WHAT a race we have in store on Thursday afternoon on the Knavesmire. A Derby Trial to end all Derby Trials, and the long-awaited return of Too Darn Hot . PA:Press Association 1. Almania – Sir Michael Stoute/Jim Crowley (20-1) Looks a lovely long-term prospect for Stoute, but this may come a tad soon into his three-year-old campaign. Was well-backed
DAY 1 of the Dante Festival gets underway at York today and we are in for a treat. John Gosden has the favourite in the big race of the day – the Musidora Stakes – as Sparkle Roll looks to continue her upward curve in the 3.35. Follow all the latest racing news, updates and gossip below…
THE Dante Stakes has been a stepping stone to greatness for several horses down the years. But there have also been a number of runners who looked to have the world at their feet only to become a flop. Who makes the Boom and Bust list? Roaring Lion was an emphatic winner of last year’s Dante Getty Images - Getty Roaring Lion – 2018 After a promising
RACING is gearing up for a big three days at York, with the Dante Festival set to start on Wednesday. Top Derby contenders Too Darn Hot and Japan will lock horns in the Dante itself on Thursday. Follow all the latest racing news, updates and gossip below.
TOO DARN HOT heads a field of eight for the Dante Stakes at York on Thursday. Last season’s two-year-old champ was forced to miss the 2000 Guineas after suffering a minor setback. Too Darn Hot is the hot favourite for the Dante Stakes PA:Press Association But he is on course to make his reappearance in the Group 2 over 1m2.5f, which is the last major