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‘Ultimate Racehorse’ Magical Turns In Winning Effort In British Champion Stakes

Aidan O’Brien described Magical as “the ultimate racehorse” following a smooth performance to justify even-money favoritism in the G1 QIPCO Champion Stakes at Ascot. Just 13 days on from a fifth-placed effort in the Prix de l’Arc de Triomphe, Magical, a four-year-old daughter of Galileo, traveled powerfully throughout today’s 10-furlong contest and ran on strongly […]

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Stradivarius Beaten On The Wire By Kew Gardens In British Champions Long Distance Cup

Stradivarius suffered his first defeat in almost two years as Kew Gardens came on top in a pulsating climax to the Qipco British Champions Long Distance Cup. The remarkable Stradivarius has completely dominated the staying division over the past couple of seasons – with back-to-back wins in the Yorkshire Cup, Gold Cup, Goodwood Cup and […]

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Weekend Lineup: British Champions Day, Maryland Million

Graded stakes action will be at a minimum for the next two weeks on this side of the ocean in advance of the Breeders’ Cup World Championships Nov. 1-2, but British Champions Day at Ascot Saturday features the outstanding stayer Stradivarius (IRE) aiming to add to his unblemished season as well as Magical (IRE), the […]

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Another Run For Enable Not Ruled Out; Breeders’ Cup Turf An Option

Champion racemare Enable may not have been able to get the job done over testing ground at Longchamp on Sunday, but the 5-year-old mare still returned to the saddling enclosure to cheers from her fans after a brave performance. On Monday, Khalid Abudllah’s racing manager Lord Teddy Grimthorpe revealed to BBC Radio 4’s Today program […]

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Enable ‘Full Of Herself,’ Routed To Darley Yorkshire Oaks Instead Of Juddmonte International

Enable will run in the Darley Yorkshire Oaks at York rather than the Juddmonte International. John Gosden intimated after her second win in the King George VI And Queen Elizabeth QIPCO Stakes at Ascot that she could miss the York meeting altogether, but she is set to appear on the Knavesmire later this month. Enable […]

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Enable Denies Crystal Ocean In Thrilling King George Battle

Surely to be recorded as one of the most memorable finishes in the history of the 1 ½-mile King George VI and Queen Elizabeth Stakes (G1), the indominable 5-year-old mare Enable (GB), under jockey Frankie Dettori, out dueled Sir Evelyn de Rothschild’s Crystal Ocean (GB) in an epic stretch drive to win Saturday’s 69th edition […]

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TVG To Air ‘Win And You’re In’ Ascot Race Featuring Enable

TVG, America’s horse racing network and the industry-leading advanced-deposit wagering platform, will be broadcasting the King George VI & Queen Elizabeth Stakes sponsored by QIPCO exclusively this Saturday both on-air and streaming via TVG.com. Champion Enable headlines the field of eleven rivals and will be trying to become the third horse in history to win two […]

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‘Extraordinary’ Enable Takes On Tough Field In King George VI & Queen Elizabeth Stakes

Champion trainer John Gosden is not taking anything for granted as star mare Enable takes aim at the Group 1 King George VI & Queen Elizabeth QIPCO Stakes (3.40pm) at Ascot this Saturday, July 27. The contest offers the winner an expenses-paid berth to the Breeders’ Cup Turf, which Enable captured last November at Churchill […]

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‘Superstar’ Blue Point Doubles Up At Royal Ascot To Win Diamond Jubilee

Godolphin’s Blue Point (IRE) joined a select band of horses to complete the double of Royal Ascot’s two historic sprint prizes when he added the Diamond Jubilee Stakes (G1) to the King’s Stand Stakes (G1) he won four days earlier and secured a place in the field for the Breeders’ Cup Turf Sprint (G1) via […]

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American Pharoah Colt Maven Unsold At Goffs, Expected For Thursday Start At Royal Ascot

Richard Ravin’s Maven made news as American Pharoah’s first winner in North America back in April at Aqueduct, and now the 2-year-old colt is scheduled to start in Thursday’s Group 2 Norfolk Stakes at Royal Ascot. On Monday, Maven went through the ring at the Goffs London sale, but was bought back for £725,000. He […]

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