The first round of classic qualifiers for the Hedge Hunters’ Hurdles Championship took place at Newturf yesterday evening and this time the home team were saved their blushes, thanks to a commanding performance by Thompson Stud’s leading yearling, Devious.
Last night at Newturf, Buzz’s favourite virtual racetrack, saw the opening round of the inaugural Hedge Hunters’ Hurdles Championships take place. The competition, which is entirely self-funded and carries significant sponsorship, has been made possible by contributions from members of the team whose name the event bears.
Confirmed mudlark, Medicine Man, can make the most of the forecast desperate ground to cause a minor upset in tomorrow’s Royal Team Cup Final for two year old hurdlers at newturf.com.
This Saturday marks the height of the season so far at Newturf as the the Royal Team Cup Finals take place and this is an event that always throws up a good betting opportunity or two.
Top sprint filly, Matter Of Time, can make light work of her rivals in Monday’s final of the Newturf Team Sprint Cup, 3 year old hurdles category. Owned by leading hurdles specialist, Barnes Stable and trained by top-ranked trainer, Tfk782, Matter Of Time rates a confident selection to take the sprint crown.