Today's racecards

13:20 H Malone Handicap Hurdle Full card

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13:20 Newcastle Racecards Friday 8th February 2013
No Form Horse Trainer Age Weight Jockey
1 115P7P Vallani (IRE) Miss Lucinda V Russell 8 11-12 Grant Cockburn (7)
12-1 (10-12) Towards rear, pushed along before 9th, tailed off and pulled up before last, in a race won by Any Given Moment (10-13) at Musselburgh 3m hcp hdl 0-105 (4) sft in Jan, 10 ran.
2 57P40 Jack Albert (IRE) Mrs Dianne Sayer 6 11-7 B Harding
50-1 (10-0) Held up towards rear, ridden and weakened before 3 out, 11th of 19, 33l behind Harvey's Hope (11-9) at Doncaster 2m 3f hcp hdl 0-120 (4) gs in Jan.
3 7P5082 Political Paddy Distance WinnerCourse and Distance Winner R Nixon 11 11-7 p Ryan Mania
12-1 (11-5) Mid-division, headway after 3rd, led before 7th, headed last, stayed on same pace, 2nd of 13, 4 1/2l behind Notonebuttwo (10-11) at Kelso 2m 6f hcp hdl 0-95 (5) hvy in Jan.
4 P0P303- Grey Area (IRE) Tristan Davidson 8 11-6 Gary Rutherford (5)
14-1 (9-5) Led and clear, reduced lead from 3 out, headed before next, soon no impression and kept on same pace, 3rd of 17, 7l behind Peccatorum (11-6) at Limerick 2m 5f hcp hdl 80-109 hvy in Mar.
5 515/9-96 Whatdoidowiththat Mrs S J Smith 10 11-5 Jonathan England (7)
12-1 (11-1) Tracked leader, pushed along before 10th, ridden before 3 out, weakened before 2 out, 6th of 9, 19l behind Gwladys Street (11-11) at Sedgefield 3m 3f hcp hdl 0-100 (5) hvy in Jan.
6 6-00551 Notonebuttwo (IRE) Distance Winner C Grant 6 11-4 p F Keniry
5-1 (10-11) Tracked leaders, 2nd when mistake 3 out, led when not fluent last, ridden out, won at Kelso 2m 6f hcp hdl 0-95 (5) hvy in Jan beating Political Paddy (11-5) by 4 1/2l, 13 ran.
7 7-77622 Mini The Minx (IRE) D W Whillans 7 10-13 Callum Whillans (5)
5-2 (9-13) Led, pushed along before 4 out, headed briefly 4 out, ridden and headed last, kept on run-in, 2nd of 5, nk behind Stormion (11-2) at Newcastle 2m 6f hcp hdl 0-105 (4) hvy in Jan.
8 P62-142 Royal Mile (IRE) Beaten Favourite D Pipe 9 10-11 T Scudamore
2-1fav (10-9) Held up in rear, headway halfway, chased winner 4 out, weakened 2 out, 2nd of 7, 16l behind Landenstown Star (11-10) at Ffos Las 2m 5f hcp chs 0-95 (5) hvy in Dec.
9 5/0069- Ahhdehken A C Whillans 8 10-11 E Whillans (3)
150-1 (10-12) Mid-division, weakened 4 out, 9th of 11, 30l behind Hidden (11-1) at Hexham 2m nh nov hdl (4) gd in Mar.
10 3664-F7 Royal And Ancient (IRE) D Thompson 6 10-11 Tony Kelly (5)
33-1 (10-1) Held up in rear, headway 2 out, never on terms, 7th of 17, 17l behind Flora's Pride (11-4) at Catterick 2m 3f am hcp hdl 0-100 (5) sft in Dec.
11 3P-755P Charming Knight (IRE) Mrs J Walton 12 10-4 Alistair Findlay (7)(ex2)
25-1 (10-2) Held up in rear, weakened 8th, pulled up after, in a race won by Daasij (11-7) at Ayr 3m hcp hdl 0-95 (5) sft in Nov, 9 ran.
12 663-P27 Almond Court (IRE) R Johnson 10 10-1 S Mulqueen (7)
14-1 (9-8) Led and raced wide, ridden and headed before 2 out, soon weakened, 7th of 9, 21l behind Gwladys Street (11-11) at Sedgefield 3m 3f hcp hdl 0-100 (5) hvy in Jan.

