FIRST YEARLING PURCHASE OF THE SEASON

Oratorio filly fits the bill Allan Bloodlines kicked off its 2008 Yearling Purchasing Season modestly but very satisfyingly at the Doncaster St Leger Sales yesterday, purchasing an attractive filly by new Coolmore Sire ORATORIO, a three parts sister to a 2 and 3 year...

“RECOMMENDED READING” SAY MEMBERS

An example of Hintlesham Thoroughbreds Newsmemos Although touch and go as to whether he should run on horrible ground, YEOMAN OF ENGLAND made his debut last evening at Thirsk. Bryan Smart had withdrawn his runner in the race before in the face of driving rain and of...

SHERGAR CUP 2ND SEES FATHOM FIVE SCORE FOR EUROPE

Back to his best on easy ground with more to come in the Autumn FATHOM FIVE ran up to his best in the Shergar Cup Dash at Ascot yesterday finishing 2nd under his Turkish rider Hilas Karatas in the international jockeys competition. The driving rain did not put off a...

COMPLETE SET OF WINNERS FOR THE KAZAKHS IN ’08

Once again, all those purchased to race in Kazakhstan have won MARIE CLAUDE, a modest Allan Bloodlines purchase at Tattersalls February Sale completed the set last week when winning a 2000 metre contest in Almaty having been 2nd on debut. Her companion from the same...

FOREIGN PLACES

Allan team makes its way through the weather While GRAND VIZIER carried the flag to victory on Friday, the Allan managed team generally speaking were finishing in the places and earning money while waiting for the spot on opportunities. At The Curragh, FATHOM FIVE ran...