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Gulf Of Poets at York


14th February 2020


30th June 2017


Gulf Of Poets(GB)

Age: 8 years
Gender:gelding
Colour: bay



J Blackburn A Pollock A Turton
Foaled:22 February 2012
Sire: Oasis Dream
Dam: Sandglass
Owner:J Blackburn A Pollock A Turton
Breeder:Juddmonte Farms Ltd
Purchased:Doncaster September Sale 2015
Stablename:Poets
OR Turf: 82 (-2)
Record: Wins: 72nd: 2 3rd: 4
Flat form:375/ 014362087/ 1111470783/ 11399645/ 50280- 674







Summary


Gulf Of Poets was formerly trained by Dermot Weld in Ireland. He joined us at the end of 2015 and is a real trier and puts everything into his training and his racing. He opened his account for his new owners at Beverley in April 2016 when he was first home at rewarding odds of 33-1.

Gulf Of Poets won at Pontefract in 2017 and followed up in impressive style at Wolverhampton with an easy victory. He then made it a hat trick at Hamilton in June in the soft ground again ridden by Nathan Evans. The four timer came up at Haydock Park a week later. After his winter break Poets won first time out at Pontefract for Nathan Evans and followed up at Haydock a few days later where he won a £20000 handicap over a mile.

Gulf Of Poets likes to go out on the gallops on his own and when he is not training or racing he loves to graze in the field and play in the puddles.


Stallion reference


OASIS DREAM (GB), Bay horse, 2000, by Green Desert (USA), out of Hope (IRE), by Dancing Brave (USA). Champion 2yr old in Europe in 2002. Champion 3yr old sprinter in Europe in 2003. Won 4 races, value £433,737, at 2 and 3, from 5 furlongs to 6 furlongs, Darley July Cup, Newmarket, Gr.1, Shadwell Stud Middle Park Stakes, Newmarket, Gr.1, Victor Chandler Nunthorpe Stakes, York, Gr.1, also placed second in Stanley Leisure Sprint Cup, Haydock Park, Gr.1, and third in King's Stand Stakes, Ascot, Gr.2. Retired to Stud in 2004.


News

28/04/18 Gulf of Poets wins at Haydock

23/04/18 Poets wins at Pontefract

21/04/16 Gulf Of Poets a 33/1 Beverley winner








Race entries
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Race wins

Date Race Jockey Racecourse

28/04/18 Bet And Watch At 188bet.co.uk Handicap 1m Nathan Evans Haydock

23/04/18 Napoleons Casino Bradford Handicap 1m Nathan Evans Pontefract

15/06/17 Covers 33 Ripponden Supports The Silk Mill Handicap 1m 2f Nathan Evans Haydock

07/06/17 Weatherbys Hamiltonian Handicap 1m 1f Nathan Evans Hamilton

19/04/17 Personal Logistics From FCL Global Forwarding Handicap 1m 1½f Nathan Evans Wolverhampton

11/04/17 See Bananarama At Pontefract 80s Night Apprentice Handicap 1m 2f Nathan Evans Pontefract

21/04/16 Rapid Lad Handicap 1m 2f Duran Fentiman Beverley




Gulf Of Poets: Three generation pedigree


GULF OF POETS (GB)

bay gelding

22 February 2012
Oasis Dream Green Desert (USA) Danzig (USA)
Foreign Courier (USA)
Hope (IRE) Dancing Brave (USA)
Bahamian (IRE)
Sandglass Zafonic (USA) Gone West (USA)
Zaizafon (USA)
Clepsydra Sadler's Wells (USA)
Quandary (USA)






York, 12th October 2018






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