This years Classic scorers Galileo Gold, The Gurkha, Awtaad, Minding and Jet Setting feature among 50 entries (up from 39 in 2015), revealed today, for the £1-million Qatar Sussex Stakes on Wednesday, July 27. New York Mets Jerseys . The Group One mile contest, boosted hugely in value last year, is the highlight of the five-day Qatar Goodwood Festival which runs from Tuesday, July 26 to Saturday, July 30.Galileo Gold (Hugo Palmer) took the first British Classic of the season, the QIPCO 2000 Guineas at Newmarket, with an authoritative display but had to settle for second behind the impressive Awtaad (Kevin Prendergast) in the Irish equivalent at the Curragh on May 21. The Gurkha, one of 11 Qatar Sussex Stakes entries from Irelands champion Flat trainer Aidan OBrien, proved his wide margin maiden success at Navan was no flash in the pan when storming to a five and a half-length victory in the French 2,000 Guineas at Deauville on May 15.OBrien has also engaged QIPCO 1000 Guineas heroine Minding, although the filly looks set to step up in trip after going down by a head to Jet Setting (Adrian Keatley) in the Irish 1,000 Guineas at the Curragh on May 22, the pair clear.US star Tepin extended her unbeaten streak to six in a Grade Two event at Churchill Downs, USA, on May 7 and has already been successful four times at Grade One level. She would have won her last 11 races but for going down by a nose and a head in two of the outings.She is the star of the older generation in the Qatar Sussex Stakes and the five-year-old proved herself on the world stage when impressively beating several European raiders, including runner-up Mondialiste (David OMeara), in the Grade One Breeders Cup Mile at Keeneland, USA, in October.Her trainer Mark Casse said: Tepin is very well. She has a real big breeze coming this Saturday and how she works will tell us but right now we are on schedule to come to Royal Ascot.I believe the travel is arranged for Saturday, June 6. She runs on the Tuesday so that will give her eight or nine days.The Qatar Sussex Stakes at Goodwood is an exciting race and I always like to keep my options open.They asked me about the race and it is definitely something to think about. Sky Racing Tickets Fast, secure racing tickets: Exclusive racing offers near you Other eye-catching Qatar Sussex Stakes entries include the victor, third and fourth of the Group One Al Shaqab Lockinge Stakes at Newbury earlier this month - Belardo (Roger Varian), Endless Drama (Ger Lyons) and Limato (Henry Candy), plus last years Qatar Sussex Stakes runner-up Arod (Peter Chapple-Hyam).Toormore (Richard Hannon) is dual winner at the Qatar Goodwood Festival, having captured the Group Two Qatar Vintage Stakes in 2013 and the Qatar Lennox Stakes in 2015, while Kodi Bears (Clive Cox) biggest success came over the course and distance in last seasons Group Two Celebration Mile.Godolphin, which owns Belardo (partly) and Toormore, has 12 other potential contenders including the promising Emotionless (Charlie Appleby), QIPCO 2000 Guineas third Ribchester (Richard Fahey) and Group One winner Tryster (Charlie Appleby).Britains champion Flat trainer John Gosden has three entries, including the unbeaten Castle Harbour who impressed in a handicap at York on May 11.Alex Eade, General Manager of Goodwood, commented: Once again, the Qatar Sussex Stakes has attracted the cream of the milers from across Europe, both from the Classic and older generations.US-trained superstar Tepin could add further spice to the enthralling highlight on day two of the Qatar Goodwood Festival.The roll of honour for the Qatar Sussex Stakes is very impressive, with the last six winners being European Champion Miler Solow (2015), European Horse of the Year Kingman (2014), Al Shaqabs Toronado (2013), the highest-rated racehorse ever Frankel (2012 & 2011) and five-time Group One victor Canford Cliffs (2010).There is a scratchings deadline for the Qatar Sussex Stakes, which is part of the QIPCO British Champions Series, on July 5, with the six-day confirmation and a £70,000 supplementary entry stage on July 21.The Qatar Goodwood Festival boasts £4.9 million in prize money runs for five days from Tuesday, July 26 to Saturday, July 30. Also See: Live results service Full racecards Get Sky Sports Mike Piazza Jersey . - No matter the lineup or location, the San Antonio Spurs are rolling through the NBA again this spring, just the way they have for most of the last two decades. Todd Frazier Jersey .com) - On the bright side, either the Minnesota Wild or Buffalo Sabres will end their losing streak on Thursday night.DUBLIN, Ireland -- Martin ONeill was hired as Ireland coach on Tuesday and will have former Manchester United captain Roy Keane as his assistant in a box-office pairing tasked with reviving the teams fortunes. The 61-year-old ONeill returned to management eight months after the Northern Irishman was fired by Premier League club Sunderland, while Keane has been a TV pundit since leaving as Ipswich manager in 2011. Keanes appointment is a surprise, as the outspoken former midfielder has had a volatile relationship with the Football Association of Ireland and walked out of the 2002 World Cup without kicking a ball. "Today, the FAI board is appointing two Irish legends as manager and assistant manager of our national team," FAI chief executive John Delaney said. Keith Hernandez Jersey. Ireland has taken its time appointing the successor to Giovanni Trapattoni, the veteran Italian coach who left in September. It settled on two of the biggest names in Irish football. "Im the bad cop and hes the bad, bad cop," ONeill told British broadcaster ITV. "Were excited by it and Im looking forward to it greatly." ONeills first matches in charge will be friendlies against Latvia at home on Nov. 15 and Poland away on Nov 19. Ireland failed to qualify for next years World Cup finals in Brazil. ' ' '
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