Articles posted July 30, 2012

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Frankel to face three in Sussex

Frankel heads to Glorious Goodwood on Wednesday for the Group 1, £316,500 Sussex Stakes. The Sir Henry Cecil-trained four-year-old sauntered to a facile five-length victory over Canford Cliffs in last year's renewal of the prestigious mile contest and will be aiming to stretch his unbeaten run to 12 races in the 2012 renewal.

Shackleford confirmed for Vanderbilt

Trainer Dale Romans confirmed Monday morning that multiple Grade 1 winner Shackleford will run in the Grade 1, $400,000 Alfred G. Vanderbilt Handicap on Sunday at Saratoga.

Lennox, Gordon highlight Glorious Goodwood opener

The five-day Glorious Goodwood meeting gets underway Tuesday. The feature race of the opening day is the seven-furlong Group 2, £140,000 Lennox Stakes which has attracted seven runners, headed by Libranno, successful on his last two starts, classic-placed Foxtrot Romeo and Chachamaidee from Sir Henry Cecil's Newmarket stable.

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