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RESULTS – EGGESFORD POINT-To-POINT AT UPCOTT CROSS on SUNDAY 9th MAY 2021

Going: Good to soft, soft in places

HUNT AREA CONDITIONS (SPONSOR CHRIS HODGSON ENGINEERING)

  1. Raddon Top (Conor Houlihan) -9-4 led 15th, disp two out til led on line
  2. Cloudy Music (Charlotte Summersby) 11-2 left 2nd 15th, disp two out til headed on line
  3. The Roestone (Martin McIntyre) 11-10 fav 3rd & one pace from three out

7 ran; head; 12l; 6m 59s

INTERMEDIATE (BRIDGETOWN & TOTNES RACES COMPANY)

  • Where’s Wilma (Matt Hampton) 2-1 stdy hdwy three out, left clear two out, stayed on well
  • Pancrace (Will Biddick) 7-1 led 13th, hard pressed three out, headed next
  • Port o’Clock (Darren Edwards) 5-4 fav disp lead til 13th, wknd

8 ran; 15l; distance; 6m 42s

OPEN MAIDEN (C & R CONSTRUCTION & BOWEN EQUUS)

DIV 1

  1. Hermes Du Gouet (Will Biddick) 6-4 jt fav good hdwy 15th, disp lead last, clr flat
  2. Aracaras (Byron Moorcroft) 6-4 jt fav led 12th til joined last, no extra flat

10 ran; only two finished 3l; 6m 47s

DIV 2

  1. Don’t Ask Us (Josh Newman) 8-1 hdwy 14th, left in lead last, clear flat
  2. Honest Opinion (Darren Edwards) 6-4 fav made most til headed two out, no extra flat
  3. Master Sam Bellamy (Darren Andrews) 5-1 not trouble ldrs, took 3rd flat

13 ran; 3 1/2l; 15l; 6m 54s

MIXED OPEN (SIMPKINS EDWARDS)

  1. River Myth (Darren Andrews) 11-8 fav led from 8th, drew clr flat, comf
  2. Honest Deed (Darren Edwards) 2-1 chased ldr 13th, effort but outpaced apprg last
  3. Quinto (Holly-Anne Drowne) 7-1 behind three out, snatched 3rd nr finish

5 ran; 4 1/2l; 25l;; 6m 51s

RESTRICTED (WAIE INN & FORD FUELS)

  1. Party Tunes (Darren Edwards) 2-1 made all, stayed on strongly
  2. Man of Means (Jack Andrews) 7-4 fav effort from three out, no extra apprg last
  3. Corbett Court (Byron Moorcroft) 3-1 in touch, one pace from three out

13 ran; 2 1/2l; 10l; 6m 50s

CONDITIONS (TOTNES & BRIDGETOWN RACES COMPANY)

  1. Imogen’s Thunder (Conor Houlihan) 3-1 rear, prog 14th, no chance til left in lead last
  2. Bistouri D’Honore (Hollie Greene) 8-1 led til 12th, wknd, well behind 15th

9 ran; only two finished; won by a distance 7m 3s

Cover Photo Credit: Athwenna Irons/WMN