Hollie Doyle and Nashwa race from last to first for Group One Goodwood glory

By: Greg Wood at Goodwood Friday 29 July 2022
  • Nassau victory was fourth Group One of Doyle’s career
  • New London favourite for Leger after Gordon Stakes win

A change of tactics and a muddling pace made no difference to Nashwa and Hollie Doyle here on Thursday, as the French Oaks winner added a second Group One win to her record in the Nassau Stakes.

Having won from the front at Chantilly, Doyle was second-last turning into the downhill run for home but with typical composure, she brought the 6-5 favourite with a strong run down the middle of the track and won with enough in hand to start the celebrations a couple of strides from the line.

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