Friday, September 10, 2010
LADBROKES ST LEGER FESTIVAL 2010
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WELCOME TO YORKSHIRE DONCASTER CUP DAY, FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 10
CROWD UP FOR THIRD DAY RUNNING AND 30,000 EXPECTED TOMORROW
Today’s attendance is around 10,000, 1,000 up on last year’s crowd for the third day of the Ladbrokes St Leger Festival.
This is the third day in succession that the attendance has been higher than in 2009.
Yesterday’s attendance on DFS Ladies Day at Doncaster came to around 15,000, an increase of 1,000 over last year’s crowd on the corresponding day, while the first-day crowd on Wednesday was also up by 1,000 as more than 6,000 people came through the turnstiles.
Doncaster Racecourse has had excellent pre-sales for tomorrow, Ladbrokes St Leger day, and is hoping for a crowd of 30,000 to witness the 234th running of the Ladbrokes St Leger.
While the County Stand and Premier Enclosure are sold out, there will be tickets for the Grandstand and Family Enclosure available tomorrow from 11am.
GOING REMAINS GOOD
The going remains good heading into the final day of the 2010 Ladbrokes St Leger Festival.
Doncaster’s Clerk of the Course, David Williams, explained: “I am keeping the ground description as good overnight. It is slightly on the easy side of good on the round course while the straight course is proper good ground.
“The forecast for tonight is not dissimilar to what happened last night. We are currently predicted to receive three millimetres of rain and then it should be overcast in the morning before brightening up in the afternoon.”
LATEST LADBROKES’ ODDS FOR THE LADBROKES ST LEGER
Midas Touch 7/1
Arctic Cosmos 7/1
Joshua Tree 8/1
Snow Fairy 8/1
Ted Spread 12/1
Total Command 33/1
COMBINED TOTESCOOP6 POOLS TO REACH £1 MILLION TOMORROW
The totescoop6 bonus fund was not won last Saturday which means that, with a rollover of £92,436 in the win pool and a whopping £700,564 in the bonus pot, the combined total should easily surpass the £1-million mark tomorrow.
This weekend’s totescoop6 takes in races from Doncaster, Goodwood and Chester with the highlight undoubtedly the Group One Ladbrokes St Leger (3.20pm) at Doncaster where Rewilding will be a warm favourite to take the final Classic of the season and give jockey Frankie Dettori his sixth St Leger winner.
“The bonus fund has not been won since May and with over £700,000 in the pot up for grabs, there will be plenty of punters trying to win this weekend’s totescoop6 so they can have a crack at a big prize next Saturday,” said totepool spokesman George Primarolo.
Two of the other legs are at Doncaster, the Ladbrokes Portland Heritage Handicap (2.45pm) and the Eddie Stobart Park Stakes (3.55pm), which is the concluding race for the totescoop6.
totescoop6 races – 11/09/10
Leg 1: 2.25pm Goodwood
Leg 2: 2.45pm Doncaster - Ladbrokes Portland Heritage Handicap
Leg 3: 3.05pm Chester
Leg 4: 3.20pm Doncaster - Ladbrokes St Leger
Leg 5: 3.35pm Chester
Leg 6: 3.55pm Doncaster - Eddie Stobart Park Stakes
totescoop6 rollovers – 11/09/10
FIRST RACE WINNING QUOTES
POLYPIPE FLYING CHILDERS STAKES (GROUP TWO)
ZEBEDEE JUST MAGIC
The Richard Hannon-trained Zebedee made it six wins from seven starts when coming with his trademark late run to land the Group Two Polypipe Flying Childers Stakes.
“Due to his style of running he is never going to win by five lengths but he ran his usual great race and everything panned out well,” said owner Julie Wood. “It’s worked out every time with him except in the Norfolk Stakes at Royal Ascot when he couldn’t get cover.
“He’s smashing and he is such a nice-natured lad as well. Everybody loves him back at home and, overall, he is a perfect athlete.
“In the Norfolk, they broke to a wide field and there was no cover available so Richard Hughes rode his own race. Ideally he would like cover and he has managed to slot in every other race and managed to weave through.
“When he cruises through, Richard says that he has an electric turn of foot when he asks him to go.
“He is in the Mill Reef and Richard and I will talk it through before deciding but he takes his racing very well.”
Wood has 24 horses with Hannon, who has now taken the lead in the trainers’ championship thanks to this win. “It would mean everything for us for him to win the title because everyone is so fond of Richard and we’ll do what we can to help him.”
Winning rider Richard Hughes added: “I love him and look at the size of him - he’s tiny and I feel like a giraffe on him! He has got an amazing burst but he nearly pulled up in front because I got there too soon.
“I was telling Julie and Chris the other day that you wouldn’t hear his heartbeat at the start. He just hacks down and stands like a lamb - even though all the horses walked at the start for a good five minutes, he just stood there.
“You just put him where you want in the race and he just switches off. You just have to pick the right one to follow. They went 100 yards and split and I decided to follow Dinkum Diamond because I fancied him this morning so I dived right. I wasn’t sure of the horses on the left could take me on qucik enough.”
Hughes is in the running for the jockeys’ championship and said: “I’m going to give it a real go for two weeks and then see where we are after that.”
MORE FIRST RACE QUOTES
Julie Wood, owner of Zebedee who won today’s opener the Group Two Polypipe Flying Childers Stakes, has had 24 winners this year, six of them coming through Zebedee.
She also said: “The heart has calmed down again! What a fabulous race. I could see Richard (Hughes) coming over towards the stands’ side for cover and then he had to go it alone and take his chance.
“What a horse. Zebedee is very game and we will look for another opportunity now. He does nothing wrong.”
The victory also propelled trainer Richard Hannon into the lead for this year’s trainers’ championship from Sir Michael Stoute thanks to the winner’s prize money of £45,416.
DIAMOND AND PLANET COULD BE ASCOT BOUND
Dinkum Diamond and New Planet could now both head to Ascot for the Group Three Cornwallis Stakes at Ascot on October 9 after the duo finished second and third respectively in the Group Two Polypipe Flying Childers Stakes.
The Henry Candy-trained Dinkum Diamond kept on well in the closing stages and went down by just a neck at the line.
Candy said: “That was a hell of a run. I wasn’t totally surprised as he was not himself at Royal Ascot and got no sort of run in the Nunthorpe at York last time.
“Dane (O’Neill) said he got he got a bit crowded early on. He then hit a bit of a flat spot but was running on really well at the finish.
“He is a only small but is a horse with a future. He is something to look forward to next year.
“I will look at the programme book but he could maybe go with the Cornwallis next time. I think he will ultimately need six furlongs.”
A further three-quarters of a length back in third was New Planet and his trainer John Quinn was similarly pleased.
The Malton-based handler commented: “I am very pleased with him.
“He got swamped inside the final furlong but stuck at it. I am delighted.
“I think we will probably look at the Cornwallis now and then there is a race in France in early November which could be suitable. I think today’s race was quite a strong renewal - the form stacks up.
“He is entered in the Abbaye, but that is because you have to enter early for these races. We will stick to two-year-old races with him this year.”
Race 2 - Ladbrokes Mallard Handicap - Winning Quotes
PRECISION BREAK LANDS MALLARD
Precision Break caused a 20/1 shock when taking the Ladbrokes Mallard Handicap over the St Leger distance of one mile, six furlongs and 132 yards.
The five-year-old was delivered with a perfectly-timed run by Jamie Spencer to overhaul Jedi well inside the final furlong and had a length to spare over that rival at the finish.
Winning trainer Paul Cole said: “This horse was always going to win a big race.
“He has had a serious of silly little setbacks, such as spurs, but showed he was on the way back when he ran well at Chester last time. I fancied him coming into today’s race but he sweated up a bit when I was saddling him up which is not like him.
“I think he can go on and win another big race. He could possibly go for the Cesarewitch (for which he will incur a 4lb penalty to add to the 8st 8lb he has already been allotted) as he stays well.
“He was a good three-year-old but then came off the rails last year. It is good news for us that he is back.”
Paddy Power go 20/1 (from 33/1) for the Cesarewitch while William Hill are now 16/1 (from 33/1).
Jamie Spencer added: “Johnny Fancome fancied him to win the Chester Cup but he had a few issues at the start of the year. His first two runs were deplorable - we couldn’t find anything wrong but his boss said he scoped badly after his second run.
“His last run was a good one and he has good track form here. He is a big horse so I am sure that he will improve for his runs.
“He travelled very well. There was a very strong headwind and I tried to keep him covered for as long as I could.
“Dirar hasn’t got far to go on the ratings in the Doncaster Cup but I don’t think that it was a vintage Ebor and he has an each-way squeak.”
SECOND RACE PLACED QUOTES
LADBROKES MALLARD HANDICAP
SO CLOSE FOR JEDI
The Sir Michael Stoute-trained Jedi is up for sale after finishing a length second in the Ladbrokes Mallard Handicap.
Owner-breeder Philip Newton sold a majority share in the four-year-old’s half-brother Warringah to join Chris Waller in Australia last year and he believes Jedi is an ideal candidate to follow the same path.
“I thought he’d got it today and I think if they’d had the extra three millimetres of rain that was forecast then he would have won because these Pivotals improve a lot for soft ground,” said Newton.
“With our race programme, this is the last mile and three-quarter handicap at this level for the season and he might have one more run. But he is for sale and I think he’s an ideal horse for Australia because he’s game and stays the trip for all the big races out there.”
THIRD RACE WINNING QUOTES
WELCOME TO YORKSHIRE DONCASTER CUP (GROUP 2)
SAMUEL NURSED BACK TO BEST
After missing two years’ racing due to a tendon injury, the John Gosden-trained Samuel put in his best-ever performance to land the Doncaster Cup under William Buick.
“He ran great in the Lonsdale when the pace was not even, it was all a bit stop-start, and if everything is OK we might look at the Prix du Cadran as long as the ground is not bottomless. We’d thought of going for the Prix Gladiateur but I’m glad we came here instead,” said Gosden.
Philippa Cooper, who owns and bred Samuel at her Normandie Stud in Sussex, had overseen Samuel since his injury in 2008.
“This is my best day in racing since Eulogy won the Whitbread Gold Cup, that was in 1999 so it was a long time ago,” said Cooper. “When he came back to me I thought he’d never run again but we gelded him and then sent him to Di Turner and it’s fantastic to be here today. To keep him sound has been no mean feat.”
