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Holy Roman Emperor Adds Irish Gr3
In Ireland overnight, dual Gr1-winning shuttler Holy Roman Emperor (Danehill-L'On Vite, by Secretariat) added a group success when favoured colt Imperial Rome (Holy Roman Emperor-Ripalong, by Revoque) notched his 3rd successive win with victory by a head in the €50,000 (A$69,000) Gr3 Tetrarch Stakes (7 furlongs) for 3YOs at The Curragh. Imperial Rome (ridden by Wayne Lordan for trainer David Wachman) defeated fellow colts Zabarajad (Invincible Spirit-Zalaiyma, by Rainbow Quest) & front-running Alexander Pope (Danehill Dancer-Starship, by Galileo). Imperial Rome took his record to 3 wins from 4 starts.