The consistent Mo Henry, a son of Monsieur Bond, was runner up at Dundalk this evening, narrowly beaten by three quarters of a length at odds of 20/1.
Operative, a four year old son of our new stallion Pastoral Pursuits, won the third race of his career at Sandown this afternoon.
Kulgri, a three year old daughter of Monsieur Bond, finished runner up in the Collect totepool Winnings At Betfred Shops Apprentice Classified Stakes at Beverley this afternoon.
Billy Bond, a son of Monsieur Bond, won over nine furlongs in heavy ground at Carlisle today. His dam is Princess Cocoa who resides at Norton Grove Stud, and Billy Bond was himself foaled here. His sister Rubis was runner up on the same card in the 1m 3f handicap.
Razzmatazz, a daughter of Monsieur Bond, gained black type today at Doncaster, finishing second in the Listed Scarborough Stakes. Crownthorpe, a son of Monsieur Bond, also finished runner up on the same card in the nursery handicap.
Soie D’Leau, a five year old son of Monsieur Bond, finished second at Haydock in the heavy ground this afternoon to collect almost £6,000 in prizemoney. Foaled at Norton Grove Stud, this was the sixth time he had finished in the money in his last eight starts.
Norton Grove Stud are delighted to announce the arrival of two stallions. Pastoral Pursuits, an established stallion and young National Hunt prospect, stallion Forever Now. More details to follow.
Razzmatazz was a 50-1 winner for Monsieur Bond at Kempton Park this evening. Trained by Clive Cox and ridden by Sam Hitchcott, the three year old daughter of Monsieur Bond won on her third racecourse outing on the all weather. The runner up was a £1.8 million daughter of Frankel. She is a well related filly, bred by the Bond Thoroughbred Corporation and foaled at Norton Grove Stud, and is a half sister to prolific winners Move In Time and Meadway.
Across the Irish Sea, Live Twice, a four year old daughter of Monsieur Bond, finished third at Laytown this evening. Trained by Paul Deegan, she picked up £1,137 for her placed effort in the seven furlong maiden on the sand.