A full-brother to Lucarno, who completed the Voltigeur and Leger double in 2007, he attempts to follow in those hoofprints
after quickeningfromthefrontto make all ahead of Main Sequence in thatrecognisedLeger trial at York last month.
However, the Coolmore team and trainer Aidan O'Brien have no such concerns about their star colt, who will be bidding to follow in the hoofprints
of another Ballydoyle legend from yesteryear.
Aidan O'Brien's Camelot is bidding to follow in the hoofprints
of Sea The Stars three years ago by adding the premier Classic to his earlier victory in the 2000 Guineas, However, Andrew Balding's Bonfire can spoil the party and help his train emulate his father Ian, who famously sent out the great Mill Reef to victory in 1971.
McNeill's Grumeti ran a cracker to be third in the Triumph to Countrywide Flame and will bid to follow in the hoofprints
of stablemate Walkon, who finished second to Zaynar at Cheltenham before going on to land the Grade 1 Hurdle at Aintree.
1855: The "Devil's Footprints" appeared in snowbound South Devon - reportedly, between 40 and 100 miles of cloven hoofprints
, eight inches apart in a single line and measuring four inches by two.
Giant's Causeway was narrowly beaten in the Breeders' Cup Classic on his final start as a racehorse, and O'Brien would love to see Await The Dawn follow in the hoofprints
of his father.
lead the reader from the endpaper across the title page to the first page which shows us a smiling donkey above the astonishing statement that 'My uncle's donkey is allowed in the house
COUNTRYSIDE: Having authored the book, Hoofprints
in the Sand, and recently read the letter to the editor about equine ethics which questioned my integrity and compassion for the equine, I felt it necessary to respond.
The trainer-jockey combination landed last year's renewal with Denman and 2008 Gold Cup third Neptune Collonges is set to follow in his mighty hoofprints
The Devil's hoofprints
are everywhere in this world if you're an evangelical preacher on the lookout for evil influences of all kinds.
Last year's Highflyer Bloodstock Four Years Old Novices' Chase at Warwick produced an outstanding winner in Alan king's Voy Por Ustedes and Jack The Giant can follow in his hoofprints
today, writes Stable Boy.
He appears poised to follow in the hoofprints
of 3-year-old Pacific Classic winners Best Pal (1991, the event's inaugural year), General Challenge (1999) and Came Home (2002), or at least runner-up Tiznow (2000, en route to a Horse of the Year title).