News from all over the world in our round-up of international horse racing snippets.
The lowdown on five key players in the race for the 2021 title: Oisin Murphy, William Buick, Ben Curtis, Hollie Doyle and Tom Marquand.
Jockeys Luis Saez and Ben Curtis lead the weekly round-up of racing milestones.
With a pair of Group 3 successes, all-weather champion jockey Ben Curtis earned a 12pt boost on the Thoroughbred Racing Commentary’s global rankings.
Ben Curtis is all-weather champion jockey with 101 winners – only one short of the record, despite a truncated season.
Training legend Gai Waterhouse claimed a record seventh victory in the world’s richest two-year-old race as Farnan won the A$3.5m Golden Slipper.
Richard Mullen became the third jockey ever to ride 500 winners in the UAE when he scored on Musheer Al Wathba in the Al Ain Derby for Purebred Arabians.
Ben Curtis is setting a record-breaking pace on the all-weather, where he has just ridden his 100th winner of the season.