All the news from day two of the 2018 Qatar Goodwood Festival

QATAR GOODWOOD FESTIVAL 2018 RACENEWS RACECOURSE SERVICE SECOND DAY, WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 1         GOING NEWS AHEAD OF THE SECOND DAY     The going for the second day of the Qatar Goodwood Festival has changed to   Good   (from Good, Good to Soft in places in the straight) after a dry night.   The GoingStick Reading at 8.30am came to 6.7 (6.3 at 8.30am yesterday and 6.7 at 2pm on Monday).   Stalls’ Position Straight Course: Stands’ Side. Round Course: 1m…

All the news from first day of the 2018 Qatar Goodwood Festival

QATAR GOODWOOD FESTIVAL 2018 RACENEWS RACECOURSE SERVICE FIRST DAY, TUESDAY, JULY 31   GOING CHANGE   Following 4.8 millimetres of rain overnight, the going for the first day of the Qatar Goodwood Festival has changed to   Good, Good to Soft in places on the straight course   (from Good, Good to Firm places on the round course).   The GoingStick Reading at 8.30am came to 6.3 (6.7 at 2pm yesterday)   Stalls’ Position Straight Course: Stands’ Side. Round Course: 1m3f & 1m4f Outside Rest:…

Unbeaten Without Parole heads challengers for richest-ever Qatar Sussex Stakes

Ante-post favourite Without Parole heads eight declared runners for one of Europe’s premier all-aged mile races, the Group One Qatar Sussex Stakes (3.35pm) at Goodwood on day two of the Qatar Goodwood Festival, Wednesday, August 1. Without Parole (John Gosden/Andrea Atzeni) is unbeaten in four career starts so far and last time out enjoyed his first G1 triumph in the St James’s Palace Stakes at Royal Ascot last month, when he defeated Gustav Klimt (Aidan O’Brien IRE/Ryan Moore) by a half-length. Expert Eye (Sir Michael Stoute/James Doyle), owned and bred…

Veracious steps up in trip and takes on Urban Fox in G1 Qatar Nassau Stakes, highlight of Ladies’ Day at the Qatar Goodwood Festival

The £600,000 G1 Qatar Nassau Stakes, the joint-richest race for fillies and mares staged anywhere in Europe, takes centre stage on day three of the Qatar Goodwood Festival, Ladies’ Day, Thursday, August 2, with an excellent supporting card featuring the £300,000 G2 Qatar Lillie Langtry Stakes and £200,000 G2 Richmond Stakes. QIPCO 1000 Guineas heroine Billesdon Brook (Richard Hannon), who captured the Newmarket Classic at unprecedented odds of 66/1, is among 10 fillies and mares remaining for the G1 Qatar Nassau Stakes (3.35pm) over nearly 10 furlongs….

The Queen’s Fabricate among eight runners in Sky Bet York Stakes

The Queen’s Fabricate among eight runners in Sky Bet York Stakes Sky Bet’s 2/1 favourite Elarqam headlines eight declared runners for the £120,000 G2 Sky Bet York Stakes (3.15pm) at York this Saturday, July 28. The 10-furlong contest has been won by some top-class performers since its inception in 2006, including G1 victors Twice Over (2011) and Mukhadram (2013). Elarqam (Mark Johnston/Jim Crowley) is the sole three-year-old representative and drops in class after starting the campaign on the Classic trail. Hamdan Al Maktoum’s Frankel colt finished fourth…

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