-12 Ryan Mahon (3)
10-1 (10-4) Tracked leaders, joined leader 8th, led narrowly 4 out, ridden and headed narrowly flat, rallied to regain lead post, won at Exeter 2m 7f am nov hdl (4) gs in Oct beating Alberobello (10-10) by hd, 8 ran.
7 53/P25- Jimmy The Hat (IRE) N A Twiston-Davies 6 10-12 David England
6-4 (12-0) 5th of 14, 13l behind No Pain No Gain (12-0) at Charing 3m ptp gd in Jan.
8 B41-3 Long Wave (IRE) C E Longsdon 5 10-12 N Fehily
8-1 (10-12) Tracked leaders, jumped right 2nd, closed 4th, went 2nd after next, ridden 3 out, one pace in 3rd when not fluent last, 3rd of 5, 8l behind Grouse Lodge (10-12) at Uttoxeter 2m 4f nh nov hdl (4) sft in Oct.
9 9-09F Marico (FR) T Symonds 4 10-12 Felix De Giles
150-1 (10-12) Held up mid-division on outer, pushed along and weakened before 7th, tailed off before 5 out, soon fell, in a race won by Duke Of Monmouth (10-5) at Warwick 3m 1f nh nov hdl (4) sft in Nov, 10 ran.
10 2321F-4 Midnight Appeal A King 7 10-12 b R Thornton
7-2 (10-12) Tracked leaders, not fluent 4th, every chance approaching 2 out, no extra flat, 4th of 10, 7l behind Victor Leudorum (11-5) at Uttoxeter 2m 4f nh nov hdl (4) gd in May.
11 72-0 No Duffer H D Daly 5 10-12 A Tinkler
9-2 (11-0) Prominent, took keen hold, mistake 6th, not fluent next, weakened before 8th, tailed off, 10th of 12, well behind Hollow Penny (11-0) at Bangor 2m 4f mdn hdl (4) gs in Oct.
12 22353/P Raduis Bleu (FR) Lady S Brooke 7 10-12 Miss L Brooke (7)
33-1 (11-5) Raced wide first two, tracked leaders, lost place after 7th, pulled up 4 out, in a race won by Okafranca (10-4) at Taunton 3m nov hcp 0-115 (4) sft in Nov, 11 ran.
13 82-31 Ravens Brook (IRE) R Lee 6 10-12 M G Nolan (5)
3-1 (12-0) Ww, prog 3out, ld 2out, row, won at Ballingarry 3m ire ptp in Jun beating Ibetellingyoualie (12-0) by 6l, 13 ran.
3 34-74 Emperor Commodos R Mathew 5 10-12 Non-runner

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13:10 Hereford Racecards Wednesday 5th December 2012
No Form Horse Trainer Age Weight Jockey
1 5-P98P9 Final Flyer (IRE) Distance Winner Mrs N S Evans 8 11-0 Peter Hatton (7)
25-1 (9-13) Prominent, ridden 3 out, weakened after next, 9th of 17, 38l behind Tresor De Bontee (11-4) at Hereford 2m 1f hcp hdl 0-100 (5) gs in Nov.
2 F6P05-5 Furrows Distance Winner O Sherwood 7 11-0 L Aspell
13-2 (11-3) Held up in last pair, headway headway approaching 3 out, modest 4th when hit last, weakened flat, 5th of 10, 7l behind Western King (11-5) at Warwick 2m 5f hcp hdl 0-115 (4) gs in May.
3 1115-U2 Grams And Ounces Course WinnerDistance Winner J L Flint 5 11-0 t Thomas Flint (7)
6-1 (10-9) Mid-division, not always fluent, headway approaching 3 out, went 2nd flat, no chance with winner, 2nd of 11, 6l behind Sire De Grugy (11-2) at Kempton 2m beg chs (4) gd in Oct.
