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SnowAn gelm akesall tog ive Alhebayeb forman ice boost.

Byline: James Pugh

EAGLE-EYEDformexpertswould havecottonedontothechances of 6-1 shot Snow Angel in the fillies'maidenafterherNottingham conquerer Alhebayeb won the Group 2 TNT July Stakes at Newmarketearlierintheday .

TheJohnHills-trainedspeedster finishedtwoandaquarterlengths behindtheHamdanAlMaktoumownedrunneronherlaststartand shemadealltherunningbefore producing a ready turn of foot todisposeofsomewell-regarded rivalsbyalength.

Jubilant Queen, making her debutforCliveCox,shapedwith agreatdealofpromiseinsecond, butshecouldnotgettotheleader .

Winning jockey Seb Sanders said:"Shecameoutsofastitwas the obvious thing to do [make therunning].Sheranverywell atNottingham.Ithoughtit rode like a really decent race and I thought she won very well tonight."

Bint Youmzain, whowassent off the 11-4 favourite on her debut,lostatleastfivelengthsfrom the stalls but ran on to finish sixth after meeting tr ouble in running.

The well-backed Charming gave Sanders a chance double onthenightafterKirstyMilczarek failedtoarriveintimetopartner theOliviaMaylam-trainedfillyin the5fhandicap.

Thewinnerwasbackeddown to11-2fromamorningpriceof 10-1beforeopeninguponcourse at9-1.Shewassentoffat5-1and held off the late challenge of DearMauricetoscorebyaneck.

Greentakesgold Another morning gamble was landed when Green ToG old stormedcleartowinthe1m71/2f handicapinfinestyleinthehands ofLiam Keniry, w howassecuring adoubleafterwinningtheopener aboardStirringBallad.

The Don Cantillon-trained seven-year-old, having his first startfor236dayssincerunning overfences,hadbeenavailable at 12-1 in the morning before driftingto5-1beforetheofffrom anopeningshowof3-1. The result never looked in doubtoncehetookuptherunning up the home straight and he scoredbythreelengths.

Cantillonsaidhehadbought himto go chasing but he had beena"disasteroverfences."He addedhewillplayitbyearabout which code the grey, whoisowned byManchesterUnitedmanager SirAlex Fergusoninpartnership with Sotirios Hassiakos, will be seeninnext.

Thestewardsheldaninquiry intotheimprovementinformof Green ToG old,whofinishedlast of eight on his last run on the FlatinNovember. Cantillonsaid thegeldinghadbenefittedfrom a break and his confidence had improvedfromachange i ntraining routine. The stewards ordered Green ToG oldtobe routinetested.

Rainchangesgoing Thegoingat Folkestonechanged dramatically throughout the eveningafterheavyrainbattered the course before and during racing. The ground, which was officiallygoodtofirmbeforethe opener, changed to good after the first race and went to soft afterthethirdrace.
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Publication:The Racing Post (London, England)
Date:Jul 14, 2012
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