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Coronet had finished fifth in the Investec Oaks, but returned to win at Royal Ascot.
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There were some remarkable performances by the 3-year-olds on the middle day of the Royal Ascot meeting, with victories by Benbatl and Coronet massively flattering the results of the 3-year-old Classics at Epsom. Writer Bob Kieckhefer gives us the lowdown, coverage presented by Fasig-Tipton’s Sept. 10 Turf Showcase The Ribblesdale Coronet,

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Racenewsonline.com Trainer John Gosden and owner Khalid Abdullah registered their second victories in theInvestec Oaks after 6/1 shot Enable ran out a decisive five-length winner of the fillies’ Classic at Epsom Downs. Ridden by Frankie Dettori, registering his fourth victory in the contest, the 3-year-old daughter of Nathaniel traveled well

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Daddys Lil Darling’s pursuit of the Investec Oaks at Epsom Downs Racecourse came to a thundering halt Friday when Normandy Farm’s 3-year-old filly spooked from a lightning bolt en route to the starting gate, with jockey Olivier Peslier bailing and the Kentucky Oaks runner-up scratched by officials. Enable went on

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Trainer Kenny McPeek said he understands why Daddys Lil Darling is listed at 33-1 odds by Unibet, official betting partner of the Investec Derby Festival, to make her one of the longest shots in the field of ten 3-year-old fillies. But the Kentucky-based horseman expressed great optimism on the eve

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EPSOM, England (Wednesday, May 31, 2017) – Rhododendron takes on nine rivals in the £500,000 Group One Investec Oaks (4.30pm) at Epsom Downs on the first day of the Investec Derby Festival, Ladies’ Day, Friday, June 2. The 1 1/2-mile classic is the highlight of a seven-race card on Investec

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On Facebook.com/TurfTalk360: Video of Daddys Lil Darling getting acquainted with Epsom Downs. From British-based RaceNewsOnline.com: EPSOM, ENGLAND (Saturday, May 27, 2017) – Ante-post favourite Rhododendron heads 16 acceptors for the premier fillies’ Classic, the Group 1 Investec Oaks at Epsom Downs on the first day of the Investec Derby Festival, Investec

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Trainer Kenny McPeek and owner Nancy Polk must be hoping that Kentucky Oaks runner-up Daddys Lil Darling is getting any rough start out of the way before she actually races in the June 2 Investec Oaks at historic Epsom Downs Racecourse. Daddys Lil Darling will be the first Kentucky Oaks

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By Gary West, for TurfTalk360.com In 1962, a former bookmaker from Cleveland caused a brouhaha when he traveled to Paris with a diminutive racehorse and, somewhat shockingly, the boldly stated goal of winning the Prix de l’Arc de Triomphe. Asked why they were there, Jack Price said he just figured

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Always Dreaming continues to dream of the U.S. Triple Crown while preparing for Saturday’s Preakness Stakes but, across the Atlantic, the picture for the original Derby in England remained in soft focus after weekend races on both sides of the Channel. A European invader took the Grade I Man o’

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