peccadillo


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Running at Newbury last time, Peccadillo did not help his cause by continually jumping to his right and could only finish third behind Chicago City.
Peccadillo landed a victory over the trip on his first visit to Huntingdon back in September 2002 and after finishing second the following September, he was back in the winner's circle in the same race this season.
The latter landed the Edward Hanmer Chase at Haydock last Sunday, form which puts Peccadillo in with a massive shout tomorrow.
Particularly the vituperative battle waged against President Clinton for what amounted to a sexual peccadillo.
Peccadillo can follow-up a recent impressive victory at Folkestone in the Bank One National Hunt Credit Card Novices' Handicap Chase at Uttoxeter.
Juliet may beg forgiveness for a peccadillo in the way a man might for sleeping with his secretary.
Peccadillo set a course record for the extended two and a half miles when he won the handicap chase for the second time in three years, having finished second last year.
And yes, digestive tracts burst with each witless personality peccadillo revealed.
Peccadillo Circus explores the nation's obsessions, fetishes and dirtiest secrets through revealing interviews.
Peccadillo ran well enough at Ascot next time as well but found Chicuello and Moor Lane too strong in the closing stages.
Politicians identify some peccadillo that's fallen from political fashion, then convince the majority of voters that they're justified in fining their ``sinful'' neighbors for their bad habits.
Peccadillo makes a quick return to action having run Swansea Bay close at Kempton last Saturday, while top-weight and course winner Chicuelo returns to chasing having won over hurdles during the summer.