Before his current winning streak, the gelding's last victory was in a maiden hurdle at Navan on heavy ground back in 2000; he was eased down
to beat Island Song by 15 lengths.
The nine-year-old mare, off the course for four months and making her debut for Bowen since leaving Merrita Jones, toyed with her rivals before passing the post in eased down
style three quarters of a length in front of Frozen Drop.
Olivier Peslier was wise to the move when Bonilla went for home approaching the two-furlong pole and Prospect Park's superiority was such that he was eased down
in the last few strides.
I eased down
but she still won by nine lengths so she's got to be special," he said.
The winning margin of a length over Persian Carpet would have been wider had Norton not eased down
La Viola when she was four lengths clear, a signal the filly took as permission to pull up.
The favourite was by far the best horse in the race, but went down by a short head after his sleepy jockey eased down
to such an extent throughout the final furlong that apprentice Dane O'Neill was able to force Major Dundee up on the rails.
To see him then kick clear again and win eased down
Looking booked for second place behind Blakeset on the John Spearing-trained filly, Kelly eased down
in the last couple of strides and was caught by Winning Pleasure, who was finishing strongly on the outside and came through to head Cashel Mead close home.
Arsenal and Man United's victories were bad and we had sellers of bookings on the Premiership games - the refs seem to have eased down
Commanche Jim scored for the third time this season, ridden each time by Andrew Thornton, when defying top weight in the staying chase, which he won eased down
by 11 lengths from Irish Option.
Carrying the colours of Ecurie Wildenstein, Amazon Beauty made her 12 rivals look moderate in the mile event which she took, eased down
by four lengths.
Amateur Fergus King had the ride on Sorrento King, who followed up his course-and-distance win last month, with another facile victory, passing the post eased down
by 11 lengths.