Saturday, May 6, 2000
WILLIAM HILL PRICES 6/05/2000
Kings Best is now the 11-2 jfav. for the Derby with William Hill afetr a blistering 2000Gns success at Newmarkert on Saturday.
SAGITTA 1000 GUINEAS: EVS Petrushka (from 5-4), 10-3 Bintalreef, 13-2
Amethyst, 7-1 High Walden, 10-1 Seazun, 16-1 Lahan, 25-1 Torgau 33-1
Agripinna, Aunty Rose, 50-1 Chez Cherie, Icicle, Princess Ellen, Velvet Lady, 66-1 Halland Park Girl, 100-1 Issey Rose, Miletrian, Moselle, 250-1 Claranet
THE VODAFONE DERBY: 11-2 Beat Hollow, Kings Best (from 25), 12-1 Bein
Entendu, 16-1 Aristotle, Bareathea Guest (from 25), Giants Causeway (from 25), Rivers Curtain, 20-1 Broche, China Visit, Dubai Two Thousand, Inchlonaig, Jaydoom, Sandmason, 25-1 Mana-Mou-Bay, Monashee Mountain, Sakhee, Savoire Vivre, Sinndar, Wellbeing, 33-1 Adilabad, Air Marshall, Anshaam, Appolo Victoria, Bach, Best Of The Bests, Brahms, Delius, Ekraar, Executive Order, Fanaar, Fast Track, Hatha Anna, Lermontov, Mahfooth, Millenary, Muakaad, Mull Of Kintyre, Royal Kingdom, Sandmason, Scarteen Fox, 40-1 BAR
THE VODAFONE OAKS: 4-1 Petrushka, 10-1 Bintalreef, High Walden, Love
Divine, Teggiano, 16-1 Embraced, Farfesheena, Kalypso Katie, 20-1 Amethyst, Interlude, Melikah, 25-1 Britannia, Chiang Mai, Corinium, Dignify, Dream Quest, Ejlaal, Elegant As Always, Fame At Last, Inkling, Lady Of Chad, My Hansel, Tanzilla, Theoretically, Wind Silence, Ya Tarra, 33-1 BAR
KENTUCKY DERBY: 13-8 Fusaichi Pegasus, 9-2 The Deputy, 6-1 China Visit, 7-1 War Chant, 8-1 Captain Steve, High Yield, 14-1 More Than Ready, 16-1 Anees, 20-1 Aptitude, 33-1 Wheelaway, 40-1 Graeme Hall, Hal's Hope, Trippi, 50-1 Exchange Rate, 66-1 Curule, Deputy Warlock, Globalize, 100-1 Coomendable, Impeachment, 200-1 Ronton
OPENS NEW STAND
The Queen opened the new Millennium Grandstand on the Rowley Mile before racing.
She arrived on the course at noon and was greeted by the Lordn Lieutenant of Suffolk, Lord Belstead and Newmarket's Chairman Peter Player, before meeting a guard of honour comprising jockeys who have won the 2,000 Guineas.
That select band was headed by Lester Piggott, who won the race five times. Pat Eddery, Michael Roberts, Joe Mercer, Jimmy Lindley, Greville Starkey and Willie Carson were the others.
Her Majesty then watched a parachute display by members of the RAF Falcons and was handed the ceremonial scissors by them. She came round the stands to complete the opening.
As Peter Player asked her to perform the ceremony, he said that it was "a great honour" that The Queen had agreed to open the stand, and how fortunate racing was that she was so involved and knowledgeable about the sport.
The Queen cut the tapes of the cloth covering the official plaque.
TRAINERS' SAGITTA GUINEAS RECORDS
Of the trainers with declared runners in the Sagitta 2000 Guineas today and the Sagitta 1000 Guineas tomorrow, the following have won one or both races.
2000: Bolkonski (1975), Wollow (1976).
1000: One In A Million (1979), Fairy Footsteps (1981), Oh So Sharp (1985), Bosra Sham (1996), Sleepytime (1997), Wince (1999).
1000: Quick As Lightning (1980), Salsabil (1990), Shadayid (1991).
2000: Mon Fils (1973), Don't Forget Me (1987), Tirol (1990).
CRIQUETTE HEAD (FR)
1000: Ma Biche (1983), Ravinella (1988), Hatoof (1992).
2000: Tap On Wood (1979)
1000: Enstone Spark (1978)
2000: King Of Kings (1998)
SAEED BIN SUROOR
2000: Mark Of Esteem (1996), Island Sands (1999).
1000:Cape Verdi (1998).
SIR MICHAEL STOUTE
2000: Shadeed (1985), Doyoun (1988), Entrepreneur (1997).
1000: Musical Bliss (1989).
JOCKEYS' SAGITTA GUINEAS RECORDS
Of the jockeys engaged to ride in the Sagitta 2000 Guineas today or the Sagitta 1000 Guineas tomorrow, the following have won one or both races.
1000: Midway Lady (1986).
2000: Mark Of Esteem (1996), Island Sands (1999)
1000: Cape Verdi (1998)
2000: Lomond (1983), El Gran Senor (1984), Zafonic (1993).
1000: Bosra Sham (1996).
1000: Sleepytime (1997), Wince (1999).
1000: Harayir (1995).
2000: Pennekamp (1995)
2000: Tirol (1990), Entrepreneur (1997), King Of Kings (1998).
1000: On The House (1982), Las Meninas (1994).
2000: Mystiko (1991).
1000: Pebbles (1984)
2000: Mister Baileys (1994).
After a second consecutive dry night the going on the Rowley Mile remains
The weather forecast is for another warm and dry day.
WINNING QUOTES FIRST RACE
RUINART CHAMPAGNE CONDITIONS STAKES
WELLBEING IS IMPROVING
"He is a nice horse, though he is still a baby, and he has really started to come to himself in the last month," said Henry Cecil after Vodafone Derby possible Wellbeing followed up his Craven meeting victory with a clear cut defeat of Gargalhada Final.
"He was very slow to learn last year and even in the spring he was reluctant to take hold of his bridle, but in the last month he has really started to improve and if he can keep improving at this rate he could be a good horse," the trainer went on.
Cecil was not in a position to name any immediate plans for the colt, as he does not want to drop him back in trip for the Predominate at Goodwood, and the Lingfield Derby Trial is too soon next week. "There really is not a race I can think of for him at the moment," he said.
He was, though, able to reveal bad news about another of his Epsom possibles, Bien Entendu, who will almost certainly not be able to run at Lingfield.
"He was working this morning when he started to hang badly, which he has never done before; he normally works very well," he said. "But when he pulled up a cap fell out of his mouth, and with the nerve there it was clearly hurting him. He will have to take it easy for a bit and I doubt if he will be able to go to Lingfield," Cecil explained.
RAMRUMA GOING TO BE FINE
Trainer Henry Cecil reported on Ramruma who finished last when favourite in yesterday's Group Two Sagitta Jockey Club Stakes.
He said this afternoon: "She pulled a muscle and was quite lame afterwards. There will be another day for her."
FIRST RACE PLACE QUOTES
RUINART CHAMPAGNE CONDITIONS STAKES
OFF TO THE ITALIAN OAKS
Miss Lorilaw, the only filly in the race, finished a creditable third to Wellbeing.
Her trainer John Hills said: "She will go to the Italian Oaks in two weeks time (Sunday, May 21, at San Siro Racecourse, Milan) as she ran really well. She won her trial as far as we are concerned."
