Owned by Norton Grove Stud’s Maggie Lingwood, Ey Up It’s Mick won the bet365 Handicap at Haydock Park today. He was bred at Norton Grove and is by Milk It Mick, out of Silky Silence, making him a half brother to the much missed Soie D’Leau.
The Bombardier ‘March To Your Own Drum’ Handicap at Newcastle yesterday evening was won by Bobby Joe Leg, a son of Norton Grove’s Pastoral Pursuits. Congratulations to trainer Ruth Carr and owner Angela Clark.
Furzig, trained by Richard Fahey, was a winner at Chelmsford today. Foaled at Norton Grove Stud in 2015 he was winning for the fifth time. His sire is of course the late Monsieur Bond.
Dark Pursuit, sired by Norton Grove stallion Pastoral Pursuits, won the Dukhan Sprint in Doha today. The Group 3 contest was worth £107,000.
Trainer Antony Brittain saddled a Newcastle double this evening. The highlight was the 12/1 victory of Klipperty Klopp, sired by the late Monsieur Bond.
Dark Pursuit, by Norton Grove’s Pastoral Pursuits, was a winner at Doha today. Originally trained in Ireland he now plies his trade in the Middle East and he took the H E Sheikh Joaan Bin Hamad Al Thani Trophy worth £17000.