Jump to: navigation, search

Premio Roma

The Premio Roma is a Group 1 flat horse race in Italy which is open to thoroughbreds aged three years or older. It is run at Capannelle, Rome, over a distance 2,000 metres (about 1¼ miles), and it is scheduled to take place each year in November.

The event was formerly contested over 2,800 metres, and it was cut to its present length in 1988.

Winners since 1983

Year

Winner

Age

Jockey

Trainer

Owner

Time
1983 High Hawk 3 Willie Carson John Dunlop Sheikh Mohammed 3:03.9
1984 Yawa 4 Joe Mercer Geoff Lewis Elisha Holdings 3:03.0
1985 Old Country 6 Lester Piggott Luca Cumani Mrs O. Abegg 3:05.4
1986 Fire of Life 4 Michel Jerome Luigi Camici Allevamento White Star 2:58.6
1987 Orban 4 Steve Cauthen Henry Cecil Prince A. A. Faisal 2:55.5
1988 Welsh Guide 3 Michael Kinane Michael Jarvis L. Monaldi 2:02.7
1989 Highland Chieftain 6 Willie Carson John Dunlop D. R. Hunnisett 2:02.6
1990 Legal Case 4 Frankie Dettori Luca Cumani Sir Gordon White 2:02.3
1991 Sikeston 5 Michael Roberts Clive Brittain Luciano Gaucci 2:06.5
1992 Misil 4 Frankie Dettori Vittorio Caruso Scuderia Laghi 2:07.4
1993 Knifebox 5 Pat Eddery John Gosden Sheikh Mohammed 2:07.6
1994 Big Tobin 5 Maurizio Pasquale Luigi Camici Lady Costanza Stable 2:07.5
1995 Slicious 3 Mario Esposito Vittorio Caruso Scuderia Laghi 2:00.8
1996 Flemensfirth 4 Frankie Dettori John Gosden Sheikh Mohammed 2:00.8
1997 Taipan 5 John Reid John Dunlop Lord Swaythling 2:06.4
1998 Taipan 6 Pat Eddery John Dunlop Exors of Lord Swaythling 2:03.3
1999 Elle Danzig 4 Andrasch Starke Andreas Schütz Gestüt Wittekindshof 2:07.1
2000 Elle Danzig 5 Andrasch Starke Andreas Schütz Gestüt Wittekindshof 2:09.3
2001 Shibuni's Falcon 4 Mario Esposito Maurizio Guarnieri Scuderia Athena 2:05.9
2002 Sunstrach 4 Frankie Dettori Emilio Borromeo Scuderia Rencati 2:02.7
2003 Imperial Dancer 5 Ted Durcan Mick Channon Imperial Racing 2:01.6
2004 Soldier Hollow 4 William Mongil Peter Schiergen Gestüt Park Wiedingen 2:02.7
2005 Soldier Hollow 5 William Mongil Peter Schiergen Gestüt Park Wiedingen 2:04.2
2006 Cherry Mix 5 Ted Durcan Saeed bin Suroor Godolphin 1:59.4
2007 Pressing 4 Neil Callan Michael Jarvis Gary A. Tanaka 2:02.1
2008 Estejo 4 Daniele Porcu Ralf Rohne Giovanni Martone 2:06.7
2009 Voila Ici 4 Mirco Demuro Vittorio Caruso Scuderia Incolinx 2:10.4

References


See also



Share

Premier Equine Classifieds

Subscribe

Subscribe to our newsletter and keep abreast of the latest news, articles and information delivered directly to your inbox.

Did You Know?

Modern horse breeds developed in response to a need for "form to function", the necessity to develop certain physical characteristics in order to perform a certain type of work... More...


The Gypsy Cob was originally bred to be a wagon horse and pulled wagons or caravans known as Vardos; a type of covered wagon that people lived in... More...


Archaeological evidence indicates that the Arabian horse bloodline dates back 4,500 years. Throughout history, Arabian horses spread around the world by both war and trade.... More...


That the term "Sporthorse" is a term used to describe a type of horse rather than any particular breed... More...