Saturday, October 2, 2004
CAMBRIDGESHIRE MEETING NEWMARKET 2004
RACENEWS RACECOURSE SERVICE
THIRD DAY, SATURDAY, OCTOBER 2
RECORD CAMBRIDGESHIRE CROWD
Today’s attendance of 16,153 is a record for totesport Cambridgeshire day, being a 3% increase on last year (15,674).
Lisa Hancock, managing director of Newmarket Racecourses, said: “It is a modern day record for this day.
“I am sure that Attraction’s appearance in the Kingdom of Bahrain Sun Chariot Stakes helped swell the crowd, while Greene King’s Sport of Kings promotion brought over 8,000 of their customers today.”
Race One: EBF Jersey Lily Fillies’ Nursery
MURTAGH STILL ON A HIGH
Johnny Murtagh, in double form here on Friday, carried on where he left off when steering Wedding Party to victory in the opening EBF Jersey Lily Fillies’ Nursery.
Wedding Party, who looked very strong up the hill and galloped away to beat Love Affair by a length and a quarter, is trained by Amanda Perrett for the Cheveley Park Stud.
Mrs Perrett said: “Wedding Party is tough and the rain-softened ground suited her. This is not an easy time of the year for fillies, but she did the job well.”
Chris Richardson, managing director of the Cheveley Park Stud, had less encouraging news of Chorist, who was scheduled to run in tomorrow’s Prix Dollar at Longchamp.
He said: “Chorist was being loaded on to the plane this morning for what was her first flight when she threw a wobbly and banged her head. It was considered unsafe for her to travel, but luckily we left her in the Emirates Airlines Champion Stakes so she will be re-routed to Newmarket in two weeks’ time.
“However, Chic, who had a slight problem yesterday, is fine again and has been given the green light to run in the Kingdom of Bahrain Sun Chariot Stakes here this afternoon.”
There was a sting in the tail for Johnny Murtagh, successful in the opening EBF Jersey Lily Fillies’ Nursery, when the Irishman was suspended for three days for careless riding, being adjudged to have caused interference to Shosolosa, who finished fifth.
However, Murtagh, who is banned from October 13-15, will be back in time for Champions’ Day here a fortnight today.
After today’s opening race, the following jockeys reported the ground as:
Richard Hughes, rider of Godsend, said: “Good ground.”
Michael Hills, rider of Je Suis Belle, said: “Same as yesterday.”
Kevin Darley, rider of runner-up Love Affair, said: “Good to soft.”
Seb Sanders, rider of Musical Day, said: “On the slow side.”
Frannie Norton, rider of Malinsa Blue, said: “We’re getting well in there anyway.”
Johnny Murtagh, rider of winner Wedding Party, said: “Good to soft - not too bad.”
Nicky Mackay, rider of third-placed Catch A Star, said: “Dried up a lot since yesterday.”
Paul Hanagan, rider of Icing, said: “Just on the slow side.”
Richard Mullen, rider of Aberdovey, said: “Loose and on the slow side.”
Nelson De Souza, rider of Belly Dancer, said: “Good to soft.”
Richard Hills, rider of Toffee Vodka, said: “Slow side of good but drying, a little bit tacky in places.”
Frankie McDonald, rider of Shosolosa, said: “Slow side of good.”
2.35pm Finnforest Oh So Sharp Stakes
PENKENNA PRINCESS RULES AT HQ
Penkenna Princess gained consolation for finishing third here at Newmarket on September 21 by belying her odds of 25/1 today to score by half a length from Favourita in the Listed Finnforest Oh So Sharp Stakes.
Paul Hanagan gained his first winner here in the process.
Winning trainer Ralph Beckett said: “The way that she worked this week I had to run her here. I am thrilled with the way that it has worked out.
“I was underbidder on her when she went to Willie Brown for 16,000 guineas and then I bought her for 60,000 guineas six months later.
“She has shown loads at home and I couldn’t believe it when she was beaten here last time - I thought she was a real good thing.
“Today has made up for that and I think there could be more improvement to come as she is a May foal. She’s had two quick races but I wouldn’t rule anything out.”
Hanagan commented: “I have finally got my first Newmarket winner - it has taken a long time - I thought I was never going to get off the mark here.
“It is nice surprise though Mr Beckett said that the filly would take all the beating. He was absolutely right.
“I didn’t expect them all to go across to the stands’ rail but it worked out well for me - I am glad I kicked when I did - I half stole it.”
Race Two: Finnforest Oh So Sharp Stakes
QUINN DELIGHTED WITH FAVOURITA
Richard Quinn gave a positive post-race bulletin to trainer Clive Brittain after he failed by only half a length to get Favourita past Penkenna Princess in the Listed Finnforest Oh So Sharp Stakes.
Quinn said: “Favourita did nothing wrong, but the winner got first run on us. I was never going to get through on the rails so had to switch for a run.
“However, she is now a Listed-placed filly, and I think she will do even better next year.”
Brittain had expected a big run from Favourita, the filly having run well to finish fifth to Playful Act in the May Hill Stakes at Doncaster.
He said: “She was flat to the boards all the way but kept on battling all the way to the line.”
Race Three: Kingdom of Bahrain Sun Chariot Stakes
NO DOUBT ABOUT THE MAIN ATTRACTION
The sustained applause which greeted Attraction after the dual Guineas heroine had bounced back to form to win the Group One Kingdom of Bahrain Sun Chariot Stakes had trainer Mark Johnston close to tears.
This was Attraction’s fourth Group One triumph, and how she battled up the hill, finding more when Kieren Fallon attacked on Chic to hold on, amidst a crescendo of noise, by a neck.
Told by racecourse chairman Peter Player that, despite the rain-softened going, Attraction had clocked a time only 1.73s outside the course record, Johnston replied: “That is because of the horse, not the ground!”
Johnston, who had agonised all morning whether to let Attraction take her chance, said: “That is the limit of her stamina, and I would have loved to have run her over seven furlongs during the summer or even six.
“Obviously, things got tough in the last furlong, but up until then I thought she was right back to her best and racing like I love to see her - the rest were scrubbing along and all flat to the boards.
“The ground beat her in France, and her other two defeats were inflicted by a fantastic filly in Soviet Song, who deserves to be rated the season’s top miler.
“They are two different types - we run from the front and she comes with one sharp late burst.
“There is no doubt in my mind that Attraction is the best horse that I have trained, and I can’t understand why the official handicappers don’t rate her the number one three-year-old.
“I don’t know what more she has to do to win them over, but it doesn’t really bother me. If they can’t appreciate her, it’s their loss, not mine.
“Attraction will be on her holidays on Monday and will go home to The Duke of Roxburgh’s for a long winter’s rest by the end of the week, but, hopefully, she will come back and race next season.”
Kevin Darley, who immediately made a bee-line for the far rails on leaving the stalls, could not praise Attraction highly enough.
He said: “She is incredible, unbelievable. At half-way she was travelling as well as she has ever done - she switched leads running into the Dip and when Kieren came at me she put her head down and went again.
“The ground was rough on that far rail, but it is definitely faster so we decided to take that route. She dug deep and battled up the hill, and I was not surprised at the reception she got. She deserved it.”
3.15pm Kingdom Of Bahrain Sun Chariot Stakes
CHIC FINDS ONE TOO STRONG
With racegoers entertained to an epic Kingdom Of Bahrain Sun Chariot Stakes, it was a pity that there had to be a loser but Chic ended up going down by a neck to Attraction.
Sir Michael Stoute, trainer of Chic, said: “Nearly - she’s very game and the winner is a very admirable, tough filly. Chic put up a very game performance and I’m pleased with her anyway.
“As for plans she’s going home to relax now but she may stay in training as a five-year-old.”
Chris Richardson, managing director of Chic’s owner, the Cheveley Park Stud, added: “She’s run a blinder - she’s tough and game. She had to be pulled off the rail on to ground which is not quite so good but saying that the winner is very good.
“At least we gave her a run for her money.”
Teddy Grimthorpe, racing manager for Khalid Abdulla, owner of third-placed Nebraska Tornado, said: “She wasn’t beaten that far in the end, under two lengths, and stayed on quite well.
“We’ll see about the Breeders’ Cup for her - that’s a possible and then we’ll consider if she stays in training next year.”
THE KINGDOM OF BAHRAIN
SUN CHARIOT STAKES ROLL OF HONOUR (1966-2003)
Year Winner Age/Wgt Owner Trainer Jockey SP
2003 ECHOES IN ETERNITY 3-8-10 Godolphin Saeed bin Suroor Jamie Spencer 9/1
2002 DRESS TO THRILL 3-8-10 Moyglare Stud Farm Dermot Weld IRE Pat Smullen 11/8 F
2001 INDEPENDENCE 3-8-10 Cliveden Stud Ed Dunlop Kieren Fallon 5/2F
2000 DANCEABOUT 3-8-09 Bloomsbury Stud Geoff Wragg Darryll Holland 9/2
1999 LADY IN WAITING 4-8-13 Pegasus Racing Ltd Paul Cole Jimmy Fortune 5/1
1998 KISSOGRAM 3-8-08 Helena Springfield Ltd Luca Cumani John Reid 5/4F
1997 ONE SO WONDERFUL 3-8-08 Helena Springfield Ltd Luca Cumani John Reid 5/2
1996 LAST SECOND 3-8-11 Faisal Salman Sir Mark Prescott George Duffield 9/4F
1995 WARNING SHADOWS 3-8-08 Sheikh Marwan Al Maktoum Clive Brittain Kevin Darley 6/1
1994 LA CONFEDERATION 3-8-08 Sheikh Mohammed David Loder Kevin Darley 5/1
1993 TALENTED 3-8-08 Sheikh Mohammed John Dunlop Willie Carson 4/1
1992 RED SLIPPERS 3-8-08 Sheikh Mohammed Luca Cumani Frankie Dettori 6/4F
1991 RISTNA 3-8-08 George Strawbridge John Gosden Willie Carson 4/1
1990 KARTAJANA 3-8-11 H H Aga Khan Michael Stoute Walter Swinburn 11/10F
1989 BRAISWICK 3-8-07 White Lodge Stud Geoff Wragg Gary Carter 4/1
1988 INDIAN SKIMMER 4-9-06 Sheikh Mohammed Henry Cecil Michael Roberts 40/85F
1987 INFAMY 3-8-07 Gerald Leigh Luca Cumani Ray Cochrane 5/1
1986 DUSTY DOLLAR 3-8-07 Maktoum Al Maktoum Dick Hern Willie Carson 7/2
1985 FREE GUEST 4-9-04 Fittocks Stud Ltd Luca Cumani Pat Eddery 13/8F
1984 FREE GUEST 3-8-04 M Boffa Luca Cumani Darrel McHargue 2/1F
1983 CORMORANT WOOD 3-8-05 Bobby McAlpine Barry Hills Steve Cauthen 7/2
1982 TIME CHARTER 3-9-00 Robert Barnett Henry Candy Billy Newnes 6/1
1981 HOME ON THE RANGE 3-8-06 Louis Freedman Henry Cecil Lester Piggott 2/1F
1980 SNOW 3-8-07 M Fraser Kevin Prendergast IRE Lester Piggott 12/1
1979 TOPSY 3-8-07 Budgie Moller Harry Wragg Lester Piggott 7/2
1978 SWISS MAID 3-8-07 Max Fine Paul Kelleway Lester Piggott 5/1
1977 TRIPLE FIRST 3-9-00 Raymond Clifford-Turner Michael Stoute Greville Starkey 7/1
1976 RANIMER 3-8-07 Sir Robin McAlpine Peter Head FR Alfred Gibert 9/1
1975 DUBOFF 3-8-07 Mrs C Radcliffe Barry Hills Willie Carson 6/1
1974 SWEET FAREWELL 3-8-07 C G St Lawrence Sir Hugh Nugent Pat Eddery 20/1
1973 CHEVELEY PRINCESS 3-9-03 Budgie Moller Harry Wragg Lester Piggott 6/1
1972 SLEAT 3-8-10 David Wills Bruce Hobbs John Gorton 8/1
1971 HILL CIRCUS 3-3-08 George Pope Jnr Noel Murless Geoff Lewis EvensF
1970 POPKINS 3-9-00 Budgie Moller Harry Wragg Lester Piggott 4/7F
1969 LUCYROWE 3-9-00 Louis Freedman Peter Walwyn Duncan Keith 4/6F
1968 HILL SHADE 3-9-00 George Pope Jnr Noel Murless Sandy Barclay 4/5F
1967 CRANBERRY SAUCE 3-9-00 John Hornung Noel Murless George Moore 7/2
1966 LUCAYA 3-9-00 David Aykroyd Bill Elsey Jimmy Lindley 100/8
Inaugurated in 1966, the Kingdom Of Bahrain Sun Chariot Stakes commemorates King George VI’s great mare Sun Chariot, heroine of the wartime 1000 Guineas, Oaks and St Leger in 1942 when all of the classics were run at Newmarket.
