Three-year-old colt Hemsworth (Tom Albertrani/Luis Saez), a G2 winner at Aqueduct last year, steps up to nine furlongs for the non-graded Curlin Stakes at Saratoga, USA, on Friday, July 28.
Rare Rhythm strikes again in Silver Cup
15 July 2017
Rare Rhythm (Charlie Appleby/James Doyle) followed up victory in the Duke Of Edinburgh Handicap at Royal Ascot with another decisive win in the Listed Silver Cup over a mile and three-quarters at York, UK, on Saturday, July 15.
Arabian Hope moves forward in Ganton Stakes
17 June 2017
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.
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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