Issue 792

NEWS adiyat racing 11 ADIYAT RACING PLUS ISSUE 792 Thursday 6th April 2023 JOHN AND THADY GOSDEN HAVE A STRONG HAND IN THE EASTER CLASSIC AS THE STABLE LOOKS FOR ITS FIRST FINALS DAY WIN, WITH 2021 GROUP 3 WINTER DERBY VICTOR FOREST OF DEAN AND HARROVIAN IN THE MIDDLE DISTANCE HIGHLIGHT. O’Meara) are also entered, with the latter aiming to emulate Alben Star as a dual winner of the 6f contest. HARRY'S COULD RAISE BAR Prolific Irish sprinter Harry’s Bar could line up for Ado McGuinness, while 2021 AllWeather 3YO Championships victor Diligent Harry (Clive Cox) has the opportunity to become the first horse to win two different races on Finals Day. William Haggas’ Queen Aminatu sets the standard in the All-Weather Fillies’ & Mares’ Championships, following two dominant Listed wins at Lingfield Park and Deauville. The 11 entries also include Shadwell’s Roger Varian-trained Manaafith, who made it six from six on the all-weather in the Listed Tandridge Stakes at Lingfield Park in February. Group Three scorer Vadream (Charlie Fellowes) and consistent Aramis Grey (Rae Guest) are also engaged. John and Thady Gosden have a strong hand in the Easter Classic as the stable looks for its first Finals Day win, with 2021 Group 3 Winter Derby victor Forest Of Dean and Harrovian in the middle distance highlight. Irish raider Freescape (David Marnane) could line up after running behind some of Godolphin’s leading lights in Dubai, while the much-improved Zealot (Mick Appleby) has earned a crack at this after winning seven of his last eight starts. The 2020 St Leger runner-up Berkshire Rocco (Andrew Balding) and defending champion Earlofthecotswolds (Nigel Twiston-Davies) are the standard bearers in the All-Weather Marathon Championships. There are likely to be Classic contenders on show in the Listed Burradon Stakes, with recent winners Arabian Storm, Flight Plan, Galeron, Majestic Pride and Obelix all entered in the 2000 Guineas. Forest Of Dean