Enable – A glorious career in pictures

Enable, who retirement was announced on Monday
Enable, who retirement was announced on Monday - (Copyright PA Wire)
17:00pm, Mon 12 Oct 2020
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Five seasons, 19 races, 15 wins, 11 Group Ones and over £10million in prize-money – Enable certainly has no questions left to answer as she heads for her new life in the paddocks. We look back on her astonishing career in 10 memorable images of racing’s golden girl:

Enable powered through a thunderstorm to claim the Oaks at Epsom back in 2017, beginning her reign as queen of the middle-distance division - (Copyright PA Archive)
Dettori salutes the crowd as Enable lifts a first King George at Ascot - (Copyright PA Archive)
Enable was in a different county winning the 2017 Yorkshire Oaks - a prelude to a demolition job in her first Arc - (Copyright PA Archive)
Enable and Crystal Ocean produced a race for the ages in last year's King George - (Copyright PA Archive)
We all thought last year's Yorkshire Oaks was her swansong, but Arc defeat ensured we had another 12 months to relish the great Enable - (Copyright PA Archive)
It was not to be for Enable on her Eclipse return at Sandown in July, but this image is a beauty - (Copyright PA Wire)
Enable raised the bar with an unprecedented third King George in July - and Dettori could not hide his emotions - (Copyright PA Wire)
Dettori has made no secret of the special place Enable will always hold in his heart - (Copyright PA Wire)
A final flying dismount from Dettori at Kempton in September, yet Arc heartbreak lay ahead - (Copyright PA Wire)
And then she was gone - Enable will certainly not be forgotten though. Happy retirement old girl - (Copyright PA Wire)

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