Royal Ascot

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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. [...]

Dashing Willoughby in Queen Vase

2019-06-19T14:19:33-05:00June 19th, 2019|

Off at odds of 6-1 in the Queen Vase at Royal Ascot after being available at 14-1 in the morning, Dashing Willoughby under Oisin Murphy tracked the pace and showed great grit and determination to fend off a tenacious duo Barbados and stubborn Nayef Road, who held on for second [...]

NBC Covers Royal Ascot

2019-06-12T09:23:41-05:00June 12th, 2019|

  On June 18 at 8:30 a.m. ET, NBC Sports will begin to present daily live coverage of the Royal Meeting at Ascot on NBCSN. Daily telecasts of the full five-day Royal Meeting will air on NBCSN through June 21, and the event culminates on NBC June 22, starting at [...]

Ventura Rebel handles Lady Pauline

2019-05-01T09:39:15-05:00May 1st, 2019|

    Wesley Ward's decision to bring Lady Pauline over for the Ascot trials day did not go according to plan when the short priced favorite was collared late by Ventura Rebel in the five-furlong conditions stakes. A half-sister to the Ward's Lady Aurelia, Lady Pauline looked to be a [...]

Gleneagles Starts Right

2019-04-13T10:12:21-05:00April 13th, 2019|

Gleneagles got his stud career off the right way when Highland Chief, his very first runner to hit the racetrack won his debut in the West Berkshire Brewery Newcomers EBF Maiden Stakes at Newbury April 12. The Paul Cole trained colt raced in the  middle of the pack before launching [...]

BACKSIDE BLURBS

2019-03-07T11:04:00-05:00March 7th, 2019|

  Fountain of Youth runner up Bourbon War will be pointed to the Florida Derby. Global Campaign grabbed a quarter badly in the Fountain of Youth. Will have some time off and is off of the Derby Trail. Jaywalk came out of her fourth place in the Davona Dale just [...]