Dick Turpin

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English highwayman (1706-1739)


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It's panto time at Longwood but if you don't have tickets for Dick Turpin you'll have to resort to highway robbery.
So Dick Turpin, come out of hiding and show yourself for what you really are.
Dick Turpin is the National Stud's first purchase since its transfer to the Jockey Club in 2008.
Canford Cliffs was robbed by Dick Turpin in the Greenham Stakes in April last year and his stablemate has a fitness advantage here, having got 2011 off to a winning start at Sandown.
Both Dick Turpin and Canford Cliffs are top-class milers, but if we can stretch them out in distance it not only increases our options but also raises their profile as potential stallion prospects.
Dick Turpin, an impressive winner of a Group One at Chantilly last time following three successive seconds at the same level, including two Guineas, was expected to return to France for his next race until owner John Marley brought out his cheque book and supplemented his top-class colt.
On Dick Turpin, who second in the 2,000 Guineas and also runner-up in France tosubsequent impressive French Derby winner Lope De Vega, Hannon added: "You've got to respect him, he's done absolutely nothing wrong.
There was no Dick Turpin to worry about yesterday and jockey Richard Hughes was oozing confidence all the way.
Richard Hannon, trainer of Dick Turpin and Dubawi Gold "It's going to be tough and we have three very good horses in front of us in the betting, but 25-1 is an insult to Dick Turpin, who has proved a star for us over the last three seasons.
And his confidence may not be totally misplaced as Dick Turpin currently holds the advantage with two victories on the three occasions the pair have met.
James plays Big Dick Turpin and Windsor is Harriet, a buxom tease.
DICK TURPIN is as short as 4-1 for York's International Stakes next Tuesday after being dramatically supplemented for the Juddmonte-sponsored Group 1 yesterday.
RICHARD Hannon's Dick Turpin finally gained the first Group One success of his career with a stunning display in the Prix Jean Prat at Chantilly.
But not only did he need to reverse placings with Makfi, Canford Cliffs' conqueror in the English 2000, he had finished behind his own stablemate Dick Turpin both at Newmarket - when they were second and third - and in the Greenham Stakes.
The three-year-old won the Coventry Stakes at Royal Ascot last season, but hung left in the seven-furlong Greenham Stakes at Newbury when just beaten by stable-mate Dick Turpin.