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In June of this year, Catholic Boy was winning the Pennine Ridge Stakes on grass at Belmont Park and 17 days later we watched Yoshida run his tail off to be beaten 1 1/4 lengths in the 15-horse Queen Anne Stakes at Royal Ascot.

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After a fortnight which promised fireworks and delivered in the most spectacular fashion, the curtain finally came down Oct. 20 on this year's Tattersalls October Yearling Sale with a more low-key Book 4 session.

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Sands of Mali was left to his own devices in front, with Paul Hanagan judging the pace beautifully and saving enough in reserve to hold the persistent challenge of the back-to-form Harry Angel in second. 

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Sharp Azteca, winner of the 2017 Cigar Mile (G1) and four other graded stakes, will stand at Three Chimneys Farm in 2019, it was announced Oct. 20.

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Although the jury was out for a while Oct. 20 as Far Hills' stewards examined the latter stages of the $450,000 Grand National (NSA-G1), Sideways Syndicate Stable's heavily favored Jury Duty emerged with a favorable verdict.

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Colonia provided her own happy outcome following a bout of stress when she rallied in the final strides to score a half-length win over Get Explicit in the Pin Oak Valley View Stakes (G3T).

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Hall of Fame jockey Javier Castellano notched three wins, including his 5,000th victory in North America aboard Runaway Lute in the $150,000 Hudson Handicap, Oct. 20 at Belmont Park to steal the show on Empire Showcase Day, an all-New York-bred card.

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Under smart handling from jockey Tyler Gaffalione, Shamrock Rose was able to overtake pacesetter Blamed midway down the lane to score a 2 1/2-length victory in the Lexus Raven Run Stakes (G2) at Keeneland.

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Arrivals and works for some of the horses on the Pennsylvania Derby card on Saturday at Parx Racing, including Collected, McKinzie, Bravazo, and more.

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Champions Day demands a champion's performance. For the second consecutive year, it came in the QIPCO Champion Stakes (G1), as Cracksman bowed out in style with a performance that has surely not been bettered all year.

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This week's sport on the BBC includes the Champions League, Mexican grand prix and the Super League Triathlon.

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Frankie Dettori pilots Too Darn Hot to a dominant victory in the Dewhurst Stakes at Newmarket.

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Joseph O'Brien's brilliant start to his training career takes another step forward as Iridessa provides his first Group One winner in Britain.

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Champion jockey Silvestre de Sousa says a riding ban which rules him out of British Champions Day at Ascot is "a bit harsh".

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The full-brother of unbeaten Too Darn Hot, from Lord and Lady Lloyd-Webber's stable, becomes 2018's most expensive yearling.

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Research shows horses see colours differently to humans, prompting a trial of new colours for hurdles and fences.

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The British Horseracing Authority says it is "in it for the long haul" when it comes to making the sport more diverse.

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The World Heritage site is at the centre of a huge backlash over a horse race promotion.

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Watch the moment racehorse trainer Mark Johnston broke the all-time record number of British winners.

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Mark Johnston reflects on his career after breaking the British horse racing record for training most winners.

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In June of this year, Catholic Boy was winning the Pennine Ridge Stakes on grass at Belmont Park and 17 days later we watched Yoshida run his tail off to be beaten 1 1/4 lengths in the 15-horse Queen Anne Stakes at Royal Ascot.

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After a fortnight which promised fireworks and delivered in the most spectacular fashion, the curtain finally came down Oct. 20 on this year's Tattersalls October Yearling Sale with a more low-key Book 4 session.

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Sands of Mali was left to his own devices in front, with Paul Hanagan judging the pace beautifully and saving enough in reserve to hold the persistent challenge of the back-to-form Harry Angel in second. 

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Sharp Azteca, winner of the 2017 Cigar Mile (G1) and four other graded stakes, will stand at Three Chimneys Farm in 2019, it was announced Oct. 20.

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Although the jury was out for a while Oct. 20 as Far Hills' stewards examined the latter stages of the $450,000 Grand National (NSA-G1), Sideways Syndicate Stable's heavily favored Jury Duty emerged with a favorable verdict.

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Colonia provided her own happy outcome following a bout of stress when she rallied in the final strides to score a half-length win over Get Explicit in the Pin Oak Valley View Stakes (G3T).

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Hall of Fame jockey Javier Castellano notched three wins, including his 5,000th victory in North America aboard Runaway Lute in the $150,000 Hudson Handicap, Oct. 20 at Belmont Park to steal the show on Empire Showcase Day, an all-New York-bred card.

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Under smart handling from jockey Tyler Gaffalione, Shamrock Rose was able to overtake pacesetter Blamed midway down the lane to score a 2 1/2-length victory in the Lexus Raven Run Stakes (G2) at Keeneland.

