16:20 Ascot 20 Jun 2018

Prince Of Wales's Stakes (Group 1) (British Champions Series) (Class 1) (4YO plus)

Winner £425,325 - 7 ran

4

1m 1f 212y

Good to Firm (Watered)

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Weighed In
Pos. Dist Beaten Horse SP Age / wt OR Jockey / Trainer
1
Royal blue, yellow chevron, yellow cap, royal blue spots (Mr Saeed Suhail)

6. Poet's Word (IRE) (1)

held up in 5th, good headway on outside over 2f out, 2nd entering final 2f, led over 1f out, soon ridden clear, stayed on strongly

11/2 2Fav 5 9-0 119 James DoyleSir Michael Stoute
2
Black and white (halved), sleeves reversed, red cap (Mr A E Oppenheimer)

2. Cracksman (5)

slowly into stride and never travelling in 4th, headway on outside and forced wide on home turn, ridden to lead approaching final 2f, headed over 1f out, kept on same pace, no chance with winner

2/5 Fav 4 9-0 130 L DettoriJ H M Gosden
3 8
Royal blue (Godolphin)

5. Hawkbill (USA) (3)

tracked leader 2f, 2nd again on inside over 2f out until just inside final 2f, soon not quicken, no chance with 1st 2, kept on for 3rd

11/1 5 9-0 b 122 W BuickC Appleby
4 ¾
Dark blue (Mrs Magnier/m Tabor/d Smith/m Jooste)

1. Cliffs Of Moher (IRE) (2)

held up well of the pace in last pair, plugged on into 4th over 1f out and close don 3rd, no chance with 1st 2

10/1 4 9-0 t 115 R L MooreA P O'Brien
5
Royal blue, white hoops, grey sleeves, royal blue and white quartered cap (Sir Peter Vela)

4. Eminent (IRE) (4)

raced keenly in front, headed approaching final 2f, soon lost 2nd, outpaced and no threat after, weakened

16/1 4 9-0 116 Oisin MurphyM Meade
6
White, black and white check sleeves (Mme J P Angelini)

7. Royal Julius (IRE) (7)

tracked leading pair, 2nd 8f out until pushed along over 2f out, soon beaten

66/1 5 9-0 114 G MosseJ Reynier
7 16
Yellow, dark blue sleeves, yellow stars, yellow cap, dark blue star (Mr Abdulla Al Mansoori)

3. Desert Encounter (IRE) (6)

always behind and off the pace, no chance when hung right over 2f out

40/1 6 9-0 h 113 J P SpencerD M Simcock
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Off Time: 16:20:39

Winning Time: 2m 3.51s

Last Updated: 1 Nov 2018 13:05:15

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

held up in 5th, good headway on outside over 2f out, 2nd entering final 2f, led over 1f out, soon ridden clear, stayed on strongly

11/2 2Fav 5 9-0 James Doyle 119
Won/7 28 Jul 2018 Asc 12F GF  Cl1 Grp1 £708,875 (F) bt Crystal Ocean (nk)   7/4 2Fav 59-7 James Doyle 126
2/8 22 Aug 2018 Yor 10½F GF  Cl1 Grp1 £602,544 (F) to Roaring Lion ()   8/5 Fav 59-6 James Doyle 130
2
Black and white (halved), sleeves reversed, red cap (Mr A E Oppenheimer)

2. Cracksman (5)

slowly into stride and never travelling in 4th, headway on outside and forced wide on home turn, ridden to lead approaching final 2f, headed over 1f out, kept on same pace, no chance with winner

2/5 Fav 4 9-0 L Dettori 130
Won/8 20 Oct 2018 Asc 10F Sft  Cl1 Grp1 £737,230 (F) bt Crystal Ocean (6)   5/6 Fav 49-5 L Dettori 125
3 8

tracked leader 2f, 2nd again on inside over 2f out until just inside final 2f, soon not quicken, no chance with 1st 2, kept on for 3rd

11/1 5 9-0 b W Buick 122
4/7 07 Jul 2018 San 10F GF  Cl1 Grp1 £448,363 (F) to Roaring Lion (4)   15/2 59-7 W Buick 120
?/10 15 Sep 2018 Woo 12F Fm  $189,000 (F) to Johnny Bear 7/4 Fav 59-0 J P Spencer 119
4 ¾

held up well of the pace in last pair, plugged on into 4th over 1f out and close don 3rd, no chance with 1st 2

