Horse Racing: Dewhurst Stakes

When is the 2000 Guineas? Newmarket date, time, runners, betting

When is the 2000 Guineas? Newmarket date, time, runners, betting

The hype is already building for this year's 2000 Guineas at Newmarket after a number of two-year-old colts put their best hooves forward last season. City Of Troy has emerged as the leading juvenile in the game after trouncing a bunch of talented rivals in the Group 1 Dewhurst Stakes, which prompted Aidan O'Brien to hail the Justify colt as the…
Horse Racing
MyBookie
City Of Troy tops European 2YO Classification for 2023

City Of Troy tops European 2YO Classification for 2023

The undefeated City Of Troy has been crowned the Champion Juvenile of 2023 A brilliant winner of the Group 1 Native Trail Dewhurst Stakes at Newmarket in October, City Of Troy has been billed by many as the most exciting three-year-old since the great Frankel, who ended his debut campaign rated 126. Following a debut win at the Curragh in July,…
Horse Racing
BetOnline Casino

50% up to $1,000 Signup Bonus

Get the latest betting odds & lines for NFL Futures at BetOnline Sportsbook for betting on your favorite sport and snag a huge sign-up bonus.
Shadwell quietly confident about taking on City Of Troy in Dewhurst

Shadwell quietly confident about taking on City Of Troy in Dewhurst

The Shadwell team are hopeful their progressive juvenile Alyanaabi can give odds-on favourite City Of Troy something to think about when he steps into top-level company for the first time in the Native Trail's Dewhurst Stakes at Newmarket on Saturday. The Owen Burrows-trained colt showed he could handle both the track and trip on the Rowley Mile…
Horse Racing
BREEDING INSIGHTS: All the hype is justified 20 October 2023 Free

BREEDING INSIGHTS: All the hype is justified 20 October 2023 Free

ONLY last week, I wrote that "without doubt, Ashford Stud's Justify (Scat Daddy) is bound for stardom in the breeding shed, having already been a sensation on the track". I then added: "It is incredible to think that having gone to stud at a fee of $150000, reduced to $125000 for season three, that Justify has been available for two seasons at…
Horse Racing
TOP LOCATIONS
Frankie Dettori is honoured with two huge murals at Newmarket as legendary jockey gets set to depart the domestic stage

Frankie Dettori is honoured with two huge murals at Newmarket as legendary jockey gets set to depart the domestic stage

There is not much chance of Frankie Dettori's colleagues in the weighing room forgetting him at Newmarket, where took his final ride on Saturday. The track has unveiled two huge murals of the Italian, one a massive image on the side of a stand of his flying dismount, which jockeys will see every time they pass the winning post. You don't ride 3365…
Horse Racing
City Of Troy demolishes opposition in the Dewhurst Stakes

City Of Troy demolishes opposition in the Dewhurst Stakes

Aidan O'Brien continued his dominance of the European two year old scene by unleashing the Justify colt City Of Troy to demolish the opposition in the Group 1 Dewhurst Stakes at Newmarket. City Of Troy had been very impressive on his two starts prior to Newmarket, winning on his debut at the Curragh before winning the Group 2 Superlative Stakes by…
Horse Racing
City Of Troy shows shades of Frankel in Dewhurst Stakes triumph

City Of Troy shows shades of Frankel in Dewhurst Stakes triumph

Beware comparisons, but we may have just seen the best horse since Frankel, maybe one to follow Nijinsky and take the Triple Crown. City Of Troy did not just win this Dewhurst at Newmarket, he seared it into the memory of anyone there. Both he and Frankel came here with unbeaten sky-high reputations that made them odds-on favourites. In 2010 it was…
Horse Racing
TOP CATEGORIES
Frankie Making National Headlines as We Chase a Winner

Frankie Making National Headlines as We Chase a Winner

This Saturday, there are four Group races on an excellent Newmarket card, where the famous Cesarewitch Handicap has attracted a full complement of 34 runners. All five races will be broadcast on ITV Racing. As an unexpected bonus, the going is not forecast to be bottomless or even soft! The jumps season is also back open for business. Chepstow…
Horse Racing
Dewhurst Stakes 2023 Trends Newmarket Stat Against City Of Troy

Dewhurst Stakes 2023 Trends Newmarket Stat Against City Of Troy

The Dewhurst Stakes 2023 trends, ahead of Saturday's big Newmarket juvenile race, will tell us if there are any horses that might be able to upset the hot favourite City Of Troy, as trainer Aidan O'Brien looks to win the UK's best 2 year-old race for an eighth time. ��Time: 2:00pm��Date: Saturday 14th Oct 2023��Racecourse: Newmarket (7f)��: Winner:…
Horse Racing
Dewhurst preview: "We always loved City Of Troy" says O'Brien

