On it whirls headlong, dives through the woods again, emerges in the light, clatters over frail arches, rumbles upon the heavy ground
, shoots beneath a wooden bridge which intercepts the light for a second like a wink, suddenly awakens all the slumbering echoes in the main street of a large town, and dashes on haphazard, pell-mell, neck-or-nothing, down the middle of the road.
Lute almost caught up amongst the trees, but was hopelessly outdistanced on the fallow field adjoining, across which the mare tore with a fine disregard for heavy ground
He loved the dead, heavy ground
and will be suited by a step-up in trip.
Kalashnikov just failed to really fire on the heavy ground
that day, but he stuck on well and it also later transpired he had lost a shoe during the race.
IN ALL my time in racing, I've never seen a horse go through heavy ground
as well as Bristol De Mai.
More wet weather had left today's fixture in doubt though racing goes ahead, albeit on heavy ground
, in what is a huge boost to the course given the importance of the date in the Welsh sporting calendar.
HAYDOCK Park's feature today is the Grand National Trial over 3m 5f on heavy ground
and it goes without saying it will be a thorough test of stamina.
Today you need to be looking for horses that will handle the conditions and Sew on Target will have no problem with the heavy ground
and is well handicapped.
I wouldn't want to run him on heavy ground
," said the Newmarket trainer.
However, the prospect of heavy ground
was enough to help Nicholls decide to keep Sir Alex Ferguson's chaser at home.
com Cork National is the highlight of today's racing fare, and with flood warnings around it's a short price that we'll have heavy ground
to contend with.
John Quinn is to pull Leslingtaylor out of a start in Saturday's Totepool Premier Kelso Novices' Hurdle ( the feature race in the Borders track's richest meeting of the year ( because of the prevailing heavy ground