I can't wait for the big races and the headline horses to step out again here in Australia. There is always an air of excitement around this time of the year.
Godolphin's Frosted finished an excellent second in the circumstances to Texas Red in Saturday's Jim Dandy Stakes at Saratoga, and trainer Kiaran McLaughlin believes the Belmont Stakes runner-up can reverse the form with his rival next time they meet.
Frosted finished a close second in the US$600,000 Grade Two Jim Dandy Stakes over nine furlongs on dirt at Saratoga, USA, on Saturday, August 1.
Kiaran McLaughlin is not concerned about Frosted's wide draw in Saturday's Jim Dandy Stakes at Saratoga. In fact, the trainer believes it could be to his advantage in a race that may become very tactical.
Latharnach rallied in the closing stages to come home third in the Group Three Bonhams Thoroughbred Stakes over a mile at Goodwood, UK, on Friday, July 31.