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Pawnbroker

A person who engages in the business of lending money, usually in small sums, in exchange for Personal Property deposited with him or her that can be kept or sold if the borrower fails or refuses to repay the loan.

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Pawn Broker was beaten a head and a short head into third.
Mine, the 6-4 favourite, readily went into the lead from Sublimity over a furlong out, but Pawn Broker produced an irresistible finishing burst to get up in the closing stages and score by a length.
Madison Avenue Loan is a licensed pawn broker dealer and a licensed second hand dealer.
McCoy was seen at his finest and strongest as he kept the winner up to his work all the way up the home straight to hold Nawamees by eight lengths, with Pawn Broker a running-on third.
Flame Phoenix, winner of his only bumper, and French import Lord Lington, who was well beaten by Saturday's Ladbroke winner Thesis first time out, are previous winners, while German raider Salinas, unlucky on his hurdling debut at Warwick, and Pawn Broker have winning form on the Flat.
Unfortunately I cracked on Monday as I simply had to back Pawn Broker at Kempton.
Kempton stages a Bank Holiday blockbuster tomorrow and Dunlop's Pawn Broker will be a hot thing in the Listed Magnolia Stakes over a mile and a quarter.
Despite landing the Dubai Arc Trial by half-a-length over Francesco Guardi, Pawn Broker will not go to Paris a fortnight on Sunday.
David Elsworth's Pawn Broker (Richard Quinn), second to Sakhee in Sandown's Thresher Classic Trial and the JWE Telecom Dante Stakes at York, and the Paul Cole-trained Mastermind (Jimmy Fortune) complete the British challenge.
Today I miss the domestic scene to ride Pawn Broker in the French Derby.
The Richard Hills-ridden colt was able to hold off the strong challenge of Pawn Broker in the final furlong, but he is unlikely to get his favourite conditions at Epsom.