Going update at the end of day three of the Qatar Goodwood Festival

Going update at the end of day three of the Qatar Goodwood Festival Speaking at the end of day three of the Qatar Goodwood Festival, Clerk of the Course Ed Arkell said: “Today was another very warm day. We left the going as Good, Good to Firm in places, and the times would suggest it […]

Final race goes to Yorkshire as Acklam Express takes the honours

Final race goes to Yorkshire as Acklam Express takes the honours Acklam Express (Nigel Tinkler/Oisin Murphy, 100/30) was the impressive winner of the concluding five-furlong Tatler Nursery, handing North Yorkshire trainer his first winner at the Qatar Goodwood Festival since Call Me I’m Blue won a five-furlong handicap in 1993 under Lester Piggott. The two-year-old […]

Debut success for Spirit Of Bermuda

Debut success for Spirit Of Bermuda Two-year-old filly Spirt Of Bermuda (William Haggas/Tom Marquand, 8/1), a 210,000 Guineas purchase at Tattersalls Craven Breeze-Up on 25 June, made the perfect start for her connections when winning the seven-furlong British European Breeders Fund EBF Maiden Fillies’ Stakes on her racecourse debut. The daughter of Twilight Son began […]

Man on mark in Gusbourne Nursery

Man on mark in Gusbourne Nursery Mark Of The Man (Richard Hannon/Sean Levey, 12/1) was the convincing winner of the seven-furlong Gusbourne Nursery. Trainer Richard Hannon and jockey Sean Levey teamed up in this race three years ago, when scoring with subsequent 66/1 1,000 Guineas heroine Billesdon Brook. The winner was asked to deliver a […]

Mogul comes good in John Pearce Racing Gordon Stakes

Mogul comes good in John Pearce Racing Gordon Stakes Mogul (Aidan O’Brien/Ryan Moore, 9/2), a G2-winning juvenile, recorded his first victory as a three-year-old in the G3 John Pearce Racing Gordon Stakes over a mile and a half. The Galileo colt had previously finished a staying-on sixth in the G1 Investec Derby at Epsom Downs […]

Junkanoo springs 50/1 shock in Unibet You’re On Handicap

Junkanoo springs 50/1 shock in Unibet You’re On Handicap Junkanoo (Gary Moore/David Egan) was the only maiden among the 12 runners in the Unibet You’re On Handicap – and a 50/1 outsider – but there was no fluke about his success in the 10-furlong contest for three-year-olds. The Epaulette gelding looked like he was going […]

Glamorous Anna makes all in opener to hand Mason and Cox first Goodwood success

Glamorous Anna makes all in opener to hand Mason and Cox first Goodwood success Glamorous Anna (Chris Mason/William Cox, 9/1) made every yard a winning one when landing the opening Mirabeau En Provence Handicap, a five-furlong contest for three-year-olds. It was a first Qatar Goodwood Festival winner for both Chepstow-based trainer Chris Mason and jockey […]