Friday, July 30, 2010
GLORIOUS GOODWOOD, 2010
RACENEWS RACECOURSE SERVICE
FOURTH DAY, FRIDAY, JULY 30
ALL SET TO END ON A TRIUMPHANT NOTE
After five fab days on the Sussex Downs the team at Glorious Goodwood are ready for a fitting climax to one of racing’s great events.
“We’re aiming to go out on a good note,” said clerk of the course Seamus Buckley at the conclusion of racing on day four, and with the Group One Blue Square Nassau Stakes and Bluesq.com Stewards’ Cup as highlights tomorrow, Goodwood is about to serve up a wonderful finale.
Preparations for tomorrow have already begun, and Buckley said: “There is the possibility of some passing showers overnight and into tomorrow morning, but we’re going to water the top bend to ensure some nice ground for the fillies who take part in the Blue Square Nassau Stakes, and we are also taking the rail down in the same area to provide fresh turf.
“We’re going to put ten to 12 millimetres of water on the track from the mile and two furlongs start to the home turn, but we’ve decided to leave the straight alone.
“We’ve had a great week, with more highly-entertaining racing today, and we’re looking forward to ending in style.”
RACING UK LEADING JOCKEY AWARD
- STANDINGS AT THE END OF DAY FOUR
Jockey 1st 2nd 3rd
Richard Hughes 7 2 4
Ryan Moore 3 5 2
Kieren Fallon 2 1 3
George Baker 2 - 1
Jim Crowley 2 - -
Eddie Ahern 1 1 1
Tom Queally 1 1 1
Paul Hanagan 1 1 -
Michael Hills 1 1 -
Richard Hills 1 1 -
William Buick 1 - 1
David Probert 1 - 1
Royston Ffrench 1 - -
Michael Geran 1 - -
Ian Mongan 1 - -
Amy Ryan 1 - -
Dale Swift 1 - -
Philip Robinson - 3 -
Frankie Dettori - 2 1
Adrian Nicholls - 2 1
Martin Lane - 1 1
Gerald Mosse - 1 1
Paul Mulrennan - 1 1
Jimmy Quinn - 1 1
Seb Sanders - 1 1
Harry Bentley - 1 -
Jimmy Fortune - 1 -
Jamie Spencer - 1 -
Louis-Philippe Beuzelin - - 1
Neil Callan - - 1
Pat Dobbs - - 1
Graham Gibbons - - 1
Hiroki Goto - - 1
Liam Keniry - - 1
Alan Munro - - 1
LEADING TRAINER STANDINGS AT THE END OF DAY FOUR
Trainer 1st 2nd 3rd
Richard Hannon 7 1 4
Mark Johnston 2 2 -
David Nicholls 2 1 1
Jeremy Noseda 2 1 -
Sir Michael Stoute 1 2 -
James Given 1 1 1
Kevin Ryan 1 1 1
Barry Hills 1 1 -
Brian Meehan 1 1 -
Chris Wall 1 - 2
Luca Cumani 1 - 1
John Gosden 1 - 1
Nicky Henderson 1 - 1
Robin Bastiman 1 - -
Ralph Beckett 1 - -
Henry Cecil 1 - -
William Knight 1 - -
Matthew Salaman 1 - -
Peter Winkworth 1 - -
Ed Dunlop - 2 2
Clive Cox - 2 -
Paul Cole - 1 2
Saeed bin Suroor - 1 1
Alan Jarvis - 1 1
John Best - 1 -
Tim Easterby - 1 -
Richard Fahey - 1 -
William Haggas - 1 -
Michael Jarvis - 1 -
Aidan O’Brien IRE - 1 -
Jamie Osborne - 1 -
Jeff Pearce - 1 -
David Pipe - 1 -
David Simcock - 1 -
Andrew Balding - - 1
Mick Channon - - 1
Alain de Royer Dupre FR - - 1
Pat Eddery - - 1
David Evans - - 1
Ed McMahon - - 1
Stan Moore - - 1
Amanda Perrett - - 1
Sir Mark Prescott - - 1
Nigel Tinkler - - 1
GLORIOUS GOODWOOD 2010 - WINNERS
Tuesday, July 27 Winner Trainer Jockey SP Ran
Betfair App For iPhone Heritage Handicap INDIAN DAYS James Given Dale Swift 12/1 15
Betfair Gordon Stakes (Group 3) REBEL SOLDIER Jeremy Noseda Ryan Moore 4/1F 10
Betfair Cup (Group 2) LORD SHANAKILL Henry Cecil Tom Queally 13/2 12
Betfair Molecomb Stakes (Group 3) ZEBEDEE Richard Hannon Richard Hughes 2/1F 12
Tatler Summer Season Handicap START RIGHT Luca Cumani Kieren Fallon 7/2F 19
EBF Dallaglio Foundation Maiden Stakes PABUSAR Ralph Beckett Jim Crowley 10/1 10
ROA Summer Handicap MARTYR Richard Hannon Richard Hughes 7/1 13
Wednesday, July 28 Winner Trainer Jockey SP Ran
sportingbet.com Goodwood Handicap GHIMAAR Nicky Henderson Eddie Ahern 6/1F 20
Veuve Clicquot Vintage Stakes (Group 2) KING TORUS Richard Hannon Richard Hughes 11/4 7
Sussex Stakes (Group 1) CANFORD CLIFFS Richard Hannon Richard Hughes 4/6F 7
Racing UK Handicap VERDANT Sir Michael Stoute Ryan Moore 5/1 16
Markel International Maiden Fillies Stakes MORTITIA Brian Meehan Paul Hanagan 10/1 9
EBF Fillies & Mares’ Handicap DANCE EAST Jeremy Noseda Ryan Moore 7/4F 8
sportingbet.com EBF Classified Stakes RULESN’REGULATIONS Matthew Salaman George Baker 9/1 9
Thursday, July 29 Winner Trainer Jockey SP Ran
TurfTV Summer Vase Handicap BEACHFIRE John Gosden William Buick 9/1 15
Audi King George Stakes (Group 2) BORDERLESCOTT Robin Bastiman Kieren Fallon 9/2F 15
Artemis Goodwood Cup (Group 2) ILLUSTRIOUS BLUE William Knight Jim Crowley 8/1 10
Moet Hennessy Fillies’ Stakes (Group 3) EASTERN ARIA Mark Johnston Richard Hills 16/1 13
EBF New Ham Maiden Fillies’ Stakes KALAHAAG Richard Hannon Richard Hughes 9/2 11
Vintage At Goodwood Handicap CITRUS STAR Chris Wall George Baker 8/1 12
RUK Leading Jockey Award Handicap HAMOODY David Nicholls Michael Geran 14/1 17
Friday, July 30 Winner Trainer Jockey SP Ran
Coutts Glorious Stakes (Group 3) REDWOOD Barry Hills Michael Hills 7/1 8
Rolf Group Stewards’ Sprint Handicap JOSEPH HENRY David Nicholls David Probert 28/1 27
totesport Mile Heritage Handicap SEA LORD Mark Johnston Royston Ffrench 6/1 19
Tanqueray Richmond Stakes (Group 2) LIBRANNO Richard Hannon Richard Hughes 5/4F 6
RSA Nursery Handicap ROYAL EXCHANGE Richard Hannon Richard Hughes 3/1JF 12
Oak Tree Stakes (Group 3) TROPICAL PARADISE Peter Winkworth Ian Mongan 16/1 9
Turf Club Handicap PERFECT BLOSSOM Kevin Ryan Amy Ryan 15/2 13
BLUE SQUARE SATURDAY TOMORROW
Bluesq.com Stewards’ Cup *paying 5 places 1/4 odds*
Blue Square Nassau Stakes *paying 1/3 odds a place*
2009 Revisited? – enhanced double
Genki (Stewards’) + Midday (Nassau) 30/1
Who will start as the Stewards’ Cup favourite?
Palace Moon 5/2
Jonny Mudball 6/1
Others on request
Age of the Stewards’ Cup winner?
Effect of the draw – where will the Stewards’ Cup winner come from?
High – stall 20 or above 5/4
Middle – stalls 10 to 19 inc 2/1
Low – stalls 1 to 9 inc 2/1
Richard Fahey to train the winner 5/1
Ladies First? Female horse, jockey or trainer to win race 9/2
Bluesq.com STEWARDS CUP - A SPRINGBOARD TO STARDOM
Borderlescott’s victory in yesterday’s Group Two Audi King George Stakes served as a reminder of the Bluesquare.com Stewards’ Cup’s standing as one of the season’s premier sprint handicaps.
Robin Bastiman’s charge landed the six-furlong heritage handicap in 2006, went down by a short-head when second in 2007 and was beaten less than a length when third in 2008. Borderlescott is one of sprinters down the years to have used the Bluesquare.com Stewards’ Cup as a springboard to Group One glory, the eight-year-old having triumphed in the 2008 and 2009 renewals of the Nunthorpe Stakes.
Other Bluesquare.com Stewards’ Cup winners to have graduated to victory at the highest level in recent times include Lochsong (1992), Coastal Bluff (1996) and Patavellian (2003).
The last-named went on to clinch the Group One Prix de l’Abbaye on his next start for trainer Roger Charlton, who will bid for a second consecutive win in tomorrow’s race with Blue Square’s current 7/1 market leader, Genki, drawn 25 of the 28 runners. Charlton has won the race three times in all, Harmonic Way setting the ball rolling in 1999.
Sir Michael Stoute will bid to equal Charlton’s tally with 8/1 second-favourite Enact, who will jump from stall 27 and was last seen finishing runner-up to the consistent Hawkeyethenoo at Newmarket in May. Stoute’s two previous wins in the race came with the three-year-olds Alphadamus (1973) and Autumn Sunset (1983).
There are only two three-year-olds in this year’s contest. Iver Bridge Lad is a 25/1 shot for trainer John Ryan, while Bastiman’s Singeur, bottom weight with 8st 12lb, is a 33/1 chance under Tom Queally.
Johnny Mudball (10/1) staked his claims for consideration when winning over the distance at Newcastle on June 26 for trainer Tom Dascombe, who is also set to saddle Wokingham seventh Noverre To Go (14/1).
Dandy Nicholls is always a man to watch in major sprint handicaps and the Thirsk handler, successful previously with Tayseer (2000) and Gift Horse (2005) as a trainer and Soba (1982) as a jockey, will rely on Wokingham runner-up Striking Spririt (14/1), last year’s runner-up Evens And Odds (25/1) and Sonny Red (40/1).
Another Yorkshire-based trainer with a strong contingent is Richard Fahey. He has five arrows strung to his bow, headed by top-weight Knot In Wood (20/1), who has finished third, sixth and third in the past three renewals. Castles In The Air (16/1), owned by Channel Four Racing’s Jim McGrath, won the Victoria Racing Club International Stakes at Ascot last Saturday, Kaldoun Kingdom (16/1) was a narrow second to Hawkeyethenoo at York the same day, Johannes (16/1) won the Rolf Group Stewards’ Sprint at this meeting last year and Prime Exhibit (40/1) was on the mark at Wolverhampton last time.
Local trainer William Knight, fresh from success in yesterday’s Artemis Goodwood Cup with Illustrious Blue, is looking forward to saddling Palace Moon (8/1), who was fifth to the Chris Dwyer-trained Sir Gerry (33/1) in the Listed Cathedral Stakes at Salisbury in June.
Last season’s Ayr Gold Cup winner Jimmy Styles (20/1) is primed to represent trainer Clive Cox, while the in form Richard Hannon relies on dual Listed winner Edge Closer (33/1).
