Royal Ascot - At The Races

13:25 Ascot 21 Oct 2017

Qipco British Champions Long Distance Cup (Group 2) (Class 1) (3YO plus)

Winner £263,418 - 13 ran

1

1m 7f 209y

Soft (Heavy down the hill to Swinley Bottom)

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Weighed In
Pos. Dist Beaten Horse SP Age / wt OR Jockey / Trainer
1
Royal blue, orange disc, striped sleeves and cap (M Tabor,d Smith,mrsj Magnier,l William)

7. Order Of St George (IRE) (12)

mid-division, headway tracking leaders 6f out, 3rd over 3f out, ridden and hung right 2f out, hung left over 1f out, hung right inside final furlong, stayed on to lead final 50 yards

4/5 Fav 5 9-7 120 R L MooreA P O'Brien
2 ½
Orange, royal blue stars, striped sleeves, orange cap (Te Akau Torcedor(Mngr David Ellis))

10. Torcedor (IRE) (7)

mid-division, headway chasing leaders halfway, 2nd 5f out, ridden to lead entering final 2f, kept on well until headed final 50 yards, battled on

25/1 5 9-7 p 111 C O'DonoghueMrs J Harrington
3 ½
Black, yellow cap (Mr B E Nielsen)

13. Stradivarius (IRE) (5)

held up in mid-division, pushed along chasing leaders and switched left over 3f out, ridden and hung right 2f out, stayed on in 3rd towards finish, not quite pace to challenge

4/1 2Fav 3 8-13 118 L DettoriJ H M Gosden
4
Dark blue, beige epaulets (Mr Norman Brunskill)

12. Mount Moriah (13)

tracked leaders, 2nd 10f out, led 6f out, ridden and headed entering final 2f, chased leader, ridden and edged left over 1f out, lost 2nd inside final furlong, no extra towards finish

66/1 3 8-13 106 Harry BentleyR M Beckett
5 4
Pale blue, campbell tartan hooped sleeves, yellow cap (Lord Blyth)

5. Duretto (11)

held up towards rear, steady headway on outside chasing leaders over 3f out, one pace and held when hung right and slightly hampered over 1f out, weakened inside final furlong

16/1 5 9-7 112 G LeeA M Balding
6 8
Royal blue, red epaulets, dark blue cap (Mr P D Niven)

3. Clever Cookie (1)

held up towards rear2f out, ridden and no impression over 2f out, plugged on final 2f, never a factor

33/1 9 9-7 p 109 J P SpencerP D Niven
7 ½
White, red chevron, hooped sleeves, red cap (Mr Mohammed Jaber)

8. Sheikhzayedroad (8)

tracked leaders, pushed along over 3f out, ridden over 2f out, soon weakened

25/1 8 9-7 h 112 M HarleyD M Simcock
8 24
Black, emerald green hoop and armlets, emerald green cap, black spots (Mr A N Solomons)

6. Nearly Caught (IRE) (10)

held up towards rear, plugged on past beaten horses final 2f, never remotely involved

66/1 7 9-7 109 A KirbyH Morrison
9 14
Light blue, red chevron, dark blue sleeves, white stars, light blue cap, red star (C Benham/ D Whitford/ L Quinn/ K Quinn)

11. Desert Skyline (IRE) (9)

tracked leaders, weakened over 4f out, soon behind and eased

9/1 3 8-13 p 112 S De SousaD R C Elsworth
10
Purple, gold braid, scarlet sleeves, black velvet cap, gold fringe (The Queen)

4. Dartmouth (4)

mid-division, pushed along over 4f out, soon lost place, behind and eased

20/1 5 9-7 115 Jim CrowleySir Michael Stoute
11 ½
Yellow, black and yellow striped sleeves, white cap (W J And T C O Gredley)

1. Big Orange (6)

led after 1f, headed 6f out, pushed along and lost 2nd 5f out, weakened 4f out, soon behind and eased

10/1 6 9-7 p 121 James DoyleM L W Bell
12 shd
Light blue, pink chevrons, light blue sleeves, light blue cap, pink star (Mr R S Brookhouse)

