Progressive 3 year old filly Arabian Hope (Saeed bin Suroor/Josephine Gordon) raced a close fourth in the Listed Best Western Hotels Ganton Stakes (1m) at York on Saturday, June 17 before getting up in the final strides to win in 1m 37.29s.
Rosa is imperial in Prix Hampton
10 June 2017
Four-year-old Pivotal filly Rosa Imperial (Andre Fabre/Mickael Barzalona) retained her unbeaten record when the comfortable winner of the Listed Prix Hampton (5f) at Maisons-Laffitte, France, in 57.08s on good going on Saturday, June 10.
Listed success by Aiming For Rio
10 June 2017
Three-year-old Rio De La Plata filly Aiming For Rio (Andre Fabre/Mickael Barzalona) drew clear to win the Listed Prix Marchand d’Or over six and a half furlongs at Maisons-Laffitte, France, by two lengths in 1m 16.34s on Saturday, June 10.
Glen Shiel heads to Compiegne
09 June 2017
Progressive three-year-old colt Glen Shiel (Andre Fabre/Mickael Barzalona) lines up in the Listed Prix Ridgway over a mile and a quarter at Compiegne, France, on Monday, June 12.
J A (Jim) McGrath was a racing journalist for major publications in Australia and the UK for 45 years. He was the senior BBC racing commentator for 15 years calling all the Classics, and remains a presenter for At The Races. Jim has been a contributing editor for Godolphin.com since 2015.
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