A Golden Day as Horn Eclipses Rivals
The Eclipse Derby double has been tried and failed many time sover the years, with horses such as Motivator Authorized and further back Benny The Dip trying and coming up short. Sea the Stars in 2009 was the last horse to succeed back in 2009.
Golden Horn had been a doubtful stayer in the build up to Epsom with the mile and quarter trip expected to be more suitable as he had shown so much speed.
With stamina now confirmed Frankie set out to make every post a winning one, and he looked every inch a mile and half horse as he remorselessly saw off the spirited challenge of The Grey Gatsby to find three and half lengths in a furlong sending the packed Sandown crowd into raptures