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Tuesday 24th October 2017
   

Saxon Warrior the punters’ choice to give O’Brien record win

Saxon Warrior is 2-1 (from 9-4) favourite with Coral for Saturday’s Racing Post Trophy, with his stablemate The Pentagon easier to back at 10-3 (from 3-1) second favourite.

Saxon Warrior
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Saxon Warrior

“Victory at Doncaster would give Aidan O’Brien a 26th Group One win of the year, and at this stage Saxon Warrior is the clear favourite to deliver the record-breaking victory and confirm his position as winter favourite for the Investec Derby,” said Coral’s David Stevens.

**Racing Post Trophy
2 Saxon Warrior, 10-3 The Pentagon, 7-2 Verbal Dexterity, 6 Roaring Lion, 10 Chilean, 12 Nelson, Seahenge, 14 Masar, 16 Kew Gardens, Loxley, 20 Gabr, Mendelssohn, 25 Bar

**Ladbrokes Cox Plate
1-6 Winx, 10 Folkswood, 14 Royal Symphony, 16 Gailo Chop, Humidor, 20 Happy Clapper, 100 Kaspersky, 125 Seaburge, 150 Hardham

**Melbourne Cup
5 Marmelo, 6 Almandin, 8 Johannes Vermeer, 10 Wall Of Fire, 12 Red Cardinal, Thomas Hobson, 14 Rekindling, 16 Tiberian, Max Dynamite, 20 Big Duke, Nakeeta, 25 Amelie’s Star, Boom Time, Harlem, Humidor, Jon Snow, Qewy, Single Gaze, 33 Bar

**2018 Investec Derby
8 Saxon Warrior, 10 The Pentagon, 12 Amedeo Modigliani, 14 Gustav Klimt, 20 Roaring Lion, 25 Delano Roosevelt, Emaraaty, Ghaiyyath, Nelson, Kew Gardens

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