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rhinestone

[′rīn‚stōn]
(materials)
A clear, colorless imitation of diamond, made of glass, paste, or gem quartz, backed with metallic foil.
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But while Richard Johnson kept hold of his whip this time on his grey, young JP was not going to be denied and forced Rhinestone Cowboy into the lead 50 yards from the finish.
Rhinestone Cowboy finished third in the Champion last year, 14 lengths behind winner Rooster Booster.
Sent off the 11-10 favourite, Rhinestone Cowboy was soon travelling with his usual smoothness under young rider JP Magnier towards the rear of the field.
The 19-year- old amateur JP Magnier, whose mother Sue owns Rhinestone Cowboy, had his first winner over hurdles on the seven-year-old.
The bare form is nothing to shout about but again Rhinestone Cowboy suggested that he would be able to hold his own in better company when O'Neill elects to step him up in grade.
Another big bonus of DIY rhinestone projects is that it allows for the ever coveted sense of exclusivity," said the representative.
He raced three times at the Cheltenham Festival, finishing runner-up to Pizarro in the 2002 Champion Bumper, in which the first past the post was controversially allowed to keep the race despite carrying Rhinestone Cowboy left and bumping him inside the final furlong, third behind Rooster Booster when favourite for the following season's Champion Hurdle, and third again behind Monkerhostin in the 2004 Coral Cup, for which he also started favourite.
Sent off 5-2 second favourite, Rhinestone Cowboy was held up by JP Magnier.
And the gelding came to win his race over a longer trip at Aintree last time when again ridden with restraint, only to be nailed in the final 100 yards by Rhinestone Cowboy.
Magnier is on holiday in the Caribbean, but his son, JP, belied fears over his experience and abilities in the saddle as he guided Rhinestone Cowboy home in the colours of the Coolmore supremo's wife, Sue.
Keen Leader is now 8-1 from 16-1 with William Hill for chasing's Blue Riband, while Rhinestone Cowboy has taken over as their 11-4 favourite for the Champion, in which he finished third last season, following Rooster Booster's defeat at Cheltenham.