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May 15, 2021
Wow, what kind of performance was that? At the eighth start of his career, Lucky In The Sky demoted his opponents to extras on Saturday. The white horse owned by the Mandarin stable, trained on site by Yasmin Almenräder, was taken to the outside by winning jockey Adrie de Vries in the straight and the matter was already decided, the four-year-old was Canterware from then on. Highly superior to four lengths, according to the judge's ruling. The strongly running debutante Elegant Fighter, with a huge draw, finished second ahead of Eleonora from Röttgen and will hardly remain without a win for long. This is no longer Elegant Fighter. "He had bad luck a few times last year, could have won once or twice," said Adrie de Vries after the victory on the gray stallion, a picture of a horse. Hans Bierkämper is the owner of the Mandarin stable and followed the victory in the “Galopper of the Year” award in Dortmund.
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Dortmund14. May 2021
Two triple winners and an unexpected success in the main race - these are the headlines at the start of the grass track season on the horse racing track in Dortmund-Wambel. The first race day of the "green season" in Wambel took place without spectators due to the corona pandemic.
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May 14, 2021
In the last GOL trend barometer we asked about the outcome of the jockeys championship. Bauyrzhan Murzabayev vs Maxim Pecheur - Will it be exciting or will the champ pull away? Who will be champion? Most of the answers were given before the Thursday race day in Dortmund, when the champion won three races and increased the lead over Maxim Pecheur again. The result: Stay tight until the end - 26% Murzabayev wins clearly -26% Murzabayev clearly ahead - 25% Pecheur can turn it around - 19% Completely someone else wins - 3% Don't have an opinion - 2%
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May 13, 2021
In the races over the extreme distances, the clearest favorites of the day started in Dortmund on Thursday. Over 800 meters it was the 1.1: 1 chance Gamgoom, and in the age weight race over 3200 meters it was For Pleasure, trained by Andreas Wöhler for the Etzean Stud. The jukebox jury daughter, who was third in the Mehl-Mülhens Trophy (Gr.III) in Hamburg last year behind the class mares Virginia Joy and Kalifornia Queen, started as a 1.2: 1 favorite and made it it's nowhere near as exciting as Gamgoom. Because under Jozef Bojko, who like Bauyrzhan Murzabayev scored his third daily goal, the four-year-old won by 13 lengths over Night Fever, behind which Nolan took third place. However, those who hit the two-way bet in this race didn't have much to laugh about, because it paid 1.0: 1. (to the video) The Etzean stud had already been able to look forward to a nice breeding hit in Longchamp when the five-year-old Noble Music, bred by the Hessian kennel, won the Prix Gold River, a list race for four-year-old mares and older mares over 2800 meters worth 48,000 euros . The Sea The Moon daughter from Jerome Reynier's stable won under Gerald Mosse with a neck advantage against the favorite Vaucelle. In the race with the four-bet, the equalization IV over 2000 meters, Robin Haedens came into play with a box ride, because the young Belgian won on the Dr. Andreas Bolte trained gelding Mercutio, on which he stood in for the injured Sean Byrne. At a rate of 8.4: 1, the five-year-old won easily against Amity Island, behind the favorites Fire Linn and Northern Fairy took third and fourth place, thus completing the four-bet that paid 1,936.8: 1. (to the video)
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May 13, 2021
Great day for trainer Marion Renggli from Harsewinkel in East Westphalia. The owner trainer, who with Dumas and Gilbert only has two horses on her training list, presented both of them as winners in Dortmund. Because after Dumas had won Equalization III over 1750 meters, Gilbert also won Equalization IV over 1600 meters. (to the video) As Dumas ridden by Jozef Bojko, the six-year-old Tertullian son, who had a 4.4: 1 chance in the race contested by six horses, ended up as a debutant of the season to an easy victory over the long-leading Majestic Ace, behind whom the favorite Jangkhe took third place. Marion Renggli ("I can't believe it yet") achieved a real feat, because about two years ago, more precisely on June 22, 2019 in Magdeburg, Dumas and Gilbert had also won on the same day.