4 314129- Monarch's Way J P Ferguson 5 11-0 p Jack Quinlan (3)
12-1 (10-3) Held up in rear, headway after 7th, never on terms, weakened flat, 9th of 20, 20l behind Hada Men (10-8) at Haydock 2m 4f hcp hdl (2) gd in Apr.
5 5305/ Oddjob (IRE) D Pipe 8 11-0 C O'Farrell
50-1 (11-6) Tracked leaders, lost place approaching 6th, hit 3 out, some late progress, no impression, 5th of 15, 25l behind Radetsky March (11-6) at Huntingdon 2m 4f nh nov hdl (4) gs in Jan '11.
6 321B53/ Salden Licht Distance Winner A King 8 11-0 R Thornton
25-1 (11-7) Held up in touch in 4th, chased winner approaching 3 out until last, stayed on same pace flat, held by front pair, 3rd of 8, 10l behind Oscar Whisky (11-7) at Aintree 2m 4f hdl G1 (1) gd in Apr '11.
7 21205-1 Vulcanite (IRE) Distance Winner C E Longsdon 5 11-0 t A P McCoy
11-8fav (11-11) Mid-division, headway approaching 5th, went 2nd when mistake next, led after 3 out, clear last, ridden out, won at Fakenham 2m hcp hdl 0-135 (3) gs in Oct beating Cheshire Prince (10-6) by 7l, 11 ran.

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13:40 Hereford Racecards Wednesday 5th December 2012
No Form Horse Trainer Age Weight Jockey
1 9P/055-5 Ajman (IRE) Course and Distance Winner Evan Williams 7 11-12 t Paul Moloney
12-1 (10-6) Tracked leaders, outpaced 3 out, stayed on flat, 5th of 13, 17l behind Sporting Boy (11-7) at Ludlow 2m hcp hdl 0-115 (4) gd in Oct.
2 472013 Kapdor (FR) J L Flint 5 11-10 b Thomas Flint (7)
8-1 (11-0) Tracked leaders, led after 5th, headed after 3 out, no impression on winner 2 out, lost 2nd flat, 3rd of 13, 7l behind Going Nowhere Fast (10-12) at Newton Abbot 2m 3f sell hcp hdl 0-95 (5) sft in Sep.
3 735325- Umoristic (FR) R L Brown 4 11-10 Mr P John (7)
28-1 (10-0) Led, clear 4th, mistake next, not fluent 3 out, ridden and headed before 2 out, soon well beaten, mistake last, 5th of 7, 39l behind Constant Contact (11-0) at Hereford 2m 1f nh nov hdl (4) gd in Mar.
4 9350-86 Withy Mills K Bishop 7 11-8 James Best (5)
20-1 (10-6) Held up in touch, hampered after 5th on bend, ridden before 3 out, soon weakened, 6th of 11, 37l behind Queens Grove (10-4) at Taunton 2m 3f mrs hcp hdl 0-120 (4) gd in Nov.
5 6567-48 Flame Of Dixie (IRE) Jennie Candlish 6 11-7 A O'keeffe
12-1 (11-11) Tracked leader, mistake 2nd, hit 4th, soon pushed along, not fluent next, weakened 4 out, tailed off 2 out, 8th of 10, well behind Lean Burn (11-0) at Bangor 2m 1f hcp hdl (5) gs in Nov.
6 1/12P34 Stravita Distance Winner H Morrison 8 11-5 p A P McCoy
10-1 (11-5) With leaders, pushed along before 5th, ridden after 3 out, in 3rd and held when mistake last, lost 3rd place near finish, 4th of 9, 7l behind Pindar (10-2) at Hereford 2m 1f hcp hdl 0-95 (5) gf in Sep.
7 52P298 Crazy Bold (GER) Distance Winner A W Carroll 9 10-13 W Hutchinson
16-1 (10-3) Towards rear, effort before 2 out, soon weakened, 8th of 14, 13l behind Dormouse (11-7) at Warwick 2m hcp hdl 0-110 (4) sft in Nov.