WINNING QUOTES SECOND RACE
MAYER PARRY MAIDEN STAKES
"I HAVE PUT THEM ALL
AWAY," SAYS BALDING
"I am going to be very unpopular," said Ian Balding after Midnight Arrow had come from last to first to win well from Firework. "Andrew and I put all the guests on our table at the Sagitta lunch away when we were talking about her, because all the two-year-olds that we have run have been very green and disappointing.
"She has always shown a bit at home and would probably be the best of those that we have run, but they have all been so disappointing that I really could not recommend her to anyone."
It looked as if Balding would be right with two furlongs to go as the filly was comfortably last of the six runners, but Kieren Fallon told the trainer afterwards that he was always confident of success and it was only a question of making up his mind where to go.
When Midnight Arrow got going she fairly flew and, having mastered Hawk entering the final furlong, she stayed on strongly to win by two and a half lengths.
She was a very appropriate winner as she is owned by Bob Michaelson and Wafic Said, respectively the managing director and chairman of Sagitta, who are sponsoring the Guineas Festival.
"We have had her since she was born as Princess Oberon, whom Bob owns, lives with us and Emma (the trainer's wife) foaled the filly," added Balding, who will now think about the Queen Mary at Ascot for the Robellino filly.
WINNING QUOTES THIRD RACE
COUNTRYSIDE STEEL & TUBES HANDICAP
Kieren Fallon went on to complete a 58.5-1 double when National Anthem, the 6-1 favourite, got the better of a hard fought tussle with Supply And Demand to win by a length and a half.
The colt, bred at their Wretham Stud near Thetford by Mr. and Mrs. Denis Haynes, was running for the first time this season but, as with his stablemate Blueprint yesterday, lack of a previous run this season was no handicap.
WINNING QUOTES FOURTH RACE
SAGITTA 2,000 GUINEAS STAKES
MICHAEL STOUTE ON KING'S BEAT
"It is a question of channelling his nervous energy in the right direction," said Sir Michael Stoute after King's Beat had exploded inside the final furlong to give the master of Freemason Lodge his fourth success in the season's opening classic.
"He has always been a horse I have liked a lot and when he won first time out Gary Stevens, who rode him then, said that he wondered if he ought to go back to America after all.
"Like so many thoroughbreds he has a lot of that nervous energy, but I was never happy with him on Dewhurst day when the big crowds there really got to him. It was the same to an extent on Craven day, but since then Kieren has been up to ride him almost every day - when he hasn't Gary Foster has done so - and that has made a big difference.
"I was much happier with him today than I had been on those other two big days, though he was sweating he was much more relaxed than he had been and it has been very much a team effort, it certainly is not all down to me.
"I put a noseband on him today to try to help him settle better - he had worn it at home a few times - and it certainly seems to have helped him to do that. You have to try to think of everything; it is all a question, as I said before, of channelling that energy.
"I don't know if he will stay a mile and a half and I certainly cannot commit myself at this stage to say that he will run in the Derby. I shall have to look at the film of the race and talk about it with Kieren before we make any decisions about Epsom.
"I can say, though, that at the Bushes I was trying to plan what his next race would be and I had no idea. I never thought he would be able to get through from where he was."
In spite of Stoute's current reservations about the Derby, King's Best is now favourite for Epsom in some lists. Chandler quote him as 6-1 favourite, he is 5-1 favourite (from 33) with Coral and 7-1 second favourite (Beat Hollow is their favourite) with the Tote.
MORE WINNING QUOTES FOURTH RACE
SAGITTA 2,000 GUINEAS STAKES
"I should have won this race last year when Enrique was second after getting badly bumped, and it is very good to have won it now," said Kieren Fallon after King's Best had given him his first success in the Sagitta 2,000 Guineas.
"I cannot say yet that he is the best horse I have ridden, but he is certainly one of the best and the acceleration he has shown is almost unbelievable. I have never ridden a horse who can quicken like that.
"He was much more settled today than he had been on Craven day, he just lobbed down to the start and lobbed along at the back when I wanted him to settle after the start. He was so relaxed that if they had only been cantering he would still have settled.
"It was a very, very rough race for some jockeys, they all seemed to want to be where there was only room for three horses. I did not ever get actually bumped, but for a long time I did not know if I was going to get a run.
"I had to settle him out at the back, but then there was the question of whether I would be able to get a run through or I would have to go outside horses. I am not saying that he would not have gone round them, but he likes coming between them.
"I did not want to end up behind a wall of horses, but that is what I did at one stage, but I was able to get a run and when he got through the speed he showed was incredible.
"I don't know if he will stay a mile and a half, that is a very big question, but I think he will handle the course at Epsom as he is a very handy horse. It could all depend if being at Epsom for the Derby gets to him, but he was certainly very relaxed today.
"I never worried about not getting a run, if I had not got one I would be in the stewards' room by now," grinned the champion jockey, giving the firm impression that he would have got space for King's Beat if he had had to!
This was Fallon's third consecutive success of the afternoon and he was completing a 445.25-1 treble.
FOURTH RACE PLACED QUOTES
THE SAGITTA 2000 GUINEAS
GROUND COSTS BARATHEA
Trainer George Margarson felt that the dried-out ground had cost third-placed Barathea Guest his chance of winning. "If it had been run last Saturday it would have been a different story," said the trainer. "It's heartbreaking because if the ground had been like it was last week we would have won.
"Philip (Robinson) felt he would win three out but he didn't have a clear run - he was bumped four or five times.
"The horse has done us proud but I am gutted because I honestly thought he would win. But take nothing away from King's Best, Sir Michael had done a fantastic job with him.
"We are gearing his whole season around the Dubai Champion Stakes at the end of the season when hopefully the ground will be to his liking. If the ground is on the soft side of good he will go for the Vodafone Derby and I would not be scared of anything or worried about the track - he'll act anywhere. He's also in the Coral-Eclipse and St James's Palace Stakes."
John Magnier, joint owner and breeder of the runner-up Giant's Causeway, said: "I don't think there are any excuses and I wouldn't think that he's a Derby horse."
SAGITTA 2000 GUINEAS STAKES
Pat Eddery, who made the running on seventh-placed Primo Valentino, said: "He didn't stay."
Michael Hills, eighth on Distant Music, said: "His biggest asset, his ability to quicken, was not there. He still ran a good race."
Kevin Darley, 17th on French Fellow, said: "He was travelling really nicely but once they picked up he could not go with them."
Olivier Peslier, last on Bernstein, said: "He started well, followed the others but could not find anything in the final two furlongs."
Alfini, who broke a leg, was humanely put down.
BLUE SQUARE'S 12/1 about King's Best for the Vodafone Derby quickly went and 6/1 is the best price offered by bookmakers now.
The initial estimate of today's crowd is 20,000, up nearly 15% on last year's 17,000.
FIFTH RACE QUOTES
VICTOR CHANDLER PALACE HOUSE STAKES
Trainer Tim Easterby, who saddled Pipalong to victory, said: "She's a star, isn't she. She'll be the sprint queen this year. The plan was to run at York but she was so well that I decided to come here.
"If it is soft and six furlongs, she won't get beat."
He commented on his Sagitta 2000 Guineas runner French Fellow(17th): "The ground was a bit quick for him - he could not pick up in the last two furlongs."
