International ratings expert Sam Walker takes a look back the King George and ponders how Taghrooda and the rest of the three-year-old will fare in the Qatar Prix de l'Arc de Triomphe.
WEDNESDAY'S 'Duel on the Downs' at Glorious Goodwood is on after Kingman's connections confirmed him for his clash with Toronado in the Qipco Sussex Stakes.
FORMER Galway Hurdle winner Moon Dice is expected to go well on the first day of one of Ireland's most popular meetings.
GOODWOOD clerk of the course Seamus Buckley and his team will wait to see if predicted showers fall this afternoon before deciding whether to water in advance of the Glorious meeting, which starts tomorrow.
ONE-TIME Kentucky Derby hopeful Bayern made all to give trainer Bob Baffert a record seventh success in the Haskell Invitational, a race star filly Untapable could finish only fifth in.
HIGH JINX will head to York for the Weatherbys-backed Lonsdale Cup at the Ebor meeting after Christophe Soumillon steered him to a first success in more than two years at Maisons-Laffitte on Sunday.
NOBLE MISSION'S bid for Group 1 glory in Germany on Sunday afternoon was foiled when he went down to Lucky Lion, who was no match for leading Qatar Prix de l'Arc de Triomphe contender Sea The Moon in the Germany Derby last time.
IMPRESSIVE King George VI and Queen Elzabeth Stakes winner Taghrooda was cut again for the Qatar Prix de l'Arc de Triomphe on Sunday with Paddy Power making her their 9-2 favourite.
Wells, a first-time steeplechaser with a significant weight advantage, has denied a courageous Bashboy an historic third-straight Grand National Steeplechase.
IT has been a rough week for the major players in the betting industry, with bad news breaking both at home and on the other side of the world.