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Russian ballet through the eyes of Nina Alovert (PHOTOS)

Russia Beyond 25 Sep 2021
Petersburg’s and Russia’s most famous ballet venue ... Nina Kaptsova and Artem Ovcharenko in Romeo and Juliet in the Bolshoi Theater, 2011 ... dance Russian ballet Bolshoi Theater photography russians abroad ... Russian Ballet from A to Z ... Bolshoi Ballet backstage ... How a girl from rural UK made it into the Bolshoi Ballet Academy.

Graham Cunningham insight & opinion | Turf giants primed ahead of autumn showdown

Sporting Life 23 Sep 2021
Bolshoi Ballet is Aidan O’Brien’s sole Derby runner and jumps as 11/8 favourite with huge expectation on his shoulders, while Yibir is on the big-race naughty step after spitting the dummy at Chester and Goodwood ... A gelded and rejuvenated Yibir blows Bolshoi Ballet away off the ...

Black Swan | Athens | October 8

Ekathimerini 22 Sep 2021
... by the Mariinsky and the Bolshoi featuring top-flight dancers from the two famed Russian ballet companies.

BC-Results Belmont Park-10-Add

News-Press Now 19 Sep 2021
BC-Results Belmont Park-10-Add,0114. 10th—$1,000,000, stk, 3YO, 1½mi, tf., clear.<. Jockey Club Derby Invitational S. 2 (2) Yibir (J.Spencer);7.30;3.50;3.40 ... Firm ... Also Ran—Bolshoi Ballet, Tokyo Gold, Step Dancer, Tango Tango Tango ... .

BC-Chart Belmont Park-10-Add

Hastings Tribune 19 Sep 2021
BC-Chart Belmont Park-10-Add. Belmont Park Results Saturday September 18th, 2021. By The Associated Press. 10th-$1,000,000, Stakes, 3-Year-Olds , One Mile and One Half, On the Turf, Clear. Jockey Club Derby Invitational S. Off 5.49. Good. 2-3w2nd,6w1/4,drift in. Fractional/Final Time ... Trainer ... Winner ... Bolshoi Ballet;122;7;3-�;4-�;3-hd;3-hd;4-1;4-nk;R ... .

Wootoon Bassett covers 244 mares on first season at Coolmore

Sporting Life 18 Sep 2021
Phew! ... The peerless Galileo in full flight ... His final crop will likely be quite small in number ... They included Group/Grade 1 winners Immortal Verse, Midday, Miss Beatrix, Rosdhu Queen and Sophie P, as well as the dams of high achievers Bolshoi Ballet, Harmonize, Helvic Dream, Kew Gardens, Max Player, Mother Earth, Nayef Road and Signs Of Blessing ... .

Racetracks ratchet up pressure on beleaguered Baffert

Las Vegas Review-Journal 17 Sep 2021
FILE - In this April 28, 2021, file photo, horse trainer Bob Baffert watches workouts at Churchill Downs in Louisville, Ky ... In the former, Grade 1-winner Bolshoi Ballet and Group 2-victor Yibir head a field of eight sophomores in the 12-furlong turf test, a “Win and You’re In” race for the $4 million Breeders’ Cup Turf ... .

The night I realised I’d never make an opera fan

The Times/The Sunday Times 15 Sep 2021
After all, I learnt to love ballet after being sent to Moscow to interview the Bolshoi’s male principal dancers ... Yet. .

New Order live in Manchester: local legends say “Fuck COVID” with huge homecoming gig

NME 13 Sep 2021
It’s been a terrible year-and-a-half ... The brilliantly up-for-it writhing mass are an all-welcome cross-section of swivel-eyed mums and dads (thawing out the kind of joyously uninhibited ‘80s/’90s dance moves that make Michael Gove in the club look like the Bolshoi Ballet) and kids ticking a legacy band off their bucket (hat) list ... Credit. Getty ... .

ParisLongchamp Sunday review: Arc trials day reports and reaction

Sporting Life 12 Sep 2021
Teona causes Vermeille shock ... Bookmakers Betfair reacted by cutting the winner to 12/1 from 40/1 for the Arc, while easing Snowfall to 4/1 ... Only five went to post for the recognised Arc trial following the late withdrawal of Aidan O'Brien's Bolshoi Ballet on account of a passport irregularity concerning his equine influenza vaccination ... .

Snowfall’s defeat sees Tarnawa tighten in Prix de l’Arc betting

The Irish Times 12 Sep 2021
Tarnawa was a luckless runner-up in Saturday’s Irish Champion Stakes but is favourite in some ante-post lists to go one better in next month’s Prix de l’Arc de Triomphe ... Snowfall slipped to 6-1 with some layers ... Bolshoi Ballet was prevented from taking part in the Prix Niel due a problem with the vaccination record on his passport ... Early pace ... .

Snowfall suffers first defeat of season with Teona winning Prix Vermeille

The Observer 12 Sep 2021
William Buick and Hurricane Lane storm to St Leger victory ... Show ... Snowfall’s defeat came at the end of a difficult weekend for Aidan O’Brien, who had earlier suffered the embarrassment of Bolshoi Ballet being ruled out of the Prix Niel by the Longchamp stewards less than an hour before the race due to a problem with the colt’s vaccination records ... .

View from France: Arc trials tips and horses to follow from French expert Jason Kiely

Sporting Life 11 Sep 2021
Although he flopped in the Epsom Derby, BOLSHOI BALLET made an impressive return to the winning enclosure when landing the Group One Belmont Derby and the globetrotting three-year-old should be able to capitalize back up in distance for the Group Two Qatar Prix Niel (13.33).

Snowfall aiming for the perfect five at ParisLongchamp

RTE 11 Sep 2021
The Prix Vermeille is one of three Arc trials on the card, with O'Brien represented by Bolshoi Ballet in the Prix Niel and Broome in the Prix Foy ... "I thought Bolshoi Ballet ran very well at Saratoga, they went very fast for the first couple of furlongs but he ran a solid race.

ParisLongchamp Arc trials tips: Sunday best bets

Sporting Life 11 Sep 2021
1.33 Qatar Prix Niel Stakes. BOLSHOI BALLET has won a Grade 1 on the Turf at Belmont since disappointing in the Derby. Currently a big price for the Arc, the Ballydoyle colt gets another chance over 1m4f with Frankie Dettori taking over the reins ... Pretty Tiger is another Group 2 winner and is preferred to Timour of the rest ... Irish Champions Weekend ... .