Royal Ascot 2018: Aljazzi Looking To Go One Better In This Year’s Duke Of Cambridge Stakes For Marco Botti

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MARCO Botti will be hoping Aljazzi can go one better in this years Duke of Cambridge Stakes.

She finished second in the Group 2 last summer and is likely to be the market leader with Hydrangea leaning towards the Queen Anne Stakes on Tuesday.

PA:Press Association Aljazzi returned with a third in the Group 2 Bet365 Mile

She has been kept fresh for the race with a single run behind Addeybb in preparation for Royal Ascot.

Roger Varian’s Tomyris, winner of the Group Three Chartwell Fillies’ Stakes at Lingfield, is another of the 12 potential runners.

Tribute Act has been supplemented by trainer James Fanshawe and owners the Elite Racing Club.

The four-year-old already held an entry in the Royal Hunt Cup the same day, but it is doubtful she will make the cut in the maximum 30-runner field for the big mile handicap.

PA:Press Association Tomyris beat Lincoln Rocks at Lingfield under Frankie Dettori

The Royal Hunt Cup

David Marnane will be relieved Settle For Bay is guaranteed a place in the valuable Royal Hunt Cup run over a mile following the confirmation stage.




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