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14:25 York 25 Aug 2018

Sky Bet Melrose Handicap (Class 2) (3YO only)

Winner £77,812 - 16 ran

1m 5f 188y

Good to Firm

2
Weighed In
Pos. Dist Beaten Horse SP Age / wt OR Jockey / Trainer
1
Royal blue (Godolphin)

5. Ghostwatch (IRE) (1)

soon tracking leader, led going well over 2f out, stayed on well, ridden out

10/1 3 8-13 p 92 W BuickC Appleby
2 ½
Light blue, purple epaulets, quartered cap (Sahara Bloodstock)

11. Supernova (11)

steadied start, held up last, headway and plenty to do when not clear run and switched left inside final 2f, went 2nd final 100 yards, stayed on, not reach winner

6/1 C2Fav 3 8-7 86 J P SpencerD M Simcock
3 1
Red, white star, white sleeves, dark blue stars, dark blue cap (Empire State Racing Partnership)

1. Proschema (IRE) (10)

mid-division on outside, headway over 1f out, kept on inside final furlong, went 3rd towards finish

20/1 3 9-7 100 R KingscoteTom Dascombe
4 nk
Red, red and royal blue check cap (Mr Philip Newton)

6. Mekong (16)

led, ridden and headed 2f out, chased winner until final 100 yards, no extra and lost 3rd towards finish

11/2 Fav 3 8-12 91 D TudhopeSir Michael Stoute
5 hd
Red, white epaulets, diabolo on sleeves (Berkshire Parts & Panels Ltd)

4. Berkshire Blue (IRE) (12)

tracked leaders on inside, pushed along over 2f out, hung right and one pace under pressure over 1f out, kept on same pace inside final furlong

15/2 3 8-13 95 Jason Watson (3)A M Balding
6 ½
Purple and white diamonds, purple sleeves (M Hughes & M Kerr-dineen)

3. Corgi (14)

held up towards rear, headway on inside chasing leaders over 2f out, kept on same pace inside final furlong

6/1 C2Fav 3 9-3 96 Jim CrowleyH Morrison
7
Light blue, black seams, halved sleeves, light blue and black hooped cap (Mr A Dale)

7. Blue Laureate (13)

tracked leaders in 5th, pushed along 4f out, ridden and weakened inside final furlong

16/1 3 8-10 89 P HanaganIan Williams
8 nk
Black, white seams, white and black diabolo on sleeves, white cap (Silvestro Thoroughbreds Pty Ltd)

16. Heart Of Grace (JPN) (5)

towards rear, headway on outside and hung left over 1f out, kept on inside final furlong, never enough pace to threaten

8/1 3 8-2 p1 81 Liam JonesW J Haggas
9 7
Dark blue, pink triple diamond, diamonds on sleeves, dark blue cap, pink diamond (Kerr-dineen, Eason, Fass)

15. Candidate (IRE) (2)

held up in 6th on inside, headway chasing leaders 5f out, weakened 2f out

40/1 3 8-3 82 A MullenH Morrison
10 ½
Dark blue, yellow chevron hoop, yellow cap (Lady Rothschild)

8. Polish (3)

towards rear, behind and struggling 4f out, kept on final furlong, no threat

20/1 3 8-9 88 David ProbertR Charlton
11 1
Light blue, royal blue sleeves, white cap (Chelsea Thoroughbreds-a Few Dollars Mo)

12. Sergio Leone (IRE) (9)

always towards rear

28/1 3 8-5 84 Ben CurtisR Hannon
12 nse
Red, large white spots, black cap (Sohi & Sohi)

10. Shuhood (IRE) (15)

held up in last pair, never involved

25/1 3 8-3 h 87 Andrew Breslin (5)Ian Williams
13
Orange, yellow star, royal blue sleeves, yellow stars, royal blue cap, yellow star (Acorn, Brown, Parker & Scott)

2. Making Miracles (7)

slowly into stride, recovered and soon chasing leading pair, ridden and weakened 2f out

