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5:30 Ascot 20 Jun 2008

Buckingham Palace Stakes (Heritage Handicap)

(Class 2) (0-105, 3yo+) 7f Firm
1st £37,386 2nd £11,196 3rd £5,598 4th £2,802 5th £1,398 6th £702
Pos. (Draw)
Horse / SP
Trainer / Jockey
Jockey
Trainer
Age WGT OR TS RPR MR
1 (30)  
4 86 92 78 104
ch g Pivotal - Model Queen (USA) (Kingmambo)
Raced on stands' side, chased leaders, headway to lead over 1f out, edged right but ran on well (op 33-1)
2 (5) ½
6 90 95 79 106
b h Indian Ridge (IRE) - Pescara (IRE) (Common Grounds)
Raced far side, held up in touch, headway 2f out, ridden to lead far side inside final furlong, ran on, no quite reach winner, 1st of 14 in group
3 (28) nk [¾]
7 85 b 86 70 96
b h Selkirk (USA) - ConspiracyI (Rudimentary)
Raced stands' side, steadied start, held up behind, headway 3f out, chased winner over 1f out, edged right under pressure, kept on (op 14-1)
4 (16) ½ [1¼]
7 812 b 93 75 102
b g Selkirk (USA) - Mara River (Efisio)
Raced on far side, took keen hold, held up towards rear, headway 3f out, going well 2f out, led entering final furlong, soon headed, kept on same pace 2nd of 14 in group (op 14-1)
5 (8) ½ [1¾]
4 98 103 84 110
b g Storm Cat (USA) - Society Lady (USA) (Mr Prospector)
Raced on far side, held up in midfield, headway over 2f out, chased leaders 1f out, ran on, not quite reach leaders, 3rd of 14 in group
6 (9) ¾ [2½]
5 86 87 66 92
b g Cape Cross (IRE) - Aunt Ruby (USA) (Rubiano)
Raced on far side, held up towards rear, headway over 1f out, running on and switched right inside final furlong, not reach leaders, 4th of 14 in group
7 (27) [4]
4 98 103 78 104
b c Celtic Swing - Farjah (IRE) (Charnwood Forest)
Raced on stands' side, overall leader until ridden and headed over 1f out, weakened just inside final furlong, 3rd of 14 in group (op 25-1)
8 (17) 1 [5]
4 99 104 76 103
b c Royal Applause - Loveleaves (Polar Falcon)
Raced on far side, held up in rear, pulled out and good headway 3f out, led 2f out, headed entering final furlong, weakened last 100yds, 5th of 14 in group (op 25-1)
9 (12) ½ [5½]
3 712 Out-of-Handicaps 4 88 56 82
b g Alzao (USA) - Rorkes Drift (IRE) (Royal Abjar)
Raced on far side, in touch, not much room and lost place over 2f out, switched left over 1f out, ran on final furlong, not reach leaders, 6th of 14 in group
10 (13) nk [5¾]
4 713 Over-Weights 1 Out-of-Handicaps 1 t 80 50 76
b g Auction House (USA) - Dam Certain (IRE) (Damister)
Raced on far side, slowly into stride, raced in midfield until ridden and struggling halfway, stayed on past beaten horses final furlong, never troubled leaders, 7th of 14 in group (op 100-1)
11 (4) nk [6¼]
5 910 b 105 74 101
b g Rahy (USA) - Ras Shaikh (USA) (Sheikh Albadou)
Raced on far side, chased leaders, ridden and effort just over 2f out, weakened entering final furlong, 8th of 14 in group (op 20-1 tchd 22-1)
12 (19) ½ [6¾]
5 89 Extra-Weights 5 90 58 84
b m College Chapel - Tamara (Marju)
Raced on stands' side, held up behind, headway 3f out, chased leaders and ridden 2f out, weakened over 1f out, 4th of 14 in group (op 16-1 tchd 25-1 in a place)
13 (21) 1 [7¾]
4 98 b 103 68 95
ch c Docksider (USA) - Baize (Efisio)
Raced on stands' side, took keen hold, held up behind, headway 3f out, chased leaders and switched right 2f out, soon hanging right and beaten, 5th of 14 in group (op 13-2 tchd 7-1 in places)
14 (26) ¾ [8½]
5 812 93 56 82
ch g Fantastic Light (USA) - Miss Queen (USA) (Miswaki)
Raced on stands' side, chased leaders, ridden over 2f out, weakened well over 1f out, 6th of 14 in group (op 33-1 tchd 50-1 in a place)
15 (24) nk [8¾]
4 77 Over-Weights 1 81 43 70
b g Desert Prince (IRE) - Camerlata (Common Grounds)
