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Akber said that if we are false then why some of late claimers among us were paid.
Add more 'affordable' claimers to programme An open letter to the HRI board and the All-Weather Race Programming Committee ON JANUARY 30 we, the Irish Racehorse Claiming Association, emailed the board members of Horse Racing Ireland urging them, first, to increase the number of claiming races in the calendar and, perhaps more importantly, to ensure there were more low-grade claimers from which affordable horses could be claimed by new owners in an effort to strengthen dwindling owner numbers.
The daughter of Big Bad Bob is partnered by 7lb claimer Denis Linehan.
"He is a very good rider, in fact he is as good a 5lb claimer as you will get and he showed it there.
We're running him back quite soon and, hopefully, the ground won't be too quick," Grassick said of the four-year-old who will have 5lb claimer Donnacha O'Brien on board.
Trojan Rocket 2.50 Kempton SP forecast 2-1 Back to form dropped into a claimer at Wolverhampton last time and yard is 3-5 in such races at the track in the last five seasons.
He was a 5lb claimer then and, s is Laytown's way, was sandwiched between greats from both codes in third-placed Paul Carberry and winner Pat Smullen.
Cashpoint 6.15 Carlisle SP forecast 10-11 Decent horse to be contesting a claimer and has been running well too, having won a handicap off a mark of 83 at Redcar in May and a Deauville claimer last month.
Stand Guard 3.50 Southwell SP forecast 1-3 Prolific winner in claimers and sellers on the all-weather and would be coming here on a seven-timer but for failing to stay 2m in a claimer at this track two outings ago.
Desert Vision lost out in his latest claimer but he got back to winning ways in a handicap last time, rallying well to shade Knowe Head.
Cheektocheek 3.50 Wolverhampton SP forecast 8-11 Marco Botti's three-year-old has the highest BHA rating of the three runners in this claimer but receives weight from his two rivals and is officially 17lb clear on these terms.
La Estrella, who was sent off at 1-12 to make it seven wins in a row in the opening claimer, managed to extend his triumphant sequence and notch the 23rd win of his career.