6/1 C2Fav 3 9-6 99 S De SousaM Johnston
14
White, black cross of lorraine (Mr Jon A Thompson)

14. Midnight Wilde (6)

always towards rear

33/1 3 8-3 82 K T O'NeillJ Ryan
15 3
Dark blue and light green diamonds (Mr S Stuckey)

13. Coolongolook (8)

in touch in mid-division, pushed along 3f out, soon weakened

20/1 3 8-3 82 George WoodL M Cumani
16 ¾
Purple, gold chevron hoop, red, purple and gold hooped sleeves, purple cap gold stars (Mr Kai Fai Leung)

9. Lucky Deal (4)

mid-division, headway chasing leaders over 4f out, ridden 2f out, weakened soon after

20/1 3 8-9 88 P J McDonaldM Johnston

Off Time: 14:26:14

Winning Time: 2m 53.87s

Last Updated: 25 Aug 2018 23:52:08

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

soon tracking leader, led going well over 2f out, stayed on well, ridden out

10/1 3 8-13 p W Buick 92
2/10 08 Sep 2018 Asc 12F GF  Cl2 Hcp £62,250 (F) to First Eleven (2L)   5/2 JFav 39-7 W Buick 98
Won/7 05 Oct 2018 Asc 14F Gd  Cl1 List £36,862 (F) bt Mekong (½L)   2/1 Fav 39-1 W Buick 101
2 ½
Light blue, purple epaulets, quartered cap (Sahara Bloodstock)

11. Supernova (11)

steadied start, held up last, headway and plenty to do when not clear run and switched left inside final 2f, went 2nd final 100 yards, stayed on, not reach winner

6/1 C2Fav 3 8-7 J P Spencer 86
3 1

mid-division on outside, headway over 1f out, kept on inside final furlong, went 3rd towards finish

20/1 3 9-7 R Kingscote 100
8/12 15 Sep 2018 Don 14½F Gd  Cl1 Grp1 £421,355 (F) to Kew Gardens (12L)   50/1 39-1 R Kingscote 105
2/12 12 Oct 2018 Yor 14F Gd  Cl2 Hcp £62,250 (F) to Elegiac (4L)   6/1 39-7 R Kingscote 105
4 nk
Red, red and royal blue check cap (Mr Philip Newton)

6. Mekong (16)

led, ridden and headed 2f out, chased winner until final 100 yards, no extra and lost 3rd towards finish

11/2 Fav 3 8-12 D Tudhope 91
Won/7 08 Sep 2018 Hdo 14F Hy  Cl2 Hcp £62,250 (F) bt Natural History (7L)   9/4 Fav 38-11 R L Moore 94
2/7 05 Oct 2018 Asc 14F Gd  Cl1 List £36,862 (F) to Ghostwatch (½L)   11/4 2Fav 39-1 R L Moore 102
5 hd

tracked leaders on inside, pushed along over 2f out, hung right and one pace under pressure over 1f out, kept on same pace inside final furlong

15/2 3 8-13 Jason Watson (3) 95
6 ½
Purple and white diamonds, purple sleeves (M Hughes & M Kerr-dineen)

3. Corgi (14)

held up towards rear, headway on inside chasing leaders over 2f out, kept on same pace inside final furlong

6/1 C2Fav 3 9-3 Jim Crowley 96
7
Light blue, black seams, halved sleeves, light blue and black hooped cap (Mr A Dale)

7. Blue Laureate (13)

tracked leaders in 5th, pushed along 4f out, ridden and weakened inside final furlong

16/1 3 8-10 P Hanagan 89
8 nk

towards rear, headway on outside and hung left over 1f out, kept on inside final furlong, never enough pace to threaten

