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Posted 2023-05-20 16:17:14  
5th Grade 1 for Modern Games as Lockinge is secured

Modern Games strode through on the outside of the Newbury track in a  final furling blitz to take his 5th Gr1 race of his career in the Lockinge Stakes.

The Godolphin inmate neat home a gallant Chindit who did everything but win to that barnstorming run.

Modern Games has won Grade 1 events in America twice, Canada and France but got his first at home in England.

He is trained for Godolphin by Charlie Appleby who lost a class Sprinter in Creative Force earlier this week after breaking down in a race. 

Modern Games is by Dubawi out of Modern Ideals by New Approach.

He is also the winner of the 2021 Gr1 Breeders Cup Juvenile Turf. 

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