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5:45 Chelmsford (AW) 6 Apr 2017

Shires Performing Here 7th July Handicap

(Class 6) (0-60, 3yo) 6f Standard
1st £3,234.50 2nd £962.50 3rd £481 4th £240.50


Pos. (Draw)
Horse / SP
Trainer / Jockey
1 (2)  
3 92 hb 55 54 60
b g Archipenko (USA) - Snow Shoes (Sri Pekan)
Took keen hold, with leader until led over 2f out, ridden well over 1f out, sustained battle with runner-up after, kept on well under pressure inside final furlong and always just holding runner-up (trainer could offer no explanation for the apparent improvement in form) (tchd 14/1)
2 (6) hd
3 96 62 60 66
b c Roderic O'Connor (IRE) - Bella Bella (IRE) (Sri Pekan)
Led until over 2f out, ridden and every chance when edged right bend 2f out, sustained effort under pressure from over 1f out, kept on under pressure but always just held inside final furlong (jockey said the colt hung right) (op 3/1)
3 (7) nk [½]
3 93 56 53 59
b g Bated Breath - Mark Too (IRE) (Mark Of Esteem)
In touch in midfield, effort over 1f out, driven to chase leading pair entering final furlong, edged left inside final furlong, switched right and stayed on well final 75yds, never quite getting to leaders (op 11/4)
4 (5) [2¼]
3 90 60 50 58
b g Kodiac - Cool Cousin (IRE) (Distant Relative)
Held up in last pair, effort but still plenty to do over 1f out, headway 1f out, chased leading trio 100yds out, stayed on but never getting to leaders (op 9/4)
5 (1) [6¾]
3 88 v 50 22 34
ch f Casamento (IRE) - Shinko Dancer (IRE) (Shinko Forest)
Chased leader, ridden and little response over 1f out, weakened inside final furlong
6 (3) [9½]
3 87 46 6 22
gr f Kyllachy - Mundus Novus (USA) (Unbridled's Song)
Well in touch in midfield, ridden over 2f out, weakened over 1f out (op 6/1)
7 (4) 5 [14½]
3 87 Out-of-Handicaps 1 46 7
b f Royal Applause - Eraadaat (IRE) (Intikhab)
Dwelt and jostled leaving stalls, always towards rear, weakened under pressure over 1f out, behind final furlong
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