sport news Robin Goodfellow's racing tips: Best bets for Saturday, October 16

sport news Robin Goodfellow's racing tips: Best bets for Saturday, October 16
sport news Robin Goodfellow's racing tips: Best bets for Saturday, October 16
Robin Goodfellow's racing tips: Best bets for Saturday, October 16

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Saturday's enthralling Qipco Champion Stakes could barely have attracted a more star-studded field.

Derby and King George winner ADAYAR (Ascot, 3.50) renews rivalry with Juddmonte hero Mishriff, while last year’s victor Addeybb bids to retain his title.

Throw the improving Prix Dollar winner Dubai Honour into the equation after he was supplemented for £75,000, along with French Derby runner-up Sealiway, and flat fans look set for a feast.

Sportsmail's racing expert Robin Goodfellow dishes out his tips for Saturday's meetings

Sportsmail's racing expert Robin Goodfellow dishes out his tips for Saturday's meetings

This is a trip into the unknown for Adayar, who bids to prove his Group One potency at 10 furlongs for the first time.

That will be no easy feat with Mishriff racing over his optimum distance, while a trip to Longchamp for the Arc a fortnight ago may also impact the selection’s performance.

However, he would surely not be running if Charlie Appleby had concerns, and his exuberant running style could well be suited to the drop to a mile and a quarter.

William Buick was grateful for the presence of front-running Broome in the King George as he fought to gain a hold of Adayar in the early stages and the prospect of a sound gallop should please him.

In contrast to Adayar, Mishriff has been trained for this day, although doubts persist over his effort in last year’s renewal when eighth.

The form of his stable’s horses and the prevailing soft ground were offered as excuses that day and they may prove valid, but he has been on the go since a successful trip to the Saudi Cup in

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