Final Up to date: 18/08/19 12:45pm
Eve Johnson Houghton is contemplating a fast turnaround for Unintentional Agent after his agonising defeat at Salisbury.
Final 12 months’s Queen Anne winner was overwhelmed a nostril by John Gosden’s Kick On within the Sovereign Stakes and now has choices at York and Goodwood on the weekend.
She stated: “I nonetheless cannot imagine he was overwhelmed. I know the photograph stated he was and I’ve watched it, however I nonetheless cannot imagine he was overwhelmed.
“It’s good to have him again and he’s again within the recreation, having fun with racing, so that’s nice.
“He is a racehorse and we will keep racing him. He doesn’t know he didn’t get his head in front, but he is happy.”
She added: “We’re going to intention for the QEII (Champions Day), however he can have fairly a little bit of racing in between, as a result of he’s nonetheless a full horse so he will get fairly gross – moderately than gallop him at house, we’d as nicely simply preserve racing him.
“He’s nonetheless within the Celebration Mile, however there may be additionally the Strensall at York. If he’s tremendous he’ll in all probability come again once more shortly.
“He has still got no penalties so he could run in Group Twos and Group Threes, but the main aim is the QEII.”