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13:10 Taunton Racecards Monday 7th January 2013
No Form Horse Trainer Age Weight Jockey
2 1-73 Best Boy Barney (IRE) Distance Winner J Scott 7 11-6 t Nick Scholfield
40-1 (11-0) Led, ridden and pressed from 3 out, kept on well until ridden and headed before last, kept on same pace and no impression on winner flat, lost 2nd close home, 3rd of 10, 5l behind Chatterbox (11-0) at Newbury 2m hdl (4) hvy in Dec.
3 322-F43 Bladoun (FR) Beaten Favourite D Pipe 5 11-6 T Scudamore
11-10fav (10-12) Chased leaders, mistake 3 out, effort approaching next, soon outpaced, stayed on to go 3rd after last, 3rd of 7, 16l behind American Life (10-12) at Lingfield 2m 3f nh nov hdl (4) hvy in Dec.
4 Broken Eagle (USA) S Durack 5 11-6 t C O'Farrell
25-1 (9-3) Raced keenly, led, headed over 3f out, lost place over 2f out, weakened 1f out, 8th of 9, 21l behind Evergreen Forest (9-3) at Kempton 1m 4f mdn auc stks (5) pol in Sep '11 (flat).
5 2F-P Drumadoon (IRE) L Corcoran 5 11-6 p S Thomas
50-1 (10-12) Always in rear, struggling 4 out, behind when pulled up next, in a race won by Accordingtopalm (10-12) at Ffos Las 2m nh nov hdl (4) hvy in Dec, 7 ran.
6 P/067 Long John Miss J du Plessis 6 11-6 Christian Williams
66-1 (10-12) Tracked leader, led 2nd, headed approaching 3 out, soon weakened, 7th of 12, 21l behind Billy Dutton (10-12) at Exeter 2m 1f NH nov hdl 4-6yo (4) hvy in Dec.
7 4P-0 Louxor Des Mottes (FR) F M O'Brien 5 11-6 A P Cawley
25-1 (11-0) Held up in mid-division on outside, closed 6th, lost place 8th, tailed off, 11th of 12, well behind Hollow Penny (11-0) at Bangor 2m 4f mdn hdl (4) gs in Oct.
8 06 Ordensritter (GER) C J Down 5 11-6 J M Davies
50-1 (10-12) Led to 3 out, soon ridden and weakened, 6th of 11, well behind The Romford Pele (10-12) at Taunton 2m 1f nh nov hdl (3) gd in Nov.
9 F-73 Sound Investment (IRE) P F Nicholls 5 11-6 t1 R Walsh
10-1 (11-0) Held up in mid-division, headway 3rd, went 2nd before 2 out, ridden and no impression on winner flat, soon lost 2nd, stayed on same pace, 3rd of 13, 8l behind Puffin Billy (11-0) at Newbury 2m NH mdn hdl (3) sft in Nov.
1 90 Anton Dolin (IRE) Dr R D P Newland 5 11-6 Non-runner

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13:40 Taunton Racecards Monday 7th January 2013
No Form Horse Trainer Age Weight Jockey
1 32/166-5 Di Kaprio (FR) Evan Williams 7 11-0 Paul Moloney
25-1 (11-4) Led, clear after 2nd until 8th, blundered and headed 10th, chased winner until after 13th, weakened before next, 5th of 6, 40l behind Masters Hill (11-4) at Chepstow 3m nov chs (4) gs in Oct.
2 1-87222 Emperor's Choice (IRE) Distance Winner Miss V Williams 6 11-0 Aidan Coleman
9-2 (11-7) Took keen hold, chased leaders, went 2nd 3 out, kept on under pressure flat, always held, 2nd of 11, 2l behind Arbeo (10-10) at Newbury 2m 6f nov hcp chs 0-120 (4) hvy in Dec.
3 75/234-5 Forgive Intrusion (IRE) C L Tizzard 9 11-0 J Tizzard
20-1 (10-13) Prominent to halfway, struggling 9th, tailed off, 5th of 7, well behind Rolling Aces (11-6) at Wincanton 2m 5f nov chs (3) hvy in Dec.
