Five-time Group 1 winner by DANEHILL and runner-up to World Champion Hurricane Run in a vintage renewal of the ‘Arc’.
Stores have made up to €325,000.
Sire of Cole Harden (Gr.1 World Hurdle wnr), Gilgamboa (Gr.1 Ryanair Gold Cup Novice Chase wnr), Western Warhorse (Gr.1 Arkle Chase wnr), Captain Cutter (Gr.1 Hurdle wnr), Creepy (Gr.2 Hurdle wnr), Deputy Dan (Gr.2 Hurdle wnr), Grandioso (Gr.2 Chase wnr), Wakanda (Gr.2 Chase wnr), Never Forget (Gr.2 wnr), Westerner Lady (Gr.2 Chase wnr), Ballynacree (Gr.3 Hurdle wnr), What A Warrior (Gr.3 Chase wnr), Empire Of Dirt (Gr.3 Chase wnr at Cheltenham), Solar Impulse (Gr.3 Chase wnr at Cheltenham), Queens Wild (Gr.3 Chase wnr), Three Stars (Gr.3 Chase & Hurdle wnr), Caid Du Berlais (Gr.3 Paddy Power Gold Cup Chase wnr), Minella Forfitness & Katkovana (Listed hurdle wnrs), etc.
February 9, 2017
The Warren Greateex-trained Keeper Hill (6g Westerner-You Take Care, by Definite Article) looks set for the G1 Neptune Investment Novices’… View Article
February 6, 2017
Trainer Nicky Henderson is eyeing a tilt at the G1 Supreme Novices Hurdle at Cheltenham with Lough Derg Spirit (5g… View Article
January 26, 2017
It could be next stop Cheltenham for Roger Brookhouse’s Champagne West (9g Westerner-Wyndham Sweetmarie, by Mister Lord) after a superb… View Article
January 19, 2017
The admirable Westerner Lady (7m Westerner-Cloghoge Lady, by Presenting) secured another Graded victory at Thurles on Thursday. The Willie Mullins-trained… View Article
January 12, 2017
Paul Nicholls saddled Overland Flyer (6g Westerner-Love Train, by Sadler’s Wells) to a hugely-impressive debut under Rules on Wednesday. A winner of two competitive… View Article
January 1, 2017
Roger Brookhouse’s colours were carried to victory in the feature event at Tramore on Monday by Champagne West (9g Westerner-Wyndham… View Article
December 16, 2016
Ascot’s Listed National Hunt Flat race on Friday looked beforehand to be the best bumper run so far this season… View Article
November 27, 2016
Westerner stole the show at Navan on Sunday when responsible for both the feature race winner Empire Of Dirt (9g… View Article
AT 3 YEARS
1stPrix du Coeur Volant, 8f., Maisons-Laffitte, by 1½ lengths from Rising Talent and Torsionniare.
AT 4 YEARS
1stPrix du Cadran-Gr.1, 20f., Longchamp, by 5 lengths from Germinis and Darasim.
1stPrix Royal-Oak-Gr.1, 15½f., Longchamp, by 2½ lengths from Alcazar and Behkara.
1stPrix de la Porte de Madrid-L.R., 12f., Longchamp, by 2½ lengths from Spray Gun and Labirinto.
AT 5 YEARS
1stPrix du Cadran-Gr.1, 20f., Longchamp, by 3 lengths from Cut Quartz and Le Carre.
1stPrix Royal-Oak-Gr.1, 15½f., Longchamp, by 2 ½ lengths from Behkara and Alcazar.
1stPrix de Barbeville-Gr.3, 15½f., Longchamp, by 2 lengths from Forestier and Idaho Quest.
1stPrix Gladiateur Royal Thalasso Barriere-Gr.3, 15½f., Longchamp, by a short neck from Cut Quartz and Clear Thinking.
AT 6 YEARS
1stGold Cup-Gr.1, 20f., York, by a neck from Distinction and Vinnie Roe.
1stPrix Vicomtesse Vigier-Gr.2, 15½f., Longchamp, by 5 lengths from Allez Olive and Winged D’Argent.
1stPrix de Barbeville-Gr.3, 15½f., Longchamp, by 1 ½ length from Allez Olive and Gloirez.
2ndPrix de l’Arc de Triomphe-Gr.1, 12f., Longchamp, beaten 2 lengths by Hurricane Run with Bago 1½ lengths behind in third.