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A Group 1 race at Haydock Park Racecourse over a distance of six furlongs for three year olds and upwards.

A prestigious open-age top class flat race, and is well contested by the best sprinters.

First run in 1966 and devised by racehorse owner/breeder Robert Sangster.

Currently sponsored by Betfred bookmakers.

The race was originally open to 2 year-olds and upwards but is now for 3 year-olds and upwards.

The race was upgraded to Group 1 Status in 1988

There has only been a single dual winner Be Friendly – 1966, 1967





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Past_Winners


Year Winner Age Trainer Jockey Owner Time
2013 Gordon Lord Byron 5 Tom Hogan Johnny Murtagh C. Poonawalla & M. Cahalan 1:12.25
2012 Society Rock 5 James Fanshawe Kieren Fallon Simon Gibson 1:10.20
2011 Dream Ahead 3 David Simcock William Buick Khalifa Dasmal 1:10.36
2010 Markab 7 Henry Candy Pat Cosgrave Tight Lines Partnership 1:09.40
2009 Regal Parade 5 David Nicholls Adrian Nicholls Dab Hand Racing 1:13.74
2008 African Rose [b] 3 Criquette Head-Maarek Stéphane Pasquier Khalid Abdullah 1:12.81
2007 Red Clubs 4 Barry Hills Michael Hills Ronald Arculli 1:13.11
2006 Reverence 5 Eric Alston Kevin Darley G. & L. Middlebrook 1:15.78
2005 Goodricke 3 David Loder Jamie Spencer Sheikh Mohammed 1:10.87
2004 Tante Rose 4 Roger Charlton Richard Hughes Bjorn Nielsen 1:11.58
2003 Somnus 3 Tim Easterby Ted Durcan Legard / Sidebottom / Sykes 1:13.49
2002 Invincible Spirit 5 John Dunlop John Carroll Prince A. A. Faisal 1:12.44
2001 Nuclear Debate 6 John Hammond Gérald Mossé Bob Chester 1:15.39
2000 Pipalong 4 Tim Easterby Kevin Darley Tom Bennett 1:15.49
1999 Diktat 4 Saeed bin Suroor Frankie Dettori Godolphin 1:11.04
1998 Tamarisk 3 Roger Charlton Tim Sprake Highclere Racing Ltd 1:11.30
1997 Royal Applause 4 Barry Hills Michael Hills Maktoum Al Maktoum 1:14.46
1996 Iktamal 4 Ed Dunlop Willie Ryan Maktoum Al Maktoum 1:09.92
1995 Cherokee Rose 4 John Hammond Cash Asmussen Sheikh Mohammed 1:13.74
1994 Lavinia Fontana 5 John Dunlop Jason Weaver Cyril Humphris 1:11.42
1993 Wolfhound 4 John Gosden Michael Roberts Sheikh Mohammed 1:10.98
1992 Sheikh Albadou 4 Alex Scott Bruce Raymond Hilal Salem 1:14.17
1991 Polar Falcon 4 John Hammond Cash Asmussen David Thompson 1:11.23
1990 Dayjur 3 Dick Hern Willie Carson Hamdan Al Maktoum 1:12.50
1989 Danehill 3 Jeremy Tree Pat Eddery Khalid Abdullah 1:12.75
1988 Dowsing 4 Jeremy Tree Pat Eddery Khalid Abdullah 1:17.24
1987 Ajdal 3 Michael Stoute Walter Swinburn Sheikh Mohammed 1:14.87
1986 Green Desert 3 Michael Stoute Walter Swinburn Maktoum Al Maktoum 1:14.82
1985 Orojoya 3 Jeremy Hindley Brent Thomson Robert Sangster 1:16.24
1984 Petong 4 Michael Jarvis Bruce Raymond Tom Warner 1:13.17
1983 Habibti 3 John Dunlop Willie Carson Mohamed Mutawa 1:15.31
1982 Indian King 4 Guy Harwood Greville Starkey J. Levy 1:12.51
1981 Runnett 4 John Dunlop Bruce Raymond Miss V. Evans 1:14.14
1980 Moorestyle 3 Robert Armstrong Lester Piggott Moores Furnishings Ltd 1:14.81
1979 Double Form 4 F. Johnson Houghton Geoff Lewis Baroness H. Thyssen 1:12.72
1978 Absalom 3 Ryan Jarvis Taffy Thomas Mrs C. Alington 1:17.99
1977 Boldboy 7 Dick Hern Willie Carson Lady Beaverbrook 1:19.21
1976 Record Token 4 Peter Walwyn Pat Eddery Sir Herbert Ingram 1:19.50
1975 Lianga 4 Angel Penna, Sr. Yves Saint-Martin Daniel Wildenstein 1:18.61
1974 Princely Son 5 Ken Cundell Johnny Seagrave Wilfred Sherman 1:21.75
1973 The Blues 2 Bill Marshall Richard Marshall G. van der Ploeg 1:17.10
1972 Abergwaun 4 Vincent O'Brien Lester Piggott Charles St George 1:16.16
1971 Green God 3 Michael Jarvis Lester Piggott David Robinson 1:15.90
1970 Golden Orange 4 Ken Cundell Jimmy Lindley Lady Clifden 1:15.60
no race 1968 [a]
1969 Tudor Music 3 Michael Jarvis Frankie Durr David Robinson 1:14.80
1967 Be Friendly 3 Cyril Mitchell Scobie Breasley Peter O'Sullevan 1:18.00
1966 Be Friendly 2 Cyril Mitchell Colin Williams Peter O'Sullevan 1:16.40




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