Gold Cup winner Subjectivist may have run last race after season-ending injury

By: Greg Wood at Newmarket Friday 9 July 2021
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Subjectivist, the winner of one of the strongest Ascot Gold Cups of recent years at the Royal meeting last month, has been ruled out for the rest of the season at least after sustaining filling in a leg, Mark Johnston, the four-year-old’s trainer, said here on Thursday.

Stradivarius, the Gold Cup winner for three years running from 2018, was among the beaten horses at Ascot last month and Subjectivist looked more than capable of dominating the staying division in similar fashion as he powered clear to win by five lengths.

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