Dewhurst preview: "We always loved City Of Troy" says O'Brien

Aidan O'Brien expects City Of Troy will gain some valuable experience as he makes his eagerly-anticipated return in the Native Trail's Dewhurst Stakes. The son of Justify made a winning debut at the Curragh in July and then blew the field away to take the Superlative Stakes by six and a half lengths later in the same month. The National Stakes was…
Horse Racing
Robin Goodfellow's racing tips: Best bets for Saturday, October 14

Robin Goodfellow's racing tips: Best bets for Saturday, October 14

Mail Sport's racing expert Robin Goodfellow delivers his tips for Saturday's meetings at York, Chepstow, Newmarket, Chelmsford City and Hexham. ROBIN GOODFELLOW 1.15 Serried Ranks 1.50 Classy Boy 2.25 Albasheer 3.05 Assailant 3.35 La Yakel 4.10 September Power 4.45 Eeetee GIMCRACK 1.15 Starlore 1.50 Swift Salian 2.25 Albasheer 3.05 Align The…
Horse Racing
Troy aiming to conquer Dewhurst rivals

Troy aiming to conquer Dewhurst rivals

Aidan O'Brien expects City Of Troy will gain some valuable experience as he makes his eagerly-anticipated return in the Native Trail's Dewhurst Stakes. The son of Justify made a winning debut at the Curragh in July and then blew the field away to take the Superlative Stakes by six and a half lengths later in the same month. The National Stakes was…
Horse Racing
Dewhurst Stakes: View from connections

Dewhurst Stakes: View from connections

Aidan O'Brien expects City Of Troy will gain some valuable experience as he makes his eagerly-anticipated return in the Native Trail's Dewhurst Stakes. The son of Justify made a winning debut at the Curragh in July and then blew the field away to take the Superlative Stakes by six and a half lengths later in the same month. The National Stakes was…
Horse Racing
Newmarket and York tips: Best value bets for Saturday October 14

Newmarket and York tips: Best value bets for Saturday October 14

The Value Bet is designed to generate long-term profit by searching for overpriced horses in the feature weekend races and at the big Festivals in the UK and Ireland. Following all of Matt's tips to advertised stakes/odds since he took over in June 2020 would have produced 126pts profit, while he's more than 35pts up for the year. Value Bet tips…
Horse Racing
TOP AFFILIATES
Dewhurst Stakes tips and runners guide to Newmarket 2.00

Dewhurst Stakes tips and runners guide to Newmarket 2.00

City Of Troy, the antepost favourite for next year's 2000 Guineas, bids to sign off his juvenile campaign with victory in the Dewhurst Stakes at Newmarket. The Justify colt is two from two after landing the Superlative Stakes on the July Course at HQ last time out and is set to take his chance in Saturday's 14:00 despite the soft ground being a…
Horse Racing
Dewhurst Stakes pedigree preview including City Of Troy, Iberian and Alyanaabi

Dewhurst Stakes pedigree preview including City Of Troy, Iberian and Alyanaabi

Being a daughter of Mr. Prospector and Height Of Fashion, Alyamaama's dam Sarayir essentially had the summit of Mount Everest to conquer if she was going to live up to her illustrious parent's achievements. Sarayir must have channelled her inner Sir Edmund Hilary. In addition to her own Listed Oh So Sharp Stakes success on the track, she has left a…
Horse Racing
EP: 233 Newmarket, York & Hong Kong

EP: 233 Newmarket, York & Hong Kong

The Group 1 Dewhurst Stakes and the big field Cesarewitch Handicap feature on the second day of the Dubai Future Champions Festival at Newmarket on Saturday. Trainer David Pipe runs both Wordsworth and Bashful Boy in the Cesarewitch and joins us on today's podcast. We also look at York on Saturday - their final meeting of the year. City AM Racing…
Horse Racing
Plenty to Gain by backing Real in strong Darley Stakes

Plenty to Gain by backing Real in strong Darley Stakes

GUESSING how much rain might fall at Newmarket this weekend isn't easy and if the upper levels of what is forecast hits Cambridgeshire, then connections of the heavy odds-on Dewhurst Stakes (2.00pm) favourite City Of Troy may be forced to reconsider their plans. Aidan O'Brien has already said on record that he won't risk the son of Justify on soft…
Horse Racing
City Of Troy, Shuwari and Arabian Crown in the spotlight

