Making only his second start in North America, 5-year-old Royal Oath came three-wide into the stretch then out-dueled pacesetter Ice Bear to earn his first victory in more than a year June 28 in the $309,400 King Edward Breeders' Cup Handicap (Can-II) on the Woodbine turf.
- Bay Horse
- Born 2003
- KY -Bred
|Trainer||Mark E. Casse|
|Owner||William Farish and William Farish Jr.|
|Breeder||Farish and Farish LLC|
|Royal Oath View Five-Cross Pedigree||Kingmambo||Mr. Prospector|
|Sale / Hip||Type||Buyer||Consignor||Price|
|Yearling||Watership Down Stud||($319,752)|
Prices in parentheses indicate a horse did not sell because it did not meet its reserve price.
After winning the Queen's Plate last weekend with Not Bourbon, the colt's connections come right back with morning line favorite Society's Chairman in the $300,000 King Edward Breeders' Cup Stakes (Can-II).
Jiggs Coz, third as the favorite in last year's Queen's Plate, returns to action after a 10 1/2-month layoff for trainer Sid Attard in the $150,000 Connaught Cup (Can-III) on the Woodbine turf course May 25.
Archipenko provided yet another stakes win for the powerhouse Mike de Kock racing stable as he rolled to an impressive two-length victory in the Al Fahidi Fort (UAE-II) at Nad al Sheba Feb. 21.