Trainer Michael Jarvis was very pleased with his runner-up Kier Park. He said: "I was delighted with that - he just ran out of puff in the last 50 yards. If he had had a run previously, I think he would have won. He'll now go for the Temple Stakes or a five-furlong race at Chantilly."
WINNING QUOTES SIXTH RACE
TO PETER MAKIN
"This is a good horse and I am not surprised that he has won; what has amazed me is his SP of 25-1, I thought he was a 7 or 8-1 shot," said trainer Peter Makin after Sartorial had defied 10st and held off the bottom weight Cadeaux Cher by half a length.
"He got bogged down in that horrible gluey ground at Newbury last time, but even so the form of that race is solid and that of the maiden he won at Haydock is working out well.
"He was getting a bit tired near the line, but I think that was the 10st rather than the sixth furlong - I think he is just as good over six furlongs as he is over five.
"He sustained a stress fracture of his pelvis last year, I think he probably did it when he was beaten at Salisbury after having run well here; certainly when he was beaten at Wolverhampton Tony Clark said that he felt he was in trouble virtually from the start.
"So we gave him plenty of time off and gelded him," said Makin, who takes extra pleasure from the result as Sartorial is by his dual King's Stand Stakes winner Elbio. "He is the best winner Elbio has sired so far," he said.
Plans for Sartorial depend on what treatment he receives from the handicapper. "He can't get put up too much for that," said Makin perhaps more in hope that confidence.
"If he gets put up too much we shall start looking for Listed races here and on the continent; he likes genuinely good/good to soft ground; though he can go on good to firm, we would not want to risk him on it."
Makin added that stable star Imperial Beauty, narrowly touched off in the Prix de l'Abbaye last season, may make her 2000 debut in the Temple Stakes at Sandown. "She is coming along, but more sun would help her and she is really a summer and autumn filly," he said.
WINNING QUOTES SEVENTH RACE
JOHN MOWLEM CONDITIONS STAKES
"THIS GROUND WAS
FAR TOO FAST FOR WINNER,"
Trainer Geoff Wragg was adamant that the ground was far too fast for Island House, but in spite of that the chestnut was good enough to head Mutamam approaching the final furlong and hold that rival's renewed effort by half a length.
"He really wants to get his feet in so that was a good performance," the trainer went on, but he was not yet persuaded that the display warranted an advance to Group One company.
"I think the Prince of Wales's (at Ascot and now Group One) might be flying a bit high at the moment; but there are some races on the continent which could suit him and Baden-Baden might be a good place for him. Maybe later on he might be able to go to Hong Kong," Wragg said.
"I think that he was just about the first yearling by Grand Lodge ever to be sold at auction. We bought him at Deauville for about 90,000," the trainer added..
TOTE TURNOVER CRACKS
THE HALF MILLION MARK
Today's Tote on-course cash turnover beat the 1/2million mark for the first time on the Rowley Mile, though the precise figure is not yet available due to the last race at Uttoxeter not having been run until after the last at Newmarket. This represents an increase of about 15% on last year.
LEADING JOCKEYS AT THE SAGITTA GUINEAS FESTIVAL AT END OF DAY TWO
1st 2nd 3rd
Kieren Fallon 4 2 1
Jimmy Fortune 1 2 -
Richard Hills 1 1 2
Kevin Darley 1 1 -
Ted Durcan 1 - -
Francis Norton 1 - -
Dane O'Neill 1 - -
Michael Roberts 1 - -
Seb Sanders 1 - -
Richard Quinn 2 - -
Pat Eddery - 3 -
Michael Kinane - 1 -
Olivier Peslier - 1 -
Willie Ryan - 1 -
Ray Cochrane - - 2
John Egan - - 1
Michael Fenton - - 1
Michael Hills - 1 2
Richard Hughes - - 1
Philip Robinson - 1 1
John Reid - - 2
LEADING TRAINERS AT THE SAGITTA GUINEAS FESTIVAL AT END OF DAY TWO
1st 2nd 3rd
Sir Michael Stoute 3 - -
Henry Cecil 2 1 -
Saeed bin Suroor 1 - 1
Richard Hannon 1 - 1
Ian Balding 1 - -
Tim Easterby 1 - -
Mark Flower 1 - -
John Gosden 1 - -
Neil Graham 1 - -
Peter Makin 1 - -
Geoff Wragg 1 - -
John Gosden - 2 -
William Haggas - 1 -
Michael Jarvis - 1 -
William Jarvis - 1 -
Elie Lellouche FR - 1 -
Brian Meehan - 1 -
Dave Morris - 1 -
Jeremy Noseda - 1 -
Aidan O'Brien IRE - 1 -
Bryn Palling - 1 -
Martin Pipe - 1 -
Alec Stewart - 1 -
Robert Armstrong - - 1
Michael Bell - - 1
John Berry - - 1
Michael Blanshard - - 1
Richard Fahey - - 1
Barry Hills - - 1
John Hills - - 1
Mark Johnston - - 1
George Margarson - - 1
David Nicholls - - 1
Mick Ryan - - 1
FIRST RACE RESULT
1.50pm THE RUINART CHAMPAGNE CONDITIONS STAKES
Class C, 1m 4f, £10,000 added, three-year-olds which have not run more than twice. Weights: colts and geldings: 8st 11lb, fillies: 8st 6lb. Penalties: for each Class D race won 3lb, for each Class C race won 5lb, for each Class A or B race won 7lb. Penalties cumulative and maximum penalty 12lb. Penalty values: 1st: £6,391.60; 2nd: £2,424.40; 3rd: £1,212.20; 4th: £551; 5th: £275.50; 6th: £165.30.
