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Crispy Cat continues to be an interesting colt for Amo Racing
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Michael O’ Callaghan claims that Crispy Cat remains an fascinating prospect even with the colt finishing in rear in Saturdays Railway Stakes at the Curragh.

An unlucky in jogging 3rd at Royal Ascot before this thirty day period, the trainer felt the horse may possibly have underperformed due to backing up also quickly. He was at pains to tension that the Amo Racing owned juvenile is significantly greater than he showed at the weekend.

O’Callaghan said “You can just set a line through it.

“Clearly, he ran a large race final week and most likely must have received the Norfolk, but maybe he would not have but we believed he may possibly have. He probably must have received, certainly would have been second.

“He was quite, really unfortunate and came out today and he has clearly operate his coronary heart out past 7 days. It has remaining a mark on him today. He hasn’t operate his race and we just set a line by means of it.

“He could operate in the Gimcrack (at York), we’ll just freshen him up. We believe he is a very, extremely superior horse.”

Crispy Cat manufactured a profitable debut at Cork in April, ahead of ending next in two subsequent commences in shown firm. On the other hand, it was his run in the Norfolk Stakes that genuinely captured the notice.

Additional reporting by Michael Graham