10/1 4 9-0 t R L Moore 115
3/5 23 Jun 2018 Asc 12F GF  Cl1 Grp2 £127,598 (F) to Crystal Ocean ()   10/1 49-1 J A Heffernan 115
3/7 07 Jul 2018 San 10F GF  Cl1 Grp1 £448,363 (F) to Roaring Lion ()   12/1 49-7 J A Heffernan 114
3/18 20 Oct 2018 Cau 12F   HcpGrp1 3,150,000 AUD (F) to Best Solution () 48-13 J Bowman -
PU/24 06 Nov 2018 Flm 16F Hy  Cl1 HcpGrp1 4,033,305 AUD (F) to Cross Counter 20/1 48-13 R L Moore 116
5

raced keenly in front, headed approaching final 2f, soon lost 2nd, outpaced and no threat after, weakened

16/1 4 9-0 Oisin Murphy 116
6/8 14 Jul 2018 Asc 8F GF  Cl1 Grp2 £76,558 (F) to Beat The Bank (4)   8/1 49-1 C O'Donoghue 113
5/7 03 Aug 2018 Gwo 12F GF  Cl1 Grp3 £56,710 (F) to Mirage Dancer (7)   6/1 49-1 C O'Donoghue 112
6

tracked leading pair, 2nd 8f out until pushed along over 2f out, soon beaten

66/1 5 9-0 G Mosse 114
9/11 09 Sep 2018 Lon 8F   Grp1 €283,500 (F) to Recoletos () 59-4 T Bachelot 114
4/9 06 Oct 2018 Lon 9½F Gd  Grp2 €126,000 (F) to Alignement () 33/1 59-6 T Bachelot 114
7 16

always behind and off the pace, no chance when hung right over 2f out

40/1 6 9-0 h J P Spencer 113
2/7 21 Jul 2018 Nbu 10F GF  Cl1 List £20,983 (F) to Emotionless (2)   9/2 69-6 Andrea Atzeni 112
6/7 28 Jul 2018 Asc 12F GF  Cl1 Grp1 £708,875 (F) to Poet's Word (21)   33/1 69-7 Andrea Atzeni 112
Won/5 25 Aug 2018 Wnd 11½F Gd  Cl1 List £20,983 (F) bt Game Starter ()   11/2 69-5 Harry Bentley 111
3/7 22 Sep 2018 Nbu 11F Sft  Cl1 Grp3 £34,026 (F) to Young Rascal (½)   4/1 69-3 Harry Bentley 114
Won/11 13 Oct 2018 Woo 12F Gd  $504,000 (F) bt Thundering Blue 5/1 69-0 Andrea Atzeni 114
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Off Time: 16:20:39

Winning Time: 2m 3.51s

Last Updated: 1 Nov 2018 13:05:15

Betting returns
Type Winnings
Betfair SP £8.46
Tote Win £6.60 (6)
Tote Place £2.00 (6) , £1.10 (2)
Tote Swinger £1.80 (2, 5) , £1.20 (2, 6) , £3.70 (5, 6)
Tote Exacta £9.80 (6, 2)
Tote Trifecta £49.50 (6, 2, 5)
CSF £8.03 (6, 2)
Previous Winners
Year Going Ran Winner Draw Age Weight OR Form Last run Trainer (Distance) Jockey SP Time
2017 Good to Firm 8 Highland Reel 6 5 9 0 - 7212-71 19 days A P O'Brien (399 miles) R L Moore 9/4 2:05.04
2016 Soft 6 My Dream Boat 3 4 9 0 - 1011-15 22 days C Cox (43 miles) A Kirby 16/1 2:11.38
2015 Good to Firm 9 Free Eagle 4 4 9 0 - 12-13 242 days D K Weld (266 miles) P J Smullen 5/2 2:05.07
2014 Good to Firm 8 The Fugue 7 5 8 11 - 71122-0 81 days J Gosden (88 miles) W Buick 11/2 2:01.90
2013 Good to Firm 11 Al Kazeem 9 5 9 0 - 2221-11 24 days R Charlton (57 miles) James Doyle 11/4 2:03.06
2012 Good 11 So You Think 7 6 9 0 - 1426-41 24 days A P O'Brien (399 miles) J P O'Brien 4/5 2:03.86
2011 Good 7 Rewilding 6 4 9 0 - 21316-1 81 days M Al Zarooni (88 miles) L Dettori 17/2 2:04.24
2010 Good to Firm 12 Byword 8 4 9 0 - 144-112 24 days A Fabre M Guyon 5/2 2:05.35
2009 Good to Firm 8 Vision D'Etat 7 4 9 0 - 1115-31 52 days E Libaud O Peslier 4/1 2:06.90
2008 Good to Firm 12 Duke Of Marmalade 13 4 9 0 - 2423-11 24 days A P O'Brien (399 miles) Johnny Murtagh Evens 2:05.35