Rose Of Kildare showed great tenacity to take the Group Three honours in the William Hill Firth Of Clyde Stakes at Ayr.
David Simcock’s rejuvenation of Desert Encounter continued apace as the veteran won the Dubai Duty Free Legacy Cup Stakes for a second time at Newbury.
Racing at Gowran Park, due to get underway at 1.35 pm, has been abandoned due to lightning and heavy rain. The track was hit by heavy rain, thunder and lightning over the couple of hours preceding racing. Conditions had relented for a while, allowing runners to head to the start for the opening race, when further lightning occurred, leading to the runners and riders being recalled to the parade ring.