Pamona will swerve the Investec Oaks at Epsom on Friday week as the filly charts a direct route towards Royal Ascot.
Luca Cumani's daughter of Duke Of Marmalade ran well behind leading Oaks candidate Crystal Zvezda in a mile-and-a-quarter Listed race at Newbury earlier this month, but she will not renew rivalry with Sir Michael Stoute's filly in the Epsom Classic.
The Lock Master demonstrated all of his battling qualities to ensure his 100th career start ended with victory in the Watch On 3 Devices racinguk.com Handicap at Thirsk.
After mastering long-time leader Le Deluge, the Michael Appleby-trained 9-4 favourite had enough in reserve to hold off staying-on runner-up Rochambeau by a length and a half to score for the first time since winning at Southwell last March.
An overnight shower would certainly help the chances of **VENT DE FORCE* (Sandown, 7.10), but Hughie Morrison’s charge still looks to have terrific claims in the Henry VII Stakes.
It was an action-packed weekend of action from both sides of the Irish Sea and below, we’ve picked out 5 interesting horses you might want to stick into your GG Alert’s. Be sure to copy and paste the text underneath into your notes too!