St Leger Festival Archive
Encke was spotted working on the July course at Newmarket last weekend, the first public sighting of the colt in nearly two years.
Marco Botti’s top stayer Tac De Boistron won’t be available for the trainer’s use until the end of this season due to injury.
After winning his debut race at Haydock last week, Faydhan shot straight to the top of next year’s 2,000 Guineas market.
Galileo Rock, one of the leading contenders for the Ladbrokes St Leger, will only run in the Doncaster Classic on Saturday if the track is deemed suitable by connections on the day.
Favourites for the Ladbrokes St Leger; Leading Light, Galileo Rock and Excess Knowledge are among 14 potential runners for the classic event this Saturday at Doncaster, following all major ante-post players holding firm this past Monday.
Encke caused a boil over at Doncaster yesterday, winning the St Leger Stakes and dashing the Triple Crown hopes of hot favourite Camelot.