Bishops Court Racing Club 19th November 2017

Results from the first meeting of the 2017/28 season and the first meeting of three being held at Bishps Court Ottery St Mary. Pleasant weather, good attendance and some competitive racing was the order of the day. Doubles for Jockeys Josh Newman and Bradley Gibbs, plus training doubles for Kayley Woollacott and David Brace.

Going; Good to soft, soft in places

Open Maiden 4 TO 6 Year olds only;  Two miles and a half (Sponsor; Gingerland Livery Ltd)

1 The Kings Writ (Josh Newman) 7-2 fav disp lead five out, took lead apprg last, ran on well
2 Danseur Du Large (Will Biddick) 5-1 hdwy to 3rd three out, fin well but not reach leader
3 It Has To be (Ed Henderson) 8-1 prom, disp lead five out, every chance til no extra apprg last, promising

12 ran; 6l; short head; 5 m 30s
Owner; David & Steph Stevens; Trainer; Kayley Woollacott

Conditions Race (Best Western Tiverton)

1 Colorado Doc (Bradley Gibbs) 4-5 fav made all, 20l clear 14th, held on well
2 War Path (Hannah Lewis) 8-1 chased leaders, went 2nd three out, stayed on strongly
3 Mic’s Delight (Jennifer Davenport) 5-1 midfield, went 3rd two out

11 ran; 3 1/2l; 6l;  6m 20s
Owner; David Brace; Trainer; David Brace

Restricted (Ladies of the Hunt)

1 Doc Cody (Bradley Gibbs) 9-4 progress 9th, mstk 13th, effort to slight lead two out, clear last, comf
2 Minella Mojo (Tom Chanin) 10-1 with leaders, led after 13th, every chance til outpaced by winner apprg last, fair effort

7 ran, only two finished; 7l 6m 37s
Owner; David Brace; Trainer; David Brace

Mixed Open (Heltor)

1 Top Wood (Sam Davies-Thomas) 2-1 fav good hdwy 13th, led four out, clear two out, easily
2 William Money (Connor Brace) 7-2 prom, led 14th no extra from three out, fair effort
3 The Wealerdealer (Lorcan Williams) 3-1 held up in rear, good late hdwy, not reach leaders

12 ran; 8l; 10l;  6m 21s
Owner; Johny Weatherby; Trainer; Kelly Morgan

Open Maiden (A & S Paving. Barnstaple Cross, Crediton)

1 Pointview Gale (Josh Newman) 9-4 fav handy, jumped well, led 13th, left clr two out
2 Ruby Fool (Jake Bament) 6-1 in touch, 3rd four out, left 2nd two out, not reach winner
3 Wilco (Sam Lee) 7-1 in touch til grad wknd three out

9 ran; 25l; 5l;  6m 41s
Owner; Martyn & Nicky Jones; Trainer; Kayley Woollacott

Intermediate (Exeter Racecourse)

1 Moreece (Will Biddick) 11-2 alwys prom, drew clr apprg last, comf
2 Creative Inerta (Darren Andrews) 11-2 handy, every chance til wknd apprg last
3 The Lizard King (Darren Edwards) 5-1 prom, mstk two out

5 ran; 20l;10l;  6m 32s
Owner; Sherree Lean; Trainer; Jonathan Lean