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Irish horseman Aidan O’Brien is warming to a second trip down under with last year’s Cox Plate third-placegetter Highland Reel who ran second in this week’s Juddmonte International Stakes.
The son of Galileo travelled to Melbourne last spring and ...
Former champion Australian racehorse So You Think suffered their second defeat from six starts since joining the Irish stables of Aidan O’Brien, the son of High Chaparral running fourth to upset winner Danedream in a speedily run 2011 Prix De L’Arc De Triomphe in the early hours of this morning (Australian time).
International racing megastar So You Think retained their favouritism in the markets for next month’s prestigious Prix De L’Arc de Triomphe 2011 in France with a blistering win in the Irish Champion Stakes at Leopardstown on Saturday.
Formerly prepared in Australia by the legendary Bart Cummings, So You ...
Aidan O’Brien has already come out and accepted the blame for not having So You Think in peak physical condition going into his last run, however Aussie jockey Hugh Bowman believes it was the use of a pace maker that the bought the dual Cox Plate winner undone.