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3:45 Epsom 7 Jun 2002

Vodafone Oaks Class A Showcase Race (Group 1) (Fillies)

(Class 1) (3yo) (1m4f6yds) 1m4f Soft
1st £203,000 2nd £77,000 3rd £38,500 4th £17,500 5th £8,750 6th £5,250
Pos. (Draw)
Horse / SP
Trainer / Jockey
Jockey
Trainer
Age WGT OR TS RPR MR
1 (13)  
3 90 106 120
bb f Zinaad - Khoruna(GER) (Lagunas)
Made all, clear with runner-up over 2f out, hard ridden over 1f out, held on well near finish (op 7-2 tchd 4-1 and 3-1)
2 (10) ½
3 90 105 119
b f Sadler's Wells(USA) - Jude (Darshaan)
Held up rear, progress and 4th straight, chased winner well over 2f out, hard ridden to challenge 1f out, kept on well, always just held (op 13-2 tchd 8-1)
3 (3) 14 [14½]
3 90 102 77 100
b f Unfuwain(USA) - Salchow (Niniski)
Midfield, pushed along halfway, 6th straight, stayed on under pressure to take remote 3rd last strides (tchd 16-1 in places)
4 (14) nk [14¾]
3 90 77 99
b f Sadler's Wells(USA) - Upper Circle (Shirley Heights)
Chased winner after 3f to over 6f out, 3rd and ridden straight, kept on to chase clear leading pair over 1f out, edged left and lost 3rd near finish (tchd 20-1 in places)
5 (4) 1 [15¾]
3 90 102 75 98
b f King's Theatre(IRE) - Foreign Relation(IRE) (Distant Relative)
Towards rear, 9th and ridden straight, stayed on one pace under pressure from over 2f out, hampered near finish (tchd 200-1 in places)
6 (1) hd [16]
3 90 75 98
b f In The Wings - Park Special (Relkino)
Close up, ridden over 5f out, 5th and losing place straight, struggling after, stayed on again final furlong (op 4-1 tchd 9-2)
7 (9) 1 [17]
3 90 107 73 96
b f Pennekamp(USA) - Loon(FR) (Kaldoun)
Rear, ridden halfway, some progress and 7th straight, kept on and chance of place over 1f out, no extra (tchd 20-1, 25-1 in places)
8 (8) [18¾]
3 90 111 69 94
b f Sadler's Wells(USA) - Hellenic (Darshaan)
Prominent, chased winner over 6f out, driven to challenge over 3f out, beaten and lost 2nd well over 2f out, weakened final furlong (op 4-1 tchd 9-2, 5-1 in a place)
9 (5) 2 [20¾]
3 90 85 65 91
ch f Grand Lodge(USA) - Noble Tiara(USA) (Vaguely Noble)
Well in rear, ridden halfway, 12th straight, no chance after, kept on same pace (tchd 150-1 in places)
10 (11) 4 [24¾]
3 90 b 112 57 85
b f Machiavellian(USA) - Hill Of Snow (Reference Point)
Prominent until 5f out, 8th and weakening straight, no chance after (op 16-1 tchd 22-1 in a place)
11 (6) 12 [36¾]
3 90 33 69
b f Sadler's Wells(USA) - Bermuda Classic (Double Form)
Always rear, poor 11th straight, no chance after (op 25-1)
12 (2) 14 [50¾]
3 90 5 49
b f Sadler's Wells(USA) - Blush With Pride(USA) (Blushing Groom)
Started slowly and lost 5l, last to halfway, 10th and well out of touch straight, no chance after, eased (tchd 40-1 in places)
13 (12) 11 [61¾]
3 90 107 34
b f Diesis - Roseate Tern (Blakeney)
Chased winner 3f, weakened halfway, 13th straight, soon well behind (tchd 14-1, 16-1 in places)
14 (7) dist [91¾]
3 90 -1
b f Spinning World(USA) - Net Worth(USA) (Forty Niner)
Chased leaders to halfway, soon weakened, last and tailed off straight, virtually pulled up (op 16-1 tchd 20-1 in a place)
After a stewards' inquiry, the placings remained unaltered.