St Nicholas Abbey took the lead two furlongs from the wire and stormed home an easy winner in the $465,000 Diamond Jubilee Coronation Cup (Eng-I) at Epsom June 2.
Masked Marvel (GB)
- Bay Colt
- Born 2008
|Jockey||BUICK W WILLIAM|
|Owner||B E NIELSEN|
|Breeder||NEWSELLS PARK STUD|
|Masked Marvel (GB) View Five-Cross Pedigree||Montjeu (IRE)||Sadler's Wells|
|Waldmark (GER)||Mark of Esteem (IRE)|
|Sale / Hip||Type||Buyer||Consignor||Price|
|Yearling||Jeremy Brummitt||Newsells Park Stud||$371,410|
Australian superstar So You Think and defending champion Workforce appear set to clash once again as a field of 16 runners were declared for the $5,437,800 Qatar Prix de l'Arc de Triomphe (Fr-I) Oct. 2.
Bred for stamina top and bottom, Montjeu never would have had a chance had he stood in North America. But Europe is a different world in Thoroughbred breeding.
Jukebox Jury and Duncan provided a scintillating finish to the $296,000 Irish Field St. Leger (Ire-I), hitting the wire together to dead-heat in the last Irish classic race of the season Sept. 10.
Masked Marvel drew clear in the final furlong on his way to a decisive three-length victory in the $780,000 Ladbrokes St. Leger Stakes (Eng-I) at Doncaster Racecourse Sept. 10.