Hollie Doyle wins at Royal Ascot again!

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  • At The Races published this video item, entitled “Hollie Doyle wins at Royal Ascot again!” – below is their description.

    Amtiyaz and Hollie Doyle just held off the late lunge of Jamie Spencer on Dubious Affair to win the Copper Horse Stakes.

    Doyle broke her Royal Ascot duck last year on Scarlet Dragon – but that was in front of empty stands so this success will have meant just as much, coming as it did in front of a restricted crowd of 12,000.

    What will have added to Doyle’s delight was that this came in the colours of Imad Al Sagar, her boss.

    Trained by John and Thady Gosden, Amtiyaz was having just his second start on turf, but having sat second throughout off a slow pace, Doyle was able to kick at the right time and it proved crucial as Dubious Affair was closing with every stride, before eventually going down by a head.

    The 33-1 winner was also providing a second success on the day for the Gosdens, who landed the opening Queen Anne with the odds-on Palace Pier.

    Doyle said: “It’s amazing. Last year was incredible but to have the crowd, and some of my family today, makes it even more special.

    “I always ride for Mr Gosden with confidence and I knew his level of ability. He’d reached a bit of a ceiling on the all-weather, but he found more back on turf.

    “Everything went smoothly and he nicked a few lengths by quickening – I knew he’d stay on well.”

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