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3:40 Ascot 8 May 2021

tote+ Victoria Cup (Heritage Handicap)

(Class 2) (4yo+) 7f Soft
1st £38,655 2nd £18,127.50 3rd £9,067.50 4th £4,530 5th £2,265 6th £1,132.50

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Pos. (Draw)
Horse / SP
Trainer / Jockey
Jockey
Trainer
Age WGT OR TS RPR MR
1 (24)  
4 90 100 81 112
b c Cable Bay (IRE) - Little Nymph (Emperor Fountain)
Raced near side, midfield, ridden over 2f out, good headway from over 1f out, kept on strongly inside final furlong, led final 110yds, all out, 1st of 18 in group (tchd 12/1)
2 (17) ½
5 82 h1 88 67 98
b g Sakhee's Secret - Tearsforjoy (USA) (Street Cry)
Raced near side, held up in behind leaders, going easily over 2f out, ridden and challenging 2f out, led inside final furlong, headed by winner final 110yds, kept on, 2nd of 18 in group (op 125/1 tchd 150/1)
3 (25) hd [¾]
7 93 t 103 81 112
b g Famous Name - Saying Grace (IRE) (Brief Truce)
Slowly away, raced near side, towards rear, going easily but waiting for room over 2f out, soon switched left, in the clear over 1f out, ran on well inside final furlong, went third towards finish, nearest finish, 3rd of 18 in group (op 16/1 tchd 14/1 and tchd 20/1)
4 (14) ¾ [1½]
5 712 Over-Weights 1 p 89 65 96
ro g Kyllachy - Flycatcher (IRE) (Medicean)
Raced near side, led group, ridden over 2f out, soon hard pressed, battled on but headed inside final furlong, kept on, lost third towards finish, 4th of 18 in group (tchd 14/1)
5 (16) ¾ [2¼]
4 84 p 90 64 95
ch g Speightstown (USA) - Summer Surprice (FR) (Le Havre)
Raced near side, prominent, going okay and chased leader over 2f out, ridden 2f out, outpaced over 1f out, kept on but held inside final furlong, 5th of 18 in group (op 25/1)
6 (23) nse [2¼]
4 812 98 71 103
b g Cable Bay (IRE) - Hadeeya (Oratorio)
Raced near side, midfield, ridden and outpaced 2f out, drifted left and stayed on over 1f out, kept on inside final furlong, never dangerous, 6th of 18 in group (op 22/1)
7 (15) ¾ [3]
8 813 v 99 70 102
b g Royal Applause - Danvers (Cape Cross)
Steadied start, raced near side, held up in last, going easily but still plenty to do over 2f out, soon shaken up and switched left, reminders and ran on well over 1f out, kept on inside final furlong, not pace to challenge, 7th of 18 in group (op 11/1 tchd 10/1)
8 (9) ½ [3½]
6 89 95 64 97
b g Canford Cliffs (IRE) - Abhasana (IRE) (Hawk Wing)
Steadied start, switched sharply left and raced near side, towards rear of midfield, ridden over 2f out, headway over 1f out, stayed on inside final furlong, nearest finish, 8th of 18 in group
9 (20) shd [3½]
4 86 92 60 93
bb g Night Of Thunder (IRE) - Blameless (IRE) (Authorized)
Raced near side, midfield, ridden and headway to challenge over 2f out, every chance over 1f out, weakened quickly inside final furlong, 9th of 18 in group (op 6/1)
10 (29) hd [3¾]
4 85 91 58 92
b g Pivotal - Sunrise Star (Shamardal)
Raced near side, prominent, ridden and brief headway over 2f out, soon edged right and lost ground, kept on final 110yds, 10th of 18 in group (op 17/2 tchd 9/1)
11 (27) [5]
4 93 103 66 101
ch g Starspangledbanner (AUS) - French Flirt (Peintre Celebre)
Took keen hold, raced near side, held up in behind leaders, going okay but bit short of room over 2f out, soon switched left and ridden, kept on but no impression inside final furlong, 11th of 18 in group (vet said gelding lost right fore shoe) (op 10/1)
12 (26) ¾ [5¾]
9 811 104 65 100
b g Oasis Dream - Balalaika (Sadler's Wells)
Raced near side, held up in midfield, outpaced over 3f out, reminders 2f out, stayed on from over 1f out, no impression inside final furlong, 12th of 18 in group (op 14/1 tchd 12/1)
13 (12) ½ [6¼]
5 811 97 56 91
b g Slade Power (IRE) - Electra Star (Shamardal)
Raced far side, led group, ridden 2f out, weakened gradually from over 1f out, 1st of 9 in group (op 22/1)
