Breeders’ Cup: A Case Of You heading for Del Mar after Prix de l’Abbaye triumph in Paris



A tilt at Breeders’ Cup glory is subsequent on the agenda for A Case Of You following his fashionable success within the Prix de l’Abbaye on Sunday.

Having narrowly missed out on being a primary Group One winner for coach Ado McGuinness within the Flying 5 Stakes on the Curragh final month, the son of Sizzling Streak went one place higher on Arc day – sparking jubilant scenes in the ParisLongchamp winner’s enclosure.

A Case Of You arrived again to his dwelling on the outskirts of Dublin on Tuesday morning – and offered he pleases connections when returning to full work, he appears to be like set to go for Del Mar for the Breeders’ Cup Turf Dash.

McGuinness mentioned: “We had an incredible night time on Sunday. That is what life’s all about actually.

“The horse got here off the truck this morning and we’re very glad – he is 100 per cent. He is an incredible horse to grub – he is by no means left a nut in any respect. He’ll exit for a roll and a choose of grass now.

“He’ll get a number of good, simple days to clean up after which we will put together him for Del Mar, as long as there aren’t any mishaps or something.

“We’ll make an entry for Hong Kong as nicely, simply in case there is a hiccup going to America.

“The Turf Dash is five-and-a-half (furlongs) and it’s kind of tight, but when he had a pleasant draw I believe it could make a giant distinction and I believe this lad would come from wherever.”

Ado McGuinness
McGuinness studies A Case Of You to be in high quality kind after his Abbaye victory

No matter occurs in California, McGuinness is already trying ahead to seeing what his secure star can obtain as a four-year-old in 2022.

He added: “He’ll be a superb horse subsequent yr. You could possibly say put him away, however there’s just one Breeders’ Cup, he is within the type of his life and I believe he is getting higher.

“If the horse is match and wholesome to journey he’ll journey and if he is not match and wholesome he will not journey.

“However at this current second, we’re tickets anyhow.”




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