The horses, jockeys and trainers who lit up another marvellous Champions Day at Ascot

Champions Days and Champions Weekends in the UK and Ireland are relatively new phenomenons in racing. But as I bask in the afterglow of another radiant success at Ascot on Saturday, it’s hard to imagine how we ever got on without them.
The royal track dished up a treat for the sixth Qipco British Champions Day. Racing that could hardly be faulted for its quality. Results that could hardly be faulted for their appropriateness.
How fitting it was, for example, that jockey Tom Queally, partner of the mighty Frankel, whose exploits helped to sow the seeds for the whole jamboree back in 2011 and... read more

19 October 2016 in Sport, Views: 32
Source: Belper News

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