9. Stars Over The Sea (USA) (2)

took keen hold, tracked leader until clipped heels and stumbled 10f out, soon lost place, behind and struggling 5f out, eased, tailed off

100/1 6 9-7 102 Fran BerryH de Bromhead
13 99
Orange, pink hoops, orange cap (Ishtar)

2. Cap'n (IRE) (3)

slowly away, detached throughout, tailed off

150/1 6 9-7 - Mitch GodwinB G Powell
Share Result

Off Time: 13:25:23

Winning Time: 3m 37.84s

Last Updated: 21 Oct 2017 23:51:52

Pos Date Race Details Result SP Age/Wgt Jockey OR Video
1

mid-division, headway tracking leaders 6f out, 3rd over 3f out, ridden and hung right 2f out, hung left over 1f out, hung right inside final furlong, stayed on to lead final 50 yards

4/5 Fav 5 9-7 R L Moore 120
Won/3 22 Apr 2018 Nav 14F Y/Sft  Cl1 Grp3 €35,400 (F) bt Lord Yeats ()   2/9 Fav 69-9 R L Moore 123
Won/5 25 May 2018 Leo 14F GF  Cl1 List €29,500 (F) bt Twilight Payment (¾)   1/10 Fav 69-12 R L Moore 123
4/9 21 Jun 2018 Asc 20F GF  Cl1 Grp1 £283,550 (F) to Stradivarius (4)   7/4 JFav 69-2 R L Moore 123
2 ½

mid-division, headway chasing leaders halfway, 2nd 5f out, ridden to lead entering final 2f, kept on well until headed final 50 yards, battled on

25/1 5 9-7 p C O'Donoghue 111
16/16 31 Mar 2018 Myd 16F Gd  Grp2 2,204,442 AED  (F) to Vazirabad (62) 16/1 69-1 C O'Donoghue 115
Won/6 02 May 2018 Asc 16F Sft  Cl1 Grp3 £34,026 (F) bt Time To Study (5)   9/4 Fav 69-2 C O'Donoghue 115
3/9 21 Jun 2018 Asc 20F GF  Cl1 Grp1 £283,550 (F) to Stradivarius (1)   14/1 69-2 C O'Donoghue 115
3 ½

held up in mid-division, pushed along chasing leaders and switched left over 3f out, ridden and hung right 2f out, stayed on in 3rd towards finish, not quite pace to challenge

4/1 2Fav 3 8-13 L Dettori 118
Won/8 18 May 2018 Yor 14F GF  Cl1 Grp2 £93,572 (F) bt Desert Skyline (3)   4/6 Fav 49-1 L Dettori 118
Won/9 21 Jun 2018 Asc 20F GF  Cl1 Grp1 £283,550 (F) bt Vazirabad (¾)   7/4 JFav 49-1 L Dettori 118
4
Dark blue, beige epaulets (Mr Norman Brunskill)

12. Mount Moriah (13)

tracked leaders, 2nd 10f out, led 6f out, ridden and headed entering final 2f, chased leader, ridden and edged left over 1f out, lost 2nd inside final furlong, no extra towards finish

66/1 3 8-13 Harry Bentley 106
Won/11 21 Apr 2018 Ntt 14F GS  Cl1 List £22,684 (F) bt On To Victory (nk)   11/8 Fav 49-0 Harry Bentley 106
5/8 24 May 2018 San 16F Gd  Cl1 Grp3 £39,697 (F) to Magic Circle ()   7/2 2Fav 49-1 Harry Bentley 106
8/9 21 Jun 2018 Asc 20F GF  Cl1 Grp1 £283,550 (F) to Stradivarius (23)   33/1 49-1 Harry Bentley 111
5 4
Pale blue, campbell tartan hooped sleeves, yellow cap (Lord Blyth)

5. Duretto (11)

held up towards rear, steady headway on outside chasing leaders over 3f out, one pace and held when hung right and slightly hampered over 1f out, weakened inside final furlong