City Of Troy, Shuwari and Arabian Crown in the spotlight

It's a hugely exciting weekend with several top juveniles on display at Newmarket but none get the pulse racing quite like City Of Troy ahead of the Dewhurst Stakes. Let's just hope he gets the go ahead to run. The son of Justify has been so impressive in two starts he's going to go off a short odds-on favourite if given the green light and that's…
Horse Racing
Horse racing tips: Ken Pitterson’s Weekend Selection Box

Horse racing tips: Ken Pitterson’s Weekend Selection Box

Paddock expert Ken Pitterson shares his best bet for Saturday and nominates three other horses to keep a close eye on. COMMANCHE FALLS Trainer: Michael Dods. Race: 3.00 Ascot This six-year-old has had a fabulous season, winning three times and running other good races in defeat. He did well to win a Listed contest at York last time when held up and…
Horse Racing
Enhance Your Odds with Top Picks

Enhance Your Odds with Top Picks

With Dubai Future Champions weekend coming up in just over a week, with racing taking place on the 13th and 14th of October, we've gone through the current entries in order to bring you a guide of the most likely contenders over the two days. Taking centre stage on Future Champions weekend are two Group 1 races for two-year-olds; the Fillies' Mile,…
Horse Racing
Darley Dewhurst Stakes: Forecast favourable for Alyanaabi run

Darley Dewhurst Stakes: Forecast favourable for Alyanaabi run

The son of Too Darn Hot claimed the Tattersalls Stakes with a stylish late rattle and with his running style meaning minimal energy was exerted during his first taste of the Rowley Mile, a return to Newmarket for Group One action later this month could be on the cards. Trainer Owen Burrows said: "He didn't really have much of a race, he only really…
Horse Racing
Vandeek limbering up for Middle Park Stakes mission at Newmarket

Vandeek limbering up for Middle Park Stakes mission at Newmarket

Having secured a first Group One win for Crisford, and his father Simon who he trains Vandeek in partnership with, in the Prix Morny at Deauville, France, last time out, the son of Havana Grey will bid to double his tally of top-level victories in the six furlong feature race. And although Vandeek, who is trained less than two miles from…
Horse Racing
O'Brien: City Of Troy and Henry Longfellow could clash on Sunday

O'Brien: City Of Troy and Henry Longfellow could clash on Sunday

Aidan O'Brien has not ruled out the possibility of running both City Of Troy and Henry Longfellow in Sunday's Goffs Vincent O'Brien National Stakes at the Curragh. Both colts are unbeaten and feature prominently in the betting for next year's Classics. O'Brien had suggested that Henry Longfellow would wait for the Dewhurst Stakes at Newmarket after…
Horse Racing
King Cuan can win at Naas on his way to bigger things

King Cuan can win at Naas on his way to bigger things

IT'S an all-juvenile card at Naas this afternoon and King Cuan can land a big pot in the featured Goffs Sportsmans's Challenge. Paddy Twomey's charge looked a touch unlucky when sent to post favourite on his debut at the Curragh and duly put that right with an impressive win at Cork eight days ago. It's questionable what the Tasleet colt beat then,…
Horse Racing
National Stakes: Aidan O'Brien doesn't rule out running both City Of Troy and Henry Longfellow at The Curragh

National Stakes: Aidan O'Brien doesn't rule out running both City Of Troy and Henry Longfellow at The Curragh

Aidan O'Brien has not ruled out the possibility of running both City Of Troy and Henry Longfellow in Sunday's Goffs Vincent O'Brien National Stakes at the Curragh. Both colts are unbeaten and feature prominently in the betting for next year's Classics. O'Brien had suggested Henry Longfellow would wait for the Dewhurst Stakes at Newmarket after he…
Horse Racing
Ballydoyle big guns both possible for National duty

Ballydoyle big guns both possible for National duty

Aidan O'Brien has not ruled out the possibility of running both City Of Troy and Henry Longfellow in Sunday's Goffs Vincent O'Brien National Stakes at the Curragh. Both colts are unbeaten and feature prominently in the betting for next year's Classics. O'Brien had suggested that Henry Longfellow would wait for the Dewhurst Stakes at Newmarket after…
Horse Racing
Aablan demonstrates his promise with Solario Stakes victory

Aablan demonstrates his promise with Solario Stakes victory

Aablan battled back gamely to claim the honours in the Virgin Bet Solario Stakes at Sandown. The Group Three contest has a fine roll of honour, with the likes of Kingman, Too Darn Hot and 2018 Derby victor Masar all landing the contest in the last 10 years. Like Masar, Aablan was representing trainer Charlie Appleby in the blue Godolphin silks and…
Horse Racing
Robin Goodfellow's racing tips: Best bets for Saturday, September 2