Jockey William Buick added: “He’s been through a lot but he is really enjoying his racing now. He is a very decent horse.
“I love riding these staying horses because they try so hard and he is a real character.
“I thought before the race that the only way that I would beat Opinion Poll was by stretching him because I know that this fellow stays. He did that today although just idled a bit in front.”
Gosden is hoping for rain ahead of Arctic Cosmos’s run in the Ladbrokes St Leger tomorrow.
“I’d be a lot happier on good-to-soft ground and would like to see some rain tonight and then hopefully he’ll put up a good show. But I have to say the other horse (Rewilding) looks a class above and if I’m second or third to him I’d be happy. I trained the half-sister (Dar Re Mi) and I know how they improve with age.
“We are using blinkers because he’s like a child and just likes to play. They just focus him a bit.”
Race 3 - Doncaster Cup - Placed Quotes
HILLS AND PRESCOTT PLEASED
Trainers Barry Hills and Sir Mark Prescott were both pleased after their respective runners, Tastahil and Motrice, finished second and third respectively in the Group Two Doncaster Cup.
Tastahil, a 22/1 shot, was prominent throughout the two and a quarter mile contest and kept on all the way to the line to go down by a length and a quarter.
Barry Hills said: “I says in the racecard today that the horse is becoming temperamental but as you saw today there is nothing temperamental about him. All he needs is a bit of cut in the ground and a good solid gallop. He stays forever. The ground was just about passable for him today and he had them all in trouble about halfway up the straight.
“He could now go for the Jockey Club Cup at Newmarket or maybe to Longchamp as Sheikh Hamdan likes to target Pattern races in France. Of course, there is the Chester Cup for him again next year.”
A further head back in third was Motrice, a 4/1 hope, who was attempting to become the first three-year-old filly since Alleluia in 2001, also trained by Sir Mark Prescott, to land the historic prize.
The Newmarket handler reported: “I am very pleased. That is as good as we are.
“Lord John (Fitzgerald, Racing Manager to owner Kirsten Rausing) said that he thinks Alleluia is the only filly to win the Doncaster Cup in the last 100 years.
“Whether she stays in training next year, I don’t know. That will be up to Miss Rausing.”
Although she is currently on a favourable looking 8st 5lb in the Cesarewitch, Prescott said: “Miss Rausing does not approve of the Cesarewitch in the way I do! I would say if she does run again, it is likely to be in the Jockey Club Cup at Newmarket.”
Race 4 - Keepmoat “Delivering Community Regeneration” May Hill Stakes - Winning Quotes
WHITE MOONSTONE STORMS AWAY WITH MAY HILL
Godolphin is represented in tomorrow’s Ladbrokes St Leger by the favourite Rewilding and the Maktoum Family’s operation enjoyed the perfect warm-up to tomorrow’s Classic when White Moonstone stormed away with the Group Two Keepmoat “Delivering Community Regeneration” May Hill Stakes.
Partnered by Frankie Dettori, the two-year-old Dynaformer filly took up the running over a furlong out and had the mile-long race in the bag in a matter of strides as she powered right away to land the spoils by five lengths from Al Madina. She was returned the 8/11 favourite.
White Moonstone is now unbeaten in three starts, having followed up on her debut success over six furlongs at Ascot in July with victory in the Group Three Sweet Solera over a furlong further at Newmarket in August.
Successful trainer Saeed bin Suroor commented: “White Moonstone ran a huge race and is a filly I have always liked. Her last piece of work before today’s race was very good and she had gained weight since her last run.
“She has plenty of speed but stays well. I think that maybe 10 furlongs could be her best trip in time.
“Even when she ran the first time, she was calm and relaxed. She is the best filly in the yard and I was delighted to see her win so well today. She shows so much class all the time.
“We now have several options open to us. She could go for the Fillies Mile at Ascot in two week’s time if she shows us she is sound and happy, as I think she has earned the right to go for a Group One.”
Ladbrokes make White Moonstone a 12/1 chance for both the 1000 Guineas and the Oaks next season while Paddy Power go 10/1 (from 16/1) for the Newmarket Classic.
White Moonstone provided Frankie Dettori with his 800th winner for Godolphin. The jockey commented: "White Moonstone is like a supermodel - very tall and thin and gorgeous.
"She has still got to mature physically but if she can do that then she has definitely got a good future.
"I have not seen Rewilding since York but they tell me he is well. The St Leger is a Classic - I am nervous but I hope it goes well.
"I will try my best and keep my fingers crossed. I would not swop Rewilding for anything else in the St Leger."
Looking ahead to Rewilding’s run in tomorrow’s Ladbrokes St Leger, Godolphin’s Racing Manager Simon Crisford added: “There is five millimetres of rain forecast for tonight but the ground should be OK for him and it will be the same for all of them.
“I would say he has a similar profile to Classic Cliche, Mutafaweq and Rule Of Law, who were Godolphin’s better St Leger winners. He would be a better horse than Mastery (Godolphin’s 2009 Ladbrokes St Leger victor) but then I think this year’s race is a strong renewal and there are a couple of others that I think have a good chance.
“Rewilding had a hard race when he finished third in the Derby and we didn’t want to go dancing with him through the summer. The Ladbrokes St Leger has always been his target and he has been trained specifically with this race in mind.
“He has been fine since his Great Voltigeur win at York and I hope we will see the same horse tomorrow. If we do, he should take all the beating.”
FOURTH RACE PLACED QUOTES
KEEPMOAT ‘DELIVERING COMMUNITY REGENERATION’ MAY HILL STAKES (GROUP 2)
SMART AND DUNLOP DELIGHTED TO GET BLACK TYPE
Al Madina belied her odds of 66/1, but didn’t surprise trainer Bryan Smart, when finishing second to runaway winner White Moonstone in the Keepmoat ‘Delivery Community Regeneration’ May Hill Stakes.
“I shouldn’t have run her in the sales race last time but before that she’d been second to today’s winner over seven furlongs at Newmarket when we dropped her too far out,” said Smart. “We’re over the moon because she’s got black type now. I know that the Oh So Sharp Stakes at Newmarket would be dropping back to seven furlongs but if it was soft ground we might think about that.”
Trainer Ed Dunlop has high hopes for Musharakaat for next season after Sheikh Hamdan Al Maktoum’s filly finished third.
“She’s got Group 2 black-type now and she ran behind White Moonstone at Newmarket when the pace didn’t flatter her. White Moonstone looked outstanding and is the best two-year-old filly in the country at this distance.
“She could go for the Newmarket sales race, as she’s eligible for that, or she might be out away. But she could be very interesting next season stepped up to a mile and a quarter or a mile and a half.”
FIFTH RACE WINNING QUOTES
BRAKES FRESH IDEAS HANDICAP
AYR NEXT FOR HEARTBEAT
Irish Heartbeat booked his ticket to next weekend’s Ayr Gold Cup when winning the Brakes Fresh Ideas Handicap under Lee Topliss.
“That’s perfect ground for him and the lad gave him a great ride,” said Robin O’Ryan, assistant to winning trainer Richard Fahey.
“He needed a win here to get a penalty to get in the Ayr Gold Cup and he should get in that now. We prayed we’d get the rain here and the same again next weekend when we hope to be lucky with the draw. I’m not sure if Lee will ride at Ayr, we could have a few runners and it depends what Paul (Hanagan) wants to ride. Ayr has been the plan all year.”
ONE-DAY BAN FOR PROBERT
Jockey David Probert picked up a one-day ban following his ride on Fireback in the fifth race of the afternoon, the Brakes Fresh Ideas Handicap.
The stewards held that Probert had used his whip with excessive frequency and without giving his mount time to respond.
The ban takes effect on Friday, September 24.
Race 6 - Frank Whittle Partnership Conditions Stakes - Winning Quotes
FRANKEL JUMPS TO HEAD OF CLASSIC MARKETS
Frankel jumped to the head of the market for both the 2011 2000 Guineas and the 2011 Derby following a facile victory in the seven-furlong Frank Whittle Partnership Conditions Stakes. His task was made easier by the withdrawal at the start of Godolphin’s Farhh, who became unruly in the stalls.
Partnered by Tom Queally and racing in the colours of Khalid Abdulla, the Henry Cecil-trained Galileo colt cruised up to take the lead two furlongs out and sauntered away to win as he liked by 13 lengths. The winner was returned at 1/2, although there was a 30p in the £1 deduction on all winning bets due to the late withdrawal of Farhh.
Tom Queally said: “He was impressive. I made a point of just squeezing him along because he might not have learned a lot last time. I was easy on him on that ground, but I liked the way he quickened up today.
“It was a bit of a non-event but the manner in which he did it, you would have to be pleased.”
Henry Cecil added: “It’s a shame that the other horse (Farhh) wasn’t in it because we would have learnt a bit more but he is definitely promising. He couldn’t have done anything more - he was never out of a canter.
“He is in the Royal Lodge and the Racing Post but he is not in the Dewhurst. We will just feel our way and see how he is and what the Prince wants to do. I think that it is unlikely that he will be supplemented for the Dewhurst but we will see.
“He’s got a long way to go but the thing about him is that he gives you the feeling that he is better than average at home - he’s promising. It has been a long time since I had a two-year-old as promising as him.
“He’s got to materialise but I have had the potential three-year-olds, the mile and a half horses and this that and the other, but it’s been quite a few years since I had this sort of this horse. He could be special but he isn’t yet.”
Lord Grimthope, Racing Manager to Khalid Abdulla, revealed that Frankel is named after the late Bobby Frankel, the owner’s main trainer in the USA before his death in November, 2009.
Grimthorpe said: “Bobby Frankel played a big role in the Juddmonte operation and this horse was named by the Prince.
“He was the nicest yearling we had and it is great that everything has come together, as these thing don’t always work out.”
Frankel is 16/1 for both the Derby and the 2000 Guineas with Paddy Power, although totesport were obviously more impressed and go 8/1 about the colt for both Classics.
John Gosden, trainer of the runner-up Rainbow Springs, said: "She was just ready to run and I couldn’t find a maiden for her on a track that would suit her so decided to start her in this.
"The flat track suited her and she’ll run again in a mile maiden and somewhere and be a nice filly for next year."
SEVENTH RACE WINNING QUOTES
UNIVERSAL RECYCLING CLASSIFIED STAKES
GODOLPHIN COLT SHOWS WILLING
Godolphin’s Willing Foe looked a colt of some potential when easily landing the concluding Universal Recycling Classified Stakes under Frankie Dettori.
