William Muir is focusing on a tilt on the Cesarewitch together with his shock Goodwood winner Just Hubert.
The four-year-old was a extensively unconsidered 25-1 shot for Wednesday’s two-and-a-half-mile handicap on the Sussex Downs, however lunged late to assert prime honours by a neck from Rochester House.
While the victory was a shock for a lot of, Muir has at all times held the gelded son of Dunaden in excessive regard.
He mentioned: “He is an excellent horse, however I’ve mentioned that every one alongside. He has nonetheless obtained sufficient tempo to return to 2 miles, though he took the entire journey to get there at Goodwood – he received over a mile and 6 (furlongs) at Sandown final season.
“The homeowners have been implausible. We sat down afterwards and we’re excited about the Cesarewitch. That finish of season floor with lower in it is going to be nice.
“You have also got those big staying races in France at the end of the season and you could look at the Doncaster Cup, but as a trainer you are told if you have a handicapper you should stay in them until you’ve outdone them, and the Cesarewitch looks a race that would suit.”