Eventidor is an Elusive Fort gelding, out of the Western Winter (USA) mare Early Spring. Purchased by the Hollywood Syndicate at the 2020 BSA National 2-Year Old Sale, he was bred by Sandown Stud.

Name: Eventidor
Named By: Hollywoodbets Events/Sports Office
Sex: Bay Gelding
Sire: Elusive Fort
Dam: Early Spring
Damsire: Western Winter (USA)
DOB: 11 September 2018
Trainer: Siboniso Ngcobo
Previous Trainer: Alyson Wright
BreederSandown Stud (G.J. Armitage)
PedigreeSee Here
Record: 33-4-11

The Dam, EARLY SPRING, was a winner, earning R26,875, 1400m. She is the own sister to Tamora (dam of SPEED MACHINE), Flichity (dam of Flichity By Farr), Half-sister to CURRENT EVENT, Techno Captain; dam of 5 previous foals; 4 runners; 4 winners including:
Neartic Dancer (09 c. by Go Deputy (USA)): 2 wins, R167,450, at 3, 1700 – 1800m, placed 5 times, inc. 2nd East Cape Derby, Gr.3.
New Spring (10 c. by Goldkeeper (USA)): 3 wins, R226,950, 1000 – 1200m, placed 20 times.
First Sign (11 g. by Count Dubois (GB)): 3 wins, R229,725, 1200 – 1400m, placed 12 times.
Bluestar Bridge (14 f. by Twice Over (GB)): winner, R53,750, at 3, 1600m, placed twice.

Updates – Eventidor

May 22nd, 2024
Raced over 1600m at Hollywoodbets Greyville on the polytrack. Finished 5th out of 11 runners.
Anthony Delpech post-race comment: He ran on very well. He maybe looking for a bit further.

April 22nd, 2024
He has moved to Siboniso Ngcobo Racing Stables.

April 10th, 2024
Raced over 1600m at Hollywoodbets Greyville on the polytrack. Finished 4th out of 8 runners.
Anthony Delpech post-race comment: The pace did not suit him. He also prefers a bit further.

April 3rd, 2024
535 – EVENTIDOR returned to winning ways in Race 2 on the Hollywoodbets Greyville polytrack over 1600m. He was given a confident ride by Rachel Venniker who brings up her 50th winner for the season. The son of Elusive Fort is trained by Hollywoodbets-sponsored Alyson Wright and is bred by Mr G J Armitage. Race Replay / Interview.

March 24th, 2024
Raced over 2000m at Hollywoodbets Greyville on the turf. Finished 4th out of 8 runners.
Anthony Delpech post-race comment: Good run on the turf. It gives us a chance to run him on both tracks after that performance on the turf. He also needs to drop to a rating where he could win.

March 13rd, 2024
Raced over 1800m at Hollywoodbets Greyville on the polytrack. Finished 8th out of 10 runners.
Anthony Delpech post-race comment: A poor run. He needs to find some form or should move to PE because he enjoys the poly.

February 27th, 2024
Raced over 2000m at Hollywoodbets Greyville on the polytrack. Finished 5th out of 10 runners.
Anthony Delpech post-race comment: He came from too far back, should have finished closer. I have asked the trainer to put blinkers on him next time.

February 14th, 2024
Raced over 2000m at Hollywoodbets Greyville on the polytrack. Finished 6th out of 9 runners.
Anthony Delpech post-race comment: He has been disappointing in his last few runs. He may enjoy a change of stable.

January 22nd, 2024
Raced over 1800m at Hollywoodbets Greyville on the polytrack. Finished 8th out of 12 runners.
Anthony Delpech post-race comment: He was forced to go back in the beginning of the race and found himself too far back, in a race where the front runners were winning.

January 3rd, 2024
Raced over 2000m at Hollywoodbets Greyville on the polytrack. Finished 7th out of 12 runners.
Anthony Delpech post-race comment: He came from a long way back and finished his race off well. He should win soon, needs to be placed closer to the lead and get a good draw.

December 18th, 2023
2nd – EVENTIDOR finishes 2nd on the Hollywoodbets Greyville Polytrack, unable to catch Laudato over 1700m. An extra 100m and he would have got the win. A really strong run by this son of Elusive Fort.

November 1st, 2023
Raced over 1800m at Hollywoodbets Greyville on the polytrack. Finished 5th out of 9 runners.
Anthony Delpech post-race comment: He was unlucky not to have finished closer as he suffered interference at the top of the straight.

October 11th, 2023
Raced over 2000m at Hollywoodbets Greyville on the polytrack. Finished 9th out of 9 runners.
Anthony Delpech post-race comment: A very disappointing run. He might move to PE as I feel he will win races there.