1 WELLBEING (Exors of the late Lord Howard de Walden) Henry Cecil 3-9-00 Richard Quinn  7/4 Fav
2 GARGALHADA FINAL (Goncalo Borges Torrealba) Jeremy Noseda 3-9-00 Pat Eddery  3/1
3 MISS LORILAW (David A Caruth) John Hills 3-8-06 Michael Hills  16/1
4 EJTITHAAB (Hamdan Al Maktoum) Robert Armstrong 3-8-11 Richard Hills 
5 SHAREEF (HRH Prince Fahd Salman) Paul Cole 3-9-00 Jimmy Fortune 
6 ANSHAAM (Godolphin) Saeed Bin Suroor 3-9-02 John Carroll 
All 6 ran
Distances: 2.5, 0.75, 2.5, 0.75,7 Time: 2m 35.37s
Tote: Win: £2.20; Places: £1.60; £2.10; Exacta: £6.20
Breeder: Lord Howard de Walden
Breeding: b c Sadler's Wells (USA)-Charming Life (NZ) (Sir Tristram)
Winning trainer:-Name: Cecil, Henry Richard Amherst
Born: Aberdeen Scotland, 11/1/43 Date of first licence:1969 First winner: Celestial Cloud (Ripon, May 17, 1969) Previous Occupation:Assistant to stepfather, Sir Cecil Boyd-RochfortClassic wins: (22) Sagitta 1000 Guineas (1979 One in a Million, 1981 Fairy Footsteps, 1985 Oh So Sharp, 1996 Bosra Sham, 1997 Sleepytime, 1999 Wince), Sagitta 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), Pertemps St Leger (1980 Light Cavalry, 1985 Oh So Sharp, 1987 Reference Point, 1989 Michelozzo) Other major wins include: King George VI and the Queen Elizabeth Diamond Stakes (1987 Reference Point, 1990 Belmez, 1994 King's Theatre), St James's Palace Stakes (1975 Bolkonski, 1979 Kris, 1990 Shavian; 1998 Dr Fong), Coronation Stakes (1975 Roussalka, 1979 One In A Million, 1982 Chalon, 1990 Chimes Of Freedom, 1994 Kissing Cousin), Ascot Gold Cup (1979 and 1980 Le Moss, 1981 and 1982 Ardross, 1987 Paean), Coral-Eclipse (1969 Wolver Hollow, 1976 Wollow, 1978 Gunner B), Sussex Stakes (1975 Bolkonski, 1976 Wollow, 1979 Kris, 1994 Distant View, 1997 Ali-Royal), Champion Stakes (1988 Indian Skimmer, 1996 Bosra Sham), Juddmonte International (1976 Wollow), Yorkshire Oaks (1979 Connaught Bridge, 1988 Diminuendo, 1998 Catchascatchcan), Queen Elizabeth II Stakes (1979 Kris), Fillies' Mile (1978 Formulate, 1984 Oh So Sharp, 1987 Diminuendo, 1988 Tessla, 1995 Bosra Sham, 1996 Reams Of Verse), Middle Park Stakes (1981 Cajun, 1982 Diesis), Dewhurst Stakes (1975 Wollow, 1982 Diesis), 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), Irish 1,000 Guineas (1973 Cloonagh), Irish Derby (1989 Old Vic, 1993 Commander In Chief), Irish Oaks (1988 Diminuendo d.h.), 1989 Alydaress), Prix du Jockey-Club (1989 Old Vic), Prix de Diane (1987 Indian Skimmer, 1990 Rafha), Prix Royal-Oak (1981 Ardross, 1986 El Cuite), Canadian International (1998 Royal Anthem) Wins in a season (1984-99) :108 :132 :115 :180 :112 :117 :111:119:109:94:76:83:113:78: 100:65 Horses in training (1985-2000):162:169: 181: 177 :172 :174 :163:165:164:208:176:186:188:191:169 Trains at Warren Place Stables, Newmarket, Suffolk Other details: Champion trainer 10 times (1976, 1978, 1979, 1982, 1984, 1985, 1987, 1988, 1990, 1993) Wins this season: 6
Winning jockey:-Name: Quinn, Thomas Richard. Born: Stirling, Scotland, 2/12/61 Apprenticeship: With Paul Cole, First winner: Bolivar Baby (Kempton, October 21, 1981) Classic wins: (1) St Leger (1990 Snurge), Other major wins include: Lockinge Stakes (1988 Broken Hearted, 1996 Soviet Line), Fillies Mile' (1991 Culture Vulture), Irish St Leger (1990 Ibn Bey, 1995 Strategic Choice), Irish Oaks (1990 Knight's Baroness), Yorkshire Oaks (1987 Bint Pasha), Cheveley Park Stakes (1989 Pass The Peace, 1999 Seazun); Dewhurst Stakes (1990 Generous); Poule d'Essai des Poulains (1992 Culture Vulture), Prix Royal Oak (1992 Assessor), Derby Italiano (1987 Zaizoom, 1994 Time Star); Rothmans International (1992 Snurge) Wins(1984-99):62,47,69,55,46,63,90,99,117,123,115,111,149,74,108,151 Wins this season:18 Other details: Champion European apprentice 1983, Champion British apprentice 1984, retained rider to Henry Cecil from 2000
SECOND RACE RESULT
2.25pm THE MAYER PARRY MAIDEN STAKES
Class D, 5f, £8,000 added, two-year-olds. Weights: colts and geldings: 9st, fillies: 8st 9lb. Penalty values: 1st: £5,525; 2nd: £1,700; 3rd: £850; 4th: £425.
1 MIDNIGHT ARROW (Bob Michaelson and Wafic Said) Ian Balding 2-8-09 Kieren Fallon  15/2
2 FIREWORK (M H Wilson) William Haggas 2-9-00 Michael Hills  5/1
3 HAWK (Highclere Thoroughbred Racing Ltd) Richard Hannon 2-9-00 Richard Hughes  13/8 Fav
4 PAN JAMMER (Ms Lynn Bell) Mick Channon 2-9-00 Richard Quinn 
5 SPETTRO (Luciano Gaucci) Paul Cole 2-9-00 Jimmy Fortune 
6 ARMAGNAC (High Havens Stables) Duncan Sasse 2-9-00 George Duffield 
All 6 ran
Distances: 2.5, 0.75, 0.75, hd, 8 Time: 1m 01.65s
Tote: Win: £5.00; Places: £1.70; £2.20; Exacta: £25.10
Breeder: Bob Michaelson and David Allport
Breeding: b f Robellino (USA) - Princess Oberon (IRE) (Fairy King (USA))
Winning trainer:-Name:Balding, Ian Anthony Born:Long Branch, New Jersey, USA, 7/11/1938 Date of first licence:1964 First Winner: Atholl (Sandown, June 12, 1964) Previous Occupation:Amateur jockey Classic win: (1) Derby (1971 Mill Reef) Other major wins include: King George VI & Queen Elizabeth Diamond Stakes (1971 Mill Reef), Eclipse Stakes (1971 Mill Reef), Prix de l'Arc de Triomphe (1971 Mill Reef), Prix Ganay (1972 Mill Reef), Coronation Cup (1972 Mill Reef),Tripleprint Celebration Mile (1992 Selkirk), Queen Elizabeth II Stakes (1991 Selkirk), Lockinge Stakes (1992 Selkirk), Challenge Stakes (1992 Selkirk), Nunthorpe Stakes (1993 Lochsong, 1998 Lochangel), Prix de l'Abbaye (1993, 1994 Lochsong), King George Stakes (1993 & 1994 Lochsong), Palace House Stakes (1994 Lochsong), King‘s Stand Stakes (1994 Lochsong), Irish 1,000 Guineas (1987 Forest Flower), Prix de Diane (1980 Mrs Penny), Prix Vermeille (1980 Mrs Penny), Prix Morny (1995 Tagula), Derby Italiano (1981 Glint Of Gold), Premio Parioli (1983 Drumalis, 1987 Lucratif), St Leger Italiano (1990 Parting Moment) Number of wins in a season(1982-99):58:60:32:59:48:31:43:41:48:53:36:50:51:42:33:52:35:50 Number of horses in training (1983-2000): 90: 96: 102: 114: 112: 98: 90: 90: 90: 86: 74: 94: 84: 100: 106: 98: 105:101 Wins this season: 10 Trains at Park House, Kingsclere, Berks Other details: Champion trainer in 1971
Winning jockey:-Name: Fallon, Kieren Francis. Born: County Clare, Ireland, 22/2/65 Apprenticeship: 1983 Kevin Prendergast First winner: Piccadily Lord (Navan, June 18, 1984) Wins (1988-99): 31,28,39,29,45,60,47,91,136,202*,204*,202* *Champion jockey Classic wins: (5) Sagitta 1000 Guineas (1997 Sleepytime, 1999 Wince), Vodafone Oaks (1997 Reams Of Verse, 1999 Ramruma), Vodafone Derby (1999 Oath) Other major wins include: Sussex Stakes (1997 Ali-Royal); Cherry Hinton Stakes (1996 Dazzle), Prince Of Wales's Stakes (1997 Bosra Sham), Ribblesdale Stakes (1997 Yashmak), Cheveley Park Stakes (1997 Embassy), St James's Palace Stakes (1998 Dr Fong), Yorkshire Oaks (1998 Catchascatchcan, 1999 Ramruma), Gimcrack Stakes (1994 Chilly Billy, 1998 Josr Algharoud); Princess Of Wales's Stakes (1999 Craigsteel); Tattersalls Gold Cup (1999 Shiva); Irish Oaks (1999 Ramruma); Budweiser International Stakes (1999 Great Dane); Jockey Club Stakes (2000 Blueprint) Wins this season: 13 Other details: Moved from Ireland to ride for Jimmy FitzGerald 1989-91, Lynda Ramsden 1993-96, and then champion jockey in 1997, his first season as stable jockey to Henry Cecil, for whom he rode until July, 1999, From start of 2000 season has been stable jockey to Sir Michael Stoute.
