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4:00 Epsom 9 Jun 2000

Vodafone Oaks Stakes Class A Showcase Race (Group 1)

(Class 1) (3yo) (1m4f6yds) 1m4f Good To Soft
1st £191,400 2nd £72,600 3rd £36,300 4th £16,500 5th £8,250 6th £4,950
Pos. (Draw)
Horse / SP
Trainer / Jockey
Jockey
Trainer
Age WGT OR TS RPR MR
1 (3)  
3 90 112 120
b f Diesis - La Sky(IRE) (Law Society)
Always prominent, tracked leader 4f out, led over 2f out and kicked on, edged right and ridden over 1f out, ran on well (op 2-1 tchd 5-2, 11-4 in places)
2 (15) 2
3 90 108 117
gr f Fairy King(USA) - Miss Toot (Ardross)
Always prominent, 4th straight, ridden to chase winner well over 1f out, no impression final furlong, just held on for 2nd (tchd 4-1)
3 (7) nk [2¼]
3 90 107 116
ch f Lammtarra(USA) - Urban Sea(USA) (Miswaki)
Tracked leaders, 7th straight, soon shaken up and outpaced, ran on from 2f out, closing on runner-up near finish (op 9-1)
4 (1) [3¾]
3 90 114 104 114
ch f Unfuwain(USA) - Ballet Shoes I(IRE) (Ela-Mana-Mou)
Tracked leaders, lost place after 5f, 11th and pushed along straight, progress well over 2f out, kept on but never able to challenge (op 4-1 tchd 5-1)
5 (4) 4 [7¾]
3 90 108 95 108
b f Alzao(USA) - She's The Tops (Shernazar)
Led after 3f until over 2f out, weakened final furlong (op 20-1)
6 (17) [9]
3 90 103 93 106
br f Turtle Island(IRE) - Searching Star (Rainbow Quest)
Close up, ridden over 4f out, 5th straight, outpaced well over 2f out, edged left and one pace after (op 20-1)
7 (13) 10 [19]
3 90 71 91
ch f Miswaki(USA) - Indian Fashion(USA) (General Holme)
Chased leading group, 8th straight, soon ridden and outpaced, no chance final 2f
8 (16) nk [19¼]
3 90 95 69 91
b f Kris - High Spirited (Shirley Heights)
Tracked leading group, ridden over 4f out, 9th and ran wide straight, soon beaten
9 (18) 1 [20¼]
3 90 101 68 89
b f Salse(USA) - Yawl (Rainbow Quest)
Led 3f, chased leader to 4f out, 3rd straight, soon weakened (op 33-1 tchd 50-1 in places)
10 (2) ½ [20¾]
3 90 105 66 88
b f Pursuit Of Love - Discomatic(USA) (Roberto)
Chased leading group, ridden over 4f out, 12th and ran wide straight, soon no chance (op 25-1 tchd 40-1 in places)
11 (12) 4 [24¾]
3 90 57 82
b f Caerleon(USA) - Born Gold(USA) (Blushing Groom)
Mid-division, ridden 5f out, 10th straight, no progress and beaten 3f out (tchd 20-1)
12 (11) 4 [28¾]
3 90 85 48 76
ch f Bluebird(USA) - Jungle Jezebel (Thatching)
Held up last, no chance over 3f out, passed weakening rivals inside final furlong (op 200-1 tchd 250-1 in places)
13 (8) hd [29]
3 90 103 48 76
b f Be My Chief(USA) - Kelimutu (Top Ville)
Held up rear, ridden over 4f out, 14th straight, soon no chance (op 10-1 tchd 11-1, 12-1 in a place)
14 (6) nk [29¼]
3 90 93 48 76
b f Batshoof - Golden Form (Formidable I)
Held up rear, ridden and 15th straight, soon behind
15 (14) nk [29¾]
3 90 93 46 75
ch f Selkirk(USA) - Spot Prize(USA) (Seattle Dancer)
Held up, 13th straight, soon weakened and behind
16 (5) 4 [33¾]
3 90 106 36 69
b f Marju(IRE) - Warg (Dancing Brave)
Chased leaders, ridden 5f out, 6th and struggling straight, soon weakened
  • 16 ran Winning time: 2m 43.11s (slow by 8.61s) Total SP: 122%
  • Non-runners: Croeso Cariad (unsuitable ground), Teggiano (vet's certificate)
  • 1st owner: Lordship Stud (Love Divine) 1st breeder: T Harris
  • 2nd owner: Michael Tabor (Kalypso Katie)
  • 3rd owner: Godolphin (Melikah)
  • Tote win: £4 PL: £1.80 £2.30 £2.80 Ex: £16.70 CSF: £8.13 Trifecta: £137.60
  • DBI (SP%): L [Stalls 1-5] 66 (49%) M [6-13] 29 (23%) H [14-18] 55 (28%)