Racing Post Top Stories August 2019

Roll on Longchamp! Enable thrills devoted fans with stunning Yorkshire Oaks win

Racing royalty Enable enjoyed the perfect Arc aperitif and enhanced her reputation as one of the best mares in history with a terrific tenth top-level success in the Yorkshire Oaks.

Japan is triumphant in epic York battle as brave Crystal Ocean is floored again

Debate has raged over whether Crystal Ocean deserves to be called the world's best horse. Indisputably true is that over just 25 days he has waged war in two of the best finishes seen anywhere in the world this year.

Sussex Stakes winner Too Darn Hot retired after sustaining career-ending injury

Five days after lighting up Glorious Goodwood with a brilliant victory in the Sussex Stakes, Too Darn Hot was retired on Monday with a hairline fracture of a hind cannonbone.

Brilliantly bred Galileo colts top the bill in Arqana August opener

Buyers were fast out of the blocks during the Arqana August Sale in Deauville on Saturday evening, as a pair of colts by Galileo topped a solid session that brought the curtain up on the Europe yearling auction circuit.

Brilliant Champion Hurdle winner Espoir D'Allen put down at age of five

The brilliant Champion Hurdle winner Espoir D'Allen has died at the age of five, with jockey Mark Walsh hailing him the best horse he had ever ridden.

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