Prior to 1974, the race was confined to three-year-old fillies and was run as a Group Two contest up until this year, when it is upgraded to Group One status.
Generally the contest has been won by fillies just short of the absolute best although there have been some very notable exceptions.
The best winners included Time Charter (1982) who was also successful in the Oaks at Epsom that season and went on to land the King George VI and Queen Elizabeth Diamond Stakes at Ascot the following year. Similarly, Cormorant Wood (1983) went on to greater glory, landing the Juddmonte International at York in 1984.
The outstanding grey mare Indian Skimmer was successful in 1988 and won a total of three Group One contests during her career, which included the Champion Stakes at Newmarket later in the month.
By far the most successful trainer is Luca Cumani. The Italian has saddled six winners of the the Kingdom Of Bahrain Sun Chariot Stakes - Free Guest (1984 and 1985), Infamy (1987), Red Slippers (1992), One So Wonderful (1997) and Kissogram (1998). One So Wonderful and Infamy proved to be the best of his winners, with the former going on to land the Juddmonte International at York the following season while Infamy won the Grade One Rothmans International at Woodbine, Canada in 1988. Similarly the 1989 winner Braiswick went on to top success in Canada, landing the Grade One E P Taylor Stakes at Woodbine.
Several winners have also gone on to significant success as broodmares, most notably 1981 scorer Home On The Range, who produced the 1987 Derby hero Reference Point.
3.55pm totesport Cambridgeshire Heritage Handicap
WINNER NO FLUKE
David Elsworth was not surprised that Spanish Don won the £ 130,000 totesport Cambridgeshire despite the fact that the six-year-old went off at 100/1, the first winner of this historic race to start at this price since Pullover in 1932.
Elsworth said: “Well I never - fancy that! It was a surprise that he went off at 100/1 but not a surprise that he won - he’s a very good horse. He’s won two already this year, he won a few last year and he’s a prolific winner - his form ties in well.
“He was four lengths behind Gatwick last time at Newbury and that one was 9/1 and we were 100/1. I was standing behind Mick Channon [Gatwick’s trainer] and I said to him I’ve got very good odds here! However, a very good price doesn’t make them any quicker!
“I was disappointed with him at Newbury and I really thought that he would win there. However, four lengths is not a lot on loose ground and with a lot of other horses in the way.
“I really thought that he was a Cambridgeshire horse which was mentioned in despatches after he won at Kempton. I took him to York but withdrew him because of the ground and then after Newbury our confidence took a bashing.
“I had a few quid on him today but not as much as at Newbury though.
“This has been great fun and seriously it must be my popularity that made him a 100/1 chance! Even the Racing Post said that he had a chance!
“When he was a three-year-old in France owned by Khalid Abdulla and trained by Andre Fabre he was rated 105. I inherited him on 70 and he’s 95 before this win.
“I don’t know if I’ve trained a 100/1 winner before - I’ve had a 100/1 third in the Emirates Airline Champion Stakes [Indian Creek] and a 100/1 third in the ultimatebet.com 2000 Guineas [Norse Dancer].”
It was the second time he had trained the winner of the totesport Cambridgeshire, having sent out Lear Spear at 20/1 in 1998.
Race Four: totesport Cambridgeshire
CHAMINGS FRUSTRATION CONTINUES
“What do I have to do to win a race?” asked Patrick Chamings after Take A Bow had been beaten a neck by 100-1 shot Spanish Don in the totesport Cambridgeshire.
Chamings, whose last 31 runners have all been beaten, said: “I am in the cold list, yet I have finished second in two big races in successive week-ends, Self Defense at Ascot and now Take A Bow in the totesport Cambridgeshire.
“Our fellow has run a fantastic race for a three-year-old and, remember, we were giving the winner 2lb. He is only a frame of a horse and we will probably put him away now as he has four-year-old written all over him.”
Pedrillo, subject of a monumental gamble, being backed down to 7-2 favourite, trailed in 22nd.
Seb Sanders, who had wasted to get down to 8st 3lb for Pedrillo, said: “I had worked so hard and it is a huge anticlimax. He just never ran his race - it’s disappointing, but that’s racing.”
totesport CAMBRIDGESHIRE FACTS & FIGURES
● The totesport Cambridgeshire was first run in 1839, being won by Lanercost.
● The famous handicap is run over 1m 1f on the Rowley Mile course at Newmarket. It has also been held four times on the July course (1999, 1986, 1941, 1939) while the 1940 Cambridgeshire took place at Nottingham.
● La Fleche won the 1892 Cambridgeshire after success in the 1000 Guineas, Oaks and St Leger that season.
● The 1994 winner Halling, who captured the Cambridgeshire off 8st 8lb, went on to score five times in Group One company, taking in the Eclipse (twice), Juddmonte International (twice) and Prix d’Ispahan.
● Three horses have managed to pull off the “Autumn Double” (totesport Cambridgeshire & totesport Cesarewitch) - Rosebery (1876), Foxhall (1881) and Plaisanterie (1885). The last trainer to win the totesport Cambridgeshire and the totesport Cesarewitch in the same year was Sam Darling in 1925, taking the former with Masked Marvel and the latter with Forseti.
● There have been six dual winners of the race: Hackler’s Pride (1903 & 1904), Christmas Daisy (1909 & 1910), Sterope (1948 & 1949), Prince de Galles (1969 & 1970), Baronet (1978 & 1980) and Rambo’s Hall (1989 & 1992).
● Baronet, trained at Epsom by John Benstead, was something of a Cambridgeshire specialist. In addition to winning the handicap in 1978 and 1980, he was also second in 1977 and 1981.
● Pullover caused the biggest shock ever in the Cambridgeshire when winning at 100/1 in 1932, while the shortest-priced horse to be successful was the 11/10 shot Polymelus in 1906.
● In more recent times, the biggest shocks have come with the 50/1 shots Braughing (1981) and Balthus (1987), while the 2001 hero I Cried For You was returned at 33/1.
● Since the war only seven favourites have been triumphant, the last being the Sir Mark Prescott-trained Pasternak in 1997 who went off at 4/1, landing a huge gamble.
● Among current trainers, the most successful is Jeremy Glover who has sent out the victor on four occasions (Balthus 1987, Rambo’s Hall 1989 & 1992 and Clifton Fox 1996). Sir Mark Prescott is next in line with three winners (Quinlan Terry 1988, Pasternak 1997 and Chivalry 2003).
● Three of Jeremy Glover’s Cambridgeshire heroes were partnered by Dean McKeown, making him and George Duffield (who won on all three of Sir Mark Prescott’s winners) the most successful current jockeys in the contest.
● The highest weight carried to victory in the post-war period was the 9st 10lb shouldered by the Roger Charlton-trained Cap Juluca in 1995.
● On the other hand, Esquire won with the featherweight of 6st 3lb in 1945.
● There have been two dead-heats during the race’s history - Medal & Niantic (1927) and Violetta III & Henry The Seventh (1961).
THE totesport AUTUMN DOUBLE
The totesport Cambridgeshire, run over nine furlongs today ( Saturday, October 2), and the totesport Cesarewitch, double the length at two and a quarter miles on Saturday, October 16, form the totesport Autumn Double.
This year’s £100,000 totesport Autumn Double means that trainers are keener than ever to do well in both races which are among the biggest betting events of the year.
A magnificent £100,000 bonus (£70,000 to the stable staff, £30,000 to the trainer) is on offer to any stable which can win both legs of the 2004 totesport Autumn Double and this is in addition to the tremendous prize money - £130,000 each - for the totesport Cambridgeshire and totesport Cesarewitch.
Sir Mark Prescott tried to land the totesport Autumn Double in 2003, the first year the bonus was offered. After his Chivalry won the totesport Cambridgeshire, the Heath House handler had two runners in the totesport Cambridgeshire, but they could only finish 11th and 18th.
There are five trainers with runners/entries in both handicaps Mick Channon, Michael Jarvis, Jeremy Noseda, Sir Mark Prescott and Mark Tompkins. There were 19 at the entry stage.
totesport, as part of their Autumn Double Bonus, have invited representatives from each yard that entered in both the totesport Cambridgeshire and the totesport Cesarewitch to enjoy a day's racing and hospitality at Newmarket on Saturday. The stable staff from some of the top yards in the country will be hosted by totesport in the Sponsors' Lounge.
