Golden Horn


Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Medical, Wikipedia.

Golden Horn:

see İstanbul

Golden Horn

 

(Turkish name, Halic), a bay by the European shores of the southern entrance to the Bosporus Straits. Length, 12.2 km; width, 91–122 km; depth, 47 m. The city and port of Istanbul is situated on both shores of the bay. [9–-1690–1]

Golden Horn

an inlet of the Bosporus in NW Turkey, forming the harbour of Istanbul
References in periodicals archive ?
Andrew Harding, who formed the club along with Westwood and sports agent Andrew 'Chubby' Chandler, says: "In 2015 our members voted almost unanimously for Frankie for his unique and exceptional performances on Golden Horn.
However, Ryan Moore was sitting in his slipstream on Aidan O'Brien's Found and despite Golden Horn battling hard once headed by the filly, the winner stuck to her guns and flashed past the post with a slender advantage.
The 4-1 shot was held up by Ryan Moore as Golden Horn (4-6) tried to keep tabs on the trailblazing Shining Copper who quickly built up a huge lead under Luis Saez.
It's unbelievable -- I can't explain it," is how Dettori sums up a campaign that has seen him re-established at the top -- a resurgence in which Golden Horn has played the starring role.
But John Gosden's brilliant threeyear-old Golden Horn has rekindled the flame and though I won't be getting involved at 4-9 I'll be cheering on the son of Cape Cross.
Hopes are high we will see Golden Horn again, but if this was to be his last race, what a way to go out.
I suspect Treve and the three-year-olds - Jack Hobbs, Golden Horn, New Bay and maybe Found - will be the major players for the Arc," said Dettori, who won with his one ride at Yarmouth yesterday.
Either Golden Horn is feeling the effects of a long season or he's not as good as we thought he was.
Dubai: Golden Horn, who looked impressive when winning the Epsom Derby (G1) and Eclipse (G1) this season, bids for a fifth straight success when he runs in the prestigious EeAu800,000 (Dh4.
His recent Eclipse outing momentarily proved a test as the reopposing The Grey Gatsby served it up to Golden Horn with half a mile to run but the three-year-old found plenty and, after making all, he also proved his versatility in terms of tactics.
CLASSIC heroes Golden Horn and Gleneagles face off in what could be the clash of the season in the Juddmonte International but the firstnamed is fully expected to underline his champion status at York.
WILLIAM BUICK is convinced that Eagle Top poses the biggest threat to unbeaten Derby winner Golden Horn in the King George VI and Queen Elizabeth Stakes.