John Oxx pencils in unbeaten Naughty Or Nice for Ribblesdale Stakes
Friday 9 June 2017
Naughty Or Nice is on course to put her unbeaten record on the line in the Ribblesdale Stakes at Royal Ascot.
The daughter of Fastnet Rock has won both her starts to date, with the runners-up in those two races franking the form in some style.
Bean Feasa, whom Naughty Or Nice defeated by two and a half lengths on her debut at Gowran Park in April, went on to win the Derrinstown Stud 1,000 Guineas Trial and was unlucky in running when fifth in the Classic itself.
The latest booster came on Thursday when Grandee, a head second to Naughty Or Nice in the Yeats Stakes at Navan last month, ran out a clear-cut winner of a Listed contest at Leopardstown.
Naughty Or Nice has sufficiently pleased trainer John Oxx to persuade