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Stratford Upon Avon – Sunday 19 July 2009

 

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Choc aboard the Richard Phillips

trained Khumbu about to

exit the Parade Ring

 

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A heavy downpour begins

as Choc arrives back having

pulled up Khumbu

 

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Choc, wearing the Sir Robert Ogden

colours of Coq Hardi, arrives

in the Parade Ring.  He is followed

 by Andrew Thornton.

 

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Choc in the Parade Ring

aboard Coq Hardi.

Christian Williams is

in the foreground.

 

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Choc and Coq Hardi again.

 

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Just Amazing (Christian Williams),

Coq Hardi (Choc) and

Tot of the Knar (Dean Coleman)

clear the water jump for the second time.

 

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Returning to the Winners’ Enclosure

having just held on to 3rd place.

 

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Choc talks about the disappointing run

with Coq Hardi’s trainer, Peter Bowen

 

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In the Parade Ring

aboard Phar Again

 

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Cantering to the start

aboard Phar Again

 

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Sagarich leads the field with one

complete circuit to go.  On the

inside (blaze and noseband) is

King Ozzy trained by Martin Keighley. 

Choc on Phar Again is also prominent.

 

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The Martin Keighley trained

King Ozzy, ridden by Warren Marston,

returns having won the

Novices’ Handicap Hurdle.

 

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Choc in the Parade Ring aboard the

JP McManus owned,

Jonjo O’Neill trained, Tempsford

 

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Alfie’s Sun leads the field over the

water jump, Choc and Tempsford

centre frame.

 

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Choc loses 2nd place on the line to

Leighton Aspell aboard Flashy Sir.

 

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Choc returns to the Winners’ Enclosure

having finished 3rd in the

Handicap Steeplechase.

 

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Choc looks on as the stable lad

unfastens Tempsford’s girth

(Choc had been struggling with it)

 

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Choc returns to the Weighing Room

for the final time today.

(Look at those blonde curls!)

 

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