Cinderella Stories: Four fairy-tale fillies of 2016

Thoroughbred racing may be dubbed the sport of kings but owning a racehorse is not just for those who move in high social circles. Throughout the season we’ve witnessed horses who’ve cost very little go on to achieve feats normally reserved for the blue blooded.

Fact of the week

Frankel and Bullet Train


A pacemaker is entered in a race with the intention to set a certain pace for another horse running in the same race. This helps set a pace to benefit the second horse.

Bullet Train was famously a pacemaker for Frankel, both horses were owned by Prince Khalid Abdullah.

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