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Main Sequence Wins US Gr1 Sword Dancer Invitational
At Saratoga racecourse in the US, 5YO entire Main Sequence (Aldebaran-Ikat, by Pivotal) registered his second consecutive Gr1 success when scoring by a head for trainer Graham Motion in the US$500,000 Gr1 Sword Dancer Invitational Stakes (12 furlongs) for 3YO+, over 6YO entire Imagining (Giant's Causeway-Daydreaming, by A P Indy) & 5YO gelding Twilight Eclipse (Purim-My Twilight Dancer, by Twilight Agenda). Main Sequence took his record to 6 wins (including the Gr1 United Nations Stakes) and 6 placings (including the Gr1 Epsom Derby) from 16 starts for over £797,000 earnings. Main Sequence is being aimed at the Breeders' Cup Turf at Santa Anita later in the year.