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Byzantine Empire (GB)

Owner: Always Smiling Trainer: F O'Brien Sex: colt Age: 5

Breeding: Golden Horn / Mainstay (Elmaamul)

Form Summary

GoingView detailed formhide detailed form Starts Wins 2nds 3rds
Good 6 2   1
Good (Good to Firm in places) 1      
Good (Good to Soft in places ) 1      
Good (Good to Soft in places) 3 1   1
Good to Firm 1      
Good to Firm (Firm in places) 1      
Good to Soft 1      
Good to Soft (Good in places) 2 1   1
Good to Soft (Soft in places) 2 1 1  
Soft 1      
Standard / Slow 2   1 1
Totals 21 5 2 4

Race History

Date Course Going Distance Class Race Winner Weight Position Jockey SP
26 Jul 2022 Perth Good (Good to Soft in places) 2m 3 Byzantine Empire 11st 4lbs 1 of 4 C Brace 5/4
held up in rear, raced keenly, headway 4th, challenged 2 out, led before last, edged left flat, driven out
27 Jun 2022 Southwell Good 1m 7f 182y 3 Byzantine Empire 10st 8lbs 1 of 4 P J Brennan 7/4
tracked leading pair, went 2nd at 6th, led going well 3 out, clear next, kept up to work run-in, easily
04 Jun 2022 Worcester Good 2m 110y 4 Fabrique En France 12st of 4 P J Brennan 0/0
09 Apr 2022 Newcastle Good 2m 46y 3 See The Sea 11st 3 of 4 Liam Harrison 11/8
in rear, still last but in touch when ridden 3 out, soon one pace
25 Mar 2022 Musselburgh Good (Good to Soft in places) 2m 1f 87y 2 The Navigator 11st 12lbs 3 of 15 P J Brennan 7/2
in touch, headway to lead 2 out, not fluent and headed next, kept on one pace
05 Mar 2022 Doncaster Soft 2m 128y 4 Universal Folly 11st 12lbs 5 of 10 Liam Harrison 4/1
keen towards rear, ridden 3 out, one pace from 2 out
29 Jan 2022 Cheltenham Good 2m 179y 2 Cormier 10st 12lbs 4 of 12 P J Brennan 6/1
held up in md-division, pushed along and headway chasing leaders before the last, ridden edged left and kept on run-in, never going pace of leading trio
10 Dec 2021 Doncaster Good to Soft (Good in places) 2m 128y 4 Byzantine Empire 11st 7lbs 1 of 14 C Brace 14/1
towards rear mid-division, effort and headway before 3 out, went 5th 3 out, pressed leaders after 3 out, led going easily before 2 out, jumped left 2 out, hit last, ridden run-in, stayed on well, always doing enough
12 Nov 2021 Cheltenham Good (Good to Soft in places ) 2m 87y 3 Mc Alpine 11st 5lbs of 20 Adrian Heskin 0/0
23 Oct 2021 Cheltenham Good 2m 87y 3 Samba Dancer 10st 8lbs of 16 Lilly Pinchin 0/0
13 Jul 2021 Southwell Good 1m 7f 182y 4 Byzantine Empire 11st 3lbs 1 of 8 Liam Harrison 6/4
raced keenly, tracked leaders, led 4th, hung right on paddock bend soon after and headed, led again 5th, kicked clear 2 out, stayed on
21 Jun 2021 Newton Abbot Good to Soft (Soft in places) 2m 167y 3 Celestial Force 11st 2 of 5 P J Brennan 2/1
held up in 3rd, pushed along after 3 out, went 2nd after next, stayed on same pace, no chance with winner
25 May 2021 Southwell Good to Soft (Soft in places) 1m 7f 182y 4 Byzantine Empire 10st 7lbs 1 of 6 P J Brennan 3/1
prominent in third, progress into second before 2 out, jumped to front 2 out, jumped well last, comfortably
09 May 2021 Ludlow Good to Soft (Good in places) 1m 7f 169y 4 The Wrekin 10st 8lbs 3 of 7 P J Brennan 9/4
raced keenly, tracked leaders, close 3rd 3 out, switched right before last, reminders and no impression flat
27 Mar 2021 Newbury Good to Soft 2m 69y 4 Lord Baddesley 10st 7lbs 5 of 10 P J Brennan 25/1
in rear, ridden and slight headway over 3 out, stayed on without threatening
01 Aug 2020 Newmarket Good to Firm 1m 4 Ghaly 8st 12lbs 10 of 11 L Dettori 12/1
keen held up towards rear, pushed along and weakened over 1f out
29 Jun 2020 Windsor Good to Firm (Firm in places) 1m 2f 4 Qaaddim 9st 3lbs 6 of 11 M Harley 5/2
soon tracking leaders until lost place and dropped to last pair 6f out, never on terms after, pushed along and beaten over 3f out, tailed off and virtually pulled up final 2f
13 Jun 2020 Sandown Good (Good to Soft in places) 1m 1f 209y 5 Mambo Nights 9st 1lbs 4 of 12 R Havlin 9/4
dwelt, soon tracked winner, ridden 2f out, weakened inside final furlong
01 Jun 2020 Newcastle Standard / Slow 1m 2f 42y 5 Valyrian Steel 9st 1lbs 3 of 12 R Havlin 9/4
in touch, headway over 2f out, ridden and stayed on inside final furlong
18 Sep 2019 Sandown Good (Good to Firm in places) 1m 4 Via De Vega 9st 5lbs 9 of 12 L Dettori 6/4
dwelt held up, pushed along 3f out, never a factor
06 Sep 2019 Kempton Standard / Slow 1m 4 Acquitted 9st 5lbs 2 of 11 R Havlin 3/1
dwelt badly, in rear, driven and headway on inside 2f out, ridden and stayed on into narrow 2nd inside final furlong, never threatened winner, promising