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  • Lyons Looks For Reaper Reward

Dubai Duty Free Millennium Millionaire Handicap (Turf) 6f

  • (3yo+, 6f, 16 runners)
  • Winner 251,444 2nd 95,108 3rd 47,247 4th 21,623 5th 10,901 6th 6,507
  • Going: Standard
  • Surface: Turf
Weighed In:
  • Off time: 16:15:24
Full result
Result 16:15 Meydan
Pos Horse Distance/th> Odds
1st 2 Tamaathul 6/1f
2nd 16 Russian Soul 12/1
3rd 5 Inxile 14/1
4th 10 Russian Rock 12/1
  • Last Updated: January 17 2013, 10:03 GMT

Ger Lyons is looking forward to saddling The Reaper in the Dubai Duty Free Millennium Millionaire Handicap at Meydan.

Ger Lyons: Trains The Reaper
Ger Lyons: Trains The Reaper

The five-year-old was last seen winning at Dundalk in August and enjoyed a fine campaign at Meydan last year, but Lyons feels his charge is not yet at peak fitness.

"He's in great form, but I'd be gob-smacked if he doesn't come on for the run," said Lyons.

"He seemed happy this morning and he'll love the turf.

"I've done as much work as I can with him and it's time for him to have a race now.

"This time last year he was rated 100 and he's 110 now, so he has to give weight away tomorrow.

"Hopefully he'll keep progressing through the Carnival and can end up in some of the better races."


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