Nell Gywn


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Noun1.Nell Gywn - English comedienne and mistress of Charles II (1650-1687)Nell Gywn - English comedienne and mistress of Charles II (1650-1687)
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On Wednesday, the Wiltshire based handler saddled Osaili to win the Group 3 Nell Gywn Stakes, a notable trials for the 1,000 Guineas.
Just the Judge's trainer Charlie hills will repeat the exercise with Royal Ascot winner Kiyoshi, who along with another 1,000 Guineas challenger Lucky Kristale will provide the hors d'oeuvres to the main course, of which the Nell Gywn, in which Kingman's trainer John Gosden is represented by Dorothy B, appears the most appetising.
Paying tribute to Fallon, Cumani said: "Kieren has been involved with her since the spring and rode her before she ran in the Nell Gywn.
The feature race on the first day is undoubtedly the Leslie Harrison Memorial Nell Gywn Stakes, which last year was a decent affair, won by John Gosden's Infallible.
Her stepfather is Viscount Astor and she is a direct descendant of Nell Gywn, mistress to Charles II.
Seven of the spring meeting's eight races are aimed at the Classic generation with the 1400m Group 3 Nell Gywn Stakes and the 1800m Fielden Stakes (Listed) being the main highlights.
Both yearlings by Galileo offered were keenly sought after, with a daughter of the Group 3-placed Nell Gywn selling to the Maryland-based Merriefield Farm for $450,000 and a filly out of Breeders' Cup Distaff heroine Adoration selling to Robert and Lawana Low for $560,000.
I believe that the timing of the Nell Gywn is just perfect and helps sharpen a horse for a test like the Guineas over the challenging mile at Newmarket.
WADING, general 7-1 second favourite for the Qipco 1,000 Guineas and 6-1 market leader for the Investec Oaks, could prep for those Classics by running in the Group 3 Nell Gywn Stakes at Newmarket on Wednesday, writes James Burn.
Entries, page 86 WADING, general 7-1 second favourite for the Qipco 1,000 Guineas and 6-1 market leader for the Investec Oaks, could prep for those Classics by running in the Group 3 Nell Gywn Stakes at Newmarket on Wednesday, writes James Burn.