8 13911/P Dolzago D Steele 12 10-9 James Cowley (7)
100-1 (10-4) Held up mid-division, weakened and pulled up after 7th, in a race won by Typhon De Guye (11-3) at Taunton 3m hcp hdl 0-100 (5) gd in Nov, 16 ran.
9 57-4349 Aureate B Forsey 8 10-5 W P Kavanagh (3)
50-1 (10-8) Held up mid-division, dropped in rear by 3rd, weakened before 9th, 9th of 16, 39l behind Typhon De Guye (11-3) at Taunton 3m hcp hdl 0-100 (5) gd in Nov.
10 5433P5 Lulu's Gift (IRE) M Mullineaux 6 10-4 James Banks (7)
14-1 (9-10) Led, pressed 3 out, ridden and headed before last, soon weakened, 5th of 9, 20l behind Lean Burn (10-4) at Uttoxeter 2m hcp hdl 0-100 (5) sft in Nov.
11 0-U0890 Oscar Rainbow David Lewis 6 10-0 R T Dunne (3)
200-1 (10-9) Led until 4th, weakened after next, 12th of 13, 39l behind Thomas Crapper (10-12) at Worcester 2m NH nov hdl 4-6yo (4) gd in Oct.

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14:10 Hereford Racecards Wednesday 5th December 2012
No Form Horse Trainer Age Weight Jockey
1 5-37713 Drumshambo (USA) Distance Winner Miss V Williams 6 11-12 Aidan Coleman
9-1 (11-9) Mid-division, jumped right and not fluent 4th, mistake 7th, ridden after 5 out, stayed on approaching last, kept on flat, went 3rd close home, 3rd of 13, 3 1/2l behind Wings Of Smoke (11-9) at Newbury 2m 2f cond hcp chs (4yo+) (3) gs in Nov.
2 8/04581- Rody (FR) Distance Winner T R George 7 11-7 t P J Brennan
9-2 (11-12) Held up, slightly hampered 5th, headway 7th, led 3 out, ridden out, won at Leicester 2m hcp ch 0-110 (4) gd in Feb beating Roanstar (10-13) by 2 1/2l, 8 ran.
4 7B616-P Coolbeg (IRE) Distance Winner T R George 6 11-2 t L Heard
9-1 (11-10) Held up in rear, mistake 1st, not fluent next, ridden after 10th, behind when mistake 12th, pulled up before 5 out, in a race won by Fairy Rath (11-10) at Wincanton 2m 5f hcp chs 0-115 (4) gs in Nov, 10 ran.
5 12-P212 Anay Turge (FR) Distance Winner N J Hawke 7 11-0 ht M J Quinlan (3)
3-1 (11-12) Held up, headway 7th, led approaching 4 out, jumped right 2 out, soon headed, beaten when not fluent last, 2nd of 6, 6l behind Bonoman (9-12) at Ffos Las 2m hcp chs 0-105 (4) sft in Nov.
6 854-126 Humbel Ben (IRE) A E Jones 9 10-13 p L Treadwell
5-1 (11-0) Held up in rear, not fluent 3rd, pecked 5th, some headway 3 olut, never on terms, 6th of 8, 14l behind Marshal Zhukov (11-4) at Chepstow 2m 3f hcp chs 0-120 (4) gs in Oct.
7 324113- Bendant Distance Winner Mrs D A Hamer 7 10-11 T J O'Brien
4-1 (11-12) Led, mistake 6th, ridden when not fluent 2 out, headed approaching last, no extra close home, 3rd of 13, 2l behind Josh's Dreamway (10-12) at Exeter 2m 3f hcp hdl 0-115 (4) gd in Mar.
8 5411-5F Qualitee Distance Winner Miss C Dyson 7 10-3 t1 Gerald Quinn (7)
8-1 (10-13) Chased winner until before 4 out, in 4th and held when fell 2 out, in a race won by Noble Legend (11-11) at Uttoxeter 2m 4f hcp chs 0-115 (4) hvy in Nov, 7 ran.