“He’s still learning and is still a baby,” said winning trainer Saeed bin Suroor. “He physically looked a much better horse than after his last race and we will find another mile and a quarter race for him.
“He could be better than a handicapper and we’ll keep running him, he could have two or three more races this year. I think he appreciates a bit of give in the ground.”
LEADING TRAINER - SECOND DAY STANDINGS
Trainer 1st 2nd 3rd
Richard Fahey 3 1 2
Saeed bin Suroor 2 - 2
Richard Hannon 2 - 1
Henry Cecil 2 - -
John Gosden 1 2 -
Tim Easterby 1 1 -
Mark Johnston 1 - 2
Jeremy Noseda 1 - 1
Elaine Burke 1 - -
Paul Cole 1 - -
Robert Cowell 1 - -
David Elsworth 1 - -
William Haggas 1 - -
Alan Jarvis 1 - -
Derek Shaw 1 - -
Pam Sly 1 - -
Michael Dods - 2 -
Ron Harris - 1 2
Barry Hills - 1 1
Andrew Balding - 1 -
Michael Bell - 1 -
Marco Botti - 1 -
Henry Candy - 1 -
Mick Channon - 1 -
Clive Cox - 1 -
George Margarson - 1 -
Brian Meehan - 1 -
Bryan Smart - 1 -
Sir Michael Stoute - 1 -
Linda Stubbs - 1 -
Tom Tate - 1 -
Marcus Tregoning - 1 -
Mahmood Al Zarooni - - 1
Ed Dunlop - - 1
John Dunlop - - 1
Andrew Balding - - 1
Mick Easterby - - 1
Jim Goldie - - 1
David Lanigan - - 1
Dandy Nicholls - - 1
Sir Mark Prescott - - 1
John Quinn - - 1
LEADING JOCKEY - THIRD DAY STANDINGS
Jockey 1st 2nd 3rd
Paul Hanagan 3 1 -
Frankie Dettori 3 - 5
Richard Hughes 2 1 1
Jamie Spencer 2 1 -
Tom Queally 2 - 1
Ryan Moore 1 1 1
William Buick 1 1 -
Micky Fenton 1 1 -
Eddie Ahern 1 - 1
David Allen 1 - -
Ted Durcan 1 - -
Franny Norton 1 - -
Charlie Swan 1 - -
Lee Topliss 1 - -
Richard Hills - 2 1
Dane O’Neill - 2 -
Silvestre De Sousa - 1 2
Kieren Fallon - 1 1
Tom McLaughlin - 1 1
Paul Mulrennan - 1 1
Tom Eaves - 1 -
Duran Fentiman - 1 -
Dale Gibson - 1 -
Darryll Holland - 1 -
Adam Kirby - 1 -
Nicky Mackay - 1 -
David Probert - 1 -
Graham Bradley - - 1
Jimmy Fortune - - 1
Graham Gibbons - - 1
Michael Hills - - 1
Adrian Nicholls - - 1
Jimmy Quinn - - 1
FIRST DAY WINNERS
2.00pm Arena Structures Nursery
WHISPER LOUISE (IRE) (G Libson) Pam Sly 2-9-3 Micky Fenton  25/1
2.35pm A J Webb & Son Fresh Produce Suppliers Conditions Stakes
BAREFOOT LADY (IRE) (Helen Steel) Richard Fahey 2-8-8 Paul Hanagan  3/1
3.10pm Scarbrough Stakes (Listed)
PROHIBIT (Dasmal, Rix, Barr, Morley, Mrs Penney) Robert Cowell 5-9-9p Jamie Spencer  9/2
3.45pm Fudge and Smudge Leger Legends Classified Stakes
MIAMI GATOR (IRE) (Elaine Burke) Elaine Burke 3-11-2 Charlie Swan  9/2JF
4.20pm Wilson Field Neurocare Conditions Stakes
MYPLACELATER (Tony Thompson) David Elsworth 3-8-8 Paul Hanagan  22/1
4.50pm Crabbie's Alcoholic Ginger Beer Handicap
NAVAJO CHIEF (Geoffrey Bishop) Alan Jarvis 3-9-7 Ted Durcan  7/1
5.20pm 2010 Launch Stratstone Land Rover Doncaster Handicap
HAZELRIGG (IRE) (The Senators) Tim Easterby 5-8-9eb David Allan  8/1
SECOND DAY WINNERS
2.00pm E.B.F. Crownhotel-bawtry.com Maiden Stakes
PICTURE EDITOR (Khalid Abdulla) Henry Cecil 2-9-3 Tom Queally  10/1
2.35pm DFS Handicap
ROYAL DESTINATION (IRE) (Vimal Khosla) Jeremy Noseda 5-9-8 Ryan Moore  4/1
3.10pm Weatherbys Insurance 300,000 2-y-o Stakes
WOOTTON BASSETT (Frank Brady & The Cosmic Cases) Richard Fahey 2-8-9 Paul Hanagan  2/1f
3.45pm DFS Park Hill Stakes (Group Two)
EASTERN ARIA (UAE) (Sh Hamdan bin Mohammed Al Maktoum) Mark Johnston 4-9-4 Frankie Dettori  5/1
4.20pm European Breeders' Fund Carrie Red Fillies' Nursery
EUCHARIST (IRE) (Julie Wood) Richard Hannon 2-9-3 Ricahrd Hughes  9/2
4.55pm Japan Racing Association Sceptre Stakes (Listed)
DEVER DREAM (Pearl Bloodstock Ltd) William Haggas 3-8-10 Eddie Ahern  4/1f
5.25pm Meadowhall Fashion Handicap
BABY STRANGE (Market Avenue Racing Club Ltd) Derek Shaw 6-9-7 Franny Norton  14/1
THIRD DAY WINNERS
1.35pm Polypipe Flying Childers Stakes (Group Two)
ZEBEDEE (Julie Wood) Richard Hannon 2-9-0 Richard Hughes  100/30f
2.05pm Ladbrokes Mallard Handicap
PRECISION BREAK (USA) (Fitri Hay) Paul Cole 5-9-7t Jamie Spencer  20/1
2.40pm Doncaster Cup (Group Two)
SAMUEL (Normandie Stud Ltd) John Gosden 6-9-1 William Buick  5/1
3.15pm Keepmoat 'Delivering Community Regeneration' May Hill Stakes (Group Two)
WHITE MOONSTONE (USA) (Godolphin) Saeed bin Suroor 2-8-12 Frankie Dettori  8/11f
3.50pm Brakes Fresh Ideas Handicap
IRISH HEARTBEAT (IRE) (Mark Leatham & George Leatham) Richard Fahey 5-8-10 Lee Topliss (5)  7/1
4.25pm Frank Whittle Partnership Conditions Stakes
FRANKEL (Khalid Abdulla) Henry Cecil 2-9-2 Tom Queally  1/2f
4.55pm Universal Recycling Classified Stakes
WILLING FOE (USA) (Godolphin) Saeed bin Suroor 3-8-11 Frankie Dettori  7/2f
MOTRICE LEADS WAY
It’s nine years since trainer Sir Mark Prescott won win the Welcome To Yorkshire Doncaster Cup with the then three-year-old Alleluia and many punters believe lightning can strike twice today at 2.40pm.
The Prescott-trained Motrice was tipped by the Racing Post’s Pricewise service and the phones at Ladbrokes’ Rayners Lane headquarters were red-hot this morning with the filly trimmed into 7/2 from 9/2.
Ladbrokes offered guaranteed best-price on the Ladbrokes Mallard Handicap at 2.05pm and have trimned Mount Athos, another Pricewise selection, from 15/2 to 5/1, while in the same race Zuider Zee is 8/1 from 9/1
“We were guaranteed best price in the Ladbrokes Mallard Handicap so we have seen a lot of of activity there but undoubtedly the best-backed horse has been Motrice, who we were knocked over for this morning,” said Ladbrokes spokesman David Williams.
In the Brakes Fresh Ideas Handicap (3.50pm), the Mark Johnston-trained Take Ten is 8/1 from 10/1 while there has been support for two runners in the Universal Recycling Classified Stales (4.55pm).
Tepmokea has been clipped into 7/1 from 10/1 while The Which Doctor, trained by Jeremy Noseda, is now a 9/2 chance, having been 6/1 this morning.
RAIN OVERNIGHT BUT GROUND STILL GOOD
The going for day three of the 2010 Ladbrokes St Leger Festival remains:
GoingStick readings taken at 7.30am today:
Round Course 8.3
Straight - Stands’ Side 8.2
Straight - Centre 8.5
Straight -Far Side 8.5
The round course has been railed out since the start of the 2010 Ladbrokes St Leger Festival by four yards from Rose Hill to the straight, increasing distances by 12 yards in races over 1m 2f, 1m 4f and 1m 6f. This will be removed this evening to provide fresh ground for racing on Saturday.
David Williams, Clerk of the Course at Doncaster, reported this morning: “We saw just under three millimetres of rain last night and the band of rain has now moved over. It was an ideal amount of rain to receive as it has replenished the moisture we lost yesterday. I would think that the course will ride much the same as it did yesterday, although it may be a bit easier in places.
“We should see some sunny intervals as the day progresses and no more rain is forecast to arrive until this evening. The current forecast is for us to receive less rain than was originally thought tonight, with around five millimetres predicted. This should clear tomorrow morning to provide bright and sunny conditions for Ladbrokes St Leger Day.
“I was originally going to move the rail from Rose Hill to the straight last night to provide fresh ground for today and tomorrow, but the ground there has not suffered excessive wear and the rain has helped keep it in good condition. This enables me to move the rail just for tomorrow and provide fresh ground for the Ladbrokes St Leger.”
