bee eater


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colorful chiefly tropical Old World bird having a strong graceful flight

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In the three-year-old filly Bee Eater, Prescott has found another capable of running up a sequence, but she faces her toughest test to date when stepping up to Listed company in the EBF Slatch Farm Stud Flying Fillies' Stakes.
Sir Mark Prescott has a filly with talent in BEE EATER (3.
But birds which could move to colonise Britain include the bee eater, the Sardinian warbler, and hoopoe.
WITH a rapidly progressive profile and a Racing Post Rating that has quickly moved into three figures, the Sir Mark Prescotttrained Bee Eater is fancied to take the step up into Listed company in her stride today in Pontefract's feature race, the EBF Slatch Farm Stud Flying Fillies' Stakes (3.
BEE EATER overcame greenness to win on her debut and still looked pretty clueless when turned over next time on her handicap debut, but always looked in charge at Warwick last time.
50) made his debut in a six furlong maiden at Haydock at the beginning of June and finished last of nine behind Sir Mark Prescott's Bee Eater.
Bee Eater has been making a rapid rise through the ranks and can continue her winning streak in the GL Events Handicap at Newmarket.
FOLLOW: Bee Eater, Bid For Glory, Binanti, Broomielaw, Exit Smiling, Gold Prospect, Kirk Michael, Medieval Maiden, Platinum Charmer, Royal Rationale, Silencio, Sovietta, Summer Dancer, The Skerret, Tumbleweed Glory
SIR MARK PRESCOTT calls Bee Eater a 'character' but the flying filly once again showed bundles of speed as she darted to a hattrick success in the 6f handicap.
OTHER HORSES TO FOLLOW: Bee Eater, Bid For Glory, Binanti, Broomielaw, Exit Smiling, Gold Prospect, Kirk Michael, Medieval Maiden, Platinum Charmer, Royal Rationale, Silencio, Sovietta, Summer Dancer, The Skerret, Tumbleweed Glory
Ultimately, he was caught on the line by the well-backed Bee Eater but the colt - who is out of speedy Molecomb winner Inya Lake - can reap the benefits of his debut and is an obvious sort to open his account very shortly.
The bee eater, one of 133 birds to include the wasp in their diet, counteracts the sting by rubbing the insect against a branch or tree trunk before scoffing it.
There were memories of the top mare Marwell as Bee Eater, a granddaughter of the champion sprinter, carried the same colours of owner Sir Edmund Loder to a debut victory in the 6f maiden under Paul Hanagan, who was successful on Peruvian Prince later on.
Bee Eater was a decisive winner of the 6f fillies' handicap at Newmarket yesterday.
Winner Machine chipped in with BEE EATER (5-2) and of course Value Scope came up with AL KHAALEEJ (7-2) recommended at 5-1.