King George V

York To Alter Name Of Duke Of York S.

In light of the sexual assault charges against Prince Andrew, the Duke Of York, York Racecourse will alter the name of its G2 Duke Of York S. The race was originally named in honour of another Duke Of York, Prince George, who later became King George V, and York is going through the process to have the race renamed the 1895 Duke Of York S. James Brennan, York's head of marketing and sponsorship, said, "In the current news cycle, it has made the name a distraction. At the current time,...

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