Brian Hughes turned the quickest northern-based soar jockey to succeed in 100 winners in a season with victory on Goals Of Dwelling at Ayr.
The 36-year-old has been in great from day one of many marketing campaign in his sterling effort to regain the title he gained in 2019-20 from Harry Skelton.
He started the day 42 winners away from nearest pursuer Sam Twiston-Davies, and took his tally to a few figures when scoring on Goals Of Dwelling (11-8 favorite) within the Coral Novices’ Restricted Handicap Chase.
Having his second run over fences, the Donald McCain-trained five-year-old triumphed by 5 and a half lengths from Fete Champetre, who ruined his probability with a mistake on the last fence.
Hughes informed Nice British Racing: “It is nice to succeed in 100 winners already this yr. It is all the time the primary massive goal to tick off while you set your targets at the beginning of the season, so to realize it in November is absolutely encouraging.
“The five-timer at Musselburgh (in October) was the spotlight. They do not come round too typically these days so you need to get pleasure from them when you will have them.”
He added: “The final word objective stays reclaiming the championship. Something can occur throughout the season, so there is no such thing as a room to let up from my perspective. I’ll maintain pushing in the direction of the subsequent milestone and proceed to experience as many winners as attainable.”