down cross right results icon premium content video video hollow icon audio lifeNews icon-comment tick starFilled betSlip hot icon-liveCommentary refresh spinner arrow-down

1:00 Sha Tin (HK) 18 Jan 2004

Stewards' Cup (HK Group 1)

(3yo+) 1m Good To Yielding
1st £328,057 2nd £126,618.71 3rd £66,187.05 4th £34,532.37 5th £20,143.88
Pos. (Draw)
Horse / SP
Trainer / Jockey
1 (2)  
4 90 121
b c Gaius (IRE) - Pompeii Pride (NZ) (Pompeii Court)
Settled well in midfield, urged forward after 3f , 4l down at 2f, closed in steadily on leader after 1 1/2f, took over inside final 100yds
2 (11)
4 90 118
b g Danehill (USA) - Ballroom Babe (NZ) (Citidancer)
Jumped well from widest draw and strode to the lead after 7f, 4l lead going into home straight, pressured to stay on final furlong but couldn't hold off winner final stages
3 (7) [3¾]
5 90 113
b g Dolphin Street (FR) - Biraya (Valiyar)
4-wide behind midfield, dropped further back to rear section rounding home turn, rallied well in the straight to be closest at finish
4 (10) [6½]
5 90 108
b g Sadler's Wells (USA) - Darara (IRE) (Top Ville)
Wide at midfield early but dropped steadily to a rearward position, 4-wide turning in and made steady ground in the straight
5 (9) ½ [7]
5 90 107
ch m Danewin (AUS) - Wily Trick (USA) (Clever Trick)
Wide and behind midfield early, dropped to the back after steadying at 6f, improved slightly after 4f but caught widest turning in, made up ground in the final stages
6 (5) ¾ [7¾]
7 90 b 105
ch g Dolphin Street (FR) - Framed (AUS) (Tate Gallery)
2-wide near the rear until straightening, ran past some beaten runners in the straight
7 (8) 8 [15¾]
5 90 b 89
b g Cicerao (IRE) - Pretext (NZ) (Pre Catalan)
Blundered and nearly fell shortly after start then raced in rear, trailed field into home straight and only ran past a backening runner in the straight
8 (4) ¼ [16]
6 90 b 89
ch g St Covet (AUS) - Red Slippers (NZ) (Citidancer)
Ridden to lead early but settled 2 to 3l behind leader from 6f to 2f, couldn't pick up pace on straightening and weakened final stages
9 (6) [19½]
5 90 b 82
b g Pivotal - Witch Of Fife (USA) (Lear Fan)
Near the back early but was pressed to be closer to midfield after 6f, drifted back after 4f despite being pushed and was near the rear on straightening, made no impression thereafter
10 (1) ¼ [19¾]
6 90 81
b g Danehill (USA) - Chinese Justice (USA) (Diesis)
Slowly away and raced near the back, pressured to be closer to midfield 5f out, weakened shortly after straightening
11 (3) dist [49¾]
7 90
b h Desert Style (IRE) - Lady's Vision (IRE) (Vision)
2-wide and 2l behind leader early stages, unable to keep pace after 3f and weakened in the straight
icon-android icon-iphone
The Must-Have App
For The Must-Have Info.

Download our free Racing Post app.
You can get exclusive offers and expert tips, study form, place bets easily and watch live racing.