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Day one of the William Hill Ayr Gold Cup Festival sees the curtain go up on Scotland’s richest Flat race meeting of the year.
On course the highlight is the Class 1 Listed William Hill Doonside Cup, one of the top races of the year run at the track.
Off the track our hotly contested best dressed ladies competition continues with several lucky ladies winning a place in the grand final the following day.
The fun then continues for another three hours after racing with the fabulous Waterfront playing in the Horseshoe Bar within the Club area.
1.40pm The EBF Novice Stakes - 1m £10,000 Class 4
2.10pm The J.H. Commercials Handicap Stakes - 1m £10,000 Class 4
2.40pm The Barclays Bank Supporting the Ayrshire Hospice Handicap Stakes Div 1 - 7f 50y £7,000 Class 5
3.10pm The Barclays Bank Supporting the Ayrshire Hospice Handicap Stakes Div 2- 7f 50y £7,000 Class 5
3.45pm The The Hillhouse Quarry Supporting the Ayrshire Hospice Handicap Stakes - 1m 5f £7,000 Class 5
4.20pm The British Stallion Studs Scottish Premier Series EBF Fillies’ Handicap Stakes - 1m 2f £12,500 Class 4
4.50pm The William Hill Doonside Cup Stakes (Listed Race) - 1m 2f £65,000 Class 1
5.20pm The SM Signs Handicap Stakes - 5f £7,000 Class 5
Why not upgrade your experience and book our fabulous Seasons Restaurant at the Festival.
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