THIRD RACE RESULT
3.00pm THE COUNTRYSIDE STEEL & TUBES RATED STAKES (HANDICAP)
Class B, 1m 2f, £15,000 added, four-year-olds and upwards rated 0-100. Highest weight 9st 7lb, minimum weight 8st 7lb. Penalties: a winner after April 30, 3lb. Penalty values: 1st: £9,941.20; 2nd: £3,770.80; 3rd: £1,885.40; 4th: £857; 5th: £428.50; 6th: £257.10
1 NATIONAL ANTHEM (Mrs Denis Haynes) Sir Michael Stoute 4-9-03 Kieren Fallon  6/1 Fav
2 SUPPLY AND DEMAND (bl) (Action Bloodstock) John Gosden 6-8-07 Jimmy Fortune  7/1
3 GOLCONDA (Innlaw Racing) Michael Bell 4-8-07 Michael Fenton  20/1
4 JUST IN TIME (Pauline Merrick and Terry Mills) Terry Mills 5-8-12 Tony Clark  15/2
5 FIRST FANTASY (Aylesfield Farm Stud) James Fanshawe 4-8-07 Ray Cochrane 
6 PRINCE OF MY HEART (George Hicks) Henry Cecil 7-8-07 Richard Quinn 
7 ANOTHER TIME (W J P Jackson and Sean Woods) Sean Woods 8-8-07 Wendyll Woods 
8 THREE GREEN LEAVES (R N and Mrs J Pennell) Mark Johnston 4-9-02 Michael Roberts 
9 LAFITE (t) (Wood Hall Stud Ltd) John Hills 4-8-07 Richard Hills 
10 TARAWAN (Robert Hitchins) Ian Balding 4-8-07 Kevin Darley 
11 ROLLING STONE (Brian Cooper and Elaine Reffo) Amanda Perrett 6-8-11 Richard Hughes 
12 MAKE WAY (Miss Jo Semple) Brian Meehan 4-8-07 Pat Eddery 
13 PUNISHMENT (t) (Tony Richards) Ken Cunningham-Brown 9-8-07 George Duffield 
14 FLOSSY (Guy Reed) Chris Thornton 4-8-08 (1lb ow) Olivier Peslier 
15 J R STEVENSON (Claret & Blue Army) David Nicholls 4-9-07 Gary Hind 
16 EX GRATIA (Khalid Abdulla) Barry Hills 4-8-09 Michael Hills 
16 ran, Non Runner 4 AL AZHAR (V.C.)
Distances: 1.5, 1.25, 0.75, 0.5, 5, 1.5, nk, 0.5, hd, hd, nk, 0.75, 1.25, 0.5, 22 Time: 2m 5.95s
Tote: Win: £6.30; Places: £1.90; £2.00; £5.00; £1.50; Exacta: £54.20
Breeder: Wretham Stud Breeding: Royal Academy (USA) - Heart's Harmony (Blushing Groom (FR))
Winning jockey:-Name: Fallon, Kieren Francis. Born: County Clare, Ireland, 22/2/65 Apprenticeship: 1983 Kevin Prendergast First winner: Piccadily Lord (Navan, June 18, 1984) Wins (1988-99): 31,28,39,29,45,60,47,91,136,202*,204*,202* *Champion jockey Classic wins: (5) Sagitta 1000 Guineas (1997 Sleepytime, 1999 Wince), Vodafone Oaks (1997 Reams Of Verse, 1999 Ramruma), Vodafone Derby (1999 Oath) Other major wins include: Sussex Stakes (1997 Ali-Royal); Cherry Hinton Stakes (1996 Dazzle), Prince Of Wales's Stakes (1997 Bosra Sham), Ribblesdale Stakes (1997 Yashmak), Cheveley Park Stakes (1997 Embassy), St James's Palace Stakes (1998 Dr Fong), Yorkshire Oaks (1998 Catchascatchcan, 1999 Ramruma), Gimcrack Stakes (1994 Chilly Billy, 1998 Josr Algharoud); Princess Of Wales's Stakes (1999 Craigsteel); Tattersalls Gold Cup (1999 Shiva); Irish Oaks (1999 Ramruma); Budweiser International Stakes (1999 Great Dane); Jockey Club Stakes (2000 Blueprint) Wins this season: 14 Other details: Moved from Ireland to ride for Jimmy FitzGerald 1989-91, Lynda Ramsden 1993-96, and then champion jockey in 1997, his first season as stable jockey to Henry Cecil, for whom he rode until July, 1999, From start of 2000 season has been stable jockey to Sir Michael Stoute.