4 89P1-32 Franklin Roosevelt (IRE) Beaten Favourite D Pipe 7 11-0 p C O'Farrell
5-2fav (11-9) Held up in mid-division, ridden in 7th after 3 out, stayed on to chase leaders next, led briefly between last 2, chased winner after, no extra approaching last, 2nd of 12, 11l behind Seymour Eric (10-11) at Hereford 3m 2f hcp hdl 0-100 (5) hvy in Dec.
5 F1411-9 Fromthetop (IRE) Distance Winner M Scudamore 7 11-0 A Tinkler
18-1 (10-12) Held up in touch, lost place 2nd, weakened before 3 out, tailed off, 9th of 12, well behind Midnight Appeal (10-12) at Hereford 2m 6f nh nov hdl (4) sft in Dec.
6 4/2241-3 Guess Again (IRE) D Pipe 8 11-0 t1 T Scudamore
9-2 (11-12) Chased leaders, led approaching 6th, ridden and headed before 2 out, no impression on winner, weakened to 3rd approaching last, 3rd of 16, 17l behind Duaiseoir (11-7) at Taunton 2m 3f hcp hdl 0-115 (4) sft in Dec.
7 3731F-F Shuil Royale (IRE) D W P Arbuthnot 8 11-0 D A Jacob
9-1 (11-1) Held up in touch in last, not fluent 11th, closed from next, went 2nd 2 out, soon edged right, 2 lengths off winner and driven when fell last, in a race won by Minella Class (11-1) at Ascot 2m 5f beg chs (3) sft in Nov, 5 ran.

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14:10 Taunton Racecards Monday 7th January 2013
No Form Horse Trainer Age Weight Jockey
1 24-1F Orabora Distance Winner P J Hobbs 7 11-12 R Johnson
11-1 (11-5) Tracked leaders, every chance when fell 3 out, in a race won by The Italian Yob (10-9) at Exeter 2m 1f NH nov hdl 4-6yo (4) hvy in Dec, 14 ran.
2 36-5 Boss In Boots (IRE) J W Mullins 5 11-5 A Thornton
20-1 (11-4) Pulled hard in rear, pulled hard, effort over 2f out, soon weakened, 5th of 9, 23l behind Captain Cutter (11-4) at Ascot 2m NH flat Listed (1) hvy in Dec.
3 0 Comical Red Mark Gillard 5 11-5 T J Phelan
100-1 (11-0) Always behind, tailed off, 11th of 14, well behind Midnight Prayer (11-0) at Hereford 2m 4f mdn hdl (5) hvy in Dec.
4 1P-0 Cool George Distance Winner Miss J du Plessis 5 11-5 Mr K Edgar (7)
9-2 (10-7) Tracked leaders, ridden 3 out, soon weakened, 10th of 13, well behind Kenai Peninsula (10-12) at Taunton 2m 3f nh nov hdl (4) sft in Nov.
5 P-4214 Darkestbeforedawn (IRE) Distance Winner Mrs Caroline Keevil 6 11-5 James Best (3)
4-1 (11-6) Held up in touch, carried left soon after start, ridden 4f out, edged right 3f out, every chance 2f out, no extra well inside final furlong, 4th of 12, 5l behind Troyan (11-2) at Ludlow 2m nhf (5) gd in Oct.
6 218-F36 God Of The Kop (IRE) Miss R Curtis 6 11-5 A P McCoy
15-2 (11-0) Held up in mid-division, hampered 3rd, headway approaching 2 out, no impression from 2 out, 6th of 13, 20l behind Puffin Billy (11-0) at Newbury 2m NH mdn hdl (3) sft in Nov.
7 6/7-5 Military Precision (IRE) D Pipe 7 11-5 T Scudamore
9-4 (10-12) Pulled hard early, tracked leaders, mistake 3rd, every chance 2 out, weakened last, 5th of 7, 17l behind Accordingtopalm (10-12) at Ffos Las 2m nh nov hdl (4) hvy in Dec.
