Al-Safqah

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Al-Safqah

An Arabic term for a contract or a sale. The term literally denotes striking two hands together to finalize an agreement.
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Safqa has yet to finish worse than fourth in eight starts.
Charles Hills, son of and assistant to Barry Hills, trainer of Safqa
At Kempton's evening meeting Safqa looks capable of adding to her recent York maiden win in the Book Now For Irish Night Fillies' Handicap.
At Kempton's evening meeting, Safqa looks capable of adding to her recent York maiden win in the Book Now For Irish Night Fillies' Handicap (8.
Safqa had been placed in her three previous outings and so Barry Hills' filly was not winning out of turn as she scored in convincing fashion in the hands of the trainer's son Richard.
Aeroplane, Apt To Run, Atriffic Story, Baizically, Campanile, Edaara, Fancy Day, French Envoy, Gilded Cove, Gold Express, Gordonsville, Harrihawkan, Hernando's Boy, Jordans Elect, Jumpty Dumpty, King's Majesty, Manbow, Mango Mischief, Massini's Maguire, Nufoos, Premium First, Private Be, Riyalma, Ruler's Gold, Safqa, Saucy Night, Scottish Stage, Seabow, Sharplaw Autumn, Sonic Anthem, Spear Thistle, Stan, Tower Hill, Turn 'N Burn, Unsuited, Woodcote Place.
Airbuss, representing the in-form stable of Mick Channon and strongly ridden by Robert Havlin, got up in the final strides to beat Safqa by a head in the feature 1m handicap.
Physically doesn't have a lot of improvement in her and no surprise to see her start going the wrong way The drop in trip will suit Safqa, whose dam was a miler and who proved plenty keen enough on her comeback.
Peter Chapple-Hyam has his team in great heart and Cortesia proved another winner for the yard when getting up to beat Safqa in the dying strides for the first leg of the ten-furlong fillies' maiden.
10 at Newbury saw the first instance as pounds 129 was matched on Safqa at a low of 1.