58.5/1 double for Kieren Fallon
Winning trainer:-Name: Stoute, Sir Michael Ronald Date of birth:22/10/45 Date of first licence: 1972 Previous Occupation: Served with Pat Rohan, Doug Smith and Tom Jones. Classic wins: (8) Sagitta 1000 Guineas (1989 Musical Bliss), Sagitta 2000 Guineas (1985 Shadeed, 1988 Doyoun, 1997 Entrepreneur), Vodafone Derby (1981 Shergar, 1986 Shahrastani), Vodafone Oaks (1978 Fair Salinia, 1987 Unite) Other big race wins: Irish 2,000 Guineas (1989 Shaadi), Irish 1,000 Guineas (1986 Sonic Lady), Irish Derby (1983 Shareef Dancer), Irish Oaks (1986 Colorspin, 1988 Melodist), Italian Oaks (1988 Melodist, 1986 Ivor's Image), Coronation Cup (1992 Saddlers' Hall, 1993 Opera House, 1997 Singsiel), Dubai World Cup (Sinspiel 1997), Coral-Eclipse (1993 Opera House; 1994 Ezzoud;1997 Pilsudski), Japan Cup (1996 Singspiel, 1997 Pilsudski), Sussex Stakes (1986 Sonic Lady; 1989 Zilzal; 1998 Among Men), Queen Elizabeth II Stakes (1985 Shadeed; 1987 Milligram; 1989 Zilzal), King George VI and Queen Elizabeth Diamond Stakes (1981 Shergar; 1993 Opera House), Juddmonte International Stakes (1993 & 1994 Ezzoud; 1997 Singspiel), Yorkshire Oaks (1978 Fair Salinia; 1985 Sally Brown; 1986 Untold; 1990 Hellenic; 1995 Pure Grain), July Cup (1981 Marwell; 1986 Green Desert; 1987 Ajdal), Stanley Leisure Sprint Cup (1986 Green Desert; 1987 Ajdal), Fillies' Mile (1985 Untold), Cheveley Park Stakes (1980 Marwell; 1994 Gay Gallanta) Wins in a season (1984-99):96:120:76:105:99:116:78:83:74:65:109:73:73:84:79:81Horses in training (1985-2000):145:142:142:170:186:191:n\a:171:147:157 :159:159:162:162:173:190 Trains at Freemason Lodge, Newmarket Wins this season: 9 Other details: Champion trainer in Britain 5 times (1981,1986,1989,1994,1997)
FOURTH RACE RESULT
3.40pm THE SAGITTA 2000 GUINEAS
Class A, Group 1, Showcase Race, 1m, £300,000 total prize fund, three-year-old colts and fillies. Weights: colts: 9st, fillies: 8st 9lb. Penalty values: 1st: £174,000; 2nd: £66,000; 3rd: £33,000; 4th: £15,000, 5th: £7,500; 6th: £4,500
1 KING'S BEST (Saeed Suhail) Sir Michael Stoute 3-9-00 Kieren Fallon  13/2
2 GIANT'S CAUSEWAY (Sue Magnier and Michael Tabor) Aidan O'Brien IRE 3-9-00 Michael Kinane  7/2 fAV
3 BARATHEA GUEST (John Guest) George Margarson 3-9-00 Philip Robinson  12/1
4 ZONING (Godolphin) Saeed Bin Suroor 3-9-00 John Carroll 
5 COMPTON BOLTER (Erik Penser) Gerard Butler 3-9-00 Thierry Jarnet 
6 UMISTIM (Mrs Sharon Joint) Richard Hannon 3-9-00 Dane O'Neill 
7 PRIMO VALENTINO (Primo Donnas) Peter Harris 3-9-00 Pat Eddery 
8 DISTANT MUSIC (Khalid Abdulla) Barry Hills 3-9-00 Michael Hills 
9 SUMMONER (Michael Pescod) Roger Charlton 3-9-00 Seb Sanders 
10 LINCOLN DANCER (Michael Baker) Michael Jarvis 3-9-00 Michael Roberts 
11 MILLENIUM MOONBEAM (Mr and Mrs John Harris) Mark Pitman 3-9-00 Greg Hall 
12 CAPE TOWN (S A Six) Richard Hannon 3-9-00 Richard Hughes 
13 WESTERN SUMMER (Saud Khaled) Henry Cecil 3-9-00 Richard Quinn 
14 ONLYMAN (Wertheimer et Frere) Criquette Head FR 3-9-00 Olivier Doleuze 
15 FREE RIDER (Jeff Smith) Ian Balding 3-9-00 Ray Cochrane 
16 FATH (Godolphin) Saeed Bin Suroor 3-9-00 Richard Hills 
17 FRENCH FELLOW (Tom Bennett and Peter Easterby) Tim Easterby 3-9-00 Kevin Darley 
18 MANA-MOU BAY (N A Woodcock and Richard Hannon) Richard Hannon 3-9-00 David Harrison 
19 SCARTEEN FOX (McDowell Racing) David Elsworth 3-9-00 George Duffield 
20 BROCHE (Godolphin) Saeed Bin Suroor 3-9-00 Ted Durcan 
21 WINNING VENTURE (Dr Frank Chao and Sean Woods) Sean Woods 3-9-00 Wendyll Woods 
22 RACE LEADER (Mohamed Obaida) Barry Hills 3-9-00 John Reid 
23 SHAMROCK CITY (Liam Sheridan) Paul Howling 3-9-00 Robert Winston 
24 MASTERMIND (Highclere Thoroughbred Racing Ltd) Paul Cole 3-9-00 Jimmy Fortune 
25 MISRAAH (Hamdan Al Maktoum) Sir Michael Stoute 3-9-00 Willie Supple 
26 BERNSTEIN (Michael Tabor, Sue Magnier and Betty Moran) Aidan O'Brien IRE 3-9-00 Olivier Peslier 
DNF ALFINI (Alf Heaney and Alec Tuckerman) David Elsworth 3-9-00 Neil Pollard 
Distances: 3.5, 1.5, 2, 0.5, sh, nk, sh, 2.5, 0.5, nk, 1.5, sh, 1.75, 0.5, hd, nk, nk, 1, nk, 2.5, nk, 3.5, 1.5, 1, 15
Time: 1m 37.77s
Tote: Win: £7.10; Places: £3.20; £2.50; £4.00; Exacta: £26.20
Breeder: M3 Elevage Breeding: Kingmambo (USA) -Allegretta (Lombard (GER))
Winning jockey:-Name: Fallon, Kieren Francis. Born: County Clare, Ireland, 22/2/65 Apprenticeship: 1983 Kevin Prendergast First winner: Piccadily Lord (Navan, June 18, 1984) Wins (1988-99): 31,28,39,29,45,60,47,91,136,202*,204*,202* *Champion jockey Classic wins: (6) Sagitta 2000 Guineas (2000 King's Best), Sagitta 1000 Guineas (1997 Sleepytime, 1999 Wince), Vodafone Oaks (1997 Reams Of Verse, 1999 Ramruma), Vodafone Derby (1999 Oath) Other major wins include: Sussex Stakes (1997 Ali-Royal); Cherry Hinton Stakes (1996 Dazzle), Prince Of Wales's Stakes (1997 Bosra Sham), Ribblesdale Stakes (1997 Yashmak), Cheveley Park Stakes (1997 Embassy), St James's Palace Stakes (1998 Dr Fong), Yorkshire Oaks (1998 Catchascatchcan, 1999 Ramruma), Gimcrack Stakes (1994 Chilly Billy, 1998 Josr Algharoud); Princess Of Wales's Stakes (1999 Craigsteel); Tattersalls Gold Cup (1999 Shiva); Irish Oaks (1999 Ramruma); Budweiser International Stakes (1999 Great Dane); Jockey Club Stakes (2000 Blueprint) Wins this season: 15 Other details: Moved from Ireland to ride for Jimmy FitzGerald 1989-91, Lynda Ramsden 1993-96, and then champion jockey in 1997, his first season as stable jockey to Henry Cecil, for whom he rode until July, 1999, From start of 2000 season has been stable jockey to Sir Michael Stoute.
Winning trainer:-Name: Stoute, Sir Michael Ronald Date of birth:22/10/45 Date of first licence: 1972 Previous Occupation: Served with Pat Rohan, Doug Smith and Tom Jones. Classic wins: (9) Sagitta 1000 Guineas (1989 Musical Bliss), Sagitta 2000 Guineas (1985 Shadeed, 1988 Doyoun, 1997 Entrepreneur, 2000 King's Best), Vodafone Derby (1981 Shergar, 1986 Shahrastani), Vodafone Oaks (1978 Fair Salinia, 1987 Unite) Other big race wins: Irish 2,000 Guineas (1989 Shaadi), Irish 1,000 Guineas (1986 Sonic Lady), Irish Derby (1983 Shareef Dancer), Irish Oaks (1986 Colorspin, 1988 Melodist), Italian Oaks (1988 Melodist, 1986 Ivor's Image), Coronation Cup (1992 Saddlers' Hall, 1993 Opera House, 1997 Singsiel), Dubai World Cup (Sinspiel 1997), Coral-Eclipse (1993 Opera House; 1994 Ezzoud;1997 Pilsudski), Japan Cup (1996 Singspiel, 1997 Pilsudski), Sussex Stakes (1986 Sonic Lady; 1989 Zilzal; 1998 Among Men), Queen Elizabeth II Stakes (1985 Shadeed; 1987 Milligram; 1989 Zilzal), King George VI and Queen Elizabeth Diamond Stakes (1981 Shergar; 1993 Opera House), Juddmonte International Stakes (1993 & 1994 Ezzoud; 1997 Singspiel), Yorkshire Oaks (1978 Fair Salinia; 1985 Sally Brown; 1986 Untold; 1990 Hellenic; 1995 Pure Grain), July Cup (1981 Marwell; 1986 Green Desert; 1987 Ajdal), Stanley Leisure Sprint Cup (1986 Green Desert; 1987 Ajdal), Fillies' Mile (1985 Untold), Cheveley Park Stakes (1980 Marwell; 1994 Gay Gallanta) Wins in a season (1984-99):96:120:76:105:99:116:78:83:74:65:109:73:73:84:79:81Horses in training (1985-2000):145:142:142:170:186:191:n\a:171:147:157 :159:159:162:162:173:190 Trains at Freemason Lodge, Newmarket Wins this season: 10 Other details: Champion trainer in Britain 5 times (1981,1986,1989,1994,1997)
FIFTH RACE RESULT
4.15pm THE VICTOR CHANDLER PALACE HOUSE STAKES
Class A, Group 3, 5f, £40,000 total prize fund, three-year-olds and upwards. Weights: 3yo colts and geldings 8st 3lb, fillies 8st 9lb, four-year-old and upwards colts and geldings: 8st 12lb, fillies 8st 9lb. Penalty values: 1st: £23,200; 2nd: £8,800; 3rd: £4,400; 4th: £2,000, 5th: £1,000; 6th: £600.
