• Lightning Thunder makes an impressive start to his career in the maiden
  • Somewhat is somewhat impressive in winning the Washington Singer
  • A little further north, Pensax Lad got Ron Harris' day off to a good start at Ripon
  • Royal Empire sweeps to the front in the Geoffrey Freer Stakes...
  • ...and runs out a cosy winner under Kieren Fallon
  • Simon Crisford and Kieren Fallon share a joke at Newbury
  • The jockey's thoughts appear elsewhere as he goes to weigh in
  • Back to Ripon and Clear Spring wins the William Hill Silver Trophy
  • Mike de Kock in the paddock at Newbury
  • As is his Soft Falling Rain who looks a picture
  • Gregorian takes over from the favourite in the race itself
  • And runs on strongly to win the Hungerford Stakes
  • With Rab Havlin the man on board
  • Spinatrix and Baccarat do battle in the Great St Wilfrid at Ripon
  • It's a fine result for punters as Baccarat gets on top close home
  • Tony Hamilton acknowledges the applause as he returns to the winners' enclosure
  • It's time to pose for the photos!
  • Glen Moss is an impressive winner for Charlie Hills and Johnny Murtagh at Newbury
  • Where Rab Havlin and the absent John Gosden double up with Thomas Hobson
  • Conditions take a turn for the worse at Ripon
  • But racing at Newbury ends on a high note when Hi Note wins the last

Hungerford Stakes Day

Lightning Thunder makes an impressive start to his career in the maiden