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4:40 Ascot 19 Oct 2019

Balmoral Handicap (Sponsored By Qipco)

(Class 2) (3yo+) 1m Str Heavy
1st £155,625 2nd £46,600 3rd £23,300 4th £11,650 5th £5,825 6th £2,925

Error

Pos. (Draw)
Horse / SP
Trainer / Jockey
Jockey
Trainer
Age WGT OR TS RPR MR
1 (21)  
5 96 t 105 95 115
b g Famous Name - Saying Grace (IRE) (Brief Truce)
Held up in last pair, progress over 2f out and still swinging along, switched to outer and ridden over 1f out, swept into the lead just inside final furlong, hung right but stayed on and drew clear
2 (20)
3 98 110 92 114
b g Dubawi (IRE) - Najoum (USA) (Giant's Causeway)
Held up towards rear, progress halfway to join leaders 3f out, ridden to challenge 2f out, kept on but outpaced final furlong (starter reported that the gelding was the subject of a third criteria failure; trainer was informed that the gelding could not run until the day after passing a stalls test)
3 (4) 1 [3¼]
7 96 105 85 108
b g Paco Boy (IRE) - Dont Dili Dali (Dansili)
Tracked leaders, shaken up 2f out, not quicken over 1f out, kept on same pace to take 3rd near finish (jockey said gelding was denied a clear run)
4 (7) ¾ [4]
5 91 100 78 101
ch g Pivotal - Gonfilia (GER) (Big Shuffle)
Prominent, led 3f out, driven 2f out, headed and one pace just inside final furlong
5 (15) [5¾]
6 812 97 70 94
b g Arcano (IRE) - Indian Belle (IRE) (Indian Ridge)
Prominent, tracked leader 3f out going strongly, ridden 2f out, carried head awkwardly and found little under pressure over 1f out, weakened final furlong
6 (19) nse [5¾]
5 98 Extra-Weights 6 107 79 104
b g Clodovil (IRE) - Art Of Gold (Excellent Art)
Prominent on outer, hard ridden 2f out, one pace over 1f out
7 (10) ¾ [6½]
9 813 98 68 93
b g Dansili - Valencia (Kenmare)
Towards rear, pushed along over 2f out, kept on over 1f out but never enough pace to threaten
8 (22) ¾ [7¼]
3 92 104 71 96
b c Zebedee - Cute (Diktat)
Held up in midfield, progress on outer to track leaders 2f out, soon ridden, faded final furlong
9 (6) nk [7½]
6 813 tv1 98 65 91
b g Royal Applause - Danvers (Cape Cross)
Tracked leaders, ridden and close up 2f out to over 1f out, faded final furlong
10 (11) [9¼]
3 813 101 62 89
br g Bated Breath - Bionic (Zafonic)
Held up in midfield, ridden to chase leaders over 1f out but hanging right, weakened final furlong
11 (13) nk [9¾]
3 812 v 100 60 87
b c Dream Ahead (USA) - Black Dahlia (Dansili)
Held up well in rear, ridden and no great progress on outer 2f out
12 (1) nk [10]
5 90 h 99 59 86
b m Vale Of York (IRE) - Cloneden (IRE) (Definite Article)
Steadied start, held up in last pair, shaken up and modest progress over 2f out, no headway over 1f out
13 (17) ½ [10½]
5 812 tp 97 55 83
ch g Pivotal - Macleya (GER) (Winged Love)
Held up towards rear, progress over 2f out, ridden and weakened over 1f out
14 (12) [15]
4 813 ht 98 42 74
b c Galileo (IRE) - Gooseberry Fool (Danehill Dancer)
Held up in midfield, going better than most over 2f out, shaken up well over 1f out, hanging and found nil, soon lost place and slightly impeded, weakened
15 (23) 7 [22]
3 96 108 30 67
b c Poet's Voice - Polar Circle (USA) (Royal Academy)
In touch on outer, ridden and no progress over 2f out, weakened over 1f out
16 (5) [24¼]
7 811 96 12 51
ch g Intikhab (USA) - Bois Joli (IRE) (Orpen)
Chased leaders to 3f out, weakened quickly 2f out
17 (16) ¾ [25]
7 98 107 21 60
ch g Lope De Vega (IRE) - Elshamms (Zafonic)
Started slowly, held up well in rear, some progress 3f out, weakened quickly 2f out
18 (14) 6 [31]
3 90 Extra-Weights 6 102 40
b c Elzaam (AUS) - Ekagra (Barathea)
Led to 3f out, lost place rapidly and soon behind
19 (2) 37 [68]
3 96 108
b c Charm Spirit (IRE) - Marika (Marju)
Prominent, shaken up and weakened quickly over 2f out, heavily eased final furlong, tailed off (jockey said colt boiled over in the preliminaries)
20 (3) [72½]
5 90 102
b g Kyllachy - Welsh Angel (Dubai Destination)
With leaders to over 3f out, weakened rapidly and tailed off 2f out, eased (trainer's rep said gelding was unsuited by the heavy going and would prefer a quicker surface)
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