Ladbrokes Sprint Cup G1 - African Rose

Filed on 13 Sep 2008 @ 13:52

Index to Stakes races, September 2008
Race report

LADBROKES SPRINT CUP-G1

£165,000, Doncaster, 9-13, 3yo/up, 6fT, 1:12.81, sf.

1--AFRICAN ROSE (GB), 124, f, 3
Observatory--New Orchid, by Quest for Fame (GB)
O-Khalid Abdullah; B-Juddmonte Farms; T-Criquette Head-Maarek; J-Stephane Pasquier; £93,671.

2--Assertive (GB), 129, h, 5
Bold Edge (GB)--Tart and a Half (GB), by Distant Relative (Ire).
O-Lady Whent; B-Raffin Bloodstock; T-Richard Hannon;
£35,508.

3--Utmost Respect (GB), 129, g, 4
Danetime (Ire)--Utmost (Ire), by Most Welcome (GB).
O-The Rumpole Partnership; B-Heather Raw; T-Richard Fahey; £17,771.

Margins: NK, HF, HF. Odds: 7-2, 25-1, 9-1.
Also Ran: Corrybrough (GB), Prime Defender (GB), Ancien Regime (Ire), Diabolical, Reverence (GB), Strike the Deal, Wi Dud (GB), US Ranger, Balthazaar's Gift (Ire), Knot in Wood (Ire), Astronomer Royal, Abraham Lincoln (Ire).
Non runner: Equiano (Fr).

Pedigree of AFRICAN ROSE (GB), 2005

Observatory
1997
Distant View
1991
Mr Prospector
1970
Raise A Native
Gold Digger
Seven Springs
1982
Irish River
La Trinite
Stellaria
1986
Roberto
1969
Hail To Reason
Bramalea
Victoria Star
1972
Northern Dancer
Solometeor
New Orchid
2000
Quest For Fame
1987
Rainbow Quest
1981
Blushing Groom
I Will Follow
Aryenne
1977
Green Dancer
Americaine
Musicanti
1991
Nijinsky
1967
Northern Dancer
Flaming Page
Populi
1975
Star Envoy
Sister Shannon
Filed on 13 Sep 2008 @ 13:52