16/1 5 9-7 G Lee 112
5/6 10 May 2018 Chs 13½F Gd  Cl1 Grp3 £56,710 (F) to Idaho ()   11/2 2Fav 69-0 G Lee 112
3/8 16 Jun 2018 Yor 14F GF  Cl1 List £28,355 (F) to Marmelo (1)   18/1 69-3 G Lee 109
3/7 12 Jul 2018 Nmk 12F GF  Cl1 Grp2 £56,710 (F) to Best Solution (¾)   25/1 69-6 G Lee 114
6 8

held up towards rear2f out, ridden and no impression over 2f out, plugged on final 2f, never a factor

33/1 9 9-7 p J P Spencer 109
7/13 31 Mar 2018 Mus 14F Hy  Cl2 Hcp £62,250 (F) to Brandon Castle (16½)   14/1 109-10 J Garritty 108
3/11 21 Apr 2018 Ntt 14F GS  Cl1 List £22,684 (F) to Mount Moriah ()   11/1 109-1 J Garritty 108
6/6 02 May 2018 Asc 16F Sft  Cl1 Grp3 £34,026 (F) to Torcedor (21)   20/1 109-2 J Garritty 108
6/8 18 May 2018 Yor 14F GF  Cl1 Grp2 £93,572 (F) to Stradivarius (12¾)   40/1 109-1 P J McDonald 105
7/8 16 Jun 2018 Yor 14F GF  Cl1 List £28,355 (F) to Marmelo (10¼)   28/1 109-0 J P Spencer 103
9/20 30 Jun 2018 Ncs 16½F St/Slw  Cl2 Hcp £92,385 (F) to Withhold (10)   50/1 109-5 D Allan 103
7 ½

tracked leaders, pushed along over 3f out, ridden over 2f out, soon weakened

25/1 8 9-7 h M Harley 112
3/11 01 Mar 2018 Myd 14F Gd  Grp3 420,390 AED  (F) to Rare Rhythm () 11/1 99-0 M Harley 112
2/16 31 Mar 2018 Myd 16F Gd  Grp2 2,204,442 AED  (F) to Vazirabad (1) 22/1 99-1 M Harley 112
8/8 24 May 2018 San 16F Gd  Cl1 Grp3 £39,697 (F) to Magic Circle (13)   6/1 99-2 M Harley 113
6/9 21 Jun 2018 Asc 20F GF  Cl1 Grp1 £283,550 (F) to Stradivarius (12¼)   33/1 99-2 M Harley 113
8 24

held up towards rear, plugged on past beaten horses final 2f, never remotely involved

66/1 7 9-7 A Kirby 109
4/11 21 Apr 2018 Ntt 14F GS  Cl1 List £22,684 (F) to Mount Moriah (4)   16/1 89-1 R Havlin 109
9/16 23 Jun 2018 Asc 21½F GF  Cl2 £56,025 (F) to Pallasator (35)   9/1 89-7 James Doyle 107
Won/6 07 Jul 2018 San 16F GF  Cl1 List £22,684 (F) bt Platitude ()   9/4 Fav 89-0 James Doyle 107
9 14

tracked leaders, weakened over 4f out, soon behind and eased

9/1 3 8-13 p S De Sousa 112
3/6 02 May 2018 Asc 16F Sft  Cl1 Grp3 £34,026 (F) to Torcedor (8)   7/1 49-6 S De Sousa 112
2/8 18 May 2018 Yor 14F GF  Cl1 Grp2 £93,572 (F) to Stradivarius (3)   10/1 49-4 S De Sousa 112
9/9 21 Jun 2018 Asc 20F GF  Cl1 Grp1 £283,550 (F) to Stradivarius (52)   11/1 49-1 S De Sousa 112
10
Purple, gold braid, scarlet sleeves, black velvet cap, gold fringe (The Queen)

4. Dartmouth (4)

mid-division, pushed along over 4f out, soon lost place, behind and eased

20/1 5 9-7 Jim Crowley 115
11 ½
Yellow, black and yellow striped sleeves, white cap (W J And T C O Gredley)

1. Big Orange (6)

led after 1f, headed 6f out, pushed along and lost 2nd 5f out, weakened 4f out, soon behind and eased

