Casterbridge, a six year old son of Pastoral Pursuits, was a winner of the Betway Supporting Responsible Gambling Week Handicap at Newcastle this evening for trainer Eric Alston and jockey Daniel Tudhope.
Montalbano, a son of Monsieur Bond, was sold at Goffs Horses in Training Sales at Doncaster today. Having shown form over jumps in Ireland the six year old was sold to Jonjo O’Neill for £52,000.
The Pastoral Pursuits sired Flowing Clarets won at Windsor this afternoon for trainer John Bridger. Bred by Richard Fahey, the mare was recording her sixth career success.
Our Oystercatcher was a fabulously named Pastoral Pursuits winner at Bath this afternoon. Trained by Mark Pattinson and ridden by William Carson he was recording his second career victory in the colours of owners Mrs Veasey and the G B Partnership.
Paver’s Pride was a winner today at Musselburgh. The Bahamian Bounty gelding won the five furlong amateur riders’ race for trainer Noel Wilson. Paver’s Pride was formerly owed by the late Mrs Paver and was foaled and raised at Norton Grove until he went into training in 2015.
Glengarry was a winner for Monsieur Bond this evening at Newcastle. Keith Dalgleish’s five year old was recording his second career win on a good day for Norton Grove’s stallions.