First race win quotes -
Coutts Glorious Stakes (Group Three)
REDWOOD GIVES HILLS A GLORIOUS 50
Redwood is proving to be something of a landmark horse for Barry Hills. The four-year-old gave the trainer his 50th Glorious Goodwood victory in the Coutts Glorious Stakes, having previously given Hills a 300th success at Newmarket racecourse when winning the Listed Feilden Stakes in April, 2009.
The Khalid Abdulla-owned colt delivered his challenge wide in the straight under Michael Hills and showed a good turn of foot to pass Sri Putra and win the mile and a half contest by a length and a half at odds of 7/1.
Redwood was landing his first Group race success, having finished runner-up in the Group Two Princess Of Wales’s Stakes at Newmarket last time.
The winning trainer said: “I haven’t got anything in mind for him as such, I’ll have to discuss it with the Prince. There is the Canadian International and a race in Turkey and I am quite keen to run him in America at some point but I would only want to race abroad once this year as it takes a bit out of them.
“I would very much like him to stay in training next year whether with me or in America.”
Michael Hills commented: “He had a few problems as a three-year-old but he has come back to form and ran well in the Hardwicke Stakes and at Newmarket. He’s been banging on the door a few times and we’ve always believed in him.
“It was a nice, even, fair gallop. He is a bit hot and cold so when he had his moody spell in the race I left him to it and he came good. When we came to get the leader he showed a nice turn of foot. and he stays well. When my fella showed his turn of foot, I knew we had the better of Sri Putra.
“He ran a very good race at Newmarket and travelled a lot sweeter today - when he travels, he has got a very good turn of foot. He is growing up and he is improving with racing.
“He won the Feilden Stakes and then ran in the Dante but had a problem, so he had a lot of time off and it has taken us a while to get him back his proper form. His best season is to come.
“It’s beautiful ground - they have done a really good job from yesterday to today. It has a nice dig in it.”
Charlie Hills, assistant trainer to his father, said: “He has run some terrific races this year and he got his just desserts today. He was beaten by a very good horse at Newmarket and he probably ran to form because he was beaten by a similar distance by Sans Frontieres at Royal Ascot.
“He has got a terrific turn of foot and he showed that today. We were drawn one - he’s never been the best starter in the world so we thought that we would just follow them.”
First Race placed quotes
Coutts Glorious Stakes
PUTRA PUTS IT IN FOR JARVIS STRING
The opening race on day four of Glorious Goodwood ended with an absorbing final-furlong duel between Redwood and Sri Putra.
Sri Putra, conceding 3lb, had to give best by a length and a half, but he was a length and three-quarters clear of third-placed Traffic Guard and seems sure to win again this year.
Fast ground is vital to the four-year-old said Roger Varian, assistant to Michael Jarvis, the trainer of Sri Putra. Varian added: “We’re disappointed to lose, but very pleased with the horse, who seemed to get a mile and a half well [it was his first attempt at the distance].
“I thought he had the field covered two furlongs out and the winner was off the bridle, but he came home quick. We weren’t sure our fellow would get the trip and perhaps we held on to him a little longer than ideal, allowing the winner to come onto us with momentum. It was a pretty solid race. ”
Sri Putra was runner-up to Twice Over in the Group One Coral Eclipse Stakes on his previous outing, and these two consistent efforts suggest he is surely going to win again soon. Varian said: “Seeing him get the trip so well has opened up our options, and there’s a race over a mile and a half at Deauville in the second half of August that might suit him. However, he must have fast ground, and he’s a horse that could be one to go international with later in the season, when the ground in Britain is often getting a little softer.”
GOING AFTER THE FIRST RACE
Michael Hills, jockey of the 7/1 winner Redwood, described the going as: “A little bit quicker than yesterday.”
Phillip Robinson, jockey of the one and a half length second Sri Putra, said: “ It is good fast ground.”
Tom Queally, rider of third placed Traffic Guard, said: “Quick.”
William Buick, rider of the 5/4 beaten favourite Duncan, thought the going: “Good to firm.”
Kieren Fallon, on board Manighar, said: “Good.”
Ryan Moore, rider of Kingdom Of Fife, said: “Good to firm.”
Frankie Dettori, on Whispering Gallery, said: “The same as yesterday.”
Shane Kelly, on Golden Sword, said: “Good.”
Second Race winner’s quotes
Rolf Group Stewards’ Sprint
DANDY CLEANS UP WITH SPRINT RACE ONE-TWO
Yorkshire trainer Dandy Nicholls doesn’t just win sprint handicaps, he lands the places too.
He saddled the first and second in today’s Rolf Group Stewards’ Sprint - a good omen for his three runners in tomorrow’s Bluesq.com Stewards’ Cup - when Joseph Henry scraped home from Victoire De Lyphar. This was Nicholls’ fifth win in the race in 11 seasons, and the winning jockey, David Probert, was riding for the stable for the first time.
Nicholls, who ran six in the contest, said: “If you get given the right horses you can run them in the right races and win. That’s what they pay me to do. Fair play to the staff, the yard and the horses because they all ran blinders. It’s hard to come to a big meeting and get all the horses to run well on the day.
“I’m pleased for Billy Hughes [Joseph Henry’s owner] who has been a long-time patron of the yard.”
Nicholls was also full of praise for Victoire De Lyphar, a three-year-old of size and scope. He said: “Patrick Haslam bought the horse and I inherited him from there. There’s been no point hiding around the corner with him, but he’s very nice. He’s young and big and where he will end up I don’t know, but he’s one of the best horses I’ve trained. He’s a lovely horse.”
Winning owner Hughes said: “I’m absolutely elated. He’s so often been the bridesmaid, but today’s his day. Dandy trains him so well because he’s taken us to all the big tracks and all the festival meetings like York, Ascot and Goodwood. It’s a pleasure to be involved with him.”
David Probert added: “Victoire De Lyphar has got plenty of early toe so I followed him and this fellow has won over a mile, so I just needed to keep him going forward. Fair play to him, he has knuckled down and done the job well.
“The winners yesterday in the sprints came down the stands’ to middle side and I wanted to edge over a little bit. He jumped out well and he has done it alright in the end.”
Second race place quotes -
Rolf Group Stewards’ Sprint Handicap
TIDDLIWINKS AND WILDCAT - CONNECTIONS REFLECT
North Yorkshire trainer Kevin Ryan is looking ahead at two of the season’s biggest sprint handicaps after Tiddliwinks finished fourth in the six-furlong Rolf Group Stewards’ Sprint under Neil Callan.
The 10/1 shot, who was drawn in stall one, finished less than a length and a half behind the victorious Joseph Henry and was only a nose behind third-placed Wildcat Wizard.
Ryan revealed: “He ran very well and was a bit unfortunate really. He only had one other horse to race with down the stands’ side rail so he has probably been unlucky.
“He ran a great race to be fourth at York last Saturday and another good race here - I think there is a big one in him.
“We will look at the Portland at Doncaster and we will most likely put him in the Ayr Gold Cup too.”
Wildcat Wizard, sent off at 25/1 and drawn in stall 20, was a head and a length and a quarter behind the victorious Joseph Henry and runner-up Victoire De Lyphar, both of whom are trained by Dandy Nicholls.
The gelding’s trainer Paul Cole said: “He has run a good race so we’re pleased. He likes these straight tracks, they suit him well. He was wiped out at Windsor in June and had a bad draw last time.
“He had to swap twice here so he has run very well to finish fourth from where he was. If he hadn’t had to do that he would have been right there.”
Third race win quotes -
totesport Mile (Heritage Handicap)
FFRENCH AND JOHNSTON LORD IT IN totesport MILE
Royston Ffrench guided Sea Lord to a battling front-running victory in the totesport mile to give trainer Mark Johnston his fourth success in the heritage handicap, following on from Fly To The Stars (1997), Riberac (2001) and Laa Rayb (2009).
The 6/1 second favourite jumped from stall 16 and made all for a three quarters of a length triumph over Invisible Man, the pair clear.
Ffrench commented: “It’s very tough to win from the front like that. You have got to get the fractions right and you need a horse that can do it. Fortunately, I had a good horse on my side. Mr Johnston’s horses don’t know how to give in. It was a typical Mark Johnston winner - a great performance.
“The draw is vital in a race like that. You have got to use it to your advantage and I was able to do that.
“I spent some time riding in California a few years back and I am able to clock the race in my head. It’s like anything, the more you do something it becomes second nature. In a race like that you are talking about 12 to 13 seconds a furlong in the early stages then 11 or 10 seconds, if the horse is good enough, in the later stages.
“I knew something was coming to challenge about a furlong and a half out but my fella found more and kept going.”
Johnston is considering running the tough three-year-old Cape Cross colt in tomorrow’s Listed Bluesq.com “For Five Places In Stewards’ Cup” Stakes.
He said: “It’s a far from easy race to win and we had a terrible dilemma with a horse like this, who is above handicap level really. Do you run in a handicap for the prize money, when you are in the lap of the gods a little bit, or do you go for the Listed race tomorrow, which is what he should be in?
“I have so many handicappers and it does get a little bit frustrating when the good horses are getting beaten by the weight rather than by horses of better ability. That is just a sad fact of handicap racing - it’s great when a horse like this wins but, when they get beaten, you feel that you should have out them in a level weights race. I am sure that the future for him will be in Listed or Group company.
“He is declared to run tomorrow and, whether he can realistically do that, I will have to see how he is. It’s a possibility but it would be a lot to ask of him and we would be putting our heads on the block. There is the question of whether the incentive is there if there is any chance of doing any damage to the horse. We have a bit of thinking to do.
“He looks really well and he hasn’t really had a hard campaign. People say that he has won quite a few times but he doesn’t do a lot at home in between. I am forever trying to stress that he hasn’t galloped since winter time - we just give him routine cantering and he goes to the racecourse to do his gallop.
“Invisible Man looked like he was going incredible well and I wasn’t feeling confident heading into the final furlong because the runner-up loomed up very easily but he always finds more.
“I feel a little bit sorry for Frankie (Dettori on the runner-up) because it should have been his ride at Newmarket and he had to ride the Godolphin horse here. I am sure that he will ride the horse again in the future but they were two nice horses in the finish.”
Third Race placed quotes
totesport Mile (Heritage Handicap)
INVISIBLE MAN MAKES HIS PRESENCE FELT
Invisible Man has become a very visible horse in major mile handicaps this season.
He won the Royal Hunt Cup at Ascot last month, and today finished runner-up in the totesport Mile behind Sea Lord. The result was a one-two for son and father, for Sea Lord is owned by Sheikh Hamdan bin Mohammed, while Invisible Man carries the colours of Godolphin’s Sheikh Mohammed.
Saeed bin Suroor, who trains Invisible Man, said: “I’m really pleased, because the horse has always shown plenty of class and speed and the blinkers have helped him a lot. We put them on him at Ascot and it made a difference.
“He was simply beaten by a better horse today, but a furlong out I thought we were going to win. We will keep him to handicaps and take a look at what is available over this trip at York.”
York is also likely to be the destination for the Nigel Tinkler-trained Webbow, who finished fourth in last year’s totesport Mile and today went one place better.
Tinkler said: “He ran marvellously again. He was given a lovely ride by Louis [Philippe Beuzelin] and we couldn’t be more pleased. It would have been nice to beat the two sheikhs, but at least we are up there with our horse. He’s netted more than £12,000 for his efforts.”
Webbow has not won for three years, but Tinkler said: “We’re going for the big pots, and I suppose he could have won a little race on today’s effort, but he’s giving the owners great fun and that’s what racing is all about.”