8 P-8 Mr Mistopheles (IRE) P J Hobbs 5 11-5 T J O'Brien
9-2 (10-9) Tracked leaders, ridden after 7th, weakened after 3 out, mistake 2 out, tailed off, 8th of 10, well behind Young Hurricane (10-6) at Fontwell 2m 4f 4yo nov stks (4) gs in Nov.
9 P-754P Onedin Line Miss V Williams 5 11-5 Aidan Coleman
10-1 (10-12) Held up, headway 3rd, led after next, headed after 3 out, weakened 2 out, pulled up before last, in a race won by Thomas Crapper (11-4) at Towcester 2m NH nov hdl 4-6yo (4) hvy in Dec, 8 ran.
10 2/4- Reyes Magos (IRE) S Durack 7 11-5 t1 C O'Farrell
10-3 (11-2) Mid-division, headway over 5f out, disputing 2nd inside final 4f, one pace final 2f, 4th of 11, 5l behind Sir Johnson (11-2) at Ffos Las 2m nhf (6) gf in May '11.
11 2-469 Standing Ovation (IRE) D Pipe 6 11-5 Tom Bellamy (7)
50-1 (10-12) Always behind, 9th of 13, 33l behind Buck's Bond (10-9) at Taunton 3m nh nov hdl (4) sft in Dec.
12 6-90 Sylvan Legend Mrs Caroline Keevil 5 11-5 Ryan Mahon (3)
100-1 (10-9) Held up, blundered and nearly unseated rider 7th, soon tailed off, 11th of 13, well behind Kenai Peninsula (10-12) at Taunton 2m 3f nh nov hdl (4) sft in Nov.
14 33 Saphir Du Rheu (FR) Beaten Favourite P F Nicholls 4 10-7 R Walsh
10-11fav (10-12) Tracked leaders, not fluent 3rd, went 2nd when hit 2 out, hit last, one pace flat, 3rd of 8, 9l behind Vasco D'ycy (10-12) at Newbury 2m 3yo hdl (3) sft in Nov.
13 1-450 The Nephew (IRE) Jonjo O'Neill 5 11-5 Non-runner

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14:40 Taunton Racecards Monday 7th January 2013
No Form Horse Trainer Age Weight Jockey
1 03-5221 Cantlow (IRE) P R Webber 8 11-4 A P McCoy
5-4 (11-0) Tracked leader, blundered 4 out, led 2 out, ran on, readily, won at Plumpton 2m 1f nov chs (3) hvy in Dec beating Oscara Dara (11-0) by 1 1/4l, 4 ran.
3 9300-2F Dare Me (IRE) Miss V Williams 9 10-12 Aidan Coleman
8-1 (11-0) Chasing leaders when fell 7th, in a race won by Simonsig (11-0) at Ascot 2m 3f nov chs Grade 2 (1) hvy in Dec, 5 ran.
4 306756 Dark Oasis D L Williams 7 10-12 Christian Williams
40-1 (10-13) Led and keen, not fluent and headed 6th, remained close up until weakened before 3 out, 6th of 16, 31l behind Typhon De Guye (11-3) at Taunton 3m hcp hdl 0-100 (5) gd in Nov.
5 517233- One In A Milan (IRE) Beaten Favourite Evan Williams 8 10-12 Paul Moloney
11-2fav (11-12) Prominent, no impression in 3rd approaching 3 out, kept on same pace, 3rd of 23, 17l behind Sorted (10-1) at Cork 2m 4f nov hcp hdl 80-116 in Apr.
2 4303F-7 Bobcatbilly (IRE) Ian Williams 7 10-12 Non-runner

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15:10 Taunton Racecards Monday 7th January 2013
No Form Horse Trainer Age Weight Jockey
1 4FUU1F- Scoter Fontaine (FR) Distance Winner Miss R Curtis 7 11-12 A P McCoy
11-1 (10-13) Held up towards rear, hit 8th, soon headway, went 3rd from 5 out, in 3rd when fell heavily 3 out, in a race won by Cannington Brook (11-12) at Haydock 2m 4f Novice Handicap Chase (0-140) (5yo+) (3) hvy in Feb, 8 ran.