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May 13, 2021
The first grass track race day of the Dortmund racing season 2021 will be the Murzabayev Festival. Because after the two-time German jockey champion was able to win the first two races with Gamgoom or Normfliegerin, there was daily hit number three for the Kazakhs in the third day test, a maiden race for three-year-old mares over 1400 meters. This time it was the Soldier Hollow daughter Naraja, trained by his boss Peter Schiergen (second day win) for the Gestüt Park Wiedingen by Helmut von Finck, who led the master jockey to victory. After a race from the front meeting, the mare prevailed on her second start as a 2.1: 1 favorite against Laterani, behind whom Pundara took third place. (to the video) "In the end, she still looked a bit green, but the jockey did everything well. Today the distance was a bit short, whether she is the big one has to be shown, we go there step by step", so Peter Schiergen after his second daily goal over the mare who, like Normfliegerin, who won the second race, was nominated for the Diana Henkel Prize. In the fourth race, Equalization III over 1750 meters, there was almost a fourth Murzabayev goal, but in this stage he was only second with Romy van der Meulens Rajguru. Dumas, trained by Marion Rotering, was stronger in this race on his season debut. The Pivotal son prevailed after a race from the front meeting as the longest underdog with a ratio of 20.1: 1. Third place went to Soyeux, fourth was the favorite Kiki Dee. "We were optimistic about finishing in the top four," said Walter Renggli, husband of trainer Marion Renggli after the race. (to the video)
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May 13, 2021
Horses from Hans-Hugo Miebach's Wittekindshof stud farm often win on their owner’s home track in Dortmund. And also on Thursday, the honorary president of the Dortmund racing club in Wambel was able to look forward to a hit in his blue-white-black colors. Because in the maiden race for the derby year over 2400 meters, the first three-year race over the derby distance of the current season in Germany, the standard pilot, trained for him by Peter Schiergen, won. The Adlerflug daughter, who started the race with a 5.2: 1 chance, nodded under champion Bauyrzhan Murzabayev, who thus scored his second daily goal, exactly on the line, and won with a head margin over Nordstrand (Maxim Pecheur), who finished second for the fifth time at the sixth start. Third place went to Loft, who was always at the forefront. "The distance was a bit short last time. She coped well with the rest of the way, she fought well and made herself long exactly on the line," said winner coach Peter Schiergen after the race about the winner, who was a nomination for the Diana has the Henkel Prize. (to the video)
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May 13, 2021
If you can speak of a winner in a racehorse in Germany, then it is Gamgoom. On Thursday, the ten-year-old Exceed and Excel son from the stable of trainer Mario Hofer and the possession of Guido Schmitt in Dortmund, as expected, scored his 22nd career goal in the sales race over 800 meters of the straight track. (to the video) But Germany's most victorious active racehorse made it really exciting in the sprint of five horses, endowed with 3,000 euros, under champion Bauyrzhan Murzabayev, because in the finish both Daring Match (Maike Riehl) on the inside and the Belgian guest held Blazed (Leon Wolff) on the outside against it for a long time. Daring Match was probably even ahead at the first goal, but it is well known that the 800 meter race in Dortmund will go to the second goal. And with his finishing strength, the champion helped Gamgoom to his 22nd victory, at the finish "Goomy" had a neck advantage over Daring Matc, from whom it was only a head up to Blazed. Despite the sweating for the gelding's numerous weather conditions, there was not much money to be won, because the oldie entered the race as a 1.1: 1 favorite. "We sweated, but he fought and of course the jockey put him together again. We are now looking for suitable races for him, we want to get something with him," said winner coach Mario Hofer after the race. "The plan is to use Gamgoom to approach the mark of 30 victories that oldtimers once achieved over as many small races as possible. As long as it plays along, that remains the plan," said Gamgoom owner Guido Schmitt afterwards Run. Incidentally, none of the five starters was sold after the race.
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May 13, 2021
Young rider Sean Byrne, currently ranked 15th in the German statistics with five wins this season, has to pass on the extended turf weekend. The Irishman broke the metatarsal bone of his left leg in an incident during his morning work on Wednesday. "A horse jumped at me, and it happened. How long I'll be out and whether the foot needs to be operated on, I can't say yet. I'll visit a specialist on Monday," said the trainee who works at Marcel Weiß in Mülheim on Thursday opposite GaloppOnline.de. Since Byrne had numerous engagements at the events in Dortmund, Magdeburg, Mülheim and Hanover, there will be some rider changes on these racing days. In the first race of the Dortmund Thursday card, in which Byrne has to be replaced twice, Maike Riehl jumps in on Daring Match for the injured rider.
