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May 11, 1974

Sandown Classic trial winner Bustino (Dick Hern/ Joe Mercer) confirms superiority over Snow Knight (Peter Nelson/Brian Taylor) on 5lb worse terms in the Lingfield equivalent . Sin Y Sin (Ron Smyth/Geoff Lewis) splits them.

Joyce Penn, who has worked for Bob Turnell since she was 18, is having her first ride in a race at the age of 30, when Successor, trained by her boss, winsthe ladies' race at Bath from Pee Mai (Fiddler/Linda Goodwill).

May 11, 1989

Barry Hills wins the Dee Stakes at Chester for a remarkable eighth time as Free Sweater, ridden by the trainer's son Michael, just gets the better of Marine Diver (Paul Cole/ Richard Quinn).

A meeting between members of the Jockey Club and of the RSPCA produces agreement that the ditch at Becher's Brook should be partly filled in and the slope regraded.

Wiltshire permit holder John Manners is warned off for three years for not putting the weight cloth on Voices Of Spring before the horse won the Restricted Open at the VWH point on March 25. Rider Sarah Walwyn is fined pounds 500 for her part in the episode.
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Title Annotation:Sports
Author:Ennor, George
Publication:The Racing Post (London, England)
Date:May 11, 1999
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