14 (5) ½ [6¾]
6 83 t 89 46 82
b g Intense Focus (USA) - Ziria (IRE) (Danehill Dancer)
Raced far side, towards rear, switched left 3f out, ridden and brief headway over 2f out, weakened gradually from over 1f out, 2nd of 9 in group (op 40/1)
15 (13) ½ [7¼]
5 911 111 66 103
b g Heeraat (IRE) - Virtuality (USA) (Elusive Quality)
Raced near side, tracked leaders, pushed along over 2f out, soon made challenge, ridden and weakened over 1f out, no extra and eased final 110yds, 13th of 18 in group (op 16/1)
16 (2) nk [7½]
5 89 95 49 86
b g Kodiac - Folegandros Island (FR) (Red Rocks)
Raced far side, held up in behind leaders, ridden and made challenge 2f out, weakened gradually over 1f out, 3rd of 9 in group (op 16/1)
17 (18) nk [8]
4 82 91 44 81
b g Hallowed Crown (AUS) - Queen Wasp (IRE) (Shamardal)
Raced near side, held up in rear, switched right and ridden 2f out, minor headway from over 1f out, stayed on, 14th of 18 in group (op 25/1 tchd 28/1)
18 (19) 1 [9]
4 711 p 88 38 76
ch g Mayson - La Adelita (IRE) (Anabaa)
Raced near side, midfield, ridden 3f out, outpaced and well held from 2f out, made no impression, 15th of 18 in group (tchd 25/1)
19 (1) ½ [9½]
7 80 Over-Weights 2 91 39 77
ch g Arcano (IRE) - Causeway Queen (IRE) (Giant's Causeway)
Raced far side, towards rear, good headway 3f out, ridden and challenging 2f out, soon hung left and tried to bite rival, weakened gradually from over 1f out, 4th of 9 in group (op 28/1)
20 (8) [10¾]
5 86 95 39 78
br g Heeraat (IRE) - Tomintoul Magic (IRE) (Holy Roman Emperor)
Raced far side, close up, ridden over 2f out, drifted left and weakened over 1f out, 5th of 9 in group (op 80/1 tchd 50/1)
21 (22) ½ [11¼]
10 811 100 42 82
b g Dubawi (IRE) - Katrina (IRE) (Ela-Mana-Mou)
Raced near side, chased leaders, ridden and lost ground quickly over 2f out, well beaten from over 1f out, kept on inside final 110yds, 16th of 18 in group (op 22/1 tchd 20/1)
22 (28) hd [11¼]
5 86 92 33 73
b g Noble Mission - Destiny Calls (USA) (With Approval)
Raced near side, midfield, ridden over 2f out, soon weakened, 17th of 18 in group (op 18/1)
23 (4) [13¾]
5 811 97 30 72
b g Compton Place - Amirah (IRE) (Holy Roman Emperor)
Raced far side, towards rear, ridden over 2f out, switched right over 1f out, minor headway inside final furlong, no extra final 110yds, 6th of 9 in group
24 (21) [18]
4 86 w1 t 92 12 56
b c Kingman - Ashley Hall (USA) (Maria's Mon)
Raced near side, tracked leaders, ridden 3f out, soon lost position, weakened and dropped to last over 1f out, 18th of 18 in group (op 66/1)
25 (3) 2 [20]
6 83 89 3 48
b g Lawman (FR) - Aunt Nicola (Reel Buddy)
Raced far side, prominent, ridden and close up 2f out, soon weakened, eased inside final furlong, 7th of 9 in group (op 40/1)
26 (6) ½ [20½]
7 88 94 6 51
b g Excelebration (IRE) - Bahia Breeze (Mister Baileys)
Raced far side, held up in behind leaders, ridden over 2f out, soon hung left and beaten, no extra inside final furlong, 8th of 9 in group (op 50/1 tchd 100/1)
27 (11) [23]
4 80 89 40
b g Siyouni (FR) - Desert Sunrise (Green Desert)
Raced far side, held up in midfield, pushed along over 3f out, ridden and outpaced over 2f out, soon lost position and beaten, eased inside final furlong, 9th of 9 in group (op 11/1 tchd 10/1)
  • 27 ran Off time: 3:42:09 Winning time: 1m 30.95s (slow by 5.25s) Total SP: 136%
  • Non-runners: Lethal Lunch (unsuitable ground), Walhaan (unsuitable ground)
  • 1st owner: Trevor Fox (River Nymph) 1st breeder: T H S Fox
  • 2nd owner: John Marriott (Eagleway)
  • 3rd owner: Withernsea Thoroughbred Limited (Escobar)
  • Tote win: £14.80 PL: £3.60 £27.60 £4.60 Ex: £1,678.20 CSF: £743.14 Tricast: £14,786.17 Trifecta: £52,887.20
  • DBI (SP%): L [Stalls 1-11] 19 (20%) M [12-20] 73 (36%) H [21-29] 58 (44%)
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