John Ormonde Wexford Sand Irish European Breeders Fund Maiden Class

  • Distance: 7f
  • Age: 2yo
  • Runners: 11
  • Prize: £16,500
M Tabor/D Smith/Mrs J Magnier/Westerberg silk
No. 9 Draw 7

Foaled May 11. Galileo colt. Dam 2-y-o 5f (Queen Mary/Flying Childers Stakes) winner. 1 of 2 very interesting newcomers for yard, with Ryan Moore riding Boy Scout.

JO'FlahertyMPhelanJHarringtonRGalway silk
No. 10 Draw 8

Foaled February 22. 21,000 gns foal, 50,000 gns yearling, Zoustar colt. Dam, 1¼m-1½m winner who stayed 1¾m, half-sister to useful 1m winner Keep Me Company.

Mr J. P. Ledwidge silk
No. 13 Draw 10

Twice-raced colt. 8/1, fifth of 9 in maiden at Roscommon (7.3f, soft) 39 days ago.

Date Course/Class Pos Jockey Type Dist. Gng. HDGR WGT
28/06/22 Roscommon 5/9 R. P. Whelan Flat 7f 60y Soft 9st 1lbs
16/06/22 Leopardstown 4/7 R. P. Whelan Flat 7f 22y Gd/Frm 9st 1lbs
Mrs J. S. Bolger & Frederik Tylicki silk
No. 3 Draw 9

Promising sort. 2/1, second of 6 in maiden at Leopardstown (8f, good) on debut 16 days ago. Open to improvement.

Date Course/Class Pos Jockey Type Dist. Gng. HDGR WGT
21/07/22 Leopardstown 2/6 K. J. Manning Flat 1m Good 9st 7lbs
Mr Jassim Bin Ali Al Attiyah silk
No. 1 Draw 12

Looked the part and shaped with plenty of encouragement when second of 11 in maiden at this C&D (good to soft, 17/2) on debut 21 days ago, finishing strongly behind promising winner. Lots more to come.

Date Course/Class Pos Jockey Type Dist. Gng. HDGR WGT
16/07/22 Curragh 2/11 D. B. McMonagle Flat 7f Gd/Sft 9st 5lbs
Peter M. Brant silk
No. 11 Draw 11

Foaled March 31. 150,000 gns yearling, Invincible Spirit colt. Half-brother to 2-y-o 7f winner Last Sunset. Dam, 7f winner (should have stayed 1m), out of smart 2-y-o 6f-1m winner White Moonstone. Makes plenty of appeal on paper.

D.Smith,Mrs J.Magnier,M.Tabor,Westerberg silk
No. 2 Draw 3

Foaled April 9. 925,000 gns yearling, Frankel colt. Half-brother to 3 winners, including smart winner up to 1½m Mrs Sippy and useful 1m winner Phantom Flight. Dam winner up to 1½m (2-y-o 7f winner). Tongue tied but an obvious contender on paper.

Weld-Spec (Glasgow) Ltd silk
No. 7 Draw 1

40/1, last of 7 in maiden at Galway (7f, good to soft) on debut 12 days ago. From a good family and probably one for later on.

Date Course/Class Pos Jockey Type Dist. Gng. HDGR WGT
25/07/22 Galway 7/7 S. B. Kelly Flat 7f Gd/Sft 9st 5lbs
Emma Davison silk
No. 12 Draw 5

Foaled May 5. Dragon Pulse colt. Half-brother to winner up to 7.2f Cisco Disco. Dam, 6f winner, half-sister to useful/ungenuine winner up to 9f La Neige.