Coolmore Nunthorpe Stakes is now the target for Breeders’ Cup winner, who will not be ready in time for King’s Stand.
“He’s a serious, serious colt. I would love to see him go for the Nunthorpe because I know he’d win it.”
US trainer Wesley Ward reckons chances of Golden Pal and Flying Aletha may be compromised by soft ground at Royal Ascot on Friday.
Wesley Ward has nominated the unraced colt Fauci as perhaps the best of his potential Royal Ascot two-year-old squad for 2020.
Wesley Ward is ready to unleash his first two-year-olds – with Royal Ascot still at the forefront of his thinking, despite coronavirus uncertainties.
Royal Ascot may be shrouded in uncertainty owing to coronavirus but Wesley Ward is still aiming for a return with star sprinter Kimari, who returned to action with victory on dirt at Oaklawn Park on Saturday.