13:50 Barbour Handicap Chase Full card

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13:50 Newcastle Racecards Friday 8th February 2013
No Form Horse Trainer Age Weight Jockey
1 5305/F Oddjob (IRE) D Pipe 9 11-12 T Scudamore
40-1 (11-0) Held up in rear, took keen hold, fell 2nd, in a race won by Vulcanite (11-0) at Hereford 2m nov chs (4) sft in Dec, 7 ran.
2 343PP7 Across The Tweed (IRE) M A Barnes 7 11-4 t M J McAlister
100-1 (11-0) Always towards rear, tailed off from 9th, 7th of 8, well behind Viva Colonia (11-0) at Musselburgh 2m 4f beg chase (4) sft in Jan.
3 P2P-54P Blazing Diva (IRE) Distance WinnerCourse and Distance Winner A M Thomson 10 11-2 Ryan Mania
25-1 (11-3) Prominent, mistake 5th, jumped slowly and lost place 7th, outpaced 10th, weakened 12th, mistake next, soon pulled up, in a race won by Shadow Boxer (10-3) at Ayr 3m 1f hcp chs 0-100 (5) hvy in Jan, 10 ran.
4 6U-6431 Dingo Bay Course Winner J Wade 7 10-7 B Hughes
6-5fav (10-7) Tracked leaders, headway before 4 out, led 2 out, kept on well from last, won at Newcastle 2m 4f hcp chs 0-95 (5) hvy in Jan beating Sam Patch (11-2) by 7l, 8 ran.
5 43-2303 Billsgrey (IRE) W Amos 11 10-6 B Harding
16-1 (10-8) Prominent, led 2nd until bumped next, led 5th until 6th, led 8th, headed next, lost place before next, hit 11th, rallied last, went 3rd flat, stayed on, 3rd of 8, 9l behind Mansonien L'as (10-13) at Kelso 2m 7f hcp chs 0-95 (5) hvy in Jan.
6 45-356P Matmata de Tendron (FR) A Crook 13 10-4 p A L Voy (3)
25-1 (10-11) Led to after 1st, chased leader, reminder 3rd, lost place after 6th, soon behind, tailed off when pulled up 2 out, in a race won by Waywood Princess (9-13) at Wetherby 3m 1f hcp hdl 0-95 (5) hvy in Dec, 15 ran.
7 6-45PP7 Sammy Spiderman A C Whillans 10 10-4 p K Renwick
16-1 (10-5) In rear, not fluent and reminders 4th, never on terms, not fluent and well beaten 4 out, 7th of 8, 31l behind Mansonien L'as (10-13) at Kelso 2m 7f hcp chs 0-95 (5) hvy in Jan.
8 4P311F Samson Collonges (FR) Ferdy Murphy 7 10-3 J Reveley (ex1)
5-1 (10-0) Held up towards rear, not fluent 5th, fell 9th, in a race won by Shadow Boxer (10-3) at Ayr 3m 1f hcp chs 0-100 (5) hvy in Jan, 10 ran.

