Racing's rulers silent over switch of Princess Haya horse

Racing's powerful figures responded with silence on Sunday when questions were asked about how a valuable racehorse was transferred recently from the ownership of Princess Haya to that of Godolphin, the racing vehicle of her former husband , Sheikh Mohammed, from whom she fled last year seeking protection from the English courts.Related: Love comfortably collects sixth 1,000 Guineas for Aidan O'BrienTerebellum is a valuable breeding prospect and expected to try her luck next in a Group One race after proving her class by winning the Dahlia Stakes at Newmarket on Saturday, her jockey, Frankie Dettori, wore the royal blue of Godolphin.That was a change from last year, when Terebellum carried Princess Haya's green and black silks, including when successful in a quality race at Deauville. But when the entries for the Newmarket race were published last week, Terebellum was listed as owned by Godolphin. Asked to explain that, Godolphin's managing director, Hugh Anderson, replied: "No comment". More surprisingly, the British Horseracing Authority, which regulates the sport, remained wary. Asked if it had checked with Princess Haya that she consented to the transfer, a spokesman responded: "It is the BHA's position currently not to comment on this." He declined to explain why. Chelmsford
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