26th August 2020
Albigna to face 9 rivals in Snow Fairy Stakes
Albigna will line up in the Snow Fairy Stakes at The Curragh this Friday, 28th August, following this morning’s publication of final declaration of entries.
The Jessica Harrington trained filly, who landed the Group 1 Prix Marcel Boussac last year, will face 9 runners including So Wonderful, Thundering Nights, Lovelier and Lady Wannabe.
The Paddy Power Irish Cambridgeshire features a maximum field of 20 runners. The inform Adrian McGuinness has a strong team with Saltonstall, Sirjack Thomas and Trading Point set to represent him in what promises to be one of the most competitive races of the season. Jassaar winner of the race last year, together with Njord, Onlyhuman, Agitare, So Suave and Flaming Moon are also among the entries for the valuable contest over one mile..
Chief Little Hawk, winner of the valuable Irish EBF Ballyhane Stakes last Sunday will make a quick reappearance in the Heider Family Stables Round Tower Stakes. The Aidan O’Brien trained two year old is one of 9 runners in the Group 3 contest, who also include Coill Avon, Sloane Peterson and Teresa Mendoza, together with recent Naas winner Sweet Gardenia.
Emaniya, Nicest, Dolce Notte and Meala are among the 9 runners in the Group 3 Kilcarn Stud Flame of Tara Stakes. 14 runners will face the starter in the Walls to Workstations Handicap, 7 runners in the Paddy Power Nursery and 7 in the opening Irish Stallion Farms Maiden, while 18 go to post in the TRM Supporting Stable Staff Apprentice Handicap
Paddy Power Irish Cambridgeshire
Paddy Power: 9-2 Njord, 6 Flaming Moon, 10 Jassaar, 11 Onlyhuman, Saltonstall, 12 Agitare, Laughifuwant, 14 Big Baby Bull, So Suave, 16 Cyrus Dallin, Darkened, High Altitude, 20 Mythologic, Strongbowe, 25 Atlas, Breaking Story, Mulzamm, Sirjack Thomas, 33 Quizical, 40 Trading Point, 50 Prisoner’s Dilemma, 66 Chilean, Desert Wind
Following 13mm of rain,
Straight course: soft, soft to heavy in places
Round course: soft
Forecast: unsettled today, further rain tomorrow
Track: racing on middle track in straight. Stalls in centre for all sprints