Al Thakhira looked a filly of considerable potential as she strolled to victory in the Vision.ae Rockfel Stakes at Newmarket.
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The winner of a Yarmouth winner on her only previous start, Marco Botti's charge raced in the rear of the field through the early stages but made stealthy headway entering The Dip.
She was still on the bridle when hitting the front soon after and Martin Harley punched the 5/1 chance three-and-a-quarter clear of her rivals.
Blockade (33/1) ran a huge race in second with Valonia (7/1), who raced on her own for much of the contest, third. Favourite Lightning Thunder was a place further back having been in trouble at halfway.
Botti said: "She won her maiden at Yarmouth and we thought quite a lot of her, but with stepping up to seven furlongs, the question was whether she would get the trip.
"She's a straightforward filly. She doesn't seem to have grown much so she's probably set. The questions for next year would be whether she will train on and get further.
"The owner is keen to go to the Breeders' Cup. We will see how she comes out of the race and we won't rule it out, but it could be premature."
James Tate was delighted with Blockade in second as she was having her tenth start of the season
He quipped: "She showed us plenty in January and February but we decided to leave the Brocklesby to Bill Turner.
"Getting some black type was always the plan and she seemed to appreciate the step up in trip. That was her first time over seven furlongs but she got it well and hopefully she will get a mile next season. She probably isn't a Classic filly, although the winner certainly looks that way.
"She is as game as a pebble, a lovely filly to be associated with. I'm thrilled with her."
In contrast, Valonia was having just her fourth start for trainer Henry Candy, but jockey Jamie Spencer felt she was still learning the game after she finished three-quarters of a length further back in third.
Spencer said: "We're only getting half of what she is capable of. Whatever it is,
she is hanging, just the same as she did at Ayr last time (when beaten narrowly in the Group 3 Firth of Clyde Stakes by Coral Mist). I can't explain it, but you are losing half your power."
Candy was also at a loss. He said: "I'm not sure what the issue is. Maybe she just needs a little experience. She will get a mile next year but that will be it for the year."
Al Thakhira was introduced to Sky Bet's QIPCO 1000 Guineas market at 14/1 and spokesman Michael Shinners said: "You could quesiton the substance of the form but the way she travelled through the race and put it to bed quickly was very impressive."