Farther along the tail the streaming gout of fire lost intensity and coherence as it widened and dissipated in fading swirls of translucent smoke and pale luminosity, through the equatorial counterglow
and beyond, across half the sky.
To date, that crop includes four winners, namely Sound Advice, who ran third in the Listed Stonehenge Stakes at Salisbury, and impressive maiden scorers Counterglow
, Electrician and Kinloch Castle.
Claimers claim the spoils Apprentices failed only at the last to go through the card as Patrick Hills on his uncle John Hills's What About Me, Antioco Murgia on Godolphin outsider Counterglow
and Martin Harley on Mick Channon's Silca Conegliano, joined with Beschizza and Lawson for a famous five for the claimers.