Silent Echo targeting £250,000 Stewards’ Cup at the Qatar Goodwood Festival

Weights are unveiled today for the two very valuable heritage handicaps staged at the Qatar Goodwood Festival – the £150,000 Golden Mile (Friday, August 3) and the £250,000  Stewards’ Cup (Saturday, August 4).   Heading the weights for the six-furlong Stewards’ Cup Handicap is Projection (Roger Charlton, 9st 12lb), who was last seen when fifth in the G1 Diamond Jubilee Stakes at Royal Ascot.   The ante-post favourite for the historic handicap is Dreamfield (John Gosden, 9st 7lb). The Godolphin-owned four-year-old lost his unbeaten record…

Teal eyeing Qatar Lennox Stakes for stable star Tip Two Win, 30 for upgraded Qatar Lillie Langtry Stakes & Previous winners Battaash, Take Cover and Muthmir

Teal eyeing Qatar Lennox Stakes for stable star Tip Two Win   Royal Ascot winner Expert Eye and G1 St James’s Palace Stakes second Gustav Klimt feature among 43 entries revealed today for the £300,000 G2 Qatar Lennox Stakes, staged over seven furlongs on Tuesday, July 31, day one of the 2018 Qatar Goodwood Festival.   Gustav Klimt, one of seven entries for Britain and Ireland’s champion Flat trainer Aidan O’Brien, stayed on well to finish a half-length behind unbeaten Without Parole in the G1…

Classic heroines among superb entry for G1 Qatar Nassau Stakes, highlight of Ladies’ Day at the Qatar Goodwood Festival

  British Classic winners Forever Together and Billesdon Brook feature among 20 fillies and mares for the £600,000 G1 Qatar Nassau Stakes over nearly 10 furlongs, the highlight on the third day of the Qatar Goodwood Festival, Ladies’ Day, Thursday, August 2.   Galileo filly Forever Together, one of eight entries for champion British & Irish trainer Aidan O’Brien, shed her maiden tag in fine style with a dominating four and a half-length verdict over Godolphin’s Wild Illusion (Charlie Appleby) in the 12-furlong G1 Investec…

International stars among 46 entries for £1-million highlight Qatar Sussex Stakes

International stars among 46 entries for £1-million highlight Qatar Sussex Stakes There is a cosmopolitan feel to the entries for the £1-million Qatar Sussex Stakes at Goodwood on Wednesday, August 1, with 46 entries (up from 40 in 2017) from five countries including Australia and the US, details of which are revealed today. The Qatar Sussex Stakes, part of the QIPCO British Champions Series, is the highlight of the five-day Qatar Goodwood Festival, which runs from Tuesday, July 31 to Saturday, August 4, and one…

WORLD HORSE RACING LAUNCHES THE ULTIMATE DIGITAL RACING FAN EXPERIENCE

   WORLD HORSE RACING LAUNCHES THE ULTIMATE DIGITAL RACING FAN EXPERIENCE    Iconic global racing festivals join forces to create a major new online platform for racing fans LONDON, UNITED KINGDOM, Tuesday, May 22, 2018: A ground-breaking new media company dedicated to telling the story of international thoroughbred horse racing launches today. World Horse Racing will give fans exclusive access to the thrills, glamour and culture of one of the world’s most enthralling sports. This major new media brand is unique in being powered by four iconic racing festivals – Ascot and Goodwood Racecourses in the…

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