2 P30/P35- Hoback Junction (IRE) F Brennan 9 11-10 R Johnson
9-2 (11-3) Tracked winner, blundered 7th, ridden before 2 out,, soon weakened, last of 5, 43l behind Union Island (11-1) at Market Rasen 2m 5f hcp hdl 0-120 (4) gd in Mar.
3 0-04830 Scottish Boogie (IRE) Distance Winner B G Powell 6 11-10 Brendan Powell (3)
20-1 (10-11) Mid-division, not fluent 3rd, well beaten 3 out, tailed off, 11th of 12, well behind Bourne (11-12) at Kempton 2m hcp hdl 0-135 (3) hvy in Dec.
4 213-265 Tornado In Milan (IRE) Evan Williams 7 11-9 Paul Moloney
8-1 (10-12) Led to post, pulled hard and refused to settle until headway to lead 3rd, hit 7th, mistake and headed 3 out, kept on same pace, no impression when hit last, 5th of 9, 12l behind The Romford Pele (10-9) at Chepstow 2m 4f nh nov hdl (4) hvy in Dec.
5 0/0002-3 Alwaystheoptimist P W Middleton 10 11-7 Kielan Woods (3)
8-1 (11-4) Took keen hold, chased leader until before 2 out, soon no chance with winner and no extra in 3rd, 3rd of 7, 30l behind Laterly (11-5) at Leicester 2m hcp hdl 0-125 (3) hvy in Dec.
6 1/0P1P- Buckie Boy (IRE) Course WinnerDistance Winner N J Henderson 7 11-5 A Tinkler
9-1 (11-11) Prominent, reminder after 1st, not fluent and ridden 3rd, mistake 5th, weakened approaching 3 out, pulled up before next, in a race won by Katchmore (11-9) at Exeter 2m 1f hcp hdl 0-115 (4) gd in Mar, 10 ran.
7 7F-785P Pret A Thou (FR) J Groucott 10 11-4 p Harry Challoner (5)
16-1 (11-2) Led until 4th, remained prominent, weakened 5 out, behind when mistake 2 out, pulled up last, in a race won by Desert Cry (11-6) at Haydock 2m hcp chs 0-135 (3) hvy in Dec, 8 ran.
9 313-002 Extremely So Distance Winner C J Down 7 10-4 J M Davies
16-1 (10-1) In touch on inside, chased winner before 2 out, soon ridden, kept on and every chance after last, held towards finish, 2nd of 13, 2 3/4l behind Home Run (10-6) at Taunton 2m 1f hcp hdl 0-120 (4) hvy in Dec.
10 98/F537 Party Palace Distance Winner H S Howe 9 10-0 Giles Hawkins (3)(ex2)
50-1 (10-3) Towards rear, plugged on from 2 out, mistake last, 7th of 16, 30l behind Cinevator (11-7) at Taunton 3m hcp hdl 0-115 (4) gd in Oct.
8 3P3-524 Flying Phoenix D Burchell 5 11-1 Non-runner

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15:40 Taunton Racecards Monday 7th January 2013
No Form Horse Trainer Age Weight Jockey
1 9P6-158 Rackham Lerouge (FR) C E Longsdon 8 11-12 h N Fehily
7-1 (11-3) Tracked leader, led 8th until 10th, lost place approaching 3 out, no chance when bad mistake last, 8th of 9, 39l behind Buck Mulligan (11-6) at Sedgefield 2m 4f hcp chs 0-140 (3) gs in Nov.
2 111535 Bennys Mist (IRE) Distance Winner Miss V Williams 7 11-11 Aidan Coleman
8-1 (11-2) Raced keenly, in touch, led 4th, driven 2 out, headed between last 2, soon ridden, weakened into 5th flat, 5th of 15, 13l behind Rolling Aces (11-12) at Newbury 2m 6f nov hcp chs 0-130 (3) gs in Dec.
