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Kempton Park – Lanzarote Hurdle Day

Saturday 12 January 2013 – Races 1 to 3

               

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Race 1: Juvenile Hurdle.

In the Parade Ring,

Choc chats with connections prior to the race

 

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Race 1: Juvenile Hurdle.

About to be legged up

by trainer Alan King

 

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Race 1: Juvenile Hurdle.

Choc and L’Unique head to the start

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Race 1: Juvenile Hurdle.

Ditto ... a bottom shot!

 

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Race 1: Juvenile Hurdle.

One circuit to go. Left to right:

Sharocked (Will Kennedy);

Watt Broderick (Robert McCarth);

L’Unique (Choc);

Deia Sunrise (Liam Treadwell);

Vibrato Valtat (Harry Derham).

I’ve actually caught L’Unique

in the suspension phase of the gallop!

 

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Race 1: Juvenile Hurdle.

This blur is the winning horse and jockey ...

L’Unique and Choc!

 

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Race 1: Juvenile Hurdle.

It makes a change for a Paul Nicholls runner

to be chasing Choc to the line!

 

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Race 1: Juvenile Hurdle.

Choc and L’Unique return to the Winners’ Enclosure

 

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Race 1: Juvenile Hurdle.

Ditto

 

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Race 1: Juvenile Hurdle.

 Choc debriefs the connections

 

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Race 2: Novices’ Chase.

The 3 runners clear the last with one circuit to go:

Kie (Henry Brooke);

Tetlami (Barry Geraghty);

Escort’men (Nick Scholfield).

 

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Race 2: Novices’ Chase.

Tetlami clears the last to win.

 

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Race 2: Novices’ Chase.

Tetlami and Barry Geraghty

return to the Winners’ Enclosure

 

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Race 3: Novices’ Hurdle.

Hold On Julio

 

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Race 3: Novices’ Hurdle.

This is Buck’s Bond, the Paul Nicholls runner ...

I took this photograph

because he’s a pretty colour!

 

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Race 3: Novices’ Hurdle.

Choc arrives in the Parade Ring

 

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Race 3: Novices’ Hurdle.

Chatting with connections

 

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Race 3: Novices’ Hurdle.

Choc and Alan King,

Hold On Julio in the background

 

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Race 3: Novices’ Hurdle.

In the Parade Ring.

 

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Race 3: Novices’ Hurdle.

Ditto

 

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Race 3: Novices’ Hurdle.

All eight runners clear the second flight.

Left to right:

Portrait Emotion (Joshua Moore);

Dunloughin (Marc Goldstein);

Kaysersberg (Alex Merriam);

Atriptomilan (Dougie Costello);

Cloudy Copper (Richie McLernon);

Westaway (Tom Cannon);

Hold On Julio (Choc);

Buck’s Bond (Ryan Mahon).

 

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Race 3: Novices’ Hurdle.

Another blur ...

Choc and Hold On Julio finish as runners-up.

 

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Race 3: Novices’ Hurdle.

Hold On Julio follows Cloudy Copper home

 

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Race 3: Novices’ Hurdle.

Choc and Hold On Julio

arrive in the Winners’ Enclosure

 

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Race 3: Novices’ Hurdle.

Ditto

 

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Race 3: Novices’ Hurdle.

Choc returns to the Weighing Room

 

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