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Royal Ascot Fri, 23rd Jun, 2006

Going - Good to Firm. 

KING GEORGE V STAKES (HERITAGE HANDICAP) of £55000.00 3-y-o 1m. 4f.

1st - £34276.00, 2nd - £10263.00, 3rd - £5132.00, 4th - £2569.00 19 Ran

1st Linas Selection (GB) 8-9 (Mrs R J Jacobs)
(0:14.72 3.75 secs faster on today's going ) (Drawn 7)
Selkirk (USA) - Lines Of Beauty (USA)(Line In The Sand (USA))

SP 9/2

Mark Johnston

K Darley

loading past form
prominent, led over 2f out, driven clear, eased close home
2nd3.5L Enjoy The Moment (GB) 8-3 (Lynn Wilson & Martin Landau)
(Drawn 3)
Generous (IRE) - Denial (GB)(Sadler's Wells (USA))

SP 50/1

Jamie Osborne

Craig Williams

loading past form
towards rear, headway over 2f out, went 2nd 1f out, but no chance with winner
3rd1.75L Bandama (IRE) 8-10 (Lady Clague)
(Drawn 11)
Green Desert (USA) - Orinoco (IRE)(Darshaan)
Breeder - Newberry Stud Farm Ltd

SP 7/1

Mrs A Perrett

R L Moore

loading past form
in touch, ridden 3f out, went 2nd over 1f out, kept on same pace, not trouble winner
4th0.5L Lake Poet (IRE) 8-8 (Mr Mohammed Rashid)
(Drawn 14)
Galileo (IRE) - Lyric (GB)(Lycius (USA))

SP 9/1

C E Brittain

K McEvoy

loading past form
held up, headway 2f out, stayed on well final furlong, nearest finish
5th0.5L London Express (IRE) 8-9 (Mr Leung Kai Fai & Mr Vincent Leung)
(Drawn 13)
King Charlemagne (USA) - Robin (GB)(Slip Anchor)

SP 25/1

Mark Johnston

R Winston

loading past form
in touch on inner, ridden over 3f out, outpaced over 2f out, stayed on again from over 1f out but not reach leaders
6th0.75L Doctor Scott (GB) 8-0 (Irene White & Helen Bogie)
(Drawn 5)
Medicean (GB) - Milly of The Vally (GB)(Caerleon (USA))
Breeder - The Kingwood Partnership

SP 33/1

Mark Johnston

R Ffrench

loading past form
behind, ridden over 3f out, headway 2f out, kept on nearest finish
7th1.25L Pearly King (USA) 9-2 (Gainsborough Stud)
(Drawn 2)
Kingmambo (USA) - Mother Of Pearl (IRE)(Sadler's Wells (USA))

SP 4/1fav

Sir Michael Stoute

K Fallon

loading past form
held up, behind on outer, ridden and headway over 2f out, stayed on same pace from over 1f out
8thnk Salute The General (GB) 8-1 (Mrs D Edginton)
(Drawn 10)
Mark Of Esteem (IRE) - Oiselina (FR)(Linamix (FR))

SP 12/1

W R Muir

R Mullen

loading past form
mid-division, ridden and headway over 2f out, never troubled leaders
9th0.75L Numeric (GER) 8-2 (Highclere Thoroughbred Racing XXX)
(Drawn 4)
Singspiel (IRE) - Narola (GER)(Nebos (GER))

SP 8/1

John Gosden

Martin Dwyer

loading past form
slowly into stride, towards rear, ridden over 3f out, kept on from 2f out but never dangerous
10thshd Prince Charlemagne (IRE) 8-3 (Incl 5lbs overweight) (Mr Neil Ryan)
(Drawn 9)
King Charlemagne (USA) - Ciubanga (IRE)(Arazi (USA))

SP 20/1

N P Littmoden

J Doyle(5)

loading past form
took keen hold in mid-division, ridden over 3f out, no impression from over 2f out
11th2L Balanced Budget (GB) 8-11 (Hesmonds Stud)
(Drawn 1)
Mark Of Esteem (IRE) - Credit-A-Plenty (GB)(Generous (IRE))

SP 25/1

Jeremy Noseda

S W Kelly

loading past form
started slowly, some late headway over 1f out, never dangerous
12th0.5L Gracechurch (IRE) 8-0 (Incl 3lbs overweight) (Gracechurch Racing Syndicate)
(Drawn 17)
Marju (IRE) - Saffron Crocus (GB)(Shareef Dancer (USA))

SP 40/1

Mick Channon

E Creighton(3)

loading past form
held up, ridden and some headway 2f out, never dangerous
13th3.5L Hard To Explain (IRE) 9-0 (Mr Earle I Mack)
(Drawn 12)
Marju (IRE) - Kesh Kumay (IRE)(Danehill (USA))

SP 25/1

Luca Cumani

N Mackay

loading past form
tracked leaders, ridden and effort over 2f out, weakened over 1f out
14th7L Road To Love (IRE) 8-3 (Mr Grant Mercer & Mr R G Toes)
(Drawn 8)
Fruits of Love (USA) - Alpine Flair (IRE)(Tirol)

SP 20/1

Mark Johnston

J Fanning

loading past form
tracked leader, led over 6f out, ridden and headed over 2f out, weakening when hampered and checked well over 1f out
15th1L Beckett Hall (IRE) 7-13 (Mr Louis Stalder)
(Drawn 18)
Beckett (IRE) - Date Mate (USA)(Thorn Dance (USA))

SP 100/1

R Hannon

J F McDonald

loading past form
led, headed over 6f out, stayed prominent until ridden 5f out, soon weakened
16thshd Beau Nash (USA) 8-8 (Mr P A Deal)
(Drawn 19)
Barathea (IRE) - Style N' Elegance (USA)(Alysheba (USA))

SP 20/1

Peter Chapple-Hyam

A Munro

loading past form
behind, ridden over 4f out, soon beaten
17th9L The Last Drop (IRE) 9-7 (J Hanson, Cavendish Inv Ltd, A Patr)
(Drawn 15)
Galileo (IRE) - Epping (GB)(Charnwood Forest (IRE))

SP 33/1

B W Hills

M Hills

loading past form
held up behind, ridden over 3f out, never a factor
18th5L Fiddlers Wood (GB) 8-1 (Mr Stephen Dartnell)
(Drawn 6)
Spectrum (IRE) - Tanasie (GB)(Cadeaux Genereux)

SP 100/1

V Smith

A Nicholls

loading past form
in rear and ridden, reminders after 1f, never a factor
19thhd Idarah (USA) 8-10 (Mr Hamdan Al Maktoum)
(Drawn 16)
Aljabr (USA) - Fatina (GB)(Nashwan (USA))
Breeder - Shadwell Farm LLC

SP 14/1

William Haggas

R Hills

loading past form
mid-division, ridden over 4f out, lost touch 3f out, weakened quickly
Time 2m. 27.20 secs, which is 3.75 secs faster than the course average