Jim Bolger could also bid to provide the first Irish-trained winner since Abergwaun
in 1972 with Democratic Deficit, who would be stepping down in distance from a mile.
The hot favourite that day was Vincent O'Brien's Abergwaun
(5-2) ridden by Lester Piggott, finishing third.
Rocket threw off his rider and swam out to sea when he got spooked by the wave as he trotted along the coast at Newgale.
Yn y gyfres hon, mae Geraint hefyd yn crwydro i Gonwy, Gaerfyrddin, Aberystwyth, Y Trallwng ac Abergwaun
Dros yr wythnosau nesaf, awn hefyd i Gonwy, Aberystwyth, Abergwaun
, Y Trallwng ac i Gaerfyrddin i ddarganfod mwy am Gymru.
The biggest hike was the 14lb handed out to Snowstar for her excellent effort when a close second in the Listed Abergwaun
Stakes at Tipperary.
Earlier, 14/1 shot Gorane, second leg of a double for Declan McDonogh (his second in successive days), gave Henry de Bromhead a first stakes race win on the flat when landing the listed Kilfrush Stud Abergwaun
Y Sipsiwn (S4C, 8.25pm) Mae rhan ola' taith Y Sipsiwn yn cyrraedd pen llanw wrth i Ifan Jones Evans, Shn Cothi a''r garaf[sz]n gyrraedd Ysgol Glannau Gwaun yn Abergwaun
ar gyfer noson o dwmpath dawns a dawnsio Sipsi.
The first two are also entered in the Abergwaun
Stakes at Tipperary on the same afternoon, but the prospect of quickish ground in Ireland means a trip to Paris is currently the favoured option.
VALDIR Rodrigo de Souza added Cork to his list of Irish conquests when partnering Majestic Times to a decisive victory in yesterday's Abergwaun
And success was all the sweeter as Lester Piggott came third that year on Vicent O'Brien's Abergwaun
after been earlier linked with the ride on the Cree Lodge- trained Swinging Junior.
In fact, don't be surprised if Astonished is the shortest post-war favourite since 5-2 shots Be Friendly (1968), Abergwaun
(1972) and Bas Bleu (1973) were gubbed.