The title of Europe’s greatest sire surely belongs to the mighty Galileo. Victorious in the 2001 Epsom Derby, Sadler’s Wells’ finest sire son (only Montjeu runs him close) has headed the General Sires log in GB/Ireland six times thus far.
The smart Light The Way gets the cheek pieces – a good run is expected
Bumper field sizes are the order of the day at the Vaal on Thursday where a well bought son of the 2006 Breeders’ Cup Mile winner Miesque’s Approval looks set to come back to his best form in the day’s topliner.
Astute trainer Gavin Van Zyl – ‘no place for moderates in July’
One of the season’s most disappointing three-year-olds MLJet has joined the Summerveld yard of Gavin van Zyl, and will continue to run in the colours of owner Michael Leaf.