Joe Scanlon Managing Director of totesport, said: “The tote recognises the hard work and huge contribution, from so many people that goes on behind the scenes in racing. In celebration of this and in keeping with the £100,000 totesport Autumn Double Bonus, we wanted to entertain the people who work tirelessly within the industry. We hope that they enjoy their day. “
Lisa Hancock Newmarket's Managing Director said: “We are very pleased that the tote are again offering the Autumn Double Bonus that, if won, will be split £30,000 to the trainer and £70,000 to the stable staff. We hope that they enjoy their day's racing at Newmarket this Saturday.”
EFFECT OF THE DRAW SINCE 1990
No winner of the totesport Cambridgeshire has been drawn below 11 since 1992.
YEAR 1ST FOUR STALLS HOME STALL POSITION GROUND
2003 17, 28, 31, 24 HIGH GOOD TO FIRM
2002 26, 2, 23, 33 HIGH FIRM, GOOD TO FIRM IN PLACES
2001 11, 2, 12, 8 HIGH GOOD
2000 34, 15, 20, 33 HIGH GOOD
1999 14, 17, 29, 21 HIGH SOFT*
1998 33, 35, 29, 22 LOW GOOD
1997 17, 9, 1, 25 LOW GOOD TO FIRM
1996 17, 21, 16, 15 LOW GOOD TO FIRM
1995 26, 22, 2, 15 HIGH GOOD TO FIRM
1994 24, 23, 21, 15 LOW GOOD
1993 18, 28, 2, 21 CENTRE GOOD TO SOFT
1992 7, 2, 5, 27 CENTRE GOOD TO SOFT
1991 27, 26, 19, 5 HIGH GOOD TO FIRM
1990 2, 4, 6, 18 HIGH GOOD TO FIRM
* Run over 1m 2f on the July Course
THE totesport CAMBRIDGESHIRE ROLL OF HONOUR (1945-2003)
Year Winner Age/Wgt Owner Trainer Jockey SP
2003 CHIVALRY 4-8-01 Wally Sturt - Osborne House IV Sir Mark Prescott George Duffield 14/1
2002 BEAUCHAMP PILOT 4-9-05 Erik Penser Gerard Butler Eddie Ahern 9/1
2001 I CRIED FOR YOU 6-8-06 One Stop Partnership James Given Michael Fenton 33/1
2000 KATY NOWAITEE 4-8-08 The Stable Maites Peter Harris John Reid 6/1
1999 SHE’S OUR MARE 6-7-12 Exors of the late Denise Reddan Tony Martin IRE Frannie Norton 11/1
1998 LEAR SPEAR 3-7-13 Raymond Tooth David Elsworth Neil Pollard 20/1
1997 PASTERNAK 4-9-01 Graham Rock Sir Mark Prescott George Duffield 4/1F
1996 CLIFTON FOX 4-8-02 P & S Partnership Jeremy Glover Nigel Day 14/1
1995 CAP JULUCA 3-9-10 Martin Myers Roger Charlton Richard Hughes 11/1
1994 HALLING 3-8-08 Sheikh Mohammed John Gosden Frankie Dettori 8/1F
1993 PENNY DROPS 4-7-13 Stanley Sharp Lord Huntingdon David Harrison 7/1F
1992 RAMBO’S HALL 7-9-03 B Dixon Jeremy Glover Dean McKeown 9/2F
1991 MELLOTTIE 6-9-01 Anne Fulton Mary Reveley John Lowe 10/1
1990 RISEN MOON 3-8-09 Robert Sangster Barry Hills Steve Cauthen 7/1F
1989 RAMBO’S HALL 4-8-06 B Dixon Jeremy Glover Dean McKeown 15/1
1988 QUINLAN TERRY 3-8-05 Lady Fairhaven Sir Mark Prescott George Duffield 11/1
1987 BALTHUS 4-8-01 E Bennett Jeremy Glover Dean McKeown 50/1
1986 DALLAS 3-9-06 Richard Duchossois Luca Cumani Ray Cochrane 10/1
1985 TREMBLANT 4-9-08 Khalid Abdulla Ron Smyth Pat Eddery 16/1
1984 LEYSH 3-8-07 Prince Yazid Saud Steve Norton John Lowe 33/1
1983 SANGAMORE 4-7-08 E Naughton Frankie Durr Taffy Thomas 35/1
1982 CENTURY CITY 3-9-06 Ivan Allan Luca Cumani Joe Mercer 20/1
1981 BRAUGHING 4-8-04 Bill Gredley Clive Brittain Steve Cauthen 50/1
1980 BARONET 8-9-03 F Harris John Benstead Brian Rouse 22/1
1979 SMARTSET 4-8-08 George Ward Fulke Johnson Houghton John Reid 33/1
1978 BARONET 6-9-00 F Harris John Benstead Brian Rouse 12/1
1977 SIR TIMON 3-8-03 Lady B Ness Jeremy Hindley Tony Kimberley 18/1
1976 INTERMISSION 3-8-06 John Whitney Michael Stoute Greville Starkey 14/1
1975 LOTTOGIFT 4-8-02 Tony Richards David Hanley Roger Wernham 33/1
1974 FLYING NELLY 4-7-07 Simon Wingfield Digby Bill Wightman David Maitland 22/1
1973 SILICIANA 4-8-05 D Back Ian Balding Geoff Lewis 14/1
1972 NEGUS 5-9-00 R Watson Derrick Candy Philip Waldron 16/1
1971 KING MIDAS 3-7-09 Exors of the late Major H P Holt Derrick Candy Des Cullen 10/1
1970 PRINCE DE GALLES 4-9-07 A Swift Peter Robinson Frankie Durr 6/1
1969 PRINCE OF GALLES 3-7-12 A Swift Peter Robinson Frankie Durr 5/2F
1968 EMERILO 4-7-09 D Green Percy Allden Taffy Thomas 20/1
1967 LACQUER 3-8-06 Budgie Moller Harry Wragg Ron Hutchinson 20/1
1966 DITES 4-7-04 R Midwood Harvey Leader David Maitland 33/1
1965 TARQOGAN 5-9-03 Joe McGrath Seamus McGrath IRE Bill Williamson 100/8
1964 HASTY CLOUD 6-7-10 G Walters Harold Wallington Jock Wilson 100/8F
1963 COMMANDER IN CHIEF 4-8-00 H Whitehouse Eric Cousins Frankie Durr 100/7
1962 HIDDEN MEANING 3-9-00 K Grant Harvey Leader Scobie Breasley 7/1F
1961 DH VIOLETTA III 3-7-08 Budgie Moller Harry Wragg Cliff Parkes 33/1
DH HENRY THE SEVENTH 3-8-04 Jim Joel Bill Elsey Edward Hide 100/8
1960 MIDSUMMER NIGHT II 3-7-12 Paul Mellon Peter Hastings-Bass Duncan Keith 40/1
1959 REXEQUUS 3-8-07 J Adam George Boyd Norman Stirk 25/1
1958 LONDON CRY 4-9-05 Michael Sobell Gordon Richards Scobie Breasley 22/1
1957 STEPHANOTIS 4-8-05 Arpad Plesch Mick Rogers IRE Harry Carr 100/6
1956 LOPPYLUGS 4-7-08 John Beary John Beary Eph Smith 100/7
1955 RETRIAL 3-7-01 Lady Zia Wernher Cecil Boyd-Rochfort Peter Robinson 18/1
1954 MINSTREL 3-7-00 Lord Roseberry Jack Jarvis G Gaston 66/1
1953 JUPITER 3-8-03 Lord Lambton Rufus Beasley Gordon Richards 100/6
1952 RICHER 3-8-00 Greville Baylis Staff Ingham Ken Gethin 100/6
1951 FLEETING MOMENT 5-7-13 Mrs M Johnson Tommy Bartlam Scobie Breasley 28/1
1950 KELLING 3-7-10 Chris Jarvis Alec Waugh Doug Smith 100/7
1949 STEROPE 4-9-04 J Townley Rufus Beasley Charlie Elliot 25/1
1948 STEROPE 3-7-04 J Townley Rufus Beasley D Schofield 25/1
1947 FAIREY FULMAR 4-8-12 G Tachmindji Ossie Bell Tommy Gosling 28/1
1946 SAYANI 3-9-04 Mme J Lieux J Lieux FR Rae Johnstone 25/1
1945 ESQUIRE 3-6-03 J Bueno Bob Colling Guy Packer 40/1
Race Five: The Kennett Handicap
Winner & Placed Quotes
HILLS TAKES BOOKIES TO CLEANERS
Barry Hills has left his betting boots in the cupboard for most of this season, but he brought them out to have a crack at Flamboyant Lad in the Kennett Handicap, and this consistent colt duly obliged at 11-2.
“There is no point in punting if you are not happy with your horses, and they have not been pleasing me, so I’ve barely had a bet,” said Hills.
So why lump on Flamboyant Lad? “The horses have just come right, he is improving and had a nice weight, so I thought I’d go for a little tickle,” replied the Lambourn trainer.
Flamboyant Lad is entered in the Horses-in-Training Sales, but Hills is inclined to advise Sheikh Maktoum Al Maktoum, the colt’s owner-breeder, to take him out.
He explained: “He has size and physique and enough scope to carry on, and he could make a nice horse for next year.”
Richard Hughes, who rode runner-up Corsican Native, told connections: “He needs a mile and a half or a mile and a quarter with a bit of cut in the ground.”
Teddy Grimthorpe, racing manager to Khalid Abdullah, owner of Corsican Native, opined: “That was a good run.”
Sixth race - Suffolk Insulation And Renovation Services EBF Maiden Fillies’ Stakes
LOYAL LOVE RECORDS GODOLPHIN’S CENTURY
Loyal Love gave Godolphin their 100th win in Britain this season in beating Discuss by two and a half lengths.
Assistant trainer Neil Graham said: “She had the faster ground on the far rail didn’t she? Johnny said it was a bit loose and that she would appreciate quicker ground. She’s got bags of natural speed and a good attitude.
“She’ll go to Dubai for the winter but I’m not sure if she’ll run again this season - we’ll see what the trainer [Saeed bin Suroor] thinks.
“She’s a nice filly who ran well first time out and she may well come on again.”
The winner received a quote of 40/1 for next year’s UltimateBet.com 1000 Guineas from Paddy Power.
Sir Michael Stoute, trainer of Discuss, who remains a 25/1 chance with the Irish bookmaker, said: “That was a very, very pleasing debut - she’s a lovely, big scopey filly.”
Richard Hills said of the 7/4 favourite Alhaadh, who finished ninth and was removed from the UltimateBet.com 1000 Guineas betting by Paddy Power having been a 25/1 chance: “She travelled well but got a bit tired - she’s a nice filly and she could well come back and run at the next meeting and win her maiden - she wants further.”
