Cape Cross – Heaven Sent (Pivotal)
2012 Bay Gelding (6yo)
Trainer: David O’Meara
Current Rating: 108
Shares Remaining: 0%
Firmament is very well bred, his dam was rated 114 and enjoyed much success at group level, finishing 2nd to Goldikova in the G1 Falmouth Stakes.
Firmament has raced 8 times in 2016, 10 times in total under Gallop Racing ownership. He has won 3 of those starts and was placed, picking up good prize money in the remaining 7.
His biggest win to date (and largest for Gallop) was in August in the Class 2 Clipper Logistics Stakes Handicap at York which saw him claim the £52k first prize, much to the delight of his owners in the paddock! He has come unbearably close to on several occasions, coming 2nd in the both the Albert Bartlett Handicap and the Challenge Cup at Ascot. He was also 3rd at Ascot on his final run of the year in the Balmoral Handicap on Champions Day.
Saturday's Qipco British Champions Day will see the return of the Gallop Racing team to Ascot as Firmament has been declared to run in the 4:30 Balmoral Handicap. Across the same distance at last years QIPCO Champions Day, a late effort from Yuften squeezed...read more
We are hoping to cause a stir at Ascot this Saturday by dropping a couple of F-Bombs!! First up, Firmament. Yes, we are aiming high in the Group 2 summer mile, but its a course he loves, he's in great form and it's worth a shot. Our second F-Bomb of the...read more
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