Darren Edwards notches up 250th win at Buckfastleigh and can Dicky Bob return to form at Kilworthy

  • Plenty of wind, some showers and a rainbow at Buckfastleigh
  • Going was very soft / heavy with a definite premium on stamina.
  • Defeats for odds-on favourites in both the Ladies’ and Men’s Opens
  • Landmark double for jockey Darren Edwards who scored his 250th win
  • 1-5 favourite, Dicky Bob, unseated Thomasina Eyston
  • Skinflint backed out of it at the top of the hill; in the guise of a non stayer.
  • Cloudy Music certainly does stay well and toughed it out
  • Kilworthy, near Brentor, Tavistock is the location for next weekend’s meeting
  • Condy Mathias Mixed Open is the feature race of the day
  • Dean Summersby has entered Chosen Lucky, winner of 11 of his 14 starts
  • Entry Navanman is has clocked up four wins this season
  • Popular grey Dicky Bob is already a dual course winner