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International flavour to English Guineas results

  • Wed, 16 May 2018
  • Richard Edmunds
The first two classics of the 2018 British racing season provided vivid illustration of how global the thoroughbred racing and breeding industry is becoming. Irish maestro Aidan O’Brien won the English 2000 Guineas for the ninth time when the impressive Saxon Warrior, ridden by his teenaged son Donnacha, beat Tip Two Win and Masar. O’Brien’s previous Guineas winners were mostly Irish or British-bred sons of Sadler’s Wells, Danehill (two), Giant’s Causeway, Mon…

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