Nick is joined by journalist and broadcaster Lydia Hislop to discuss the latest news and developments from around the Horseracing world. They begin by discussing the imperious Dante performance from Desert Crown, analysing his Derby claims and the significance of another potential star for Sir Michael Stoute. They also discuss extensively the decision of connections not to run Kentucky Derby winner Rich Strike in the Preakness. Nick talks to trainer Francis Graffard about taking on the training of Aussie supermare Verry Elleegant, while York’s Maiti Stirling discusses the initiatives to drive shared ownership this week and Racing Welfare’s Christina Sell talks about their focus during Mental Health Awareness week. James Willoughby casts a rankings-based eye over last week’s events at Churchill Downs and considers the impact of a win for Baaeed in this weekend’s Lockinge.