Fourth Race winner’s quotes
Tanqueray Richmond Stakes
HANNON’S INVINCIBLE TEAM OF JUVENILES
Trainer Richard Hannon and jockey Richard Hughes combined for their sixth victory at this year’s Glorious Goodwood when Libranno took the Tanqueray Richmond Stakes.
Libranno, who was bred by his owner, Oliver McDowell, became the duo’s fourth juvenile winner during the festival, and yet they claimed the best two-year-old in their team has been happily stabled back home in Wiltshire - that’s Strong Suit, who won Royal Ascot’s Coventry Stakes and is likely to run next at the Curragh in the Group One Phoenix Stakes.
Hannon said of Libranno: “We took him to Newmarket dead raw and he bounced out the stalls that day and gave us all a bit of a shock. Then we went back to the July course and we thought he had a bit of a chance there, and after winning that he came here with a 3lb penalty. I can’t say anything bad about the horse.”
Asked which races he plans to target with his omnipotent juveniles, Hannon said: “I don’t know how to steer them at the moment. Strong Suit will go for the Phoenix, King Torus [who won the Veuve Clicquot Champagne Stakes on Wednesday] could go to Doncaster for the Champagne Stakes while Casual Glimpse could be supplemented for the Gimcrack Stakes, but this horse I don’t know. We’ll have to teach him a different way of racing before we go up in trip - he’s got so much speed and I don’t know why on breeding. He was out there on his own today and staring at the people so it wasn’t easy for him, but you have to let him use his speed. It’s a nice problem to have and we’ll sort it out.”
Hughes said: “I didn’t know this horse was in the yard until one morning I rode him and he was a little bit keen so I said give him a run and get it out of his system. And he won. Today he hit the gate running and I was worried he was doing too much in front with his penalty, but that’s how he kills off his rivals. A race like the Prix Morny might suit him, but it could come a bit too soon.”
HUGHES SAYS MORE ABOUT LIBRANNO
Interviewed by Lydia Hislop on Racing UK, Richard Hughes said: “I was a little bit worried down at the start because he was very tight. I took my feet out of the irons just to get him relaxed as I could and get him breathing - I couldn’t feel his belly going for nearly a minute.
“I got my girth redone a little bit and then he started to breath. I was happy by the time we round behind the gate - I would have hated to get there and make him lead because he wasn’t quite happy.
“Us jockeys know how important the work the stalls handlers do is. They are horsemen and they love horses. I asked the lad who led me in to stand with the horse for two seconds and not dive under the stall in case the horse followed him. He gave the horse a pat in the neck and that is where you win or lose your races.
“He jumped extremely fast and I was tanking down the hill. The boss said not to try and organise him, let him use himself, but the 3lb penalty was in my head because we were going down the hill so fast. Goodwood is not a nice place to be when you are in the middle of the track on your own with a two-year-old. The last two furlongs were very lonely but he grinded it out.
“I think that he kills horses off halfway through the race - if you look at the sectionals, he burns them off there. He had a rail at Newmarket to run up against and wasn’t as lonely but I would say that we went about the same speed today, a good gallop from end to end. Horses seem to find it hard to lie up against him.
“He is a big strong horse and I think that he is very fast. I couldn’t put my hand on my heart and say that he will get a mile. It’s up to the boss where he goes now but I presume that it will be over six furlongs. You would like to say the Prix Morny, although it might come too quick, and there is the Middle Park as well - it will probably be one of the two.”
Fourth race place quotes -
Tanqueray Richmond Stakes (Group Two)
PLACED HORSES PLEASE
Libranno gave Richard Hannon yet another major two-year-old winner in the Group Two Tanqueray Richmond Stakes but connections of runner-up The Paddyman and third-placed Roayh were delighted with the performances of their respective runners.
The Paddyman battled hard in an attempt to reach the winner but had to settle for second best in the six-furlong contest, a length and a quarter behind the winner.
William Haggas’ charge landed a Yarmouth maiden by eight lengths on his previous start and handled the marked step up in class admirably.
The trainer’s wife, Maureen Haggas, said: “He ran a great race and we are thrilled to bits with that. He dug deep and tried his guts out but just couldn’t get there.
“He’s not in the Gimcrack at York but we will keep going with him in theses sorts of races. This was only the third race of his life and hopefully he can keep on improving.”
Roayh was completing a hat-trick of third-place finishes behind Hannon-trained juveniles, having filled the same berth in the Group Two Coventry Stakes at Royal Ascot won by Strong Suit and earlier this month in a Newmarket conditions race when in arrears to Casual Glimpse.
The Godolphin colt, ridden by Frankie Dettori, was a further length and a quarter behind The Paddyman here.
Trainer Saeed bin Suroor reported: “He is a good horse and he always tries his best - he has a nice future. At the moment, six furlongs is best for him, he could go seven furlongs, that would not be a problem, but right now six furlongs on good, fast ground is right for him.
“He is one horse in the stable that I particularly like.”
Fifth race win quotes -
HANNON AND HUGHES IN MAJESTIC FORM
The Queen enjoyed her first Glorious Goodwood winner for two years when Richard Hannon and Richard Hughes teamed up yet again for victory, this time with the aptly-named Royal Exchange in the RSA Nursery.
It was the seventh victory at this year’s Glorious Goodwood for the Hannon/Hughes combination and completed an 8/1 double on the day for the pair, following Libranno’s earlier victory.
Hughes was registering his 100th career win at the course.
The Royal Applause juvenile, sent off the 3/1 joint favourite, relished every yard of the seven-furlong trip, picking up inside the distance to wear down runner-up Diamond Geezah and win by half a length.
The Queen’s previous Glorious Goodwood success came with Firestreak in the 2008 running of the E.B.F. Kennels Classified Stakes when Hannon and Hughes were also part of the winning combination.
Hannon said: “You are never confident but this horse travels well - I thought we were definitely going to be nailed in the last furlong but he has picked up and gone again. I think that he will probably be a better horse when he goes another furlong.
“You have to wait for the mile nurseries but I’ll have a word with Her Majesty and John Warren and see how they feel.
“We had a very good Ascot but then Quadrille got beaten. He was in front before the line and in front after the line and the camera followed him afterwards, so we all thought the we had a winner for the Queen at Ascot. But it’s always lovely to have a winner for Her Majesty.
“Sometimes Hughsie can give you a terrible time with the things that he does but he is good, isn’t he? He’s a very good jockey.
“I thought that it was a bit daunting for Libranno out there in front all of the way, especially in the middle of the track and with the crowd. I thought he was very workmanlike and did a very good job.
“We’ll think about the Prix Morny for him and we will see how we go - I’ll have a look and see what sort of entries we have got.”
BLUE SQUARE PAYS OUT
Blue Square paid out on Richard Hughes taking the Racing UK Leading Jockey Award at Glorious Goodwood after the rider’s seventh victory of the week on the Queen’s Royal Exchange in the RSA Nursery.
He is one behind the number of winners achieved at Glorious Goodwood by Johnny Murtagh in 2008, Kieren Fallon in 1998 and Lester Piggott in 1982.
Hughes started the week a well-backed 7/4 second favourite.
Fifth Race placed quotes
FROM COCKNEY REBEL TO DIAMOND GEEZAH
Racehorse owner Phil Cunningham will almost certainly never buy another horse as good as dual Guineas winner Cockney Rebel, but he is having fun with some lesser lights.
One of them is Diamond Geezah, who is trained by Barry Hills and runs for a syndicate compiled by Cunningham called Rebel Racing, and who today finished runner-up behind Royal Exchange in the RSA Nursery.
Cunningham said: “He’s a lovely horse who has been on the go since the Brocklesby Stakes [March 27]. The ground is probably a little too fast for him today, but we made the entry and decided to come for a trip to the races - he’s run a cracker.
“I’m not sure where we’ll run next - we’ve been having a deliberation about dropping him back to six furlongs at Doncaster, but Barry’s the boss and we’ll leave it to him.
“We bought two yearlings last year to run for Rebel Racing, and the other is Barney Rebel, who ran a cracker here in a maiden on Tuesday when fifth on his first start. To see them both at Glorious Goodwood and running well has been great.”
Cunningham has 11 horses in training, including some in syndicates. They are trained by Hills, Stan Moore and France-based expatriate Eoghan O’Neill. He also has some yearlings by Cockney Rebel, whose first progeny will appear at the track next year.
The third home in today’s race was Singapore Lilly, who suffered interference on the home turn, but stayed on to take place money under Japanese jockey Hiroki Goto
Trainer Mick Channon said: “She ran alright, but the handicapper has put her up 11lb so we had to run today. We’re running out of options. Hiroki is one of the best jockeys in Japan and he did nothing wrong today - it certainly wasn’t his fault the filly was beaten.”
Sixth Race winner’s quotes
Oak Tree Stakes
WINKWORTH & PEARSON IN GLORIOUS PARADISE
Sussex-based racing fans were rewarded with another local winner when Tropical Paradise, trained at Chiddingfold by Peter Winkworth, landed the Group Three Oak Tree Stakes.
She became a first Glorious Goodwood winner for her trainer, and also for jockey Ian Mongan, although he was later found guilty of careless riding after his filly was adjudged to have interfered with Strictly Dancing, who finished last. Mongan’s ban takes place on Friday 13 and Saturday 14 August.
The 16/1 winner had gained some minor black type when placed in a Listed race on her previous outing, but today’s success embellished her CV in style in a higher-grade event.
Assistant trainer Anton Pearson said: “I didn’t think we’d beat Henry Cecil’s horse [Jacqueline Quest who was unplaced] especially as our filly likes softer ground, but I couldn’t believe her price because she’s very good.
“She has now earned her place in the paddocks [as a broodmare] which pleases me no end.
“We came here yesterday and looked at the ground, and it’s quicker today, so I was worried, but it wasn’t the strongest Group Three in the world. When she was third in the Listed race at Pontefract she hung on the ground, but it was a different story today.
“She’s won here before and Goodwood experience holds them in good stead, and Ian Mongan knows her well - he is the only jockey to have won on her twice and gave her a great ride. We all know how good he is.
“I’ll talk to the owners about plans, but she’s definitely going to improve on softer ground and she’ll get further.”
Sixth race place quotes -
Oak Tree Stakevs (Group Three)
NO GOLDEN DOUBLE FOR HER MAJESTY
Golden Stream was unable to give the Queen a quick-fire double following Royal Exchange’s victory as the Sir Michael Stoute-trained filly came home three-quarters of a length second to Tropical Paradise in the Group Three Oak Tree Stakes.
The Sadler’s Wells four-year-old, sent off at 9/2, raced towards the rear of the nine-runner field and ran on strongly under Ryan Moore in the closing stages of the seven-furlong contest to overhaul third-placed Pyrrha but could not reach the winner.
John Warren, racing manager to The Queen, said: “She ran a very nice race and ran right up to form with Chris Wall’s filly (Pyrrha). She just found one better on the day.
“She didn’t handle the track very well at all and didn’t quite come down the hill. Ryan said it took her a little while to get herself organised in the straight. There will be more improvement on a flatter track.
“We will not step her back up to a mile. It may have looked like she was staying on but that was more to do with the fact that she got herself organised in the closing stages after not handling the course.
“We have tried her so many times at a mile and she just doesn’t stay, so we will keep her to seven furlongs and find a flatter track.”
Seventh race win quotes -
Turf Club Handicap
BLOOMING PERFECT FOR TEAM RYAN
Perfect Blossom has bloomed from a low-grade maiden into a smart winning machine since joining Kevin Ryan’s yard this season and the filly made it six wins from seven starts for the trainer with a trail-blazing victory in the five-furlong Turf Club Handicap.
