Youth Spirit (Ire)

Youth Spirit One of 11 Wildcards Added to Tattersalls Autumn HIT Sale

Group 3 winner Youth Spirit (Ire) (Camelot {GB}) (lot 1186A) is one of 11 wildcards that has been added to the Tattersalls Autumn Horses-in-Training Sale. Slated for Oct. 25-Oct. 28, the sale also features another late addition, the Group 3 winner and Group 1-placed Master of Reality (Ire) (Frankel {GB}) (lot 1186C). Andrew Balding will consign the G3 Chester Vase hero, while Joseph O'Brien's Carriganog Racing sends the latter, who was placed in the G1 Gold Cup, through the ring. Another wildcard of note is lot 364D, Ger Lyons's dual...

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Hurricane Lane Leads 18 St Leger Nominations

Classic winner Hurricane Lane (Ire) (Frankel {GB}), who won the G1 Dubai Duty Free Irish Derby and G1 Grand Prix de Paris already this summer, will line up for Godolphin in the G1 Cazoo St Leger on Sept. 11, one of 18 colts and fillies left in the fall Classic. G1 Cazoo Derby hero Adayar (Ire) (Frankel {GB}), who also races for Godolphin, will not take part, and instead target the G1 Qatar Prix de l'Arc de Triomphe. Richard Hannon's Mojo Star (Ire) (Sea The Stars {Ire}), one better than...

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Camelot's Youth Spirit Battles to Chester Vase Win

Bouncing back from a fourth in last month's Listed Feilden S. at Newmarket on seasonal comeback, Ahmad Al Shaikh's Youth Spirit (Ire) (Camelot {GB}) dented a number of Classic aspirations with a determined victory in Wednesday's G3 Chester Vase. He had bettered a debut fourth over seven furlongs at Haydock when annexing a hot Newmarket maiden tackling the same trip next time and hit the board contesting Goodwood's July 28 G2 Vintage S. in the last of three juvenile outings. The April-foaled bay was let go at 15-2 and settled...

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