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2:50 Pontefract 19 Oct 2020

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(Class 4) (0-85, 3yo+) (1m2f5yds) 1m2f Soft
1st £5,498.65 2nd £1,636.25 3rd £817.70 4th £408.85 5th £300 6th £300 7th £300


Pos. (Draw)
Horse / SP
Trainer / Jockey
1 (1)  
5 912 84 51 92
b g Cape Cross (IRE) - Opinionated (IRE) (Dubai Destination)
Close up, ridden and went second 2f out, soon switched to near side, challenging when carried badly left from over 1f out, led inside final 110yds, just prevailed (op 11/4)
2 (7) nse
3 810 72 38 79
b g Nathaniel (IRE) - Simply Shining (IRE) (Rock Of Gibraltar)
Sweating, led, raced wide early, against rail after 1f, ridden and increased tempo 2f out, soon switched to near side, hard pressed and hung badly left from over 1f out, headed but rallied inside final 110yds, just denied (op 6/1 tchd 11/2 and tchd 17/2)
3 (4) 1 [1]
5 910 82 46 87
b g Assertive - Gambatte (One Cool Cat)
In touch with leaders, ridden and outpaced over 2f out, rallied up the centre over 1f out, went third inside final furlong, ran on final 110yds (op 10/3 tchd 9/2)
4 (6) [5¾]
11 98 80 34 76
ch g Teofilo (IRE) - Field Of Hope (IRE) (Selkirk)
Raced wide, towards rear and, outpaced over 2f out, switched right towards near side over 1f out, some headway and went fourth final 110yds, made no impression (tchd 5/1)
5 (3) hd [6]
3 92 78 31 73
b g Casamento (IRE) - Dubai Sunrise (USA) (Seeking The Gold)
Slowly into stride, in touch with leaders on inner, headway and went third up the centre over 1f out, soon carried left, switched right and ridden 1f out, drifted right and weakened final 110yds (op 16/1 tchd 14/1)
6 (2) [7¼]
5 811 69 19 62
b g Lawman (FR) - Ydillique (IRE) (Sadler's Wells)
Held up in last, ridden up the centre under 2f out, soon no impression, beaten inside final furlong (tchd 33/1)
7 (5) 23 [30¼]
3 91 77 24
ch g Dutch Art - Provenance (Galileo)
Took keen hold, tracked leader, ridden and lost second 2f out, soon switched to near side, weakened over 1f out, eased when no chance final 110yds (vet said gelding was lame right-hind) (op 3/1 tchd 10/3)
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