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May 12, 2021
After Dortmund, Magdeburg and Mülheim, it continues on Sunday in Hanover. The racing calendar hardly allows a break at the moment. OK then. There are two races on the list on Sunday on the Neue Bult. There is the Göddert Sybrecht memory race that ran over the mile and the Taxi4Horses Hanoverian mare price over 2000 meters, which is under the patronage of Günther Schmidt's company for the second time since 2020. Both races are endowed with 15,000 euros. In the mile race, there is a reunion with Emoji, who was sold to the Valor team after their superior two-year victory in Iffezheim. The Soldier Hollow daughter, trained by Francis Henri-Graffard, won a list when she was three in France and came in Group II. In the Poule d’Essai des Pouliches she found it too difficult. After finishing sixth at this year's start to the season, the four-year-old is the favorite under Michael Cadeddu. In the fight for victory, Emoji has to deal with the Marshmallow (Bauyrzhan Murzabayev) trained by Peter Schiergen for the Brümmerhof Stud. The four-year-old, who is also from Soldier Hollow, went the handicap route after her maiden victory and is now trying her hand at list level for the first time. You should trust her to make this leap. Henk Grewe attacks, among other things, with the Recover Me (Andrasch Starke) trained for the Ecurie des Mouettes and Oceanic Bloodstock. At six, the oldest participant in the field was last on the list in Hoppegarten behind Axana, who last won the Chartwell Fillies ‘Stakes. Axana's trainer Andreas Wöhler will be there on Sunday with Haus Ittlingerin Isaia (Eduardo Pedroza). The Farhh daughter was also last with a handicap and is now making her debut in the list class.
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May 12, 2021
In the deliberations about another use of the Dortmund racetrack, which was initiated at an inopportune time, the city of Dortmund rowed backwards. The racing club had given the considerations a clear rejection (read here). In the Ruhr-Nachrichten, planning department Ludger Wilde is quoted as saying: “We are behind the racecourse. At no time did we intend to question the racetrack. ”The track has a long tradition and he also hopes that it will have a long future.
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Dortmund May 10, 2021
It was with great astonishment that the racing club learned from the press on Monday that the city of Dortmund was thinking about over-planning the racetrack area as part of a development concept. The racetrack area - including the track depicted in the photo report - is owned by the association, which is a private legal entity that is completely independent of the city.
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Dortmund 10. May 2021
The Dortmund racing club is kicking off the grass track season 2021 on the traditional Ascension Day racing day (May 13th) with an interesting range of bets and a strong sporting highlight. "Unfortunately, due to the corona pandemic, spectators are still not allowed, but we are offering the spectators Attractive performance tests and betting opportunities on the screens at home. ”The first of the eight races will start at 1.30 pm. Note: The Corona special rules for race day can be found at Galopp Online and on the homepage of the Dortmund racing club.
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May 10, 2021
On Thursday's race day in Dortmund, the bettors are offered some chances in the combination bets. The seventh race in particular, the compensation IV over 2000 meters, is a race in which you simply have to try a four-bet. Because in this "betting opportunity of the day" there is a guaranteed minimum payout of 25,000 euros in a four-way bet, including a jackpot of 8,000 euros. 14 horses will start in this race, there are enough opportunities for speculation and a high quota in the four-bet is quite likely. If that's not enough for you, you can try the premium three-way bet in the fourth race, a Compensation III over 1750 meters. Because in this there is a guaranteed payout of 10,000 euros and a jackpot of 2,242.52 euros. The eight-race card in Wambel on Thursday also includes the now mandatory sales race over 800 meters, in which Guido Schmitt's Gamgoom can score his 22nd career goal, and an age weight race over 3200 meters, in the race with the Etzean trained by Andreas Wöhler For Pleasure, the third in last year's Mehl-Mülhens Trophy is a clear favorite.
