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3:10 Epsom 2 Jun 2018

Investec Diomed Stakes (Group 3)

(Class 1) (3yo+) (1m113yds) 1m½f Good
1st £51,039 2nd £19,350 3rd £9,684 4th £4,824 5th £2,421 6th £1,215


Pos. (Draw)
Horse / SP
Trainer / Jockey
1 (1)  
4 96 t 107 93 115
b c Cape Cross (IRE) - Salacia (IRE) (Echo Of Light)
Looked well, tracked leading pair, closed to join leaders entering final 2f, ridden to lead over 1f out, readily asserted and clear 1f out, ran on well, readily (tchd 5/2)
2 (7)
9 96 103 86 109
b g Dark Angel (IRE) - Guajira (FR) (Mtoto)
Slowly into stride, held up in rear, switched right and effort 2f out, ridden and headway over 1f out, stayed on inside final furlong to go 2nd near finish, no threat to winner (op 8/1)
3 (3) nk [2½]
4 96 108 85 108
b c Kodiac - Sutton Veny (IRE) (Acclamation)
Held up in touch in midfield, effort entering final 2f, driven to chase leaders over 1f out, kept on under pressure to chase clear winner inside final furlong, one pace and no impression, lost 2nd near finish (op 7/1)
4 (6) 2 [4½]
9 96 110 79 104
gr g Dark Angel (IRE) - Kelsey Rose (Most Welcome)
Tracked leader, closed to join leader and travelling strongly 2f out, led 2f out, soon ridden, headed and unable to match pace of winner, lost 2nd inside final furlong, weakened towards finish (op 7/1)
5 (2) 5 [9½]
8 96 113 64 93
b g Bahamian Bounty - Anna's Rock (IRE) (Rock Of Gibraltar)
Held up in touch in midfield, effort entering final 2f, no impression under pressure over 1f out, weakened inside final furlong (op 4/1)
6 (4) ½ [10]
5 96 106 62 92
b g Sleeping Indian - Mainstay (Elmaamul)
Held up in last pair, effort entering final 2f, hung left and no impression over 1f out, no chance and plugged on same pace final furlong (op 8/1)
7 (8) [13½]
4 96 b 106 51 84
b c Dream Ahead (USA) - Kimola (IRE) (King's Theatre)
Taken down early, took keen hold, led, ridden and headed 2f out, soon dropped out and behind when eased inside final furlong (trainer explained that he did not consider it to be a poor performance from the colt) (op 9/2)
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