Makfi Defeats Goldikova And Paco Boy In Prix Jacques le Marois

Some will claim it was purely down to the “very soft” ground but other than a below par performance finishing seventh in the St James Palace Stakes at Royal Ascot, where he was reported by trainer Mike Delzangles to have been suffering with a throat infection, Makfi arguably had some of the strongest form on offer coming into the race. Continue reading

Goldikova Makes It Ten

Goldikova

Olivier Peslier steered wonder mare Goldikova to her tenth career Group One victory in the 1m Prix Rothschild for 3yo fillies at Deauville on Sunday, equalling the record set by Miesque who had until now been the only European trained horse to achieve ten victories in Group/Grade One events since the introduction of pattern racing in the 1970s. Continue reading