Tuesdays bet on Excelebration finished second in market W/O Frankel behind the AP O 'Brien trained Zoffany .No real complaints ran decent enough race, though in the end was soundly beaten by Zoffany who ran excellent race to finish only 3/4 lengh behind Frankel.Loss £45.00 on the day.
On to Day two at Royal Ascot ,going concentrate on first race on the card the Group three Jersey Stakes over 7 furlongs.
JERSEY STAKES (GROUP 3) 3-Y-0 ASCOT 2.30
CODEMASTER :Impressive winner last time beating I Love Me by easy 2 lenghs in King Charles II listed stakes at Newmarket breaking the 7 furlong course record .Also had some decent form as 2 year old winning decent maiden at Newmarket by 6 lenghs and finishing good second in the Redcar 2 year old trophy.Looks open to plenty impovement after only four starts.
VERDICT : Fury & Havane Smoker look the two main dangers. The French trained Havane Smoker ran good second in French 2000 guineas last time behind Tin Man beaten 2 lenghs and will be suited by drop back to 7 furlongs.
Fury unbeaten as 2 year old winning both starts, finished fair fifth in 2000 guineas at Newmarket behind Frankel .Ran decent second last time in 1 mile listed race at Sandown only beaten nose by Sir Michael Stoute trained Tazhum .
CODEMASTER looked impressive last time on his reappearence in listed race at Newmarket beating useful I Love Me in very quick time.Shown improvement with every race and looks the one to beat in this group three contest.
CODEMASTER 2.30 ROYAL ASCOT (SECOND SP 7-4) 20P RULE 4
£112 EACH-WAY @ 3-1 BET365 .BOYLESPORTS.LADBROKES
5% OF BETTING BANK
LOSS - £45.00 BANK RUNNING TOTAL £4420