BRIAN MEEHAN looks to have a strong hand for both Colts' Classics and stanjames.com hope Delegator
is set for his first run of the season next week.
Bookmaker Coral cut Delegators
' odds to 14-1 (from 25) for the Golden Jubilee and their spokesperson David Stevens said: "Delegator
's first attempt at sprinting was a winning one and he could well be a leading player at the royal meeting, although he could be facing some of the world's best speedsters in the Golden Jubilee."
Seven of the last nine winners have come from a double-figure draw - Delegator
is coming out of stall 15.
Godolphin trainer Saeed Bin Surour was delighted with Delegator
's performance and said: "He had sore heels last year and they didn't heal when he was racing.
Mastercraftsman, sent to the front by Johnny Murtagh with two furlongs of the mile contest remaining, looked in trouble when Delegator
took a narrow lead entering the final 200 yards.
Rip Van Winkle is now joint-favourite with Delegator
in a number of markets after stable jockey Johnny Murtagh opted to ride the colt over stablemate Mastercraftsman.
Rip Van Winkle finally lived up to all his hype with a stunning Sussex Stakes success at Goodwood, though Delegator
showed a blistering turn of foot in the Celebration Mile on his Godolphin debut.
Fifth to Sea The Stars in the Stan James 2,000 Guineas, when more than two lengths behind Craven winner Delegator
, Mastercraftsman went to Newmarket short of peak fitness and, having encountered some traffic problems, stayed on in encouraging style.
Brian Meehan already has the winter favourite for the Derby in the shape of Crowded House - but the dogs were barking after an apparently scintillating piece of work yesterday morning by Delegator
, scratched in the morning as 11-2 joint favourite for the Group 1 Golden Jubilee Stakes at Royal Ascot, has been installed 6-1 favourite for the Darley July Cup at Newmarket, writes Stuart Riley.
, who triggered a 2,000 Guineas plunge, was the standout favourite for the colts' Classic after streaking away from his rivals in a trial.
They rated their teaching style as expert, formal authority, personal model, facilitator, and delegator
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The Craven Stakes will tell us whether odds of 4-1 accurately represent the Lawman colt's chance of going one place better than 2009 Craven winner Delegator
, who beat everything bar Sea The Stars when sent by Meehan to the Guineas.