Newmarket heroine Cachet is “extra doubtless than not” to bid for a Guineas double within the Poule d’Essai des Pouliches at ParisLongchamp on Sunday week.
Winner of the Nell Gwyn Stakes at Newmarket final month, the daughter of Aclaim returned to the Rowley Mile to supply coach George Boughey and homeowners Highclere Thoroughbred Racing with a well-known Basic success in Sunday’s Qipco 1000 Guineas.
Highclere’s managing director, Harry Herbert, was emotional within the Newmarket winner’s enclosure and admitted he was nonetheless on cloud 9 on Tuesday afternoon.
He stated: “We do not need to, however we’re coming down slowly however absolutely!
“Everyone knows how laborious it’s. It is taken 30 years to get the blue colors in entrance in a Basic on this nation, which simply exhibits how laborious it’s.
“It was a beautiful day for everybody concerned and I nonetheless cannot fairly consider it.”
Whereas a ultimate resolution has but to be made, Herbert is anticipating Cachet to go throughout the Channel earlier than doubtlessly working within the Coronation Stakes at Royal Ascot.
“We’re nonetheless in dialogue, however we will definitely look very intently on the French Guineas,” he added.
“It is up for dialogue and I anticipate in the meanwhile it is extra doubtless than not, however we simply need to completely see how she comes out of the race. She appears tremendous and George is thrilled to bits together with her.
“She’s fairly versatile ground-wise. She has clearly confirmed she likes high of the bottom and has a beautiful motion for high of the bottom, however she has gone on straightforward floor as nicely.
“I suppose with the best way she races and the best way she quickens, sooner floor will in all probability swimsuit higher.”