Trainer’s daughter Amy Ryan drove the three-year-old to a length and three quarters success over runner-up Confessional. The success was the 5lb claimer’s first at Goodwood.
The delighted apprentice exclaimed: “First ride and first winner - what more could I ask? The big meetings are the important ones and I got a real buzz from that.
“She’s just improving with each run and hopefully there’s still more improvement to come. I rode her at Epsom last time and she just hung a little bit on the camber and pricked her ears in front but today she got her head down and got on with it.”
Perfect Blossom, who only made her seasonal return on June 2, when victorious under Paul Hanagan, carried a 6lb penalty for her most recent success at Epsom and was sent off a 15/2 chance.
Speaking of her front-running triumph, the winning trainer said: “This filly doesn’t have to make the running and it would be nice for her to get a tow from something. She’s a good filly and she’s getting stronger. She has done great this year but actually I’m really looking forward to next year.
“We might go to York next for a five-furlong race there. We’ll stick at the trip for now, it’s not broken so why fix it, we’ll stick with what’s working.
“She has an unbelievable temperament and is taking her racing so well. She stepped into a much tougher race today and has been more impressive than ever.
“It’s great that Amy rode her today and thanks to Bill and Ann Morris (owners) for letting her keep the ride. Also, a big thank you to Paul Hanagan - he set the ball rolling and he will be back on her again.”
TODAY’S GOING AT 10AM
The going remains the same as yesterday
Straight: Good, Good to Firm in places
Round course: Good to Firm
GoingStick readings at 9.30am
Straight course: Stands’ side: 7.9, Centre: 7.9, Far side: 8.1
Seamus Buckley, Clerk of the Course, said this morning: “We watered the straight after racing yesterday evening, putting on eight millimetres of water.
“We will review the going at the end of the day to see if any more watering is needed, though some rain is forecast within the next 24 hours.
“There is fresh ground for today on the far side from the six-furlong pole to the three-furlong marker after we took down temporary running rail which dolled out the course by six yards.”
Straight course: stands’ side.
Round course: inside, except 1m 4f which is outside
The top bend continues to be dolled out three yards and this temporary rail will come down after racing today so as to provide fresh ground for tomorrow’s Group One Blue Square Nassau Stakes.
LIBRANNO FACTOR SEES HUGHES ODDS TUMBLE
Richard Hughes is heading relentlessly towards the Racing UK Glorious Goodwood jockeys’ title, and could build on his lead during today’s seven-race card.
Hughes, who has partnered five winners during the first three days, has hardened to 1/6 favourite for the title with bookmaker Blue Square, while Ryan Moore, who has three wins, has been eased to 7/2. Moore has six rides today, one more than the leader, but Hughes has an ace in his hand called Libranno, likely favourite for the Tanqueray Richmond Stakes (4.00).
Libranno, in common with Hughes’ quartet of firsts, is trained in Wiltshire by Richard Hannon, who yesterday trained his 200th winner at Goodwood. Of Libranno, a two-year-old who has won both his races, the trainer said on his website, www.richardhannonracing.tv: “He is workmanlike rather than spectacular, but he kept finding at Newmarket and is the sort of horse who is best when allowed to do his own thing rather than try and organise him. This track [Goodwood] might suit him and Hughesie can let him jump and run.
"We also run Vitznau in the totesport Mile (3.25). He ran a terrific race to finish sixth from a bad draw two years ago, but he is again drawn towards the outside, and, while he ran well at Epsom last time, it will be tough from out there. However, the fact that they have put eight millimetres of water on the straight will help as he would not want it too firm.
"The Queen's Royal Exchange runs in the RSA Nursery (4.35), and, while he won at Salisbury, I think he is better than that so, hopefully, there is a bit more improvement there. Blue Angel, who runs in the Oak Tree Stakes (5.15) and Palisades Park, our runner in the last [Turf Club Handicap, 5.45], will have to be at their best to be competitive as both are in tough races."
Hannon’s five winners means he leads this week’s trainers’ table at Glorious Goodwood by three from Jeremy Noseda.
Royal Exchange is one of two runners for Her Majesty The Queen today, the other being the Sir Michael Stoute-trained Golden Stream, Moore’s mount in the Oak Tree Stakes.
Meanwhile, two horses who ran in the Racing UK Leading Jockey Award Handicap at Glorious Goodwood yesterday are set to make quick reappearances today. Hamoody and Crimea - first and third on their initial outing - are due to tackle the Rolf Group Stewards’ Sprint Handicap. Both are trained in Yorkshire by Dandy Nicholls.
NOTE TO TOTESPORT: WATCH OUT FOR RANSOM
Trainer Barry Hills needs a single winner to reach the 50-mark at Glorious Goodwood, and he could reach it in today’s £150,000 totesport Mile, one of the betting highlights of the week.
Hills, who won the race in 1988 with Strike Force, runs Ransom Note, a Royal Ascot winner last month whose selection in today’s Racing Post by ace tipster Pricewise (Tom Segal) has seen his price falling faster than shares in BP. Pricewise has given bookmakers double trouble, for he has also selected the Ralph Beckett-trained Oasis Dancer in the 19-runner handicap.
George Primarolo, spokesman for totesport, said this morning: “Punters have been backing the two Pricewise selections, and in particular Ransom Note. His price has been cut to 9/1 from 14/1. The price of Oasis Dancer has also been under pressure, and we have been forced to go 5/1 from 6/1.
“Sea Lord [who is trained by Mark Johnston] is 5/1 joint-favourite, but he has been heading the list for some time and I wouldn’t be surprised if he eventually starts outright favourite.
“In terms of ante-post interest our worst result would be Webbow, who has been drawn bang against the rail in stall 21, while among bigger-priced horses there has been money for Spectait [from Jonjo O’Neill’s stable], now a 33/1 shot from 50/1. He has to overcome a low draw, but he has run in the race twice, won it in 2006 and was second last year.”
This is the sixth year that totesport has sponsored the Mile, a race which has fallen to Yorkshire-based Johnston on three occasions, including last year when Laa Rayb was successful. Johnston is double-handed today for he also runs Tartan Gunna, while Roger Charlton, who enjoyed back-to-back wins in the race in 2008 and 2009 (with Third Set and Fifteen Love) saddles Proponent.
The Dandy Nicholls-trained hat-trick seeker Victoire De Lyphar has so far proved popular with punters today. Blue Square has cut the three-year-old to 13/2 from 15/2 for the Rolf Group Stewards’ Sprint (2.45pm), the consolation race for tomorrow’s Bluesquare.com Stewards’ Cup, while totesport has shortened him to 13/2 from 8/1.
In the same six-furlong contest, Nicholls is also set to saddle Hamoody, successful in yesterday’s Racing UK Leading Jockey Award Handicap over a furlong shorter. Totesport has cut the six-year-old to 16/1 from 28/1, while stablemate Crimea, third in that same race yesterday, is now 18/1 from 28/1 and the James Fanshawe-trained Bagamoyo is 9/1 from 10/1. Ladbrokes is offering 9/1 about Bagomoyo from 11/1 and the same firm has snipped Pastoral Player into 12/1 from 14/1.
Duncan, trained by John Gosden, is popular with bettors in the opening Group Three Coutts Glorious Stakes (2.10pm). Blue Square makes him 6/5 favourite from 7/4, while Ladbrokes makes him an 11/10 chance from 7/4. Traffic Guard, trained by Paul Cole, is now 22/1 from 40/1 with totesport for the same contest. Those moves have come after the withdrawal of the two Godolphin runners, Cavalryman and La De Two.
In the Group Two Tanqueray Richmond Stakes (4pm), Libranno, from the red hot Richard Hannon stable, is now 5/4 from 11/8 with Ladbrokes.
Blue Square has seen support for the Mark Johnston-trained Tartan Gunna in the totesport Mile (3.25pm) and has shortened the four-year-old, who is running for the second time this week, into 16/1 from 20/1.
In the RSA Nursery (4.35pm), the Cole-trained Memen is 11/4 from 3/1 with Ladbrokes, while the same firm has cut the Andrew Balding-trained Strictly Dancing from 14/1 into 10/1 for the Group Three Oak Tree Stakes (5.15pm).
First race 2.10pm The Coutts Glorious Stakes
No 9. Traffic Guard: Tom Queally replaces Jamie Spencer
No 10. Whispering Gallery: Frankie Dettori replaces Alan Munro (Godolphin has taken out its other two runners.)
Second race 2.45pm The Rolf Group Stewards’ Sprint Handicap
No 9.Oldjoesaid: Jimmy Fortune replaces Jamie Spencer
Fifth race 4.35pm The RSA Nursery Handicap
No 1. Memen: Tom Queally replaces Jamie Spencer
Jamie Spencer, who is not riding Goodwood today, has a toe injury sustained after his foot was trodden on when unseated by Biaraafa before the start of the first at Leicester on Wednesday evening.
