Head Margin


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Head Margin

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Gatewood is improving fast and might be the one if he handles the ground, while Danadana won the Zetland Gold Cup more easily than the head margin would suggest.
She knew her job and had a bit more in hand of the favourite, Dontstopthemusic, than the head margin might suggest.
Richard Fahey's (right) sixyear-old hasn't visited the winner's enclosure since his head margin over Balty Boys in this contest 12 months ago.
Make A Track was Russell's mount and the winner was value for more than the head margin of victory over the Walsh-ridden Ceol Rua.
The 7-1 shot was headed by Noble Endeavor on the run to the line but battled back under Luke Dempsey (right) for a head margin.
The other semi-final was won by Dolores Ruth's Razldazl Houdini as he led all the way for a head margin over Hillcroft Joe in 28.
Michael Dwan's Borna Del was another to sparkle as she came from well off the pace to snatch a head margin over Cornamaddy Swift in 28.
She grabbed a quick initiative and led to the second bend before getting up again close home for a head margin over Cartiers Dazzle, with Ballymac Linda less than a length back in third.
Conor O'Farrell again took the eye as he rode the Pond House five-year-old to a head margin over Semi Colon at Prestbury Park last Sunday.
A sequence of placings at Dundalk towards the end of last season provides encouraging evidence, notably the head margin of defeat inflicted by this year's Tote Victoria Cup winner Dandy Boy, and McAteer can be expected to have her in peak form now after a fourth place behind Dawn Eclipse at the Curragh less than two weeks ago.
Sariska followed a head margin over Midday at Epsom with a laughable three-length call in Ireland, and it will rank as the shock of the meeting should she be overturned.
The Michael Bell-trained filly, ridden with supreme confidence by Jamie Spencer, confirmed her superiority over Midday which she beat by a hard-earned head margin at Epsom.