Stratum wins Emirates Cesarewitch Stakes at Newmarket

Stratum Supplied Willie Mullins with his second successive victory at the Emirates Cesarewitch.

Irelands perennial winner National Hunt trainer saddled the first two house in last years renewal of this #350,000 competition, with Low Sun obtaining the greater of company Uradel in a thrilling finish.
Mullins was well represented, together with the Frankie Dettori-ridden Buildmeupbuttercup along with the mount Great White Shark in the gambling of William Buick – but it was the outsider of the three Stratum who struck gold at the hands of Jason Watson at 25-1.
A year before, when well-fancied with this race disappointing, the Tony Bloom-owned six-year-old has largely failed to fire valuable handicaps equally on the Flat and over challenges as.
He was a winner of a occasion on his latest Apartment beginning at Killarney, but has been turned around at Listowel as the favorite on his most recent appearance over challenges.
He was back on-song in this two-and-a-quarter-mile contest that is competitive, knuckling down to get the greater of 50-1 shot Party Playboy – coached with Willies brother Tony Mullins – .

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