Hollie Doyle passes 100 winners for 2021 in a personal record time with double at Yarmouth on Oakenshield and Moonshiner


Hollie Doyle has handed 100 winners for the calendar yr in a private report time after using a double on the cardboard at Yarmouth on Wednesday night.

Doyle chalked up her a centesimal win of 2021 as Oakenshield triumphed, earlier than following up within the remaining race of the day with Tom Ward’s Moonshiner.

The Sky Sports activities Racing ambassador registered 151 winners in 2020, in what was a shortened marketing campaign as a result of coronavirus lockdown, passing the century mark in early September final yr.

Doyle turned the primary rider this yr to succeed in the milestone because the Linda Stubbs-trained Oakenshield prevailed by three-quarters of a size within the first division of the QuinnBet Handicap.

The flat jockeys’ championship runs from Might 1 to October 16 and Doyle presently sits in fourth, with reigning champion Oisin Murphy setting the tempo on 59 winners after a treble at Lingfield on Wednesday.

Murphy leads Tom Marquand – Doyle’s fiancee – by three after he too rode a quick-fire double at Yarmouth on Wednesday, with wins aboard Swayze and Bake.

Reflecting on her win on Oakenshield, Doyle instructed Sky Sports activities Racing: “He is a little bit of a monkey, to say the least.

“I’ve ridden him quite a bit over the winter up at Newcastle and he was simply rated too excessive within the handicap, however was racing nicely sufficient.

“He is come all the way down to a stage now the place he may be actually aggressive. I simply wished to maintain a maintain of him as a result of I felt I had loads of horse beneath me however I wasn’t positive how a lot he’d give me.”


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