Bint Allayl impresses in workout.
n. Chiefly British & Offensive
A woman or girl.
[Arabic, daughter; see bn in Semitic roots.] ALLAYL had her trainer Mick Channon Michael Roger 'Mick' Channon (born 28 November 1948 in Orcheston, Wiltshire, United Kingdom) is a sportsman who enjoyed a career as a feared football goalscorer with Southampton and England in the 1970s and later became a hugely successful racehorse trainer. firing off words like "smashing" and "perfect" yesterday after the first major piece of work since her runaway victory in the Queen Mary Stakes The Queen Mary Stakes is a Group 2 flat horse race in the United Kingdom for two-year-old thoroughbred fillies. It is run over a distance of 5 furlongs (1,006 metres) at Ascot Racecourse during the Royal Ascot meeting in June. at Royal Ascot Royal Ascot
annual horserace, occasion for great fashionable turnout. [Br. Cult.: Brewer Dictionary, 49]
See : Fashion
England’s fashionable annual event. [Br. Cult. , writes Rodney Masters.
Although she has an entry in Sunday's Heinz 57 Phoenix Stakes at Leopardstown, the Group 1 will come too soon and the remaining options are the Lowther Stakes at York and the Prix Morny at Deauville.
Ridden by her regular work partner Candy Morris, Bint Allayl covered six furlongs at what Channon described as a sensible pace.
He said: "We gave her a break after Ascot and this was her first serious bit of work since. I was delighted, and now we have to make our minds up between the Lowther and the Morny."
If the Lowther is the choice for Bint Allayl, Channon is likely to send Golden Silca, winner of a Listed race at Newbury last month, to Deauville.
Inya Lake, winner of Goodwood's Group 3 Molecomb Stakes last Friday, is likely to go for the Flying Childers Stakes The Flying Childers Stakes is a Group 2 flat horse race in the United Kingdom for two-year-old Thoroughbreds. It is run over a distance of 5 furlongs (1,006 metres) at Doncaster Racecourse during the St. Leger meeting in September. at Doncaster.
Josr Algarhoud, third to Muqtarb on his debut at Ascot last month, is likely to take his chance in the Gimcrack Stakes at York.