16:30 Epsom Downs 1 Jun 2018

Investec Oaks (Fillies' Group 1) (Class 1) (3YO only)

Winner £283,550 - 9 ran

5

1m 4f 6y

Soft (Good to Soft in places)

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Weighed In
Pos. Dist Beaten Horse SP Age / wt OR Jockey / Trainer
1
Royal Blue, Orange Disc, Striped Sleeves, Royal Blue cap (Mr M Tabor, D Smith & Mrs John Magni)

4. Forever Together (IRE) (3)

held up in 5th, came to near side in straight, bagged rail soon after, chased leaders, went 2nd over 2f out, ridden to lead entering final 2f, clear over 1f out, stayed on strongly, driven out

7/1 3 9-0 99 D O'BrienA P O'Brien
2
Royal blue (Godolphin)

9. Wild Illusion (1)

tracked leading trio, came to near side and one off the rail in straight, ridden to lead and joined approaching final 2f, headed entering final 2f, stayed on same pace, no chance with winner

5/2 Fav 3 9-0 p 113 W BuickC Appleby
3
Royal Blue, Orange Disc, Striped Sleeves, Orange cap (Mr M Tabor, D Smith & Mrs John Magni)

1. Bye Bye Baby (IRE) (6)

tracked leader, led 10f out, went clear halfway, reduced lead and pushed along 3f out, stayed centre in straight, headed approaching final 2f, soon dropped to 3rd and one pace after

8/1 3 9-0 109 W M LordanA P O'Brien
4 3
Royal blue, orange disc, striped sleeves and cap (M Tabor/d Smith/mrs Magnier/m J Jooste)

7. Magic Wand (IRE) (9)

tracked leading pair, pushed along and came to near side in straight, struggling to go the pace when slightly hampered 3f out, never on terms with leaders after, went modest 4th towards finish

4/1 2Fav 3 9-0 t 104 R L MooreA P O'Brien
5 ½
Purple, white seams, striped sleeves, white cap (Mr D Smith, Mrs J Magnier, Mr M Tab)

3. Flattering (IRE) (5)

led 2f, tracked leader who went clear halfway, stayed centre in straight, 4th and outpaced over 2f out, weakened into 5th towards finish

11/1 3 9-0 - P B BeggyA P O'Brien
6
Red, brown and white striped sleeves (Mr Nicholas Jones)

5. Give And Take (7)

held up and behind, some late minor headway, never on terms

16/1 3 9-0 97 James DoyleW J Haggas
7
Dark blue, light blue epaulets, dark blue and orange striped sleeves, orange cap (Dr Bridget Drew & Mr David J Keast)

8. Perfect Clarity (8)

held up in last trio, pushed along and struggling 4f out, stayed centre in straight initially, never a factor

5/1 3 9-0 100 A KirbyC G Cox
8 59
Purple, white seams, striped sleeves, purple cap (Mr D Smith, Mrs J Magnier, Mr M Tab)

6. I Can Fly (4)

slowly into stride, held up in 6th, stayed centre in straight and some headway, ridden and weakened over 2f out, eased when no chance inside final 2f

9/1 3 9-0 101 J A HeffernanA P O'Brien
9 22
Red, white stripe, striped sleeves (Abdullah Saeed Al Naboodah)

2. Ejtyah (2)

slowly into stride, always behind, tailed off

25/1 3 9-0 - J P SpencerD M Simcock
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Off Time: 16:31:08

Winning Time: 2m 40.39s

Last Updated: 1 Jun 2018 23:50:58

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

held up in 5th, came to near side in straight, bagged rail soon after, chased leaders, went 2nd over 2f out, ridden to lead entering final 2f, clear over 1f out, stayed on strongly, driven out

7/1 3 9-0 D O'Brien 99
2

tracked leading trio, came to near side and one off the rail in straight, ridden to lead and joined approaching final 2f, headed entering final 2f, stayed on same pace, no chance with winner

5/2 Fav 3 9-0 p W Buick 113
2/10 21 Jun 2018 Asc 12F GF  Cl1 Grp2 £113,420 (F) to Magic Wand (4)   9/4 Fav 39-3 W Buick 113
3

tracked leader, led 10f out, went clear halfway, reduced lead and pushed along 3f out, stayed centre in straight, headed approaching final 2f, soon dropped to 3rd and one pace after

