Two runners travel to Newbury
Today we send out two runners to Newbury.
Zain Nights runs in the ‘Compton Beauchamp Estates Ltd Silver Bar Handicap’ for owner Asaad Al Banwan. He is a 4 year old gelding by Decorated Knight who is a winner of 2 races so far and has been placed on 4 other occassions. He has had one start previously over 2 miles which was at Lingfield on the All Weather in which he placed 3rd beaten just over a length. Today he heads to Newbury which is a course he has won at twice before. He is a pretty versatile horse when it comes to the ground conditions as he has won on heavy ground and good to firm ground as well as placing on good and good to soft ground. Today he makes his 4 year old debut in a field of 11 runners and has been drawn 11. William Buick takes the ride.
Mother Margaret runs in the ‘Bridget Maiden Fillies’ Stakes (Newcomers’ Race)’ for owners and breeders Andrew Rosen & Edward Easton. She is a three year old filly by Kingman aand out of a Listed winning mare by Sea The Stars. Her two year old half brother by Frankel was purchased at the Tattersalls Book 2 Sale in October 2022 for 450,000 Gns. Today Mother Margaret makes her racecourse debut over 7 furlongs in a field of 9 runners, she has been drawn 6 with James Doyle taking the ride.