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2013 Yorkshire Oaks (G1)

Date/Track:
8/22/2013, York-GB
Distance:
1 1/2m (Turf)
Age/Sex:
3+ F
Time:
2:28.29

What the Nation is saying about the 2013 Yorkshire Oaks (G1)...

It’s no secret to regular readers of this blog that there are not many horses currently in training which I hold in higher regard than the brilliant English mare, The Fugue. A winner of her debut as a juvenile back in 2011, the now five-year-old John Gosden trained daughter of Dansili has not only b...Read More
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Worth noting that Tom Queally had the choice of riding Wild Coco or Riposte in the Yorkshire Oaks for Lady Cecil and he chose the mount on Wild Coco, passing the mount on Riposte off to Richard Hughes.
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  • ILuvTurfRacing · John Gosden mentioned a couple times earlier in the season during interviews with RacingUK that if he and Lord Webber brought The Fugue back to Santa Anita for the Breeders Cup this year they may be more keen at taking on the boys at 12f in the BC Turf this time around. But since the Yorkshire Oaks was one of the "win and your in" challenge races for the BC F&M Turf, and would wipe out the $40,000 supplemental fees, I'm wondering now if they might rethink that and send her back to the F&M Turf instead? Although I think it would be very interesting to see her take on the boys at 12f personally. · 236 days ago ·
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  • EP Taylor · The F&M TURF should be 12f. · 236 days ago ·
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THE FUGUE made amends for her second-placed finish in last year's Darley Yorkshire Oaks when she crushed her rivals to win in impressive fashion.Read More

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