Pacafi2 (24 October 2019)

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LEGENDS GOLD 3.10 Ludlow at 8/11 Perrott Properties TBA Mares’ Novices’ Hurdle (Class 4) (4yo+) 2m5f55y Pedigree: E2,200 Y, E2,500 3yo; sixth foal; closely related to bumper/2m3f hurdle winner Mount Pelier, half-sister to bumper/2m3f-2m4f hurdle winner Fu’s Island; dam unraced daughter of very useful 2m-2m4f chase winner Fu’s Lady Trainer Form: 3-10 for 30% … Continue reading

Pacafi (24 October 2019)

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KINSMAN 6.15 Wolverhampton at evens Ladbrokes, Home Of The Odds Boost Novice Stakes (Class 5) (2yo) 7f36y Pedigree: 7th foal; brother to 7f AW winner Aristocratic (RPR 86), closely related to 1m winner Enobled (93), half-brother to winners Ladyship (6f-7f inc Listed; 105) and Spanish Point (Ire 1m/Australia 1m4f; 88); dam 7f-1m winner (inc … Continue reading

Pacafi (22 October 2019)

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RAAEB 6.30 Kempton at 8/15 32Red Casino Novice Stakes (Class 5) (2yo) 6f Pedigree: Second foal; dam 1m4f AW winner (RPR 97), half-sister to UAE 7f Listed winner Ghaamer out of useful 1m winner closely related to 1m2f Listed winner Imtiyaz, half-sister to 7f 2yo Gr 3 winner Bint Shadayid out of 1,000 winner … Continue reading

Racing Trends for the 2019 Melbourne Cup

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The Racing Horse follows up our perspective, regarding the direction of travel of the Melbourne Cup, with some 15-year statistics, some of which run contrary to that personal view. Some things remain in stone. For example, all of the last 15 Cup winners won at Group class level previous to the race, whilst 13 … Continue reading

Pacafi (21 October 2019)

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FINERY 6.00 Southwell at 15/8 Visit attheraces.com Median Auction Maiden Stakes (Class 5) (2yo) 1m13y Pedigree: Fourth foal; half-sister to winners Divinity (1m inc at 2; RPR 93), Noble Masterpiece (GB/Qatar 6f-7f; 88) & Knightly Spirit (9.7f; 81); dam 1m4f AW winner (73), sister to Listed-placed 7f-1m winner Provenance, half-sister to 1m Group 1 … Continue reading

The Melbourne Cup – In Mortal Danger!

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The Racing Horse has grave concerns for the sanctity and identity of the MELBOURNE CUP believing the race to be in mortal danger. This is a plea to the custodians, the VRC Board in consultation with Racing Victoria, to change course now before it is too late! Australia has been a nation in transition and … Continue reading

Pacafi (17 October 2019)

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ENRILO 4.55 Wincanton at 4/7 Read Silvestre De Sousa’s Exclusive Blog startsportsbet.co.uk Novices’ Hurdle (Class 4) (4yo+) 2m3f166y Pedigree: E100,000 3yo; second foal; half-brother to 1m4f AQPS Flat/2m1f chase and 2m2f hurdle winner Colere Noir; dam 11.5f and 1m5f AQPS Flat/2m1f and 2m2f chase winner out of 2m5f Grade 3 chase winner Trainer Form: … Continue reading

Pacafi (15 October 2019)

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ALRAJAA 7.30 Kempton at 15/8 32Red Handicap (Class 2) (3yo 0-100) 1m Pedigree: Fifth foal; half-brother to winners Etaab (7f-1m inc AW/Listed; RPR 107), Estiqaama (1m; 103) and Farsakh (6f; 88); dam 6f-7f winner (inc Listed/AW; 104), closely related to 7f 2yo Listed winner Mudaaraah, half-sister to 7f 2yo Listed winner Sudoor Trainer Form: … Continue reading

Pacafi (14 October 2019)

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DONNYBROOK 2.45 Yarmouth at 4/9 British EBF Novice Stakes (Plus 10 Race) (Class 4) (2yo) 6f3y Pedigree: E900,000 Y; first foal; dam French 1m1f-1m4f winner (inc Group 3; RPR 111), sister to French 1m Group 2/US 1m4f stakes winner Royal Bench, half-sister to 1m5f Group 3 winner Memphis Tennessee, is granddaughter of 1m2f Group … Continue reading

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The Racing Horse had an awful day yesterday. Nominating Colour Image as a Pacafi was a poor bet and a mistake. We set aside three factors and that was two too many. He was beaten just ¾l on his Newmarket debut 15 days earlier by New World Tapestry for Aidan O’Brien, was never far away … Continue reading