Welcome to Ebor Festival Day 2017

23rd August 2017
Day one of York's premier meeting and it did not disappoint with some top class racing. The big winners on the day were Cracksman trained by John Gosden and ridden by Frankie Dettori, whose flying dismount capped off a superb win in the Betway Great Voltigeur Stakes.

Then in its flagship race The Group 1 Juddmonte International Ulysses triumphed, giving Sir Michael Stoute another winner for The Flaxman Stables in Ireland. To see action from all the first days racing of the festival click here.