FIRST RACE RESULT
2.10pm COUTTS GLORIOUS STAKES
Class 1, Group 3, £70,000 guaranteed. For 4yo+, 1m 4f. Weights: colts & geldings 9st; fillies 8st 11lb. Penalties: after November 1, 2009, a winner of a Group 3 race 3lb; of a Group 2 race 5lb; of a Group 1 race 7lb. Penalty Values: 1st: £39,739; 2nd: £15,064; 3rd: £7,539; 4th: £3,759; 5th: £1,883; 6th: £945
1) REDWOOD (Khalid Abdulla) Barry Hills 4-9-00 Michael Hills  7/1
2) SRI PUTRA (H R H Sultan Ahmad Shah) Michael Jarvis 4-9-03 Philip Robinson  5/1
3) TRAFFIC GUARD (USA) (Fitri Hay) Paul Cole 6-9-00 Tom Queally  16/1
4) DUNCAN (Normandie Stud Ltd) John Gosden 5-9-00 William Buick  5/4 Fav
5) MANIGHAR (FR) (OTI Racing & The Hon Earle Mack) Luca Cumani 4-9-00 Kieren Fallon 
6) KINGDOM OF FIFE (The Queen) Sir Michael Stoute v5-9-00 Ryan Moore 
7) WHISPERING GALLERY (Godolphin) Saeed bin Suroor 4-9-00 Frankie Dettori 
8) GOLDEN SWORD (The Golden Sword Partnership) Jane Chapple-Hyam 4-9-00 Shane Kelly 
8 ran Non-Runners: Cavalryman (Going), La De Two (Going)
Time: 2m 33.86s Distances: 1½, 1¾, 2¼, nk, 3¼, 1¼, 2
Breeder: Juddmote Farms Ltd Breeding: b c High Chaparral (IRE) - Arum Lily (USA) (Woodman (USA))
Tote Win: £8.30 Places: £1.70; £1.90; £5.60 Exacta: £40.60
Winning trainer:-Name: Hills, Barrington William Born: Worcester, 2/4/1937; Trains at South Bank Stables, Lambourn 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 British Classic wins (5):1000 Guineas (1978 Enstone Park, 2009 Ghanaati), 2000 Guineas (1979 Tap on Wood, 2004 Haafhd), St Leger (1994 Moonax) Irish Classic Wins (5): Irish 1000 Guineas (1993 Nicer, 1999 Hula Angel), Irish Derby (1987 Sir Harry Lewis), Irish Oaks (1974 Dibidale, 1994 Bolas) French Classic Wins (1): Prix Royal-Oak (1994 Moonax) Other major wins: Betfred Sprint Cup (1997 Royal Applause, 2007 Red Clubs), Dewhurst Stakes (1988 Scenic (DH), 1996 In Command, 1999 Distant Music), Champion Stakes (1983 Cormorant Wood, 2002 Storming Home, 2003 Haadhd), Shadwell Middle Park Stakes (1987 Gallic League, 1995 Royal Applause, 2007 Dark Angel), Cheveley Park Stakes (1983 Desirable), Falmouth Stakes (1976 Duboff), Nunthorpe Stakes (1988 Handsome Sailor, 2005 La Cucaracha), Sun Chariot Stakes (1983 Cormorant Wood, 2006 Spinning Queen); Sussex Stakes (1990 Distant Relative), Juddmonte International (1978 Hawaiian Sound, 1984 Cormorant Wood), Yorkshire Oaks (1974 Dibidale), Fillies’ Mile (1989 Silk Slippers), Lockinge Stakes (1984 Cormorant Wood (DH)), Queen Elizabeth II Stakes (1986 Sure Blade), Grand Prix de Saint-Cloud (1972 & 1973 Rheingold), Prix de l’Arc de Triomphe (1973 Rheingold), Prix de l’Abbaye (1988 Handsome Sailor), Prix Ganay (1973 Rheingold), Prix Jean Prat (1999 Golden Snake), Prix du Moulin de Longchamp (1990 Distant Relative), Pretty Polly Stakes (2000 Lady Upstage), Matron Stakes (1987 Pixie Erin), National Stakes (1978 Tap On Wood) Royal Ascot Wins: 25 Major Royal Ascot Wins: Kings Stand Stakes (2010 Equiano), Hardwicke Stakes (1973 Rheingold), Gold Cup (1984 & 1985 Gildoran), St James’s Palace Stakes (1986 Sure Blade), Golden Jubilee Stakes (1997 Royal Applause), King Edward VII Stakes (2001 Storming Home), Coronation Stakes (2005 Maids Causeway), Coventry Stakes (2005 Red Clubs), Jersey Stakes (1982 Merlins Charm), 2009 Ouqba) First Goodwood Winner: Fred Babu, First Day Supplementary Plate, September 15, 1969 Total Goodwood Wins: 94 (50 at Festival meeting) Horses in training (1984-2010): 107, 125, 139, 131, 140, 152, 175, 159, 129, n/a, 113, 120, 130, 137, 145, 150, 148, 160, 167, 168, 186, 148, 163, 153, 158; 148; 146; Wins in a season (1987-2009): 96: 93: 73: 113: 99: 63: 39: 44: 73: 84: 80: 78: 109: 72: 106: 91: 107: 82: 101; 103; 91; 70; 88; Wins in 2010: 43 50th Glorious Goodwood victory for Barry Hills
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) Derby (1996 Shaamit) Other major wins include: Ascot Gold Cup (1994 Arcadian Heights), Champion Stakes (2002 Storming Home), Coronation Stakes (1997 Rebecca Sharp, 2005 Maids Causeway), Dewhurst Stakes (1985 Huntingdale, 1988 Scenic, 1996 In Command, 1999 Distant Music), Duke Of York Stakes (2006 Steenburg), Fillies’ Mile (1989 Silk Slippers), Goodwood Cup (1992 Further Flight), Greenham Stakes (2006 Red Clubs), Haydock Sprint Cup (1997 Royal Applause, 2007 Red Clubs), Irish 1,000 Guineas (1993 Nicer, 1999 Hula Angel), Irish Champion Stakes (1995 Pentire), King George VI and Queen Elizabeth Stakes (1996 Pentire), Lockinge Stakes (1997 First Island), Lowther Stakes (2006 Silk Blossom), Nunthorpe Stakes (1988 Handsome Sailor), Prix de l'Abbaye (1988 Handsome Sailor), Prix Jean Prat (1999 Golden Snake), Shelbourne Hotels Goffs 500 (2006 Silk Blossom), Sussex Stakes (1996 First Island), Kingdom of Bahrain Sun Chariot Stakes (2006 Spinning Queen), Duke of York Stakes (2010 Equiano) Other details: champion apprentice 1983 Royal Ascot wins: 16 First Royal Ascot win: King Edward VII Stakes (June 15, 1993 Beneficial) Major Royal Ascot wins: King’s Stand Stakes (2010 Equiano), Gold Cup (1994 Arcadian Heights), Queen Anne Stakes (1995 Nicolotte), Prince of Wales’s Stakes (1996 First Island), Coronation Stakes (1997 Rebecca Sharp, 2005 Maids Causeway), King Edward VII Stakes (1993 Beneficial, 2001 Storming Home), Ribblesdale Stakes (2006 Mont Etoile) First Goodwood win: Rose Du Soir (Colmans of Norwich Liebfraumilch Handicap, September 10, 1982) Goodwood winners: 77 (32 at July Meeting) Wins (1990-2009): 61, 65, 91, 86, 89, 74, 80, 84, 61, 94, 73, 58, 66, 58, 66, 56, 69, 48, 45, 57 Wins in 2010: 31
SECOND RACE RESULT
2.45pm ROLF GROUP STEWARDS’ SPRINT HANDICAP
Class 2, £30,000 guaranteed. For 3yo+ which were declared to run, but which were eliminated at the 48-hour declaration stage from the 2010 Bluesquare.com Stewards’ Cup (Heritage Handicap), 6f. Weights: highest weight 9st 10lb; minimum weight 7st 12lb. Penalties: after June 26, a winner 3lb; a winner of 2 races 6lb. Weight for age: 3yo from 4yo+ 5lb. Penalty Values: 1st: £18,693; 2nd: £5,598; 3rd: £2,799; 4th: £1,401; 5th: £699; 6th: £351
1) JOSEPH HENRY (Billy Hughes) David Nicholls 8-9-01 David Probert  28/1
2) VICTOIRE DE LYPHAR (IRE) (Middleham Park Racing XVIII) David Nicholls 3-9-09 Adrian Nicholls  13/2 Jt Fav
3) WILDCAT WIZARD (USA) (Alan Spence) Paul Cole 4-9-10 Richard Hughes  25/1
4) TIDDLIWINKS (Guy Reed) Kevin Ryan 4-9-10 Neil Callan  10/1
5) CRIMEA (IRE) (Middleham Park Racing XVI) David Nicholls 4-9-00 Alan Munro 
6) FIVE STAR JUNIOR (USA) (Moyns Park Stud) Linda Stubbs 4-9-11 Tom Eaves 
7) BAGAMOYO (Chippenham Lodge Stud) James Fanshawe 3-9-08 Eddie Ahern  13/2 Jt Fav
8) OLYNARD (IRE) (R Roberts) Ralph Beckett 4-9-09 Jim Crowley 
9) SEA OF LEAVES (USA) (Frank & Annette Brady) Jim Goldie 4-9-09 Kieren Fallon 
10) KING'S WONDER (Middleham Park Racing XXXII) David Nicholls 5-9-00 Michael Geran (3) 
11) AYE AYE DIGBY (IRE) (Trolley Actions) Jim Boyle 5-9-07 Pat Cosgrave 
12) GHOSTWING (Mark Benton) John Gallagher 3-9-02 Hayley Turner 
13) HAMOODY (USA) (Hart Inn I) D Nicholls 6-9-02 Neil Chalmers 
14) KERRYS REQUIEM (IRE) (Mick Channon) Mick Channon 4-9-05 Ryan Moore 
15) SUNRISE SAFARI (IRE) (Timeform Betfair Racing Club Ltd) Richard Fahey v7-9-01 Royston Ffrench 
16) RED CAPE (FR) (Middleham Park Racing LVI) Ruth Carr 7-8-13 Paul Hanagan 
17) MAC GILLE EOIN (M C S D Racing Ltd) John Gallagher 6-9-05 Martin Lane (3) 
18) KELLYS EYE (IRE) (Ron Hull) David Brown 3-9-08 Robert Winston 
19) LOWDOWN (IRE) (Sheikh Hamdan bin Mohammed Al Maktoum) Mark Johnston 3-9-05 Joe Fanning 
20) AVEROO (Miss K Squance) Michael Squance p5-8-09 Philip Robinson 
21) PASTORAL PLAYER (The Pursuits Partnership) Hughie Morrison 3-9-08 Steve Drowne 
22) OLDJOESAID (Angie Bailey) Kevin Ryan 6-9-08 Fergus Sweeney 
23) SECRET WITNESS (Ridge House Stables Ltd) Ron Harris b4-9-02 Tom McLaughlin 
24) DRAWNFROMTHEPAST (IRE) (H R H Prince of Saxe-Weimar) Jamie Osborne 5-8-13 Sophie Doyle (5) 
25) RASAMAN (IRE) (Paul Moulton) Jim Goldie 6-9-01 Tom Queally 
26) SAUCY BROWN (IRE) (David Nicholls I) David Nicholls 4-9-06 Daragh O'Donohoe 
27) WE HAVE A DREAM (The Dreaming Squires) William Muir 5-9-05 Martin Dwyer 
27 ran Non-Runner: Quasi Congaree (other - runs at Newmarket tomorrow)
Time: 1m 10.79s Distances: hd, 1¼, nse, nk, hd, ½, 1, ½, hd, sh, ¾, ½, sh, hd, ½, nse, nse, ½, 1, ¾, hd, nk, 2, ½, 5, 9
Breeder: John Brown & Megan Dennis Breeding: b g Mujadil (USA) - Iris May (Brief Truce (USA))
Tote Win: £44.50 Places: £8.90; £2.30; £8.20; £2.50 Exacta: £295.00
Winning trainer:- Name: Nicholls, David Date of birth: 30/4/56 Riding career: Professional - 421 winners Trains at Tall Trees Farm, Sessay, Thirsk, Yorkshire Other details: Married to Alex Greaves: two children. Son Adrian rides for the stable Major wins: Ayr Gold Cup (2000 Bahamian Pirate, 2001 Continent, 2002 & 2004 Funfair Wane, 2008 Regal Parade), Ballyogan Stakes (1999 Proud Native), Darley July Cup (2002 Continent), King George Stakes (1999 Rudi’s Pet), Nunthorpe Stakes (1997 Ya Malak (dh with Coastal Bluff), 2004 Bahamian Pirate), Phoenix Sprint Stakes (2006 Moss Vale), Prix du Gros-Chene (2006 Moss Vale), Sporting Index Starlit Stakes (2006 Tax Free), Stewards’ Cup (2000 Tayseer, 2005 Gift Horse), Victoria Cup (2002 Scotty’s Future), William Hill Trophy (1999 Pepperdine, 2005 Tax Free), Greenland Stakes (2006 Moss Vale), Stan James Palace House Stakes (2007 Tax Free) Royal Ascot Wins (2): Wokingham Stakes (2004 Lafi), Buckingham Palace Stakes (2008 Regal Parade), Betfred Sprint Cup (2009 Regal Parade) First Goodwood winner: Double Oscar (The Charlton Stakes - July 29, 1998) Total Goodwood wins: 38 (28 at July Meeting) Horses in training (1996-2010): 37; 45; 45; 46; 58; 78; 74; 82; 82; 84; 94; 70; 92; 111; 98; Wins in a season (1993-2009): 0: 21: 26: 30: 44: 50: 75: 73: 47: 65: 65: 55: 67:59; 58; 68; 84; Wins in 2010: 55
