TAGS:

Day 1 of Royal Ascot (Tuesday 17 June) brought sunshine and top racing.

Toronado was an impressive winner of the opening race of the meeting — the Group 1 Queen Anne Stakes — while John Gosden’s Kingman put in a strong performance in the St James’s Palace

In the fashion stakes bright colours and monochrome were popular trends, while the men scrubbed up well in top hats and tails.

See our gallery below for highlights of day 1 at Royal Ascot.

H&H reader offer: Paddy Power is paying 6 places on the Royal Hunt Cup

H&H reader offer: Bet £5 and get a £20 free bet with Paddy Power*

How to watch Royal Ascot on TV

Check out the weather for this week’s racing

What to wear at Ascot

* Offer only available to new Paddy Power customers