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Heavy

An equities market now dominated by sellers, or oversupply, resulting in falling prices. See: Overbought, resistance level, tired.
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Her best displays have been on soft or heavy going, such as when winning a 2m4f handicap hurdle on soft at Carlisle in March.
As we can see from the results in our table, female runners perform far worse than their male counterparts do on heavy going.
Sakhee had earlier won over course and distance in the Thresher Classic Trial on heavy going before landing the Dante Stakes at York.
He is entitled to improve on just his third start over fences and, while he was disappointing on his only start on heavy going, he has run well in soft conditions and should handle the testing ground.
Trainer Francois Rohaut has no worries about the heavy going for his Champion Hurdle hopeful Gun'n Roses in the Agfa Hurdle.
Britain's richest raceday was staged on a sound surface for the inaugural event in 2011, but it has been run on soft ground for the past two years and last month's edition took place on heavy going, which affected the calibre of fields, with several high-profile horses absent.
He makes heavy going of a sandwich as he visited a scout camp yesterday.
Despite a winter that has left Britain looking like a paddy field thelikelihood of heavy going at Cheltenham is 40-1, according to Eurobet.
NEVER was a syndicate better named than 'The Heavy Going Partnership' for whom Bernard Seven ploughed through the mire at Perth yesterday to land the Daily Record First For Scottish Racing Handicap Hurdle.
It's heavy going tonight but enlivened a bit by Woods' stories of men from both ends of the humanitarian spectrum.
Spurs made heavy going of it against Third Division Torquay at White Hart Lane last night, taking an hour to break the deadlock before easing into the third round with a 2-0 win.
FINDING it heavy going to get your stake money for the Cheltenham Festival next month?