Winning Jockey:-Name: Probert, David Background: A graduate of pony racing in Britain, he attended the British Racing School in Newmarket prior to joining Andrew Balding’s Kingsclere stable.Father was a point-to-point rider while his sister rides out for Richard Hannon. First Winner: Mountain Pass, Wolverhampton, December 3, 2007 First Goodwood Winner: Count Ceprano, bluesquarecasino.com Apprentice Handicap, August 2, 2008 Total Goodwood wins: 6 (2 at Glorious Goodwood) Big race wins: The ladbrokes.com Heritage Handicap (2008 Jedediah) Wins (2007-2009): 1; 50 (shared champion apprentice title with William Buick); 81; Wins in 2010: 56
THIRD RACE RESULT - 3.25pm totesport MILE HERITAGE HANDICAP
Class 2, £150,000 guaranteed. For 3yo+, 1m. Weights: highest weight not less than 9st 10lb; minimum weight 7st 12lb. Penalties: after July 3, a winner 3lb; a winner of 2 races 6lb. Weight for age: 3yo from 4yo+ 8lb. Penalty Values: 1st: £93,465; 2nd: £27,990; 3rd: £13,995; 4th: £7,005; 5th: £3,495; 6th: £1,755
1) SEA LORD (IRE) (Sheikh Hamdan bin Mohammed Al Maktoum) Mark Johnston 3-9-03 Royston Ffrench  6/1
2) INVISIBLE MAN (Godolphin) Saeed bin Suroor b4-9-06 Frankie Dettori  8/1
3) WEBBOW (IRE) (Wentdale Limited) Nigel Tinkler p8-8-07 Louis-Philippe Beuzelin (3)  12/1
4) PROPONENT (IRE) (Bjorn Nielsen) Roger Charlton 6-9-02 William Buick  20/1
5) VITZNAU (IRE) (Louis Stalder) Richard Hannon 6-9-05 Richard Hughes 
6) AL MUHEER (IRE) (Sprint King Racing (Antigua Cavaliers)) David Nicholls 5-9-03 Adrian Nicholls 
7) MARAJAA (IRE) (John Jacques) Willie Musson 8-9-00 Jamie Mackay 
8) ASPECTUS (IRE) (Cavendish Star Racing & A Taylor) Jamie Osborne 7-9-05 Fergus Sweeney 
9) RANSOM NOTE (Raymond Mould) Barry Hills 3-8-11 Michael Hills 
10) SIGNOR PELTRO (First Of Many Partnership) Henry Candy 7-9-05 Dane O'Neill 
11) TARTAN GUNNA (Exors of the late Isobel Bird) Mark Johnston v4-8-11 Joe Fanning 
12) ROYAL DESTINATION (IRE) (Vimal Khosla) Jeremy Noseda 5-9-01 Ryan Moore 
13) OASIS DANCER (Heather Slade) Ralph Beckett 3-9-02 Jim Crowley  5/1 Fav
14) ACROSTIC (Leonidas Marinopoulos) Luca Cumani 5-9-10 Kieren Fallon 
15) IRISH HEARTBEAT (IRE) (Mark & George Leatham) Richard Fahey 5-8-12 Paul Hanagan 
16) BEAUCHAMP XERXES (Erik Penser) Gerard Butler 4-9-07 Tom Queally 
17) CHARLIE COOL (Middleham Park Racing XXIV) Ruth Carr b7-9-00 Robert Winston 
18) SPECTAIT (J P McManus) Jonjo O'Neill p8-8-11 Seb Sanders 
19) MAHADEE (IRE) (Pearl Bloodstock Ltd) Ralph Beckett b5-8-11 Martin Lane (3) 
19 Ran Non-Runners: Dunn'o (Ire) (Self Certificate (Bruised Foot)), Coasting (Self Certificate (Not Eaten Up))
Time: 1m 37.33s Distances: ¾, 3½, ½, nk, 1¼, ¾, ¾, ½, 1¾, hd, nk, ¾, 2, 4½, 4, 3¼, 2, 6
Breeder: Darley Breeding: b c Cape Cross (IRE) - First Fleet (USA) (Woodman (USA))
Tote Win: £7.80 Places: £2.00; £2.10; £3.80; £4.90 Exacta: £43.00
Winning Trainer:-Name: Johnston, Mark Steven Born: Glasgow, 10/9/59 Trains at Kingsley House Racing Stables Middleham, N Yorks Date of first licence: January 1987 First winner: Hinari Video (Carlisle, July 1, 1987) Previous Occupation: Qualified as veterinary surgeon at Glasgow University; practised 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 British Classic wins (2): 2000 Guineas (1994 Mister Baileys); 1000 Guineas (2004 Attraction) Irish Classic wins (1): Irish 1000 Guineas (2004 Attraction) Other major wins include: Rheinland-Pokal (2002 Yavana’s Pace), Dewhurst Stakes (2004 Shamardal), Dubai Sheema Classic (1999 Fruits Of Love), Gran Criterium (1997 Lend A Hand, 2003 Pearl Of Love 2006 Kirklees), Falmouth Stakes (2008 Nahoodh), Sun Chariot Stakes (2004 Attraction), Preis Von Europa (2009 Jukebox Jury), Matron Stakes (2005 Attraction), Phoenix Stakes (1997 Princely Heir), Shadwell Middle Park Stakes (2009 Awzaan), Royal Ascot wins (32): Gold Cup (1995 Double Trigger, 2001 & 2002 Royal Rebel), King George V Handicap (1995 Diaghilef, 2002 Systematic, 2003 Fantastic Love, 2006 Linas Selection), St James’s Palace Stakes (1996 Bijou D’Inde), Britannia Handicap (1997 Fly To The Stars), Hardwicke Stakes (1999 and 2000 Fruits Of Love, 2002 Zindabad, 2005 Bandari), Chesham Stakes (2000 Celtic Silence, 2002 Helm Bank, 2003 Pearl Of Love), Queen’s Vase (2001 And Beyond, 2003 Shanty Star, 2005 Melrose Avenue, 2006 Soapy Danger, 2009 Holberg), Duke Of Edinburgh Handicap (2001 Takamaka Bay, 2009 Drill Sergeant), Queen Mary Stakes (2003 Attraction), Norfolk Stakes (2003 Russian Valour), Ascot Stakes (2004 Double Obsession), Coronation Stakes (2004 Attraction), Wolferton Handicap (2006 I’m So Lucky), Hampton Court Stakes (2007 Zaham), King Edward VII Stakes (2007 Boscobel, 2010 Monterosso), Jersey Stakes (2010 Rainfall) First Royal Ascot win: Double Trigger (June 22, 1995 - Gold Cup) First Goodwood win: The Can Can Man (SIS H’cap, May 23, 1991) Goodwood winners: 74 (49 at July Meeting) 1000th winner: Double Honour, Hamilton, September 4, 2000 2000th winner: Leamington, Southwell, February 5, 2008 (passed both landmarks faster than anyone else in history) Wins in a year (1987-2009): 1: 5: 15: 24: 25: 52: 77: 116: 111: 115: 123: 100: 113: 130: 116: 134: 139: 119: 141; 158; 161; 164; 216; Wins in 2010: 139
Winning jockey:- Name: Ffrench, Royston Born: September 5, 1975 Based: Richmond, North Yorks Apprenticeship: British Racing School and with Luca Cumani First winner: Haya Ya Kefaah, Doncaster, March 21, 1996 Major wins: St Simon Stakes (1997 Kaliana), Cesarewitch (1996 Inchcailloch), Coral Sprint Trophy (2006 Borderlescott), Sky Bet Dash (2006 Wyatt Earp), Bluesquare.com Stewards’ Cup (2006 Borderlescott), Juddmonte Royal Lodge Stakes (2008 Jukebox Jury), totepool Rose Of Lancaster Stakes (2009 Jukebox Jury), Lucien Barriere Grand Prix de Deauville (2009 Jukebox Jury), Preis Von Europa (2009 Jukebox Jury), Dubai Duty Free (2010 Al Shemali), StanJames.com Jockey Club Stakes (2010 Jukebox Jury), Deutsches Derby (2010 Buzzword), totesport Mile (2010 Sea Lord) Royal Ascot Wins (1): Chesham Stakes (2007 Maze) First Goodwood winner: Ivory’s Joy (Findon Stakes, June 27, 1997) Goodwood wins: 15 (8 at July Meeting) Wins (2001-2009): 20; 27; 49; 45; 50; 63; 63; 40; 39; Wins in 2010: 17
FOURTH RACE RESULT - 4.00pm TANQUERAY RICHMOND STAKES
Class 1, Group 2, £80,000 guaranteed. For 2yo colts & geldings, 6f. Weights: 9st. Penalties: a winner of a Group 1 or Group 2 race 3lb. Penalty Values: 1st: £45,416; 2nd: £17,216; 3rd: £8,616; 4th: £4,296; 5th: £2,152; 6th: £1,080
1) LIBRANNO (McDowell Racing) Richard Hannon 2-9-03 Richard Hughes  5/4 Fav
2) THE PADDYMAN (IRE) (Bob & Pauline Scott) William Haggas 2-9-00 Philip Robinson  4/1
3) ROAYH (USA) (Godolphin) Saeed bin Suroor 2-9-00 Frankie Dettori 
4) THE LONG GAME (Sangster Families) Brian Meehan 2-9-00 Martin Dwyer 
5) SATIN LOVE (USA) (Crone Stud Farms Ltd) Mark Johnston 2-9-00 Joe Fanning 
6) MARINE COMMANDO (M Wynne) Richard Fahey 2-9-00 Paul Hanagan 
Time: 1m 11.48s Distances: 1¼, 1¼, 1¾, ½, ½
Breeder: Oliver McDowell Breeding: b c Librettist (USA) - Annabelle Ja (FR) (Singspiel (IRE))
Tote Win: £1.90 Places: £1.30; £3.10 Exacta: £7.90
Winning Trainer: Name- Hannon, Richard Michael Date of birth: 30/5/45 Date of first licence:1970 Trains at Marlborough, Wiltshire Other details: Champion trainer in 1992 First Winner: Ampney Prince, Newbury, April 17, 1970 First Group Winner: Crespinall (Nassau Stakes, 1972, Goodwood) Classic wins: (3) 2000 Guineas (1973 Mon Fils, 1987 Don't Forget Me, 1990 Tirol) Other major wins: Irish 2,000 Guineas (1987 Don’t Forget Me, 1990 Tirol, 2010 Canford Cliffs), Falmouth Stakes (1991 Only Yours, 1993 Niche, 1994 Lemon Souffle, 1995 Caramba), July Cup (1992 Mr Brooks), Lockinge Stakes (1993 Swing Low, 2010 Paco Boy), Moyglare Stud Stakes (1993 Lemon Souffle), Nunthorpe Stakes (1992 Lyric Fantasy), Prix de l’Abbaye (1992 Mr Brooks), Prix du Cadran (1993 Assessor), Prix Royal-Oak (1992 Assessor), Prix Maurice de Gheest (2000 Bold Edge), Sussex Stakes (2003 Reel Buddy, 2010 Canford Cliffs), Cheveley Park Stakes (2006 Indian Ink), Gran Criterium (2007 Scintillo), Prix de la Foret (2008 Paco Boy), Prix Jean Prat (2010 Dick Turpin), Veuve Clicquot Vintage Stakes (1986 Don’t Forget Me, 2010 King Torus) Royal Ascot wins: 29 First Royal Ascot winner: Fly Baby (June 17, 1981 - Queen Mary Stakes) Major Royal Ascot wins: St James’s Palace Stakes (2010 Canford Cliffs), Royal Hunt Cup (2008 Mr Aviator), Wokingham Handicap (1990 Knight Of Mercy, 1994 Venture Capitalist), King Edward VII Stakes (1992 Beyton), Queen Mary Stakes (1981 Fly Baby, 1992 Lyric Fantasy, 1993 Risky, 2006 Gilded), Coronation Stakes (2007 Indian Ink), Golden Jubilee Stakes (1992 Shalford), Queen Anne Stakes (2009 Paco Boy), Coventry Stakes (1989 Rock City, 2009 Canford Cliffs, 2010 Strong Suit) Total Goodwood wins: 201 (53 at July Meeting) Number of horses in training (1985-2010): 67; 75; 74; 80; 85; 107; 131; 139; 155; 178; 167; 155; 149; 145; 155; 162; 147; 169; 169; 149; 169; 163; 184; 190; 204; Wins in a Year (1982-2009): 38; 43; 28; 37; 56; 33; 42; 55; 72; 125; 153; 182; 112; 115; 110; 94; 108; 123; 134; 112; 121; 122; 113; 145; 127; 148; 189; 188; Wins in 2010: 138 Sixth win of Glorious Goodwood 2010 - Leading Trainer