10/1 6 9-7 p James Doyle 121
12/16 31 Mar 2018 Myd 16F Gd  Grp2 2,204,442 AED  (F) to Vazirabad (11¼) 8/1 79-1 L Dettori 121
12 shd

took keen hold, tracked leader until clipped heels and stumbled 10f out, soon lost place, behind and struggling 5f out, eased, tailed off

100/1 6 9-7 Fran Berry 102
15/16 21 Jul 2018 Nbu 16½F GF  Cl2 Hcp £62,250 (F) to Stratum (41)   20/1 79-5 A Kirby 101
13 99

slowly away, detached throughout, tailed off

150/1 6 9-7 Mitch Godwin -
14/15 26 Jan 2018 Hun 16F Sft  Cl4 NovHdl £4,549 (J) to Django Django (27)   100/1 711-4 T E Whelan -
3/3 03 Feb 2018 San 16F Sft  Cl1 HdlList £17,085 (J) to Buveur D'air (41)   100/1 711-0 Brendan Powell -
5/6 17 Feb 2018 Wcn 15½F Sft  Cl1 HdlGd2 £34,170 (J) to Elgin (66)   250/1 711-2 Jack Quinlan -
4/4 05 Mar 2018 Sth 24F Sft  Cl4 NovHdl £4,094 (J) to Good Man Pat (89)   66/1 711-2 Nick Scholfield -
Won/3 22 Mar 2018 Lud 16F GS  Cl3 NovCh £9,487 (J) bt Tree Of Liberty ()   20/1 2Fav 710-12 Brendan Powell 98
10/11 04 Apr 2018 Kmp 8F St  Cl5 £3,881 (F) to Mordin (23)   80/1 79-2 George Downing -
Share Result

Off Time: 13:25:23

Winning Time: 3m 37.84s

Last Updated: 21 Oct 2017 23:51:52

Betting returns
Type Winnings
Betfair SP £1.84
Tote Win £1.80 (7)
Tote Place £1.10 (7) , £4.60 (10) , £1.60 (13)
Tote Swinger £4.40 (7, 10) , £1.80 (7, 13) , £8.60 (10, 13)
Tote Exacta £17.00 (7, 10)
Tote Trifecta £75.80 (7, 10, 13)
CSF £33.83 (7, 10)
Tricast £64.00 (7, 10, 13)
Previous Winners
Year Going Ran Winner Draw Age Weight OR Form Last run Trainer (Distance) Jockey SP Time
2016 Good 10 Sheikhzayedroad 3 7 9 7 - 3-18331 36 days D M Simcock (88 miles) M Harley 11/1 3:31.52
2015 Good to Soft 13 Flying Officer 2 5 9 7 - 1126-11 23 days J Gosden (88 miles) L Dettori 6/1 3:32.19
2014 Heavy 9 Forgotten Rules 7 4 9 7 - 1-1 78 days D K Weld (266 miles) P J Smullen 3/1 3:36.77
2013 Soft 12 Royal Diamond 4 7 9 7 - 321215 34 days J P Murtagh (266 miles) Johnny Murtagh 20/1 3:38.09
2012 Soft 9 Rite Of Passage 3 8 9 7 - 11131-3 510 days D K Weld (266 miles) P J Smullen 8/1 3:35.98
2011 Good 10 Fame And Glory 2 5 9 0 - 5-11124 35 days A P O'Brien (399 miles) J P Spencer 3/1 3:26.50
2010 Good to Soft 8 Tastahil 7 6 9 0 - 028624 20 days B W Hills (27 miles) W Buick 10/3 3:29.90
2009 Good 8 Akmal 3 3 8 4 - 215111 16 days J Dunlop (48 miles) Richard Hills 9/4 3:31.90
2008 Good 9 Veracity 5 4 9 0 - 1225-51 12 days S bin Suroor (88 miles) L Dettori 5/2 3:28.94
2007 Good to Soft 10 Royal And Regal 10 3 8 4 - 1-21833 14 days A Fabre S Pasquier 2/1 3:30.52