Lion Tower

Horse Profile & Form

Form: 210910
Age: 5Sex: GWeight: 8st 13lbs
Owner: Hornby Hornets Trainer: Grant Tuer Last ridden by: Sam James
Preferred tracks: Southwell, Redcar, York
Races 10
Wins
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Win % 20%
Races 28
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Win % 21%
Races 42
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Win % 19%
Races 42
Wins
8
Places 16
Win % 19%
Races 42
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Win % 19%

Lion Tower Previous Races

8th

Doncaster

11 September 2022 at 13:00

Cazoo Handicap

Horse: Lion Tower
Trainer: Grant Tuer
Jockey: Sam James
Finished: 8thBeaten by: 2 lengthsSP: 16/1Weight: 8st 13lbs
Held up in touch, ridden and lost place over 2f out
Race winner: Asjad
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Doncaster

9 September 2022 at 15:45

15th

York

18 August 2022 at 15:00

Clipper Logistics Handicap (Heritage Handicap)

Horse: Lion Tower
Trainer: Grant Tuer
Jockey: Sam James
Finished: 15thBeaten by: 1 3/4 lengthSP: 22/1Weight: 9st 5lbs
Prominent, ridden 2f out, weakened
Race winner: Blue For You
1st

Redcar

6 August 2022 at 15:27

Celebrating 150 Years Of Redcar Racecourse Handicap

Horse: Lion Tower
Trainer: Grant Tuer
Jockey: Sam James
Finished: 1stSP: 11/4Weight: 9st 5lbs
Prominent, led over 2f out, ridden over 1f out, stayed on gamely final furlong
Race winner: Lion Tower
9th

Ascot

23 July 2022 at 15:00

Moet & Chandon International Stakes (Heritage Handicap)

Horse: Lion Tower
Trainer: Grant Tuer
Jockey: Sam James
Finished: 9thBeaten by: HeadSP: 33/1Weight: 8st 9lbs
Raced near side, chased leader, led group over 1f out until inside final 100 yards, not pace of leaders in centre, and dropped to 3rd in group towards finish
Race winner: Fresh
10th

Sandown

2 July 2022 at 14:25

Coral Challenge (Handicap)

Horse: Lion Tower
Trainer: Grant Tuer
Jockey: Sam James
Finished: 10thBeaten by: Short HeadSP: 6/1Weight: 8st 13lbs
Chased leaders, pushed along edging right over 2f out, hung badly right and not clear run over 1f out, weakened final furlong
Race winner: Sinjaari
1st

York

11 June 2022 at 14:35

JCB Handicap

Horse: Lion Tower
Trainer: Grant Tuer
Jockey: Sam James
Finished: 1stSP: 7/2Weight: 9st 6lbs
Tracked leaders, pushed along over 2f out, ridden over 1f out, ran on strongly to lead well inside last
Race winner: Lion Tower
2nd

York

22 May 2022 at 17:05

Sky Bet Sunday Series Mile Handicap

Horse: Lion Tower
Trainer: Grant Tuer
Jockey: Sam James
Finished: 2ndBeaten by: 2 1/4 lengthsSP: 13/2Weight: 9st 7lbs
Mid-division, headway over 1f out, went 2nd inside final furlong, not trouble winner
Race winner: Eilean Dubh
3rd

York

12 May 2022 at 15:00

Paddy Power Hambleton Handicap

Horse: Lion Tower
Trainer: Grant Tuer
Jockey: Sam James
Finished: 3rdBeaten by: 3/4 lengthSP: 17/2Weight: 8st 11lbs
Led, ridden over 1f out, headed inside final furlong, lost 2nd towards finish
Race winner: Cruyff Turn
5th

Thirsk

30 April 2022 at 14:05

Fitzdares Thirsk Hunt Cup Handicap

Horse: Lion Tower
Trainer: Grant Tuer
Jockey: Sam James
Finished: 5thBeaten by: NoseSP: 14/1Weight: 8st 11lbs
Tracked leaders, pushed along over 2f out, led under 2f out, soon ridden, headed 110 yards out, no extra
Race winner: Redarna
8th

York

24 September 2021 at 14:40

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Horse: Lion Tower
Trainer: Grant Tuer
Jockey: Sam James
Finished: 8thBeaten by: 2 lengthsSP: 11/2Weight: 9st 1lbs
Chased leaders, ridden 2f out, weakened inside final 2f
Race winner: Challet
1st

