Vazirabad retained the Group One Prix Royal-Oak at Saint-Cloud with a smooth victory under Christophe Soumillon.
Anyone that thought that Moyglare Stud Farm and Dermot Weld had a nice filly on their hands when Making Light won her maiden at Limerick, had that impression confirmed when she stepped up at Leopardstown to take today's Group 3 Killavullan Stakes.
On his long-awaited reappearance Zawraq couldn't justify odds-on favouritism in the Listed Trigo Stakes at Leopardstown as he had to yield to Joe Murphy's 11/1 chance Flying Fairies.
It wasn't difficult to see where Dermot Weld's "it was a very nice performance. He's a lovely big colt," comment came from in the aftermath of Titus' winning debut in the Irish Stallion Farms E.B.F. (C & G) Maiden at Leopardstown.