Homecoming Queen, Samitar meet again in Coronation Stakes
Aidan O’Brien-trained Homecoming Queen, who won the Group One One Thousand Guineas before finishing fourth behind Samitar in the Irish One Thousand Guineas, will again face that filly in Friday’s Coronation Cup.
Mick Channon, who trains Samitar, also entered Laugh Out Loud. Others in field include Elusive Kate, who is making her first start of the year after finishing unplaced in the Breeders’ Cup Juvenile Turf in 2011. Fallen for You and Starscope run for John Gosden, who also trains Elusive Kate. Irish History, Cardigan, Intense Pink, Russelliana, and Bugie d’Amore round out the field.