14:25 CGC Events 'National Hunt' Maiden Hurdle Full card

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  • 2m
14:25 Newcastle Racecards Friday 8th February 2013
No Form Horse Trainer Age Weight Jockey
1 13 Ballyben (IRE) Distance Winner Miss Lucinda V Russell 5 11-3 Craig Nichol (7)
4-1 (11-2) Prominent, led over 3f out, ridden and headed over 2f out, soon beaten, 3rd of 8, 12l behind Fine Rightly (11-2) at Ayr 2m NH flat (6) hvy in Jan.
2 P8-P4P4 Ballybroe (IRE) Mrs H O Graham 6 11-3 D F O'Regan
200-1 (11-2) Tracked leaders, close up 5th, no extra flat, 4th of 13, 15l behind Duke Of Navan (11-12) at Kelso 2m nh nov hdl (4) hvy in Jan.
3 89 Blue Cove Miss L C Siddall 8 11-3 T Siddall
100-1 (11-0) Towards rear and keen, ridden 4 out, soon weakened, 9th of 11, 42l behind Moscow Presents (11-0) at Towcester 2m mdn hdl (5) sft in Dec.
4 11 Broadway Buffalo (IRE) Distance Winner D Pipe 5 11-3 T Scudamore
7-2 (11-7) Held up in touch, switched right and ridden 2f out, went 2nd 1f out, led inside final furlong, stayed on, won at Aintree 2m 1f NH flat (6) sft in Oct beating Mister Pagan (11-4) by 1 1/2l, 14 ran.
6 48-053 Croco Bay (IRE) P Atkinson 6 11-3 R McGrath
16-1 (11-1) Led, ridden and headed 2 out, one pace after, 3rd of 10, 13l behind Special Catch (11-12) at Catterick 2m 3f nh nov hdl (4) hvy in Jan.
7 372 Firth Of The Clyde J M Jefferson 8 11-3 Harry Haynes
14-1 (10-12) Held up towards rear, headway under pressure before 3 out, ridden to chase leading pair after next, stayed on to take 2nd flat, no impression with winner, 2nd of 12, 6l behind King Of The Wolds (10-12) at Wetherby 2m nh nov hdl (4) hvy in Dec.
8 Fozy Moss W Coltherd 7 11-3 Gary Rutherford (5)
And Beyond gelding out of Peggy Sioux.
9 P-3F0 Franky Spec (IRE) M Todhunter 5 11-3 Graham Watters (7)
33-1 (11-6) Tracked leaders, ridden 4 out, tailed off from next, last of 10, well behind Special Catch (11-12) at Catterick 2m 3f nh nov hdl (4) hvy in Jan.
10 P-331 Standintheband (IRE) N W Alexander 6 11-3 P Buchanan
3-1fav (10-11) Made all, ridden over 1f out, soon pressed, kept on gamely inside final furlong, won at Carlisle 2m 1f NH flat (6) hvy in Dec beating Cleve Cottage (10-7) by 1/2l, 9 ran.
11 6-294 Trouble In Paris (IRE) F P Murtagh 6 11-3 B Hughes
100-1 (11-2) Tracked leaders, ridden after 6th, outpaced before 3 out, left 4th next, no impression, mistake last, 4th of 10, 19l behind Imjoeking (11-5) at Ayr 2m mdn hdl (5) hvy in Jan.
12 00-03 Charming Grace (IRE) Mark Campion 7 10-10 Garry Lavery (7)
150-1 (9-12) Held up towards rear, outpaced before 2 out, stayed on from last, went 3rd towards finish, 3rd of 8, 2 1/4l behind Yesyoucan (10-12) at Hexham 2m nh nov hdl (4) hvy in Jun.
5 3/8P- Burgundy Beau W Amos 7 11-3 Non-runner

15:00 freebets.com Handicap Chase Full card

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  • 3m
15:00 Newcastle Racecards Friday 8th February 2013
No Form Horse Trainer Age Weight Jockey
2 75P-41P Take Over Sivola (FR) Beaten Favourite D Pipe 6 11-11 b T Scudamore
6-4fav (9-13) Chased leaders, blundered 6th, pushed along next, hit 4 out, soon lost place, behind when pulled up before 2 out, in a race won by Frontier Spirit (11-12) at Ffos Las 2m 3f hcp chs 0-130 (3) hvy in Dec, 5 ran.
3 1F-1411 Tipsy Dara (IRE) Course Winner N W Alexander 9 11-10 Lucy Alexander (3)
11-4 (10-12) Made virtually all, not fluent 5th, hit 12th, ridden after 3 out, driven out flat, won at Ayr 2m 5f cnd hcp chs 0-115 (4) hvy in Jan beating The Magic Bishop (11-1) by 2 1/2l, 6 ran.
4 4P-4333 Quacity (FR) Miss Lucinda V Russell 9 11-4 p P Buchanan
3-1 (11-12) Tracked leader to 6th, led before 9th, headed before 5 out, plugged on from 4 out, no impression, lost 2nd place run-in, 3rd of 5, 13l behind Armedanddangerous (11-9) at Newcastle 3m hcp chs 0-105 (4) hvy in Jan.
5 255-132 Royal Mackintosh Distance Winner A H Mactaggart 12 11-3 p B Harding
13-2 (11-10) Tracked leaders in 3rd, headway before 10th, ridden before 4 out, soon went remote 3rd, plugged on to take 2nd run-in, no chance with winner, 2nd of 5, 10l behind Armedanddangerous (11-9) at Newcastle 3m hcp chs 0-105 (4) hvy in Jan.
6 1-2P322 Overyou Distance Winner C Grant 8 11-3 D F O'Regan
4-1 (11-0) Close up, riddedn 16th, chased winner next, driven to join winner from 2 out until no extra towards finish, 2nd of 7, 2 1/4l behind Soudain (10-11) at Market Rasen 3m 5f hcp chs 0-120 (4) sft in Dec.
7 352-873 Alexander Oats R H Goldie 10 10-12 Harry Haynes
9-4 (11-7) Led until 2nd, prominent, ridden 3 out, one pace from next, 3rd of 4, 10l behind Sergeant Pink (10-12) at Ayr 2m hcp ch 0-110 (4) hvy in Jan.
8 53-4343 Beau Dandy (IRE) Distance Winner J Wade 8 10-6 b1 K Renwick
3-1 (11-4) Led until before 2nd, ridden after 9th, stayed on same pace from 3 out, 3rd of 10, 5l behind Shadow Boxer (10-3) at Ayr 3m 1f hcp chs 0-100 (5) hvy in Jan.
1 1/F5-511 Armedanddangerous (IRE) T R Gretton 8 11-12 Non-runner

