(From Sunday Life)
DERBY winner Sea The Stars produced an imperious performance -- arguably the best of his career -- to win the Irish Champion Stakes in a canter at Leopardstown yesterday.
Trained by John Oxx and ridden by Michael Kinane, Sea The Stars was winning a Group 1 race for the fifth time this season and showed a tremendous turn of foot to beat the Irish Derby winner Fame And Glory by two and a half lengths.
Trainer Oxx was obviously delighted to have made the decision to run the horse, despite the recent heavy rain. Sea The Stars had previously won the 2000 Guineas, the Derby and the Juddmont International at York as well as the Eclipse Stakes at …