The takeaway from a superb day at Ascot – with videos, pictures, quotes, plans and the best of the tweets.
Tom Marquand’s success in Sydney during the winter has led local jockeys to call for restrictions on visits by emerging overseas riders and apprentices.
Young Rascal, one of two Group winners for William Haggas during the Sydney Autumn Carnival, will not be returning to Britain.
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.
All roads lead to the Qipco Champion Stakes for Addeybb, who will return to Newmarket as soon as trainer William Haggas can find him a suitable flight from Sydney.
Leading rider Tom Marquand reflects on his first Group 1 triumph on the William Haggas-trained Addeybb in the Ranvet Stakes in Sydney – in his own words.
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.
Prize-money for Sydney’s major autumn carnival races at next month’s two-day Championships meeting has been cut in half owing to coronavirus.