Matsukaze & Dante Anna Recieve Hefy Hikes

Mon 17th Dec 2012, 18:03

Dante Anna pictured winning at Gowran on Thursday
©Healy Racing Photos
By Donal Murphy
Matsukaze & Dante Anna are the biggest movers over hurdles in this weeks revised handicap ratings while Robertstown Rover has received the largest hike over fences.

Matsukaze & Dante Anna both received fourteen pounds for their easy wins at Navan and Gowran while Robertstown Rover is up thirteen pounds for her comfortable success at Fairyhouse on Saturday.

SIGNIFICANT MOVERS OVER HURDLES

Matsukaze 14lbs to 118

Dante Anna 14lbs to 102

Treat Yourself 7lbs to 110

Speed Dial 6lbs to 100

Sherika 6lbs to 93

Inish Island 6lbs to 129

Call Rog 5lbs to 115

Apt Approach 3lbs to 130

Luke’s Benefit 3lbs to 104

Buck Breeze -4lbs to 86

Whatuthink -4lbs to 145

Mill Moss -4lbs to 80

Ocean Bright -4lbs to 103

SIGNIFICANT MOVERS OVER FENCES

Robertstown Rover 13lbs to 79

Sole Witness 6lbs to 113

Outlaw Pete 3lbs to 119

Popaflora -4lbs to 77

Will there be another Irish winner at Aintree?

A lot has been said recently about the fact that the Irish contingent at Cheltenham tend to stoke up the fires of Anglo-Irish needle with their flag waving and chest beating due to our incredible success in recent years. As pointed out previously, this is nothing more than a bit of harmless fun that some folk on both sides of the Irish Sea take a little too seriously.

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