black amber


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black amber

[¦blak ′am·bər]
(geology)
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Pallisandre and ebony woods, as well as black amber and patchouli, provide addictive accents, which go on resonating on the skin,even when it is warmed even when it is warmed up by hours of "dancing".
John Mulhern's colt battled to keep Black Amber at bay, before Lavery swept through on the inside for an emphatic win.
The Papin was over five-and-half furlongs which was a fraction short for Black Amber," says Callaghan who won this with Danehill Dancer three years ago.
But she might have to settle for a minor share of the spoils, with Access All Areas and Black Amber looking the horses to beat.
An Up And At' Em colt from the family of Prix Robert Papin winner Black Amber, and consigned by the Ballyvaltron Stud, had also been bought here for only Irpounds 10,000 as a foal.
TRAINER Neville Callaghan, successful with Danehill Dancer in 1995, can land his second Heinz 57 Phoenix Stakes with Black Amber at Leopardstown tomorrow.
The fact that he can get a good performer-colts Black Amber and Hunan, from his first crop, are best of the others to date-is obviously to his credit, but the overwhelming preponderance of mediocrity just provides more proof that indiscriminate breeding effectively makes realistic judgement of sire quality a virtually impossible task.
BLACK AMBER is the best hope for a sixth British win of the 1990s in tomorrow's Group One Heinz 57 Phoenix Stakes at Leopardstown.
Richard Hannon's Red Delirium and the Neville Callaghan-trained Black Amber look the pick of the likely British challengers while Aidan O'Brien has declared five of the thirteen, but will not finalise plans until Friday morning.
Coral: 4 Bertolini, Russian Revival, 5 Arkadian Hero, 6 Gorse, 8 Sampower Star, 10 Bold Edge, Tomba, Vision Of Night, Warningford, 12 Wannabe Grand, 16 Mitcham, Munjiz, 20 Halmahera, Muqtarib, Presumed, Show Me The Money, Tipsy Creek, 33 Averti, Nanoushka, Sheer Viking, 50 Black Amber, Cubism.
Other acceptors are Arkadian Hero, Black Amber, Diktat and Tomba from Britain; Orpen's stablemate Bianconi; and Criquette Head's pair Gold Away and Special Discount.
Burke confirmed that of the 15 British acceptors for the Group 3 Phoenix Sprint Stakes, also on Sunday, Eastern Purple, Black Amber, Gorse, Nigrasine and Grazia have been booked to travel.
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