Four-year-old Zorion (Jim Bolger/Kevin Manning) enjoyed his first Listed success when getting up in a thrilling finish to the Glencairn Stakes over a mile at Leopardstown, Ireland, on Thursday, 7 June.
Epidemic earns black type at Sunshine Coast
06 June 2018
Epidemic (James Cummings/Larry Cassidy) earned his first black type when taking out the Listed Kendrick Racing Helen Coughlan Stakes at Sunshine Coast, Australia, on Saturday, 2 June.
Smooth Longchamp success for Mer Et Nuages
25 May 2018
Mer Et Nuages (Andre Fabre/Mickael Barzalona) successfully stepped up to Listed class when recording a very comfortable two-length win in the mile Prix de Pontarme at Longchamp, France, on Thursday, 24 May.
Old Persian strikes in Fairway
19 May 2018
Three-year-old Dubawi colt Old Persian (Charlie Appleby/William Buick) stayed on gamely to record a first Listed success in the 10-furlong Fairway Stakes at Newmarket, UK, on Saturday, 19 May.
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