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Bewitched in Jubilee mix

Charles O'Brien's Bewitched is the sole Irish challenger in the Golden Jubilee Stakes at Royal Ascot on Saturday.

The Dansili filly returned to action with a defeat of subsequent St James's Palace Stakes runner-up Zoffany in Leopardstown's Ballycorus Stakes.

Delegator is also one of 17 declared for the six-furlong Group One, but Godolphin have warned that the Duke Of York winner will only run if the ground is suitable.

Roger Charlton supplies three - the improving Bated Breath, set to be ridden by Richard Hughes, Definightly who will be partnered by Olivier Peslier and Genki who will have the assistance of Jamie Spencer.

Ryan Moore rides Kingsgate Native after he finished sixth in the King's Stand, while the Australian Star Witness, second on Tuesday, will try again over further.

However, fellow antipodean challenger Hinchinbrook will not take his place as trainer Peter Moody reports him to be lame and he could now be retired.

Amico Fritz travels across from France. Dalghar, formerly trained in France but now with Andrew Balding, Elzaam, Hooray and last year's runner-up Society Rock are also set to run.


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