Supplementary entries Happy Like A Fool and Threading among 15 on Sky Bet Lowther Stakes trail

  The richest-ever renewal of G2 Sky Bet Lowther Stakes takes place at York on Thursday, August 24, day two of the Welcome To Yorkshire Ebor Festival.   Already the most valuable G2 race for two-year-old fillies in Britain, the prize fund has now risen to £250,500 following two supplementary entries today. A total of 15 contenders go forward for the prestigious six-furlong contest.   Happy Like A Fool (Wesley Ward USA, 7/2 with Sky Bet) and Threading (Mark Johnston, 6/1) were both supplemented at…

Moore glory for Pick 7 players

The free-to-play £50,000 Sporting Life Pick 7 prediction game was won for the second consecutive day at Glorious Goodwood on Friday, as Alastair Dale from London collected the jackpot prize.   Alastair had Ryan Moore to thank as the top jockey secured a treble from the first three races on the card, although the winner’s pick in the opener was a non-runner so he had Poet’s Voice as the default selection given he went off favourite.   After a plethora of big-priced winners on the…

Sportinglife Pick 7 £50,000 jackpot won on day three at Glorious Goodwood

It’s been a tough week at Glorious Goodwood for most punters, but day three at the meeting offered some solace including for one lucky Sportinglife Pick 7 player who won the £50,000 jackpot in the free-to-play game.   Michelle Terrell from London was the jackpot winner after correctly predicting all seven winners on day three at Goodwood – as well as the one-and-a-quarter length winning distance in the opener, her answer to what proved to be a crucial tie-break question.   A total of 27…

Autocratic out to rule in Saturday’s Sky Bet York Stakes

Cheveley Park Stud’s Autocratic (Sir Michael Stoute/Ted Durcan) heads eight declared runners for the feature £120,000 Group Two Sky Bet York Stakes (3.15pm) over an extended 10 furlongs at York on Saturday, July 29. Autocratic, the 9/4 favourite with Sky Bet, posted a career-best performance on his latest start when defeating Algometer (David Simcock/Paul Mulrennan, 9/2 with Sky Bet) by a just over a length in the G3 Brigadier Gerard Stakes at Sandown Park on May 25. The four-year-old son of Dubawi also has 100 per cent record over…

Success Days and Autocratic among 17 entries in Saturday’s Sky Bet York Stakes

The £120,000 Group Two Sky Bet York Stakes is the centrepiece of a thrilling seven-race card at York on Saturday, July 29, with girl group All Saints performing after racing.   Run over an extended 10 furlongs, the Sky Bet York Stakes (3.15pm, 17 entries) is often a stepping stone to the G1 Juddmonte International over the same distance at York the following month. Twice Over completed the double in 2011.   Irish raider Success Days (Ken Condon, 13/2 with Sky Bet) holds entries in…

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