Tattersalls and Newmarket Racecourses have inked an expanded partnership deal for the next three years, it was announced on Thursday. Tattersalls will continue to support the G1 Tattersalls Falmouth S. during the Moet & Chandon July Festival, and they will also sponsor the G2 Tattersalls July S. and the G2 Princess Of Wales's Tattersalls S. The auction house will also continue to sponsor the G3 Tattersalls S. (registered as the Somerville Tattersalls S.) and the £150,000 Tattersalls October Auction S. on the Rowley Mile during the Gold Season. In addition, both the Craven and Guineas breeze-ups will be conducted over the Rowley Mile course in April and May, respectively.
“We are delighted that Tattersalls have elected not only to maintain their existing sponsorships at Newmarket Racecourses but to expand their portfolio and we look forward to watching some of the world's best horses compete for the five prestigious Tattersalls-sponsored prizes during the next three years,” said Amy Starkey, Regional Director of Jockey Club Racecourses, East Region.
Added Tattersalls Chairman Edmond Mahony, “The Group 1 Tattersalls Falmouth S. is the flagship Tattersalls race sponsorship in Britain and we are delighted to extend our support of Newmarket Racecourses' Moët & Chandon July Festival by adding two such prestigious Group 2 races to our extensive sponsorship portfolio…Our sponsorship of the G2 Tattersalls July S. and the G2 Princess Of Wales's Tattersalls S. reinforces our commitment not only to Newmarket Racecourses, but also to supporting British racing in as many ways as we can.”