FIRST RACE RESULT
1.35pm POLYPIPE FLYING CHILDERS STAKES (GROUP TWO)
£80,000 guaranteed, 5F. For 2yo Weights colts and geldings 9st; fillies 8st 11lb Penalties a winner of a Group 1 or Group 2 race 3lb Entries 17 pay £ 400 Penalty value 1st £45,416.00 2nd £17,216.00 3rd £8,616.00 4th £4,296.00 5th £2,152.00 6th £1,080.00
1 ZEBEDEE (Julie Wood) Richard Hannon 2-9-0 Richard Hughes  100/30f
2 DINKUM DIAMOND (IRE) (Eight Star Syndicate) Henry Candy 2-9-0 Dane O'Neill  6/1
3 NEW PLANET (IRE) (Ross Harmon) John Quinn 2-9-0 Ryan Moore  7/2
4 BLACK MOTH (IRE) (Sangster Families) Brian Meehan 2-9-0 Martin Dwyer 
5 THE THRILL IS GONE (Mr & Mrs Christopher Wright) Mick Channon 2-8-11 Frankie Dettori 
6 KERATIYA (FR) (HH Aga Khan) Jean-Claude Rouget FR 2-8-11 Christophe Lemaire 
7 ELECTRIC WAVES (IRE) (John Fretwell) Ed McMahon 2-8-11 Richard Mullen 
8 FACE THE PROBLEM (IRE) (Sir Alex Ferguson, Cav. Inv. Ltd, Jack Hanson) Barry Hills 2-9-0 Michael Hills 
9 ARCTIC FEELING (IRE) (Percy/Green Racing 2) Richard Fahey 2-9-0 Paul Mulrennan 
10 BATHWICK BEAR (IRE) (Bathwick Gold Partnership) David Evans 2-9-0 Richard Evans 
11 LADIE'S CHOICE (IRE) (Baileys Boys Syndicate) Mattie Tynan IRE 2-8-11 Ben Curtis 
12 MEOW (IRE) (Michael Tabor, Derrick Smith & Sue Magnier) David Wachman IRE 2-8-11t Johnny Murtagh 
Non-runner: 4 Cocktail Charlie
Distances: nk, 3/4, hd, 3/4, sh, nk, 1 3/4, 1, 1 1/4, 1, 9
Time: 59.42s Breeder: Hascombe & Valiant Studs Breeding: gr c Invincible Spirit (IRE) - Cozy Maria (USA)
Totes: Win: £4.10 Places: £1.30, £3.20, £2.10 Exacta: £23.40
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), Polypipe Flying Childers Stakes (2010 Zebedee) 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) 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: 169
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: Polypipe Flying Childers Stakes (2010 Zebedee), Betfair Cup (2008 Paco Boy), Coventry Stakes (2003 Three Valleys, 2009 Canford Cliffs), Derby Italiano (1996 Bahamian Knight), Duke Of York Stakes (1999 Sampower Star), French Oaks (2003 Nebraska Tornado), French 1,000 Guineas (2002 Zenda), Great Voltigeur Stakes (2006 Youmzain), July Cup (2003 Oasis Dream), 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), 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), Irish 1,000 Guineas (2010 Canford Cliffs), Prix Jean Prat (2010 Dick Turpin), Falmouth Stakes (2010 Music Show), 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) Wins in Britain (1994-2009):19, 68, 62, 33, 55, 95, 102, 90, 126, 122, 73, 124, 113, 118, 117; 144; Wins in 2010: 130
SECOND RACE RESULT
2.05pm LADBROKES MALLARD HANDICAP
£60,000 guaranteed, 1m 6f 132y. For 3yo+ Rated 92-110 (also open to such horses rated 111 or higher; such horses rated 91 and below are also eligible - see weights) Weights highest weight 10st 9 (any horse rated above 110 shall initially be treated as having that rating and the highest weight allotted shall be 10st; subsequently, the excess over 110 in any rating shall be added to the weight allotted to that horse without limitation to the highest weight to be carried) Weight raised 5 Minimum weight 8-10, 3-y-o 7-12 Penalties after August 28th, each race won 6lb The Betchworth Kid's Handicap Mark 100 Entries 35 pay £ 60 pay £ 240 Penalty value 1st £38,856.00 2nd £11,562.00 3rd £5,778.00 4th £2,886.00
1 PRECISION BREAK (USA) (Fitri Hay) Paul Cole 5-9-7t Jamie Spencer  20/1
2 JEDI (Philip Newton) Sir Michael Stoute 4-9-7 Ryan Moore  9/1
3 CHILLY FILLY (IRE) (J Barson) Mark Johnston 4-9-3 Silvestre De Sousa  14/1
4 LADY ECLAIR (IRE) (Netherfield House Stud) Mark Johnston 4-9-11 Joe Fanning  20/1
5 TACTICIAN (The Queen) Michael Bell 3-8-7 Martin Lane (3) 
6 ZUIDER ZEE (GER) (HRH Princess Haya Of Jordan) John Gosden 3-8-6 (1lbow) William Buick  6/1JF
7 LA VECCHIA SCUOLA (IRE) (Johnnie Delta Racing) Jim Goldie 6-9-5 Gary Bartley (3) 
8 MOUNT ATHOS (IRE) (Corinthian) John Hills 3-8-11 Michael Hills  6/1JF
9 THE BETCHWORTH KID (Henry Ponsonsby) Alan King 5-9-9 Dale Swift (5) 
10 CROCUS ROSE (When Harry Met Rosie Partnership) Harry Dunlop 4-8-10 Frankie Dettori 
11 FORTUNI (IRE) (Pacific International Management) Sir Mark Prescott 4-9-9 Seb Sanders 
12 PLYMOUTH ROCK (IRE) (Arashan Ali) Jeremy Noseda 4-9-7v Richard Hughes 
13 CHIBERTA KING (The Pink Hat Racing Partnership) Andrew Balding 4-10-0 Jimmy Fortune 
14 DESERT SEA (IRE) (Bonusprint) David Arbuthnot 7-9-7 Johnny Murtagh 
15 MAXIM GORKY (IRE) (Sue Magnier, Michael Tabor, Derrick Smith) Sir Michael Stoute 3-8-6 Jimmy Quinn 
16 HANOVERIAN BARON (Paul Moulton) Tony Newcombe 5-9-6 Steve Drowne 
Distances: 1, 1 1/4, 1 1/4, nk, nse, nk, 3/4, 1 1/2, 3 1/4, 2, 1 1/4, 2 1/2, nk, 2, 14
Time: 3m 08.00s Breeder: Gainesway Thoroughbreds Ltd Breeding: b g Silver Deputy (CAN) - Miss Kitty Cat (USA)
Totes: Win: £24.70 Places: £3.70, £1.60, £3.60, £4.30 Exacta: £165.50
Winning trainer:-Name Cole, Paul Frederick Irvine Date of birth: 11/9/41 Trains at Whatcombe, Wantage, Oxfordshire Date of first licence: 1968 Previous Occupation: Assistant to Richmond Sturdy & George Todd Classic wins: (2) St Leger (1990 Snurge); Vodafone Derby (1991 Generous) Major wins include: Irish Derby (1991 Generous), Dewhurst Stakes (1990 Generous), Italian Derby (1987 Zaizoom, 1994 Time Star), King George VI and the Queen Elizabeth Diamond Stakes (1991 Generous), St Leger (1990 Snurge), Irish Oaks (1990 Knight's Baroness), Italian Oaks (1993 Bright Generation), Queen Mary Stakes (1996 Dance Parade), Vodafone Nassau Stakes (1991 & 1992 Ruby Tiger), Premio Legnano (1993 Ruby Tiger), Coventry Stakes (1991 Dilum), Richmond Stakes (1991 Dilum), Grand Prix de Deauville (1993 Snurge), Irish St Leger (1990 Ibn Bey, 1995 Strategic Choice), Lincoln Handicap (1997 Kuala Lipis, 2000 John Ferneley, 2001 Nimello), Veuve Clicquot Vintage Stakes (1996 Putra, 1997 Central Park, 2006 Strategic Prince), Somerville Tattersalls Stakes (2007 River Proud), Parknasilla Hotal Goffs Million (2007 Luck Money) Other details: Champion trainer in 1991 Royal Ascot wins: 20 Horses in training (1985-2010): 84; 107; 112; 120; 120 ; 117; 105; 131; 136; 157; 129; 140; 141; 134; 118; 117; 111; 114; 97; 92; 83; 73; 61; 85; 92; 88; Wins (1984-2009): 61; 54; 64; 55; 43; 51; 53; 73; 86; 67; 69; 77; 74; 60; 64; 76; 51; 56; 61; 56; 41; 31; 44; 29; 50; 37; Wins in 2010: 24
Winning jockey:-Name: Spencer, James (Jamie) Peter Date of Birth: 08/06/1980 British Classic Wins: Investec Oaks (2009 Sariska), St Leger (2003 Brian Boru) Achievements: Champion Jockey in 2005 with 162 wins that Turf season. First jockey since 1885 to complete the Autumn Double (2006 Formal Decree and Detroit City) Major wins include: Cambridgeshire (2006 Formal Decree), Cesarewitch (2006 Detroit City), Champion Stakes (2005 David Junior), Dubai Duty Free (2006 David Junior), Eclipse Stakes (2006 David Junior), Falmouth Stakes (2003 Macadamia), May Hill Stakes (2007 Spacious), Irish 1,000 Guineas (1998 Tarascon, 2002 Gossamer), Jockey Club Stakes (2002 Marienbard), Lockinge Stakes (2007 Red Evie), Matron Stakes (2007 Red Evie), Moyglare Stud Stakes (2000 Sequoyah), Nunthorpe Stakes (2002 Kyllachy), Prix de l’Abbaye (2006 Desert Lord), Tattersalls Gold Cup (2004 Powerscourt), Weatherbys Champion Bumper (2002 Pizarro), William Hill Sprint Cup (2005 Goodricke), Racing Post Trophy (2008 Crowded House) Other details: Champion apprentice in Ireland 1999. Stable jockey to Aidan O’Brien in 2004, now freelance in Britain. Formerly married to Channel 4 Racing presenter Emma Spencer. Royal Ascot wins (16) Wins in Britain (1998-2008): 3, 8, 78, 112, 86, 102, 27, 180 (Champion Jockey), 155, 190 (Shared Champion Jockey with Seb Sanders); 113; 130; Wins in 2010: 89
THIRD RACE RESULT
2.40pm DONCASTER CUP (GROUP TWO)
