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2:05 Newmarket 15 Oct 2005

VC Bet Challenge Stakes (Group 2)

(Class 1) (3yo+) 7f Row Good To Soft
1st £52,200 2nd £19,800 3rd £9,900 4th £4,500 5th £2,250 6th £1,350
Pos. (Draw)
Horse / SP
Trainer / Jockey
Jockey
Trainer
Age WGT OR TS RPR MR
1 (10)  
5 90 v1 113 119 123
b h Efisio - Mystic Tempo(USA) (El Gran Senor)
Slowly into stride, held up, switched right and headway over 2f out, ridden to lead inside final furlong, ran on well
2 (15)
4 90 114 112 117
b c Indian Ridge(IRE) - Las Flores(IRE) (Sadler's Wells)
Held up in touch, led over 1f out, ridden and headed inside final furlong, soon outpaced (op 11-4 tchd 3-1 in places)
3 (11) 1 [3½]
5 90 108 109 114
br h Nureyev(USA) - Far Across (Common Grounds)
Held up, headway and not clear run over 1f out, stayed on (op 7-1)
4 (8) [7]
4 91 114 101 106
ch f Pivotal - Noble One (Primo Dominie)
Prominent, chased leader 3f out, led well over 1f out, soon headed, weakened inside final furlong (op 5-1)
5 (2) ¾ [7¾]
5 90 112 98 103
b g Pivotal - Midnight's Reward (Night Shift)
Prominent, ridden over 1f out, weakened final furlong (op 11-1)
6 (14) 1 [8¾]
3 812 94 100
b c Storm Cat(USA) - Mariah's Storm(USA) (Rahy)
Held up, headway and not clear run from over 1f out, not trouble leaders (op 33-1)
7 (1) ¾ [9½]
3 812 b1 106 92 98
b c Pivotal - Reddening (Blushing Flame)
Held up in touch, pulled hard, ridden over 1f out, weakened inside final furlong
8 (3) 1 [10½]
3 812 110 90 96
ch c Selkirk(USA) - Portelet (Night Shift)
Held up, pulled hard, headway over 1f out, soon ridden and weakened
9 (7) 1 [11½]
5 90 v1 114 88 93
b g Green Desert(USA) - Ahbab(IRE) (Ajdal)
Led, headed well over 1f out, weakened final furlong (op 10-1)
10 (9) [15]
5 94 b 105 82 88
b h Night Shift(USA) - Incendio (Siberian Express)
Chased leader 4f, ridden when not clear run over 1f out, hampered and eased inside final furlong
11 (13) [16¼]
5 90 110 75 81
ch h Bahamian Bounty - Daanat Nawal (Machiavellian)
Mid-division, not much room and lost place over 5f out, never dangerous after (tchd 20-1)
12 (4) nk [16½]
3 812 109 73 80
b c Seattle Slew(USA) - Zoe Montana(USA) (Seeking The Gold)
Chased leaders, ridden over 2f out, weakened over 1f out (tchd 14-1)
13 (5) 1 [17½]
3 812 t 108 70 77
ch c Dr Fong(USA) - Arctic Air (Polar Falcon)
Dwelt, held up, never dangerous
14 (12) 8 [25½]
3 812 108 47 57
b c Kabool - Valleyrose(IRE) (Royal Academy)
Prominent over 4f (op 50-1)
15 (6) 7 [32½]
3 812 90 27 38
b c Trans Island - Persian Polly (Persian Bold)
Chased leaders, ridden halfway, weakened over 2f out