A first victory since September 2016 for the ultra-consistent Salouen in the Listed Buckhounds
Stakes would doubtless have left Kirk smiling, but he was beaming after Bubble And Squeak and She Believes followed up later on Saturday's card.
Epsom's Coronation Cup is once again the aim for Salouen after a straightforward win in the Carey Group Buckhounds
SALOUEN (2.50) can warm up for the busy season ahead by taking the Listed Buckhounds
At Ascot, SALOUEN (left) deserves his place at the head of the market for the Buckhounds
Earlier on the card, I fancy BARSANTI to repeat his win from last year in the Carey Group Buckhounds
Salouen, a four-year-old son of Canford Cliffs finished third on his seasonal debut over Saturday's course and distance in the Buckhounds
Stakes in May but has shown considerable improvement since.
Barsanti (10-11 favourite) had to work hard to justify strong market support in the Carey Group Buckhounds
Stakes on his first run for 301 days.
Roger Varian's Barsanti, who ran some fine races in defeat last season including at Royal Ascot and a Listed contest at York, can make a winning return in the Listed Carey Group Buckhounds
UAE Prince failed to rule the roost in the Buckhounds
Stakes at Ascot.
the member of a hunt who is designated to supervise the kennels and hunting arrangements, as master of beagles, master of buckhounds
, master of foxhounds, master of harriers, etc., or with the designation of a particular pack of hounds.
Looking up "Wodde" in appendix 5, "Biographical Sketches," reveals he was George Wood, Sergeant of the Buckhounds
, who answered to the Master of the Buckhounds
under the supervision of the Master of the Horse in the Queen's Household (appendix 3, "Offices and Occupations").
Area FifTy one should be given ANOTHER chance aT LisTed level in The Carey Group Buckhounds