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Sariska (horse)

Sariska
Sire Pivotal
Dam Maycocks Bay
Grandsire Polar Falcon
Damsire Muhtarram
Gender Filly
Foaled 2006
Country Great Britain
Color Bay
Breeder Carole, Lady Bamford
Owner Carole, Lady Bamford
Trainer Michael Bell
Record 4: 3-0-0
Earnings £243,943
Summary
Sariska is a thoroughbred racehorse out of Maycocks Bay by Pivotal. She was born around 2006 in Great Britain, and was bred by Carole, Lady Bamford.
Major wins

Musidora Stakes (2009)

British Classic Race wins:
Epsom Oaks (2009)
Irish Oaks (2009)
Awards
European Champion 3-Y-O Filly (2009)
Horse (Equus ferus caballus)

Sariska (foaled February 14, 2006 in England) is a Thoroughbred filly racehorse. Bred and raced by Lady Bamford, she was named for the Sariska Tiger Reserve in the Alwar district of the Indian state of Rajasthan.

Trained by Michael Bell, Sariska made her racing debut on November 1, 2008, winning a maiden race for filles at Newmarket Racecourse. She did not return to the track until April 18, 2009 when she ran fourth to winner Lahaleeb in the Fred Darling Stakes at Newbury Racecourse. In her next start, Sariska won the Musidora Stakes at York Racecourse. Made the betting favorite for the Epsom Oaks, under jockey Jamie Spencer, who had ridden her in all of her previous starts, Sariska did not disappoint and outfought Midday down the stretch to win the Classic by a small head. She followed that up with another victory in the Irish Oaks, where she once again confirmed her superiority over Midday, as Sariska cruised to a comfortable victory, never coming off the bridle.

Pedigree of Sariska
Sire
Pivotal
Polar Falcon Nureyev Northern Dancer
Special
Marie D'Argonne Jefferson
Mohair
Fearless Revival Cozzene Caro
Ride The Rails
Stufida Bustino
Zerbinetta
Dam
Maycocks Bay
Muhtarram Alleged Hoist The Flag
Princess Pout
Ballet de France Northern Dancer
Fabulous Native
Beacon High Top Derring-Do
Camenae
Mountain Lodge Blakeney
Fiddlededee

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