Executive Force extends William Haggas' fruitful run with Maiden Stakes victory at Newbury
In fact the three inches of rain, which lashed Newbury on Thursday night might even have helped newcomer Executive Force to make it 26 wins in 16 days for the red-hot Haggas team.
The son of Australian sire Sepoy ripped through the sludge to win by an ever-increasing two and a half lengths from Dark Power in the second division of the Thatcham Butchers’ Maiden Stakes.
Executive Force was backed down to 2-1 favourite and left a beaming rider Pat Cosgrave to smile and declare: “Nice horse!”
Haggas’s wife Maureen said: “He’s going to be nice next year. He’ll maybe have one more run.”
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