Sign in to your account
Forgot / Reset Password? Click here
Not registered with The Irish Field? Register now to read 5 Field+ articles for FREE
Just one final step...
You must confirm your email address by clicking on the link we’ve sent to your email address.
You are only one short step away from reading 5 free Field+ articles.
Setback rules Daahyeh out of 1000 Guineas bid
Register now to read five Field + articles
for free per month.
Only takes a second!
Already registered with The Irish Field? Sign in
By registering an account you agree to our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service.
Setback rules Daahyeh out of 1000 Guineas bid
on 31 May 2020
The Roger Varian-trained Group 1-placed and pattern-winning daughter of Bated Breath will likely be off the track until mid-July

ROGER Varian has announced leading Qipco 1000 Guineas contender Daahyeh will miss the Newmarket classic.

Winner of the Albany Stakes at Royal Ascot and runner-up in the Moyglare Stud Stakes at the Curragh, the daughter of Bated Breath was last seen finishing a fine second to Sharing in the Breeders’ Cup Juvenile Fillies Turf at Santa Anita in November.

Varian told Sky Sports Racing: “She’ll miss the Guineas, she’s had a setback so she won’t be confirmed on Monday. She will be mid-July onwards I think.

“We’re upset about it, she would have been a contender for sure. Her profile would read very well in that race, but it’s not to be this year. Hopefully she will be back later in the year.

“We’ve been up against it for a little while. Of course if we could have got to the Guineas we’d have given her every chance, but we’ve lost the race against time with her.

“We’ve accepted that now and we can take our time and concentrate on getting her 100% for July onwards.”

SUBSCRIBE TO THE IRISH FIELD AND READ ALL OUR PREMIUM CONTENT

Related tags
Classifieds
Get full unlimited access to our content and archive.
Subscribe to The Irish Field
Unlimited access to The Irish Field via your computer, mobile device, tablet or newspaper delivered to your door.
Already a subscriber? Sign in