Musselburgh

20 August 2021 at 16:00

Stobo Castle Ladies Day Gold Cup Handicap

Horse: Lion Tower
Trainer: Grant Tuer
Jockey: Sam James
Finished: 1stSP: 2/1Weight: 9st 9lbs
Close up, headway to lead approaching final furlong, ridden out
Race winner: Lion Tower
2nd

Thirsk

1 August 2021 at 15:57

William Hill Summer Cup Handicap

Horse: Lion Tower
Trainer: Grant Tuer
Jockey: Sam James
Finished: 2ndBeaten by: 1 lengthSP: 9/2Weight: 9st 6lbs
Close up, led 2f out, headed 1f out, kept on, always held
Race winner: Give It Some Teddy
1st

Musselburgh

25 July 2021 at 18:15

Sky Bet Sunday Series Handicap

Horse: Lion Tower
Trainer: Grant Tuer
Jockey: Sam James
Finished: 1stSP: 4/1Weight: 9st 4lbs
Close up, pushed along 2f out, led 1f out, kept on
Race winner: Lion Tower
3rd

Carlisle

23 June 2021 at 15:30

Stablemate By AGMA Carlisle Bell Handicap

Horse: Lion Tower
Trainer: Grant Tuer
Jockey: Sam James
Finished: 3rdBeaten by: HeadSP: 12/1Weight: 9st 2lbs
Tracked leader, led over 3f out, ridden over 1f out, headed inside final furlong, lost 2nd close home
Race winner: Chichester
5th

York

12 June 2021 at 16:50

Ice Co Supporting Macmillan Handicap

Horse: Lion Tower
Trainer: Grant Tuer
Jockey: Sam James
Finished: 5thBeaten by: 1 lengthSP: 15/2Weight: 9st 1lbs
In touch on outside, ridden over 2f out, steady headway over 1f out, one pace final furlong
Race winner: La Trinidad
1st

Ayr

27 April 2021 at 17:00

Staycation At Western House Hotel Handicap

Horse: Lion Tower
Jockey: Sam James
Finished: 1stSP: 7/2Weight: 9st 8lbs
Tracked leaders, pushed along over 2f out, led inside final 110 yards, held on, gamely
Race winner: Lion Tower
1st

Newcastle

7 April 2021 at 18:15

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Horse: Lion Tower
Jockey: Sam James
Finished: 1stSP: 16/5Weight: 8st 8lbs
Chased leader, pushed along over 2f out, ridden to lead entering final furlong, stayed on well
Race winner: Lion Tower
2nd

Southwell

18 December 2020 at 11:55

Bombardier Handicap

Horse: Lion Tower
Jockey: Sam James
Finished: 2ndBeaten by: NeckSP: 2/1Weight: 9st 4lbs
Sweating, pressed leader, led 6f out, pushed along over 2f out, ridden and pressed over 1f out, headed inside final furlong, edged left and rallied, always held
Race winner: Liamba
2nd

Southwell

8 December 2020 at 18:15

Bombardier 'March To Your Own Drum' Handicap

Horse: Lion Tower
Jockey: Sam James
Finished: 2ndBeaten by: 4 1/4 lengthsSP: 7/1Weight: 8st 8lbs
Towards rear, pushed along halfway, ridden and headway approaching final furlong, stayed on to chase clear winner inside final furlong
Race winner: Stone Soldier
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Newcastle

1 December 2020 at 16:40

Bombardier 'March To Your Own Drum' Handicap

2nd

Newcastle

1 December 2020 at 15:40

Bombardier 'March To Your Own Drum' Handicap

Horse: Lion Tower
Jockey: P J Mcdonald
Finished: 2ndBeaten by: 1 lengthSP: 9/1Weight: 9st 6lbs
Pressed leader, ridden over 2f out, led over 1f out, ran on, headed close home
Race winner: Kentuckyconnection
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Newcastle

20 November 2020 at 17:45

Bombardier British Hopped Amber Beer Handicap (Div 2)

5th

Newcastle

20 November 2020 at 16:45

Bombardier British Hopped Amber Beer Handicap (Div 2)

Horse: Lion Tower
Jockey: Sam James
Finished: 5thBeaten by: 6 1/2 lengthsSP: 12/1Weight: 8st 13lbs
Tracked leader, pushed along over 2f out, weakened over 1f out
Race winner: Perfect Swiss
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Newcastle

23 October 2020 at 21:00

Bombardier Handicap (Div 1)

8th

Newcastle

23 October 2020 at 20:00

Bombardier Handicap (Div 1)

Horse: Lion Tower
Jockey: Joe Fanning
Finished: 8thBeaten by: 1 1/4 lengthSP: 13/2Weight: 9st 11lbs
Tracked leader, ridden 2f out, weakened final furlong
Race winner: Strawberryandcream
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Southwell

