Printer Friendly

Turtle Bowl has too much class for the others.

British and Irish raiders in the Prix Jean Prat had no answer as Turtle Bowl came with a burst under Olivier Peslier to secure the Group One contest at Chantilly yesterday.

But the 9-2 second-favourite had to survive a stewards' inquiry as Ad Valorem was hampered inside the final furlong, forcing Kieren Fallon to momentarily stop riding on Aidan O'Brien's charge.

Mick Channon's Rocamadour was a close third, having been in front with less than two furlongs of the mile to run and only being edged out of second by Starpix.

Home Affairs was involved in the scrimmaging with Turtle Bowl and Ad Valorem, but was far from disgraced in fourth.
COPYRIGHT 2005 MGN Ltd.
No portion of this article can be reproduced without the express written permission from the copyright holder.
Copyright 2005 Gale, Cengage Learning. All rights reserved.

 
Article Details
Printer friendly Cite/link Email Feedback
Title Annotation:Sport
Publication:The Journal (Newcastle, England)
Date:Jul 4, 2005
Words:111
Previous Article:Strensall looks right.
Next Article:Depleted hosts now fourth.


Related Articles
Turtle Bowl swoops late to land eventful renewal.
World of breeding: Turtle Bowl Jean Prat success a boost for Night Shift bloodlines.
GOOD TASTES.
Horse Racing: Godolphin and Stoute plotting ways to scupper George return; 4.20 QUEEN ANNE STAKES The race.
Horse Racing: Fabre star 'did not need to be at his best to win'.
Horse Racing: 14-1 Turtle can turn over superpowers; PRICEWISE.
Toluk (women's money).

Terms of use | Privacy policy | Copyright © 2018 Farlex, Inc. | Feedback | For webmasters