Racecourses in Wales, Scotland, Ireland & Germany have all played host to Defoe during his 19 race career, and now the G1-winning grey will leave Europe for the first time as a six-year-old, with the G1 Dubai Sheema Classic his target at the end
Invitational and Nehaall get Varian Stable on the board for the new season with a double for jockey Jack Mitchell.
The highly anticipated debut of Delta's Royalty (Galileo x Royal Delta) proved to be a winning one in an 8f fillies' novice at Kempton last night.
Ziad A Galadari's three-year-old filly Invitational produced a career best effort to take the Listed Prix Ceres at Fontainbleau under local jockey Stephane Pasquier.
Another fine run concluded Daahyeh's juvenile campaign as she finished a staying-on 2nd in the Breeders' Cup Juvenile Fillies' Turf.
Three two-year-old debutant winners and three more first time starters beaten a length or less made it a very promising week for the youngsters at Carlburg.
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The victory of Specialise brought up Roger's fifth century of winners in a calendar year at Newmarket this afternoon.
They came into the race with very different profiles, but Daahyeh and Stylistique were separated by just half a length as they provided a superb 1-2 for the yard in the G2 Rockfel Stakes at Newmarket.
The well-related Pierre Lapin emulated his half-brother Harry Angel in readily winning the G2 Mill Reef on Saturday, and in doing so provided the middle leg of a juvenile treble.
The well entered-up Molatham landed his first pattern success in cosy fashion the Listed Flying Scotsman Stakes at Doncaster on Friday.
It was quite a low-key week for the yard at York with just Molatham bringing back one of the winners' prizes, but several of the yard favourites ran solid races during what was a high-class few days on the Knavesmire.