Strait of Hormuz added another quality handicap to his winnings and coming home 1st in the Bet365 Class 2 Handicap at Doncaster. With only seven runs he now boasts three wins and two seconds.
At Doncaster he was kept towards the rear by Andrea Atzeni, moving into contention at the 2f mark and leading in the final 100 yards. He has now been given an official rating of 94 and should be able to run with it as he continues to improve.
His dam Sliabh Luachra has a Starspangledbanner filly which sells at the Orby sale on October 1st.