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Unbeaten Ten Sovereigns enters the picture for star-studded Dewhurst Stakes

A Dewhurst Stakes that already looked the hottest ticket in town received a further sprinkling of stardust on Monday when Middle Park winner Ten Sovereigns was revealed as a potential gatecrasher.

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No Breeders' Cup for Sea Of Class as Haggas sets sights on second Arc challenge

There will be no seasonal swansong for Sea Of Class at the Breeders' Cup next month as connections of Sunday's gallant Arc runner-up have decided to draw stumps for the year.

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UPI Horse Racing Roundup

The Breeders' Cup qualifying races in the United States franked the form of some favorites and also opened the door to some massive long shots.

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Jim Bannon's Journal for Woodbine - Monday

Preview for Woodbine Entertainment Group's eight race All Weather and Turf programme featuring the $100,000 Bunty Lawless Stakes at Woodbine on Monday - selections by Jim Bannon - watch the online broadcast

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Avie’s Flatter golden in Cup and Saucer Stakes

Avie’s Flatter had experienced problems at the start in his first two appearances but was the consummate professional on Sunday at Woodbine Racetrack as he cruised to a 5 1/4 length score in the 82nd running of the Cup and Saucer Stakes.

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Pattison Canadian International Notes - Sunday

The Grade 1 hits just keep on coming for the Chad Brown, the latest being Keeneland’s First Lady (A Raving Beauty) and Belmont’s Champagne (Complexity) and Beldame (Wow Cat) just yesterday - on Saturday, with Brown juggernaut will roll into Woodbine with the pair of Funtastic and Focus Group confirmed for the Grade 1 Canadian International

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The perfect end to the perfect race as Enable fends off late Sea surge

The perfect place. The perfect race. The perfect result. The perfect racehorse. This was an Arc giftwrapped with greatness as Enable defends her Arc crown.

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Wild Illusion backs up last year's Arc day win in supreme style

Last year's Marcel Boussac winner Wild Illusion joined a select group of fillies to win on Arc day in successive seasons after providing another high point to Charlie Appleby's glittering year.

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The generous losers become marvellous winners as Mabs Cross takes the prize

Delight for David and Emma Armstrong, owners and breeders of Mabs Cross, as the filly wins the 2018 G1 Prix de l'Abbaye.

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One Master springs 48-1 surprise to ensure Haggas reaches winners' circle

Any day you leave Longchamp with a Group 1 success must be counted as a good one and, less than two hours after seeing Sea Of Class so narrowly fail to reel in Enable in the Arc, William Haggas was wreathed in smiles following One Master into the winner's enclosure.

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Bin Suroor hails Murphy after red-hot rider wins tenth Group 1 on Royal Marine

Before Arc day last year Oisin Murphy had never won a Group 1. Fast-forward 12 months and the recently turned 23-year-old now has ten of them tucked away, including one at Grade 1 level in Canada, with Saaed Bin Suroor describing him as a champion jockey in waiting.

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Gallic gloom lifts as Lily's Candle gives trainer Vermeulen first Group 1

The Gallic gloom lingering from last year's blank for French-trained horses in the Group 1s on Arc day was lifted immediately as the home team got off to the perfect start when Lily's Candle prevailed in a blanket finish.

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A Raving Beauty makes all in First Lady with Indian Blessing back in third

A Raving Beauty returned to winning ways in the $400,000 Grade 1 First Lady Stakes at Keeneland on Saturday, with the Ed Walker-trained Indian Blessing finishing third under Fergal Lynch.

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Jim Bannon's Journal for Woodbine - Sunday

Preview for Woodbine Entertainment Group's 10 race All Weather and Turf programme featuring the $225,000 Cup and Saucer Stakes at Woodbine on Sunday - selections by Jim Bannon - watch the online broadcast - races nine to eleven commence at 8.30am AEST on Monday morning in Australia on Sky Racing2

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Tiz Breathtaking captures thrilling renewal of Mazarine Stakes

Tiz Breathtaking, rallying from last place in the field of seven, got the bob on the outside under jockey Eurico Rosa da Silva to capture the 1 1/16-mile Mazarine Stakes by a head on Saturday at Woodbine Racetrack

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Pattison Canadian International Notes - Saturday

Jack Sisterson is no newcomer to the racetrack but is a recent addition to the training ranks after being engaged by the storied Calumet Farm - after just a few months on the job, Sisterson will be visiting Woodbine for the first time and bringing along the three-year-old Bandua for the Grade 1 Pattison Canadian International

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Call The Wind another Group 1 winner for Frankel and his awesome dam

Unbeaten dual world champion Frankel has a fifth Group/Grade 1 winner under his belt as a sire thanks to the victory of his son Call The Wind in the Qatar Prix du Cadran at Longchamp on Saturday.

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Let the guessing game begin: track riding good but how much rain will arrive

The annual guessing game as to exactly what the state of the ground will be for the Qatar Prix de l'Arc de Triomphe at Longchamp looks like going right to the wire, with almost as many versions of how much rain will fall overnight into Sunday morning

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The three big questions as Battaash bids to bounce back in the Abbaye

After a scintillating performance for the second year running in the King George Stakes at Glorious Goodwood, Battaash was all the rage to follow up in the Nunthorpe at York but failed to fire, finishing a dim fourth, just as he had done in the race 12 months previously.

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Laurens holds on in the dying strides to notch another Group 1

The Laurens story may have moved on since her last visit to the Rowley Mile for the Qipco 1,000 Guineas, but Karl Burke's filly still settled a score when racking up her fifth Group 1 win in the Sunchariot Stakes (1600m) at Newmarket on Saturd

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