Seventh race - NGK Spark Plugs Handicap
A ‘GREAT DAY’ FOR PRESCOTT
Sir Mark Prescott was in jovial mood after Quarrymount had run away with today’s concluding handicap to give him some compensation for favourite Pedrillo’s disappointing 22nd in the totesport Cambridgeshire.
“We’re delighted to be here now!” said Prescott as he took his ‘rightful’ position in the winner’s enclosure.
He went on to tell a tale of when he worked for trainer Jack Waugh. “One day a horse broke a leg on the gallops in the morning at Mr Waugh’s. I had to go with a horse to Catterick for a seller which he duly won.
“When I returned home I went up to Mr Waugh and said: “I’m so sorry.” He responded by grabbing my arm and saying: “When you’re a flipping trainer, you’ll know that any winner is a great day!”
He continued: “Quarrymount has done it well and Seb has rushed off to Wolverhampton for the 7.30pm.”
Speaking about Songerie, a two-year-old who represented Prescott in a Group Three in Ireland, he added: “She ran like a drain. Apparently there wasn’t much room and there was a bit of a barging match between my jockey Mr Ahern and another jockey, who exchanged words.
“Mr Ahern was due in to see the stewards after racing so I don’t know much more as he was speaking from behind prison bars!”
TOTESPORT HONOURS STABLE STAFF
Stable staff representing yards which entered horses in both legs of totesport’s Autumn Double, today’s feature race, the totesport Cambridgeshire, and the totesport Cesarewitch at Newmarket on Champions’ Day in two weeks time, are being entertained to a day’s racing and hospitality at the racecourse today.
This is the second year which totesport has offered a magnificent £ 100,000 bonus (£ 70,000 to the stable staff and £ 30,000 to the trainer) to any stable which can win both legs of the 2004 totesport Autumn Double.
There are five trainers with runners/entries in both races - Mick Channon, Michael Jarvis, Jeremy Noseda, Sir Mark Prescott and Mark Tompkins, while there were 19 at the entry stage..
totesport sent out invitations to those 19 to send two stable staff to Newmarket, where they will enjoy a buffet lunch with food and drink all day in the Sponsors’ Lounge. The sponsor is expecting most yards to send representatives and they are looking forward to greeting approximately 20 to 30 stable staff.
Today’s totesport Cambridgeshire has a clear market leader in the Sir Mark Prescott-trained Pedrillo, who was 5/1 this morning with totesport. Last season Prescott landed this prestigious contest courtesy of Chivalry.
Pedrillo is the only horse to have seriously been backed since totesport begun their ante-post market with the Singspiel gelding an original 20/1.
“I would be surprised if the money doesn’t keep coming for Pedrillo, who appears to be a horse who shouldn’t get beaten,” said Paul Petrie, totesport’s PR Executive this morning.
“However totesport are offering each-way 1/4 odds for 1,2,3, 4 AND 5 and punters have been taking advantage of this each-way value with Able Baker Charlie and Everest well-backed each-way.”
ATTRACTION DECISION AFTER FIRST TWO RACES
Mark Johnston has yet to make a decision as to whether Attraction will run in the Group 1 £ 200,000 Kingdom Of Bahrain Sun Chariot Stakes today, leaving the final verdict until after the first two races are run.
He walked the eight furlongs of the Rowley Mile at noon with his son Charlie.
The trainer said: “I haven’t come to a conclusion yet as to whether Attraction will run - it is good to soft over the whole course.
“My stick has been going in five inches the whole way and no decision concerning Attraction’s participation will be made until after the first two races are run.”
GROUND EASED SLIGHTLY OVERNIGHT
Following three millimetres of rain overnight, the ground for totesport Cambridgeshire day has been changed to
GOOD - GOOD TO SOFT in places.
Clerk of the course Michael Prosser said: “The ground is now just on the easy side of good and my going stick measures 7.3.
“We have a drying wind and sunshine at the moment. The forecast is for isolated showers this afternoon, and I just hope they miss us.”
Because of the change in ground, Sky Quest has joined Flighty Fellow in being withdrawn from the first leg of the autumn double, leaving 34 runners.
Bookies fear another backlash with Pedrillo in today’s totesport Cambridgeshire, similar to that which hit them so hard with Pasternak, who landed a monumental gamble for the same Sir Mark Prescott stable in this race seven years ago.
Corals were prepared for the stampede for their early morning offer of 11-2, and they were not disappointed, but they soon had to beat a retreat and cut Pedrillo’s odds to 9-2.
Dave Stevens of Corals said: “We saw bits and pieces for Audience at 28-1 and for Ice Palace at 16-1, while Lundy’s Lane, being the Pricewise selection in The Racing Post, was popular from 28-1 to 20-1.
“But all the serious money has been for Pedrillo, and the support has been sustained right through the morning.
“However, our odds compilers have taken the view that we simply have to keep laying Pedrillo at 9-2.
“After all, it is a 33-runner cavalry charge and, while we have the utmost respect for Sir Mark and his record in big handicaps, we are more than happy to take him on at that price.”
Victor Chandler, Ladbrokes and Paddy Power all took a breakfast-time hammering about Pedrillo, with Tony Coleman, representing the last-named firm, declaring: “The moment Sir Mark revealed on this morning’s Morning Line on Channel 4 that he had marked Pedrillo down as his Cambridgeshire horse after he had won his first race as a two-year-old the phones started ringing and, while it is not quite a plunge of Pasternak proportion, it would hurt if Prescott pulled it off again.”
Paddy Power also report money for Lundy’s Lane (20-1 from 25-1) and Zonergem (22-1 from 25-1) for the first leg of the autumn double, while Chandlers have trimmed Vicious Warrior to 40-1 (from 50-1) and Blue Spinnaker to 16-1 (from 20-1).
Most of the morning business surrounded the totesport Cambridgeshire, but Wedding Party has also been a solid order for the opening EBF Jersey Lily Fillies’ Nursery, being shortened to 8-1 from 10-1 with both Paddy Power and Ladbrokes, while Paddy Power, anticipating a big run from the much-heralded newcomers Discuss and Alhaadh in the Suffolk Insulation and Renovation Services EBF Maiden Fillies’ Stakes, have introduced both at 25-1 into their ante-post market for next year’s UtimateBet.com 1,000 Guineas at Newmarket.
FIRST RACE RESULT
2.00pm THE EUROPEAN BREEDERS FUND JERSEY LILY FILLIES’ NURSERY
Class B1, Ł35,000 Added. For 2yo fillies which are EBF eligible, 7f. Minimum weight7st 12lb. Penalties: after September 25, a winner 6lb. Penalty Values: 1st: Ł25,268.75; 2nd: Ł7,775; 3rd: Ł3,887.50; 4th: Ł1,943.75
1) WEDDING PARTY (Cheveley Park Stud) Amanda Perrett 2-9-05 Johnny Murtagh  9/1
2) LOVE AFFAIR (Speedlith Group) Richard Hannon 2-8-11 Kevin Darley  20/1
3) CATCH A STAR (Michael Tabor) Neville Callaghan 2-9-03 Nicky Mackay (3)  7/1
4) MUSICAL DAY (T G Holdcroft) Brian Meehan 2-9-04 Seb Sanders  25/1
5) SHOSOLOSA (Mr & Mrs David Brown) Brian Meehan 2-8-07 Frankie McDonald (3) 
6) BELLY DANCER (Andy Smith) Paul Cole 2-8-09 Nelson De Souza (5) 
7) LADY LE QUESNE (Coriolan Partnership) Andrew Balding 2-9-06 Martin Dwyer 
8) GODSEND (The Queen) Richard Hannon 2-9-02 Richard Hughes 
9) TOFFEE VODKA (G & Mrs L Woodward) John Hills 2-8-13 Richard Hills 
10) ABERDOVEY (Usk Valley Stud) Michael Bell 2-9-03 Richard Mullen 
11) ICING (Cheveley Park Stud) William Haggas 2-9-01 Paul Hanagan 
12) MALINSA BLUE (Andrea Mallinson) Jeremy Glover 2-9-06 Frannie Norton 
13) JE SUIS BELLE (Guy Reed) Barry Hills 2-8-11 Michael Hills 
14) CEREBUS (Paul Dixon) Nick Littmoden 2-9-00 Darryll Holland 
15) DANCE FLOWER (Jaber Abdullah) Mick Channon 2-9-07 Kieren Fallon  6/1 Fav
PU) CAITLIN (EKOS Partnership) Bryan Smart 2-9-01 Derek McGaffin 
