Royal Ascot fans are in for a treat with a stacked racecard lined up on day two of this year’s world-famous festival. There won’t be the usual roaring throngs due to the coronavirus pandemic, but the racing is certain to be as thrilling as ever.
Maydanny and First Receiver are the hot tips for today’s opening races, at 1.15pm and 1.50pm respectively.
Kipps is expected to do the business in the King George V Stakes, but Japan is most likely to be the star of Wednesday’s show.
Aidan O’Brien’s 4-year-old colt took the King Edward VII Stakes last year and is on course for glory at 3.00pm today.
Racing fans should also take a look at Bell Rock, Sunshine City and Fujaira Prince for day two’s final three races.
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Royal Ascot updates, tips and LIVE results
1.15pm The Silver Royal Hunt Cup (Handicap) £35,000 One mile – Scout’s tip: Maydanny (treble)
1.50pm The Hampton Court Stakes (Group 3) £60,000 One mile, two furlongs – Scout’s tip: First Receiver (nb)
2.25pm The King George V Stakes (Handicap) £60,000 One mile, four furlongs – Scout’s tip: Kipps
3.00pm The Prince of Wales’s Stakes (Group 1) £250,000 One mile, two furlongs – Scout’s tip: Japan
3.35pm The Royal Hunt Cup (Handicap) Cl2 £75,000 One mile – Scout’s tip: Bell Rock
4.10pm The Windsor Castle Stakes (Group 2) £40,000 Five furlongs – Scout’s tip: Sunshine City
4.40pm The Copper Horse Stakes (Handicap) £35,000 One mile, six furlongs – Scout’s tip: Fujaira Prince