You can already bet on the 2017 Diamond Jubilee Stakes, which takes place at Royal Ascot on Saturday June 24th. Let’s look at 3 horses that are already viewed as being serious contenders…Join RaceBets And Claim Your Welcome Bonus Now!
Age: 5 (Foaled February 8th, 2012)
Sex: Bay Gelding
Breeding: Tagula (IRE) – Come April (Singspiel (IRE))
Trainer: H Candy
Owner: Mr Paul G Jacobs
The 5-year-old has established himself as one of the world’s top sprinters and winning both the July Cup and Prix De La Foret in 2016. Disappointing at Meydan, in March, but should be a major player in this race.
Magical Memory (IRE)
Age: 5 (Foaled April 17th, 2012)
Sex: Grey Gelding
Breeding: Zebedee – Marasem (Cadeaux Genereux)
Trainer: C Hills
Owner: Kennet Valley Thoroughbreds
Magnificent, in the Spring of 2016, when scoring back-to-back successes in the Abernant Stakes and the Duke of York Stakes. Gave fans plenty to feel optimistic about, when runner-up in the Duke of York Stakes on seasonal reappearance at York.
The Tin Man
Age: 5 (Foaled February 19th, 2012)
Sex: Bay Gelding
Breeding: Equiano (FR) – Persario (Bishop of Cashel)
Trainer: J R Fanshawe
Owner: Fred Archer Racing – Ormonde
Showed his mettle, when winning 3 important contests last year. Victories in the Leisure Stakes, the Hackwood Stakes and the British Champions Sprint Stakes should make all punters take the Equiano-sired gelding seriously.
Others in contention include Tasleet, Quiet Reflection and Acapulco.
This race was introduced way back in 1868 and is a straight six furlong turf event for horses aged 3 years and up.
The most famous of all recent winners is the 2012 Champion. Black Caviar was foaled in 2006 and trained by Peter Moody. Sired by Bel Esprit and from a dam named Helsinge, The horse won almost Aus$8 million in prize-money.
Major victories include the Newmarket Handicap (2011), the Lightning Stakes (2011, 2012, 2013), the Patinack Farm Classic (2010, 2011), the T J Smith Stakes (2011, 2013), the William Reid Stakes (2011, 2013), the BTC Cup (2011), the C F Orr Stakes (2012), the Australia Stakes (2010, 2012), the Schillaci Stakes (2010, 2011), the Schweppes Stakes (2010, 2011) and the Danehill Stakes (2009).
Other Great Champions
There are many other very well-known winners of this prestigious sprint fixture and they include Owington, So Factual, Atraf, Royal Applause, Tomba, Bold Edge, Superior Premium, Harmonic Way, Malhub, Choisir, Cape of Good Hope, Kingsgate Native and Art Connoisseur.
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