Mark Usher Racing

5-y-o plus Horses in Training

Arlecchino's Arc

2015   Chesnut   Gelding

by Arcano (Ire)  ex  Sir Cecil's Girl (Ire)  ( Thunder Gulch (USA) )

        Mr Kevin Senior
        Owner:  Mr Kevin Senior

By the Prix Morny winner out of a Thunder Gulch Mare, this athletic colt was bought by Mark at the Tattersalls December Yearling Sale; Arcano was unbeaten at two and the Dam's first foal was well sold to the United States after finishing an excellent fourth in a two year old Listed race at Deauville.

He is quite a lengthy individual who took some time to mature; he had four runs over seven furlongs and mile in the Autumn of 2017 as a two year old before being gelded; he then showed some quiet improvement and was twice just touched off in two ten furlong handicaps at Chelmsford March and April before given the Summer of 2018 off to further strengthen.

His work at home since then has been consistently pleasing (here is working with the Two Year Old Cala Sveva on the 17th of July) and he proved to be able to translate this into a series of effective and competitive performances in twelve furlong Handicaps over the Autumn and early Winter of 2018. In seven runs at Kempton and in one at Chelmsford he was only out of the frame twice; here he is running two excellent races at Kempton in October and January

Coming back in trip to ten furlongs he ran out a decisive winner of a ten furlong Handicap at Chelmsford in the first week of March 2019 under a fine front running ride from David Probert.

Arlecchino's Arc's racing form, courtesy Racing Post

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