3 1172-30 Bellflower Boy (IRE) Distance Winner Dr R D P Newland 10 11-8 bt Christopher Ward (7)
7-1 (10-11) Mistake 1st, always behind, 11th of 15, 37l behind Monsieur Cadou (10-0) at Haydock 3m 4f hcp chs 0-135 (3) sft in Nov.
4 5P7P-33 Kellystown Lad (IRE) Distance Winner T R George 10 11-5 Gerald Quinn (7)
7-2 (11-6) Held up in touch, headway before last to go 3rd, one pace, 3rd of 8, 10l behind Victor Hewgo (11-11) at Doncaster 3m hcp hdl 0-120 (4) sft in Nov.
5 PF-0789 Foxesbow (IRE) Distance Winner Jonjo O'Neill 9 11-1 A P McCoy
50-1 (11-1) Mid-division, dropped to rear 7th, hampered next, tailed off, 9th of 11, well behind Moscow Chancer (10-9) at Kempton 2m 4f hcp chs 0-120 (4) gs in Nov.
6 122P-6U Ballyegan (IRE) Distance Winner R H Buckler 8 10-9 A Glassonbury
18-1 (10-6) In touch when mistake and unseated rider 2nd, in a race won by Ballyoliver (11-5) at Newbury 3m 2f am hcp chs 0-125 (3) gs in Dec, 12 ran.

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16:10 Taunton Racecards Monday 7th January 2013
No Form Horse Trainer Age Weight Jockey
1 5P-4536 Midnight Lira Beaten Favourite Mrs Caroline Keevil 6 11-12 James Best (3)
4-1fav (11-4) Led, headed approaching 3 out, soon ridden and weakened, 6th of 11, 30l behind Home Run (10-9) at Exeter 2m 3f cond nov hcp hdl 0-100 (5) hvy in Dec.
2 9/0-P551 Jupiter Rex (FR) (ex7)Course and Distance Winner Miss V Williams 6 11-8 Aidan Coleman
5-1 (10-10) Always prominent, led 2 out, ridden between last 2, 6 lengths clear when not fluent last, stayed on well flat, won at Taunton 3m hcp hdl 0-95 (5) hvy in Dec beating Bernard (10-4) by 15l, 14 ran.
3 058-45 Barton Gift J L Spearing 6 11-7 J E Moore
8-1 (10-13) Held up in mid-division, effort to get in behind leaders 6th, ridden before 4 out, outpaced after next, plugged on to modest 5th last, 5th of 12, 18l behind Seymour Eric (10-11) at Hereford 3m 2f hcp hdl 0-100 (5) hvy in Dec.
4 067-724 Hazy Dawn R Woollacott 8 11-7 M G Nolan (5)
6-1 (10-11) Held up and behind, good headway before mistake 3 out, stayed on to 4th last, 4th of 12, 16l behind Seymour Eric (10-11) at Hereford 3m 2f hcp hdl 0-100 (5) hvy in Dec.
5 0150-41 Waywood Princess Distance Winner J Groucott 8 11-3 Harry Challoner (5)
6-1 (9-13) Always prominent, challenged 3 out, led after next, ridden and stayed on well flat, won at Wetherby 3m 1f hcp hdl 0-95 (5) hvy in Dec beating Mini The Minx (10-0) by 1 3/4l, 15 ran.
6 141/P-32 Bernard Distance Winner K Bishop 13 11-2 p Mr J Park (7)
6-1 (10-4) Chased leaders, ridden and outpaced before 2 out, stayed on to take 2nd flat, no chance with winner, 2nd of 14, 15l behind Jupiter Rex (10-10) at Taunton 3m hcp hdl 0-95 (5) hvy in Dec.
7 40P-53P Kaycee (IRE) R Curtis 8 10-5 t M D Grant
25-1 (10-0) In rear, modest 6th when mistake 10th, tailed off, pulled up before 15th, in a race won by Beware Chalk Pit (11-0) at Plumpton 3m 2f hcp 0-100 (5) sft in Dec, 8 ran.