The runner-up finished four and a half lengths clear of the third, Leo Minor
, and connections of Jumira Bridge will no doubt be delighted that the winner got away with such a small rise.
Windsor racegoers should be in clover by supporting Leo Minor
in the Horse Guards Gin Cup Handicap at Windsor.
Because this galaxy lies in Leo Minor
, the Lesser Lion, the discoverers dubbed the dwarf Leoncino, which is Italian for "little lion."
This Elusive Equality colt looked open to plenty of improvement when beating Thomas O'Malley last month and, with that experience under his belt, might prove too strong for the likes of British challenger Executive Force, Aidan O'Brien's Leo Minor
(might struggle over this seven furlongs) and the Ger Lyons-trained, 102-rated King Electric.
The trainer could now call on Intelligence Cross, as well as Courage Under Fire, Leo Minor
, Peace Envoy and Sportsmanship.
CURRAGH: 1.40 Wild Irish Rose, 2.10 Khukri, 2.45 Charming Kitten, 3.20 Leo Minor
, 3.55 Indrahar, 4.30 Peacehaven, 5.05 Tap Focus.
The star, called TYC 2505-672-1, is a red giant, about 10,000 light-years away in the constellation Leo Minor
. The star is orbited by a dim, hot companion star that appears to be enveloped by a thick cloud of dust roughly one to three times as wide as Earth's orbit.
: Lying between the larger and more recognisable Ursa Major and Leo, the faint Leo Minor
's brightest stars form a rough triangle.
Constellations Day Constellation Day Constellation 03 Pyxis 22 Antlia 09 Hydra 24 Leo Minor
11 Vela 28 Chameleon 21 Sextans Date of midnight culmination.
Graeme Rodway TODAY'S BEST BETS Seniority 4.05 Newcastle 1pt win Leo Minor
5.30 Newmarket 1pt win Orvar 7.45 Curragh 1pt each-way with firms offering five places Only Spoofing 8.35 Hamilton 1pt win THE Northumberland Plate meeting gets under way with a cracking card at Newcastle and the feature Betfair Exchange Seaton Delaval Handicap (4.05) can go to Seniority.
The den of the celestial lions, Leo and Leo Minor
, is adorned with the ashen light of myriad far-flung galaxies awaiting our admiration.
Conclusion Has won twice on good but drying ground is a worry and I prefer Leo Minor