Trainer David Simcock talks about his Dubai World Cup Day horses, Sheikhzayedroad, Trade Storm, and Caspar Netscher. Courtesy of the Dubai Racing Club
Caspar Netscher (GB)
- Bay Colt
- Born 2009
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British raider Caspar Netscher charged between rivals and drove down the center of the Woodbine stretch to win the $300,000 Nearctic Stakes (Can-IIT) Oct. 19.
Excelebration took advantage of not having to face Frankel by powering to a 1 1/4-length victory in the Prix Haras de Fresnay-Le-Buffard Jacques Le Marois (Fr-I) at Deauville Aug. 12.
Though several Juvenile Turf horses lost a chance to gallop on the grass due to rain Nov. 3, the connections say they all remain on track for Saturday's race.
|Jockey||Patrick J. Smullen|
|Breeder||Meon Valley Stud|
|Caspar Netscher (GB) View Five-Cross Pedigree||Dutch Art (GB)||Medicean (GB)|
|Halland Park Lass (IRE)|
|Bella Cantata (GB)||Singspiel (IRE)|
|Bella Colora (GB)|
|Sale / Hip||Type||Buyer||Consignor||Price|
|Yearling||Katie Walsh||Meon Valley Stud||$41,887|
|Two-year-old||T. Malone & A. McCabe||Bushy Park Stables||$110,920|