Group 1

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She’s Back! Enable

2019-07-06T10:46:03-05:00July 6th, 2019|

  Enable sent a loud and clear message she has not lost a step coming back at 5 years old to take the Group 1 Eclipse at Sandown. Under Frankie Dettori, who confidently handled the champion mare, she was able to hold off Magical under Ryan Moore in the stretch [...]

Ascot Wraps Up

2019-06-23T07:44:44-05:00June 23rd, 2019|

    Royal Ascot wrapped up Saturday and you'd be hard pressed to argue Frankie Dettori and Blue Point were not the stars of the meet. Blue Point took his second Group 1 of the short 5 day meet when he easily won the Diamond Jubilee Stakes under James Doyle. [...]

Ascot Friday Highlights

2019-06-21T14:59:35-05:00June 21st, 2019|

  The Roger Varian trained Daahyeh took the Group 3 Albany Stakes under David Egan to start things off on Royal Ascot Friday. Japan was very impressive laying back off a decent pace under Ryan Moore for trainer Aidan O' Brien and exploded to an open length victory in the [...]

Dettori Dominates Ascot

2019-06-20T12:41:20-05:00June 20th, 2019|

  Frankie Dettori has been one of the most successful jockeys at the prestigious Royal Ascot meeting and today showed us why. Frankie took the first 4 races on the card and almost took a fifth. Frankie started in the Group 2 Norfolk Stakes aboard A'Ali for trainer Simon Crisford. [...]

Crystal Ocean Takes the Prince of Wales

2019-06-19T14:31:09-05:00June 19th, 2019|

  Crystal Ocean finally gained a deserved group 1 win with a strong staying performance in a bogged down running of the Prince of Wales's Stakes (Group 1). Frankie Dettori rode the Sir Michael Stoute trained 3-1 shot.  The Prince of Wales's is a Breeders' Cup Challenge race and Crystal [...]

Quite the Team

2019-05-24T06:35:06-05:00May 24th, 2019|

The long time  tandem of Britain's leading trainer and one of racing's most recognizable faces recorded their 500th winner together in Britain on Thursday when John Gosden's Terebellum won at Goodwood under Frankie Dettori. A potent force at the highest level of horse racing, Gosden and Dettori had been on [...]

Winx, Just Perfect

2019-04-13T10:45:13-05:00April 13th, 2019|

Perhaps jockey Hugh Bowman said it best, but most of us would probably prefer to see Winx doing her thing forever. "It's going to be nice to have my life back" Winx completed a fairytale career with her 33rd straight win, 25th Group 1, many against males with her typical [...]

Thunder Snow Again

2019-03-30T21:20:43-05:00March 30th, 2019|

  It was a thrilling stretch drive in the Group 1, $12 million Dubai World Cup at Meydan Racecourse on Saturday, as Thunder Snow nailed Gronkowski on the wire by a whisker in the ten-furlong event. While guiding Thunder Snow to a hard-fought nose victory, jockey Christope Soumillion also put the 5-yr.-old son of Helmut into the history books, [...]