1 PIPALONG (Tom Bennett and Mrs Peter Easterby) Tim Easterby 4-8-09 Kevin Darley  9/1
2 KIER PARK (HRH Sultan Ahmad Shah) Michael Jarvis 3-8-06 Philip Robinson  11/2
3 RAMBLING BEAR (Mrs Michael Hill) Michael Blanshard 7-9-01 Ray Cochrane  16/1
4 LORD KINTYRE (M Calvert and Colin Lewis) Rod Millman 5-8-12 Olivier Peslier 
5 HALMAHERA (Robert Hitchins) Ian Balding 5-8-12 Michael Kinane 
6 ROSSELLI (Terry Holdcroft and T Herbert-Jackson) Alan Berry 4-8-12 John Carroll 
7 EASTERN PURPLE (T C Chiang) Kevin Ryan 5-9-01 Fergal Lynch 
8 ARKADIAN HERO (Lindy Regis and Mrs Sean Kelly) Luca Cumani 5-8-12 Pat Eddery  3/1 Fav
9 BOLSHOI (Trish and David Brown) Alan Berry 8-8-12 Ted Durcan 
10 SUPERIOR PREMIUM (bl1) (J C Parsons and J J Gilmartin) Richard Fahey 6-8-12 Michael Roberts 
11 BISHOPS COURT (t) (David Brotherton) Ian Balding 6-8-12 Kieren Fallon 
12 REPERTORY (Malcolm Saunders) Malcolm Saunders 7-8-12 Russell Price 
13 TEDBURROW (Philip Davies and Peter J Davies) Eric Alston 8-9-01 Michael Hills 
14 PERRYSTON VIEW (bl) (Janis MacPherson) Jeremy Glover 8-8-12 Richard Hughes 
15 PROUD NATIVE (Peter Savill) David Nicholls 6-9-01 Jimmy Fortune 
16 MRS P (Maurice Parker) Linda Stubbs 3-8-06 Jamie Spencer 
17 CARHUE LASS (Patrick O'Leary) Patrick O'Leary IRE 6-8-09 John Reid 
18 THE TATLING (Messrs McGee) Michael Bell 3-8-03 Michael Fenton 
19 AFAAN (bl) (Afaan Partnership) Bomber Marvin 7-8-12 Tom McLaughlin 
20 MITCHAM (Terry Mills) Terry Mills 4-9-04 Tony Clark 
21 VICTORY DAY (Monica Caine and Lucayan Stud) David Nicholls 3-8-03 George Duffield 
21 ran, Non Runner 12 MONKSTON POINT (Ground)
Distances: nk, 0.5, sh, nk, 0.5, 0.75, 0.5, 0.5, 1, hd, 0.5, hd, 0.75, 1.25, 0.75, 0.5, nk, 1, 3.5, 4 Time: 59.50s
Tote: Win: £11.60; Places: £3.30; £2.20; £6.80; Exacta: £65.20
Breeder: Yeomanstown Stud Breeding: b f Pips Pride-Limpopo (Green Desert (USA))
Winning trainer:- Name: Easterby, Tim
Date of first licence: 1995. Previously assistant to father Peter Easterby Trains at Habton Grange, Malton, North Yorkshire Major wins: Windsor Castle Stakes (1998 Flanders), Weatherbys Super Sprint Stakes (1998 Flanders), Tote Festival Handicap (1997 Jo Mell), Duke Of York Stakes (1998 Bollin Joanne), Lowther Stakes (1999 Jemima) Wins (1996-99): 29: 34: 54: 62 Horses in training (1996-2000): 60: 68: 101: 85: 109 Wins this season: 8
Winning jockey:-Name: Darley, Kevin Paul. Born: Tettenhall, Staffordshire, 5/8/60 Apprenticeship: 1976 with Reg Hollinshead. First winner: Dust Up (Haydock 5/8/77) First big win: Bovis Handicap (Van Laser - Ascot, October 8, 1977) Major wins include: Park Hill Stakes (1984 Borushka), Racing Post Trophy (1994 Celtic Swing), Prix du Jockey-Club (1995 Celtic Swing), Nunthorpe Stakes (1997 Coastal Bluff - deat-heat with Ya Malak)
Wins (1982-99):14,37,33,30,30,55,38,70,83,66,91,143,154,148,113,128,94,119 Wins this season: 21
Other details: Champion apprentice 1978, five wins in one day on 23/7/93 (1 at Carlisle, 4 at Ayr). Formerly number one jockey to Peter Savill but now freelance.
SIXTH RACE RESULT
4.45pm THE LADBROKES HANDICAP STAKES
Class C, 6f, £40,000 total prize fund, three-year-olds and upwards rated 0-95. Minimum weight: 7st 10lb. Penalties: a winner after April 30, 7lb. Penalty values: 1st: £26,000; 2nd: £8,000; 3rd: £4,000; 4th: £2,000.