Breeder: Cheveley Park Stud Breeding: ch f Groom Dancer (USA) - Ceanothus (IRE) (Bluebird (USA))
Time: 1 min 27.18 sec Dist: 1.25, sh, hd ,hd, nk, ¾, 2, .5, 1.5, .5, ¾, 2, sh, dist
Tote Win: Ł11.00 Places: Ł2.50; Ł5.00; Ł.2.10; Ł9.10 Exacta: Ł161.90
Winning Trainer:- Name: Perrett, Amanda Born: December 31, 1969 Married: July 2, 1995 Trains at: Coombelands Stables, Pulborough, West Sussex Riding Career: 54 wins under Rules, 40 point-to-point winners First Trainer’s Licence: 1996 First Group 1 Win: Prix du Moulin (2000 Indian Lodge) Other Big Race Wins: Prix de la Foret (2000 Indian Lodge); Oak Tree Stakes (2002 Desert Alchemy); Celebration Mile (2002 Tillerman) Winners 1996-03: 1; 8; 11; 18; 27; 37; 60; 55 Horses in Training 2001-04: 99; 104; 100; 120
Winning jockey:-Name: Murtagh, John Patrick Based: Moattown, Kildalkey, Co Meath and Newmarket Born: May 14, 1970 First Winner: Chicago Style, Limerick, July 6, 1987 British Classic Wins (3): Vodafone Derby (2000 Sinndar, 2002 High Chaparral), UltimateBet.com 2000 Guineas (2002 Rock Of Gibraltar) Big Race Wins include: Breeders’ Cup Mile (1995 Ridgewood Pearl), Coronation Stakes (1995 Ridgewood Pearl), Prix de l’Arc de Triomphe (2000 Sinndar), King George VI and Queen Elizabeth Diamond Stakes (2003 Alamshar), Prix du Moulin (1995 Ridgewood Pearl), Yorkshire Oaks (1996 Key Change, 2000 Petrushka), Beverly D Stakes (1996 Timarida), Irish Champion Stakes (1996 Timarida), Irish Oaks (1997 Ebadiyla, 1998 Winona, 2000 Petrushka), Ascot Gold Cup (1999 Enzeli, 2001 & 2002 Royal Rebel); National Stakes (1993 Manntari, 1999 Sinndar), Moyglare Stud Stakes (1998 Edabiya), Irish Derby (2000 Sinndar, 2003 Alamshar), Grosser Dallmayr-Preis (2000 Greek Dance), Prix Niel (2000 Sinndar), Prix de l’Abbaye (2000 Namid), Prix de l’Opera (2000 Petrushka), Dubai Champion Stakes (2000 Kalanisi), Racing Post Trophy (2000 Dilshaan), Irish 2,000 Guineas (2001 Black Minnaloushe), Falmouth Stakes ( 2004 Soviet Song), Darley July Cup (2004 Frizzante), Sussex Stakes (2004 Soviet Song) Wins in Britain 2001-2003: 10; 15; 12 Wins this year in Britain: 76 Wins this season in Britain: 73 (3rd success of Cambridgeshire Meeting - leading rider)
SECOND RACE RESULT
2.35pm THE FINNFOREST OH SO SHARP STAKES
Class A1, Listed Race, Ł25,000 Guaranteed. For 2yo fillies, 7f. Weights: a winner of a Listed race 4lb; of a Pattern race 7lb. Penalty Values: 1st: Ł14,500; 2nd: Ł5,500; 3rd: Ł2,750.50; 4th: Ł1,250; 5th: Ł625; 6th: Ł375
1) PENKENNA PRINCESS (Mrs H M Chamberlain) Ralph Beckett 2-8-09 Paul Hanagan  25/1
2) FAVOURITA (Wyck Hall Stud) Clive Brittain 2-8-09 Richard Quinn  10/1
3) BORTHWICK GIRL (Wendy Englsih) Brian Meehan 2-8-09 Michael Hills  16/1
4) BALTIC DIP (Thurloe Thoroughbreds VIII) Richard Hannon 2-8-09 Richard Hughes 
5) UMNIYA (Kuwait Racing Syndicate) Mick Channon v2-8-09 Kieren Fallon 
6) SALAMANCA (Wood Street Syndcate) Sylvester Kirk 2-8-09 John Egan  4/1 Fav
7) ALTA PETENS (Joy & Valentine Feerick) Michael Bell 2-8-09 Richard Mullen 
8) ALL FOR LAURA (Lord Lloyd-Webber) David Loder 2-8-09 Martin Dwyer 
9) DIVINELY DECADENT (Sue Catt) Peter Chapple-Hyam 2-8-09 Adrian McCarthy 
10) MISS L'AUGEVAL (Jeff Pearce) Geoff Wragg 2-8-09 Darryll Holland 
11) JANE JUBILEE (Sheila Ramsden) Mark Johnston 2-8-09 Kevin Darley 
12) ELIZABETHAN AGE (Bill Gredley) David Loder 2-8-09 Seb Sanders 
13) ROYAL ALCHEMIST (The Ridgeway Partnership) Mark Usher 2--8-09 Alan Daly 
14) GOLDEN ANTHEM (S Birdseye) Jeff Pearce 2-8-09 Jimy Quinn 
Breeder: Mill House Stud Breeding: b f Pivotal - Tiriana (Common Grounds)
Time: 1m 26.22 sec Dist: .5, 1¾, .5, nk, nk, 2.5, nk, hd, 2.5, .5, 1¾, 1¾, .5
Tote Win: Ł30.40 Places: Ł7.80; Ł3.50; Ł4.20 Exacta: Ł354.00
Winning traner:-Name: Ralph Beckett Born: June 24, 1971Based: Windsor House Stables, Lambourn (formerly home to Peter Walwyn from whom he rents 50 boxes) Background: Cousin of Khalid Abdullah’s racing manager Teddy Beckett and he has previously worked for Peter Walwyn, Martin Pipe, Arthur Moore, Jimmy FitzGerald, David Loder, Colin Hayes in Australia and Tom Skiffington in the USA Wins 2002-2003: 13; 17 Date of First Trainer’s Licence: November, 1999 Big Race Wins: Oh So Sharp Stakes (2004 Penkenna Princess) Number of horses in training (2000-2004): 20; 30; 47; 50; 46
Winning Jockey:-Name: Hanagan, Paul Geoffrey Born: September 8, 1980 Wins 2000-2003: 23, 29, 84, 64 Other Information: Formerly apprenticed to trainer Richard Fahey in Malton - the winner of the Racing Schools Apprentice series in 2000, he earned himself a six-week working holiday with Paddy Rudkin in Dubai. Father, Geoff, had brief flirtation with racing in 1960s working for John Waugh in Newmarket for 18 months. Paul began riding out for Warrington-based handler Terry Caldwell before joining Malcolm Jefferson’s yard after coming through British Racing School’s nine-week course. Then teamed up with Fahey. Big Race Wins: William Hill Mile (2003 Lady Bear); Oh So Sharp Stakes (2004 Penkenna Princess) Wins 2004: 75
THIRD RACE RESULT
3.15pm THE KINGDOM OF BAHRAIN
SUN CHARIOT STAKES
Class A1, Group One, Ł200,000 Guaranteed. For 3yo+ fillies & mares, 1m. Weights: 3yo 8st 11lb; 4yo+ 9st. Weight for age: 3yo from 4yo+3lb. Penalty Values: 1st: Ł116,000; 2nd: Ł44,000; 3rd: Ł22,000; 4th: Ł10,000; 5th: Ł5,000
1) ATTRACTION (Duke of Roxburghe) Mark Johnston 3-8-11 Kevin Darley  11/4
2) CHIC (Cheveley Park Stud) Sir Michael Stoute 4-9-00 Kieren Fallon  9/4 Fav
3) NEBRASKA TORNADO (Khalid Abdulla) Andre Fabre FR 4-9-00 Richard Hughes  5/2
4) MAJESTIC DESERT (Jaber Abdullah) Mick Channon 3-8-11 Darryll Holland 
5) MISS MAMBO (Kilboy Estate) Dermot Weld IRE 3-8-11 Johnny Murtagh 
Breeder: Floors Farming Breeding: b f Efisio - Flirtation (Pursuit Of Love)
Time: 1 min 36.27s Dist: nk, 1.5, 5, 14
Tote Win: Ł3.10 Places: Ł1.90; Ł1.90 Exacta: Ł6.70
Winning Trainer:-Name: Johnston, Mark Steven Born:Glasgow, 10/9/59 Date of first licence: January 1987 First winner: Hinari Video (Carlisle, July 1, 1987) Previous Occupation: Qualified as veterinary surgeon at Glasgow University; practiced as vet in Cleveland, Essex and Northern Ireland, spent brief spells with John Winter, Tommy Craig, Charlie Millbank in France and John Russell in USA Classic wins: (2) UltimateBet.com 2000 Guineas (1994 Mister Baileys); UltimateBet.com 1000 Guineas (2004 Attraction) Other major wins include: Ascot Gold Cup (1995 Double Trigger, 2001 & 2002 Royal Rebel), St James’s Palace Stakes (1996 Bijou D'Inde), Sagaro Stakes (1995 & 1996 Double Trigger), Doncaster Cup (1995,1996 & 1998 Double Trigger), Futurity Stakes (1994 Jural), Cornwallis Stakes (1994 Millstream), Lady O Goodwood Cup (1995, 1997 & 1998 Double Trigger, 2000 Royal Rebel, 2004 Darasim), Princess Margaret Stakes (1992 Marina Park), Veuve Cliquot Vintage Stakes (1993 Mister Baileys, 2004 Shamardal), Royal Lodge Stakes (1993 Mister Baileys), Princess Of Wales’s Stakes (1998 Fruits Of Love, 2004 Bandari), Dubai Turf Classic (1999 Fruits Of Love), Hardwicke Stakes (1999 and 2000 Fruits of Love), Lingfield Derby Trial (2002 Bandari), Chester Vase (2002 Fight Your Corner), Classic Trial (2002 Simeon), Peugeot Gordon Stakes (2002 Bandari), Credit Suisse Private Banking Pokal (2002 Yavana’s Pace), Great Voltigeur Stakes (2002 Bandari), Harvest Stakes (2002 Love Everlasting), Cherry Hinton Stakes (2003 Attraction), Betdaq Ormonde Stakes (2004 Systematic), Sun Chariot Stakes (2004 Attraction) Wins in a season (1987-2003): 1: 5: 15: 28: 31: 53: 77: 117: 114: 116: 123: 100:113:130:116: 134 (most victories in Britain): 139 Number of horses in training (1987-2004): n/a: 17: 18: 35: 35: 39: 49: 72: 120: 117: 120:130: 147:152:159:178:178: n/a:n/a Trains at Kingsley House Racing Stables Middleham, N Yorks
