Cirrus Des Aigles heads superb cast for King George VI & Queen Elizabeth Stakes (Sponsored By Betfair)

Another Ascot victory would be Very Nice for de Mieulle   Cirrus Des Aigles faces seven rivals as he bids to cement his reputation as the highest-rated horse in the world with victory in the £1,065,000 King George VI & Queen Elizabeth Stakes (sponsored by Betfair) at Ascot this Saturday, July 27.   The seven-year-old, trained in Chantilly by Corine Barande-Barbe, has three Group One wins to his name including a three quarters of a length success in the QIPCO Champions Stakes at Ascot in…

Loving Spirit set for Ascot’s Cash Out Multiples Only On Betfair International Stakes

Trainer James Toller is hoping that leading apprentice Robert Tart can spark a change of luck with Loving Spirit in the £100,000 Cash Out Multiples Only On Betfair International Handicap at Ascot on Saturday, July 27. The five-year-old, a 20/1 chance for the seven-furlong heritage handicap with Betfair Sportsbook, has posted three excellent efforts over the same course and distance, including when coming home sixth in the Buckingham Palace Handicap at Royal Ascot on June 21. He was denied a clear run in the Victoria…

Universal all set for the King George VI & Queen Elizabeth Stakes (Sponsored by Betfair)

A thrilling renewal of the King George VI & Queen Elizabeth Stakes (sponsored by Betfair) is in prospect at Ascot this Saturday, July 27.   The latest confirmations for the £1,065,000 million contest, run over a mile and a half, were made yesterday and 10 contenders are currently on course for the midsummer highlight at Ascot, following the news this morning of an injury to St Nicholas Abbey who had been a leading contender.   Cirrus Des Aigles (now 13/8 favourite with Betfair) was the…

Bolger hoping Trading Leather is up to King George challenge at Ascot

Trading Leather is on course for a tilt at Ascot’s midsummer highlight, the £1-million King George VI & Queen Elizabeth Stakes (Sponsored by Betfair) over a mile and a half on Saturday, July 27.   Jim Bolger’s charge announced himself as one of Europe’s leading middle distance three-year-olds with a comfortable length and three-quarter success in the Dubai Duty Free Irish Derby at the Curragh on June 29.   The son of Teofilo relished the step up to a mile and a half, staying on…

Novellist aiming for another German fairytale in King George VI & Queen Elizabeth Stakes (Sponsored by Betfair)

Following the historic success of Danedream 12 months ago, there is another strong German challenge for the £1-million King George VI & Queen Elizabeth Stakes (Sponsored by Betfair) with Novellist on course for the midsummer highlight at Ascot on Saturday, July 27.   The Andreas Wohler-trained four-year-old has been successful in seven of his nine starts and gained a second Group One victory decisively under Ryan Moore in the Grand Prix de Saint-Cloud at Saint Cloud, France, on June 23.   He is a 6/1…

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