£100,000 guaranteed, 2m 2f. For 3yo+ Weights 3yo colts and geldings 8st 1lb; fillies 7st 12lb 4yo+ colts and geldings 9st 1lb; fillies 8st 12lb Penalties after February 28th, 2010, a winner of a Group 2 race 3lb; of a Group 1 race 5lb Weight for age 3 from 4yo+ 14lb Entries 14 pay £ 575 Penalty value 1st £56,770.00 2nd £21,520.00 3rd £10,770.00 4th £5,370.00 5th £2,690.00 6th £1,350.00
1 SAMUEL (Normandie Stud) John Gosden 6-9-1 William Buick  5/1
2 TASTAHIL (IRE) (Hamdan Al Maktoum) Barry Hills 6-9-1 Richard Hills  22/1
3 MOTRICE (Kirsten Rausing) Sir Mark Prescott 3-7-12 Silvestre De Sousa  4/1
4 OPINION POLL (IRE) (Sheikh Ahmed Al Maktoum) Michael Jarvis 4-9-4 Philip Robinson  3/1f
5 DIRAR (IRE) (Mick White) Gordon Elliott IRE 5-9-1 Jamie Spencer 
6 DARLEY SUN (IRE) (Godolphin) Saeed bin Suroor 4-9-1 Frankie Dettori 
7 ASKAR TAU (FR) (Nurlan Bizakov) Marcus Tregoning 5-9-1 Ryan Moore 
8 POINTILLISTE (USA) (Patricia Hunt) Noel Meade IRE 7-9-1 Richard Hughes 
9 DAYIA (IRE) (Lady Green) Jeff Pearce 6-8-12 Jimmy Fortune 
10 ELECTROLYSER (IRE) (Mr & Mrs P Hargreaves) Clive Cox 5-9-1 Tom Queally 
Distances: 1 1/4, hd, 3 1/2, hd, 5, 6, 24, 1 1/2, 12
Time: 3m 52.99s Breeder: Normandie Stud Ltd Breeding: ch g Sakhee (USA) - Dolores
Totes: Win: £7.10 Places: £2.70, £3.70, £1.90 Exacta: £94.10
Winning Trainer:-Name: Gosden, John Harry Martin Born: Hove, 30/3/51 Date of first trainer’s licence (Britain): 1988 (previously a leading trainer in USA, 1980-1988) Trains at Clarehaven Stables, Bury Road, Newmarket, Suffolk (previously at Manton and Newmarket) First winner in Europe: Intimidate, Kempton, March 27, 1989 English Classic Wins (4): 1,000 Guineas (2000 Lahan), Investec Derby (1997 Benny The Dip), Ladbrokes St Leger (1996 Shantou, 2007 Lucarno) Irish Classic Wins (1): Irish St Leger (1992 Mashaallah) French Classic Wins (2): Poule d’Essai des Pouliches (1999 Valentine Waltz, 2002 Zenda) Other Big Race Wins Include: Doncaster Cup (2010 Samuel), Cheveley Park Stakes (1993 Prophecy), Falmouth Stakes (1997 Ryafan), Fillies’ Mile (2000 Crystal Music, 2004 Playful Act, 2005 Nannina, 2008 Rainbow View), Haydock Sprint Cup (1993 Wolfhound), July Cup (2003 Oasis Dream), Lockinge Stakes (1994 Emperor Jones, 2008 Virtual), Middle Park Stakes (2002 Oasis Dream), Nassau Stakes (1997 Ryafan), Nunthorpe Stakes (2003 Oasis Dream), Queen Elizabeth II Stakes (2000 Observatory, 2008 Raven’s Pass), Sun Chariot Stakes (1991 Ristna), Yorkshire Oaks (2009 Dar Re Mi), Prix de l’Abbaye de Longchamp (1991 Keen Hunter), Prix de la Foret (1992 Wolfhound, 2001 Mount Abu), Prix d’Ispahan (2001 Observatory), Prix Jean Prat (1995 Torrential), Prix Marcel Boussac (1996 Ryafan, 2001 Sulk), Prix Maurice de Gheest (2002 May Ball), Grosser Preis von Baden (1992 Mashaallah), Irish Champion Stakes (1993 Muhtarram), Matron Stakes (2009 Rainbow View), Pretty Polly Stakes (1994 Del Deya, 2009 Dar Re Mi), Gran Premio del Jockey Club (1996 Shantou), Gran Premio di Milano (1992 Mashaallah, 1997 Shantou), Premio Presidente della Repubblica (1994 Muhtarram), Premio Roma (1993 Knifebox, 1996 Flemensfirth), Arlington Million (2010 Debussy), Breeders’ Cup Classic (2008 Raven’s Pass), Breeders’ Cup Juvenile Turf (2008 Donativum, 2009 Pounced), Breeders’ Cup Mile (1984 Royal Heroine), Clement L Hirsch Turf Championship Stakes (1987 Allez Milord), Philip H Iselin Handicap (1983 Bates Motel), Queen Elizabeth II Challenge Cup Stakes (1997 Ryafan), Santa Anita Handicap (1983 Bates Motel), Santa Anita Handicap (1983 Bates Motel), Yellow Ribbon Stakes (1997 Ryafan), Dubai Sheema Classic (2010 Dar Re Mi) Royal Ascot Wins (25): Chesham Stakes (1990 Chicarica, 1998 Rhapsodist), Jersey Stakes (1991 Satin Flower, 2000 Observatory), Queen’s Vase (1992 Landowner), King George V Handicap (1993 Learmont, 1997 Heritage), Prince of Wales’s Stakes (1994 & 95 Muhtarram), Britannia Handicap (1996 North Song, 1998 Plan-B), Ascot Stakes (1999 High And Mighty), Norfolk Stakes (1999 Warm Heart), Britannia Stakes (2000 El Gran Papa, 2001 Analyser), Buckingham Palace Stakes (2002 Demonstrate), Golden Jubilee Stakes (2002 Malhub), Coventry Stakes (2004 Iceman), King Edward VII Stakes (2005 Plea Bargain), Coronation Stakes (2006 Nannina), Windsor Forest Stakes (2007 Nannina), Royal Hunt Cup (2007 Royal Oath), Ribblesdale Stakes (2008 Michta), Hardwicke Stakes (2009 Bronze Cannon), Queen Mary Stakes (2010 Maqaasid) First Royal Ascot Win: Chicarica (June 21, 1990 - Chesham Stakes)Horses in Training (2008-2010): 146; 161; 172; Wins in a season (1989-2009): 27; 88; 86; 113; 109; 92; 86; 75; 91; 77; 74; 80; 55; 85; 72; 66; 91; 56; 68; 95; 88; Wins in 2010: 70
Winning jockey:-Name: Buick, William Born: Norway, July 22, 1988 Background:. Made a sensational start to his career, finishing runner-up to James Doyle in the 2006/07 All-Weather apprentice title race with 24 winners. His father, Walter, was eight-time champion jockey in Scandinavia and rode 22 classic winners in his career, and is a race reader and a work-rider for Marcus Tregoning. Shared the 2008 apprentice title with David Probert, and appointed stable jockey for John Gosden at the start of 2010. First Ride in Britain: Tiny Tim, Brighton, August 10, 2006 First Winner: Bank On Benny, Axminster Carpets Apprentice Handicap, Salisbury, September 27, 2006 Royal Ascot Wins (1): Wokingham Stakes (2007 Dark Missile) Other Big Race Wins: Doncaster Cup (2010 Samuel), National Bank Of Dubai Cup (2007 The Illies), Addleshaw Goddard Stakes (2007 The Illies), intercasino.co.uk St Simon Stakes (2008 Buccellati), betchronicle.com Ormonde Stakes (2009 Buccellati), EBF Chalice Stakes (2009 Polly’s Mark), E P Taylor Stakes (2009 Lahaleeb), Dubai Sheema Classic (2010 Dar Re Mi), Betfair Huxley Stakes (2010 Debussy), Investec Diomed Stakes (2010 Bushman), Arlington Million (2010 Debussy), Darley Prix Morny (2010 Dream Ahead) Wins (2006-2009): 10; 67; 54 (shared apprentice title with David Probert); 66; Wins In 2010: 64
FOURTH RACE RESULT
3.15pm KEEPMOAT 'DELIVERING COMMUNITY REGENERATION' MAY HILL STAKES
£80,000 guaranteed, 1m. For 2yo fillies Weights 8st 12lb Penalties a winner of a Group 1 or Group 2 race 3lb Entries 12 pay £400 Penalty value 1st £45,416.00 2nd £17,216.00 3rd £8,616.00 4th £4,296.00 5th £2,152.00 6th £1,080.00
1 WHITE MOONSTONE (USA) (Godolphin) Saeed Suroor 2-8-12 Frankie Dettori  8/11f
2 AL MADINA (IRE) (A Al Shorafa) Bryan Smart 2-8-12 Tom Eaves  66/1
3 MUSHARAKAAT (IRE) (Hamdan Al Maktoum) Ed Dunlop 2-8-12 Richard Hills 
4 SONNING ROSE (IRE) (Alf Heaney & Alec Tickerman) Mick Channon 2-8-12 Ryan Moore 
5 LILY AGAIN (R Instone) Paul Cole 2-8-12 Jamie Spencer 
6 FENELLA FUDGE (Danethorpe Racing Partnership) James Given 2-8-12 Paul Mulrennan 
7 MIDNIGHT CALLER (George Strawbridge) John Gosden 2-8-12 William Buick 
Distances: 5, 1 1/4, nk, nk, 2 1/2, 6
Time: 1m 38.73s Breeder: Stonerside Stable Breeding: b f Dynaformer (USA) - Desert Gold (USA)
Totes: Win: £1.90 Places: £1.50, £5.50 Exacta: £24.90