3 651534 Bay Central (IRE) Evan Williams 8 11-3 Non-runner

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14:40 Hereford Racecards Wednesday 5th December 2012
No Form Horse Trainer Age Weight Jockey
1 486828 Esteem Distance Winner P D Evans 9 11-12 t Richard Evans (3)
5-1 (11-2) Held up towards rear, mistake 1st, headway approaching 6th, not fluent 8th, weakened 2 out, 8th of 11, 31l behind Topthorn (10-10) at Ludlow 2m hcp chs 0-105 (4) gd in Oct.
2 PP721/7 Paddleyourowncanoe (IRE) Distance Winner Miss E Baker 11 11-12 bt James Banks (7)
40-1 (10-1) In touch on inside, pushed along after 4 out, soon ridden, chased leading trio after 3 out, weakened before next, 7th of 15, 31l behind Stars Du Granits (11-7) at Taunton 2m 3f hcp hdl 0-115 (4) gd in Oct.
3 D9007P Iron Duke L Corcoran 6 11-10 t D A Jacob
33-1 (10-0) Led, soon well clear, not fluent 2nd, headed 6th, hit next, weakened after 9th, pulled up before 3 out, in a race won by What An Oscar (11-12) at Uttoxeter 3m hcp hdl 0-120 (4) gs in Oct, 12 ran.
4 7130-06 Giant Sequoia (USA) Distance Winner B Curley 8 11-10 Paul Moloney
25-1 (10-1) Held up towards rear, headway on outside 8th, led before 3 out, soon headed, weakened 2 out, 6th of 12, 26l behind What An Oscar (11-12) at Uttoxeter 3m hcp hdl 0-120 (4) gs in Oct.
5 547P0-4 Francis Du Mesnil (FR) L Corcoran 10 11-10 t S Thomas
33-1 (11-5) Mid-division, outpaced 5th, stayed on take moderate 4th before last, no chance with leaders, 4th of 12, 37l behind Quaddick Lake (11-7) at Worcester 2m 4f hcp hdl 0-100 (5) gd in Jul.
6 8408-98 Canopy Of Stars P D Evans 6 11-10 Aidan Coleman
7-1 (11-4) Held up mid-division, mistake 6th, soon reminders and lost place, 8th of 15, 31l behind American Legend (11-9) at Ffos Las 2m 4f hcp hdl 0-110 (4) sft in Oct.
7 0/233-84 Noble Perk Beaten Favourite Adrian Wintle 7 11-8 R Johnson
15-8fav (11-3) Chased leaders, went 2nd 3rd, ridden and no impression after 2 out, dropped to 3rd approaching last, lost 3rd post, 4th of 8, 6l behind Bravo Bravo (11-7) at Chepstow 2m 4f hcp hdl 0-95 (5) sft in Nov.
8 96764-7 Future Profit (IRE) Jonjo O'Neill 6 11-7 A P McCoy
4-1 (11-7) Tracked leader, not fluent 3rd, ridden after 2 out (normal 3 out), weakened approaching last, 7th of 8, 27l behind Wily Fox (11-12) at Folkestone 2m 1f hcp hdl 0-100 (5) sft in Nov.
9 34-466 Master Of The Sea (IRE) N A Twiston-Davies 5 11-7 S Twiston-Davies
22-1 (10-12) Held up in touch, outpaced 4 out, weakened next, tailed off, 6th of 9, well behind Cock Of The Rock (10-12) at Worcester 2m 7f nh nov hdl (4) sft in Jul.
10 U322-86 Residence And Spa (IRE) Mrs H E Rees 4 11-4 M J Quinlan (3)
11-2 (11-5) Towards rear, in touch 3rd, ridden next, weakened approaching 5th, tailed off, 6th of 9, well behind Behtarini (10-13) at Newton Abbot 2m 3f nov hcp hdl 0-95 (5) sft in Jun.
