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  • Lightening Pearl (IRE)

  • Age: 3 (Foaled February 15th, 2009)
  • Sex: Bay Filly
  • Breeding: Marju - Jioconda (Rossini)
  • Trainer: G M Lyons
  • Owner: Pearl Bloodstock Ltd

News Clippings

Pearl put out to grass

June 15th, 2012

The connections of last year's Cheveley Park Stakes heroine Lightening Pearl have decided to retire their filly to the paddocks.

Lyons plots Pearl route

May 23rd, 2012

Ger Lyons feels his decision to bypass the Etihad Airways Irish 1000 Guineas this weekend with Lightening Pearl will be vindicated in the long run.

Pearl swerves Guineas

May 22nd, 2012

Lightening Pearl has been ruled out of Sunday's Etihad Airways Irish 1,000 Guineas at the Curragh and is now likely to revert to sprinting.

Pearl team consider options

May 7th, 2012

Ger Lyons is in no rush to formulate future plans for Lightening Pearl following her defeat in the QIPCO 1000 Guineas on Sunday.

Late decision on Pearl run

May 3rd, 2012

Lightening Pearl will travel over from Ireland to Newmarket before a decision is made on her participation in Sunday's QIPCO 1000 Guineas.

Ground worries for Pearl

May 1st, 2012

Ger Lyons hopes the ground at Newmarket doesn't get too soft for Lightening Pearl in Sunday's QIPCO 1000 Guineas.

Pearl pleases ahead of Guineas

April 16th, 2012

Ger Lyons reports his star filly Lightening Pearl to be in excellent form ahead of the Qipco 1000 Guineas at Newmarket on May 6.

Lyons' Pearl shining

March 24th, 2012

Connections are confident that their Cheveley Park Stakes winner Lightening Pearl will have no problem with the extra distance of the QIPCO 1000 Guineas.

Pearl set for Guineas trial

January 12th, 2012

Cheveley Park Stakes winner Lightening Pearl is back in training ahead of her bid for victory in the Qipco 1000 Guineas at Newmarket.

Redvers doubts Pearl stamina

October 25th, 2011

Racing manager David Redvers doubts Lightening Pearl's stamina ahead of next year's 1000 Guineas at Newmarket.

Pearl set for Classic aim

September 25th, 2011

Lightening Pearl is to be aimed at for the Qipco 1000 Guineas following her victory in the Cheveley Park Stakes.

Lightening strikes in Cheveley

September 24th, 2011

Ger Lyons' Lightening Pearl (3-1) held on to win the Group One Jaguar Cars Cheveley Park Stakes at Newmarket on Saturday.

Lightening Cheveley supplement

September 1st, 2011

Ger Lyons is likely to supplement Lightening Pearl for the Cheveley Park Stakes at Newmarket on September 24.

Lyons ponders Lightening plans

August 9th, 2011

Ger Lyons is considering the options for Lightening Pearl following her fine placed effort on Sunday.

Lyons hopeful of Lightening strike

August 3rd, 2011

Ger Lyons' Lightening Pearl will attempt to make her mark in the Keeneland Debutante Stakes at the Curragh on Sunday.