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Champions Day demands a champion's performance. For the second consecutive year, it came in the QIPCO Champion Stakes (G1), as Cracksman bowed out in style with a performance that has surely not been bettered all year.

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Son of Awesome Again has 11 black-type winners, including five graded stakes winners, so far this year.

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HORSE RACING TIPS - who to bet on Saturday 13th October.

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HORSE RACING TIPS - who to bet on Saturday 6th October.

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HORSE RACING TIPS - who to bet on Tuesday 25th September.

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HORSE RACING TIPS - who to bet on Saturday 22nd September.

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HORSE RACING TIPS - who to bet on Monday 17th September.

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HORSE RACING TIPS - who to bet on Sunday 16th September.

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HORSE RACING TIPS - who to bet on Saturday 15th September.

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A SHOWJUMPER who learned to ride again after being paralysed in a car crash is demanding £200,000 in compensation for the horrific injuries she suffered. Jemima Green, 29, was fitted with pioneering “robotic legs” after the 2015 smash.

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HORSE RACING TIPS - who to bet on Sunday 21st October.

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HORSE RACING TIPS - who to bet on Saturday 20th October.

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Gosden left the Berkshire track with almost £1.9million of the £4.5m on offer and a third trainers’ championship in the bag with his horses winning £8,240,761.76 in Britain in 2018.

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Sportsmail's racing expert Robin Goodfellow dishes out his tips ahead of Saturday's meetings at Market Rasen, Catterick, Stratford, Ffos Las and Wolverhampton.

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BRITAIN'S NO 1 TIPSTER: One of the biggest meetings of the Flat season takes place at Ascot Racecourse on Saturday - British Champions Day.

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Atzeni had hoped to defer his two-day ban (October 20-21) to ride at one of the biggest meetings of the Flat season - something allowed in Britain for short bans.

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Sportsmail's racing expert Robin Goodfellow dishes out his tips ahead of Friday's meetings at Fakenham, Haydock, Wincanton, Newcastle and Redcar.

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Trainer Dean Ivory says the entire season for his star sprinter Librisa Breeze has been geared to trying to repeat last year’s win in the Qipco British Champion Sprint Stakes.

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The colt, who has won three Group Ones over a mile and a quarter on his last three outings, is owned by Sheikh Fahad al Thani's Qatar Racing Ltd, a subsidiary of Qipco who sponsor Champions Day.

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Sportsmail's racing expert Robin Goodfellow dishes out his tips ahead of Thursday's meetings at Carlisle, Chelmsford City, Wolverhampton, Uttoxeter and Brighton.

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Sportsmail's racing expert Robin Goodfellow dishes out his tips ahead of Wednesday's meetings at Bath, Wetherby, Newcastle and Nottingham.

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Enable will attempt to become the first horse to win the Prix de L'Arc de Triomphe and Breeders' Cup Turf in the same year after being given the green light to run in Kentucky on November 3.

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Arrivals and works for some of the horses on the Pennsylvania Derby card on Saturday at Parx Racing, including Collected, McKinzie, Bravazo, and more.

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A field of 11 was entered for the 81st running of the Pattison Canadian International (G1) at Woodbine on Saturday, headed by 2-1 favorite Thundering Blue in post position #2. Also on the card is the E.P. Taylor (G1) for the fillies and mares, the Nearctic (G2) for the turf sprinters, and the Ontario Derby (G3).

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Saturday at Woodbine #CanIntl, Desert Encounter rallied from far back to win the Canadian International (G1) by a length over favorite Thundering Blue with Focus Group third. Get the results, charts, and photos here.

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Also at Woodbine #CanIntl, Sheikha Reika won the E.P. Taylor Stakes (G1) for the fillies over Golden Legend and favorite Santa Monica. Also on the card, Hembree won the Nearctic Stakes (G2) and Lookin to Strike won the Ontario Derby (G3). Get the results, charts, and photos here.

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Sunday at Belmont Park, Fourstar Crook won the Flower Bowl (G1) by 2 lengths over Onthemoonagain and Lady Montdore. Also on the card, Jaywalk won the Frizette Stakes (G1) and Uncle Benny won the Futurity Stakes. Get the results, charts, and photos here.

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Saturday at Belmont Park, Complexity cruised home to win the Champagne Stakes (G1) by 3 lengths over Code of Honor and Call Paul. Also on the card, Have At It won the Hill Prince Stakes (G2). Get the results, charts, and photos here.

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Again at Belmont Park, Wow Cat drew off by 3 1/4 lengths to win the Beldame Stakes (G1) over Divine Miss Grey and Verve's Tale. Also on the card, Disco Partner won the Belmont Turf Sprint Invitational for a second time. Get the results, charts, and photos here.

