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4:00 Epsom 4 Jun 1999

Vodafone Oaks Class A Showcase Race (Group 1)

(Class 1) (3yo) (1m4f6yds) 1m4f Good To Soft
1st £177,000 2nd £66,000 3rd £31,500 4th £13,500
Pos. (Draw)
Horse / SP
Trainer / Jockey
Jockey
Trainer
Age WGT OR TS RPR MR
1 (5)  
3 90 106 120 123
ch f Diesis - Princess Of Man (Green God)
Tracked leader after 2f, shaken up to lead well over 2f out, soon kicked clear, ridden and ran on strongly over 1f out (op 9-4 tchd 7-2)
2 (9) 3
3 90 116 118
b f Polish Precedent(USA) - Top Of The League (High Top)
Tracked leaders, 5th straight, ridden and effort over 2f out, chased winner over 1f out, stayed on but no impression final furlong (op 50-1 tchd 66-1 in places)
3 (3) 5 [8]
3 90 t 109 111
br f Unfuwain(USA) - Walesiana(GER) (Star Appeal)
Tracked leader 2f, stayed prominent, 3rd straight, ridden over 2f out, chased winner briefly well over 1f out, soon beaten (op 2-1 tchd 5-2)
4 (4) nk [8¼]
3 90 109 110
b f Sunday Silence(USA) - Atoll (Caerleon)
Chased leaders, pushed along from halfway, 6th straight, effort under pressure over 2f out, no impression well over 1f out (op 7-1 tchd 9-1)
5 (8) 5 [13¼]
3 90 107 102 102
b f Caerleon(USA) - Bulaxie (Bustino)
Led, ridden and headed well over 2f out, weakened well over 1f out (op 5-1 tchd 13-2)
6 (10) [14½]
3 90 100 101
ch f Caerleon(USA) - Filia Ardross (Ardross)
Held up, last until some progress from 7f out, 7th straight, ridden and effort over 2f out, never reached leaders, weakened over 1f out (tchd 9-1 and 10-1 in places)
7 (6) 17 [31½]
3 90 92 77 75
b f Alzao(USA) - Miss Rinjani (Shirley Heights)
Rear, dropped last 7f out, 9th and struggling straight, soon well behind
8 (7) [33]
3 90 74 73
b f Alleged(USA) - Gazayil(USA) (Irish River)
Settled towards rear, 8th straight, soon ridden and weakened (tchd 16-1 in places)
9 (1) [35½]
3 90 71 69
ch f Nashwan(USA) - Balliasta(USA) (Lyphard)
Keen hold, tracked leaders, 4th straight, weakened rapidly 3f out (op 7-1 tchd 11-1 and 12-1 in places)
10 (2) 21 [56½]
3 90 40 37
bb f Ela-Mana-Mou(IRE) - Happy Tidings I (Hello Gorgeous)
Mid-division to halfway, soon lost place, last straight, well behind final 3f, tailed off (op 50-1 tchd 100-1 in places)