The odds-on favourite Persian King (Kingman) did not falter in The Emirates Poule d'Essai des Poulains (French 2,000 Guineas - Gr1), and he won by a length over Shaman (Shamardal) and San Donato (Lope of Vega), who fought each other down to the post.
Grand National-winning owner Michael O’Leary has announced he will phase out his National Hunt team over the next five years.
The day after Winx won her final race, her long-time strappers Umut Odemislioglu and Candice Perisijn were back in the real world, mucking out the boxes of regular racehorses.
Ever since His Highness Sheikh Mohammed founded his Godolphin racing stable just over a quarter of a century ago, the famous royal blue silks have been carried to victory in many of the world’s most sought-after races
It was a hundred years ago that Sir Barton became the first horse to sweep what would become to be known as the Triple Crown.
Karl Burke believes his mare will be close to her best for her return in the Al Shaqab-sponsored showpiece at Newbury on Saturday.