Frankie Dettori To Ride Last Samurai In Saturday’s Pegasus World Cup at Gulfstream Park


Frankie Dettori will trip the D Wayne Lukas-trained Last Samurai in Saturday’s £2.4m Pegasus World Cup Invitational at Gulfstream Park.

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Frankie Dettori Will Be Using in The Pegasus World Cup For The Third Time

The veteran US coach D Wayne Lukas has reached out to ebook Frankie Dettori to trip his Last Samurai, who is among the 50/1 outsiders, for Saturday’s profitable Pegasus World Cup Invitational Stakes at Gulfstream Park in Florida.

Last Samurai was in motion most not too long ago when working a neck second within the Tinsel Stakes at Oaklawn Park on December seventeenth.

Whereas previous to that run was 7 lengths behind Proxy within the Grade One Clark Stakes at Churchill Downs in November – so has a good bit of floor to make up on that Michael Stidham runner, who additionally has a Pegasus World Cup entry.

This would be the first time Dettori has ridden Last Samurai, who has received 4 of his 21 profession begins, however it is going to be Frankie’s third spin within the Pegasus World Cup Invitational having ridden within the 2018 and 2019 renewals.

The race can be stay streamed to the UK at 10:40pm (GMT).

Nevertheless, Dettori’s two earlier rides within the contest have seen him solely beat one horse residence – he was eleventh (of 12) on Kukulkan in 2019 and final of 12 on the Jamie Osborne-trained Toast Of New York in 2018.

Cyberknife Heads The Pegasus World Cup Betting

The Brad H. Cox yard received the Pegasus World Cup in 2021 with Knicks Go and so they’ve one other huge probability with Cyberknife.

This 4 year-old is sired by the 2018 Pegasus winner Gun Runner and after a cracking 2022 is the large favorite with the UK bookmakers to win the race.

Cyberknife was final seen working an in depth second within the Breeders’ Cup Dust Mile at Keeneland in November and had earlier received the Grade One races – the Arkansas Derby and Haskell Stakes.

Of the remainder, Defunded may even be well-liked coming from the Bob Baffert yard which have received this race twice earlier than, whereas White Abarrio, who ran within the 2022 Kentucky Derby, has additionally been entered for Saturday’s race.

Lastest Pegasus World Cup Invitational Odds

  • Cyberknife 13/8
  • Defunded 7/2
  • Proxy 11/2
  • White Abarrio 10/1
  • Artwork Collector 10/1
  • Skippylongstocking 12/1
  • 14/1 BarOdds right twenty fifth Jan 23 and topic to vary.

Hurricane Dream Will Additionally Have Dettori’s Providers In The Pegasus World Cup Turf

On the identical Pegasus World Cup card, Frankie Dettori has additionally been booked to trip the H Graham Movement-trained Hurricane Dream within the earlier Pegasus Wolrd Cup Turf (9:40 UK Time).

Previously skilled in France by F-H Grafford the 6 year-old can be making his debut within the US and for Movement, however Frankie has a little bit of historical past with the horse – having ridden him two begins in the past when second in a Group Two at Baden-Baden, Germany.

What Date & Time Is The 2023 Pegasus World Cup Invitational?

📅Time/Date: 10:40pm UK Time (Saturday twenty eighth January)
🏇Racecourse: Gulfstream Park
💰 Purse/Winner: £1,500,000
📺 TV: Sky Racing

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Current Pegasus World Cup Invitational Winners

  • 2022 – LIFE IS GOOD (Coach: Todd Pletcher)
  • 2021 – KNICKS GO (Coach: Brad H Cox)
  • 2020 – MUCHO GUSTO (Coach: Bob Baffert)
  • 2019 – CITY OF LIGHT (Coach: Michael W. McCarthy)
  • 2018 – GUN RUNNER (Coach: Steven M. Asmussen
  • 2017 – ARROGATE (Coach: Bob Baffert)

WATCH: Life Is Good Profitable The 2022 Pegasus World Cup

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