Winning trainer:-Name: bin Suroor, Saeed Date of Birth: November 16, 1968 Trains at Newmarket for Godolphin, the racing entity of Sheikh Mohammed, whose horses winter in Dubai and race worldwide. First Winner In England: Classic Cliche (Dante Stakes, May 17, 1995, York) British Classic wins: (12) Stan James 2000 Guineas (1996 Mark of Esteem, 1999 Island Sands), Stan James 1000 Guineas (1998 Cape Verdi, 2002 Kazzia), Investec Oaks (1995 Moonshell; 2002 Kazzia); Ivestec Derby (1995 Lammtarra); Ladbrokes St Leger (1995 Classic Cliche; 1998 Nedawi; 1999 Mutafaweq; 2004 Rule Of Law, 2009 Mastery) Other major wins include: Eclipse (1995,1996 Halling; 1998 Daylami; 2004 Refuse To Bend), Juddmonte International Stakes (1995 & 1996 Halling, 2001 Sakhee, 2004 Sulamani), King George VI and Queen Elizabeth Diamond Stakes (1995 Lammtarra; 1997 & 1998 Swain, 1999 Daylami, 2004 Doyen), Lockinge Stakes (1998 Cape Cross, 1999 Fly To The Stars, 2000 Aljabr, 2008 Creachadoir), Nunthorpe Stakes (1995 So Factual), Prince of Wales’s Stakes (1998 Faithful Son, 2000 Dubai Millennium, 2001 Fantastic Light, 2002 Grandera), Queen Elizabeth II Stakes (1996 Mark Of Esteem, 1999 Dubai Millennium, 2001 Summoner, 2207 Ramonti), Queen Anne Stakes (2003 Dubai Destination), Stanley Leisure Sprint Cup (1999 Diktat), Sussex Stakes (1999 Aljabr, 2001 Noverre, 2007 Ramonti), Tattersalls Gold Cup (2001 Fantastic Light), Coronation Cup (1999 Daylami, 2001 Mutafaweq) Racing Post Trophy (1996 Medaaly, 2007 Ibn Khaldhun), Canadian International Stakes (2000 Mutafaweq, 2004 Sulamani), E P Taylor Stakes (2008 Folk Opera), Prix du Jockey Club (2005 Shamardal), Poule d’Essai des Poulains (1995 Vettori; 2000 Bachir; 2001 Noverre, 2005 Shamardal), Prix de l'Arc de Triomphe (1995 Lammtarra, 2001 Sakhee, 2002 Marienbard), Prix de la Foret (2006 Caradak); Prix du Moulin de Longchamp (2001 Slickly, 2006 Librettist), Prix Jean-Luc Lagardere (2007 Rio De La Plata), Prix de la Salamandre (1998 Aljabr), Prix Jean Prat (1998 Almutawakel), Prix Maurice de Gheest (1999 Diktat), Prix d’Ispahan (1996 Halling, 2002 Best Of The Bests), Prix Vermeille (2003 Mezzo Soprano), Prix Jacques le Marois (1999 Dubai Millennium, 2000 Muhtathir, 2006 Librettist) Irish St Leger (1998 & 1999 Kayf Tara), Irish Champion Stakes (1994 Cezanne; 1998 Swain, 1999 Daylami, 2001 Fantastic Light, 2002 Grandera), Irish 2000 Guineas (2000 Bachir, 2005 Dubawi) Dubai World Cup (2000 Dubai Millennium, 2002 Street Cry, 2003 Moon Ballad, 2006 Electrocutionist), Dubai Sheema Classic (2003 Sulamani) Royal Ascot Wins (31): Other details: Champion trainer 1996, 1998, 1999, 2004. Completed full set of classic wins following Cape Verdi’s victory in the 1998 1000 Guineas. Wins in a season in Britain (1995-2009): 14: 48: 41: 38: 41: 22: 24: 21: 23: 115: 78; 70; 73; 56; 148; Wins in 2010 (in Britain): 49
Winning jockey:-Name: Dettori, Lanfranco.Born: 15/12/70 in Milan, Italy Background: Son of dual English 2000 Guineas winning jockey Gianfranco, “Frankie” also came to Britain early in his career to become apprentice for Luca Cumani in July 1985. In 1990, he became the first teenager to ride 100 winners since Lester Piggott. Appointed number one jockey for brand new Godolphin stable in the winter of 1993/94. Champion jockey for the first time in 1994 with 223 winners, retaining his title the following year with 216 victories. Became the first jockey to win all seven races on a card on September 28, 1996, at Ascot. Narrowly escaped death when his plane crashed shortly after take off at Newmarket racecourse in June 2000. He received an honorary MBE on December 29, 2000, and became champion jockey for a third time in 2004 with 195 victories. First winner: Rif (Turin, Italy, November 16, 1986), First British winner: Lizzy Hare (Goodwood June 9, 1987) Other Achievements: Received Bill Shoemaker Award for outstanding performance by a jockey at 2006 Breeders’ Cup at Churchill Downs British Classic wins; (13) Derby (2007 Authorized), Oaks (1994 Balanchine, 1995 Moonshell, 2002 Kazzia); St Leger (1995 Classic Cliche, 1996 Shantou, 2005 Scorpion, 2006 Sixties Icon, 2008 Conduit), 2000 Guineas (1996 Mark of Esteem, 1999 Island Sands), 1000 Guineas (1998 Cape Verdi, 2002 Kazzia) Irish Classic wins: Irish Oaks (2001 Lailani, 2003 Vintage Tipple), Irish Derby (1994 Balanchine), Irish 2000 Guineas (2000 Bachir, 2005 Dubawi), Irish St Leger (1999 Kayf Tara) French Classic wins: Prix du Jockey-Club (1992 Polytain, 2005 Shamardal, 2007 Lawman), Poule d’Essai des Poulains (1995 Vettori, 2000 Bachir, 2005 Shamardal), Prix Diane Hermes (2007 West Wind) Other major wins include: Cheveley Park Stakes (2000 Regal Rose, 2003 Carry On Katie), Coral-Eclipse Stakes (1998 Daylami; 2004 Refuse To Bend), UAE Hydra Properties Falmouth Stakes (2008 Nahoodh), Fillies’ Mile (1990 Shamshir, 1999 Teggiano, 2000 Crystal Music), Haydock Sprint Cup (1999 Diktat); Juddmonte International (1996 Halling, 1997 Singspiel, 2001 Sakhee, 2007 Authorized), King George VI and Queen Elizabeth Diamond Stakes (1995 Lammtarra, 1998 Swain,1999 Daylami, 2004 Doyen), Lockinge Stakes (2000 Aljabr, 2008 Literato), Middle Park Stakes (1996 Bahamian Bounty, 1998 Lujain, 2006 Dutch Art), Nunthorpe Stakes (1993 Lochsong, 1995 So Factual, 1998 Lochangel), Queen Elizabeth II Stakes (1990 Markofdistinction; 1996 Mark of Esteem, 1999 Dubai Millennium), Racing Post Trophy (2006 Authorixed), Sussex Stakes (1991 Second Set, 1999 Aljabr, 2001 Noverre, 2007 Ramonti); Vodafone Coronation Cup (1996 Swain, 1997 Singspiel, 1999 Daylami, 2001 Mutafaweq), Yorkshire Oaks (1994 Only Royale), Vodafone Nassau Stakes (2001 Lailani, 2006 Ouija Board), Dubai World Cup (2000 Dubai Millennium, 2003 Moon Ballad, 2006 Electrocutionist), Grand Prix de Saint-Cloud (2005 Alkaased), Prix Vermeille (2003 Mezzo Soprano), Prix de l’Abbaye (1993, 1994 Lochsong, 2004 Var), Prix d’Ispahan (1996 Halling, 2002 Best Of The Bests), Prix Jacques le Marois (1999 Dubai Millennium, 2000 Muhtathir, 2006 Librettist), Prix de la Foret (2006 Caradak); Prix de la Salamandre (1998 Aljabr); Prix Maurice de Gheest (1999 Diktat); Prix Jean Prat (1995 Torrential, 1997 Starborough, 1998 Almutawakel), Prix du Cadran (2006 Sergeant Cecil), Prix Marcel Boussac (1996 Ryafan, 2001 Sulk), Prix de l’Arc de Triomphe (1995 Lammtarra, 2001 Sakhee, 2002 Marienbard), Prix du Moulin (2001 Slickly, 2006 Librettist), Prix Jean Luc Lagardere (2007 Rio De La Plata), Irish Champion Stakes (1998 Swain, 1999 Daylami, 2001 Fantastic Light, 2002 Grandera) Royal Ascot wins: 44 Wins (1987-2009): 8, 22, 75^, 141, 94, 101, 149, 233*, 216*, 123, 176, 132, 132, 47, 94, 69, 101, 195*, 87, 131, 77, 67; 103; ^Champion apprentice *Champion jockey Wins in 2010: 90
FIFTH RACE RESULT
3.50pm BRAKES FRESH IDEAS HANDICAP
£20,000 guaranteed, 6f 110y. For 3yo+ Rated 91-105 (also open to such horses rated 90 and below) Weights highest weight 9st 10lb Weight raised 4 Minimum weight 8-10, 3-y-o 8-6 Penalties after August 28th, each race won 6lb Mr David's Handicap Mark 104 Entries 39 pay £ 100 Penalty value 1st £12,952.00 2nd £3,854.00 3rd £1,926.00 4th £962.00
1 IRISH HEARTBEAT (IRE) (Mark Leatham & George Leatham) Richard Fahey 5-8-10 Lee Topliss (5)  7/1
2 IMPERIAL GUEST (Exors of the Late John Guest) George Margarson 4-9-2 Dane O'Neill  16/1
3 SEA OF LEAVES (USA) (Frank & Annette Brady) Jim Goldie 4-9-0 Tom Queally  20/1
4 DAMIEN (IRE) (Hon Catherine Corbett & Chris Wright) Barry Hills 4-9-9 Jimmy Fortune  16/1
5 SWILLY FERRY (USA) (John Grant) Barry Hills 3-9-8 Michael Hills 
6 CITRUS STAR (USA) (Indura Racing Partners Two) Chris Wall 3-9-8 George Baker  6/1f
7 TAKE TEN (Sh Hamdan bin Mohammed Al Maktoum ) Mark Johnston 3-8-6 Silvestre De Sousa 
8 FIREBACK (Kennet Valley Thoroughbreds VII) Andrew Balding 3-8-10 David Probert 
9 PASTORAL PLAYER (The Pursuits Partnership) Hughie Morrison 3-9-0 Steve Drowne 
10 MEDICEAN MAN (Stuart Dobb & Kate Dobb) Jeremy Gask 4-9-5v1 Luke Morris 
11 MR DAVID (USA) (Gold Group International Ltd) Brian Meehan 3-9-10 Jamie Spencer 
12 FLIPANDO (IRE) (Jenny Hazell) David Barron 9-9-8 Philip Makin 
13 KAPTAIN KIRKUP (IRE) (Kevin Kirkup) Michael Dods 3-9-8 Ryan Moore 
14 LOWTHER (L Barratt) Alan Bailey 5-8-9 Natasha Eaton (7) 
15 DAMIKA (IRE) (G Bedford) Richard Whitaker 7-9-5 Michael Stainton (3) 
16 ENDERBY SPIRIT (GR) (Patricia Brown) Bryan Smart 4-9-3v Tom Eaves 
17 NASRI (Saleh Al Homaizi & Imad Al Sagar) David Simcock 4-9-6 William Buick 
18 HOOF IT (Chubby Chandler & Lee Westwood) Mick Easterby 3-8-12 Paul Mulrennan 
