The start of five excellent days racing at Royal Ascot with three group one races to start the meeting followed by the group two Coventry stakes.
QUEEN ANN STAKES 1M GROUP ONE 2.30 ASCOT
GOLDIKOVA: Fantastic French mare winner of 8 group one races including two breeders cup miles,looked as good as ever when winning G1 at Longchamp in May.worthy favourite and will be difficult to beat.
3PTS WIN AT 7-4 LADB
ST JAMES PALACE STAKES 1M GROUP ONE 3.50 ASCOT
MAKFI:Unbeaten French colt ,winner of 2000 guineas at Newmarket in good style ,beating Canford Cliffs & Dick Turpin ,Can't see no reason why he shouldn't confirm the form and looks fair value at around 11-4 .
2PTS WIN AT 11-4 BET365
COVENTRY STAKES 6F GROUP TWO 4.25 ASCOT
STRONG SUIT:Impressive winner of hot maiden race at Newbury in May ,same race Canford Cliffs won last year.The Form that race looks strong with 2nd,3rd & 5th all winning since.
2PTS WIN AT 5-2 PADDY POWER
WINDSOR CASTLE 5F LISTED RACE 5.35 ASCOT
CHILWORTH LAD:C/D winner in fair maiden in early may ,then went on to run good second in National Stakes at Sandown behind the highly regarded Dinkum Diamond who runs in G2 Norfolk stakes later in week.R.Moore takes the ride,should go well at decent odds.
1PT E-WAY AT 9-1 PADDY POWER