Dee Ex Bee, owned by Sheikh Mohammed's son Hamdan, was second ahead of Roaring Lion in third, while 2,000 Guineas victor and odds-on favorite Saxon Warrior managed fourth.
Coolmore are always looking for a horse who can fulfil the Triple Crown dream and they may just have unearthed one this year in the shape of SAXON WARRIOR.
Masar ridden by jockey William Buick coming home to win the Investec Derby during derby day of the 2018 Investec Derby Festival at Epsom Downs Racecourse.
"It still hasn't sunk in yet", the trainer said.
"I'm just delighted to be here and part of it".
I'm not too anxious about his draw in stall one, as there are only 12 runners and he's housed next to Knight To Behold who should give him a lovely tow into the race.
Masar romped home in Britain's richest horse race to deliver a first Epsom Derby triumph for Sheikh Mohammed al Maktoum's Godolphin stable on Saturday.
"It's a fantastic team effort, Brett Doyle rides him every day and has been sweet on him since the Guineas".Читайте также: Sara Gilbert supports ABC's decision to cancel Roseanne
He said: " I was very confident this horse would stay.
Last year's record breaking haul of 28 Group One victories is a feat unlikely to be beaten for a very long time, yet there still remains one particularly large itch to scratch.
Masar is a homebred son of 2008 Derby victor New Approach, out of the Cape Cross mare Khawlah, who won the 2011 UAE Oaks Sponsored by Al Tayer Motors (G3) and UAE Derby Sponsored by the Saeed & Mohammed Al Naboodah Group (G2).
Buick said: "This is huge, it's massive".
"I've come close a couple of times, I think I've had seven or eight rides and while I know people have had more without winning I was wondering if my time was ever going to come", he added. He handled the track beautifully and came through, but he simply didn't stay the mile and a half.
Godolphin founder Sheikh Mohammed said: "It's not easy to win the Derby, but we have won it". We are pleased to be here today.
I thought it was significant that jockey Donnacha O'Brien thought 10 furlongs would be the colt's optimum trip, when interviewed in the immediate aftermath of the Newmarket classic and if you want to back the horse at such a short price I would not want any potential stamina doubts.
I was really taken with the way Hazarpour won the Derby trial at Leopardstown and Dermot Weld spoke very positively afterwards.
"Because of the camber he rolled on to the one on his inside, but he rallied again up the hill so it bodes really well for the future".При любом использовании материалов сайта и дочерних проектов, гиперссылка на обязательна.
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