September 13th, 2023
Raced over 1800m at Hollywoodbets Greyville on the polytrack. Finished 4th out of 9 runners.
Anthony Delpech post-race comment: He was a bit disappointing. I expected him to quicken up better in the straight. A flat run.

August 9th, 2023
Raced over 1900m at Hollywoodbets Greyville on the turf. Finished 12th out of 14 runners.
Anthony Delpech post-race comment: He never got a clear run up the straight and had to come from a long way back from his poor draw. I also feel he is a better horse on the polytrack.

July 16th, 2023
Raced over 2300m at Hollywoodbets Greyville on the polytrack. Finished 2nd out of 8 runners.
Anthony Delpech post-race comment: Great run, just unlucky on the day. He does prefer to be ridden from off the pace.

April 22nd, 2023
Raced over 2300m at Hollywoodbets Greyville on the turf track. Finished 10th out of 12 runners.
Anthony Delpech post-race comment: He is better on the polytrack.

March 13th, 2023
406 – EVENTIDOR gives the Hollywood Syndicate a double at Hollywoodbets Greyville over 1900m this afternoon. He quickened up well under apprentice Siphesihle Hlengwa to notch up his third career victory. He is trained by Hollywoodbets-sponsored Alyson Wright and is bred by Mr G J Armitage.

February 13th, 2023
Raced over 2000m at Hollywoodbets Greyville on the polytrack. Finished 5th out of 8 runners.
Anthony Delpech post-race comment: The pace was too slow for him. He is better with a faster pace.

 

November 2nd, 2022
Raced over 2000m at Hollywoodbets Greyville on the polytrack. Finished 9th out of 9 runners.
Anthony Delpech post-race comment: The jockey said he pulled too hard in the early stages of the race and had nothing to come at the finish.

September 26th, 2022
Raced over 2000m at Hollywoodbets Greyville on the polytrack. Finished 4th out of 6 runners.

Anthony Delpech post-race comment: He does not race in the fashion that he was ridden yesterday, he prefers to be given a chance and then finish off his race. The trainer also forgot to put blinkers on him, which he used when winning his previous start.

September 21st, 2022
345 – EVENTIDOR was given a perfect ride by Winning Form-sponsored jockey Keagan de Melo to win Race 4 over 1900m at Hollywoodbets Greyville today. The son of Elusive Fort is now a two-time winner. He is trained by Hollywoodbets-sponsored Alyson Wright and is bred by Mr GJ Armitage.

August 23rd, 2022
A very pleasing run. There is either a MR 73 1800 or a MR 64 1900 on the 12 September at HW Greyville on the poly or on the 14th there is a MR 69 1600m HW Greyville poly.

August 15th, 2022
Raced over 1600m at Hollywoodbets Greyville on the polytrack. Finished 3rd out of 9 runners.
Anthony Delpech post-race comment: Very good run. Came from a long way back and should win soon over a bit further.

April 25th, 2022
Raced over 1600m on the polytrack at Hollywoodbets Greyville.

February 14th, 2022
Raced over 2000m at Hollywoodbets Greyville on the Polytrack. Anthony Delpech post-race comment: He was caught wide and jockey Keagan de Melo didn’t persevere with him up the straight.

 

February 1st, 2022
Had a gallop on the grass this morning getting ready for a race in 2 weeks’ time. He has improve after from his last run looking forward to his race.

January 5th, 2022
263 –
What A Race! EVENTIDOR gets up in the shadow of the post to beat Khuluma Nathi in Race 3 at Hollywoodbets Greyville today. He did not have much luck in the early stages, but finished his race off strongly. Warren Kennedy got the best out of the son of Elusive Fort and he is trained by Hollywoodbets-sponsored Alyson Wright.

Two horses racing on the polytrack Four people leading a horse in

December 10th, 2021
Raced over 1900m at Hollywoodbets Greyville on the polytrack. Anthony Delpech post-race comment: He ran on strongly from a long way back and should be very competitive next time being placed closer.

October 10th, 2021
He was slightly slow into stride and then raced from a handy position over 1400m on the Hollywoodbets Greyville turf track. He is still learning about racing and will be at his best over further. There is a lot more to come from the son of Elusive Fort. See the replay here.

September 29th, 2021
He made his debut over 1400m on the Hollywoodbets Greyville polytrack. He had to overcome a wide barrier position of ten, was settled at the rear of the field and finished his race off strongly. He will come on a lot with the run under his belt and should go close to winning next time. See the replay here.

February 22nd, 2021
Recently finished with his spelling career, he has now joined up with the Alyson Wright stable where he has settled in well and will now begin with a more intense training schedule to help him strengthen up.

November 25th, 2020
Recently purchased at the 2020 BSA National 2-Year Old Sale, he has joined up with Sally Bruss in the Western Cape where he will be placed for the remainder of his spelling career before he goes into full training early next year. Seen below before and during the sale.