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May 10, 2021
In the run-up to the race day on Sunday, the Dortmund racing club points out the corona-related rules: For Sunday, May 13, 2021 - Dortmund - the following special CORONA regulations apply: Access to the race track is only possible for people who have been registered by the racing club beforehand. Two owners are allowed per horse. We expressly point out the current regulations for entering NRW from risk areas! For people who have been in a risk area published by the RKI in the last 14 days before the race day, the legal obligations of the Corona Entry Ordinance of the State of North Rhine-Westphalia (CoronaEinrVO-NW) apply. Each participant is responsible for compliance with the legal obligations! Please only use the form at www.dortmunder-rennverein.de/akkreditierung. We point out that the time spent on the racetrack is to be reduced to a minimum. People who have not registered electronically by Wednesday, May 12, 2021 (8:00 p.m.) will not be allowed access to the racecourse. There is no possibility of re-accreditation on the day of the race - anyone not on the list will not be admitted. The access to the racecourse (for the stable area and in general) is generally via the access to the parking lot “A” (neon sign “Wettstar”) from the Rennweg. There is no access from car park B or C on this day - so no access in the amount of the secretariat - this generally applies to every participant! A central "check-in" takes place at the driveway. There the identity cards or other official photo identification are checked. Check-in is from 9:30 a.m. If an earlier arrival cannot be avoided, please register in the secretariat (by Friday) on 0231 562266-0 and follow the instructions. For riders, according to the rules of the umbrella association, the race track may only be entered if a negative SARS-CoV2-PCR test that is no more than 72 hours old is presented and a rapid test is carried out on site. The quick test is carried out from 10 a.m. on the drive-thru test facility (same entrance as check-in). The PCR test is also checked there. Race riders receive their access authorization there. Another separate check-in is then unnecessary. The test site is open until around 2:30 p.m. (3rd race). Please be at the test site by 2 p.m. at the latest - even if you are riding in later races (the test takes approx. 15-20 minutes). No tests can be carried out later! The horse transporters drive from the check-in to the stable area. Large trucks can also drive into the stable area at the level of the riding hall after prior notification. Professional racing riders also wear suitable mouth and nose protection in the race, at the starting point and in the lead ring - FFP2 masks are placed on the scales. Masks are required in the changing rooms. Weighing scales and changing rooms are in the scales building. Please note the cordoned-off areas to keep your distance. Riders are housed in the "old glass stand" - above the weighing building. Showers may only be used individually. The sauna is closed.The betting shop, the bistro, the restaurant and the closed grandstands are NOT open. There will be a food stand. Please note the ban on consuming food / drinks within 50 meters of this stand. The snack stand has therefore been relocated. Betting boxes are not available on this race day. Please switch to the online offers on this race day. It is mandatory to wear a medical mask (OR) or FFP2 at all times on the entire site - indoor areas, buildings, stable areas and all open spaces. Accordingly, smoking is prohibited around the building entrances. If ordered by Deutscher Galopp eV as part of the hygiene concept or separately, by the race management or the board of the Dortmund Rennverein eV, every participant in the performance tests (i.e. all persons present on the racetrack) is obliged to sign a SARS-CoV-2 - To undergo rapid antigen tests. The result of this test will be made available to the board of the racing club, the racing management and Deutscher Galopp e.V. A report by the doctor in charge, the racing club or the medical staff to the responsible health department is approved. This also applies to the tests at the public test site for racing riders. Violations of regulations within the scope of the hygiene concepts and their implementation by Deutscher Galopp e.V., the race management or the Dortmund Racing Club e.V. can be punished as a violation of an order within the framework of the racing regulations. The organizer's house rights also remain. A violation of instructions can lead to expulsion from the racetrack.
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May 10, 2021
Oldie but Goldie! There is hardly a horse in German horse racing that applies this saying better than Potemkin. The ten-year-old New Approach son from Simon Stokes' stable is still very classy even in old age and is still one of the best middle distance riders in the country. The gelding, owned by Klaus Allofs and the Stiftung Gestüt Fährhof, was still successful on Group III in Milan last year when he won the Premio del Piazzale under Dennis Schiergen, which meant the seventh group goal for the New Approach son . In addition, the long-running hit also has a list win in its record. And on Thursday in Dortmund, where he has already won the Grand Prix of Economics twice, his ninth Black Type hit will follow. Because under champion Bauyrzhan Murzabayev Potemkin will be one of the favorites in the Dortmund Grand Prix Trial, the list race over 1750 meters endowed with 15,000 euros, which will be the highlight of the race day on Thursday. But it will not be an easy task, because with Wonnemond (Sascha Smrczek / Bayarsaikhan Ganbat) and Zavaro (Henk Grewe / Andrasch Starke), who last scored his first group goal in the Kalkmann Spring Mile, he meets two opponents, one have a similarly high handicap mark as him. In addition, with Liberty London (Waldemar Hickst / Eduardo Pedroza) there is a list winner in the field who has to carry nine pounds less. The field is completed in the list check by Dominik Mosers Aldenham (Lilli-Marie Engels), Nastasja Volz-Degels Annika (Maxim Pecheur), Janina Reese's Wildfang (Martin Seidl), as well as the Red Hot trained by Gavin Heron in France, that of Adrie de Vries is ridden. A total of eight races will be held in Dortmund on Thursday, with the first start at 1.30 p.m.
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