Winning jockey:-Name: Darley, Kevin Paul. Born: Tettenhall, Staffordshire, 5/8/60 Apprenticeship: 1976, with Reg Hollinshead. First winner: Dust Up (Haydock 5/8/77) Classic Wins (2): St Leger (2002 Bollin Eric); UltimateBet.com 1000 Guineas (2004 Attraction) First big win: Bovis Handicap (Van Laser - Ascot, October 8, 1977) Major wins include: Wokingham Handicap (1996 Emerging Market), Jersey Stakes (2000 Observatory), Queen Mary Stakes (2000 Romantic Myth, 2003 Attraction), Queen’s Vase (2001 And Beyond, 2003 Shanty Star), King George V H’cap (2002 Systematic), Hardwicke Stakes (2002 Zindabad), Golden Jubilee Stakes (2002 Malhub), Norfolk Stakes (2003 Russian Valour), Sandringham Rated Stakes (2004 Celtic Heroine), Coronation Stakes (2004 Attraction), Irish 1,000 Guineas (2004 Attraction) Park Hill Stakes (1984 Borushka), Racing Post Trophy (1994 Celtic Swing, 2001 High Chaparral), Prix du Jockey-Club (1995 Celtic Swing), Nunthorpe Stakes (1997 Coastal Bluff - dead-heat with Ya Malak), Theo Fennell Lennox Stakes (2000 Observatory), Stanley Leisure Sprint Cup (2000 Pipalong), Queen Elizabeth II Stakes (2000 Observatory, 2002 Where Or When), Harvest Stakes (2001 Lilium), Jockey Club Cup (2001 Capal Garmon), Swinley Stakes (2002 Monturani), William Hill Mile (2002 Smirk), Harvest Stakes (2001 Lilium, 2002 Love Everlasting), Rockfel Stakes (2002 Luvah Girl), Cherry Hinton Stakes (2003 Attraction), Betdaq Ormonde Stakes (2004 Systematic), Sun Chariot Stakes (2004 Attraction, 1995 Warning Shadows, Laa Confederation) Wins 1991-03: 66; 91; 143; 154; 148; 113; 128; 94; 118; 155; 162; 113; 125 Wins in 2004: 78 Other Details: Champion Jockey 2000
FOURTH RACE RESULT
3.55pm THE totesport CAMBRIDGESHIRE
Class B1, Heritage Handicap, Ł130,000 Guaranteed. For 3yo+, 1m 1f. Weights: highest weight not less than 9st 10lb; minimum weight 7st 12lb. Penalties: after August 28, a winner of a Class/Category D race 3lb; of a Class/Category C race 5lb; of Class/Category A or B race 7lb. Weight for age: 3 from 4yo+ 4lb. Weight for age: 3yo from 4yo+4lb. Penalty Values: 1st: Ł75,400; 2nd: Ł28,600; 3rd: Ł14,300; 4th: Ł6,500; 5th: Ł3,250; 6th: Ł1,950
1) SPANISH DON (Richard Cohen & Gordon Li) David Elsworth 6-8-10 Liam Keniry  100/1
2) TAKE A BOW (J E L Wright) Patrick Chamings 3-8-09 Jimmy Quinn  25/1
3) FINE SILVER (SIV Corporation) Paul Cole 3-8-07 Richard Quinn  25/1
4) BLUE SPINNAKER (G Sparkes, G Hart, S Curtis, T Dewhirst) Mick Easterby p5-8-12 Paul Mulrennan (3)  16/1
5) UNSHAKABLE (Unshakable Partnership) Bob Jones 5-8-08 Franny Norton  33/1
6) BLYTHE KNIGHT (Maktoum Al Maktoum) Eed Dunlop 4-9-03 Richard Hills 
7) GATWICK (Henry Ponsonby) Mick Channon 3-9-04 Sam Hitchcott 
8) BLUE TROJAN (The Ex Katy Boys) Sylvester Kirk 4-8-02 (1lb ow) John Egan 
9) EL COTO (R J H Ltd & J P Hames) Bryan McMahon b4-9-01 Graham Gibbons 
10) LUNDY'S LANE (Saeed Manana) Clive Brittain 4-8-09 Michael Hills 
11) IMPELLER (D G Clarke & C L A Edington) William Muir 5-8-10 Steve Drowne 
12) KING'S COUNTY (Gary Coull ) Luca Cumani 6-8-08 Nicky Mackay 
13) PUTRA KUANTAN (H R H Sultan Ahmed Shah) Michael Jarvis 4-8-13 Oscar Urbina 
14) NASHAAB (M W Lawrence) David Evans v7-8-05 Lisa Jones 
15) VICIOUS WARRIOR (Alan Crossan) Richard Whitaker 5-7-10 Ben Swarbrick (5) 
16) ABLE BAKER CHARLIE (David Croft & Partners) James Fanshawe 5-8-08 Kieren Fallon 
17) ICE PALACE (Cheveley Park Stud) James Fanshawe 4-8-11 Johnny Murtagh 
18) ST ANDREWS (Team Havana) Michael Jarvis 4-9-00 Philip Robinson 
19) LANGFORD (Marlborough Electronics) Mark Tompkins 4-7-12 Fran Ferris (3) 
20) DIAMOND MAX (Diamond Racing Ltd) Les Eyre SPA 6-8-00 Joanna Badger 
21) WING COMMANDER (Steve Ryan & Jan Fletcher) Richard Fahey v5-8-09 Paul Hanagan 
22) PEDRILLO (Hesmonds Stud) Sir Mark Prescott 3-8-03 Seb Sanders  7/2 Fav
23) AUDIENCE (Canisbay Bloodstock Stud) John Akehurst p4-8-13 Darryll Holland 
24) CHINKARA (Susan Roy) Brian Meehan 4-8-01 Frankie McDonald (3) 
25) ZONERGEM (Tony Perkins, Lady Herries) Lady Herries p6-8-07 Richard Hughes 
26) PAWN BROKER (Raymond Tooth) David Elsworth 7-9-10 Paul Fitzsimons 
27) KRUGERRAND (Propak Sheet Metal Limited) Willie Musson 5-8-04 Richard Mullen 
28) THIHN (The Square Milers) John Spearing 9-8-09 Alan Daly 
29) CAMILLE PISSARRO (John Egan) David Wintle 4-8-04 David Kinsella 
30) GIFT HORSE (Exors of the late Miss A Church) James Fanshawe 4-8-01 Adrian McCarthy 
31) EVEREST (I S Sandhu & Partners) Brian Ellison 7-8-01 (1lb ow) Martin Dwyer 
UR) DUMARAN (Propak Sheet Metal Limited) Willie Musson 6-7-12 Andrew Mullen (7) 
32 ran Non-Runners: Corageous Duke (Ground), Flighty Fellow (Ground), Sky Quest (Ground), Lago D’Orta (Withdrawn not under starter’s orders)
Breeder: Juddmonte Farms Breeding: b g Zafonic (USA) - Spanish Wells (IRE) (Sadler’s Wells (USA))
Time: 1m 49.80s Dist: nk, 1.25, nk, ¾, hd, hd, .5, ¾, ¾, hd, 1¾, sh, nk, hd, hd, 1.25, nk, ¾, 1¾, sh, 3, 3, 1¾, 1, .5, 1, sh, 3, 2 .5 , 3
Tote Win: Ł75.40 Places: Ł14.20; Ł7.10; Ł6.40; Ł4.70 Exacta: Ł2,238.30
Winning trainer:-Name Elsworth, David Raymond Cecil Date of Birth:12/12/39;Previous Occupation; Professional National Hunt jockey 1957-1972; First winner: Fortune Cookie, Devon, March 23, 1979 First winner on Flat: Raffia Set, Salisbury, April 7, 1979 Wins in a season (1992-2003):40:32: 33:14:16:24:33:50:32:36:20:40 Horses in training (1998-2004): 60:83:100:87:72: 61:64 Major wins include: Royal Hunt Cup (1983 Mighty Fly, 1990 Pontenuovo), Wokingham Handicap (1983 Melindra), King’s Stand Stakes (1989 Indian Ridge), Prince of Wales’s Stakes (1999 Lear Spear), Hardwicke Stakes (2003 Indian Creek), Irish 1,000 Guineas (1990 In The Groove), Champion Stakes (1990 In The Groove), Coronation Cup (1991 In The Groove), Juddmonte International (1990 In The Groove), Cheveley Park Stakes (1989 Dead Certain), Henry II Stakes (1997 & 98 Persian Punch), totesport Cambridgeshire Handicap (1998 Lear Spear, 2004 Spanish Don), Dante Stakes (1999 Salford Express), Diomed Stakes (1999 Lear Spear), Jockey Club Cup (2000, 2002 and 2003 Persian Punch), JP Morgan Private Bank Goodwood Cup (1982 Heighlin, 2001 & 2003 Persian Punch), William Hill Mile (2002 Smirk), Doncaster Cup (2003 Persian Punch) Trains at Whitsbury, Dorset. Other details: National Hunt successes include Cheltenham Gold Cup (1989 Desert Orchid), Grand National (1988 Rhyme ‘N’ Reason), King George VI Chase (1986, 1988, 1989, 1990 Desert Orchid), Whitbread Gold Cup (1988 Desert Orchid), Irish National (1990 Desert Orchid), Queen Mother Champion Chase (1989 & 1990 Barnbrook Again)
Winning jockey:- Name: Keniry, Liam Background: Brother of jumps jockey Barry. Apprenticed to Kingsclere-based trainer Ian Balding. Big Race Wins: totesport Cambridgeshire (2004 Spanish Don), Britannia Handicap (2002 Pentecost) Wins in 2002-2003: 30; 26 Wins in 2004: 14
FIFTH RACE RESULT
4.30pm THE KENNETT HANDICAP
Class C1, Ł20,000 Added. For 3yo rated 0-100, 1m 2f. Weights: highest weight 9st 7lb; minimum weight 8st 7lb. Penalties: after September 25, a winner 6lb. Penalty Values: 1st: Ł12,138.24; 2nd: Ł4,604.16; 3rd: Ł2,302.08; 4th: Ł1,046.40; 5th: Ł523.20; 6th: Ł313.92
1) FLAMBOYANT LAD (Maktoum Al Maktoum) Barry Hills 3-8-08 Michael Hills  11/2 Jt Fav
2) CORSICAN NATIVE (Khalid Abdulla) Amanda Perrett 3-9-04 Richard Hughes  8/1
3) BOULE D'OR (Friends And Family) Roger Ingram 3-9-03 Nigel Day  17/2
4) NAMROC (Bruce Corman) Ed Vaughan 3-9-01 Richard Mullen  11/2 Jt Fav
5) BARBAJUAN (Team Havana) Neville Callaghan 3-8-12 Nicky Mackay (3) 
6) COUNTRYWIDE LUCK (Countrywide Steel & Tubes Ltd) Nick Littmoden 3-9-01 Darryll Holland 
7) DAMI (Saeed Manana) Clive Brittain p3-8-08 Seb Sanders 
8) MOTIVE (Highclere Thoroughbred Racing X) Sir Michael Stoute 3-9-04 Kieren Fallon 
9) MASTER MARVEL (Maktoum Al Maktoum) Mark Johnston 3-9-00 Johnny Murtagh 
10) DANCING LYRA (Nick Browne) John Hills 3-9-02 Steve Drowne 
11) PARKVIEW LOVE (Paul Dean) Mark Johnston 3-9-00 Kevin Darley 
12) HELLO IT'S ME (Mrs P A L Butler) Hugh Collingridge 3-9-01 Jimmy Quinn 
13) IKTITAF (Hamdan Al Maktoum) John Gosden 3-8-13 Richard Hills 
14) ISIDORE BONHEUR (Bill Gredley & Matthew Green) Barry Hills 3-9-07 Martin Dwyer 
15) SGT PEPPER (A T Macdonald) Richard Hannon 3-9-03 John Egan 
