English Racing News And Gossip.: Rhodora to Get a Rest--Great Horses Safe in Argentina--Betting on St. Leger., Daily Racing Form, 1908-09-04


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ENGLISH RACING NEWS AND GOSSIP Kbodora to Get a Rest Great Horses Safe in Ar ¬ gentina Betting on St Leer Loddun Eng August 22 Mr Richard Crokcr has i ide i Uiat Rhodora shall not bo seen in nubile PRaiituntil she takes part in the Turf Club Cup at the Curragh meeting next month so that she Is flOC likely to be pent to Doncaster A cablegram has been received at Newmarket on nd Polar Star which were bought recently by tlie Jo do Atfua Stud Both horses were in good con ¬ dition after their voyage Long prices were paid at the totalizator at the Gothn Yftmnnhvl rnops recently The chief event vraii the Thuringian Prize of 30000 marks Owing to a thunderstorm Just before the race which prob ¬ ably upset a number p the twoyearolds the first Drtzc was gained by an absolute outsider Samiel the totalizator paying out 1878 marks for 10 Whilst JJi placings ran 444 1292 and 77 for 20 Nothing like tlilx lias been known in Germany since 1000 JTKfen T778 for 10 were paid at Hoppegartcn Yedas the winner of the Two Thousand Guineas ui 1005 having been found useless for stud pur ¬ poses has been destroyed Tlio destroyedTlio latest betting on the St Lcgcr is Your Ma ¬ jesty 7 to 4 Ebdr 5 to 1 Signorjnetta 0 to 1 Santo Stralo 8 to 1 Norman III 10 to 1 Beinbo W to 1 Abbots Abodef 25 to 1 and Courtesy 25 to 1 1Owing Owing to Uie death of his father none of Albert Bendons horses will meet their engagements for the present An exception will however be made in tlie case of El or which will fulfill his liability in the St Leger provided he remains fit and well up to the day of the race raceChevaHcrGinlstrellis ChevaHcrGinlstrellis Signorinetta owing to some slight Internal disorder has dene nothing beyond cantering exercise for Uie last tew days but noth ¬ ing serious Is feared and it is expected that the iuare weekThe will resumo good work early this week The Deauvllle Grand Prize worth about 18000 teas run at Deauville last Sunday and won by M A iFouIds Chelkh 4 by Jacobite Cloehette 117 twuuds 12 to l in the betting and ridden by the English boy Hobbs The favorite Maflce Hi was asfc Some time ago the corporation of Paisley re ¬ solved that the Silver Bells dated 1008 which are annually raced fof in that Scotch burg and which have been valued by experts at a large sum should iw longer leave tlieic custody but should be merely presented to the owner of the winner immediately after the race and at once handed back again the only lasting memento of each years event be ¬ ing the attachment of a silver plate bearing the llamas of the winning owner and horse loathe hand ¬ some casket in which the bells are deposited It is now stated however that the members of the corporation have decided to rescind their resolution and the bells will after certain formalities have been observed he handed over to the latest winner of them F J Benson recently bought the following horses from Mr Croker Alabama 2 halfsister to Orby and Levalto 2 also The Battler yearling l y Lcsterlln or Clonmcll out of Rhoda B dam of Orby with engagements for 23000 and a con ¬ tingency of 5000 on The Battler Air Benson takes Derby W H Manser on behnlf of l J Benson has resold to Mr R Croker Alabama and Levalto with their engagements and also cancelled the con fingcncy of 5000 on The Battler Mr Benson takes Tlie Battler with engagements at 17000 and Dr McCabe will train the colt the name of which has been NapoleonMr changed to Emperor Napoleon Mr Croker has sold Coragh Leah 3 by Americus out of Palm Lily to John Wldgcr who was im ¬ pressed by the manner in which the colt won the Donerailo Plate at Tramore last Thursday under the big impost of 150 pounds poundsTlie Tlie principal winning riders on tlie flat up to yes ¬ terday are given in the compilation below JockeyHiggs Jockey Mis iHt 2d 3d Unp PO Higgs W Ui 77 75 itt 228 37ST Malier D 207 75 41 33 118 2S05 2S05r0 Wootton F r0 03 54 17rt 1777 Madden 0 322 50 43 41 1SS ir t t3S2 Trigg O 3S2 41 43 42 251 1204 Kaxby Wv 23 4r 14 2i 125 inu inut2 riggs William t2 45 17 41 15IC ItffiT Hulsev W 310 44 12 44 IWl 144l Randall H 20 S 33 153 1444 Dillon B 183 iO 20 101 1 3H Tones H 2C 22 97 1547 Martin J H 31 UK 1044 Rlngstead C 172 24 2 i 24 S 1315 Wheatloy E HO 23 12 11 70 1982 McCall G 144 23 21 21 79 1507 Grlggs Walter 223 23 IS 24 158 1031 Jones C 144 21 23 14 SO 1405

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