Son of MG1SW Distaffer Rizeena Back on Show

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Frankel | Juddmonte

Observations on the European Racing Scene turns the spotlight on the best European races of the day, highlighting well-pedigreed horses early in their careers, horses of note returning to action and young runners that achieved notable results in the sales ring. Wednesday’s Insights features a son of MG1SW Rizeena (Ire) (Iffraaj {GB}).

1.10 Doncaster, Mdn, £30,000, 2yo, 8fT
Sheikh Rashid Dalmook Al Maktoum’s LATEST GENERATION (GB) (Frankel {GB}), a son of G1 Moyglare Stud S. and G1 Coronation S. heroine Rizeena (Ire) (Iffraaj {GB}), gets a second chance to shed maiden status and is upped to one mile after hitting the board in a hot seven-furlong maiden at Sandown last month. Rivals to the Simon and Ed Crisford trainee include Shadwell’s hitherto unraced Moktasaab (GB) (Lope de Vega {Ire}), who is a 500,000gns Tattersalls October Book 1 half-brother to G1 Prix Jean Romanet and G1 Prix de l’Opera victress Speedy Boarding (GB) (Shamardal), representing Owen Burrows; and Sheikh Mohammed Obaid Al Maktoum’s fellow newcomer Royal Champion (Ire) (Shamardal), who is a Roger Varian-trained half to the dual stakes-placed Outbox (GB) (Frankel {GB}) out of G2 Lancashire Oaks winner Emirates Queen (GB) (Street Cry {Ire}).

5.00 Cork, Mdn, €15,500, 2yo, 6fT
JEROBOAM (War Front), one of two Derrick Smith colourbearers representing Aidan O’Brien, is an untried son of Listed Naas Oaks Trial victress and GI Belmont Oaks Invitational third Outstanding (Ire) (Galileo {Ire) and is set to face 15 opponents in this fully subscribed event. They include John Lavery’s Markievicz (Ire) (Dandy Man {Ire}), who is the second foal out of the Lavery family’s prized G2 Park S. and G3 Athasi S. victress Viztoria (Ire) (Oratorio {Ire}).

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