Nightly News   |  June 20, 2013

It’s a first! Queen’s horse wins Gold Cup

Queen Elizabeth’s horses have never before taken top prize at the Royal Ascot race, but on Thursday her horse Estimate won the coveted Gold Cup. NBC’s Brian Williams reports

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>>> the queen of england loves corgis and race horses . while the corgis were not in action, one of the queen's horses was, and won the gold cup at the ascot race for the first time ever. the queen's horses have won 21 times before, but never this race. and it's a big one. the winner was a filly named estimate. took off at 7-2 odds. the queen, as you saw, managed a smile, and princess beatrice , really seemed into the victory.