Aidan O’Brien lines up Middle Park duo

Later this month, aidan O’Brien could Enable Lope Y Fernandez along with Monarch Of Egypt Lineup to Your Juddmonte Middle Park Stakes.

Lope Y Fernandez looked another Ballydoyle celebrity in the building after an impressive racecourse debut in the Curragh but had been subsequently behind the Charlie Appleby-trained Pinatubo in the Classic at Goodwood and the Chesham Stakes at Royal Ascot.
He bounced back to winning ways at the Group Three Round Tower Stakes at the Curragh, and O’Brien is keen to keep him at six furlongs – perhaps on September 28 at Newmarket.
He explained:”We fell back him and he seems to better than seven – it looks like a thing for that stallion (Lope De Vega).
“I believe that it might be the Middle Park next as that has been the reason we dropped him back.
“We’re really satisfied with him he must progress from that run.”
Monarch was another to impress at Naas on his introduction, because when he’s discovered that the Ger Lyons-trained Siskin powerful at the Curragh.
O’Brien added:”Monarch Of Egypt will go to the Middle Park – that’s the strategy with him.
“We could go up to seven furlongs after this, but he is a horse we’re looking forward to seeing”

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