Royal Ascot day four: Novemba is one to remember in Coronation Stakes

By: Greg Wood Friday 18 June 2021

German 1,000 Guineas winner is well drawn and has little to find on rivals Mother Earth and Empress Josephine

The main focus ahead of the Coronation Stakes at Royal Ascot on Friday has understandably been on the head-to-head between Mother Earth and Empress Josephine, the 1,000 Guineas winners in England and Ireland respectively.

Both have obvious claims, while Pretty Gorgeous, who floundered on heavy ground behind Empress Josephine at the Curragh, will also appreciate quicker going, but Novemba, the German 1,000 Guineas winner, has crept into the race almost unnoticed.

Goodwood 5.40 Flaming Spear 6.15 Fozzie Bear 6.45 Rushmore 7.20 Flyin’ Solo 7.52 Four Adaay 8.25 Gustav Holst 8.55 Marsabit

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