Tattersalls Gold Cup G1 - Casual Conquest

Filed on 24 May 2009 @ 14:44

Race report
Stallion statistics: Hernando

TATTERSALLS GOLD CUP-G1

€275,000, Curragh, 5-24, 4yo/up, 1 5/16mT, 2:26.45, hy.

1--CASUAL CONQUEST (IRE), 126, c, 4
Hernando (Fr)--Lady Luck (Ire), by Kris (GB)
O/B-Moyglare Stud Farm; T-Dermot Weld; J-Pat Smullen; €173,250.

2--Famous Name (GB), 126, c, 4
Dansili (GB)--Fame at Last, by Quest for Fame (GB).
O-Khalid Abdullah; B-Juddmonte Farms Ltd; T-Dermot Weld; €55,000.

3--Lush Lashes (GB), 123, f, 4
Galileo (Ire)--Dance for Fun (GB), by Anabaa.
O-Mrs J S Bolger; B-Mrs A M Jenkins; T-J Bolger; €27,500.

Margins: 5HF, 1 3/4, 1 1/4. Odds: 11-4, 9-4, 4-1.
Also Ran: Moiqen (Ire), Thewayyouare.

Moyglare Stud's homebred Casual Conquest is a half-brother to juvenile Listed winner Elusive Double out of a lightly raced half sister to Group Three winner Social Harmony.

Hernando had Casual Conquest and Oaks winner Look Here amongst his 45 individual winners last year, achieved at a 45% strike rate. This is a 13th winner and first stakes winner of the season for the Lanwades sire, whose son Sulamani lies second on the second crop sires' table courtesy of Italian Derby winner Mastery.

Pedigree of CASUAL CONQUEST, 2005

Casual Conquest is a half brother to Elusive Double (Grand Lodge).

Hernando
1990
Niniski
1976
Nijinsky
1967
Northern Dancer
Flaming Page
Virginia Hills
1971
Tom Rolfe
Ridin’ Easy
Whakilyric
1984
Miswaki
1978
Mr Prospector
Hopespringseternal
Lyrism
1979
Lyphard
Pass A Glance
Lady Luck
1996
Kris
1976
Sharpen Up
1969
Atan
Rocchetta
Doubly Sure
1971
Reliance
Soft Angels
Latest Chapter
1989
Ahonoora
1975
Lorenzaccio
Helen Nichols
Irish Edition
1980
Alleged
Grenzen
Filed on 24 May 2009 @ 14:44