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RACING IN ENGLAND.

DONCASTER. September 9, 10, 11, 12,

The following are the] principal events at the Doncaster Meeting :—: — Champagnb Stakes, of 500 soys, added to a sweep of 30 soys each ; colts, Bst 101b ; fillies, Sst 81b. Five furlongs 152 yards. 92 entries. £>ake of Westminster's eh f Evasion, by Wild Oats — Kva, Bstßlb.. .. ..(Snowden) 1 MrJDawson'schc Glenronald, Bst 101b (Wood) 2 lord Bradford's eh f Zealot, Bat 81b .. (P Archer) 3 Ziord Anglesey's b c Beaudesert, Bst 101b (Wyatt) 0 Mr W S Cartwright's b 0 The Heir Apparent, Bat 101b .. .. .- (Osborne) 0 3ffr H Vyner's b c, by Sterling— Fern, Bst 101b (Weedon) 0 Mr Ker-Seymei'B eh o Triermain, Bst 101b (Lemaire) 0 Prince SolykofTs eh c Mask, Bst 101b (Cannon) 0 Sir H Wilmer's b c Henry George, Bst 101b (Goater) 0 Mr P Lorillard's b f Geraldine, 8»t 81b.. (Morley) 0 Betting: 7 to 4 against Maßk, 6 to 1 Beaudesert, 100 to 15 Geraldine and Evasion, S to 1 Henry George, 20 to 1 the rest.

"When settled down after a gocd etart Mask took a clear leadof Glenronald, Evasion, Henry George, and the Pern colt, these on pietty level terms ; but after going about a furlong Evasion was pulled back, and Zealot joined the first division, as did Beaudesert, who however, as they came round the bead was beaten, in company with the Fein colt. Mask soon began to come back, and was passed by iGlenonald and others a hundred yard* from home. Suniltaneously Evaaion came out and passing Zealot and Henry George challenged Glenrenald

whom she bested in the final rally, and won a splendid race by a neok. /Zealot was third, two lengths off; Henry George fourth, Geraldine fifth. Gkbat Yorkshire Handicap, of JOO aovs added to a Bweep of 25 soys e<tch. St. Leger course (one mile cix furlongs 13S>yardt). Forty-«even nominations. Mr C Perkm'B eh f Dresden China, by Highborn— Fortress, 3 yrs, 6st .. -- (Ceates) 1 Lord Laacelles' b m Carillon, 4 yrs, 6st 91b (Collins) 2 Mr J H Houldsworth's b h Attains, 4 yrs, 7st 81b (Wood) 3 Mr P Lorillard's b g Parole, 6 yrs, 8»t 131b (P Archer) 0 Lord Hartington's b >m Bylstone, 5 yrs, 8s 910 (Jeffrey) 0 Lord Droghedo'a br h Philamon, 5 yrs, 7ut 131b (M'Donald) 0 MrOsbornft'schhOmega,6yrs, 7at6lb (Bell) 0 Lord Bradford's br c Chippendale, 3 yrt, 7st 41b (Lemaire) 0 Mr W S Crawfurd's b c Gilderoy, 3 yrs, 6st leib (Gallon) 0 Mr L Rothichild's ca c Kingfisher, 3 yrs, 6st (Greaves) 0 Mr R Jardia's b c Reveller, 3 yrf , 6st . . (Kdlett) 0

Betting :sto 2 agst Dresden China ; sto 1, Parole ; 100 to 15, Rylstone ; Bto 1, Attains and Chippendale; 100 to 1, any other.

There was a good start at the first attempt, Attains showing the way with a slight lead of Carillon, Parole, Philamon, and Dresden China next ; the rear brought by Omega, Rylstone, and Gilderoy. At a Quarter of a mile Carillon tnd Dresden 'hina rushed fio the front and carried on the running from Reveller, Parole, Kißgfisher, and Philammon ; while Attalua retired to keep company with Rylstone and Gilderoy in the back ground. Thus they went over the hill, but at the mile post Carillon began to fall back, and Philammon improved his position by racing up to Dresden China, the pair soon holding several lengths' lead of Omega, Parole, Reveller, Ohipperdale, and Carillon ; but at half a mile from home the favaurite cleared ont from the Irishman, who was soon pasßedjby Chippendale and Reveller also. Directly the bend was made, Dresden China dashed away from her followers, and, spread eagling her field, won, pulling up by thirty lengths. The remainder were doing likewise as they passed the post, Carillon second, Attains third, Reveller fourth, Chippendale fifth, Parole and Kingfisher (last of all. Time, 3min. 19seo.

