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The website is curated by 2 racing enthusiasts from either end of the British Isles, Charlie hails from Glasgow while Rich is from the Isle of Wight…..
Miles apart but united by the sport of kings…
What a fantastic day on Sunday over in Paris, it wasn’t the result we all wanted with Enable finishing outside the top 3 but the main thing is that ALL the horses returned safe & sound.
Congratulations to Sottsass on winning the Prix De L’Arc De Triomphe & enjoy your retirement….
We also had a good day with our Arc blog, with 4 winners, we have given the guys some time off & you will have to make do with just Rich today!
It’s future champions weekend at Newmarket & it is also the start of the winter national hunt season at Chepstow, with all things being well, we should have our thoughts from both cards on Saturday but for today it’s just Newmarket….
The going at Newmarket is…… Soft
1.50 Cornwallis Stakes – Group 3 – 2yo Only – 5f
Bahrain Pride – Kodiac x Life of Pi Colt.
Winner on debut by 3/4’s of a length in a Windsor 6f Class 5 maiden on August 17th on soft ground before making it 2 from 2 at Ripon on August 31st by 1 & 3/4 lengths in the 6f Listed Champion 2yo Trophy Stakes from International Dream, again on soft ground.
Stepped up to Group 2 company at Newbury on September 19th in the 6f Mill Reef Stakes, finishing a 4 & 1/2 length 5th of 8 on good ground.
Drops to 5f & back on soft ground….
2.25 – Oh So Sharp Stakes ( Fillies’) Group 3 – 2yo Only – 7f...
Thinking of you – American Pharaoh x Fabulous
Landed a Limerick 6 & 1/2f maiden on debut( September 15th) on soft ground by 1/2 a length before stepping up to Group 3 level in the 7f Weld Park Stakes at the Curragh, finishing 3rd by 2 & 1/4 lengths to Elysium….
3.00 Challenge Stakes – Group 2 – 3yo Plus – 7f….
Daahyeh – Bated Breath x Affluent Filly
Rated 110 & carries just 8s 12Lb the lowest in the race, due to her fillies’ allowance & for being a 3yo. Makes seasonal return.
Last seen finishing 2nd in the 1m Breeders Cup Fillies Turf at Santa Anita in November, beaten by 1 & 1/4 lengths.
Runner up to Love in the Group 1 7f Moyglare Stud Stakes at the Curragh on September 15th 2019 before landing the Group 2 Rockfel Stakes (Fillies’) over C&D on September 27th 2019.
3.35 – Fillies’ Mile – Group 1 – 2yo Only – 1m…
Shale – Galileo x Homecoming Queen
Finished 6th on debut at Leopardstown over 7f back in June but made no mistake on her second outing in July, on soft/heavy ground at Gowran by 3 & 1/4 lengths.
Stepped up to Group 3 company in the 7f Group 3 Silver Flash Stakes on August 6th from Pretty Gorgeous by 1 & 1/2 lengths. The form was reversed on August 22nd in the 7f Group 2 Debutante ( Fillies’) Stakes at The Curragh before the pair met again in the Group 1 7f Moyglare ( Fillies’) Stud Stakes again at The Curragh, winning by 3/4’s of a length….
4.10 – Old Rowley Cup Handicap ( Heritage) – Class 2 – 3yo Only – 1m 4f…
Brilliant Light – Sea the Stars x Flame of Gibraltar Gelding.
Made debut on July 8th in a 1m 2f Class 5 Newbury Novice Stakes, finishing a 4 & 3/4 lengths 2nd to Darain. Won (Just) on second start on the all weather at Wolverhampton when stepping up to 1m 4f in a Class 5 Novice Stakes by a neck from Crystal Pegasus before making it 2 wins from 3 starts in a Sandown 1m 2f Class 3 Handicap, from an opening mark of 88, winning by a short head. Runs today from 93….
That is everything for you today folks, thanks for popping by & for your support, we really appreciate it…
All the Best – Rich