Chipotle might bid for compensation within the Molecomb Stakes at Goodwood after his bid for the Weatherbys Tremendous Dash Stakes at Newbury on Saturday was scuppered.
The 2-year-old, who was victorious within the Windsor Fortress Stakes at Royal Ascot, began as 15-8 favorite for the profitable contest however was severely hampered on a couple of event.
Finally ending ninth of the 22 runners, the bay was overwhelmed three and 1 / 4 lengths by Richard Hannon’s Gubbass.
Coach Eve Johnson Houghton is now contemplating the Group Three Molecomb after the colt’s blighted Tremendous Dash efficiency.
“He simply obtained murdered, he obtained completely worn out twice which is annoying,” she mentioned.
“He was solely overwhelmed three lengths and that was with having been stopped in his tracks at the least twice.
“I believe it is honest to say he was very, very unfortunate – he’ll in all probability go to the Molecomb subsequent.”
The coach did have some luck on the weekend when secure favorite Unintended Agent landed Newmarket’s Positive Watch Membership Handicap by half a size beneath Georgia Dobie.
Unintended Agent is entered at Ascot within the seven furlong Moet & Chandon Worldwide Stakes on Saturday, a monitor that appears to go well with the gelding as he gained the Queen Anne Stakes there on the Royal Assembly in 2018.
“He is in at Ascot on Saturday for the large handicap there,” Johnson Houghton mentioned.
“However there’s not a lot for him over straight miles, so if we do not go there then we would go to Salisbury for the Sovereign Stakes.
“He is undoubtedly a lot better over a straight mile.”