What a remarkable day….
Paul Hanagan is banned for ten days after his ride on the 50/1 winner the riddle was considered dangerous.
Three horses felt they would have won without his interference, but the stewards thought otherwise. This will roll.
secret state won the next one before Magic Lagoon won the Ribblesdale in a courageous performance.
So the big like cypriots won the Gold Cup for Ryan Moore and Aidan O’Brien, kicking off a disastrous hour for Frankie Dettori.
Thesis made a quick double for Moore to beat Britannia, with Dettori in second place on the queen’s horse – with a low-price royal runner to come.
A horrible week got even worse when he somehow managed to beat Reach For The Moon at Hampton Court – Claymore winning ahead.
And in the last one, winter park exploded to win the Buckingham Palace Stakes.