Talking Horses: Speedy Just Frank will be hard to pass in Ayr Gold Cup

By: Greg Wood Saturday 18 September 20

Les Eyre’s three-year-old produced a career-best performance when dropped back to six furlongs last time out

The Ayr Gold Cup is always one of the Flat season’s most compelling challenges for backers but this year’s race may boil down to the simple question of whether anything will pass the front-running Just Frank.

Les Eyre’s three-year-old produced a career-best when dropped back to six furlongs for the first time since May at Thirsk last time out, making all the running and clearing away from his field in the closing stages to stop the clock in a notably strong time.

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