Extra Elusive, Blue Mist and Tempus travel to Ascot
Extra Elusive runs in the ‘Qipco Champion Stakes (British Champions Middle Distance) (Group 1)’ for owner Imad Al Sagar. This season he was the winner of the ‘Rose Of Lancaster Stakes (Group 3) at Haydock on good ground and the winner of the ‘Gallagher Group Winter Hill Stakes (Group 3) at Windsor on soft ground both being over 1 mile 2 furlongs. The race today has a total 0f 10 runners. It is a competetive race as to be expected but we would like to think he can put in a strong performance. Hollie Doyle takes the ride.
Tempus and Blue Mist go head to head in the ‘Balmoral Handicap (Sponsored By Qipco)’ for owner Prince Khalid Abdullah. They have both been winners this season with Tempus winning two Class 2 handicaps at Newbury and Ascot and Blue Mist was the winner of the ‘Moet & Chandon International Stakes (Heritage Handicap)’ at Ascot. The race holds a total of 20 runners. Tempus has a draw of 6 with Jason Watson taking the ride and Blue Mist has a draw of 23 with William Buick taking the ride.