All the news on day 1 of the Ladbrokes St Leger Festival – John Smith’s Opening Day

LADBROKES ST LEGER FESTIVAL 2014 RACENEWS RACECOURSE SWERVICE JOHN SMITH’S OPENING DAY, WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 10   GOING NEWS ON DAY ONE   The going for the first day of the 2014 Ladbrokes St Leger Festival, John Smith’s Opening Day, is:   Round Course: Good to Soft, Good in places   Straight Course: Good, Good to Soft in places   There was 14 millimetres of rain on Saturday, September 6. It has been dry since. The GoingStick reading is 6.9 overall (at 9.00am).   Doncaster’s Clerk…

Beckett confident Melrose Abbey is up to DFS Park Hill challenge

Trainer Ralph Beckett will be represented in both Group contests on the second day of the Ladbrokes St Leger Festival, DFS Ladies Day, Thursday, September 11.   The Andover handler will saddle unexposed three-year-old Melrose Abbey in the £90,000 Group Two DFS Park Hill Stakes (2.40pm, 14 runners) over an extended mile and six furlongs. The daughter of Selkirk is the least experienced runner in the line-up after only four starts but is coming in on the back of an impressive three and a half…

Connections talk about the 2014 Ladbrokes St Leger

A media lunch was held today at the Landmark Hotel in London ahead of the 2014 renewal of the world’s oldest Classic, the Ladbrokes St Leger, which takes place over one mile, six furlongs and 132 yards at Doncaster on Saturday, September 13.   A total of 15 three-year-olds remain engaged at the five-day confirmation stage in the Group One contest, which boasts record prize money of £650,000 this year.   Kingston Hill is the current 5/2 favourite with sponsor Ladbrokes for Saturday’s race and…

The 2014 Ladbrokes St Leger – five-day confirmations & latest betting from the sponsor

The 2014 Ladbrokes St Leger £650,000 Total Prize Fund, Group One, part of the British Champions Series. Doncaster, Saturday, September 13, 2014, 1m 6f 132yds. For three-year-old entire colts (9st 1lb) & fillies (8st 12lb). Entries closed Tuesday, July 22, entries revealed Wednesday, July 23 (33 entries). Scratchings deadline August 26 (21 remained), five-day confirmation & £50,000 supplementary stage September 8 (15 remain), final declarations 10am September 11.   Horse   Owner Trainer Alex My Boy (IRE)   Jaber Abdullah Mark Johnston Forever Now (GB)…

The 2014 Ladbrokes St Leger Five Days & Latest Betting

The 2014 Ladbrokes St Leger £650,000 Total Prize Fund, Group One, part of the British Champions Series. Doncaster, Saturday, September 13, 2014, 1m 6f 132yds. For three-year-old entire colts (9st 1lb) & fillies (8st 12lb). Entries closed Tuesday, July 22, entries revealed Wednesday, July 23 (33 entries). Scratchings deadline August 26 (21 remained), five-day confirmation & £50,000 supplementary stage September 8 (15 remain), final declarations 10am September 11. Horse   Owner Trainer Alex My Boy (IRE)   Jaber Abdullah Mark Johnston Forever Now (GB)  …

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