WILTSHIRE trainer Alan King and jockey Wayne Hutchinson proved a potent partnership with a hat-trick of wins at Worcester tonight.

They combined with Beneagles (11/2), Passing Call (4/5 favourite) and The Devils Drop (11/8 favourite) all first past the post at Pitchcroft on the course's annual Irish race evening.


5.50pm Mazak & PP Together Success Novices' Handicap Chase: 1 Dark Invader 9/4 Fav Evan Williams Adam Wedge, 2 Comanche Chieftain 8/1 ½L N B King Wayne Hutchinson, 3 Golden Vision 3/1 2½L D Skelton Harry Skelton, 4 Take A Break 4/1 22L N J Hawke Sean Bowen.

6.20pm Mazak & PP Going Forward Together Novices' Chase: 1 Souriyan 3/1 P Bowen Sean Bowen, 2 Scoop The Pot 6/5 Fav 3L P J Hobbs R Johnson, 3 Jacks Last Hope 2/1 19L C Grant B Hughes.

6.50pm PP Control & Automation Handicap Hurdle: 1 Beneagles 11/2 A King Wayne Hutchinson, 2 Ennistown 16/1 1L A J Honeyball Rex Dingle, 3 Sky Pirate 11/8 Fav 3½L Jonjo O'Neill Aidan Coleman, 4 Good Tradition 14/1 10L D McCain Jnr Harry Stock.

7.20pm Northern Water Services Selling Handicap Hurdle: 1 Ruaraidh Hugh 11/1 Julia Brooke J Kington, 2 Della Sun 12/1 5L A Whitehead Josh Wall, 3 Ladies Dancing 7/1 15L C J Down Page Fuller, 4 Intifadah 11/8 Fav 9L D Skelton Harry Skelton.

7.50pm Lighting And Living Worcester's Home Furnishing Mares' Maiden Hurdle: 1 Passing Call 4/5 Fav A King Wayne Hutchinson, 2 Green Or Black 9/4 5L N P Mulholland T Scudamore, 3 Port Royale 33/1 3L A J Honeyball Rex Dingle, 4 Valjan 25/1 7L O Sherwood Thomas Garner.

8.20pm Amodil Group Stainless Steel Novices' Hurdle: 1 The Devils Drop 11/8 Fav A King Wayne Hutchinson, 2 Bugsie Malone 10/3 31L C Gordon Tom Cannon, 3 Sad Eyed Dylan 25/1 24L Tim Vaughan Alan Johns, 4 Dollnamix 66/1 16L Miss E C Lavelle Nick Scholfield.

8.50pm Guide Dogs Handicap Hurdle: 1 G For Ginger 11/10 Fav A J Honeyball Rex Dingle, 2 Mercian King 13/2 15L Miss Amy Murphy Jack Quinlan, 3 Vif Argent 40/1 9L Dave Roberts Lee Edwards, 4 Blazon 9/1 25L K C Bailey David Bass.