Royal Ascot tips for Day Four (Friday) from our expert
After the heroics of Frankie Dettori on Thursday, it could be the turn of Aidan O’Brien and Ryan Moore to take centre stage on day four of Royal Ascot.
They have three short-priced favourites in JAPAN, TEN SOVEREIGNS and HERMOSA in the three main feature races of the afternoon. Here are my selections for all six races, plus next-best alternatives and, where applicable, each/way options.
2.30 5f Norfolk Stakes, 2yo, Group Three
DAAHYEH (Silent Wave, Nayibeth, Galadriel)
3.05 12f King Edward VII Stakes, 3yo, Group Two
HUMANITARIAN (Pablo Escobarr)
3.40 6f Commonwealth Cup, 3yo, Group One
TEN SOVEREIGNS (Hello Youmzain)
4.20 1m Coronation Stakes, 3yo fillies, Group One
CASTLE LADY (Hermosa)
5.00 1m Sandringham Handicap, 3yo fillies
MAGNETIC CHARM (Hotsy Totsy, Lady Madison)
5.35 12f Duke Of Edinburgh Handicap
FUJAIRA PRINCE (Corgi, Collide)