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A Momentofmadness wins the Portland
A Momentofmadness made every yard of the running to claim the William Hill Portland Handicap at Doncaster. Trained by Charlie Hills, the 25-1 shot was sharply out of the stalls for William Buick, who was happy to let him roll along in front, building up a healthy advantage by the end of the first furlong.
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You are spoilt for choice with our Lambourn trainers
THE Lambourn Valley, situated in the north-east corner of Berkshire, is recognised as one of the major racehorse training centres in the country.
With its superb facilities and wide-ranging gallops covering in excess of 500 acres and with more than 30 trainers to choose from – your racehorse could not be in a better place whether it be a flat or National Hunt horse. Our new website is here to provide the latest information of the day-to-day goings on in Lambourn plus quotations from all the day’s runners from our trainers (when available).
There is also information and contact details for all our trainers; the history of training horses in Lambourn; where to stay; our annual Lambourn Open Day – which is held on Good Friday (March 30th, 2018) and all the latest news.
Lambourn’s recent successes
3.15 Sandown | September 19
“He won well last time at York in what was quite a competitive handicap. He should have a good chance today and I’m looking forward to running him. He’s two from three this year and Royal Ascot didn’t quite work out for him, he was drawn wide and over 1m2f, it just didn’t quite work out for him. He’s a progressive horse and this is the next stage for him.”
Rippling Waters (7/2)
7.30 Kempton | September 17
“I was very disappointed on how she ran on the beach, I thought she would have been one of our better chances, but I think the combination of 7f and quick sand, that was the factor that made her underperform. She will be better back to a mile and better surface. Her work before Laytown was good, so I hope she has a chance of winning this race today.”
Padura Brave (14/1)
6.00 Kempton | September 17
“Disappointed me at Salisbury so it’s a bit of watch and brief with her, just hoping she runs a better race. We have no expectations, just hoping she can run better than last time.”