Distances: 3/4, 3/4, nk, nse, 1 1/2, nse, hd, hd, 1/2, 1 1/4, 1 1/4, sh, nse, 1 1/2, 1/2, 1 3/4, 6
Time: 1m 19.06
Breeder: Peter Savill
Breeding: b g Celtic Swing - She’s All Class
Totes: Win: £6.80 Places: £1.90, £3.70, £4.70, £4.60 Exacta: £119.50
Winning trainer:- Name: Fahey, Richard Date of birth: 2/2/66 Based: Manor House Farm, Butterwick, Brawby, Malton Background: Born in Nigeria and raised in County Meath, Ireland, Richard was formerly a jockey who rode 108 winners under both codes and was joint champion conditional rider for the 1988/89 season. He quit the saddle in 1992 to concentrate on his livery yard near Malton before for a dual-purpose licence in 1993. Big Race Wins: Weatherbys Insurance £300,000 2-Y-O Stakes (2010 Wootton Bassett) totesport Ayr Gold Cup (2006 Fonthill Road); Cork & Orrery Stakes (2000 Superior Premium), Galtres Stakes (2006 Anna Pavlova), Harvest Stakes (2006 Anna Pavlova), John Smith’s Cup (2002 Vintage Premium, 2007 Charlie Tokyo, 2008 Flying Clarets), Sky Bet Dash (2006 Wyatt Earp), Vodafone Stewards’ Cup (1998 Superior Premium), William Hill Mile (2003 Lady Bear), totesport Chester Cup (2007 Greenwich Meantime), Chipchase Stakes (2008 Utmost Respect), bet365 Lancashire Oaks (2008 Anna Pavlova), Duke Of York Blue Square Stakes (2009 Utmost Respect), Greenlands Stakes (2009 Utmost Respect), Summer Stakes (2010 Rose Blossom), Victoria Racing Club International Stakes (2010 Castles In The Air) Royal Ascot Wins (3): Golden Jubilee Stakes (2000 Superior Premium), King George V Handicap (2009 Cosmic Sun), Windsor Castle Stakes (2010 Marine Commando) First Royal Ascot Winner: Cork & Orrery Stakes (2000 Superior Premium) Horses in training (1995-2010): 18; 24; 32; 53; 44; 51; 48; 60; 85; 98; 92; 78; 84; 100; 94; 97; Wins (1993-2009): 1; 2; 7; 11; 25; 20; 26; 37; 26; 46; 50; 77; 79; 87; 85; 113; 165; Wins in 2010: 133
Winning Jockey:-Name: Topliss, Lee Based: c/o Richard Fahey, Manor House Farm, Butterwick, Brawby, Malton First Winner: Joe Jo Star, Victorchandler.com Apprentice Handicap, Ayr, June 3, 2009 Notable Wins: Brakes Fresh Ideas Handicap (2010 Irish Heartbeat) Wins (2009): 5; Wins This Year: 23
SIXTH RACE RESULT
4.25pm FRANK WHITTLE PARTNERSHIP CONDITIONS STAKES
£17,500 guaranteed, 7f. For 2yo which have not won a Class 1 or 2 race Weights colts and geldings 8st 12lb; fillies 8st 7lb Penalties for each Class 5 race won 2lb; for each Class 4 race won 4lb; for each Class 3 race won 6lb (nursery handicaps excluded for the purpose of penalties) (penalties cumulative and maximum penalty 12lb) Allowances horses which have never run 3lb Entries 23 pay £ 85 Penalty value 1st £10,904.25 2nd £3,265.50 3rd £1,632.75 4th £817.25
1 FRANKEL (Khalid Abdulla) Henry Cecil 2-9-2 Tom Queally  1/2f
2 RAINBOW SPRINGS (George Strwabridge) John Gosden 2-8-4 Nicky Mackay  16/1
3 DIAMOND GEEZAH (IRE) (Rebel Racing) Barry Hills 2-9-0 Michael Hills 
Non-runners: 3 Colorado Gold; 1 Farhh (withdrawn at start - not under orders)
Distances: 13, 4
Time: 1m 24.83s
Breeder: Juddmonte Farms Ltd
Breeding: b c Galileo (IRE) - Kind (IRE)
Totes: Win: £1.10 Exacta: £2.40
Winning trainer:-Name: Cecil, Henry Richard Amherst Born: January 11, 1943, Aberdeen Scotland Trains at Warren Place Stables, Newmarket, Suffolk Date of first licence:1969 First winner: Celestial Cloud (Ripon, May 17, 1969) Previous Occupation: Assistant to stepfather, Sir Cecil Boyd-Rochfort British Classic wins: (24) 1000 Guineas (1979 One In A Million, 1981 Fairy Footsteps, 1985 Oh So Sharp, 1996 Bosra Sham, 1997 Sleepytime, 1999 Wince), 2000 Guineas (1975 Bolkonski, 1976 Wollow), Vodafone Derby (1985 Slip Anchor, 1987 Reference Point, 1993 Commander In Chief, 1999 Oath), Vodafone Oaks (1985 Oh So Sharp, 1988 Diminuendo, 1989 Snow Bride, 1996 Lady Carla, 1997 Reams Of Verse, 1999 Ramruma, 2000 Love Divine, 2007 Light Shift), St Leger (1980 Light Cavalry, 1985 Oh So Sharp, 1987 Reference Point, 1989 Michelozzo) Other major wins include: Ascot Gold Cup (1979 and 1980 Le Moss, 1981 and 1982 Ardross, 1987 Paean), Brigadier Gerard Stakes (2000 Shiva), Canadian International (1998 Royal Anthem), Champion Stakes (1988 Indian Skimmer, 1996 Bosra Sham, 2009 Twice Over), Coral-Eclipse (1969 Wolver Hollow, 1976 Wollow, 1978 Gunner B, 2010 Twice Over), Coronation Stakes (1975 Roussalka, 1979 One In A Million, 1982 Chalon, 1990 Chimes Of Freedom, 1994 Kissing Cousin), Dewhurst Stakes (1975 Wollow, 1982 Diesis), Falmouth Stakes (1982 Chalon, 1990 Chimes Of Freedom), Fillies’ Mile (1978 Formulate, 1984 Oh So Sharp, 1987 Diminuendo, 1988 Tessla, 1995 Bosra Sham, 1996 Reams Of Verse), Grand Prix de Paris (2000 Beat Hollow), Irish Oaks (1988 Diminuendo d.h., 1999 Ramruma, 1989 Alydaress), Irish Derby (1989 Old Vic, 1993 Commander In Chief), Irish 1,000 Guineas (1973 Cloonagh), Juddmonte International (1976 Wollow, 1999 Royal Anthem), King George VI and Queen Elizabeth Diamond Stakes (1987 Reference Point, 1990 Belmez, 1994 King’s Theatre), Middle Park Stakes (1981 Cajun, 1982 Diesis), Prix Royal-Oak (1981 Ardross, 1986 El Cuite), Prix du Jockey-Club (1989 Old Vic), Prix de Diane (1987 Indian Skimmer, 1990 Rafha), Queen Elizabeth II Stakes (1979 Kris), Racing Post Trophy (1969 Approval, 1975 Take Your Place, 1979 Hello Gorgeous, 1982 Dunbeath, 1984 Lanfranco, 1986 Reference Point, 1989 Be My Chief, 1990 Peter Davies, 1992 Armiger, 1993 King’s Theatre), Sussex Stakes (1975 Bolkonski, 1976 Wollow, 1979 Kris, 1994 Distant View, 1997 Ali-Royal), Tattersalls Gold Cup (1999 Shiva), Yorkshire Oaks (1979 Connaught Bridge, 1988 Diminuendo, 1998 Catchascatchcan, 1999 Ramruna, 2010 Midday), Nassau Stakes (1975 & 1976 Roussalka, 1979 Connaught Bridge, 1987 Nom De Plume, 1993 Lyphard’s Delta, 2009 & 2010 Midday) Royal Ascot wins: 72 First Royal Ascot winner: Queen Alexandra Stakes (1970 Parthenon). Major Royal Ascot winners: St James’s Palace Stakes (1975 Bolkonski, 1979 Kris, 1990 Shavian, 1998 Dr Fong), Gold Cup (1979 & 1980 Le Moss, 1981 & 1982 Ardross, 1987 Paean), Coronation Stakes (1975 Roussalka, 1979 One In A Million, 1982 Chalon, 1990 Chimes Of Freedom, 1994 Kissing Cousin), Prince of Wales’s Stakes (1977 Lucky Wednesday, 1978 Gunner B, 1992 Perpendicular, 1993 Placerville, 1997 Bosra Sham), Queen Anne Stakes (1981 Belmont Bay, 1982 Mr Fluorocarbon, 1983 Valiyar, 1984 Trojan Fen) Other details: Champion trainer 10 times (1976, 1978, 1979, 1982, 1984, 1985, 1987, 1988, 1990, 1993) Horses in training (1969-2010): 41; 62; 80; 89; 76; 90; 84; 80; 113; 101; 115; 134; 139; 145; 154; 152; 162; 169; 181; 177; 172; 174 ; 163; 165; 164; 208; 176; 186; 188; 191; 169; 157; 122; 83; 73; 56; 55; 78; 108; 115; Wins in a season (1984-2009): 108: 132: 115: 180: 112: 117 : 111: 119: 109: 94: 76: 83: 113: 78: 100: 65: 62: 48: 30: 25: 21: 12; 25; 45; 50; 63; Wins in 2010: 46
Winning jockey:-Name: Queally, Thomas Peter Born: October 8, 1984 Background: Son of Declan, who trains a small string in County Waterford. A former pony racing champion, who was champion apprentice in Ireland in 2000 with 28 wins - Devon trainer Tony Newcombe helped bring him to Britain while apprenticed in Ireland to Pat Flynn. First Winner: Larifaari (Nenagh Handicap, Clonmel, April 13, 2000 - on 4th racecourse ride) Big Race Wins: Emirates Airline Champion Stakes (2009 Twice Over), Darley July Cup (2009 Fleeting Spirit), Blue Square Nassau Stakes (2009 & 2010 Midday), Breeders’ Cup Filly & Mare Turf (2009 Midday), Emirates Airline Yorkshire Cup (2010 Manifest), Coral-Eclipse (2010 Twice Over), Princess Of Wales’s sportingbet.com Stakes (2010 Sans Frontieres), Betfair Cup (2010 Lord Shanakill), Yorkshire Oaks (2010 Midday) Royal Ascot Wins (3): Windsor Castle Stakes (2004 Chateau Istana), Golden Jubilee Stakes (2009 Art Connoisseur), Sandringham Handicap (2010 Timepiece) Wins 2003-2009: 1; 66*, 43 (*Champion Apprentice), 59; 66; 62; 109; Wins In 2010: 78
