A son of Connaught, Remainder Man
earlier landed the Tote Free Handicap, this time in the hands of Michael Wigham.
went on to victory at Chester the following year but, Champion Chase winner One Man apart, proved a conspicuous failure at stud.
The Anorak says: Remainder Man
, second to Roland Gardens in the Guineas and third to Shirley Heights in the Derby in 1978, was a rare runner for Reg Hollinshead in that class.
Name the Queen Mother Champion Chase winners who had the following sires: a) Moscow Society, b) Remainder Man
, c) Viking, d) Idiot's Delight.
Reg, an ex-jump jockey, is a master trainer of apprentices as well as horses - he trained Remainder Man
, third to Shirley Heights in the 1978 Derby, has a 60-box yard and has long been regarded as a good chap.
Glinger 12 b g Remainder Man
- Harilla He's not the easiest horse to train as he's had all sorts of muscle problems over the years.
1979 Remainder Man
, the best horse Reg Hollinshead has trained, had a brilliant time in the first half of last season when he won twice, including the Free Handicap, and was second in the 2,000 Guineas and third in the Derby.
Not many were prepared to take this as a Classic pointer, but the Duncan Sasse-trained colt went on to win the 2,000 Guineas, getting the better of Remainder Man
He beat Remainder Man
(2nd) in the 2,000 Guineas by the same distance as Shirley Heights (130 Timeform) beat Remainder Man
(3rd) in the Derby.
Despite having won the Horris Hill Stakes (later disqualified) and Blue Riband Trial, Roland Gardens started at 28-1 for the 2,000 Guineas in 1978, yet he led 100 yards out and, after hanging badly, beat Remainder Man
by a length and a half.