16) INCHLOSS (R Thornhill) Bryan McMahon 3-8-11 Richard Quinn 
17) KEELUNG (Norman Chegn) Michael Jarvis 3-9-00 Philip Robinson 
Breeder: Gainsborough Stud Management Ltd
Breeding: ch c Nashwan (USA) - Cheeky Charm (USA) (Nureyev (USA))
Time: 2m 03.40s Dist: .5, 1¾, nk, 1, sh, hd, nk, .5, 1, sh, 2.5, ¾, 1, nk, 1, ¾
Tote Win: Ł5.60 Places: Ł1.60; Ł2.90; Ł2.20; Ł2.60 Exacta: Ł33.90
Winning trainer:-Name: Hills, Barrington William Born: Worcester, 2/4/37;Date of first licence:1969;First winner: La Dolce Vita (Thirsk, April 18,1969) Previous Occupation: Served apprenticeship with Fred Rimell and George Colling, Head Lad with John Oxley for 10 years Classic wins: (4) UltimateBet.com 1000 Guineas (1978 Enstone Park), UltimateBet.com 2000 Guineas (1979 Tap on Wood, 2004 Haafhd), St Leger (1994 Moonax), Other major wins: Irish 1000 Guineas (1993 Nicer, 1999 Hula Angel), Irish Derby (1987 Sir Harry Lewis), Irish Oaks (1974 Dibidale, 1994 Bolas), French St Leger (1994 Moonax), Prix de L’Arc de Triomphe (1973 Rheingold), Ascot Gold Cup (1984 & 1985 Gildoran), Champion Stakes (1983 Cormorant Wood, 2002 Storming Home), Nunthorpe Stakes (1988 HandsomeSailor), Flying Childers Stakes (1987 Gallic League, 1998 Sheer Viking), Champagne Stakes (1977 Sexton Blake, 1985 Sure Blade, 1998 Auction House), Dewhurst Stakes (1988 Scenic (DH), 1996 In Command, 1999 Distant Music), Greenham Stakes (2001 Munir), MBNA Europe Bank Chester Vase (1979 Cracaval, 1973 Proverb, 1999 Peshtigo, 2001 Mr Combustible), Classic Trial (2001 Chancellor), Challenge Stakes (2001 Munir), Royal Whip Stakes (2002 Chancellor), Prestige Stakes (2002 Geminiani), Cheshire Oaks (1992 Aquamarine, 1994 Bolas, 1998 High And Low, 1999 Valentine Girl), Jardine Lloyd Thompson Dee Stakes (1970 Golden Monad, 1972 Our Mirage, 1973 Natsun, 1975 Ravel, 1979 Two Of Diamonds, 1985 Infantry, 1987 Sir Harry Lewis, 1989 Free Sweater, 1990 Blue Stag, 1998 Prolix, 2002 Sohaib) Wins in a season (1987-2003): 96:93:73:113:99:63:39:44:74:84 :79:78:109:72:107:91:107 Horses in training (1984-2004):107,125,139,131,140,152,175,159,129,n/a,113,120,130,137 ,145,150,148,160,167,168, 186
Winning jockey:-Name: Hills, Michael Patrick.Born: Newmarket, 22/1/63 Apprenticeship: With Jeremy Hindley. First winner: Sky Thief (Nottingham 13/8/79) Classic wins: (1) Vodafone Derby (1996 Shaamit) Other major wins include: King George VI and Queen Elizabeth Stakes (1996 Pentire), Prix de l'Abbaye (1988 Handsome Sailor), Irish 1,000 Guineas (1993 Nicer, 1999 Hula Angel), Dewhurst Stakes (1985 Huntingdale, 1988 Scenic, 1996 In Command, 1999 Distant Music), Ascot Gold Cup (1994 Arcadian Heights), Sussex Stakes (1996 First Island), Nunthorpe Stakes (1988 Handsome Sailor), Goodwood Cup (1992 Further Flight), Fillies’ Mile (1989 Silk Slippers), Irish Champion Stakes (1995 Pentire), Coronation Stakes (1997 Rebecca Sharp), Lockinge Stakes (1997 First Island), Haydock Sprint Cup (1997 Royal Applause), Dewhurst Stakes (1999 Distant Music), Prix Jean Prat (1999 Golden Snake), Champion Stakes (2002 Storming Home) Wins (1990-2003):61,65,91,86,89,73,80,84,61,94,73,58,66,58 Wins in 2004: 59
SIXTH RACE RESULT
5.05pm THE SUFFOLK INSULATION & RENOVATION SERVICES EBF MAIDEN FILLIES’ STAKES
Class D2, Ł12,000 Added. For 2yo fillies which are EBF eligible, 6f. Weights: 8st 11lb. Penalty Values: 1st: Ł8,206.25; 2nd: Ł2,525; 3rd: Ł1,262.50; 4th: Ł631.25
1) LOYAL LOVE (Godolphin) Saeed bin Suroor 2-8-11 Johnny Murtagh  12/1
2) DISCUSS (Khalid Abdulla) Sir Michael Stoute 2-8-11 Kieren Fallon  5/2
3) DIAMOND KATIE (Matthews Breding & Racing) Rae Guest 2-8-11 Richard Quinn  10/1
4) AHDAAF (Hamdan Al Maktoum) John Dunlop 2-8-11 Philip Robinson 
5) ARCHEOLOGY (Godolphin) Saeed bin Suroor 2-8-11 Kevin Darley 
6) COUNTY CLARE (Tracy Farmer) Andrew Balding 2-8-11 Martin Dwyer 
7) ENCOURAGEMENT (The Queen) Richard Hannon 2-8-11 Richard Hughes 
8) LADY DORIS WATTS (Jean Keegan) Mick Channon 2-8-11 Sam Hitchcott 
9) ALHAADH (Hamdan Al Maktoum) John Gosden 2-8-11 Richard Hills  7/4 Fav
10) ROCK FEVER (Bermuda Wrectangle Ltd) Mark Wallace 2-8-11 Steve Drowne 
11) LILTING PROSE (Bill Gredley) Richard Hannon 2-8-11 Darryll Holland 
12) TREBLE SEVEN (Saeed Manana) Clive Brittain 2-8-11 Seb Sanders 
13) RUBY MURRAY (Team Havana) Brian Meehan 2-8-08 Liam Keniry (3) 
Breeder: Gainsborough Farm LLC
Breeding: b or br f Danzig (USA) - Always Loyal (USA) (Zilzal (USA))
Time: 1 min 12.60 sec Dist: 2.5, 2, .5, .5, 1.25, nk, .5, 1, 1.5, 1.5, 5, 1
Tote Win: Ł12.50 Places: Ł2.70; Ł1.70; Ł2.90 Exacta: Ł72.10
Winning trainer:-Name: bin Suroor, Saeed Trains at Newmarket for Godolphin, the racing entity of Sheikh Mohammed, whose horses winter in Dubai and race worldwide. British Classic wins: (11) 2,000 Guineas (1996 Mark of Esteem, 1999 Island Sands), 1,000 Guineas (1998 Cape Verdi, 2002 Kazzia), Vodafone Oaks (1995 Moonshell; 2002 Kazzia); Vodafone Derby (1995 Lammtarra); betfair.com St Leger (1995 Classic Cliche; 1998 Nedawi; 1999 Mutafaweq, 2004 Rule Of Law) Other major wins include: Irish Derby (1994 Balanchine), Irish 2000 Guineas (2000 Bachir), Irish Champion Stakes (1994 Cezanne; 1998 Swain, 2001 Fantastic Light, 2002 Grandera), Irish St Leger (1998 & 1999 Kayf Tara), French 2000 Guineas (1995 Vettori; 2000 Bachir; 2001 Noverre); Prix de l'Arc de Triomphe (1995 Lammtarra, 2001 Sakhee, 2002 Marienbard); Breeders Cup Turf (2001 Fantastic Light), Prix d’Ispahan (1996 Halling, 2002 Best Of The Bests), Eclipse (1995,1996 Halling; 1998 Daylami; 2004 Refuse To Bend); Juddmonte International Stakes (1995 & 1996 Halling, 2001 Sakhee, 2004 Sulamani), Ascot Gold Cup (1996 Classic Cliche; 1998 Kayf Tara, 2000 Kayf Tara), King George VI and Queen Elizabeth Diamond Stakes (1995 Lammtarra; 1997 & 1998 Swain, 1999 Daylami, 2004 Doyen), Nunthorpe Stakes (1995 So Factual), Derby Italiano (1998 Central Park), Lockinge Stakes (1998 Cape Cross; 2000 Aljabr), Prix Jean Prat (1998 Almutawakel), Prix de la Salamandre (1998 Aljabr), Man O’ War Stakes (1998 Daylami; 2000 Fantastic Light), Lockinge Stakes (1998 Cape Cross, 1999 Fly To The Stars, 2000 Aljabr), Great Voltigeur Stakes (1998 Sea Wave), Vodafone Coronation Cup (1999 Daylami, 2001 Mutafaweq), Sussex Stakes (1999 Aljabr, 2001 Noverre) Stanley Leisure Sprint Cup (1999 Diktat), Queen Elizabeth II Stakes (1996 Mark Of Esteem, 1999 Dubai Millennium, 2001 Summoner), Prix Jacques le Marois (1999 Dubai Millennium, 2000 Muhtathir), Prince of Wales’s Stakes (1998 Faithful Son, 2000 Dubai Millennium, 2001 Fantastic Light, 2002 Grandera), Hong Kong Cup (2000 Fantastic Light), Man O'War Stakes (2000 Fantastic Light), Canadian International Stakes (2000 Mutafaweq), JP Morgan Private Bank Goodwood Cup (1999 Kayf Tara), Gran Premio Del Jockey Club (2001 Kutub), Prix du Moulin de Longchamp (2001 Slickly), Grosser Dallmayr Preis (2001 Kutub), Tattersalls Gold Cup (2001 Fantastic Light), Premio Vittorio Di Capua (2001 and 2002 Slickly), Flower Bowl Invitational Stakes (2002 Kazzia), Gazelle Handicap (2002 Imperial Gesture), Beldame Stakes (2002 Imperial Gesture), Deutschlandpreis (2000 Mutafaweq, 2002 Marienbard), American Oaks (2002 Jilbab), Stephen Foster Handicap (2002 Street Cry), Singapore Airlines International Cup (2002 Grandera), Grosser Bugatti Preis (2002 Marienbard, 2003 Mamool), Dubai World Cup (2000 Dubai Millennium, 2002 Street Cry, 2003 Moon Ballad), Dubai Sheema Classic (2003 Sulamani), Queen Anne Stakes (2003 Dubai Destination), Gran Premio di Milano (2003 Leadership), Arlington Million (2003 Sulamani), Prix Vermeille (2003 Mezzo Soprano), Turf Classic Invitational (2003 Sulamani), Preis Von Europa (2001 Kutub, 2003 Mamool), Royal Lodge Stakes (2004 Perfectperformance) Wins in a season (1995-2003) 14:48:41:38:41:17:24:21:23 Other details: Champion trainer 1996;1999 Completed full set of classic wins following Cape Verdi’s victory in the 1,000 Guineas Wins This Season: 100