Winning jockey:-Name: Hughes, Richard David. Date of birth: 11/1/73 Background: Son of trainer Dessie, Richard began riding ponies aged five, and won his first pony race three years later. Apprenticed to his father, he rode six winners in his first season, when just 15. He continued to ride over the jumps during the winter, and won the 1997 Irish Champion Hurdle. In 2001 he became retained jockey for Prince Khalid Abdullah, until he left the post in November 2007, allowing him to take up jump racing and skiing once again. First winner: Viking Melody (Roscommon maiden, August 2, 1988) Major wins include: Betfair Cup (2008 Paco Boy), Blue Square Ormonde Stakes (2005 Day Flight), Celebration Mile (2002 Tillerman), Cherry Hinton Stakes (2004 Jewel In The Sand, 2010 Memory), Coventry Stakes (2003 Three Valleys, 2009 Canford Cliffs), Craven Stakes (2000 Umistim, 2001 King’s Ironbridge), Dahlia Stakes (2006 Violet Park)Derby Italiano (1996 Bahamian Knight), Duke Of York Stakes (1999 Sampower Star), French Oaks (2003 Nebraska Tornado), French 1,000 Guineas (2002 Zenda), Gordon Richards Stakes (2006 Day Flight), Gran Premio d’Italia (1995 Posidonas), Great Voltigeur Stakes (2006 Youmzain), Jockey Club Cup (2000 Persian Punch), July Cup (2003 Oasis Dream), Lingfield Derby Trial (2001 Perfect Sunday), Middle Park Stakes (2003 Three Valleys), Nunthorpe Stakes (2003 Oasis Dream), Prix D’Ispahan (2001 Observatory), Prix Jean-Luc Lagardere (2003 American Post), Prix du Moulin de Longchamp (2003 Nebraska Tornado), Yorkshire Cup (1999 Churlish Charm), Sky Bet Cheveley Park Stakes (2006 Indian Ink), Musidora Stakes (2007 Passage Of Time), Grand Prix de Saint-Cloud (2008 Youmzain), bet365 Mile (2009 & 2010 Paco Boy), Betfair Molecomb Stakes (2009 Monsieur Chevalier), totesport Lockinge Stakes (2010 Paco Boy), totesport Chester Cup (2010 Mamlook), Irish 1,000 Guineas (2010 Canford Cliffs), Prix Jean Prat (2010 Dick Turpin), Etihad Airways Falmouth Stakes (2010 Music Show), Veuve Clicquot Vintage Stakes (2010 King Torus), Richmond Stakes (2008 Prolific, 2009 Dick Turpin, 2010 Libranno), Sussex Stakes (2010 Canford Cliffs) Royal Ascot Wins (23): St James’s Palace Stakes (2010 Canford Cliffs), Jersey Stakes (1995 Sergeyev, 1996 Lucayan Prince), King’s Stand Stakes (1995, Piccolo), Wokingham Stakes (2000 Harmonic Way), Duke Of Edinburgh H’cap (2002, Thundering Surf), Norfolk Stakes (2002, Baron’s Pit), Wolferton Rated H’Cap (2002 Ulundi), Buckingham Palace Stakes (2002, Demonstrate), Coventry Stakes (2003 Three Valleys, 2009 Canford Cliffs, 2010 Strong Suit), Balmoral Handicap (2003 Deportivo), Ribblesdale Stakes (2003 Spanish Sun), Albany Stakes (2004 Jewel In The Sand, 2010 Memory), Queen Mary Stakes (2006 Gilded), Coronation Stakes (2007 Indian Ink), Royal Hunt Cup (2008 Mr Aviator), Chesham Stakes (2008 Free Agent, 2009 Big Audio), Queen Anne Stakes (2009 Paco Boy), Ascot Stakes (2009 Judgethemoment) First Goodwood win: Luhuk (Caffreys Premium Ale Foundation Stakes, September 30, 1994) Goodwood winners: 99 (30 at July Meeting) Wins in Britain (1994-2009):19, 68, 62, 33, 55, 95, 102, 90, 126, 122, 73, 124, 113, 118, 117; 144; Wins in 2010: 99 Sixth win of Glorious Goodwood 2010 - Racing UK Leading Jockey
FIFTH RACE RESULT - 4.35pm RSA NURSERY HANDICAP
Class 2, £20,000 guaranteed. For 2yo, 7f. Weights: highest weight not less than 9st 7lb; minimum weight 7st 12lb. Penalties: after July 17, each race won 6lb. Penalty Values: 1st: £12,952; 2nd: £3,854; 3rd: £1,926; 4th: £962
1) ROYAL EXCHANGE (The Queen) Richard Hannon 2-9-05 Richard Hughes  3/1 Jt Fav
2) DIAMOND GEEZAH (IRE) (Rebel Racing) Barry Hills 2-9-00 Michael Hills  5/1
3) SINGAPORE LILLY (IRE) (Mrs T Burns) Mick Channon 2-8-4 Hiroki Goto  16/1
4) SIR LUNCHALOTT (Richard Lilley & A J Speyer) Stan Moore 2-8-05 Martin Dwyer 
5) FALKLAND FLYER (IRE) (Box 41) Mick Channon 2-8-09 Alan Munro 
6) ALFRAAMSEY (Lord Ilsley Racing (Harrow Syndicate)) Mick Channon 2-8-03 David Probert 
7) BATHWICK BEAR (IRE) (Bathwick Gold Partnership) David Evans 2-9-06 Jimmy Fortune 
8) SILKEN THOUGHTS (The Renewal Partnership) John Berry 2-8-00 Andrea Atzeni 
9) MEMEN (IRE) (Jared Sullivan) Paul Cole 2-9-07 Tom Queally  3/1 Jt Fav
10) SILENCE IS BLISS (IRE) (Stan Moore) Stan Moore 2-9-00 Ryan Moore 
11) MAJOR CONQUEST (IRE) (T J W Ellis) John Hills 2-9-01 Richard Hills 
12) PHILHARMONIC HALL (R Cowie) Richard Fahey 2-7-12 Paul Hanagan 
Time: 1m 27.20s Distances: ½, 2¼, 2, 1, 1, nk, 1¾, ¾, 2½, ¾, ½
Breeder: The Queen Breeding: b c Royal Applause - Diamond Lodge (Grand Lodge (USA))
Tote Win: £3.70 Places: £1.60; £2.30; £3.40 Exacta: £18.90
8/1 double for trainer Richard Hannon and jockey Richard Hughes today
Winning Trainer: Name- Hannon, Richard Michael Date of birth: 30/5/45 Date of first licence:1970 Trains at Marlborough, Wiltshire Other details: Champion trainer in 1992 First Winner: Ampney Prince, Newbury, April 17, 1970 First Group Winner: Crespinall (Nassau Stakes, 1972, Goodwood) Classic wins: (3) 2000 Guineas (1973 Mon Fils, 1987 Don't Forget Me, 1990 Tirol) Other major wins: Irish 2,000 Guineas (1987 Don’t Forget Me, 1990 Tirol, 2010 Canford Cliffs), Falmouth Stakes (1991 Only Yours, 1993 Niche, 1994 Lemon Souffle, 1995 Caramba), July Cup (1992 Mr Brooks), Lockinge Stakes (1993 Swing Low, 2010 Paco Boy), Moyglare Stud Stakes (1993 Lemon Souffle), Nunthorpe Stakes (1992 Lyric Fantasy), Prix de l’Abbaye (1992 Mr Brooks), Prix du Cadran (1993 Assessor), Prix Royal-Oak (1992 Assessor), Prix Maurice de Gheest (2000 Bold Edge), Sussex Stakes (2003 Reel Buddy, 2010 Canford Cliffs), Cheveley Park Stakes (2006 Indian Ink), Gran Criterium (2007 Scintillo), Prix de la Foret (2008 Paco Boy), Prix Jean Prat (2010 Dick Turpin), Veuve Clicquot Vintage Stakes (1986 Don’t Forget Me, 2010 King Torus) Royal Ascot wins: 29 First Royal Ascot winner: Fly Baby (June 17, 1981 - Queen Mary Stakes) Major Royal Ascot wins: St James’s Palace Stakes (2010 Canford Cliffs), Royal Hunt Cup (2008 Mr Aviator), Wokingham Handicap (1990 Knight Of Mercy, 1994 Venture Capitalist), King Edward VII Stakes (1992 Beyton), Queen Mary Stakes (1981 Fly Baby, 1992 Lyric Fantasy, 1993 Risky, 2006 Gilded), Coronation Stakes (2007 Indian Ink), Golden Jubilee Stakes (1992 Shalford), Queen Anne Stakes (2009 Paco Boy), Coventry Stakes (1989 Rock City, 2009 Canford Cliffs, 2010 Strong Suit) Total Goodwood wins: 202 (54 at July Meeting) Number of horses in training (1985-2010): 67; 75; 74; 80; 85; 107; 131; 139; 155; 178; 167; 155; 149; 145; 155; 162; 147; 169; 169; 149; 169; 163; 184; 190; 204; Wins in a Year (1982-2009): 38; 43; 28; 37; 56; 33; 42; 55; 72; 125; 153; 182; 112; 115; 110; 94; 108; 123; 134; 112; 121; 122; 113; 145; 127; 148; 189; 188; Wins in 2010: 139 Seventh win of Glorious Goodwood 2010 - Leading Trainer
Winning jockey:-Name: Hughes, Richard David. Date of birth: 11/1/73 Background: Son of trainer Dessie, Richard began riding ponies aged five, and won his first pony race three years later. Apprenticed to his father, he rode six winners in his first season, when just 15. He continued to ride over the jumps during the winter, and won the 1997 Irish Champion Hurdle. In 2001 he became retained jockey for Prince Khalid Abdullah, until he left the post in November 2007, allowing him to take up jump racing and skiing once again. First winner: Viking Melody (Roscommon maiden, August 2, 1988) Major wins include: Betfair Cup (2008 Paco Boy), Blue Square Ormonde Stakes (2005 Day Flight), Celebration Mile (2002 Tillerman), Cherry Hinton Stakes (2004 Jewel In The Sand, 2010 Memory), Coventry Stakes (2003 Three Valleys, 2009 Canford Cliffs), Craven Stakes (2000 Umistim, 2001 King’s Ironbridge), Dahlia Stakes (2006 Violet Park)Derby Italiano (1996 Bahamian Knight), Duke Of York Stakes (1999 Sampower Star), French Oaks (2003 Nebraska Tornado), French 1,000 Guineas (2002 Zenda), Gordon Richards Stakes (2006 Day Flight), Gran Premio d’Italia (1995 Posidonas), Great Voltigeur Stakes (2006 Youmzain), Jockey Club Cup (2000 Persian Punch), July Cup (2003 Oasis Dream), Lingfield Derby Trial (2001 Perfect Sunday), Middle Park Stakes (2003 Three Valleys), Nunthorpe Stakes (2003 Oasis Dream), Prix D’Ispahan (2001 Observatory), Prix Jean-Luc Lagardere (2003 American Post), Prix du Moulin de Longchamp (2003 Nebraska Tornado), Yorkshire Cup (1999 Churlish Charm), Sky Bet Cheveley Park Stakes (2006 Indian Ink), Musidora Stakes (2007 Passage Of Time), Grand Prix de Saint-Cloud (2008 Youmzain), bet365 Mile (2009 & 2010 Paco Boy), Betfair Molecomb Stakes (2009 Monsieur Chevalier), totesport Lockinge Stakes (2010 Paco Boy), totesport Chester Cup (2010 Mamlook), Irish 1,000 Guineas (2010 Canford Cliffs), Prix Jean Prat (2010 Dick Turpin), Etihad Airways Falmouth Stakes (2010 Music Show), Veuve Clicquot Vintage Stakes (2010 King Torus), Richmond Stakes (2008 Prolific, 2009 Dick Turpin, 2010 Libranno), Sussex Stakes (2010 Canford Cliffs) Royal Ascot Wins (23): St James’s Palace Stakes (2010 Canford Cliffs), Jersey Stakes (1995 Sergeyev, 1996 Lucayan Prince), King’s Stand Stakes (1995, Piccolo), Wokingham Stakes (2000 Harmonic Way), Duke Of Edinburgh H’cap (2002, Thundering Surf), Norfolk Stakes (2002, Baron’s Pit), Wolferton Rated H’Cap (2002 Ulundi), Buckingham Palace Stakes (2002, Demonstrate), Coventry Stakes (2003 Three Valleys, 2009 Canford Cliffs, 2010 Strong Suit), Balmoral Handicap (2003 Deportivo), Ribblesdale Stakes (2003 Spanish Sun), Albany Stakes (2004 Jewel In The Sand, 2010 Memory), Queen Mary Stakes (2006 Gilded), Coronation Stakes (2007 Indian Ink), Royal Hunt Cup (2008 Mr Aviator), Chesham Stakes (2008 Free Agent, 2009 Big Audio), Queen Anne Stakes (2009 Paco Boy), Ascot Stakes (2009 Judgethemoment) First Goodwood win: Luhuk (Caffreys Premium Ale Foundation Stakes, September 30, 1994) Goodwood winners: 100 (31 at July Meeting) Wins in Britain (1994-2009):19, 68, 62, 33, 55, 95, 102, 90, 126, 122, 73, 124, 113, 118, 117; 144; Wins in 2010: 100 Seventh win of Glorious Goodwood 2010 - Racing UK Leading Jockey. 100th overall winner at Goodwood.
