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10:38 Saratoga (USA) 6 Sep 2021

Hopeful Stakes (Grade 1) (2yo) (Main Track) (Dirt)

(2yo) 7f Standard
1st £120,437.96 2nd £43,795.62 3rd £26,277.37 4th £13,138.69 5th £8,759.12 6th £1,094.89 7th £1,094.89 8th £1,094.89 9th £1,094.89 10th £1,094.89 11th £1,094.89
Pos. (Draw)
Horse / SP
Trainer / Jockey
Jockey
Trainer
Age WGT OR TS RPR MR
1 (3)  
2 88 b 111
bb c Gun Runner (USA) - Simple Surprise (USA) (Cowboy Cal)
Bumped rival start and slowly into stride, soon disputed lead on inside, led narrowly over 2f out, shaken up under 2f out, kicked clear entering final furlong, kept on
2 (6)
2 810 97
bb c Practical Joke (USA) - Numero D'Oro (USA) (Medaglia d'Oro)
Stumbled start, moved up to race in 5th 4f out, went 2nd under 2f out and soon ridden, no chance with winner
3 (9) 3 [8¾]
2 88 87
bb c Distorted Humor (USA) - Santa Vindi (USA) (Vindication)
Mid-division on inside, ridden along over 2f out, went 3rd entering final furlong, no impression on leading pair
4 (8) ½ [9¼]
2 810 b 88
b c Gormley (USA) - Champagne Sue (USA) (Elusive Quality)
Raced in 4th, briefly went 3rd 1 1/2f out, dropped to 4th again entering final furlong, kept on same pace
5 (10) [10¾]
2 88 82
b c Nyquist (USA) - Dream Dance (USA) (Afleet Alex)
Mid-division, ridden and switched to outside under 2f out, no impression on leaders, kept on
6 (11) 2 [12¾]
2 88 77
b g Cross Traffic (USA) - Rebirth (USA) (Malagra)
Raced towards rear of mid-division, never on terms
7 (1) nk [13]
2 86 74
ch c Violence (USA) - Pulpit Angel (USA) (Pulpit)
Towards rear, never dangerous
8 (7) [18¾]
2 88 b 60
b r Gormley (USA) - Green Eyed Cat (USA) (Tale Of The Cat)
Disputed lead on outside, headed over 2f out, weakened final 1 1/2f
9 (4) [26½]
2 88 39
b c Point Of Entry (USA) - Divine Presence (USA) (A.P. Indy)
Bumped rival start, soon detached in rear, never a factor
10 (2) [29¼]
2 88 32
b c American Freedom (USA) - Fabiana's Flash (CAN) (City Zip)
Disputed lead between horses, lost position over 2f out, soon weakened, eased
11 (5) 19 [48¼]
2 89 Over-Weights 3 b
ch c Street Boss (USA) - Jennys Prayer (USA) (Tapit)
Mid-division on inside, dropped back over 3f out, soon in rear
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