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Seven Gr1 Winners Stand Ground For UK Gr1 July Cup
Europe's joint richest Gr1 sprint, the £500,000 Gr1 Darley July Cup at Newmarket, has attracted one of its best fields for Saturday's renewal with seven individual Gr1 winners standing their ground for the high profile event. According to Newmarket, the most inter-continental challengers that the race had in the past was three: in each of 2004, 2009 and 2010. This year Shamexpress from Australia, Havelock from the USA, Shea Shea from South Africa and Krypton Factor from Bahrain are all set to run in the third and final British leg of the Global Sprint Challenge. The individual Group 1 winners amongst the 15 horses that have been confirmed today for the fourth sprint in the QIPCO British Champions Series are Krypton Factor, Lethal Force, Reckless Abandon, Shamexpress, Shea Shea, Society Rock and Sole Power.