LITTLE JIMMY has rattled up a hat-trick on easy ground and is only 3lb higher than when winning over course and distance earlier this month. He can continue his winning run as Bangor third Bobby Dove has gone up in the weights again and Don Pooleoni finished last on his only previous start over fences. Miss Tenacious has won here over hurdles but he chase form so far has been modest.
Don Pooleoni (IRE) 25-1 (11-4) Towards rear, headway over 2f out, kept on to take 3rd place inside final furlong, 3rd of 12, 6l behind Karinga Dancer (11-4) at Kempton 2m n h flat (5) std in Jan.
Miss Tenacious 10-1 (11-4) Tracked leader, challenged 4th, led 6th, mistake and headed 4 out, not fluent 2 out, mistake last, no extra flat, 4th of 5, 8l behind Marie Des Anges (11-1) at Newbury 2m 2f nov hcp chs 0-130 (3) gd.
Bobby Dove 11-4fav (10-2) Held up in rear, blundered 3 out, headway and effort on outside approaching next, soon ridden, one pace between last 2, stayed on to take 3rd flat, no impression, 3rd of 6, 8l behind Tara Rose (11-11) at Bangor 2m 1f nov hcp chs 0-115 (4) sft in Feb.
Little Jimmy 4-6fav (10-9) Tracked leader, not fluent 3 out, ridden before next, edged right before challenging last, edged right and led flat, driven out, won at Wincanton 2m hcp chs 0-105 (4) gs beating Sawpit Supreme (11-10) by 1l, 3 ran.