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Imperial Commander (horse)

Imperial Commander
Sire Flemensfirth
Dam Ballinlovane
Damsire Le Moss
Foaled 2001
Country Ireland
Color Bay
Breeder Colman O'Flynn
Owner Our Friends in the North
Trainer Nigel Twiston-Davies
Summary
Imperial Commander is a thoroughbred racehorse out of Ballinlovane by Flemensfirth. This horse was born around 2001 in Ireland, and was bred by Colman O'Flynn.
Major wins
Paddy Power Gold Cup (2008)
Ryanair Chase (2009)
Cheltenham Gold Cup (2010)
Horse (Equus ferus caballus)
Last updated on 3 April 2010


Imperial Commander (foaled 21 May 2001) is a 9 year old throughbred racehorse.

Racing career

Trained by Nigel Twiston-Davies and ridden by jockey Paddy Brennan, Imperial Commander won the Gold Cup in 2010 at the Cheltenham Festival. The horse finished ahead of favourites Kauto Star and Denman. He has also won the 2008 Paddy Power Gold Cup and the Ryanair Chase in 2009, and came 2nd to Kauto Star in the 2009 Betfair Chase.[1]

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