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lateen

Nautical denoting a rig with a triangular sail (lateen sail) bent to a yard hoisted to the head of a low mast, used esp in the Mediterranean
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Although Oscar Lateen is racing off 11lb higher than for that victory, the useful Steven Fox removes a handy 7lb with his claim, so the son of Oscar is in effect running off lower than at Musselburgh.
A Battle of Waterloo B Black Death C Gunpowder Plot D Great Fire of London QUESTION 12 - for 12 points: What shape is a lateen sail?
Having finished a promising fifth on the same course's Classic Trial on his debut at three last April, Orange Touch then returned last of four behind Lateen Sails in the Glasgow Stakes at York the following month.
Saeed Bin Suroor still has Lateen Sails in the race while Mark Johnston runs Gateman (Keith Dalgleish) and Scott's View (Stanley Chin); Michael Jarvis has Epsom winner Fruhlingstorm (Philip Robinson); Luca Cumani runs Old Newton Cup winner Alkaased (Jimmy Fortune) in the lineup and Richard Hills rides the John Gosden-trained Ikhtyar.
LATEEN SAILS can get his season off to the best possible start by tak ing a hot-looking betfair.
Shakis, although no match for Godolphin's Lateen Sails in the Prix Daphnis, is improving and could again make the frame.
Lateen Sails got back on the winning trail under Frankie Dettori at Maisons-Laffitte yesterday.
Godolphin's Lateen Sails, fourth to Vespone in the Grand Prix de Paris, faces a less demanding task in the nine-furlong Group Three Prix Daphnis on the same card.
The same applied to the well fancied Godolphin horse Lateen Sails, who never really settled on the outside for Frankie Dettori after a tardy start.
Yesterday's race was rated one of the most open Classics in years and punters preferred the chances of another Irish-trained horse, Hold That Tiger and Frankie Dettori's ride Lateen Sails.