Winning jockey:-Name: Murtagh, John Patrick Based: Moattown, Kildalkey, Co Meath and Newmarket Born: May 14, 1970 First Winner: Chicago Style, Limerick, July 6, 1987 British Classic Wins (3): Vodafone Derby (2000 Sinndar, 2002 High Chaparral), UltimateBet.com 2000 Guineas (2002 Rock Of Gibraltar) Big Race Wins include: Breeders’ Cup Mile (1995 Ridgewood Pearl), Coronation Stakes (1995 Ridgewood Pearl), Prix de l’Arc de Triomphe (2000 Sinndar), King George VI and Queen Elizabeth Diamond Stakes (2003 Alamshar), Prix du Moulin (1995 Ridgewood Pearl), Yorkshire Oaks (1996 Key Change, 2000 Petrushka), Beverly D Stakes (1996 Timarida), Irish Champion Stakes (1996 Timarida), Irish Oaks (1997 Ebadiyla, 1998 Winona, 2000 Petrushka), Ascot Gold Cup (1999 Enzeli, 2001 & 2002 Royal Rebel); National Stakes (1993 Manntari, 1999 Sinndar), Moyglare Stud Stakes (1998 Edabiya), Irish Derby (2000 Sinndar, 2003 Alamshar), Grosser Dallmayr-Preis (2000 Greek Dance), Prix Niel (2000 Sinndar), Prix de l’Abbaye (2000 Namid), Prix de l’Opera (2000 Petrushka), Dubai Champion Stakes (2000 Kalanisi), Racing Post Trophy (2000 Dilshaan), Irish 2,000 Guineas (2001 Black Minnaloushe), Falmouth Stakes ( 2004 Soviet Song), Darley July Cup (2004 Frizzante), Sussex Stakes (2004 Soviet Song) Wins in Britain 2001-2003: 10; 15; 12 Wins this year in Britain: 77 Wins this season in Britain: 74 (4th success of Cambridgeshire Meeting - leading rider)
SEVENTH RACE RESULT
5.35pm THE NGK SPARK PLUGS HANDICAP
Class D2, Ł12,000 Added. For 3yo rated 0-85 (also open to horses rated over 85), 1m 6f. Weights: highest weight 9st 7lb (Any horse rared above 85 shall be initially be treated as having the rating and the highest weight allotted shall be 9st 7lb; subsequently the excess over 85 in any rating shall be added to the weight allotted); minimum weight 8st 7lb. Penalties: after September 25, a winner 6lb. Penalty Values: 1st: Ł8,245.25; 2nd: Ł2,537; 3rd: Ł1,268.50; 4th: Ł634.25
1) QUARRYMOUNT (Lady Fairhaven) Sir Mark Prescott 3-8-11 Seb Sanders  7/2 Fav
2) FORT CHURCHILL (Henry Rix) Brian Ellison b3-9-03 Johnny Murtagh  11/1
3) SHARADI (R J Baines) Vince Smith 3-8-12 Darryll Holland  9/2
4) DAZE (Duke Of Devonshire) Sir Michael Stoute 3-9-01 Kieren Fallon 
5) STRANGELY BROWN (J T & K Worsley) Stuart Williams 3-9-03 Martin Dwyer 
6) WINNERS DELIGHT (Breckland Bingo) Alan Jarvis 3-9-07 Kevin Darley 
7) MAN AT ARMS (The Waney Racing Group Inc) Richard Hannon p3-8-13 Richard Hughes 
8) BILL BENNETT (Mr & Mrs Jonathan Jay) Jonathan Jay 3-9-07 Oscar Urbina 
9) MASKED (The Phantom Partnership) John Hills 3-9-06 Richard Quinn 
10) DOCTORED (Treble Chance Partnership) David Evans b3-8-13 Fran Ferris (3) 
11) LATE OPPOSITION (Saeed Maktoum Al Maktoum) Ed Dunlop v3-8-12 Steve Drowne 
11 ran Non-Runner: Sound Of Fleet (Ground)
Breeder: Lord Fairhaven Breeding: b g Polar Falcon (USA) - Quilt (Terimon)
Time: 2 min 55.90 sec Dist: 6, 2.5, nk, 5, 5, 1¾, hd, ¾, 15, 24
Tote Win: Ł4.10 Places: Ł2.00; Ł4.10; Ł2.20 Exacta: Ł59.50
Winning Trainer:-Name: Prescott, Sir Mark Date of birth: 3/3/48 Previous Occupation: assistant to Jack Waugh First trainers licence:1971 Major wins include: Kings Stand Stakes (1996 Pivotal), Nunthorpe Stakes (1996 Pivotal), Crowson Prestige Stakes (1996 Red Camellia), Sun Chariot Stakes (1996 Last Second), Vodafone Nassau Stakes (1996 Last Second, 1998 Alborada), Cambridgeshire Handicap (1988 Quinlan Terry, 1998 Pasternak, 2003 Chivalry), Champion Stakes (1998 & 1999 Alborada), Flying Five (2002 Danehurst) Number of horses in training (1985-2004):60:62: 55: 63: 64:66:60:62:65:62:61:60:67:73:70:72:77:77:82: 64 Trains at Heath House, Newmarket, Suffolk Wins in a season: (1985-2003):17:39:26:34:40:48:48:50:53:57:41:58:52:61:77:60:52:57:677
Winning jockey:-Name: Sanders, Sebastian Date of birth: 25/9/72 First winner: Band On The Run (Pontefract, Whitelane Apprentice Series Stakes, June 12, 1990) Major wins include: July Cup (Compton Place 1997), Royal Lodge Stakes (1997 Teapot Row), Mill Reef Stakes (1998 Golden Silca), Oak Tree Stakes (2002 Desert Alchemy), Victor Chandler Palace House Stakes (2003 Needwood Blade), Dahlia Stakes (2004 Beneventa), Irish 2,000 Guineas (2004 Bachelor Duke), Vodafone Stewards’ Cup (2004 Pivotal Point),. Gimcrack Stakes (2004 Tony James), Flying Childers Stakes (2004 Chateau Istana), Diadem Stakes (2004 Pivotal Point) Wins (1991-2003): 2,10,4,23,61,97,105,82,90,80,83,123,101 Wins in 2004: 154 Background: appointed stable jockey to Sir Mark Prescott at beginning of 2004 campaign
Trainer 1st 2nd 3rd
Amanda Perrett 2 2 1
James Fanshawe 2 1 -
Barry Hills 2 1 -
Mick Channon 2 - -
Saeed bin Suroor 1 3 -
Sir Michael Stoute 1 2 -
Mark Johnston 1 1 1
Brian Meehan 1 1 1
John Gosden 1 - 1
Chris Wall 1 - 1
Andrew Balding 1 - -
Ralph Beckett 1 - -
Charles Egerton 1 - -
David Elsworth 1 - -
Jeremy Noseda 1 - -
Aidan O’Brien IRE 1 - -
Sir Mark Prescott 1 - -
Richard Hannon - 2 -
Clive Brittain - 1 -
Patrick Chamings - 1 -
Luca Cumani - 1 -
Declan Daly - 1 -
Brian Elison - 1 -
Rune Haugen NOR - 1 -
Michael Jarvis - 1 -
Mikael Magnusson - 1 -
Hughie Morrison - - 2
Gerard Butler - - 1
Neville Callaghan - - 1
Paul Cole - - 1
Robert Cowell - - 1
Ed Dunlop - - 1
Andre Fabre FR - - 1
David Flood - - 1
Rae Guest - - 1
William Haggas - - 1
Roger Ingram - - 1
William Muir - - 1
Vince Smith - - 1
David Wachman IRE - - 1
Geoff Wragg - - 1
Jockey 1st 2nd 3rd
Johnny Murtagh 4 3 1
Kevin Darley 3 2 1
Michael Hills 2 - 1
Tony Culhane 2 - -
Martin Dwyer 2 - -
Kieren Fallon 1 2 3
Frankie Dettori 1 2 -
Eddie Ahern 1 1 2
Paul Hanagan 1 - 1
Liam Keniry 1 - -
Seb Sanders 1 - -
Jamie Spencer 1 - -
Robert Winston 1 - -
Ryan Moore - 1 3
Richard Quinn - 1 2
John Egan - 1 1
Richard Hughes - 1 1
Richard Hills - 1 -
Kerrin McEvoy - 1 -
Aurelio Medeiros - 1 -
Jimmy Quinn - 1 -
Philip Robinson - 1 -
Pat Smullen - 1 -
THE VALUE BETTING COLUMN EVERY SATURDAY
SATURDAY, OCTOBER 2, 2004
Firm, good to firm in places
BP = at the time of writing but for the best current odds go to www.BritOdds.com (Click on link above)
4.35pm £12,500 Book Your Christmas Party At Redcar Racecourse Handicap (D2) 3-y-o+
0-85 1m 2f
1(3) 2612 Barking Mad 19 Michael Bell 6-9-07 Tony Culhane
Consistent sort who won a Windsor claimer under Kieren Fallon in August. Has more to do here under top-weight. BP= 6/1
2(5) 3330 Dream Magic 8 Mick Ryan 6-9-01 Gary Carter
Usually fairly consistent but does not win often, having scored just three times so far. BP= 15/215/2
3(6) 7421 Go Tech 9 Tim Easterby 4-9-00 David Allan
Likes fast ground and is running well and won at Pontefract on September 23 over this distance. Races off a 3lb higher mark which may not stop him. BP= 5/1
4(11) 5942 River Treat 17 Geoff Wragg 3-8-11 Dane O’Neill
Lightly raced - second on first attempt at distance at Yarmouth earlier this month. Must have an excellent chance despite 2lb rise in the handicap. BP=14/118
5(7) 0160 Cause Celebre 15 Barry Hills 3-8-08 Willie Ryan
Has won two races this season - a maiden and a handicap - but has not dones so well rrecently - not out of it. BP=17/1
6(4) 3226 Young Rooney 8 M Mullineaux 4-8-07 Stanley Chin
Front-runner who has gone close a couple of times this year but has more to do here under a 3lb rise in his handicap rating. BP= 27/1
7(2) 1514 Night Sight 8 Sue Lamyman 7-8-07 Robert Winston
Had a good season with two wins but seems better over 12 furlongs BP= 8/1
8(8) 6886 Stallone 14 N Wilson 7-8-07t D Tudhope(5)
Has had plenty of chances. BP= 14/1
9(1) 7879 Rarefied 6 Tim Easterby 3-8-05 Willie Supple
Still learning and moves up from a mile, having earlier proved his stamina over 12 furlongs. BP= 22/1
10(10) 7111 Double Vodka 48 Lynda Ramsden 3-8-04 Chis Catlin
Enjoyed a hat-trick in July and August but now races off his highest mark. BP= 4/1
11(9) 0005 St Savarin 12 John Best 3-8-04 Dale Gibson
Not tried beyond a mile and has plenty to prove. BP= 45/1
The clear value is with RIVER TREAT each-way.
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