A complete shock in America’s senior race for three-year-old fillies as Shedaresthedevil beat Swiss Skydiver and hot favourite Gamine.
Star US filly Sharing, second to Alpine Star in the Coronation Stakes, is likely to run in the G1 Del Mar Oaks on August 22.
Champion jockey Oisin Murphy has been booked to ride Breeders’ Cup winner Sharing in next week’s Coronation Stakes at Royal Ascot.
Maxfield, Godolphin’s leading Kentucky Derby hope, returned with a Grade 3 victory after nearly eight months on the sidelines.
Even if Royal Ascot goes ahead it will probably take place without Breeders’ Cup winner Sharing after Graham Motion conceded a trip to Britain looked increasingly problematic.
Royal Ascot regular Wesley Ward has started preparations by taking the winter wraps off unbeaten sprinter Four Wheel Drive.