Leger: Day Two - Ladies Day preview

Mecca's Angel ridden by Paul Mulrennan wins the John Smith's Original Scarbrough Stakes during day one of the 2014 Ladbrokes St Leger Festival at Doncaster. Photo: Lynne Cameron/PA Wire
Mecca's Angel ridden by Paul Mulrennan wins the John Smith's Original Scarbrough Stakes during day one of the 2014 Ladbrokes St Leger Festival at Doncaster. Photo: Lynne Cameron/PA Wire

The going at Doncaster for day two of the 2014 Ladbrokes St Leger Festival’s DFS Ladies Day is Good to Soft, Good in Places.

There was 14 millimetres of rain on Saturday, September 6. It has been dry since and the remainder of the Ladbrokes St Leger Festival is forecast to remain dry.

Roderick Duncan, clerk of the course at Doncaster, said: “We are now Good all over on the straight course with the round course remaining Good to Soft, Good in places.

“Today’s forecast is for sunny periods with some cloud due to come in later today. It should also be cooler than it was yesterday.

“The forecast for Friday and Saturday remains for overcast but dry conditions.”

NON-RUNNERS

1.40pm EBF Stallions Breeding Winners Carrie Red Fillies´ Nursery

13 CHANCES ARE (IRE) (Vet’s Cert, Runny Nose)

2.10pm JRA Sceptre Stakes

14 PERFECT BLESSINGS (IRE) (Self Cert, Not Eaten Up)

2.40pm DFS Park Hill Stakes

13 ISLAND REMEDE (Vet’s Cert, Cut Leg)

3.15pm Weatherbys Hamilton Insurance £300,000 2-Y-O Stakes

20 VALLEY OF FIRE (Self Cert, Bad Scope)

The 2014 Ladbrokes St Leger - Declared Runners

£650,000 Total Prize Fund, Group One, part of the British Champions Series. Doncaster, Saturday, September 13, 2014, 1m 6f 132yds. For three-year-old entire colts (9st 1lb) & fillies (8st 12lb). Entries closed Tuesday, July 22, entries revealed Wednesday, July 23 (33 entries). Scratchings deadline August 26 (21 remained), five-day confirmation & £50,000 supplementary stage September 8 (15 remained), final declarations 10am September 11 (14 declared runners).

1) Alex My Boy (IRE)

Jaber Abdullah

Mark Johnston/Silvestre de Sousa

2) Forever Now (GB)

Lady Bamford

John Gosden/Frankie Dettori

3) Granddukeoftuscany (IRE)

Triermore Stud/Sue Magnier

Aidan O’Brien IRE/Colm O’Donoghue

4) Hartnell (GB)

Sh Hamdan Bin Mohammed Al Maktoum

Mark Johnston/Joe Fanning

5) Kings Fete (GB)

Khalid Abdullah

Sir Michael Stoute/Ryan Moore

6) Kingston Hill (GB)

Paul Smith

Roger Varian/Andrea Atzeni

7) Marzocco (USA)

HRH Princess Haya of Jordan

John Gosden/Robert Havlin

8) Min Alemarat (IRE)

Ahmad Abdulla Al Shaikh

Marco Botti/Martin Harley

9) Odeon (GB)

Alex Owen

James Given/Graham Lee

10) Romsdal (GB)

HRH Princess Haya of Jordan

John Gosden/William Buick

11) Scotland (GER)

Fitri Hay

Andrew Balding/Jim Crowley

12) Snow Sky (GB)

Khalid Abdullah

Sir Michael Stoute/James Doyle

13) Somewhat (USA)

Sheikh Majid Bin Mohammed Al Maktoum

Mark Johnston/Franny Norton

14) Windshear (GB)

Mick Daniels

Richard Hannon/Richard Hughes