15:35 Straightline Construction E.B.F. Mares' 'National Hunt' Novices' Hurdle Full card

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  • 2m 4f
15:35 Newcastle Racecards Friday 8th February 2013
No Form Horse Trainer Age Weight Jockey
1 2-51221 Little Glenshee (IRE) Course and Distance Winner N W Alexander 7 11-12 Lucy Alexander (3)
1-5fav (11-2) Made all, clear when hit 3 out, stayed on well, unchallenged, won at Kelso 2m mrs nov hdl (4) hvy in Dec beating Painted Tail (10-12) by well, 6 ran.
2 80 Executive Benefit (IRE) Mrs S J Smith 6 11-0 Ryan Mania
100-1 (9-12) Mistake 1st, never better than mid-division, 11th of 20, 41l behind Red Devil Boys (10-12) at Doncaster 2m 3f nov hdl (4) sft in Dec.
3 Knocklayde Lady (IRE) S R B Crawford 5 11-0 Mr S Crawford (3)
Lahib mare out of Knocklayde Star.
4 432-422 Lady Of Verona (IRE) Miss Lucinda V Russell 6 11-0 Craig Nichol (7)
7-4 (10-9) With leader, ridden before 3 out, weakened before next, left remote 2nd 2 out, 2nd of 4, 35l behind Madam Lilibet (9-10) at Newcastle 2m 4f mrs nov hdl (4) hvy in Jan.
5 72 Mary Milan (IRE) J M Jefferson 6 11-0 Harry Haynes
12-1 (10-12) Chased leaders, outpaced by leading trio 4 out, headway under pressure to chase leading pair before next, went 2nd at last, stayed on flat, always held, 2nd of 6, 1 1/4l behind Detour Ahead (10-12) at Wetherby 2m 4f mrs nov hdl (4) hvy in Dec.
6 P Midlem Moss W Coltherd 6 11-0 Gary Rutherford (5)
40-1 (10-11) Tracked leader early until jumped slow 1st, mistakes throughout, struggling from 6th, tailed off, pulled up after 4 out, in a race won by Madam Lilibet (9-10) at Newcastle 2m 4f mrs nov hdl (4) hvy in Jan, 4 ran.
7 PFP Quartz Movement (IRE) S R B Crawford 7 11-0 P Buchanan
5-1 (11-7) Chsd ldrs, qckly lst pl 7th, no ex & eased 4out, pu 3out, in a race won by Marley Exit (11-7) at Ballydarragh 3m ire ptp gs in Dec, 12 ran.
8 8073/ Saddlers' Secret (IRE) Mark Campion 8 11-0 B Hughes
150-1 (10-2) Behind, headway after 3 out, stayed on approaching last, never troubled leaders, moderate 3rd, 3rd of 12, 35l behind Eyre Square (10-12) at Hexham 3m nov hdl (4) gs in Mar '11.
9 6/760-06 Sun Lady (FR) Mrs J Walton 7 11-0 Non-runner

