Guineas Sale to whet the appetite ahead of Classic weekend
The fifth leg of this year's European breeze-up circuit, the Tattersalls Guineas Sale, takes place at Park Paddocks today, and James Thomas caught up with up-and-coming consignor Jamie Peel of Gow Equine, who consigns under the Egerton Stud banner.
Peel previously rose to the top of another field, as he won the 2008 British Open Gold Cup in his days as a professional polo player.
You can read that feature here.
Lingfield (AW) (first race 1.50)
Newcastle (AW) (5.10)
ANZ Bloodstock News
In today's issue: Group 1-winning filly Aloisia will attempt to add a second top-level race to her CV when she tackles the Schweppes Australasian Oaks over 2000 metres at Morphettville on Friday.
First-season sires with runners
Alhebayeb Ahlan Bil Emarati Musselburgh 2.10
Moohaajim Moojim Musselburgh 2.10
Worldwide stakes races
6:17 CHURCHILL DOWNS
La Troienne Stakes presented by TwinSpires.com (Grade 1)
7:53 CHURCHILL DOWNS
Alysheba Stakes presented by Sentient Jet (Grade 2)
11:12 CHURCHILL DOWNS
Longines Kentucky Oaks (Grade 1)
What to read
"When you start panicking about doing times is when you can over-drain a horse. And at the end of the day only one person can have the fastest time"
What to watch
It's not all about the Flat, however, as Goffs have released the catalogue for the Land Rover Sale which takes place on June 12-13.
Among the lots on offer is a Flemensfirth gelding out of a sister to eight-time Grade 1 winner Master Minded.