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Maraakib, Tullia & Sinndar’s Man Win

It’s been a good week for Winners for Richard Knight starting with Tullia’s 3 1/4 length win over a mile at Windsor on Monday 13th. Tullia who was winning her 2nd race of her career was a 15,000gns yearling and is half-sister to Gr.2 winner and Gr.1 performer Tullius. Successful pinhook Maraakib (€48,000 foal/80,000gns yearling) won his 2yo maiden on […]

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4 Quality Colts Purchased at Goffs Yearling Sales

Richard Knight was delighted to come away from the Goffs Yearling Sales with 4 quality colts. With the stock on offer being of high quality it meant that trade was strong and it was tough to buy the yearlings earmarked for success. The first colt Richard purchased was Lot 138 a Dream Ahead colt out of the Gr.3 winning Invincible […]

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Successful Tattersalls Ireland Yearling Sales

Richard Knight has just returned from the Tattersalls Ireland Yearling Sales where he purchased 5 yearlings with The Wow Signal’s trainers John & Sean Quinn. The first horse purchased was Lot 39 (photo above), a Zebedee colt out of the 3-time winning Exceed And Excel mare Sampers. He cost €60,000. The second purchase was Lot 70, an Excellent Art colt […]

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First National Hunt selection Sinndar’s Man Wins on 2nd start

Richard Knight’s first National Hunt selection Sinndar’s Man won at Perth yesterday in a 2 mile juvenile hurdle at Perth. Making just his 2nd ever appearance on a racecourse having previously finished 2nd behind the well regarded Goodbye Dancer, Sinndar’s Man won this contest by an impressive 8 lengths. Sinndar’s man cost just 8,000gns from the Tattersalls July Sales and […]

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Moonlightnavigator Wins 2yo Novice race at Ayr’s Western meeting

Moonlightnavigator who was selected by Richard Knight at the 2014 Doncaster Breeze-up Sales won his 2nd race of his 2yo career on Thursday 18th September when winning the 1 mile novice race at Ayr’s Western meeting. Moonlightnavigator once again showed good battling qualities to get the better of Swift Approval and win a shade cosily for owner Malcolm Walker, trainers […]

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Richard Knight Gr.1 Winning Foal Selection Garswood bound for Cheveley Park Stud

CHEVELEY PARK STUD has confirmed last month’s Prix Maurice de Gheest winner Garswood will be retired at the end of the season and will join its stallion roster next year. The Newmarket operation bred Garswood from its popular young sire Dutch Art and sold him as a foal for 19,000gns (to Richard Knight trading as Portanova Bloodstock), but after the […]

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Czech Classic Double for foal selection Cheeky Chappie

Richard Knight foal selection Cheeky Chappie completed the Czech Derby & Czech St Leger double at the weekend and was just 1 place away from completing the Czech Triple Crown having been placed 2nd in the Czech 2,000 Guineas. Richard Knight selected Cheeky Chappie as a foal for 46,000gns and sold him the following year for 65,000gns. Having placed on […]

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8 Yearlings Purchased at Doncaster Premier Sale

Doncaster was the location for the 2nd major European Yearling Sales and the organisers produced an excellent catalogue of precocious horses. The Premier Yearling Sales is always well known for producing quality racehorses including the likes of Baitha Alga, Estidhkaar, Reckless Abandon, Canford Cliffs, etc and I’m sure this year will be no different. Richard Knight Bloodstock Agent Ltd enjoyed […]

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Another Group 1 Winner as The Wow Signal Wins The Prix Morny

A tough & classy performance from The Wow Signal saw him Win today’s Gr.1 Prix Morny in Deauville and complete a fantastic Gr.1 double for Richard Knight following Garswood’s win in the Prix Maurice de Gheest just a fortnight ago. The Wow Signal who won the Coventry Stakes Gr.2 on his previous start showed great courage and battling qualities in […]

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Successful day for October Part 1 Pinhooks

Yesterday proved to be a successful day for Richard Knight’s pinhook selections which are due to sell in the October Part 1 catalogue. The day started well when Pinter won the 7f Nursery at Lingfield having to come from last to first and from the widest draw to finish with a rattle and win with just a hint of ease. […]

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