8/1 3 8-2 p1 Liam Jones 81
4/9 07 Sep 2018 Mai 14F   List €34,650 (F) to Lillian Russell (2L) 38-12 C Soumillon 81
9 7

held up in 6th on inside, headway chasing leaders 5f out, weakened 2f out

40/1 3 8-3 A Mullen 82
4/10 27 Sep 2018 Kmp 12F St/Slw  Cl4 Hcp £6,469 (F) to Envoy (2¾L)   5/1 39-3 Andrea Atzeni 81
6/11 09 Oct 2018 Les 12F Gd  Cl4 Hcp £5,693 (F) to Spirit Ridge (9½L)   5/1 39-2 F Norton 80
10 ½
Dark blue, yellow chevron hoop, yellow cap (Lady Rothschild)

8. Polish (3)

towards rear, behind and struggling 4f out, kept on final furlong, no threat

20/1 3 8-9 David Probert 88
3/7 16 Sep 2018 Ffl 16F Sft  Cl4 Hcp £6,728 (F) to Altra Vita (5¼L)   11/8 Fav 39-4 Kieran Shoemark 84
11 1

always towards rear

28/1 3 8-5 Ben Curtis 84
8/10 19 Sep 2018 San 10F Gd  Cl4 Hcp £6,469 (F) to Knight Errant (13¾L)   9/1 39-7 Tom Marquand 82
12 nse

held up in last pair, never involved

25/1 3 8-3 h Andrew Breslin (5) 87
2/6 18 Sep 2018 Yar 11½F GF  Cl2 Hcp £15,002 (F) to Protected Guest (1¼L)   8/1 38-9 Oisin Murphy 86
3/6 10 Oct 2018 Lud 16F GF  Cl4 MdnHdl £5,588 (J) to Captain Kissinger (1L)   1/3 Fav 311-0 T J O'Brien -
13

slowly into stride, recovered and soon chasing leading pair, ridden and weakened 2f out

6/1 C2Fav 3 9-6 S De Sousa 99
12/33 13 Oct 2018 Nmk 18F GF  Cl2 Hcp £307,250 (F) to Low Sun (17½L)   20/1 38-8 J Fanning 99
14

always towards rear

33/1 3 8-3 K T O'Neill 82
4/7 15 Sep 2018 Mus 14F Gd  Cl3 Hcp £14,879 (F) to Artarmon (5L)   9/2 38-13 Callum Rodriguez 82
10/12 12 Oct 2018 Yor 14F Gd  Cl2 Hcp £62,250 (F) to Elegiac (35L)   40/1 38-0 Darragh Keenan 84
15 3
Dark blue and light green diamonds (Mr S Stuckey)

13. Coolongolook (8)

in touch in mid-division, pushed along 3f out, soon weakened

20/1 3 8-3 George Wood 82
5/11 09 Oct 2018 Les 12F Gd  Cl4 Hcp £5,693 (F) to Spirit Ridge (8¾L)   20/1 39-4 J P Spencer 82
16 ¾
Purple, gold chevron hoop, red, purple and gold hooped sleeves, purple cap gold stars (Mr Kai Fai Leung)

9. Lucky Deal (4)

mid-division, headway chasing leaders over 4f out, ridden 2f out, weakened soon after

20/1 3 8-9 P J McDonald 88
Pace Summary
Prominent racers Position Raced in rear Position
Ghostwatch 1st Supernova 2nd
Mekong 4th Corgi 6th
Berkshire Blue 5th Heart Of Grace 8th
Blue Laureate 7th Polish 10th
Sergio Leone 11th
Shuhood 12th
Midnight Wilde 14th
Betting returns
Type Winnings
Betfair SP £15.21
Tote Win £11.30 (5)
Tote Place £2.60 (5) , £1.90 (11) , £5.00 (1) , £1.90 (6)
Tote Swinger £31.80 (1, 5) , £35.50 (1, 11) , £14.70 (5, 11)
Tote Exacta £101.30 (5, 11)
Tote Trifecta £1267.50 (5, 11, 1)
CSF £63.75 (5, 11)
Tricast £1219.82 (5, 11, 1)