WISH WE HAD A FEW MORE LIKE CAMILLAS!

Camillas Wish attempts to complete a remarkable five timer when she runs at Perth tomorrow afternoon (6th July) in a 3 mile Novices' Handicap Hurdle for which 11 horses have been declared. Miss Becky Smith, who claims 7lb, again takes the ride.

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Camillas Wish & Becky Smith come home easy winners at Cartmel

Bought out of Jim Dreaper's yard after winning a Down Royal Hunter Chase on 1st May, this 8 year old daughter of Presenting has rattled off 3 straight wins for LRS over hurdles at Fakenham & Uttoxeter as well as a facile chase success at Cartmel on 30th June where Becky, who works for Micky Hammond, was having only her third ride over the larger obstacles. The Racing Post stated ' CW won her 4th consecutive race here back over fences from an exploitable mark with a bold jumping display. She bolted up in truth, coming further & further clear on the lengthy run-in.'

On dismounting at the Cumbrian track the 30 year old said ' Camillas Wish & I have struck up a good bond & she seems to like being ridden by lady riders as Lisa O'Neill won on her in Ireland. She has the heart of a lion.'

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Smiles all round in the Winner’s Enclosure at Cartmel

Camillas Wish runs in the name of Blackburn businessman David Proos whose colours were carried into 3rd place by Rinus in the 1990 Grand National won by Mr Frisk.

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