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Carpenter nails G3 for Mastercraftsman

June 30, 2014 6:03 pm Published by

There was a new Group winner for Mastercraftsman on Monday when the Rod Millman-trained Master Carpenter (3c Mastercraftsman-Fringe, by In The Wings) captured the G3 Prix Daphnis at Chantilly.

G1 1-2, two G3s – all in a day’s work for Galileo

June 29, 2014 8:53 pm Published by

An unforgettable weekend for Galileo continued on Sunday with a further catalogue of victories headed by Spiritjim (4c Galileo-Hidden Silver, by Anabaa) leading home a 1-2 for the champion sire in the G1 Grand Prix de Saint-Cloud.

French success for Alfred Nobel

June 29, 2014 5:14 pm Published by

Alfred Nobel had his first success in France on Sunday when Aimee (2f Alfred Nobel-Silverdreammachine, by Marju) ran out an easy winner of a conditions’ event.

Beautiful G3 1-2 for Rip Van Winkle

June 29, 2014 4:36 pm Published by

Blue-blood I Am Beautiful (2f Rip Van Winkle-Monevassia, by Mr Prospector) led home a 1-2 for Rip Van Winkle’s first crop in the G3 Grangecon Stud Stakes at the Curragh on Sunday.

Australia imperious in G1 Irish Derby

June 29, 2014 12:18 am Published by

The brilliant Australia (3c Galileo-Ouija Board, by Cape Cross) added a facile victory in the G1 Dubai Duty Free Irish Derby to his already outstanding record at the Curragh on Saturday evening.

Derby legends…

June 27, 2014 5:18 pm Published by

9-time Epsom Derby winning jockey Lester Piggott visited Coolmore on Friday where he met another Derby legend. “Camelot was obviously…