BREEDER: Whitwell Bloodstock|
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PURCHASED: Tattersalls October Yearling Sales Book 3
OWNER: Bernard Hoggarth Racing
TRAINER: MW Easterby (Sheriff Hutton)
TURF RATING: 58
ALL WEATHER RATING: 63
Melgate Majeure is a magnificent looking gelding by Lethal Force out of Ambrix and a half brother to winning filly Kloda. He loves his trips to Newcastle.
Melgate Majeure won on his fifth racecourse outing, when he stormed home in the Ladbrokes Home Of Odds Boost Nursery Handicap at Newcastle over seven furlongs ridden by Jimmy Sullivan and followed up over a mile back at Newcastle in November. In August 2019 he was a winner over ten furlongs again at his favourite track!
LETHAL FORCE (IRE), Grey horse, 2009, by Dark Angel (IRE), out of Land Army (IRE), by
Desert Style (IRE). Champion older sprinter in Europe in 2013. Won 4 races, value £746,569, at 2
to 4, from 5½ furlongs to 7 furlongs, Darley July Cup, Newmarket, Gr.1, Diamond Jubilee Stakes,
Ascot, Gr.1, Betfred Hungerford Stakes, Newbury, Gr.2, also placed second in Prix Maurice de
Gheest - LARC, Deauville, Gr.1, Duke of York Clipper Logistics Stakes, York, Gr.2, Bathwick
Tyres Carnarvon Stakes, Newbury, L, and third in OLBG Park Stakes, Doncaster, Gr.2, Blue
Square Sandy Lane Stakes, Haydock Park, L. Retired to Stud in 2014.