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Al Kazeem Wins UK Gr1 Sandown Eclipse
At Sandown Park in the UK, triple Gr1-winning former Darley shuttler Dubawi (Dubai Millennium-Zomaradah, by Deploy) added a Gr1 success when ultra-consistent 5YO entire Al Kazeem (Dubawi-Kazeem, by Darshaan) scored a 2-lengths victory for trainer Richard Charlton in the £425000 Gr1 Sandown Eclipse (2000m) for 3YOs+, over 4YO entires Declaration of War (War Front-Tempo West, by Rahy) & Makhadram (Shamardal-Magic Tree, by Timber Country). Al Kazeem's fifth consecutive victory took his imposing record to 7 wins (also including last start's Gr1 Prince of Wales Stakes at Royal Ascot, Gr1 Tattersalls Gold Cup & Gr2 Jockey Club at Newmarket & Gr3 Gordon Richards Stakes) & 4 runners-up (including 2011's Gr2 Great Voltigeur Stakes over 12 furlongs at York, Gr3 St Simon Stakes over 12 furlongs at Newbury & Gr3 Arc Trial Stakes over 11 furlongs at Newbury) from 12 starts for £807,372 earnings.