All our yesterdays.
September 2, 1977
lThere is a winning debut in Britain for 3lb-claimer Mick Kinane as Jade Dancer (Michael Kauntze) gets the better of Miss Cindy in the juvenile fillies' maiden at Chester.
lBolak (Peter Walwyn/Pat Eddery) is bound for the Royal Lodge after beating Shirley Heights (John Dunlop/Ron Hutchinson) in the Solario Stakes at Sandown. He is a 33-1 chance for the Guineas and 25-1 for the Derby.
lWe learn of the death of Pinza, the horse who finally ended Gordon Richards' Derby drought 24 years ago. He also won the King George and his best winners at stud included Pindari and Pinturischio.
September 2, 1992
lA British 1-2 in the Goldene Peitsche at Baden-Baden as Elbio (Peter Makin/John Reid) gets the better of Twafeaj (Ben Hanbury/Bruce Raymond).
lFears are mounting that last year's Arc and Prix du Jockey-Club winner Suave Dancer (John Hammond) will not be able to race again. He has not been out since being injured after his only start of the year in May.
lJohn Hills has his first jumping success when Natural Exchange (Jamie Osborne) holds Sandro in a Fontwell claiming hurdle.
lPennine Walk, who has been standing at Corbally Stud in Ireland since he retired in 1987, is sold to stand in Switzerland.
lFurther Flight (Barry Hills) has 10st in the Cesarewitch, 9lb more than stablemate Supreme Choice, with Hieroglyphic (Peter Chapple-Hyam) on 9st 2lb. Daru (John Gosden) heads the market on 14-1, with Further Flight and Majestic Image (Lord Huntingdon) two points longer, 20-1 bar.
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|Publication:||The Racing Post (London, England)|
|Date:||Sep 2, 2002|
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