Ticker
  • Favorite Tale is long gone in the Smile Sprint.Posted 1 day ago
  • Big Blue Kitten powers home for his 2nd win in the United Nations.Posted 1 day ago
  • Shaman Ghost flies home to win the Queen's Plate.Posted 1 day ago
  • Bradester a strong winner of the Salvator Mile.Posted 1 day ago
  • Aldous Snow just holds off Dynamic Sky in the Singspiel.Posted 1 day ago
  • Dogwood Trail cannot be caught in the Grade 3 Azalea.Posted 1 day ago
  • Gimme Da Lute just holds off Prospect Park in the Los Alamitos Derby.Posted 2 days ago
  • Private Zone dominates the Belmont Sprint from start to finish.Posted 2 days ago
  • Lady Eli magnificent in Belmont Oaks victory.Posted 2 days ago
  • Force The Pass wins the $1.25 Belmont Derby in a laugher.Posted 2 days ago

Paco Boy, Goldikova to meet again in BC Mile

Paco Boy will try to finally get the better of Goldikova when they meet for a fifth time at Churchill Downs next month.


Richard Hannon's five-year-old could not add to his three Group One victories when going down by half a length to Freddie Head's wonder mare in the Prix de la Foret at Longchamp on Sunday.


"If we do decide to go to Kentucky with Paco Boy we'll obviously come up against Goldikova again - we have met four times and we have yet to beat her. However, the draw isimportant over the mile in American racing, and maybe in Churchill Downs we will get the luck," said Richard Hannon jnr, the trainer's son and assistant.


"The draw did us no favours at Longchamp - Goldikova is a remarkable mare and she thoroughly deserved her 11th Group One, but Paco Boy (10) and (third home) Dick Turpin (nine) were both drawn on the outside and it was always going to be tough.

Read More

 

comments powered by Disqus

Related Pages

Related Stories

Top Stories