8/1 3 9-0 W M Lordan 109
4 3

tracked leading pair, pushed along and came to near side in straight, struggling to go the pace when slightly hampered 3f out, never on terms with leaders after, went modest 4th towards finish

4/1 2Fav 3 9-0 t R L Moore 104
Won/10 21 Jun 2018 Asc 12F GF  Cl1 Grp2 £113,420 (F) bt Wild Illusion (4)   10/3 39-0 R L Moore 104
5 ½

led 2f, tracked leader who went clear halfway, stayed centre in straight, 4th and outpaced over 2f out, weakened into 5th towards finish

11/1 3 9-0 P B Beggy -
Won/9 17 Jun 2018 Cor 12F GF  Cl1 Grp3 €41,300 (F) bt Bloomfield (1)   5/2 J2Fav 38-9 J A Heffernan 101
6

held up and behind, some late minor headway, never on terms

16/1 3 9-0 James Doyle 97
7

held up in last trio, pushed along and struggling 4f out, stayed centre in straight initially, never a factor

5/1 3 9-0 A Kirby 100
5/10 21 Jun 2018 Asc 12F GF  Cl1 Grp2 £113,420 (F) to Magic Wand (10½)   10/1 39-0 A Kirby 100
8 59
Purple, white seams, striped sleeves, purple cap (Mr D Smith, Mrs J Magnier, Mr M Tab)

6. I Can Fly (4)

slowly into stride, held up in 6th, stayed centre in straight and some headway, ridden and weakened over 2f out, eased when no chance inside final 2f

9/1 3 9-0 J A Heffernan 101
9 22
Red, white stripe, striped sleeves (Abdullah Saeed Al Naboodah)

2. Ejtyah (2)

slowly into stride, always behind, tailed off

25/1 3 9-0 J P Spencer -
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Off Time: 16:31:08

Winning Time: 2m 40.39s

Last Updated: 1 Jun 2018 23:50:58

Betting returns
Type Winnings
Betfair SP £9.27
Tote Win £7.70 (4)
Tote Place £2.30 (4) , £1.20 (9) , £2.50 (1)
Tote Swinger £11.10 (1, 4) , £5.90 (1, 9) , £4.50 (4, 9)
Tote Exacta £30.20 (4, 9)
Tote Trifecta £239.10 (4, 9, 1)
CSF £25.19 (4, 9)
Tricast £145.92 (4, 9, 1)
Previous Winners
Year Going Ran Winner Draw Age Weight OR Form Last run Trainer (Distance) Jockey SP Time
2017 Good 9 Enable 9 3 9 0 - 1-31 23 days J Gosden (83 miles) L Dettori 6/1 2:34.13
2016 Good to Soft 9 Minding 4 3 9 0 - 1211-12 12 days A P O'Brien R L Moore 10/11 2:42.66
2015 Good 11 Qualify 2 3 9 0 - 5618-00 12 days A P O'Brien C O'Donoghue 50/1 2:37.41
2014 Good 17 Taghrooda 9 3 9 0 - 1-1 33 days J Gosden (83 miles) P Hanagan 5/1 2:34.89
2013 Good to Soft 11 Talent 3 3 9 0 - 31-1 26 days R Beckett (71 miles) R Hughes 20/1 2:42.00
2012 Good 12 Was 10 3 9 0 - 1-3 16 days A P O'Brien J A Heffernan 20/1 2:38.68
2011 Good 13 Dancing Rain 7 3 9 0 - 2-12 21 days W Haggas (83 miles) Johnny Murtagh 20/1 2:41.73
2010 Good 15 Snow Fairy 15 3 9 0 - 12439-1 16 days E Dunlop (83 miles) R L Moore 9/1 2:35.77
2009 Good 10 Sariska 5 3 9 0 - 1-41 23 days M Bell (83 miles) J P Spencer 9/4 2:35.28
2008 Good 16 Look Here 13 3 9 0 - 1-2 27 days R Beckett (71 miles) S Sanders 33/1 2:36.89