Dorcas Lane was bred at the Elms Stud of TBA Chief Exec Louise Kemble and her husband. She won twice in a successful three-year-old campaign including the Listed Pretty Polly Stakes and being placed in three group races the Lancashire Oaks, Ribblesdale and Prix Psyche when trained by Lucy Wadham. She was bought by Bjorn Nielson at the 2011 December Sales and became one of the first group of mares to be covered by Frankel. The family contains the 1000 Guineas winner Harayir, Winter Derby winner Tryster and traces back to the 1983 Irish Joint Champion three-year-old filly Give Thanks.
The dam is an unraced sister to the group winners Rosinka and King’s Drama, whilst Dark Angel had another great year with Mecca’s Angel and Gutaifan leading the way. He was purchased from Tattersalls Book 2 by Charlie Gordon Watson.
Casement is from the first crop of the Racing Post Trophy (G1) and Beresford (G2) winner Casamento (Shamardal). The dam won and has bred three winners from five runners. She traces back to the Royal Stud’s Highlight.
This filly was bought by us at Tattersalls Book 2. She is the first foal of Bristol Fashion who is out of the Listed winner Approach. The family traces through Last Second back to Kirsten Rausing’s Lanwades foundation mare Alruccaba.
A full brother to the stable’s most recent G1 winner and star Al Kazeem who won 11 races during his time at Beckhampton including four Group 1 races including the Eclipse, Prince of Wales’s Stakes and the Tattersalls Gold Cup twice. He also won twice at Group 2 and twice at Group 3 level. He is now standing at Oakgrove Stud near Chepstow.
Hector’s Girl won at two and was placed in the Nell Gwyn. She has bred five winners including G3 winner Class is Class and traces to Scarcely Blessed who is from a family developed by the Holland Martin family at Overbury Stud.
Breathless Times makes his first start this afternoon in the 3.40 at Kempton. He was bought from the breeze up sales at Goresbridge at the end of May. We have been patient with him as he had a tendency to be too free and work on his nerves. From his wi …
It was very satisfying to get Ambrosia to win at Newcastle on Thursday evening. To get a win is very important for her and also her family, being by Frankel and a half sister to the multiple G1 winning Decorated Knight. It was a case of job done, and s …