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Illuminate Wins Gr3 Albany Stakes
At Royal Ascot in the UK, Coolmore's Irish-based Gr1 Phoenix Stakes winning stallion Zoffany (Dansili-Tyranny, by Machiavellian) added a Group success when 2YO filly Illuminate (Zoffany-Queen of Stars, by Green Desert) scored by 1.5-lengths for trainer Richard Hannon in the Gr3 Albany Stakes (6 furlongs) for 2YO fillies, over fellow 2YO fillies Ashadihan (Kyllachy-Miss Delila, by Malibu Moon) & Elegant Supermodel (Lope de Vega-Elegant as Well, by Sadler's Wells). This was the first stakes victory for Illuminate who took her record to 2 wins from 2 starts for £46,813 earnings.