The Cartier Racing Awards 2018: An Equine Extravaganza 

Sporting stars and English gentry filled The Dorchester ballroom for the 28th Cartier Racing Awards

The Cartier Racing Awards celebrates stars of the equine world 

Alex Rivière, Laurent Feniou, Carmen Jorda

Patrick Grant, Andrew Lloyd Webber and Lady Tatiana Mountbatten were among those who gathered at The Dorchester hotel last night for The Cartier Racing Awards to fête the year’s finest fillies. Now in its 28th year, the ceremony celebrates the best of European horseracing and is considered the Oscars of the racing world.

Hosted by Laurent Feniou and Harry Herbert, a champagne reception was followed by a three-course dinner and an awards ceremony. Trainer John Gosden was the talk of the evening, with his horses picking up five awards including the prestigious Cartier Horse of the Year. See the full list of winners below:

Cartier Racing Awards 2018 Winners

Cartier Horse Of The Year
Roaring Lion, owned by Qatar Racing Limited, trained by John Gosden and ridden by Oisin Murphy

Cartier Older Horse
Enable, Prince Khalid Abdullah, John Gosden, Frankie Dettori

Cartier Three-Year-Old Colt
Roaring Lion, Qatar Racing Limited, John Gosden, Oisin Murphy

Daisy Knatchbull and Lady Tatiana Mountbatten

Cartier Three-Year-Old Filly
Alpha Centauri, Niarchos Family, Jessica Harrington, Colm O’Donoghue

Cartier Sprinter
Mabs Cross, David Armstrong, Michael Dods, Paul Mulrennan

Cartier Stayer
Stradivarius, Bjorn Nielsen, John Gosden, Frankie Dettori

Cartier Two-Year-Old Colt
Too Darn Hot, Lord Lloyd Webber, John Gosden, Frankie Dettori

Cartier Two-Year-Old Filly
Skitter Scatter, Anthony Rogers & Mrs Sonia Rogers, Patrick Prendergast, Ronan Whelan

Lord and Lady Lloyd Webber

Patrick Grant

The Earl of March & Kinrara and Eleonore Decaux