landammann

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landammann

(ˈlændəmən) or

landamman

n
(Government, Politics & Diplomacy) (sometimes capital) the chairman of the governing council in any of several Swiss cantons
[C18: Swiss German, from Land country + Ammann, from Amt office + Mann man]
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From a feted win on Landaman at Glorious Goodwood one summer to being denied a licence little more than a year later, he went from shooting for the moon to shooting himself in the foot.
He finished mid-div in a hot 18-runner handicap behind Landaman at Goodwood last time and the handicapper has dropped him 5lb to 90.
Ransom Note, Jet Away, Kingsdesire and Mark Johnston's Landaman, winner of the first and last events at Glorious Goodwood, are other notable entries.
Mark Johnston wrapped up the Glorious Goodwood trainers title with a double in the concluding race with Landaman, taking his tally to seven.
Wright Ones EPSOM:2pm Hajras 2.05pm Euxton Hall 2.40pm St Nicholas Abbey 3.15pm Bear Behind 4pm (Investec Derby) 1 CAMELOT 2 Astrology 3 Mickdaam 4.50pm Oceanway 5.25pm Lui Rei HAYDOCK:1.40pm Bayan 2.10pm English Summer 2.35pm Red Jazz 3.10pm Shimmering Surf 3.40pm Bogart 4.40pm Sioux Rising 5.15pm Red Quartet MUSSELBURGH: 1.55pm All On Red 2.25pm Gabrial's King 2.55pm Partner 3.30pm Sparkling Portrait (NAP) 4.25pm Rasaman 5pm Staff SergeantBEVERLEY: 2.30pm Landaman 3pm Ask The Guru 3.35pm Annie Walker 4.30pm Hopes N Dreams 5.40pm Petsas Pleasure CATTERICK:2.45pm Drive Home 3.20pm Orpsie Boy TOMORROW'S NAP: Royal Bajan (3.20pm Nottingham).
PONTEFRACT: 2.30 Paradise Spectre, 3.00 Passionada, 3.30 Jonny Lesters Hair, 4.00 Caranbola, 4.30 Tillietudlem, 5.00 Jameel, 5.30 Landaman, 6.00 Petsas Pleasure.
NAOMI MATTHEW: 2.30 Paradise Spectre, 3.00 Passionada (nb), 3.30 Jonny Lesters Hair, 4.00 Caranbola, 4.30 Tillietudlem, 5.00 Jameel, 5.30 Landaman, 6.00 Petsas Pleasure.
Britishapprenticechampionshipcontenders DarrenEgan Wins36 Odds4-5* Season highlighted by a Glorious Goodwood double on Landaman and Aussie Reigns.
Landaman (5.40) has already shown earlier in the season that he can take racing twice in a short space of time and he is expected to follow up his victory in the opener to the Goodwood on Tuesday by landing the race that brings the curtain down on the festival for Mark Johnston.
After sending out Landaman (12-1) to win the opener on Tuesday, he followed yesterday with Hurricane Higgins (14-1) and claimed the UBS with Sir Graham Wade (14-1).
Having saddled the opening winner of the meeting in Landaman on Tuesday, Goodwood specialist Mark Johnston secured his second and third winners of the week.
WARWICK: 2.10 Suivez L[sup.3]Argent, 2.45 Brave Dream, 3.20 Bathwick Bear, 3.55 Willies Wonder, 4.30 DISCRESSION (NAP), 5.05 Landaman, 5.40 My Pearl, 6.15 Sudden Wish.