SIXTH RACE RESULT
5.15pm OAK TREE STAKES
Class 1, Group 3, £60,000 guaranteed. For 3yo+ fillies & mares, 7f. Weights: 3yo 8st 9lb; 4yo+ 9st 2lb. Penalties: after November 1, 2009, a winner of a Group 3 race 3lb; of a Group 2 race 5lb; of a Group 1 race 8lb (races won at 2yo not to count for penalties). Weight for age: 3yo from 4yo+ 7lb. Penalty Values: 1st: £34,062; 2nd: £12,912; 3rd: £6,462; 4th: £3,222; 5th: £1,614; 6th: £810
1) TROPICAL PARADISE (IRE) (S Lovelace & R Muddle) Peter Winkworth 4-9-02 Ian Mongan  16/1
2) GOLDEN STREAM (IRE) (The Queen) Sir Michael Stoute 4-9-02 Ryan Moore  9/2
3) PYRRHA (Lady Juliet Tadgell) Chris Wall 4-9-05 Alan Munro  8/1
4) BLUE ANGEL (IRE) (Oakley Street Racing) Richard Hannon 3-8-10 (1lb ow) Richard Hughes 
5) JACQUELINE QUEST (IRE) (Noel Martin) Henry Cecil 3-8-09 Tom Queally  15/8 Fav
6) PUFF (IRE) (Mr & Mrs David Aykroyd) Ralph Beckett 3-8-12 Jim Crowley 
7) SUMMER FETE (IRE) (H E Sheikh Rashid Bin Mohammed) Bryan Smart 4-9-02 Tom Eaves 
8) TABASSUM (IRE) (Hamdan Al Maktoum) Sir Michael Stoute 3-8-09 Richard Hills 
9) STRICTLY DANCING (IRE) (Jeff Smith) Andrew Balding 3-8-09 Jimmy Fortune 
9 Ran Non-Runner: Mistic Magic (Self Certificate, Off Colour)
Time: 1m 25.60s Distances: ¾, nk, ½, ½, 2¾, nk, 8, nk
Breeder: George McMahon Breeding: gr f Verglas (IRE) - Ladylishandra (IRE) (Mujadil (USA))
Tote Win: £21.60 Places: £4.10; £2.10; £2.90 Exacta: £116.30
Winning trainer:-Name: Winkworth, Peter Born: August 9, 1948 Based: Chiddingfold, Surrey Background: Retired merchant banker who began training mainly jumpers in 1996 and now has a mixed string. Assisted by Anton Pearson. Big Race Wins: Oak Tree Stakes (2010 Tropical Paradise) Number of Wins (2004-2009): 2; 3; 4; 11; 21;12; Wins in 2010: 5 Total Goodwood Wins: 6 (1 at July Meeting)
Winning jockey:-Name: Mongan, Ian Bernard Born: Glasgow, March 23, 1979 Background: Relocated to Brighton with his family aged four. Started out with jumps trainer Paddy Butler. Became an amateur before weight loss prompted a switch to the Flat as an apprentice with Woodingdean-based trainer Gary Moore. Switched to Nick Littmoden and won the 2003 all-weather jockey’s championship. Wife Laura is a trainer. Big Race Wins Include: Victoria Cup (2002 Scotty’s Future), Select Stakes (2003 Leporello), Oak Tree Stakes (2010 Tropical Paradise) Royal Ascot Wins (2): Ascot Stakes (2006 Baddam), Queen Alexandra Stakes (2006 Baddam) First Royal Ascot Win: Baddam, Ascot Stakes, June 20, 2006 First Goodwood win: Delta Song (Drayton Nursery H’cap, September 8, 2000) Goodwood winners: 17 (1 at July Meeting) Wins 2000-2009: 48; 67 (runner-up in apprentice championship); 82; 80; 68; 56; 44; 32; 25; 37 Wins in 2010: 22
SEVENTH RACE RESULT
5.45pm TURF CLUB HANDICAP
Class 3, £15,000 guaranteed. For 3yo rated 76-95 (also open to such horses rated 75 and below), 5f. Weights: highest weight 9st 7lb; minimum weight 8st 2lb. Penalties: after July 17, each race won 6lb. Penalty Values: 1st: £9,346.50; 2nd: £2,799; 3rd: £1,399.50; 4th: £700.50; 5th: £349.50; 6th: £175.50
1) PERFECT BLOSSOM (Ann Morris) Kevin Ryan 3-8-05 Amy Ryan (5)  15/2
2) CONFESSIONAL (Terry & Margaret Holdcroft) Tim Easterby es3-8-13 Adrian Nicholls  16/1
3) STAR ROVER (IRE) (Christy Leo) David Evans 3-9-04 Martin Lane (3)  16/1
4) ARCHERS ROAD (IRE) (Connect 4) David Barron 3-9-07 Dane O'Neill 
5) TAWAABB (Sheikh Ahmed Al Maktoum) Mick Channon v3-9-07 Alan Munro 
6) SKYLLA (Facts & Figures) Richard Fahey 3-9-04 Paul Hanagan 
7) LITTLE GARCON (USA) (Joey Barton) Marco Botti 3-9-00 Martin Dwyer  7/2 Jt Fav
8) IGNATIEFF (IRE) (P G Shorrock) Linda Stubbs 3-8-10 Duran Fentiman 
9) RULE OF NATURE (Khalid Abdulla) Sir Michael Stoute 3-8-08 Ryan Moore  7/2 Jt Fav
10) MAGICAL MACEY (USA) (K J Alderson) David Barron b3-8-07 Dean Heslop (5) 
11) DIAMOND JOHNNY G (USA) (John Griffin & Owen Mullen) Eddie Creighton t3-8-05 (1lb ow) Eddie Creighton 
12) GOODWOOD MAESTRO (Goodwood Racehorse Owners Group (16)) John Dunlop 3-7-13 Louis-Philippe Beuzelin (3) 
13) LIVING IT LARGE (FR) (Des Johnston) Roger Fisher 3-9-01 Tom Eaves 
13 Ran Non-Runners: Kingsgate Choice (Self Certificate - Lame), High Spice (Going), Palisades Park (Going)
Time: 58.04s Distances: 1¾, ½, ¾, ½, hd, ¾, hd, ¾, ½, nk, 1, 1
Breeder: Ann Morris Breeding: b f One Cool Cat (USA) - Perfect Peach (Lycius (USA))
Tote Win: £6.70 Places: £2.30; £4.30; £6.60 Exacta: £113.90
Winning trainer:-Name: Ryan, Kevin Trains at Hambleton Lodge, Hambleton, Thirsk, North Yorkshire First trainer’s licence: June, 1998 Background: Former jump jockey from Tipperary, partnered 47 winners during his riding career. Spent five years as head lad with Jack Berry and then three years in same capacity with Richard Fahey First winner: Komlucky, Catterick, July 22, 1998 Major races won: Portland Handicap (2002, 2003, 2004 Halmahera), Gimcrack Stakes (2005 Amadeus Wolf), Greenlands Stakes (1999 Eastern Purple), Middle Park Stakes (2005 Amadeus Wolf), Prix de l’Abbaye (2006 Desert Lord), Racing Post Trophy (2005 Palace Episode), Criterium de Maisons-Laffitte (2005 Balthazaar’s Gift), Polypipe Flying Childers Stakes (2006 Wi Dud, 2008 Madame Trop Vite); Duke Of York Stakes (2007 Amafeus Wolf) totesport Ayr Gold Cup (2007 Advanced), Princess Margaret Independent Newspaper Stakes (2008 African Skies), Sapphire Stakes (2009 Benbaun) Royal Ascot Wins (1): Buckingham Palace Stakes (2006 Uhoomagoo) First Royal Ascot Winner: Uhoomagoo, Buckingham Palace Stakes, June 22, 2006 Total Goodwood Wins: 2 (1 at July Meeting) Number of horses in training (1999-2010): 28; 40; 50; 51; 59; 65; 86; 118; 140;130; 88; 107; Wins in a season on the Flat (1998-2009): 6; 11; 29; 22; 54; 41; 67; 82; 95; 75; 86; 96 Wins in 2010: 69
Winning jockey:-Name: Ryan, Amy Based: c/o Kevin Ryan, Hambleton Lodge, Hambleton, Thirsk, North Yorkshire Background: Daughter of leading Flat trainer Kevin, Amy was champion amateur Flat jockey for the 2008 season but decided to turn professional the following season instead of defending her title. Won on her first ride as an apprentice, partnering her father’s Safebreaker to victory in an apprentice handicap at Pontefract on April 20, 2009. Big Race Wins Include: 32Red Casino Handicap (2010 Sea Lord), totesport.com Challenge Cup (2009 Advanced) Wins in a season (2005-2009): 1, 2, 6, 6 (champion amateur), 21 Wins in 2010: 13 Total Goodwood Wins: 1 (1 at July Meeting)
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