Amanda has been in Newmarket for the Tattersalls October Yearling Sales and has purchased four exciting new prospects for the 2019 season. The first yearling was purchased at Book 1, a bay colt by Pour Moi out of winning dam Bella Nouf. At Book 2, Amanda purchased a chestnut colt by Lope de Vega, a colt by Dutch Art and a bay colt by first season sire Fountain of Youth.
Tinto won at Kempton on Tuesday evening under Robert Havlin in the ’32Red.com Nursery Handicap’ over six furlongs. He was shaken up to challenge just over one furlong out and was ridden into narrow lead in the last 50 yards to just hold on and beat the favourite Isaan Queen. Delighted for his owners Derek James, Michael Quigley and Steve Jenkins.
Delighted that Lightning Charlie won at Kempton last night. Ridden by Jason Watson he kept on well in the final furlong to win by 1/2 length. Congratulations to all connections involved in the Lightning Charlie Partnership. There is 15% available for sale in Lightning Charlie. He has had thirteen starts this year for the Lightning Charlie Partnership, winning twice and placed on eight occasions and will continue to contest six furlong handicaps on the all weather.
We are very pleased that Parnassian got his head in front to win for the Parnassian Partnership at Kempton on Wednesday evening. Parnassian was held up at the rear before being shaken up over two furlongs out, he was ridden over one furlong out and kept on well and led close to home to win by a neck under Jim Crowley. Congratulations to all connections involved in the Parnassian Partnership.
Ridden by Jim Crowley, Spirit Ridge won the ‘Brock Hill Badger Handicap’ at Leicester. He made all and was ridden over two furlongs out to stay on gamely and win well. We are delighted for his owner, Prince Khalid Abdullah. Spirit Ridge also gave Jim Crowley his 100th winner of the season! Well done to Jim from all the team at Coombelands.
We are delighted that Dagian has won the ‘Champion Curo Homes Handicap’ at Bath Racecourse this afternoon. He jumped well and made all under Richard Kingscote before being ridden over two furlongs out and kept on well to win nicely with a bit in hand for his owners John Connolly and Odile Griffith.
We are delighted that The Warrior got his head in front today to win for The Warrior Partnership at Lingfield Park. The Warrior was ridden to lead over one furlong out before staying on well inside the final furlong to win comfortably under Jim Crowley. Congratulations to all connections involved in The Warrior Partnership.
Astromachia wins again under Joe Fanning, this time in the 32Red Handicap at Kempton! He tracked the leader and was ridden over two furlongs out but kept on well and led inside the final furlong to win comfortably. Congratulations to his owners John Connolly and Odile Griffith!
Amanda was at the Goffs UK Premier Sale in Doncaster on Tuesday and Wednesday of this week. With the assistance of our bloodstock agents, Peter and Ross Doyle we purchased two exciting new prospects for the 2019 season. The first yearling purchased was a chestnut filly by No Nay Never out of Minnie Hazel and our second purchase was a bay colt by Gutaifan out of Ride For Roses consigned by Yeomanstown Stud.