Posts Tagged: Royal Ascot
Society Rock overcame a problem at the barriers to score a narrow victory in the Group 2 Duke of York Stakes yesterday.
Black Caviar produced another incredible performance to destroy a quality field and extend her undefeated winning streak to twenty-five wins in the T.J. Smith Stakes in Sydney on Saturday.
Australia’s golden girl of racing, Black Caviar, has drawn the widest barrier for the Group 1 Diamond Jubilee Stakes at Royal Ascot this Saturday.
Australian racing superstar Black Caviar is gearing up for her English racing campaign before boarding her flight next Wednesday.
Trainer John Gosden has expressed his anger at the new whip rules being introduced to coincide with the running of the richest day in British horse racing; Champion Stakes Day at Royal Ascot Racecourse.
Champion galloper Canford Cliffs has been forced into retirement after sustaining a serious leg injury during his second-place finish to Frankel in the Glorious Goodwood.
Trainer Richard Hannon opted to send Canford Cliffs to stud after a leg scan revealed a shadow on the joint running into the pastern which could quite easily turn into a fracture or break.