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n.1.(Bot.) The Neapolitan medlar (Cratægus azarolus), a shrub of southern Europe; also, its fruit.
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Meanwhile on the stands' side, last year's winner Very Wise took them along, with Azarole and Babodana, who took this race in 2004, prominent.
You have to go back to 1998 to find the last winner outside the four, five and six age group, so we can begin by losing Blythe Knight, Clipperdown, Mine, Azarole, Babodana, Watamu, Freman and Temple Place.
Sponsors: 13-2 Prince Forever,8 Yeaman's Hall,9 Little White Lie, Smokey Oakey,10 Escape Route,11 Rio Riva, 12 Very Wise, Vitznau, 14 European Dream,16 Raptor, 20 Annemasse, Blythe Knight, Fajr, Fremen, 25 Classic Port, Watamu, 33 Azarole, Babodana, 40 Clipperdown, Dhualar Dhar, Mine, 50 Temple Place.
AZAROLE will try to regain the winning thread in Saturday's Group Three JAXX-Pokal (Hamburger Mile) at Hamburg.
In the end Psychiatrist (9-4) took the spoils for Richard Hannon and Steve Drowne by a neck from Azarole with another Hannon runner, Hail The Chief, in third.
William Hill bet: 7-1 Goodricke, Polar Magic, 8-1 Peter Paul Rubens, 10-1 Azarole, New Seeker, Traytonic, 12-1 Mine, Partners In Jazz, Pivotal Flame, 20-1 Bahiano, Crosspeace, Khabfair, Moonlight Man, Polar Way, 25- 1 Appalachian Trail, Cape Fear, Millennium Force, My Paris, Night Air, 33-1 bar.
James Fanshawe's Azarole (12-1) was two-and-a-half lengths back in third, with his stable companion Royal Prince (8-1) fourth.
The master of Pegasus Stables followed up with his very next runner when Lady Georgina bolted in at Lingfield and he holds bright prospects of landing the Byrne Group Heron Stakes with AZAROLE at Kempton tomorrow.
Azarole ended his first season with a two-length fourth to Milk It Mick in the Somerville Tattersalls Stakes back at Headquarters, splitting Bachelor Duke and Brunel, who won the Irish and German Guineas respectively earlier this month.
As a half-sister to no less than nine winners, including the useful pair Azarole and Macadamia, it will be disappointing if there isn't more to come from Nutshell off a mark of 59.
WILLIAM HILL LINCOLN (March 31, Newcastle, 1mile straight): 14/1 Acheekyone, Bawaader, Blue Bajan, 16/1 Blythe Knight, Crooked Throw, Dansili Dancer, Gentlemans Deal, Illustrious Blue, Kalderon, Rio Riva, Speedy Sam, Tabadul, Zero Tolerance, 20/1 Bolodenka, Capable Guest, Collateral Damage, Dunelight, Fantastic View, Granston, Hartshead, New Seeker, Orchard Supreme, Plectrum, Red Spell, Supaseus, Wavertree Warrior, 25/1 Azarole, Blue Spinnaker, Fantoche, Fortune Isle, Humungous, King Of Argos, Kings Quay, Markovitch, Mezuzah, Montpellier, Mutawaffer, My Paris, Pentecost, Prince Samos, Rain Stops Play, South Cape, St Petersburg, Vacation, Very Wise, 33/1 bar.