KING Charles banged in a £28,000 winner on Monday – as Perfect Alibi routed rivals to give the monarch a second big success.

Victory never looked in doubt for the three-year-old filly under top jockey Tom Marquand at Yarmouth.

Charles has got off to a hot start since inheriting the late Queen's horses

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Charles has got off to a hot start since inheriting the late Queen’s horsesCredit: Getty
Perfect Alibi was a dominant winner at Yarmouth

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Perfect Alibi was a dominant winner at YarmouthCredit: Getty

Sent off the 11-4 fav, Perfect Alibi scooted clear 12-1 runner-up Pearl Beach and 10-1 Goolwa to land the decent prize.

Perfect Alibi’s win in the 1m6f British Stallion Studs EBF Beckford Stakes was worth £28,355 in all.

Add in Just Fine’s win at Leicester last week – King Charles’ first in the royal silks – and the monarch has won just under £50,000 since September 29.

Marquand said: “That was a really good performance and from the bottom of the straight it was evident she’d be dominant.

“She’s a darling of a filly and really coming to the fore now.

“She’s put in some pretty decent performances and hopefully it’s a sign there’s more to come.”

The victory came amid Sun Racing reporting Charles is set to axe one of the late Queen’s closest and most trusted friends from his role.

More to follow.

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