Royal Ascot 2023

Going news on day four of Royal Ascot

The going for day four of Royal Ascot, Friday 23rd June, is: Good to Firm.

GoingStick readings at 8am:

Stands side: 7.9

Centre: 7.8

Far side: 7.7

Round: 7.1


Straight Course: centre

Round Course: inside


Watered 5mm on the Straight Course and 4mm on the Round Course after racing on Thursday.


Dry overnight to 6.30 am Friday. Both today and Saturday are forecast to be dry with temperatures getting up to 27c.

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2.30pm Albany Stakes (Group 3)

17 Snafiya (self cert – not eaten up)

3.05pm Commonwealth Cup (Group 1) (British Champions Series)

1 Cold Case (self cert (other) – declared in error))


5.00pm Sandringham Handicap

24 Sparks Fly (going)

30 Orchid Bloom (going)

6.10pm Palace Of Holyroodhouse Handicap

27 Tawalla (going)