16:10 Mussel Club Handicap Chase Full card

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  • 2m 110y
16:10 Newcastle Racecards Friday 8th February 2013
No Form Horse Trainer Age Weight Jockey
1 F6-U443 Or d'Oudairies (FR) Distance Winner Ferdy Murphy 11 11-12 t J Reveley
9-1 (10-6) Held up mid-division, soon chased leaders, went 3rd before 2 out, one pace, 3rd of 7, 5l behind Billy Cuckoo (11-5) at Sedgefield 2m 4f hcp chs 0-110 (4) hvy in Dec.
2 503352 Prince Tam Course and Distance Winner Mrs H O Graham 9 11-8 p Gary Rutherford (5)
7-1 (10-5) Led until 4th, soon led again, headed 2 out, no extra flat, 2nd of 6, 11l behind Saddle Pack (10-12) at Kelso 2m 1f hcp ch 0-110 (4) hvy in Jan.
3 P/43-PF4 Fightstar (FR) Miss Lucinda V Russell 9 11-6 p P Buchanan
16-1 (11-12) Held up towards rear, headway before 9th, led before 5 out, pecked 3 out, ridden and headed 2 out, no extra from last, 4th of 8, 10l behind Dingo Bay (10-7) at Newcastle 2m 4f hcp chs 0-95 (5) hvy in Jan.
4 023363 Vardas Supreme (IRE) Miss J E Foster 10 11-5 pt Ryan Mania
8-1 (11-3) Tracked leaders, every chance before 4 out, ridden 2 out, kept on, 3rd of 8, 8l behind Dingo Bay (10-7) at Newcastle 2m 4f hcp chs 0-95 (5) hvy in Jan.
5 78-P313 Avanos (FR) Beaten FavouriteDistance Winner P A Kirby 8 11-3 R McGrath
3-1fav (9-13) Slowly away, behind, headway 10th, mistake next, chased leaders 4 out, stayed on same pace approaching last, 3rd of 13, 13l behind Ballybough Gorta (10-1) at Southwell 2m 4f hcp chs 0-105 (4) gd in Jul.
6 1435-04 Transact (IRE) Course and Distance Winner M Todhunter 8 11-1 p Graham Watters (7)
11-2 (10-7) Tracked leaders, went 2nd 3rd, reminders after 5th and 6th, mistake 3 out, soon weakened, last of 4, well behind Sergeant Pink (10-12) at Ayr 2m hcp ch 0-110 (4) hvy in Jan.
7 77P-43F Sleep In First (FR) Beaten Favourite J Ewart 7 11-1 B Hughes
7-4fav (11-0) Tracked leader, led 6 out, going well and about 3 lengths when fell 4 out, in a race won by Silver Steel (11-5) at Musselburgh 2m hcp chs 0-95 (5) sft in Jan, 5 ran.
8 907-34F Little Jimmy T R Gretton 6 10-8 Non-runner

16:40 swarlandselfstorage.co.uk Handicap Hurdle Full card

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  • 2m
16:40 Newcastle Racecards Friday 8th February 2013
No Form Horse Trainer Age Weight Jockey
1 127F7P/ Cloverhill Lad (IRE) Distance Winner W Coltherd 9 11-12 Gary Rutherford (5)
25-1 (11-12) Towards rear, tailed off when pulled up before 2 out, in a race won by Psycho (11-12) at Clonmel 2m 4f beg chase in Mar '10, 15 ran.
2 0574U0 Rough Times (IRE) H Burns 8 11-11 F Keniry
11-2 (11-6) Pulled hard in rear, mistake 3 out, never a factor, last of 11, well behind On The Feather (10-10) at Plumpton 2m nov hcp hdl 0-100 (5) sft in Oct.
3 062B-02 Bunratty (IRE) R Johnson 7 11-7 K Johnson
5-1 (10-5) Led, headed before 3 out, one pace and no chance with winner before last, 2nd of 6, 13l behind One For Harry (11-8) at Newcastle 2m hcp hdl 0-115 (4) hvy in Jan.
4 36P-355 Goodlukin Lucy Mrs Dianne Sayer 6 11-4 ht J Reveley
9-1 (10-5) Tracked leader, weakened from 4 out, 5th of 6, well behind One For Harry (11-8) at Newcastle 2m hcp hdl 0-115 (4) hvy in Jan.
5 086-571 Copt Hill Miss Tracy Waggott 5 11-2 A L Voy (3)
25-1 (10-3) Made all, ridden before last, kept on, won at Sedgefield 2m 1f hcp hdl 0-100 (5) hvy in Jan beating Furius (10-2) by 1/2l, 9 ran.
6 82-6271 Prize Fighter (IRE) Distance Winner Miss L C Siddall 11 11-0 T Siddall
100-1 (10-0) In rear, headway 4 out, soon went 2nd, ridden and held in 2nd before last, kept on to lead last 25 yards, won at Wetherby 2m hcp hdl 0-110 (4) sft in Jan beating Highland Love (11-4) by 2 1/4l, 9 ran.
7 05-05P1 King Kalium (IRE) D W Whillans 7 10-11 Callum Whillans (5)
13-2 (9-11) Tracked leader, not fluent 4th, led before 7th when not fluent, soon clear, driven after 2 out, reduced lead when blundered last, stayed on, won at Ayr 2m 4f hcp hdl 0-100 (5) hvy in Jan beating Rowan Road (10-7) by 2 3/4l, 7 ran.
8 34F7-96 Northern Acres N W Alexander 7 10-9 K Renwick
6-1 (9-13) With leader, lost place after 4th, gradually weakened, 6th of 17, 12l behind Flora's Pride (11-4) at Catterick 2m 3f am hcp hdl 0-100 (5) sft in Dec.