Kingston Hill withdrawn

  • Last Updated: June 28 2014, 14:34 BST

Kingston Hill is a non-runner in this afternoon's Irish Derby at the Curragh.

Kingston Hill: Staying in his box this afternoon
Kingston Hill: Staying in his box this afternoon

The Roger Varian-trained colt was withdrawn on account of the ground, which remains Good to Firm.

Investec Derby winner Australia, who Kingston Hill was runner-up to at Epsom, is a long odds-on favourite to repeat his success.

Australia faces just four rivals after stablemate Geoffrey Chaucer was also withdrawn.