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4:05 Epsom 5 Jun 2009

Investec Oaks (Group 1) (Fillies)

(Class 1) (3yo) (1m4f6yds) 1m4f Good
1st £198,695 2nd £75,320 3rd £37,695 4th £18,795 5th £9,415 6th £4,725

Error

Pos. (Draw)
Horse / SP
Trainer / Jockey
Jockey
Trainer
Age WGT OR TS RPR MR
1 (5)  
3 90 115 120 122
b f Pivotal - Maycocks Bay (Muhtarram)
Held up in midfield, 6th straight, good headway and edged left 3f out, led over 2f out, ridden entering final 2f, edged right over 1f out, stayed on gamely final furlong (op 7-2)
2 (2) hd
3 90 105 120 121
b f Oasis Dream - Midsummer (Kingmambo)
In touch in midfield, 5th straight, soon switched right, headway and carried left 3f out, chased leaders over 2f out, driven to chase winner over 1f out, kept on gamely final furlong (op 11-2 tchd 9-2 in places)
3 (9) [2¾]
3 90 100 116 117
b f High Chaparral(IRE) - Uncharted Haven (Turtle Island)
Held up in last pair, 9th straight, good headway on outer 3f out, chased winner just over 2f out until slightly hampered over 1f out, kept on same pace final furlong
4 (10) [7¼]
3 90 118 108 112
b f Dynaformer(USA) - No Matter What(USA) (Nureyev)
Held up in last trio, 7th straight, good headway 3f out, ridden and disputing close 3rd when hampered and snatched up 2f out, no chance with leaders after, weakened over 1f out (op 11-4)
5 (4) 9 [16¼]
3 90 96 94 96
b f High Chaparral(IRE) - Bloemfontain(IRE) (Cape Cross)
Steadied start, held up towards rear, 8th straight, effort 3f out, soon well outpaced by leaders, no chance final 2f
6 (3) 5 [21¼]
3 90 103 85 88
b f Medicean - Discerning (Darshaan)
Led for 1f, chased leaders after, 4th straight, ridden and not quickening when hampered 3f out, not recover and no chance after (op 5-1 tchd 7-1)
7 (6) ¾ [22]
3 90 106 84 86
b f Galileo(IRE) - Coyote (Indian Ridge)
Took keen hold, chased leaders until led over 8f out, ridden and headed over 2f out, soon weakened (op 11-1)
8 (8) [24¼]
3 90 92 80 83
b f Fantastic Light(USA) - Katy Nowaitee (Komaite)
Dwelt, held up in last pair, 10th straight, lost touch well over 2f out (tchd 50-1)
9 (7) 29 [53¼]
3 90 80 29 36
b f Diktat - Shining Vale(USA) (Twilight Agenda)
Chased leaders, went 2nd over 6f out, 2nd straight, weakening when badly hampered well over 2f out, well behind after, tailed off and eased final furlong
10 (1) 86 [139¼]
3 90 104
ch f Galileo(IRE) - Charroux(IRE) (Darshaan)
Led after 1f until over 8f out, 3rd and ridden straight, weakening when badly hampered well over 2f out, virtually pulled up after (op 8-1)
After a stewards' inquiry, the placings remained unaltered.