Very last Current: 08/08/17 12:28pm
Connections of ante-publish Qipco 2000 Guineas favorite Qualified Eye are weighing up an outing in the Goffs Vincent O’Brien Nationwide Stakes at the Curragh.
The 7-furlong Group One particular prize is a single of two possibilities, together with the Champagne Stakes at Doncaster, below consideration for the Sir Michael Stoute-skilled two-year-outdated.
Following creating a winning debut at Newbury, the son of Acclamation shot to the head of the betting for up coming year’s colts’ Traditional at Newmarket with a classy good results in the Classic Stakes at Goodwood previous week.
Teddy Grimthorpe, racing manager to owner Khalid Abdullah, stated: “It was a incredibly good general performance and the variety of his Newbury maiden has worked out nicely as he experienced the Richmond winner (Barraquero) guiding him that working day and that provides us encouragement.
“It is not Sir Michael’s way to do as well a lot as well quickly and it has worked out. The Nationwide Stakes and the Champagne are even now each below consideration.
“I doubt he will get a lot further more than a mile, but I think that will emerge to be the suitable length for him specified the way he received on Tuesday.”