Frankie Dettori knows how to ride a wave, and the surge of big-race success that carried him through 2015 rolled on into the new season here on Saturday, as he steered Galileo Gold to a 14-1 victory in the Qipco 2,000 Guineas.
A punch of the air, a flying dismount and a blown kiss to the owners.
Declaration Of War is the aptly named horse that may be sent into battle by Aidan O'Brien against Frankel at Ascot this weekend.
Aidan O'Brien can maintain his winning momentum by sending out Fame And Glory to a second victory in the Gold Cup, highlight of Ladies' Day at Royal Ascot.
Details of Aidan O'Brien's running and riding plans for Saturday's Derby have begun to emerge.
Fourteen trainers from Great Britain, France and Ireland will saddle runners in the QIPCO 2,000 Guineas at Newmarket on Saturday.