Barakey Doubt For Winterbottom Stakes

Trainer Jim Taylor has cast grave doubt on star sprinter Barakey contesting the Group 1 Winterbottom Stakes (1200m) at Ascot on November 22. The Key Business gelding is battling to overcome an illness after his shock loss to Elite Belle in the Group 3 Prince Of Wales Stakes (1200m) at Ascot last month. The seven-year-old…

Yarradale Stud Farewells Citidancer

Group 1 stallion Citidancer (Ire) succumbed to the infirmities of old age at Yarradale Stud on Monday night.  He was 29. “He covered one of our mares last month and she is in foal,” Yarradale office manager Heather Appleby said.  “He’s been a remarkable stallion and we will all miss him, he was such a…