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by Jim Mazur and Peter Mallett. An invaluable tool for trying to unlock the mysteries of handicapping the Breeders' Cup races at Churchill Downs. Updated for 2018, this is their 27th anniversary edition and seventh for Churchill Downs.

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Sunday at Santa Anita, Vale Dori was an upset winner of the Zenyatta Stakes (G1) over La Force and Shenandoah Queen, while favorite Abel Tasman finished 5th. Also on the card, Liam the Charmer won the John Henry Turf Championship (G2). Get the results, charts, and photos here.

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Saturday at Santa Anita, Accelerate won easily in the Awesome Again Stakes (G1) over West Coast. Also on the card, Bellafina won the Chandelier Stakes (G1), Game Winner won the American Pharoah Stakes (G1), Vasilika won the Rodeo Drive Stakes (G1), and Travieza won the Unzip Me Stakes. Get the results, charts, and photos here.

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Fran Berry was not exactly the typical Irish rider setting off for pastures new when his path took him to Britain in 2016. Hardly some wide-eyed teenager with his possessions in a handkerchief attempting to catch a break away from the competitive domestic circuit, he was a jockey with an international following and a regular position in the top four throughout this century.

There was an itch which needed scratching, which explains why he decided to uproot his wife Laura and toddler son Jordan from Kildare for a fresh start in Berkshire and a position with Ralph Beckett.

“The job at Ralph’s came up as I was looking to leave Ireland,” he explains. “The July before I moved over I’d ridden my 1000th winner in Ireland. It had been in my head for a while that I’d done five or six winters in Japan, that’s where I was basically basing my year around, but unfortunately for me they had changed the criteria to get in. Really due to the success of Mirco Demuro and...

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Shamrock Rose pulled off the upset in the GII Lexus Raven Run S., scoring her first graded victory in Keeneland’s Saturday feature. Breaking sharply from post 12, the 18-1 shot raced two-wide in mid-pack as Blamed blazed through opening splits of :22.27 and :44.83. Ranging up four wide turning for home, the $120,000 OBSAPR buy looked Blamed in the eye in mid-stretch for just a moment before confidently striding clear to win by 2 1/2 lengths. Blamed held second over a gutsy Take Charge Paula, who made an astounding late rally to hit the board. Rushing up into contention early, Take Charge Paula checked hard off heels in the first quarter, plummeting back towards the rear of the field, but made a strong late bid down the center of the track to round out the trifecta.

“Her last two races have been awesome,” said David Carroll, assistant to trainer Mark Casse. “She was full of confidence. She came to us [at Keeneland] in great shape. It was a great call by Mark and...

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The Irish came to Far Hills, N.J., they liked what they found in many ways, and they conquered.

Sideways Syndicate’s Jury Duty (Ire) (Well Chosen {GB}), the heavily favored vanguard of an unprecedented Irish invasion, took command on the final turn of America’s richest steeplechase race and rolled clear to a 3 1/4-length victory Saturday.

Owner/trainer Emmet Mullins’s Tornado Watch (Ire) (Selkirk) launched a big move on Far Hills’ final turn to finish second and complete an Irish exacta. Two American contenders, Buttonwood Farm’s All the Way Jose (Senor Swinger) and Harold A. “Sonny” Via’s Hinterland (Fr) (Poliglote {GB}) ran a distant third and fourth, respectively in a field of nine.

Trained by Gordon Elliott, who has made American jump racing a profitable adjunct of his successful Irish stable, Jury Duty went off as the 13-to-10 favorite and ran the Grand National’s 2 5/8 miles in 5:14.80. The jury was out on the...

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The total handle for Saturday’s Jim McKay Maryland Million Day at Laurel Park was $5,704 million, a 30.3% increase from last year and the largest MD Million Day handle since 2007.

Hall of Fame rider Edgar Prado became the winningest jockey in Maryland Million history with his victory aboard Saratoga Bob (Friesan Fire) in the $150,000 Maryland Million Classic, which was his 18th Maryland Million score. Other Maryland Million Day highlights include Crabcakes (Great Notion) successful title defense in the Million Distaff and My Sistersledge (Etched)’s repeat victory in the Million Ladies S.

“We couldn’t have asked for a better day,” said Sal Sinatra, President and General Manager of the Maryland Jockey Club. “The weather was great, the racing was great, and field size was up. We want to thank all the fans and the Maryland breeders and owners and the horsemen for supporting such a great day. It was also great to see so many people...

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Belmont hosted an 11-race all New York-bred card Saturday with eight stakes races worth a total of $1.75 million. While the Empire-breds certainly put on a show, it was Hall of Fame rider Javier Castellano who stole the spotlight, winning three races and scoring his 5,000th win in the process aboard Runaway Lute (Midnight Lute) in the Hudson H. He also piloted Mohawk S. victor Offering Plan (Spring at Last) and Ticonderoga S. heroine Fifty Five (Get Stormy).

