Johar (left) dead-heats with High Chaparral in the Breeders' Cup Turf
First European winner for Johar
By Nancy Sexton5.50PM 9 OCT 2008
JOHAR, who dead-heated for first place with High Chaparral in the 2003 Breeders' Cup Turf, was represented by his first European winner on Thursday when Godolphin's Film Set held off Noverre To Go to win thesecond division of the 6 ½ f maiden at Newbury. At 370,000gns, the two-year-old was a pricey acquisition by Dick O'Gorman earlier this season at the Tattersalls Guineas Breeze Up sale. Johar, who stands at Mill Ridge Farm in Kentucky for $12,500, is the sire of seven winners to date from his first crop.