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Buick in doubt for Ortensia ride at Haydock

Buick in doubt for Ortensia ride at Haydock

4 Sep, 2012

A forced change of rider for Ortensia would be very disruptive for the chances of the Group 1 winning mare in the Sprint Cup at Haydock this weekend if top English jockey William Buick became unavailable due to his commitment to the John Gosden stable.

Buick has developed a great association with Ortensia while she …

Ortensia off to Haydock after Nunthorpe Stakes win

Ortensia off to Haydock after Nunthorpe Stakes win

27 Aug, 2012

International Group 1 winner Ortensia will now head to Haydock Park in two weeks to try and add another top level Cup to her trophy cabinet after winning the Group 1 £250,000 The Coolmore Nunthorpe Stakes (5 furlongs) at York last Friday.

Ortensia will next race in the Betfred Sprint Cup at Haydock Park. Photo …

Williams to fly in to ride Ortensia at Royal Ascot

Williams to fly in to ride Ortensia at Royal Ascot

18 Jun, 2012

Top Australian jockey Craig Williams will keep his high international profile flying when travels to England to ride Ortensia at Royal Ascot tomorrow after another successful weekend in Japan.

Craig Williams will ride Ortensia at Royal Ascot - photo © Taron Clarke

Williams is currently riding in Japan on a three month contract with plenty …