A typically busy Friday will see action at Brighton, Musselburgh, Wolverhampton, Newmarket and Tipperary.
Tipperary’s feature contest is the Listed Ivawood Stakes. Lethal Steps, Ballet Shoes, Monkeylou and Strike For Freedom look to be the leading contenders in this encounter, which is will be run over just short of a mile. There are also a further 6 races at Haydock, of which the curtain-raiser is at 5:40pm.
Racing At Haydock
Racing has been taking place here since the early-1800s. There is a six furlong straight course for sprinters and one mile and five furlong left-handed track for longer races.
Haydock is a great place to take the family for a day out, or for entertaining business clients. Whatever your budget is, there will be something suitable on offer at Haydock. Restaurants have tables large enough for 20 guests, or small enough for an intimate meal for two. There are many private boxes and these vary in size. Over four 400 guests can be accommodated, if you are planning an event on a large scale. In any typical year, there will be over 30 days of racing at Haydock.
Big Upcoming Races
The G3 Rose of Lancaster Stakes (Saturday, August 12th) is a G3 race for horses aged 3+. The distance is 1m 2f. Royal Artillery won last year, with Colm O’Donoghue on-board. Autocratic, Laraaib, What About Carlo and Brian Meehan’s Spark Plug currently sit at the helm of our ante-post market.
The G1 Haydock Sprint Cup has purse of £250,000 and his takes place on Saturday September 9th and the race was won by Quiet Reflection, in 2016. The likes of Limato, Brando, Harry Angel and The Tin Man are already attracting significant market-support.
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