A broken reed
in the political backwaters, CCFC MP meets a bewildering array of characters promising instant political success: Swedish insurance salesmen; Birmingham seat sellers; sweary scousers and even Young Asian Businessmen of the Year.
BETTING: 5-1 Bubble Boy, 6-1 College Ace, 7-1 Red Echo, Waynesworld, 8-1 Broken Reed
, 10-1 On The Outside, Liverpool Echo, Lord Anner, 12-1 others.
was a useful point-to-pointer in Ireland, and has won both his novice hurdles since joining Tom George.
Trainer Tom George enhanced his fine record on the course by landing a double with Broken Reed
, who took the extended three-mile intermediate hurdle in the hands of Jason Maguire, and Burwood Breeze, who scored easily under Paddy Brennan in the three-mile handicap chase.
With the University of Wales - truly, a broken reed
in this field - heading for break-up, this looks truly like a topic for Assembly action.
Jodante provided Richard Guest and John Flavin with a double, following the earlier success of Red Perk, when getting up to deny Classic Rock by a neck in the two-and-a-half-mile handicap chase, while Broken Reed
made a winning debut in Britain after being left clear two out in the maiden hurdle when Mungo Jerry unseated jockey Tom Messenger.
I am advising you to never let the MQM become a self-serving party," said he adding,"The MQM needs 'men of deeds' and not 'showmanning' broken reeds