The stewards handed Cecil the maximum fine they can impose because Beat Hollow
was paraded out of sequence in front of the grandstands before the race.
I don't see it but I do see Beat Hollow
chasing home Aristotle, who was a Group One two-year-old and was the best horse on his comeback in France.
McCain says he has yet to identify another 'creeper' in the mould of Beat Hollow
, who has provided him with triple winner and July Sale graduate Call Back, as well as the Grade 1 winners Cinders And Ashes and Hollow Tree.
was not entered for next Tuesday's Predominate Stakes at Goodwood as the race comes too soon after his setback.
DERBY favourite Beat Hollow
missed his intended reappearance at Sandown yesterday.
The Hardwicke Stakes success of Sea Moon proved a notable achievement for Beat Hollow
, who was bought this year to stand at Ballylinch Stud as a dual-purpose stallion.
On that occasion, Edgar Prado pounced late on Aidan O'Brien's colt to thwart Touch Of The Blues and Beat Hollow
, which are both in the field again here.
I don't know if he can beat Beat Hollow
, but we'll take a shot with two horses (in the Breeders' Cup Mile).'
But Eurobet appear to have ignored the King George potential of last year's beaten Derby favourite Beat Hollow
. Henry Cecil reports that he is working "very, very well" right now.
Only three three-year-olds remain in the Group One contest following the latest forfeit stage including Derby third Beat Hollow
, winner of the Grand Prix de Paris last time.
RUNNING plans for Henry Cecil's two Coral-Eclipse Stakes hopefuls Beat Hollow
and Shiva remain undecided after the duo worked at Newmarket yesterday morning.
Setbacks to Henry Cecil's leading Blue Riband hopes Beat Hollow
and Bien Entendu helped me to go for the Arundel colt for after considerable thumbing through the form book I had started to lean towards Beat Hollow