Robin Goodfellow's racing tips: Best bets for Saturday, September 2

Mail Sport's racing expert Robin Goodfellow delivers his tips for Saturday's meetings at Sandown, Beverley, Chester, Chelmsford City, Newton Abbott and Wolverhampton. Saturday's feature action comes at Sandown, where Lord Protector (nap) holds strong claims in the Virgin Bet Handicap (3.0). The stable of Ralph Beckett is in form and this gelding…
Horse Racing
Middle Park outing still favoured for Vandeek

Middle Park outing still favoured for Vandeek

Trained by Simon and Ed Crisford, the son of Havana Grey only made his debut in late July, but since that successful bow at Nottingham, he has gone on to scoop the Richmond Stakes at Goodwood before providing his Gainsborough Thoroughbreds training operation a first Group One success when plundering the Prix Morny. That top-level success in…
Horse Racing
Aidan O'Brien sets out autumn targets for 2,000 Guineas favourite City Of Troy starting with the National Stakes

Aidan O'Brien sets out autumn targets for 2,000 Guineas favourite City Of Troy starting with the National Stakes

City Of Troy, favourite for next year's 2000 Guineas, could head to Newmarket and then the Breeders' Cup after he returns in the Goffs Vincent O'Brien National Stakes at the Curragh on Sunday week. The son of Justify and Group 1-winning filly Together Forever created a powerful impression when landing the Group 2 Superlative Stakes by six and a…
Horse Racing
Henry Longfellow cut for Dewhurst Stakes after convincing victory

Henry Longfellow cut for Dewhurst Stakes after convincing victory

Even by Coolmore standards his breeding stands out, being by Dubawi out of the brilliant mare Minding. He was an easy winner on his debut 28 days previously and Aidan O'Brien wasted no time in stepping him up in grade to Group Two level. Only four went to post and briefly Ryan Moore had to shake the market leader up, as Ger Lyons' Spanish Flame…
Horse Racing
Frankie Dettori is on top despite bad fall

Frankie Dettori is on top despite bad fall

Frankie Dettori picked himself off the turf after a crashing fall in the opening race at Newmarket to win the feature Group One Dewhurst Stakes on Chaldean with a trademark front-running ride. Dettori was fired into the ground when Liftoff clipped the heels of a rival and came down three furlongs out in the Zetland Stakes. The 51-year-old was…
Horse Racing
Horse racing tips for Newmarket's July Festival on Thursday

Horse racing tips for Newmarket's July Festival on Thursday

The listed Sir Henry Cecil Stakes should be a fascinating contest as it sees the return of Sir Michael Stoute's one-time 2000 Guineas hope Nostrum having his first start since finishing third in last year's Dewhurst Stakes. But stepping up in grade to take him on and with the benefit of a run already this year is the very promising Godolphin colt…
Horse Racing
2022 Dewhurst Stakes at Newmarket: the runners, the odds, the verdict

2022 Dewhurst Stakes at Newmarket: the runners, the odds, the verdict

The Darley Dewhurst Stakes is the highlight of the Newmarket card on Saturday and generally features some of the year's top two-year-olds and provides a springboard to next year's 2000 Guineas. Master trainer Aidan O'Brien seeks his sixth win in the race with Aesop's Fables, but it is the Sir Michael Stoute-trained Nostrum who heads the betting.
Horse Racing
will Auguste Rodin spark Triple Crown dream in 2,000 Guineas?

will Auguste Rodin spark Triple Crown dream in 2,000 Guineas?

History tells us the perceived Aidan O'Brien first-string can sometimes be upstaged by a lesser fancied stablemate in the 2000 Guineas. This year O'Brien fields the first two in the market, Auguste Rodin and Little Big Bear, as he bids to win the Newmarket Classic for a remarkable 11th time. Based on respective odds of 15-8 and 9-2, it would hardly…
Horse Racing
QIPCO 2000 Guineas preview: Chaldean ready for big test

QIPCO 2000 Guineas preview: Chaldean ready for big test

The Juddmonte-owned colt will bid to double his tally of Group One wins when contesting the opening Classic of the season and give Dettori a fourth 2000 Guineas success in his final year in the saddle. Dettori, who announced in December that he would be retiring from riding in 2023, steered Chaldean to victory last year in both the Group Two Coral…
Horse Racing
Newbury Horse Racing Trends: Stats For Saturday's ITV Racing

Newbury Horse Racing Trends: Stats For Saturday's ITV Racing

To help you find the winners, we've got the four main ITV races covered with our key Newbury horse racing trends and stats. You can use these to whittle down the runners and find the best horse profiles based on past winners. Yes, the ITV horse racing cameras are having a busy time of it of late and one of their next missions is to take in four…
Horse Racing