THE Coventry Stakes is the second race on day one of Royal Ascot and we’ve got all the latest news, views and top tips ahead of this year’s renewal.

To get you in the mood for the race – here’s a run-down of the contest.

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The 2018 Coventry Stakes will take place on Tuesday, June 19 at 3.05pm and will be live on ITV.

It’s a Group 2 Flat race run over six furlongs for two-year-olds.

The race was promoted to Group 2 status in 2004.

STARTERS ORDERS Fancy going to Royal Ascot? Here’s all you need to know about the meeting What are the latest odds for this year’s race?

Aidan O’Brien’s Sergei Prokofiev currently heads the market.

Legends Of War and The Irish Rover also feature prominently in the betting.

Click here for the latest odds with Sun Bets.

Previous Coventry Stakes winners

2017 – Rajasinghe

 

  • 2016 – Caravaggio
  • 2015 – Buratino
  • 2014 – The Wow Signal
  • 2013 – War Command
  • 2012 – Dawn Approach
  • 2011 – Power
  • 2010 – Strong Suit
  • 2009 – Canford Cliffs
  • 2008 – Art Connoisseur
  • 2007 – Henrythenavigator
  • Who won the race last year?Rajasinghe 11-1 won the race for Richard Spencer and Stevie Donohoe.

    Headway 33-1 was second with Murillo 8-1 third.

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    Which jockeys, horses and trainers have won the Coventry Stakes the most?

    Sir Gordon Richards is the leading jockey with nine wins.

    Aidan O’Brien is the leading trainer with eight wins, his most recent being 2016 winner Caravaggio.

    What are the top tips for the race?

    That’s a very good question! Tips for the race will appear here as soon as we have them from the likes of Templegate and Matt Chapman.

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