After the test this week at Addenbrookes, William Buick will need to take a rest sidelined to wait for his official results of the tests. He has not been feeling good recently, and that’s why his doctors advise him to take the tests.
Buick decided to sit out this week one more time before returning to the race. In the Derby-winning jockey in France last year, he could not manage to take part in. Sheikh Mohamed, with his strong Godolphin operation, retains Buick lately. Buick by the way rides principally for Charlie Appleby.
According to a statement on the website Godolphin, William Buick was planned to take a rest during the week. Therefore, he cannot take part in any race-riding. He has felt unwell for quite a long time, and it is necessary to rest well before returning.
On Saturday, Buick took part in 6 rides at Ascot and won for Appleby abroad Expressionist. It was amazing for his achievement and became a big challenge for any of his opponents. However, unfortunately, after the participation and tight schedule, his health situation became worse. As the result, he was forced to be sidelined.
This year, he was hoped to take a ride on Godolphin for another no.1 on Thursday. Hopefully, he will recover well so as not to miss the important race for the Line of Duty in the Al Basti Equiworld Dubai Dante Stakes. He stands on the top of hope for the win this year with Godolphin.
However, for sure with the inevitable rest this week, Buick will miss two important rides. They are the Ispolini on Friday in the Matchbook Yorkshire Cup, and on Saturday, it will be the Mythical Magic in the Al Shaqab Lockinge Stakes at Newbury. Fans expected they will be big opportunities for him to achieve other two wins. Yet, at the moment, they just can only hope for a quick recovery from Buick.