11 UU8/6- Cruise In Luxury (IRE) K Bishop 7 11-3 James Best (5)
150-1 (10-5) Held up in rear, some headway approaching 6th, no impression, mistake 3 out, tailed off, 6th of 13, 42l behind Joker Choker (11-5) at Newton Abbot 2m 3f nh nov hdl (3) gf in Jun '11.
12 U7698-P Hero's Call J S Smith 7 11-1 W Hutchinson
10-1 (11-3) Held up in rear, pulled up before 5th, in a race won by Mr Tingle (11-5) at Worcester 2m 7f nov hcp hdl 0-95 (5) gd in Jun, 14 ran.
14 2041-40 Dalrymple (IRE) Course and Distance Winner P Gundry 6 10-8 t T J O'Brien
22-1 (10-11) Held up towards rear and keen, hampered 7th, weakened 4 out, 11th of 16, well behind Typhon De Guye (11-3) at Taunton 3m hcp hdl 0-100 (5) gd in Nov.
15 15FPU-5 Whitcombe Spirit D Steele 7 10-4 James Cowley (7)
16-1 (10-6) In touch in rear, ridden 6th, weakened 3 out, 5th of 6, 16l behind Royale Knight (11-12) at Huntingdon 2m 5f hcp hdl 0-95 (5) sft in Nov.
13 800097- Midnight Choice H J Evans 7 11-0 Non-runner
16 7FF-PU0 Call Me Frankie (IRE) Lucy Jones 6 10-2 Non-runner

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15:10 Hereford Racecards Wednesday 5th December 2012
No Form Horse Trainer Age Weight Jockey
1 333-322 Doubletoilntrouble (IRE) Beaten Favourite F M O'Brien 6 11-12 pt P J Brennan
5-4fav (11-12) Jumped right at times, joined leaders 3rd, went 2nd next, led narrowly after 9th, made most after, 3 lengths ahead last, weakened and headed final 140 yards, 2nd of 6, 2 1/2l behind Ahwaak (10-1) at Lingfield 3m nov hcp chs 0-95 (5) sft in Nov.
2 B6F5P2 Molko Jack (FR) M Mullineaux 8 11-9 A Thornton
15-2 (11-4) Held up, not fluent 1st, jumped big and bumped 5th, headway next, went 2nd 3 out, beaten when mistake last, 2nd of 7, 10l behind Daneva (10-12) at Hereford 2m hcp 0-100 (5) gs in Nov.
4 37P892 Landenstown Star (IRE) Tim Vaughan 7 11-9 pt R Johnson
5-1 (11-2) Tracked leaders and keen, led 4 out, blundered 2 out, kept on and headed towards finish, 2nd of 10, 1 1/2l behind Storm Alert (11-5) at Fontwell 2m 6f nov hcp hdl 0-95 (5) gs in Nov.
5 099U-21 Prime Edition (IRE) Mrs D A Hamer 7 11-4 t A Conlon (5)
10-3fav (10-1) Led until 10th, not fluent next, led again 12th, left clear 4 out, unchallenged, won at Ffos Las 3m hcp chs 0-95 (5) sft in May beating Comme Je Trouve (11-5) by 20l, 9 ran.
6 344-85P Loughalder (IRE) M Sheppard 6 10-12 t C Poste
50-1 (11-3) Held up mid-division, in 4th and well held when quickly pulled up before last, in a race won by Master Neo (11-0) at Uttoxeter 3m Beginners Chase (0-110) (4yo+) (4) hvy in Nov, 13 ran.
7 343P-4U Turbulance (IRE) B J Llewellyn 10 10-9 b Robert Williams (5)
9-1 (10-3) Led until blundered and unseated rider 1st, in a race won by Royal Mile (9-13) at Chepstow 3m cnd hcp chs (0-95) (5) gs in Oct, 10 ran.
