Sunday, 5 June 2011

Latest Prize Money Winners.

Although many of the horses are now on holiday, the yard earned more prize money this week. 
On Monday 30th May DURGAN finished 4th in a handicap at Goodwood over a mile.  Under Richard Hughes, he travelled well until switched to make his effort in the last two furlongs where he faltered until switching back to the rail.  He ran on but was then unable to catch the leading three.
On Thursday 2nd June KING KIEREN finished 3rd in a handicap on the turf at Lingfield over 1 mile 3 furlongs.  He broke quickly and led the field until he was headed coming down the famous Lingfield hill.  He was unable to quicken to stay with the leaders but he ran on well enough under Eddie Ahern to hold off the rest of the field, going down by a total of six and a half lengths.