The Newmarket trainer has confirmed that he was approached about an immediate rematch.
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Champion Stakes winner will have a change of headgear when he seeks to land back-to-back editions of the A$4m Queen Elizabeth Stakes at Randwick.
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Champion Stakes winner Addeybb is set to defend his G1 titles in the Ranvet and Queen Elizabeth Stakes at Sydney’s Autumn Carnival.
Willie Mullins denied Joseph O’Brien a second success at the Spring Carnival when True Self won the G3 Queen Elizabeth Stakes.
Tom Marquand has been fined A$2,000 for embracing Addeybb’s groom after winning Saturday’s Longines Queen Elizabeth Stakes in breach of strict coronavirus rules.
William Haggas will be back in front of his TV early Saturday morning to see whether Addeybb and Young Rascal can execute the final act of a cunning plan.