‘Warrior’ Confirmed to Jubilee


Redkirk Warrior | Darren Tisdale

Redkirk Warrior (GB) (Notnowcato {GB}), who won two editions of the G1 Newmarket H. at Flemington Down Under after starting his career in Britain, will contest the 1200-metre G1 Diamond Jubilee at Royal Ascot on June 23, reported Racing.com. Trained by David and Ben Hayes and Tom Dabernig, the 2018 G1 Black Caviar Lightning S. hero was also under consideration for the June 19 G1 King’s Stand S. over 1000 metres earlier in the five-day stand.

“Thrilled to meet up with this boy this morning, looks in fantastic condition,” Ben Hayes tweeted. “With weather appearing to be dry, the decision has been made to run in the Diamond Jubilee, not the King[‘s] S.”

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