Golden Horde is ready to kick off his marketing campaign within the Commonwealth Cup at subsequent month’s scheduled Royal Ascot assembly.
The Deadly Pressure colt received the Richmond Stakes final time period and was twice positioned in Group One firm, ending third behind Earthlight within the Prix Morny and a slender second behind the identical horse within the Center Park Stakes on his last outing.
The Pavilion Stakes, which normally serves as a trial for the Commonwealth, is pencilled in to be run at Newcastle on June 4, ought to racing get the go-ahead to renew subsequent month, however coach Clive Cox is more likely to swerve that possibility and head direct to Berkshire.
He instructed Sky Sports activities Racing: “I might say we’ll be wanting in the direction of the Commonwealth Cup to be beginning him in.
“He can be carrying a penalty if we ran in a Pavilion or something like that, however he is a horse that did us proud final yr.
“He is wintered very effectively, he is very sturdy and he is Group One-placed twice, in addition to successful the Richmond. I could not be extra happy with the way in which he has wintered and we’re actually wanting ahead to getting on monitor.”