P552 Teletext 552 Dec11 23:12:15       ——————————————————————————————  FRONT LANDS BULA  Back In Front came with a wet sail to collar front-running Rooster Booster in the Grade 2 totesport Bula Hurdle. Richard Johnson kicked the former Champion into an early lead and the old boy appeared to be relish the change in tactics, building up a big advantage. But the gelding's stride shorten before the last. Davy Russell on Back In Front easily made up the ground and they went on to beat Inglis Drever four lengths. ——————————————————————————————————1/4—— Latest results index - 560 p689's GAMBLE O'SEASON @ Musselburgh 33/1 Winner p689/3 No Longcall p689 Next Round-up Gallops Total Ents
P552 Teletext 552 Dec11 23:14:01       ——————————————————————————————  EVEN GALLOP  Back In Front earned a 7-1 quote from Paddy Power for the Champion after taking Cheltenham's Bula Hurdle from Inglis Drever. Winning jockey Davy Russell said: "He loves it here. I was beaten until I met the rising ground. "We had gone a nice even gallop the whole way and he is a real two-miler who travels well and jumps. He will be bang there in the Champion." ——————————————————————————————————2/4—— Read how they raced - 559 33/1 Winner p689/3 Huge Bet 15Secs Next Round-up Gallops Total Ents
P552 Teletext 552 Dec11 23:11:41       ——————————————————————————————  HOBBS REALISTIC  Philip Hobbs realises Rooster Booster is no spring chicken and life will be tough this season for his 10yo. He said: "I was pleased with that today, but we have to be realistic in that he is coming up 11 and, by the look of it, isn't as good as he was. "That doesn't mean to say he has no chance in the Champion, but there are young pretenders coming out. If OK he'll go for the Christmas Hurdle." ——————————————————————————————————3/4—— Latest news from the gallops - 588 p689's GAMBLE O'SEASON @ Musselburgh 33/1 Winner p689/3 No Longcall p689 Next Round-up Gallops Total Ents
P552 Teletext 552 Dec11 23:18:12       ——————————————————————————————  NEEDS FURTHER  Inglis Drever looks likely to go for the Ladbroke World Hurdle after running second to Back In Front in the Bula. His trainer Howard Johnson said: "It was nice to get so close as the winner is a great horse. Mine had a hard race but his trip is too short. We shall make up our mind which Festival race he'll go for." Inglis Drever is a 12-1 for the World Hurdle, formerly the Stayers'. ——————————————————————————————————4/4—— All the stats you need - Clued-up 577 33/1 Winner p689/3 Huge Bet 15Secs Next Round-up Gallops Total Ents