15:00 York 16 Jun 2018

Sky Bet Grand Cup Stakes (Listed) (Class 1) (4YO plus)

Winner £28,355 - 8 ran

3

1m 5f 188y

Good to Firm (Good in places)

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Weighed In
Pos. Dist Beaten Horse SP Age / wt OR Jockey / Trainer
1
Royal blue and yellow diabolo, yellow sleeves, royal blue cap (The Fairy Story Partnership & Aziz Khe)

5. Marmelo (1)

tracked leaders, headway to challenge over 2f out, led inside 2f, ridden inside final furlong, held on well

11/8 Fav 5 9-0 114 R L MooreH Morrison
2 nk
Green, pink sash and cap, white sleeves (Mr K Abdullah)

7. Weekender (7)

led, hard pressed over 2f out, ridden and headed inside final furlong, kept on, rallied towards finish, just held

2/1 2Fav 4 9-0 114 L DettoriJ H M Gosden
3 ¾
Pale blue, campbell tartan hooped sleeves, yellow cap (Lord Blyth)

1. Duretto (6)

tracked leaders, driven over 2f out, ridden to challenge and every chance over 1f out, kept on inside final furlong, 3rd and held towards finish

18/1 6 9-3 109 G LeeA M Balding
4
Yellow, dark blue sleeves, yellow stars, yellow cap, dark blue star (Mr Abdulla Al Mansoori)

6. Time To Study (FR) (3)

soon tracked leader, challenged over 2f out, ridden and every chance over 1f out, no extra in 4th final 110 yards

8/1 4 9-0 b1 108 J FanningM Johnston
5 ¾
White, emerald green hoops, white sleeves and cap (Miss K Rausing)

2. Algometer (2)

held up in touch, driven to chase leaders over 2f out, soon ridden, and one pace, never able to challenge

33/1 5 9-0 109 S DonohoeD M Simcock
6 1
Royal blue and purple (quartered), royal blue sleeves and cap (Perfect Match)

4. Duke Of Bronte (8)

held up in last pair, driven to chase leaders over 2f out, soon ridden, never pace to challenge

14/1 4 9-0 104 D TudhopeB R Millman
7 5
Royal blue, red epaulets, dark blue cap (Mr P D Niven)

3. Clever Cookie (5)

held up in last pair, outpaced over 2f out, never involved

28/1 10 9-0 p 103 J P SpencerP D Niven
8
Claret, gold braid, claret sleeves, claret cap, gold tassel (Qatar Racing Limited)

8. Melodic Motion (IRE) (4)

tracked leaders, driven and outpaced 3f out, lost place 2f out, weakened final furlong

10/1 4 8-9 102 Oisin MurphyR M Beckett
Share Result

Off Time: 15:02:07

Winning Time: 2m 54.92s

Last Updated: 17 Jun 2018 10:33:30

Pos Date Race Details Result SP Age/Wgt Jockey OR Video
1
Royal blue and yellow diabolo, yellow sleeves, royal blue cap (The Fairy Story Partnership & Aziz Khe)

5. Marmelo (1)

tracked leaders, headway to challenge over 2f out, led inside 2f, ridden inside final furlong, held on well

11/8 Fav 5 9-0 R L Moore 114
Won/6 14 Jul 2018 Lon 14F   Cl1 Grp2 €74,100 (F) bt Algometer (¾) 59-1 C Soumillon 114
2/10 19 Aug 2018 Dea 15F   Grp2 €74,100 (F) to Holdthasigreen () 59-6 C Soumillon 113
2 nk
Green, pink sash and cap, white sleeves (Mr K Abdullah)

7. Weekender (7)

led, hard pressed over 2f out, ridden and headed inside final furlong, kept on, rallied towards finish, just held

2/1 2Fav 4 9-0 L Dettori 114
2/20 25 Aug 2018 Yor 14F GF  Cl2 Hcp £311,250 (F) to Muntahaa ()   15/2 49-12 L Dettori 112
3/6 16 Sep 2018 Cur 14F Gd/Y  Cl1 Grp1 €285,000 (F) to Flag Of Honour ()   3/1 49-9 L Dettori 114
3 ¾
Pale blue, campbell tartan hooped sleeves, yellow cap (Lord Blyth)

1. Duretto (6)

tracked leaders, driven over 2f out, ridden to challenge and every chance over 1f out, kept on inside final furlong, 3rd and held towards finish

18/1 6 9-3 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
Won/6 01 Sep 2018 Chs 14½F Gd  Cl1 List £20,983 (F) bt Hochfeld (nk)   4/5 Fav 69-3 David Probert 114
4

soon tracked leader, challenged over 2f out, ridden and every chance over 1f out, no extra in 4th final 110 yards

