Royal Ascot 2023

Going news on day two of Royal Ascot

The going for day two of Royal Ascot, Wednesday 21st June, is: Good on the Straight Course and Good, Good to Soft in places on the Round Course.

GoingStick readings at 8am:

Stands side: 7.7

Centre: 7.5

Far side: 7.5

Round: 6.6


Straight Course: centre

Round Course: inside

Rail movements:

The rail on the Round Course is positioned approximately four yards out from approximately nine furlongs out to the home straight. This will remain in place until after racing on Wednesday.

This adds the following to today’s races:

15:05 +7 yards (approximately)

16:20 +14 yards (approximately)

17:35 +14 yards (approximately)


Dry overnight to 6.30 am Wednesday. 10mm rain Tuesday morning. We are forecast a generally dry warm day today. Temperatures Tuesday to Thursday max 22c to 24c. At present, Friday and Saturday look dry with temps getting up to 25c.

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2.30pm Queen Mary Stakes (Group 2)

5 Born To Rock (vet’s cert – bad scope)

28 Tiger Belle (self cert – bad scope)

3.05pm Kensington Palace Handicap

8 Al Agaila (self cert – bruised foot)

5.00pm Royal Hunt Cup (Heritage Handicap)

1 Migration (going)

6.10pm Windsor Castle Stakes (Listed)

Fandom (going)