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The Bug Best Sprinter in England
IS. BRITT IN GREAT RIDING FORM
; London. Aug; 28.— The Bug— an jtrish three-year-old, bought as a yearling for 700 gns. — became the. season's champion sprinter when, With a dazzling run, he won the ; INunthorpe Stakes at York yester-j day, beating last year's winner,} Golden Cloud, by a length and a ;
half. The Bug was a hot favourite at 6/4 on. He has. now won all of his four races in England. Few three-year-olds have won. the Nun thorpe Stakes in the 25 years of its history. . Trainer S. Armstrong assisted the Australian jockey Edgar Britt, who is now riding, winners. 'at al most every meeting, to increase the number of his wins by scoring on the favourite, . Preciptic (15/8), in the Melrose Handicap. High Tone was withdrawn from the City Handicap and Boulder JElBJL.^ L^-Effr .Z£^.^ay-. ... ?