Hoof prints; GALLOPING BACK IN TIME.
;MASTER plotter Bill Wightman does the biz again when Flying Nelly (22-1) and David Maitland touch off Ian Balding's Kew Gardens (P Waldron) to land the Cambridgeshire. ;DERMOT Weld's 10-11 fav Steel Heart (L Piggott) takes the Middle Park by a head from Barry Hills 33-1 chance Royal Manacle (W Carson).
;IN the Cheveley Park, Bruce Hobbs' flying filly Cry Of Truth blazes a trail under John Gorton to defeat Francois Boutin's Delmora (F Head)and leggy lovely Rose Bowl (E Hide).
;PARTING with their cash is far from a sweet farewell for backers of Noel Murless-trained odds-on fav Mils Bomb. Geoff Lewis 'enjoys' a nightmare ride in the Sun Chariot Stakes, allowing Pat Eddery to nick it on 20-1 Irish raider Sweet Farewell.
;THE Queen of Longchamp Allez France (Y St Martin) sets Paris alight with a cheeky display that sees her hold off Comtesse de Loir by a head to claim the Prix de l'Arc de Triomphe.
;STEVE Norton saddles the first two home in the Cambridgeshire with33-1chance Leysh (J Lowe)holding off stablemate Morwray Boy and Tyrone Williams (11-1) by a neck.
;JEREMY Tree's Bassenthwaite Pat Eddery, lowers the colours of Brian Swift's previously unbeaten Primo Dominie (J Reid) in the Middle Park.
;JIM Bolger's 4-1 shot Park Appeal (D Gillespie) destroys a class field to land the Cheveley Park with Al Bahathri (A Murray) disappointing.
;MICHAEL Stoute's 1985 2000 Guineas hero Shadeed (W R Swinburn) goes off a hot fav on his debut in the Westley Maiden but finds Ben Hanbury's Kala Dancer (G Baxter) too smart on the day.
;YVES St Martin lands another Arc when storming home in the Paris mud on P L Biancone's Sagace.
;JOHN Gosden's 8-1 jt fav Halling lands some some nice bets when sluicing up in the Cambridgeshire under wee Frankie from James Bethell's Hunters Of Brora (R Hills). ;NOT exactly a tip top Cheveley Park and Stoute's 14-1 chance Gay Gallanta (P Eddery) gets up close home to reel in David Loder's 16-1 shot Tanami (M J Kinane).
;BOOKIES satchels are bulging after when David Morley's 33-1 no-hoper Fard (W Carson) slaughters the opposition in the Middle Park Stakes. ;DAVID Loder's La Confederation (K Darley) bolts up in the Sun Chariot Stakes at 5-1 with Gosden's hot fav Del Deya (L Dettori) soon beaten.
;CASH Asmussen contrives to snatch defeat from the jaws of victory on Hernando in the Arc. Looking all over the winner going inside the final furlong he manages to go down by a short neck to Andre Fabre's Carnegie (T Jarnet). The mighty Lochsong and wee Frankie romp home by a long looking five lengths in the Abbaye.
ALLEZ YVES: St Martin won the Arc on Allez France
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|Publication:||Daily Record (Glasgow, Scotland)|
|Date:||Oct 2, 2004|
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