Dubai Duty Free Finest Surprise Stakes (registered As The John Porter Stakes) (group 3) 1m 4f 5y

  • (4yo+, 1m 4f 5y, Class 1, 15 runners)
  • Winner £36,900
  • Going: Good, Good to Firm in places on the straight course.
  • Surface: Turf
Weighed In:
  • Winning time: 2m 30.58s
  • Off time: 14:00:31

Full Result

14:00 Newbury
Pos Dist Horse Trainer Age Weight Jockey SP
1st (15) 12 Harbinger Sir Michael Stoute 4 8-11 R L Moore 11/2
SP 11/2 Held up towards rear, headway over 3f out, led well over 1f out, ran on strongly inside final furlong opened 5/1 touched 6/1
2nd (2) 3 13 Manifest Sir H R A Cecil 4 8-11 T P Queally 9/2j
SP 9/2j Held up in touch, ridden over 2f out, hung left 1f out, kept on to take 2nd inside final furlong, no impression on winner opened 5/1
3rd (8) 2 11 Claremont (IRE) M Al Zarooni 4 8-11 Ahmed Ajtebi 20/1
SP 20/1 Always prominent, switched right 4f out, led over 2f out, edged right and headed well over 1f out, soon hung left, lost 2nd inside final furlong, no extra
4th (10) 16 Polly's Mark (IRE) C G Cox 4 8-8 William Buick 25/1
SP 25/1 Mid-division, headway over 2f out, not quicken over 1f out, stayed on same pace final furlong
5th (16) 10 Buxted (IRE) R A Mills 4 8-11 S Donohoe 17/2
SP 17/2 Slowly into stride, soon reached mid-division, outpaced over 3f out, stayed on well from over 1f out, not troubled leaders opened 10/1
6th (9) 1 9 Blizzard Blues (USA) Sir H R A Cecil 4 8-11 b N Callan 25/1
SP 25/1 Held up towards rear, switched right 4f out, headway over 2f out, soon ridden, edged left over 1f out, no impression opened 33/1
7th (14) 7 Purple Moon (IRE) L M Cumani 7 8-12 K Fallon 8/1
SP 8/1 Mid-division, headway 8f out, led over 3f out, ridden and headed over 2f out, weakened inside final furlong
8th (6) 8 Traffic Guard (USA) P F I Cole 6 8-12 J P Spencer 9/1
SP 9/1 Dwelt, soon reached mid-division, dropped to rear 4f out, no danger after opened 10/1
9th (5) 3 5 Dansili Dancer C G Cox 8 8-12 A Kirby 16/1
SP 16/1 Held up towards rear, headway over 2f out, ridden over 1f out, weakened final furlong
10th (12) 1 Halicarnassus (IRE) M R Channon 6 9-3 A Munro 33/1
SP 33/1 Held up in touch, took keen hold, pushed along 4f out, ridden 3f out, weakened well over 1f out
11th (11) ½ 15 Clowance R Charlton 5 8-9 L Dettori 9/2j
SP 9/2j Prominent, ridden over 3f out, weakened final furlong opened 13/2 £2750-£500
12th (13) 3 Allied Powers (IRE) M L W Bell 5 8-12 M Fenton 16/1
SP 16/1 Held up in rear, took keen hold, pushed along 4f out, never in contention £10000-£600 £5000-£300
13th (4) 14 2 Akmal J L Dunlop 4 9-0 R Hills 11/1
SP 11/1 Soon led, headed over 3f out, soon ridden and edged right, weakened 2f out opened 12/1 £5000-£350
14th (3) 7 14 Oasis Knight (IRE) M P Tregoning 4 8-11 v R Hughes 25/1
SP 25/1 Led early, prominent, ridden over 3f out, weakened over 2f out £30000-£900
15th (7) 14 4 Balkan Knight D R C Elsworth 10 8-12 J Fortune 66/1
SP 66/1 Slowly into stride, always in rear, eased over 1f out, tailed off
NR (1) 6 Furmigadelagiusta R A Fahey 6 8-12 P Hanagan

Betting Breakdown

Tote Win £5.80 Tote Place £2.10 £2.60 £6.00 Straight Forecast £28.61 Exacta £33.80 Trifecta £492.50 Swingers 1&2 £9.40, 2&3 £27.10, 1&3 £24.20

Placepot £260.70, Pool: £95887.44, 268.47 winning tickets
Quadpot £67.10, Pool: £5297.77, 58.4 winning tickets