SEVENTH RACE RESULT
4.55pm UNIVERSAL RECYCLING CLASSIFIED STAKES
£15,000 guaranteed, 1m 2f 60y. For 3yo+ Rated 0-85 Weights 3yo colts and geldings 8st 11lb; fillies 8st 8lb 4yo+ colts and geldings 9st 4lb; fillies 9st 1lb 9 (for horses reassessed since the publication of the qualifying rating list entry, the excess in any rating above the rating band shall be added to the weights stated) Penalties after August 28th, each race won 6lb Entries 30 pay £ 75 Penalty value 1st £9,346.50 2nd £2,799.00 3rd £1,399.50 4th £700.50 5th £349.50 6th £175.50
1 WILLING FOE (USA) (Godolphin) Saeed bin Suroor 3-8-11 Frankie Dettori  7/2f
2 OPERA GAL (IRE) (Jeff Smith) Andrew Balding 3-8-8 David Probert  9/2
3 TEPMOKEA (IRE) (Keep Racing) Richard Fahey 4-9-4 Paul Mulrennan  6/1
4 ABERGAVENNY (Sh Hamdan bin Mohammed Al Maktoum) Mark Johnston 3-8-11 Silvestre De Sousa 
5 THE WHICH DOCTOR (G Stevens) Jeremy Noseda 5-9-4 Ryan Moore 
6 PENDRAGON (USA) (Dan Gilbert & Kristian Strangeway) Brian Ellison 7-8-13 Dale Swift (5) 
7 ELLEMUJIE (Mrs J Cornwell) Dean Ivory 5-8-13 James O’Reilly (5) 
8 BONFIRE KNIGHT (Ross Harmon) John Quinn 3-8-11 Tom Eaves 
9 SCAMPERDALE (Saddle Up Racing) Brian Baugh 8-9-4 Tom Queally 
10 FOLLOW THE FLAG (IRE) (S Gillen) Alan McCabe 6-9-4p Lee Vickers 
11 UMVERTI (Mrs C Whatley) Neville Bycroft 5-9-1 Franny Norton 
Non-runners: 1 El Dececy; 4 Inspirina
Distances: 2 1/4, 1/2, nk, hd, 1 1/4, 1, 2, 1 1/2, 4, nk
Time: 2m 07.69s Breeder: Stonerside Stable Breeding: b or br c Dynaformer (USA) - Thunder Kitten (USA)
Totes: Win: £4.60 Places: £1.90, £1.60, £2.30 Exacta: £22.00
Winning trainer:-Name: bin Suroor, Saeed Date of Birth: November 16, 1968 Trains at Newmarket for Godolphin, the racing entity of Sheikh Mohammed, whose horses winter in Dubai and race worldwide. First Winner In England: Classic Cliche (Dante Stakes, May 17, 1995, York) British Classic wins: (12) Stan James 2000 Guineas (1996 Mark of Esteem, 1999 Island Sands), Stan James 1000 Guineas (1998 Cape Verdi, 2002 Kazzia), Investec Oaks (1995 Moonshell; 2002 Kazzia); Ivestec Derby (1995 Lammtarra); Ladbrokes St Leger (1995 Classic Cliche; 1998 Nedawi; 1999 Mutafaweq; 2004 Rule Of Law, 2009 Mastery) Other major wins include: Eclipse (1995,1996 Halling; 1998 Daylami; 2004 Refuse To Bend), Juddmonte International Stakes (1995 & 1996 Halling, 2001 Sakhee, 2004 Sulamani), King George VI and Queen Elizabeth Diamond Stakes (1995 Lammtarra; 1997 & 1998 Swain, 1999 Daylami, 2004 Doyen), Lockinge Stakes (1998 Cape Cross, 1999 Fly To The Stars, 2000 Aljabr, 2008 Creachadoir), Nunthorpe Stakes (1995 So Factual), Prince of Wales’s Stakes (1998 Faithful Son, 2000 Dubai Millennium, 2001 Fantastic Light, 2002 Grandera), Queen Elizabeth II Stakes (1996 Mark Of Esteem, 1999 Dubai Millennium, 2001 Summoner, 2207 Ramonti), Queen Anne Stakes (2003 Dubai Destination), Stanley Leisure Sprint Cup (1999 Diktat), Sussex Stakes (1999 Aljabr, 2001 Noverre, 2007 Ramonti), Tattersalls Gold Cup (2001 Fantastic Light), Coronation Cup (1999 Daylami, 2001 Mutafaweq) Racing Post Trophy (1996 Medaaly, 2007 Ibn Khaldhun), Canadian International Stakes (2000 Mutafaweq, 2004 Sulamani), E P Taylor Stakes (2008 Folk Opera), Prix du Jockey Club (2005 Shamardal), Poule d’Essai des Poulains (1995 Vettori; 2000 Bachir; 2001 Noverre, 2005 Shamardal), Prix de l'Arc de Triomphe (1995 Lammtarra, 2001 Sakhee, 2002 Marienbard), Prix de la Foret (2006 Caradak); Prix du Moulin de Longchamp (2001 Slickly, 2006 Librettist), Prix d’Ispahan (1996 Halling, 2002 Best Of The Bests), Prix Vermeille (2003 Mezzo Soprano), Prix Jacques le Marois (1999 Dubai Millennium, 2000 Muhtathir, 2006 Librettist) Irish St Leger (1998 & 1999 Kayf Tara), Irish Champion Stakes (1994 Cezanne; 1998 Swain, 1999 Daylami, 2001 Fantastic Light, 2002 Grandera), Irish 2000 Guineas (2000 Bachir, 2005 Dubawi) Dubai World Cup (2000 Dubai Millennium, 2002 Street Cry, 2003 Moon Ballad, 2006 Electrocutionist) Royal Ascot Wins (31): Other details: Champion trainer 1996, 1998, 1999, 2004. Completed full set of classic wins following Cape Verdi’s victory in the 1998 1000 Guineas. Wins in a season in Britain (1995-2009): 14: 48: 41: 38: 41: 22: 24: 21: 23: 115: 78; 70; 73; 56; 148; Wins in 2010 (in Britain): 50
Winning jockey:-Name: Dettori, Lanfranco.Born: 15/12/70 in Milan, Italy Background: Son of dual English 2000 Guineas winning jockey Gianfranco, “Frankie” also came to Britain early in his career to become apprentice for Luca Cumani in July 1985. In 1990, he became the first teenager to ride 100 winners since Lester Piggott. Appointed number one jockey for brand new Godolphin stable in the winter of 1993/94. Champion jockey for the first time in 1994 with 223 winners, retaining his title the following year with 216 victories. Became the first jockey to win all seven races on a card on September 28, 1996, at Ascot. Narrowly escaped death when his plane crashed shortly after take off at Newmarket racecourse in June 2000. He received an honorary MBE on December 29, 2000, and became champion jockey for a third time in 2004 with 195 victories. First winner: Rif (Turin, Italy, November 16, 1986), First British winner: Lizzy Hare (Goodwood June 9, 1987) Other Achievements: Received Bill Shoemaker Award for outstanding performance by a jockey at 2006 Breeders’ Cup at Churchill Downs British Classic wins; (13) Derby (2007 Authorized), Oaks (1994 Balanchine, 1995 Moonshell, 2002 Kazzia); St Leger (1995 Classic Cliche, 1996 Shantou, 2005 Scorpion, 2006 Sixties Icon, 2008 Conduit), 2000 Guineas (1996 Mark of Esteem, 1999 Island Sands), 1000 Guineas (1998 Cape Verdi, 2002 Kazzia) Irish Classic wins: Irish Oaks (2001 Lailani, 2003 Vintage Tipple), Irish Derby (1994 Balanchine), Irish 2000 Guineas (2000 Bachir, 2005 Dubawi), Irish St Leger (1999 Kayf Tara) French Classic wins: Prix du Jockey-Club (1992 Polytain, 2005 Shamardal, 2007 Lawman), Poule d’Essai des Poulains (1995 Vettori, 2000 Bachir, 2005 Shamardal), Prix Diane Hermes (2007 West Wind) Other major wins include: Cheveley Park Stakes (2000 Regal Rose, 2003 Carry On Katie), Coral-Eclipse Stakes (1998 Daylami; 2004 Refuse To Bend), Juddmonte International (1996 Halling, 1997 Singspiel, 2001 Sakhee, 2007 Authorized), King George VI and Queen Elizabeth Diamond Stakes (1995 Lammtarra, 1998 Swain,1999 Daylami, 2004 Doyen), Nunthorpe Stakes (1993 Lochsong, 1995 So Factual, 1998 Lochangel), Queen Elizabeth II Stakes (1990 Markofdistinction; 1996 Mark of Esteem, 1999 Dubai Millennium), Sussex Stakes (1991 Second Set, 1999 Aljabr, 2001 Noverre, 2007 Ramonti); Coronation Cup (1996 Swain, 1997 Singspiel, 1999 Daylami, 2001 Mutafaweq), Yorkshire Oaks (1994 Only Royale), Nassau Stakes (2001 Lailani, 2006 Ouija Board), Dubai World Cup (2000 Dubai Millennium, 2003 Moon Ballad, 2006 Electrocutionist), Grand Prix de Saint-Cloud (2005 Alkaased), Prix de l’Abbaye (1993, 1994 Lochsong, 2004 Var), Prix d’Ispahan (1996 Halling, 2002 Best Of The Bests), Prix Jacques le Marois (1999 Dubai Millennium, 2000 Muhtathir, 2006 Librettist), Prix de la Foret (2006 Caradak); Prix de la Salamandre (1998 Aljabr); Prix Marcel Boussac (1996 Ryafan, 2001 Sulk), Prix de l’Arc de Triomphe (1995 Lammtarra, 2001 Sakhee, 2002 Marienbard), Prix du Moulin (2001 Slickly, 2006 Librettist), Irish Champion Stakes (1998 Swain, 1999 Daylami, 2001 Fantastic Light, 2002 Grandera) Royal Ascot wins: 44 Wins (1987-2009): 8, 22, 75^, 141, 94, 101, 149, 233*, 216*, 123, 176, 132, 132, 47, 94, 69, 101, 195*, 87, 131, 77, 67; 103; ^Champion apprentice *Champion jockey Wins in 2010: 91
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