8/1 4 9-0 b1 J Fanning 108
6/20 30 Jun 2018 Ncs 16½F St/Slw  Cl2 Hcp £92,385 (F) to Withhold ()   16/1 49-10 P J McDonald 108
4/5 14 Jul 2018 Yor 14F GF  Cl1 Grp3 £36,862 (F) to Dylan Mouth (9)   4/1 2Fav 49-0 Fran Berry 107
10/13 04 Aug 2018 Gwo 14F GF  Cl2 Hcp £62,250 (F) to Sir Chauvelin (14¾)   20/1 49-10 G Mosse 106
19/20 25 Aug 2018 Yor 14F GF  Cl2 Hcp £311,250 (F) to Muntahaa (44)   33/1 49-6 S De Sousa 106
9/14 14 Sep 2018 Don 14½F GS  Cl2 Hcp £25,876 (F) to Just In Time ()   20/1 49-10 Andrea Atzeni 103
5 ¾
White, emerald green hoops, white sleeves and cap (Miss K Rausing)

2. Algometer (2)

held up in touch, driven to chase leaders over 2f out, soon ridden, and one pace, never able to challenge

33/1 5 9-0 S Donohoe 109
2/6 14 Jul 2018 Lon 14F   Cl1 Grp2 €74,100 (F) to Marmelo (¾) 59-1 R L Moore 108
4/6 18 Aug 2018 Nbu 13½F Gd  Cl1 Grp3 £34,026 (F) to Hamada ()   7/1 59-5 Jim Crowley 112
4/8 14 Sep 2018 Don 18F GS  Cl1 Grp2 £56,710 (F) to Thomas Hobson (8)   8/1 59-5 Oisin Murphy 112
6 1

held up in last pair, driven to chase leaders over 2f out, soon ridden, never pace to challenge

14/1 4 9-0 D Tudhope 104
7 5

held up in last pair, outpaced over 2f out, never involved

28/1 10 9-0 p 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
5/8 08 Sep 2018 Hdo 14F Hy  Cl2 Hcp £38,814 (F) to Reshoun ()   8/1 109-7 R Kingscote 100
7/10 22 Sep 2018 Nmk 18F Gd  Cl2 Hcp £31,125 (F) to Stars Over The Sea (35)   25/1 109-8 T P Queally 98
8

tracked leaders, driven and outpaced 3f out, lost place 2f out, weakened final furlong

10/1 4 8-9 Oisin Murphy 102
6/7 21 Jul 2018 Nmk 12F GF  Cl1 List £22,684 (F) to Worth Waiting ()   13/2 49-2 Oisin Murphy 102
6/9 04 Aug 2018 Nmk 12F GF  Cl1 List £22,684 (F) to Crimson Rosette (11¼)   5/1 49-5 Oisin Murphy 101
Share Result

Off Time: 15:02:07

Winning Time: 2m 54.92s

Last Updated: 17 Jun 2018 10:33:30

Betting returns
Type Winnings
Betfair SP £2.50
Tote Win £2.20 (5)
Tote Place £1.10 (5) , £1.10 (7) , £3.40 (1)
Tote Swinger £4.30 (1, 5) , £5.70 (1, 7) , £1.10 (5, 7)
Tote Exacta £4.20 (5, 7)
Tote Trifecta £42.50 (5, 7, 1)
CSF £4.18 (5, 7)
Previous Winners
Year Going Ran Winner Draw Age Weight OR Form Last run Trainer (Distance) Jockey SP Time
2017 Good to Firm 10 Dal Harraild 13 4 9 3 - 13131-6 35 days W Haggas (163 miles) P Hanagan 3/1 3:02.72
2016 Good 9 Moonrise Landing 10 5 8 9 - 04111-1 57 days R Beckett (251 miles) Fran Berry 10/3 3:00.03
2015 Good 10 Clever Cookie 6 7 9 6 - 11964-1 22 days P Niven (18 miles) P J McDonald 9/4 3:00.79
2014 Good to Soft 12 Clever Cookie 7 6 9 0 - 1118-11 17 days P Niven (18 miles) G Lee 3/1 3:03.14
2013 Good 5 Songcraft 4 5 9 0 - 313430 196 days S bin Suroor (163 miles) S De Sousa 11/10 3:10.18
2012 Good to Firm 5 Cavalryman 2 6 9 0 - 2065-27 56 days S bin Suroor (163 miles) L Dettori 9/4 3:01.24
2011 Good 8 Times Up 3 5 9 0 - 4221-41 20 days J Dunlop (255 miles) E Ahern 5/2 2:59.03
2010 Good to Firm 11 Tactic 1 4 9 0 - 42454-2 28 days J Dunlop (255 miles) J Quinn 10/1 2:54.96
2009 Good to Firm 7 Caracciola 7 12 9 0 - 541905 42 days N Henderson (202 miles) Dale Gibson 7/1 3:02.68
2008 Good 12 Samuel 8 4 9 0 - 32329-3 15 days J Dunlop (255 miles) E Ahern 12/1 2:55.03