Fersah

Fersah

A Turkish measure of length approximately equivalent to 5.7 kilometers. It became obsolete when Turkey made the metric system mandatory in 1933.
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Other contenders include Michael Stoute's Height of Fashion Stakes winner Elik, Jane Cecil's Riposte and Fersah from the in-form stable of William Haggas.
William Haggas, trainer of Fersah "She has it to do on official figures but she's going the right way.