The lives of four racehorses have been claimed by a fire at the Ritto Training Centre in Japan.
Autumn running plans for the likes of Contrail, Almond Eye and dirt star Mozu Ascot, who is being aimed at the Breeders’ Cup.
Last year’s Juddmonte International winner ‘a little bit sore’ after finishing last of three behind Enable at Ascot
All the stuff you need to know after the great Enable was dethroned by Ghaiyyath – with plans, quotes, videos and more.
Classic-winning filly Chrono Genesis made light of wet conditions to bound away for a six-length victory in the G1 Takarazuka Kinen.
Deirdre is the sole Japanese horse among 80 initial entries headed by Enable for the Prix de l’Arc de Triomphe.
Japan’s superstar racemare Almond Eye had to settle for second place after a slow start in the Yasuda Kinen, which was won by Gran Alegria.
In pure quality terms the best race of the weekend is probably in Japan as superstar racemare Almond Eye takes on a top-class field in the Yasuda Kinen in Tokyo.