Sailor King

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King of England and Ireland


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Known as the Sailor King, George was gruff, reactionary and emotionally repressed with a penchant for stamp collecting.
Sailor King has not been beaten far on each of his three starts since beating Resplendent Nova at Kempton in June.
Sent off at 33-1 for the milelong Richardson Handicap, her rider Marc Halford cut sharply up the inside rail when making his move inside the final furlong, scrimmaging with evenmoney favourite Sailor King and Titus Lumpus.
Starlight Gazer, by contrast, relished the muddy conditions as he landed the 7f handicap, the 2-1 shot pouncing late under Travis Block to beat Sailor King.
When he did accede to the throne, he was nicknamed the Sailor King and, although he had no legitimate children, he has many descendants through illegitimate offspring - including Tory leader David Cameron.
Pat Dobbs, initiating a 645-1 double, brought home Ellemujie while in-form Jim Crowley took over the steering to complete Ivory's double on Sailor King in the 7f handicap which brought a raft of suspensions.