Royal Ascot News
Tattersalls Royal Dozen 26/06/07
Tattersalls enjoyed yet another outstanding Royal Ascot with no
less than 12 winning graduates at the five day meeting - 8 more than
any other sale company.
foils Australian Golden Jubilee Bid 23/06/07
Australia’s challenge for the Golden Jubilee Stakes sprint
was foiled by Soldier’s Tale on the final day of the Royal
Maraahel stings Scorpion 23/06/07
Maraahel scooped connections another big pot when landing the Hardwicke
Stakes for the second year in succession at Royal Ascot.
Indian Ink Makes Her Mark 22/06/07
Indian Ink bounced back to form with an impressive six-length victory
in the Coronation Stakes to give both trainer Richard Hannon and
jockey Richard Hughes their first Group One success at Royal Ascot.
Boscobel Crowned King of Ascot 22/06/07
Boscobel may have worn the second colours of owner Sheikh Mohammed,
but the Halling colt made almost all under Joe Fanning to deny Lucarno
by a length in the King Edward VII Stakes.
Yeats Completes Gold Cup Double 21/06/07
Hot favourite Yeats completed back-to-back victories in the Gold
Cup at Royal Ascot with a performance packed full of class.
Silkwood Classy in Ribblesdale Romp 21/06/07
Silkwood showed that she is a most progressive filly when making
a successful transition from handicapping to Group company by taking
the Ribblesdale Stakes in tremendous style.
Winker Watson Gives Fortune his Fifth Winner 21/06/07
Jockey Jimmy Fortune extended his lead at the top of the London
Clubs International Trophy when winning his fifth race of Royal
Ascot 2007 aboard Winker Watson in the Group Two Norfolk Stakes,
the opening race on Ladies Day.
Elletelle Lands Queen Mary Stakes 20/06/07
A gutsy performance from 20/1 shot Elletelle saw the Ger Lyons-trained
filly record a half-length victory over 4/1 favourite Starlit Sands.
Manduro Class Act for Fabre 20/06/07
Manduro oozed class as he landed the Prince Of Wales's Stakes
for Andre Fabre and Stephane Pasquier at Royal Ascot.
Nannina Wins at Royal Ascot for Second Successive Year 20/06/07
Last year’s Coronation Stakes heroine Nannina made a winning
return to Royal Ascot when scoring by three lengths from Satwa
Queen in the Group Two Windsor Forest Stakes.
Ramonti Ends Godolphin Group 1 Blues 19/06/07
Godolphin stable enjoyed a British first Group 1 success in nearly
two years when Ramonti fought back to beat Jeremy by a short-head
under in-form jockey Frankie Dettori in the Queen Anne Stakes.
Effort Caps Stunning O’Brien Training
Aidan O’Brien saddled the first three home in the St James’s
Palace Stakes with winner Excellent Art capping an extraordinary
Miss Andretti Another Aussie Winner 19/06/07
Miss Andretti followed in the footsteps of previous winners Choisir
(2003) and Takeover Target (2006) to land a third King’s
Stand Stakes for Australia.
Gallops to Guineas Favouritism
It may be nearly 11 months away but the Aidan O’Brien-trained Henrythenavigator
is as short as 5/1 (with Boylesports) for next year’s 2000 Guineas after
winning the opening Coventry Stakes in scintillating fashion.
Australians in Good Heart Before Royal Ascot 13/06/07
Australia’s exciting and powerful four-strong challenge for
next week’s two Royal Ascot sprints involved in the Global
Sprint Challenge was unveiled at Newmarket.