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Swiss Knight(GB)

Age: 5 years
Gender:gelding
Colour: bay



Andrew Pollock & Howard Jones
Foaled:25 January 2015
Sire: Oasis Dream
Dam: Swiss Diva
Owner:Andrew Pollock & Howard Jones
Breeder:Lordship Stud
Purchased:Tattersalls Autumn Horses In Training Sale, October 2019 (Lot 342)
OR Turf: 79
Record: Wins: 22nd: 4 3rd: 1
Flat form:2 /1425/ 759382520- 810890







Summary


A winner at Haydock Park in 2018 over a mile, Swiss Knight was purchased at Tattersalls Sales in October 2019. He was formerly trained by Stuart Williams and Charlie Appleby. Swiss Knight's dam, Swiss Diva, won 6 races including the Prix de Meautry - Lucien Barriere, Deauville (Group 3), the Qatar Prix du Petit Couvert, Longchamp, (Group 3), and the Prix du Cercle, Deauville (Listed). Swiss Knight is a half brother to Poetry who won the Criterium de Vitesse, Chantilly (Listed race). Swiss Knight won his first race for the yard in June 2020 when Nathan Evans rode him to victory at Thirsk.


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.


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News

29/06/20 Swiss Knight a 28/1 winner at Thirsk







Race entries

DateTimeCourseRace JockeyStatus

Mon 05 Oct 20 5.55Wolverhampton Stay At The Wolverhampton Holiday Inn Handicap Entry




Race wins

Date Race Jockey Racecourse

29/06/20 Harrogate Spring Water Supporting British Racing Handicap 1m Nathan Evans Thirsk

13/06/18 188Bet World Cup Money Back Specials "Confined" Novice Stakes 1m William Buick Haydock




Swiss Knight: Three generation pedigree


SWISS KNIGHT (GB)

bay gelding

25 January 2015
Oasis Dream Green Desert Danzig
Foreign Courier
Hope (IRE) Dancing Brave
Bahamian (IRE)
Swiss Diva Pivotal Polar Falcon
Fearless Revival
Swiss Lake Indian Ridge (IRE)
Blue Iris









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