11 RACE RECORD Winner of £746,568, 6f-7f, including: Won Gr.1 July Cup, Newmarket, 6f, in a course record time of 1m 9.11s, beating 5 Gr.1 winners, incl Sole Power and Slade Power. NB: Both Slade Power and Sole Power have since gone on to win several Gr.1 sprints. “A truly international contest... had everything else in trouble running into the dip... and he came up the hill just as strongly as he went down...” RACING POST Won Gr.1 Diamond Jubilee Stakes, Royal Ascot, 6f, in a fast time, beating 6 other Gr.1 winners, incl Society Rock and Gordon Lord Byron. “...had the race in safe keeping from a long way out.” RACING POST Won Gr.2 Hungerford Stakes, Newbury, 7f, beating 6 other Group winners. 2nd Gr.1 Prix Maurice de Gheest, Deauville, 6½f, to Moonlight Cloud (rec. 3lb), beating Gordon Lord Byron and 5 other Group winners. 2nd Gr.2 Duke of York Stakes, York, 6f, beaten a head, beating Gordon Lord Byron and 8 other Group winners. Racehorses of 2013: 128. Lethal Force FEE £10,000 (1st October SLF) Cheveley Park Stud www.cheveleypark.co.uk His first book of mares included: the dams of Group winners PEERESS, REGIONAL COUNSEL, CAPTAIN CAT and SAYYEER, and half sisters to DANEHURST, KINGSGATE NATIVE and DICK WHITTINGTON. Left: LETHAL FORCE runs out an impressive winner of the Gr.1 Diamond Jubilee Stakes at Royal Ascot. LETHAL FORCE wins the Gr.1 July Cup at Newmarket, smashing the 6 furlong course record. Dual Group 1 winner and the fastest horse ever over 6 furlongs at Newmarket Above: LETHAL FORCE takes the 7 furlongs Gr.2 Hungerford Stakes at Newbury. Timeform’s Top Rated UK Sprinter SALES RECORD His first crop yearlings made 160,000gns, 125,000gns, 120,000gns, 100,000gns, £102,000, €130,000, etc. Lethal Force 2017.B_Lethal Force 08/11/2016 12:28 Page 11