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The best Champions Series images of 2016

19 Oct 2016

With another British Champions Series wrapped up, we look back at some 2016's best images

1) Sealed With A Kiss: Frankie Dettori and Galileo Gold share an intimate moment after combining to win the QIPCO 2000 Guineas.

Galileo Gold and Frankie Dettori after winning The Qipco 2000 Guineas Stakes Newmarket 30.4.16 Pic Dan Abraham-racingfotos.com THIS IMAGE IS SOURCED FROM AND MUST BE BYLINED "RACINGFOTOS.COM"

Pic Dan Abraham/ Racingfotos.com

2) Flying Machine: Postponed takes flight on his way to a brilliant runaway victory in the Investec Coronation Cup.

Postponed and Andrea Atzeni winning The Queen Elizabeth II Coronation Cup Epsom 4.6.16 Pic Dan Abraham-racingfotos.com THIS IMAGE IS SOURCED FROM AND MUST BE BYLINED "RACINGFOTOS.COM"

Pic Dan Abraham/ Racingfotos.com

3) Dreams Are Made Of This: Pat Smullen can barely believe it as Harzand overcomes a late injury scare to land the Investec Derby.

Harzand and Pat Smullen winning The Investec Derby Epsom 4.6.16 Pic Dan Abraham-racingfotos.com THIS IMAGE IS SOURCED FROM AND MUST BE BYLINED "RACINGFOTOS.COM"

Picture: Dan Abraham/Racingfotos.com

4) Eyes Right: The jockeys of narrowly beaten horses in the Diamond Jubilee Stakes at Royal Ascot glance across to Ryan Moore and Twilight Son – the narrow victors.

TWILIGHT SON (Ryan Moore) beats GOLD FUN (centre) and MAGICAL MEMORY (farside) in The Diamond Jubilee Stakes Royal Ascot 18 Jun 2016 - Pic Steven Cargill / Racingfotos.com THIS IMAGE IS SOURCED FROM AND MUST BE BYLINED "RACINGFOTOS.COM"

Picture: Steven Cargill/Racingfotos.com

5) Here’s Looking At You: Jamie Spencer admires Big Orange after the imposing gelding’s second success in the Qatar Goodwood Cup.

Big Orange and Jamie Spencer after winning The Qatar Goodwood Cup Goodwood 28.7.16 Pic Dan Abraham-racingfotos.com THIS IMAGE IS SOURCED FROM AND MUST BE BYLINED "RACINGFOTOS.COM"

Picture: Dan Abraham/Racingfotos.com

6) What? Me?: Christophe Soumillon celebrates Almanzor’s fantastic Champion Stakes win with a pretty languid expression.

ASCOT 15-10-2016. Qipco Champion Stakes. ALMANZOR and Christophe Soumillon wins from FOUND for trainer Jean Claude Rouget. Photo Healy Racing / Racingfotos.com THIS IMAGE IS SOURCED FROM AND MUST BE BYLINED "RACINGFOTOS.COM"

Picture: Healy Racing/Racingfotos.com

Which was your favourite? Or have we missed one? Let us know below!