Melbourne colt Ready For Victory won’t run in the Golden Rose on Saturday week.
The mouth-watering clash long billed as the most electrifying two-horse-race in a long time has been getting the Kranji racing community all abuzz for weeks as War Affair and Spalato go head-to-head in the Group 3 Jumbo Jet Trophy (1400m) this Sunday.
Hong Kong racing starts up again on Sunday, 6 September, with an exciting 10-race season-opener at Sha Tin racecourse.
It’s early days but weekend results indicate Lonhro will again be a big player in the race for sires’ premiership honours this season.
Classy three-year-old Gold Symphony emulated the notable sprinter and sire Starspangledbanner when he claimed the G3 HDF McNeil Stakes at Caulfield on Saturday.
Champion trainer Aidan O'Brien talks to Gary Crispe after Royal Ascot discussing his successes and the possible candidates for the Melbourne Cup later this year.