The Mick Easterby trained Bad Dog lost his maiden tag in the opener at Newcastle this evening. The son of Norton Grove stallion Pastoral Pursuits led from start to finish to win in style under yard apprentice Harrison Shaw.
Dukes Meadow and jockey Rhiain Ingram teamed up to record a winner for Norton Grove stallion Pastoral Pursuits at Chelmsford today. Trained by Roger Ingram Dukes Meadow was winning for the second time in his career.
A quick update from Norton Grove Stud as the foaling season begins!
Seven year old Archie Stevens won this afternoon for Norton Grove stallion Pastoral Pursuits. Winning for the fourth time in his career he is trained by Clare Ellam and was ridden by Patrick Pilley.
Two year old daughter of Pastoral Pursuits, Diamond Pursuit, won at Wolverhampton this afternoon to become a dual winner for owners David Klein and Jo Hughes. Well done to all connections.
A Sure Welcome, by Pastoral Pursuits, was first past the post at Wolverhampton this evening for trainer John Spearing and jockey Liam Keniry. At Doncaster Perfect Pasture followed up his double by adding black type when runner up in the Listed Wentworth Stakes for trainer Mick Easterby.
Honey Badger defeated hot favourite Gun Case at Newcastle this evening to record another winner for Norton Grove stallion Pastoral Pursuits. A gritty performance saw him hit the front a furlong out and hold on to win his second race in his last three starts.