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GOLDEN STUNNER and Fran Berry Win the Constant Security Stakes (Handicap) for trainer Ralph Beckett YORK RACECOURSE 27th May 2017 Pic Louise Pollard/
Coronet (L. Dettori) wins Darley Prix Jean Romanet Gr.1 in Deauville, France 18/08/2019, Photo Zuzanna Lupa /
Earthlight (M. Barzalona) wins Darley Prix Morny Gr.1 in Deauville, France 18/08/2019, Photo Zuzanna Lupa /
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Sapa Inca and Hayley Turner win the Dubai Duty Free Shergar Cup Classic at Ascot. 10/8/2019 Pic Steve Davies/

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The Lanzarote Hurdle

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