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Golden day for Frankie Dettori as Treve denied hat-trick

The locals and, indeed, most neutrals from this side of the English Channel turned up in their droves at Longchamp yesterday yearning and expecting to see Treve make history with a third Prix de l’Arc de Triomphe victory, but instead witnessed one of the finest rides in the race’s great history as Frankie Dettori stole the show aboard Golden Horn.

Brash: This is about history not money

The showjumper can become the first rider to win the Rolex Grand Slam but he is upset some in the British equestrian community by not competing for his country in Germany

Lowther Stakes: William Haggas's success extends hot home streak

William Haggas, working out of Newmarket, but Yorkshire born and bred and proud of it, could not have dreamt of a better start to his beloved Ebor meeting as Tasleet and Besharah added to the opening day successes of Recorder and Storm The Stars to make it a perfect four wins from his first four runners.