Gus Schickedanz, longtime breeder/owner and master of Schomberg Farm in Ontario, died June 17. His homebreds include multiple grade 1 winner Langfuhr and Canadian Horse of the Year and Triple Crown winner Wando.
Maven, the first winner in the United States for American Pharoah, was scheduled to make his stakes debut June 20 when he faces an expected 14 other juveniles in the Norfolk Stakes (G2) at Royal Ascot.
After two days Tudhope is alongside Ryan Moore at the top of the table with three winners following his late surge on Move Swiftly in the June 19 Duke of Cambridge (G2) at Royal Ascot, which propelled the jockey past Frankie Dettori on Rawdaa.
Trainer Aidan O'Brien, who trained Magic Wand to a Ribblesdale Stakes (G2) win last year, is hoping for a similar outcome June 20 with Investec Oaks (G1) third Fleeting, who was supplemented to the 1 1/2-mile test for 3-year-old fillies.