BetVictor.com Median Auction Maiden Stakes 7f
- (3-4yo, 7f, Class 5, 10 runners)
- Winner £2,588 2nd £770 3rd £385 4th £192
- Going: Standard
- Surface: Polytrack
- Winning time: 1m 26.77s
- Off time: 14:52:06
|1st||5 Secret Talent||4/5f|
|2nd||4 Nelson Quay||7||16/1|
|3rd||10 Perfect Calm||7||7/4|
Certavi (IRE) 310
|4||140 10-0||B G Powell||Kirsty Milczarek||33/1|
South Kenter (USA) 88
|4||140 10-0 t||Mrs H Main||T P Queally||50/1|
Bertie Moon 180
|3||127 9-1||G Deacon||L P Keniry||66/1|
Nelson Quay (IRE) 206
|3||127 9-1||J Gask||S J Drowne||16/1|
Secret Talent 156
|3||127 9-1||H Morrison||R L Moore||4/5f|
The Ginger Berry 124
|3||127 9-1||Dr J D Scargill||S M Levey||33/1|
|3||122 8-10||Rae Guest||C Catlin||16/1|
Meetha Achar 36
|3||122 8-10||J R Boyle||Nathan Alison (5)||50/1|
Ningbo Express (IRE) 175
|3||122 8-10||Rae Guest||J-P Guillambert||16/1|
Perfect Calm (USA) 195
|3||122 8-10||R Hannon||R Hughes||7/4|
||3||810||M Botti||Andrea Atzeni||76||NR|
PERFECT CALM made her debut is a maiden at Leicester in October that's worked out really well. The Hannon yard is already firing in the winners and the daughter of Discreet Cat can open her account today. Secret Talent was easy to back when second on his debut at Lingfield in November and can improve but a bigger danger may be Testamatta. She was placed at Newmarket and Doncaster in her first season and should have no problem picking up a race this year. Ningbo Express showed promise on her debut in the autumn and looks the pick of the remainder.
Testamatta 16-1 (8-11) Raced stand side, held up in rear, headway over 2f out, chased leaders over 1f out, soon ridden, never able to challenge, 8th of 19, 5l behind The Gold Cheongsam (9-7) at Newmarket 6f 2yo fll hcp (2) gd in Aug.
Secret Talent 33-1 (9-0) In touch in last place, pushed along and headway entering final furlong, ran green and ran on to go 2nd towards finish, no chance with winner (improve), 2nd of 5, 2 1/4l behind Stasio (9-0) at Lingfield 1m 2yo nov stks (4) pol in Nov.
Nelson Quay (IRE) 100-1 (9-3) Raced centre, towards rear, some headway over 1f out, weakened final furlong, 15th of 19, 20l behind Seek Again (9-3) at Newmarket 7f 2yo mdn (4) gd in Sep.
Perfect Calm (USA) 14-1 (9-0) Mid-division, headway over 1f out, never troubled leaders, 4th of 11, 4l behind Lady Nouf (9-0) at Leicester 7f 2yo stks (4) gs in Oct.
Bertie Moon 100-1 (9-0) Pulled hard in touch, lost place over 2f out, last of 13, 20l behind Greatwood (9-3) at Kempton 1m 2yo mdn stks (5) pol in Oct.
Meetha Achar 25-1 (9-0) Slowly into stride, outpaced in rear, headway on inside over 1f out, pushed along and kept on inside final furlong, no threat, last of 5, 6l behind Bapak Bangsawan (9-2) at Lingfield 5f 3yo mdn stks (5) pol in Mar.
The Ginger Berry 100-1 (9-0) Chased leaders, effort over 1f out, soon one pace, 4th of 6, 6l behind King Of The Danes (9-0) at Lingfield 7f 2yo mdn stks (5) pol in Dec.
Certavi (IRE) 16-1 (9-3) Took keen hold in mid-division, headway and edged left over 1f out, plugged on inside final furlong, 4th of 12, 9l behind Don Libre (9-3) at Lingfield 7f mdn auc stks (6) pol in Jun.
South Kenter (USA) 33-1 (9-9) Slowly into stride, in rear, modest headway inside final furlong final furlong, never on terms, 6th of 9, 16l behind Holy Warrior (8-10) at Kempton 7f mdn auc stks (6) pol in Jan.
Ningbo Express (IRE) 6-1 (9-0) Slowly into stride, in touch, pushed along and kept on inside final furlong, 4th and held when eased close home, 4th of 8, 2 1/2l behind Take The Lead (9-0) at Leicester 6f 2yo flls mdn auc stks (5) sft in Oct.
Let's Rhumba Medicean filly out of Rhumba Rage.