Match for 1000 novs. Two mil«i. Mr C Perkin'a cb h Bochamptos, by Lord Clifden

— Summer's Eve, C yr», 9at . . . . . . 1 Mr H Tynet's b c Mycenaoe, by Restitution— Thaip, tyrs, «»t .. .. „ .. .. 2 Wen after a slashing iet-to by a neck. St. Lwjbr Ptakbb, a sweep of 25 bovb each ; colts, Brt 101b ; fillies, Bst 61b. New St. Leger course (1 mile 8 furlongs ISS yards). 285 nominations. Count F d« L&frrange'a eh c Rayon cV Or, by Flogelet—Arucarla, Bst 101b .. (Goater) 1 Mr J H Holdiworth'u eh c Ruperr*, by Adventurer —Lady Morit»H, gst 101b .. .. (Wood) 8 Mr C Blanton's eh c Exeter, by Cathedral— Lady Sophlr, Sit 101b .. .. .. (Cuatance) 3 lan 3 Buteman'g eh 0 Protectionist, by Tha Falmtr — Dalilab; 8»t 161H .. .. (Jeffrey) 0 Mr H E BertdingUn's b c Alchemist, by Rosicruoian Gold Dust, Bstt«lb .. .. (Bossittr) 0 Mr W S Orawfur^'a br c LanadowD, by St. Albans — Lady Mary, St Mb .. .. (Pordham) 0 Lord D 'P°'i '» b c Marshal Scott, by Ethus Baronw, B<t 101b .. .. (TOsborne) 0 Lord Falmouth's eh c Muley Edrli, by Wild Moor —Betty, Bst 101b .. .. .. (Luke) 0 Mr E Four's eh c Salteador, by Vertngdin— Slap dMh, Sit 101b .. — .. (Eol(e) 0 Mr B HoTrett'a b t White Poppy, by Wimlow—Formosa, Sat 61b .. .. .. (Glover) 0 Mr Hampton's b c Th* Squeaker, by The Speaker— Botnaay Bay, Ssfc 101b .. .. (Morbey) 0 Ceunt L de LagrJtupe'* eh c Zut, by Flageolet— Regalia, Bst 101b (Morris) 0 Mr L Kothachild's br o Sir Bevy? , by Favonius— Lady L&ngden, Bst 101b .. .. (Cannon) 0 Lord Rosebery's br c Visconti, bylPamwan— L»dy Audloy, Bat 101b .. .. (F. Archer) 0 Mr James SnarreyVb I Jessie Agnes, by Mnccoroni —Polly Agnes, Bst Bib .. .. (Chaloner) 0 Mr Pickengih'a b c Robbie Burns, by Martyrdom — Auchnafreo, Bst 101b .. .. (Snowden) 0 Mr J Trotter's eh c Palmbearer, by The Pa'mer— Schechallion, Bst 10lb .. .. (JOaborne) 0 Betting : 3 to 1 ag*t Rayon dOr; 3to 1 Sir Bevys; 100 to 15 Ruperra; 7 to 1 Lansdown ;20 to 1 Viaconti ; 25 to 1 Zut, Palmbearer, and S&lteador ; 28 to 1 Ereter ; 40 to 1 Muley Edna and Marshal Scott ; 200 to 1 Protectionist, White Poppy, The Squeaker, and Jessie Agnes. Some delay was caused by Euperra's fractlouflness at the post, he for some minutes could not be induced to join the others, and when he did there were three failures before tbe actual start, of which Salteador got a litle the worst, he attempting to whip round as the flag fell. Visconti was quickest on his legs, and was first to show in advance, and he was clear of his opponents for fifty yards, when he was pulled back. Rayon dOr was then sent to the front, and he made the running clear of Ruperra, Alchemist, and Muley Edris, close behind whom was *Zat, wide on the outside, followed by Palmbearer, clear of the Squeaker, Visconti, Sir Bevys, and Exeter on the outside ; the last lot being Robbie Burns, Protectionist, and Salteador. In this order they ran till passing the old mile-post, Rayon dOr increased his advantage over Zut, Alchemist, and Ruperra, who were now leading the others, of whom Sir Bevys was the most prominent/ and Robbie Barns the last. Passing .the rifle butts Marshal Scott broke down and his rider dismounted. At the half-mile post Exeter, Sir Bevys, Palmbearer, Vucontl, and Robbie Burns^began to improve their positional Before reaching the turn Zut and Alchemist were passed by Ruperra and Exeter, who went on a couple of lengths behind Rayon dOr, and dear of Sir Bevys, at whose quarters lay Palmbearer and Robbie Burns ; the most prominent of the others Jbeing Visconti. Before reaching the distance all were in trouble except Rayon dOr, Ruperra, and Exeter, of whom the firstnamed almost immediately drew clean away and canteredhome five lengths before Ruperra who was a length before Exeter. Palmbearer was fourth, six lengths away ; a little clear of Salteader and Robbie Burns, fifth and sixth ; next to whom came Visconti seventh, Sir Bevy's eighth, Whitejjpoppy ninth ; the three laat being Lansdo^ne, Zut, and Protectionist. Time, 3min. 21sec. Value of the stakes, £6820. Tub Fim/Y Stakes of 80 soys each. For two-year-old fillies : Sst 161b each. Five furlongs 162 ydf . Mr C Perkins' b t by The Palmer— Jenny Diver (Snowden) 1 Duke of Westminster's b f Douranee, by Bosiorucian—Fenella .. .. ..(F Archer) 2 Mr JGretton'sbf Lanjaron .. .. (Cannon) 3 Betting : 4 to 1 on Douranee. The Jenny Driver filly at the start held a alight lead of Lanjaron tul reaching the Intake turn, when the favourite drew up and Lanjaron giving way, Douranee challenged the unnwnpd filly for the lead. She could not quite get up, hewever, and was defeated by a head, Lanjaren a length off.

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RACING IN ENGLAND., Otago Witness, Issue 1459, 1 November 1879

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