1 SARTORIAL (Greta Sarfaty Marchant) Peter Makin 4-10-00 Seb Sanders  25/1
2 CADEAUX CHER (Nick Browne) Barry Hills 6-8-11 Ray Cochrane  7/1
3 PEPPERDINE (Peter Savill) David Nicholls 4-9-12 Kieren Fallon  6/1 Fav
4 MANORBIER (Uncle Jacks Pub) Kevin Ryan 4-9-01 Fergal Lynch  16/1
5 TAYSEER (Sammy Doo Racing) David Nicholls 6-9-05 Jimmy Fortune 
6 GET STUCK IN (David Sutherland and Tim Finch) Linda Perratt 4-9-03 Richard Hills 
7 DANIELLE'S LAD (Mrs P K Chick) Bryn Palling 4-9-06 Kevin Darley 
8 DOWNLAND (Mollers Racing) Geoff Wragg 4-9-02 Michael Roberts 
9 EMERGING MARKET (Philip Wroughton) John Dunlop 8-9-07 Michael Kinane 
10 ALASTAIR SMELLIE (Bill Gredley) Barry Hills 4-9-08 Michael Hills 
11 CHAMPAGNE RIDER (Highgrove Developments Ltd) Kevin McAuliffe 4-9-07 Ted Durcan 
12 BOLDLY GOES (G H & Simon Leggott) Chris Fairhurst 4-8-13 Wendyll Woods 
13 MARSAD (Canisbay Bloodstock Ltd) Jon Akehurst 6-9-09 Olivier Peslier 
14 GRACIOUS GIFT (The Queen) Richard Hannon 4-9-08 Richard Hughes 
15 LITERARY SOCIETY (Lady Celina Carter) James Toller 7-9-12 Simon Whitworth 
16 NIGHT FLIGHT (Charlie Stevens) Richard Fahey 6-9-10 Robert Winston 
17 CAUDA EQUINA (Michael Foy and F E Maslin) Mick Channon 6-8-13 Richard Quinn 
18 HILL MAGIC (E Gadsden) Gerald Cottrell 5-9-04 Michael Fenton 
19 RING DANCER (Tricia Mitchell) Peter Makin 5-9-01 Tony Clark 
20 PURE COINCIDENCE (Asterlane Ltd) Karl Burke 5-8-13 Willie Supple 
21 LIVELY LADY (v) (Mrs Jean and Miss Dupe Powell) John Jenkins 4-9-09 Pat Eddery 
22 POLES APART (t) (Flint Fairyhouse Partnership) Mark Tompkins 4-9-04 George Duffield 
23 BOLD EFFORT (bl) (Tony Richards) Ken Cunningham-Brown 8-8-13 Neil Pollard 
24 LA PIAZZA (Jolly Farmers Racing) William Haggas 4-9-01 Philip Robinson 
25 MIZHAR (J H Knight) David Nicholls 4-9-09 Gary Hind 
26 PAX (Chris Cotran) Pip Payne 3-8-12 Tony McGlone 
27 THE PUZZLER (Lady Joanna Wellesley) Barry Hills 9-9-02 John Reid 
28 THREAT (Pertemps Flexipeople Owners Syndicate) Sturat Williams 4-10-00 Gary Carter 
28 ran,NR 17 Pips Song, WD not under orders 15 MUQTARB
Distances: 0.5, 0.5, 1, hd, 1.5, nk, sh, hd, hd, nk, nk, nk, nk, sh, sh, 0.75, nk, 0.5, hd, 1.75, sh, sh, 0.5, 1.25, 0.5, nk, 9
Time: 1m 12.74s
Tote: Win: £43.90; Places: £7.20; £1.90; £2.10; £4.30; Exacta: £212.30
Breeder: William Flood Breeding: b g Elbio-Madam Slaney (Prince Tenderfoot (USA))
Winning jockey:-Name: Sanders, Sebastian Date of birth: 25/9/72
Major wins include: July Cup Stakes (Compton Place 1997), Royal Lodge Stakes (1997 Teapot Row), Mill Reef Stakes (1998 Golden Silca)
Wins (1991-99): 2,10,4,23,61,97,105,82,90 Wins this season: 8
Winning trainer:-Name: Makin, Peter
Born: March 19, 1944
Trains at: Ogbourne Massey, Wilts
Date of First Licence: 1967
Wins (1995-99): 28,29,27,18,22
Horses In Training (2000): 51
Wins this season: 9
SEVENTH RACE RESULT
5.20pm THE JOHN MOWLEM CONDITIONS STAKES
Class B, 1m 2f, £15,000 added, four-year-olds which have not won a Pattern race after May 5, 1999. Weights: colts and geldings: 8st 10lb, fillies: 8st 5lb. Penalties: after May 5, 1999, each Class D race won 3lb, for each class C race won 5lb, for each Class B race won 7lb, for each Class A race won 9lb. Handicaps excluded for the purpose of penalties and penalties cumulative - maximum penalty 14lb. Penalty values: 1st: £10,150; 2nd: £3,850; 3rd: £1,925; 4th: £875; 5th: £437.50; 5th: £262.20.
1 ISLAND HOUSE (Mollers Racing) Geoff Wragg 4-9-04 Michael Roberts  7/1
2 MUTAMAM (Hamdan Al Maktoum) Alec Stewart 5-8-07 Richard Hills  5/2
3 HAPPY CHANGE (The Winning Line and the Information Service Ltd) Mark Johnston 6-9-01 John Reid 
4 PEGNITZ (bl1) (Brian Voak) Clive Brittain 5-9-01 Philip Robinson 
5 AZOUZ PASHA (v) (Wafic Said) Henry Cecil 4-9-08 Richard Quinn 
6 NOUF (Solaiman Alsaiary) Kamil Mahdi 4-8-02 Willie Supple 
All 6 ran
Distances: 0.5, 4, 0.5, 1.75, 17 Time: 2m 05.61s
Tote: Win: £6.20; Places: £2.20; £2.00; Exacta: £30.90
Breeder: Haras de Bernesq and S C Henochsberg-Lagasse
Breeding: ch c Grand Lodge (USA)-Fortitude (IRE) (Last Tycoon)
Winning trainer:-Name: Wragg, Geoffrey; Date of birth:9/1/30 Date of first licence:1983; Previous Occupation:Assistant to father Harry Wragg; First Trainers' licence: February 1983 Classic wins: (1) Vodafone Derby (1983 Teenoso): Other Major wins:Ascot Gold Cup (1994 Arcadian Heights) King George VI and the Queen Elizabeth Stakes (1984 Teenoso, 1996 Pentire), Prince of Wales's Stakes (1996 First Island) Sussex Stakes (1996 First Island), Coronation Stakes (1997 Rebecca Sharp), Lockinge Stakes (1997 First Island)
Wins in a season (1983-99): 27:22:26:32 :27:31:25:32:51:45:35:33:33:28:27:14:22
Number of horses in training (1983-2000): 69:74:76 :78:74 :81:84:84:68:67:64:68:60:61:64:69:?:44
Trains at Abington Place, Newmarket, Suffolk Wins this season: 3
Winning jockey:-Name: Roberts, Michael Leonard. Born: 17/5/54 in South Africa Apprenticeship: Five years at Summerveld Jockeys' Academy in South Africa, and apprentice with H W Brown. First winner: Smyrn (1968 at Pietermaritzburg) Classic wins: (2) Sagitta 2,000 Guineas (1991 Mystiko); Vodafone Oaks (1993 Intrepidity) Other major wins include: Japan Cup (1995 Lando); Vodafone Coronation Cup (1993 Opera House), Eclipse (1987,1988 Mtoto), King George VI and the Queen Elizabeth Diamond Stakes (1988 Mtoto, 1993 Opera House); Juddmonte International Stakes (1991 Terimon), Nunthorpe Stakes (1992 Lyric Fantasy); Champion Stakes (1988 Indian Skimmer); Haydock Park Sprint (1993 Wolfhound); Coronation Stakes (1999 Balisada); Irish 2,000 Guineas (1993 Barathea); Irish Champion Stakes (1988 Indian Skimmer); Derby Italiano (1989 Prorutori); South African 2,000 Guineas (eight times); South African Derby (six times) Wins (1987-99): 74,121,107,128,118,206,114,80,64,33,48, 40,69 Wins this season: 4 Other details: Champion jockey 11 times in South Africa. Champion Flat jockey in Britain 1992. Retained jockey to Sheikh Mohammed 1993. Rode 1,200th British winner on Dehoush in the Milcars Easter Stakes on 3/4/99.
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