8 7693/PP Celts Espere C N Kellett 9 10-0 C O'Farrell
50-1 (10-0) Behind, tailed off before 4 out, badly hampered by faller on ground and pulled up soon after 3 out, in a race won by Smokey George (11-11) at Exeter 2m 3f hcp 0-100 (5) gs in Nov, 10 ran.
3 PP0PP-P Bobbits Way A E Jones 7 11-9 Non-runner

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15:40 Hereford Racecards Wednesday 5th December 2012
No Form Horse Trainer Age Weight Jockey
1 45 Amifunnyyet Miss R Curtis 4 11-0 A P McCoy
5-1 (11-0) Pressed leader, led approaching final 3f, headed over 2f out, soon ridden and lost 2nd, weakened over 1f out, 5th of 10, 14l behind Puffin Billy (11-7) at Ascot 2m NH flat (6) gs in Nov.
2 Bajardo (IRE) Miss E Baker 4 11-0 S Thomas
Jammaal gelding out of Bit Of Peace.
3 70 Crackerjack Miss E Baker 5 11-0 James Banks (7)
100-1 (11-0) Always in rear, lost touch over 5f out, tailed off, 11th of 12, well behind Urubu D'irlande (11-0) at Taunton 2m 1f NH flat (5) gd in Oct.
4 Masefield D Wellicome 4 11-0 Mr J Hooper (7)
Cacique gelding out of Becalmed.
5 8 Pylon D'or Marc Barber 5 11-0 Michael Byrne (5)
33-1 (10-9) Held up towards rear, weakened over 3f out, tailed off, 8th of 9, 49l behind Be Bop Boru (11-2) at Ludlow 2m mdn NH flat (5) sft in Nov.
6 FR4-8 Rifle Shot (IRE) D McCain Jnr 5 11-0 A P Lane
4-1 (12-0) Mid div, 6th 6out & mstk 5out, cl 4th aftr 5out, wknd bef 3out, 8th of 10, 22l behind Nordic Run (12-0) at Dromahane 3m ire ptp gd in May.
7 Rode Runner R G Hawker 4 11-0 Mr Robert Hawker (7)
Nomadic Way gelding out of Pacific Girl.
8 Sedgemoor Express (IRE) N J Hawke 4 11-0 t1 M J Quinlan (3)
Presenting gelding out of Pretty Native.
9 P- Signe D'estruval (FR) Mrs D A Hamer 6 11-0 C Wallis (5)
12-1 (11-7) To & pu 3 out, in a race won by John Clayton (12-0) at Lower Machen 3m ptp gd in May '11, 14 ran.
10 Torgamah Lad (IRE) Miss V Williams 4 11-0 Aidan Coleman
High-rise gelding out of Brook Forte.
11 Wadswick Court (IRE) C E Longsdon 4 11-0 N Fehily
Court Cave gelding out of Tarasandy.
12 0 Welcome Shout D Burchell 4 11-0 Christian Williams
80-1 (11-2) In rear, behind final 7f, tailed off, 14th of 15, well behind Big Casino (11-2) at Ludlow 2m NH flat (5) gd in Nov.
13 Daphnes Daughter Mrs D A Hamer 5 10-7 Donal Devereux (3)
Helissio mare out of Little Daphne.
14 0 Miss Tilly Dove A E Price 4 10-7 R T Dunne (3)
25-1 (10-11) Tracked leaders on inside, challenged 5f out, weakened over 3f out, 10th of 14, well behind Cevaro (10-7) at Hereford 2m 1f mrs NH flat (4-7yo) (6) gs in Nov.
15 8 Two Shades Of Blue Miss H E Roberts 5 10-7 Mr A Johns (7)
33-1 (10-7) In rear, struggling 6f out, never on terms, 8th of 14, 43l behind Cevaro (10-7) at Hereford 2m 1f mrs NH flat (4-7yo) (6) gs in Nov.