Churchill shows his class with easy Dewhurst win


Churchill: was already favourite for the Qipco 2,000 Guineas

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 By Stuart Riley 3:33PM 8 OCT 2016 

Report: Newmarket, Saturday

Dubai Dewhurst Stakes (Group 1) 7f, 2yo entire colts and fillies

CHURCHILL had a momentary scare when the gap Ryan Moore was angling for disappeared with two furlongs to run, but once switched to the outside, and with the afterburners applied, he powered clear for a comfortable success.

Stablemate and pacemaker Lancaster Bomber completed a one-two for the Aidan O’Brien yard, mirroring Ballydoyle’s dominance of Friday’s Fillies’ Mile.

More to follow . . .

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