“I’m thankful to all the owners and trainers who have helped me get to this point, as well as my wonderful wife. She supports me, as well as my kids, it’s not an easy job,” said Castellano. “I’ve had a successful career–four Eclipse Awards, being a Hall of Fame inductee–but I don’t feel that I’m toward the end. I still have goals, number one is to win the Kentucky Derby. I’m very proud to be in the company I am with 5,000 winners.”

Favored Pat On the Back (Congrats) won...

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GI Cigar Mile victor Sharp Azteca (Freud–So Sharp, by Saint Liam) will take up stud duty at Three Chimneys Farm for a 2019 fee of $10,000 LFSN. The 5-year-old’s retirement was announced in September, concluding his career with a record of 17-8-5-1 and earnings of $2,406,740.

“Sharp Azteca was brilliantly fast, and when you watch his races, you will see speed, toughness and tenacity, all three of which are elements we like in a stallion prospect,” said Three Chimneys Chairman Goncalo Torrealba. “We believe that Sharp Azteca can be another offshoot branch of the Storm Cat line through Giant Causeway’s full-brother Freud, similar to what Harlan, Harlan’s Holiday and Into Mischief did.”

Scoring his first black-type victory in the 2016 GIII Pat Day Mile, Sharp Azteca finished second to Mind Your Biscuits (Posse) in that year’s GI Malibu S. Kicking off 2017 with a win in the GII Gulfstream Park H., he was second in last year’s GI Met Mile and won both...

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The Longines Ladies Award was presented to Her Majesty The Queen during a private ceremony at QIPCO British Champions Day at Ascot Racecourse on Saturday. Now in its sixth year and judged by Ingmar De Vos, President of the Federation Equestre Internationale (FEI), Louis Romanet, Chairman of the International Federation of Horseracing Authorities (IFHA) and Nathalie Belinguier, Former President of the International Federation of Gentleman and Lady Riders (FEGENTRI), the Longines Ladies Awards celebrate women who have consistently performed at the highest level and made significant contribution to the equestrian industry through their work.

As the patron of the Thoroughbred Breeders’ Association and a prominent owner/breeder, The Queen has a keen and highly knowledgeable interest in the equestrian world, and she frequently attends equestrian events, among them the G1 Epsom Derby and Royal Ascot. Twice a champion owner in Britain, The Queen’s horses have carried the royal...

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Keeneland will recognize all military, both active duty and veterans, and all first responders and their families Sunday at Heroes Day. Military and first responders will receive free admission and reserved grandstand seating. The Family Zone will also offer free food from City Barbeque, children’s activities and more. A flag unfurling will take place following the third race with Henry Clay High School’s JROTC. The bugler will play “America the Beautiful” during the unfurling ceremony and Dr. Everett McCorvey of the UK Opera will sing “God Bless America.”

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GI Breeders’ Cup Distaff contender Monomoy Girl (Tapizar) breezed a sharp five furlongs in 1:00.20 (3/44) at Churchill Downs with regular rider Florent Geroux in the irons. Working in company with Dazzling Gem (Misremembered) (1:01.40), the leading sophomore filly clicked off splits of :12.80, :24.60, :36.40 and :48.60 and galloped out six furlongs in 1:13.40. “It was a fantastic breeze,” trainer Brad Cox said. “We got a little bit of rain overnight so the track was a little slow but she worked fantastic over it. She started a few lengths behind the work mate and finished up strong in front of him and galloped out well. We’ll probably come back next week to work a half-mile prior to the Distaff.” Cox also worked GI Breeders’ Cup F/M Sprint contender Golden Mischief (Into Mischief), who went a half-mile in :50.60 (56/70), and GI Breeders’ Cup Turf Sprint possible Will Call (Country Day), who covered the same distance in :49.80 (38/70).

With owner Robert...

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   Off the board in three Group 1 outings since registering a half-length second in Royal Ascot’s June 22 G1 Commonwealth Cup, The Cool Silk Partnership’s Sands of Mali (Fr) (Panis) returned to the scene of that effort and caused a 28-1 shock in Saturday’s G1 Qipco British Champions Sprint. The bay was sharpest into stride and secured immediate control of the straight six-furlong dash. Nudged along passing the quarter-mile marker, he would not relent and kept on strongly under a final-furlong drive to withstand the persistent threat of Harry Angel (Ire) (Dark Angel {Ire}) by a length. Donjuan Triumphant (Ire) (Dream Ahead) emerged from the pack to finish best of the rest, 1 1/4 lengths back in third. “He just got nailed at the Royal Meeting and things went pear-shaped after that,” admitted trainer Richard Fahey. “He’s always worked like a nice horse at home and today he’s proven that he is. He’s had a few...