William Buick and Hurricane Lane storm to St Leger victory


Greg Wood at Doncaster

  • Odds-on favourite eases to finish line ahead of Mojo Star
  • St Mark’s Basilica takes Irish Champion Stakes at Leopardstown

Hurricane Lane, the odds-on favourite, eased to a comfortable victory in the Cazoo St Leger in front of a capacity crowd, drawing two-and-three quarter lengths clear of Mojo Star after hitting the front inside the final quarter mile.

Charlie Appleby’s colt, who has been beaten only once in his career when third behind Adayar, a stable companion, in the Derby in June, is now likely to head to Paris on 3 October and join Adayar in the field for the Prix de l’Arc de Triomphe.

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