Read the top Racing Post stories from last week's Ebor Festival

A pixel in it: Alpha Delphini edges Mabs in superb finish as Battaash flops

The form book will say this was a race won by a nose, but in fact it was won by a single pixel on a photo print, with a tiny pinprick of darkness against a green background the only difference between Alpha Delphini and Mabs Cross.

Roaring Lion comes of age in vintage Juddmonte International

Who needs Cracksman and Enable when Roaring Lion comes to town?

Once an immature menace who ducked and dived his way to the winning post, the playful cub has made way for a fierce hunter on the Group 1 prowl and, with his most authoritative and professional performance yet, the muscular grey had too much brawn for a Juddmonte International field that did not lack for quality.

Mark Johnston becomes the most successful trainer in British racing history

Mark Johnston famously proclaims he is always trying and he succeeded spectacularly when Poet's Society won at York on Thursday.

It was the 4,194th victory of his career in Britain, taking him past the mark set by Richard Hannon snr and making him the most prolific trainer in British racing history.

'One of my best weeks at York' – flying Frankie revels in Knavesmire glory

Frankie Dettori enjoyed one of the most rewarding weeks of his long career at York's Ebor meeting, but on Sunday he reflected on the one race that had not gone his way.

The many high points of his four days included steering Stradivarius to a £1 million windfall in the Lonsdale Cup.

Baldrick plan pays off for money machine Gosden as Muntahaa romps to glory

In no English county do they know the value of a pound more than Yorkshire. Over the four days of Yorkshire's greatest race meeting there has been no man better at winning pounds than John Gosden, who sealed a wonderful week by supplying Muntahaa and Weekender to finish first and second in the most valuable Flat handicap ever staged in Britain.

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by Jo B at Rewards4Racing

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