Raced on stands' side, raced in midfield, ridden over 2f out, weakened 2f out, hung right final furlong, 7th of 14 in group
16 (31) nk [9]
4 87 88 49 76
b c Danehill (USA) - Push A Venture (Shirley Heights)
Raced on stands' side, chased overall leader until 2f out, soon weakened, 8th of 14 in group
17 (10) 1 [10]
9 92 et 97 55 82
b g Danehill (USA) - Roupala (USA) (Vaguely Noble)
Raced on far side, held up towards rear, ridden and headway just over 2f out, chased leaders over 1f out, weakened final furlong, 9th of 14 in group (tchd 50-1 in a place)
18 (25) 1 [11]
4 85 86 42 68
b g Royal Applause - Aunty Mary (Common Grounds)
Raced on stands' side, held up behind, ridden 2f out, no progress, 10th of 14 in group
19 (22) nk [11¼]
5 87 Extra-Weights 5 Over-Weights 9 v 88 43 70
b g Stravinsky (USA) - Parish Manor (USA) (Waquoit)
Raced on stands' side, raced in midfield until lost place 5f out, no danger after, 11th of 14 in group
20 (7) shd [11½]
5 94 99 54 80
ch g Giant's Causeway (USA) - Shy Princess (USA) (Irish River)
Raced on far side, chased leaders, ridden and struggling when hampered 2f out, no chance after, 10th of 14 in group (op 16-1)
21 (23) ¾ [12¼]
8 89 90 42 69
b g Bin Ajwaad (IRE) - Princess Rosananti (IRE) (Shareef Dancer)
Raced on stands' side, in touch, ridden over 2f out, weakened 2f out, 12th of 14 in group (op 12-1)
22 (15) [16¾]
6 95 p 100 40 67
b h Indian Ridge (IRE) - Much Commended (Most Welcome)
Raced on far side, chased leaders, ridden just over 2f out, weakened quickly over 1f out, 11th of 14 in group
23 (6) nk [17]
4 92 97 36 63
b g Spectrum (IRE) - Shawanni (Shareef Dancer)
Raced far side, led that group until 2f out, soon hung left and weakened, 12th of 14 in group (jockey said gelding hung left) (op 16-1)
24 (11) [21½]
3 810 100 23 51
gr c Acclamation - Pearl Bright (FR) (Kaldoun)
Raced far side, took keen hold, held up in rear, ridden over 2f out, soon beaten, eased inside final furlong, 13th of 14 in group (op 20-1)
25 (18) [26]
6 83 84 26
b g King's Best (USA) - Pat Or Else (Alzao)
Raced on stands' side, raced in midfield, ridden and no progress over 2f out, hung right over 1f out, 12th of 14 in group
26 (32) [29¾]
6 81 Over-Weights 1 82 14
ch g Zafonic (USA) - Ermine (IRE) (Cadeaux Genereux)
Raced stands' side, chased leaders, ridden over 4f out, soon struggling, well behind last 2f, 13th of 14 in group (jockey said gelding was never travelling) (op 20-1 tchd 25-1 in a place)
27 (14) 10 [39¾]
3 813 103 5
ch c Pivotal - Anna Palariva (IRE) (Caerleon)
Raced far side, chased leaders, ridden and hung right 2f out, soon weakened, heavily eased inside final furlong, 14th of 14 in group (jockey said colt was unsuited by the firm (good to firm in places) ground) (tchd 11-2, 13-2 in a place and 6-1 in places)
28 (20) 15 [54¾]
4 93 t 98
ch c Barathea (IRE) - Well Warned (Warning)
Raced stands' side, steadied start, behind, lost touch 3f out, eased from over 1f out, tailed off, 14th of 14 in group (op 25-1)
  • Off time: 5:34:00 Winning time: 1m 27.17s (slow by 1.47s) Total SP: 140%
  • Non-runners: Atlantic Story (vet's certificate), Express Wish (vet's certificate), Smart Enough (unsuitable ground), Zaahid (unsuitable ground)
  • 1st owner: Dab Hand Racing (Regal Parade) 1st breeder: Highclere Stud And Harry Herbert
  • 2nd owner: Middleham Park Racing LVIII (Dhaular Dhar)
  • 3rd owner: The Earl Cadogan (Jedburgh)
  • Tote win: £49.50 PL: £8.60 £7.90 £3.50 Ex: £1,226.20 CSF: £552.16 Tricast: £9,966.13
  • Jackpot: Not won.
  • Placepot: £2,514.70 to a £1 stake. Pool: £441,743.53. 128.23 winning tickets.
  • Quadpot: £211.30 to a £1 stake. Pool: £20,853.59. 73.02 winning tickets.
  • DBI (SP%): L [Stalls 4-12] 54 (28%) M [13-22] 39 (44%) H [23-32] 57 (28%)
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