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4:30 Epsom 6 Jun 2015

Investec Derby (Group 1) (Entire Colts & Fillies)

(Class 1) (3yo) (1m4f6yds) 1m4f Good To Firm
1st £813,221.40 2nd £308,310 3rd £154,298.40 4th £76,862.40 5th £38,574.60 6th £19,359

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Pos. (Draw)
Horse / SP
Trainer / Jockey
Jockey
Trainer
Age WGT OR TS RPR MR
1 (8)  
3 90 118 116 127
b c Cape Cross (IRE) - Fleche D'Or (Dubai Destination)
Took keen hold, held up off the pace in last quartet, closed and 9th straight, pulled out 3f out, ridden and headway over 2f out, chased leader over 1f out, led 1f out, drifting left but ran on well to go clear inside final furlong, comfortably (tchd 15/8 in a place and 7/4 in places)
2 (10)
3 90 112 109 121
br c Halling (USA) - Swain's Gold (USA) (Swain)
Held up off the pace in midfield, closed and 5th straight, ridden and headway to lead well over 1f out, hanging left and soon pressed, headed 1f out, still hanging and beaten when slightly short of room inside final furlong, outpaced final 100yds (op 9/2)
3 (7) [8]
3 90 106 100 114
b c Sea The Stars (IRE) - Love Me Only (IRE) (Sadler's Wells)
Chased leading pair, closed and 4th straight, effort under pressure to challenge 2f out, soon carried left and outpaced by leading pair, stayed on same pace final furlong
4 (9) 2 [10]
3 90 p 109 96 111
ch c Galileo (IRE) - Love Me True (USA) (Kingmambo)
Held up off the pace in midfield, closed and 6th straight, effort under pressure over 2f out, 5th and outpaced over 1f out, soon beaten, went 4th inside final furlong (op 7/1 tchd 9/1 and 8/1 in places)
5 (1) [11¾]
3 90 t 112 92 108
b g Rail Link - Argumentative (Observatory)
Wore a tongue strap, chased clear leading pair, closed and 3rd straight, went 2nd over 2f out, soon challenging but wandering 2f out, 4th and outpaced over 1f out, soon beaten, weakened final furlong (op 16/1)
6 (6) [13]
3 90 h 102 89 106
gr g High Chaparral (IRE) - Middle Persia (Dalakhani)
Steadied start, held up off the pace in rear, closed and 11th straight, switched right 3f out, hard driven 2f out, no danger but plugged on final furlong (op 16/1)
7 (2) [14½]
3 90 p 107 86 104
b g Montjeu (IRE) - Llia (Shirley Heights)
With leader and went clear after 1f, led over 8f out and soon clear, reduced lead straight, ridden and hard pressed over 2f out, headed well over 1f out, soon beaten and weakened (tchd 16/1 in places)
8 (4) nse [14½]
3 90 93 85 104
b c The Carbon Unit (USA) - Advertising Space (IRE) (Galileo)
Off the pace in midfield, closed on leaders and 8th straight, outpaced under pressure over 2f out, no chance but plugged on final furlong (tchd 200/1)
9 (11) 5 [19½]
3 90 h1 101 75 96
b g King's Best (USA) - Rosa Di Brema (ITY) (Lomitas)
Held up off the pace in rear, closed and 12th straight, soon ridden and struggling, behind final 2f
10 (5) ½ [20]
3 90 105 74 95
b c High Chaparral (IRE) - Abunai (Pivotal)
Held up off the pace in last trio, closed and 10th straight, effort just over 2f out, soon well beaten
11 (3) shd [20¼]
3 90 117 73 95
b c Phoenix Reach (IRE) - Lady Brora (Dashing Blade)
Took keen hold and never settled, led, went clear with rival after 1f, headed and allowed leader to go clear over 8f out, closed and pressing leader in 2nd straight, every chance and ridden over 2f out, beaten well over 1f out, soon weakened (jockey said colt ran too free) (op 8/1)
12 (12) 8 [28¼]
3 90 117 57 82
gr c Jeremy (USA) - Malaica (FR) (Roi Gironde)
Off the pace in midfield, 7th straight, soon under pressure and lost place, behind final 2f (trainer said colt was unsuited by the good to firm ground) (op 14/1)
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