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Ladbrokes Mallard Stakes (Handicap) 1m 6f 132y

  • (3yo+, 1m 6f 132y, Class 2, 6 runners)
  • Winner £25,876 2nd £7,700 3rd £3,848 4th £1,924
  • Going: Good to Soft
  • Surface: Turf
Weighed In:
  • Winning time: 3m 13.36s
  • Off time: 14:10:39
  • Last Updated: September 13 2013, 15:04 BST

Camborne (7/1) displayed a decisive turn of foot to defy top-weight and record an emphatic success in the Ladbrokes Mallard Handicap.

Camborne comes home clear at Doncaster
Camborne comes home clear at Doncaster

Rab Havlin bided his time on the John Gosden-trained five-year-old until unleashing him with a potent challenge.

Shwaiman, who was receiving 26lb, had no answer to that burst of acceleration and had to settle for second place, two lengths away.

"They didn't go much of a pace so thankfully he didn't have to go flat out under top weight for too long," said Havlin.

"He's always shown a good turn of foot in his races and he's shown before he can come from the back in big fields. You can only ride him that one way and I just had to wait."

The winner was cut from 20/1 to 16/1 for the Cesarewitch by Sky Bet.

James Fanshawe, trainer of runner-up Shwaiman, said: "He loves this ground and hopefully he will run again this year. We can go two miles and he's a nice staying prospect for next season."


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