6 October 2020 at 21:20

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6th

Southwell

6 October 2020 at 20:20

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Horse: Lion Tower
Jockey: Joe Fanning
Finished: 6thBeaten by: HeadSP: 3/1Weight: 9st 8lbs
Tracked leaders, ridden over 2f out, faded inside final furlong
Race winner: Star Of St James
6th

Redcar

15 September 2020 at 14:20

Weatherbys Racing Bank Apprentice Handicap

Horse: Lion Tower
Finished: 6thBeaten by: 2 1/4 lengthsSP: 12/1Weight: 9st 1lbs
Away well and disputed lead, travelled strongly, pushed along 2f out, soon headed and no extra closing stages
Race winner: Cruyff Turn
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Wolverhampton

2 September 2020 at 18:35

Sky Sports Racing HD Virgin 535 Handicap (Div 2)

5th

Wolverhampton

2 September 2020 at 17:35

Sky Sports Racing HD Virgin 535 Handicap (Div 2)

Horse: Lion Tower
Jockey: Joe Fanning
Finished: 5thBeaten by: 1/2 lengthSP: 7/1Weight: 9st 8lbs
In touch, pushed along over 1f out, kept on, not trouble leaders
Race winner: Lequinto
12th

Catterick

17 August 2020 at 14:20

Every Race Live On Racing TV Handicap (Div 2)

Horse: Lion Tower
Jockey: Joe Fanning
Finished: 12thBeaten by: 3 3/4 lengthsSP: 10/1Weight: 9st 9lbs
Slowly into stride, outpaced in rear, stayed towards inside home straight, never a factor
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Leicester

2 August 2020 at 16:10

Leicester Racecourse Supporting Frontline Workers Handicap

6th

Leicester

2 August 2020 at 15:10

Leicester Racecourse Supporting Frontline Workers Handicap

Horse: Lion Tower
Jockey: Harry Bentley
Finished: 6thBeaten by: 3 lengthsSP: 6/1Weight: 9st 5lbs
Edged left start, chased leaders, ridden over 2f out, hung right and weakened over 1f out
Race winner: Grande Rumore
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Ayr

6 July 2020 at 15:45

Scotty Brand Handicap

4th

Ayr

6 July 2020 at 14:45

Scotty Brand Handicap

Horse: Lion Tower
Jockey: Joe Fanning
Finished: 4thBeaten by: NeckSP: 5/1Weight: 9st 9lbs
Dwelt, soon chasing leaders on inside, pushed along over 3f out, ridden and outpaced over 1f out, switched right and stayed on again in closing stages
Race winner: Three Coins
4th

Newmarket

20 June 2020 at 14:15

Poslingford Handicap

Horse: Lion Tower
Jockey: Harry Bentley
Finished: 4thBeaten by: 2 1/2 lengthsSP: 4/1Weight: 9st 2lbs
Tracked leaders, ridden 2f out, edged right entering final furlong, kept on one pace
Race winner: Amazing News
2nd

Pontefract

10 June 2020 at 14:50

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Horse: Lion Tower
Jockey: Joe Fanning
Finished: 2ndBeaten by: 5 1/2 lengthsSP: 7/2Weight: 9st 7lbs
Outpaced in rear, switched right last bend, headway 1f out, edged left and went 2nd inside final furlong, stayed on, no impression on winner
Race winner: Exceptional
N/R

Lingfield

4 March 2020 at 16:30

Ladbrokes Home Of The Odds Boost Handicap

Horse: Lion Tower
Jockey: Franny Norton
Finished: N/RWeight: 8st 7lbs
Race winner: Corvair
1st

Southwell

5 February 2020 at 15:00

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Horse: Lion Tower
Jockey: Joe Fanning
Finished: 1stSP: 5/4Weight: 9st 9lbs
Made all, shaken up 2f out, stayed on well, comfortably
Race winner: Lion Tower
1st

Southwell

15 January 2020 at 17:20

Betway Novice Stakes

Horse: Lion Tower
Jockey: Joe Fanning
Finished: 1stSP: 10/3Weight: 9st 5lbs
Led, headed over 4f out, led again over 1f out, ridden and ran on
Race winner: Lion Tower
8th

Wolverhampton

6 January 2020 at 17:15

Betway Novice Stakes

Horse: Lion Tower
Jockey: Joe Fanning
Finished: 8thBeaten by: 3/4 lengthSP: 9/2Weight: 8st 12lbs
Led, headed over 2f out, edged left and lost place over 1f out, hung right and weakened inside final furlong
Race winner: Will To Win

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