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It looked as though Brass Hat and Wilko would battle it out at the two-furlong point but Electrocutionist was just hitting top gear and began to power down the middle.
It looked as though Brass Hat and Wilko would battle it out at the two-furlong point but Electrocutionist was hitting top gear and began to power down the middle of the track.
The latest odds on who will win the Dubai World Cup on March 25th, 2006: Brass Hat 5-1 Magna Graduate 12-1 Chiquitin 40-1 Shakis 40-1 Choctaw Nation 12-1 Star King Man 25-1 Electrocutionist 10-11 Super Frolic 10-1 Kane Hekili 9-2 Wilko 25-1 Maraahel 8-1
As the field headed down the straight, Electrocutionist was in the mid-division with Brass Hat upfront.
Suffolk Downs: Brass Hat held off favored Fairbanks by three-quarters of a length to win the $500,000 Massachusetts Handicap at Suffolk Downs.
Then, in October 1941, "some brass hat moved a little flag on a huge table-map" and he was on a troop ship to Singapore ( arriving just in time to see the RAF leaving, as the Japanese invaded.
However, the champion jock galvanised the 5-4 jolly off the final bend and came with a long late rattle to catch Brass Hat and Wilko.
Fast-improving Magna Graduate trained by shrewdie Todd Pletcher, a four-year-old who flopped in the slop last time behind Brass Hat will have his followers.
Bin Surour has won the Dubai World Cup five times, but not since Electrocutionist triumphed over Wilco (disqualified) and Brass Hat in 2006.
The 1989 Breeders Cup Turf hero is the sire of 2006 Grade 1 Donn Handicap winner Brass Hat, while in Europe the son of Kris S has also been represented by Prizeman, winner of the 2000 Listed Washington Singer Stakes for Richard Hannon.
After being in Opposition and accusing Labour of the same offence, the new regime is seeking a tame brass hat by promoting one of its own.
Choctaw Nation (Victor Espinoza), Super Frolic (Corey Nakatani) and Wilko (Garrett Gomez) join fellow American horses Brass Hat (Willie Martinez) and Magna Graduate (John Velazquez) in taking on Europe-based favorite Electrocutionist (Frankie Dettori) in the 1 1/4-mile race at Nad al Sheba.
Japanese raider Kane Hekili is the joint 5-1 second favourite along with the leading American contender Brass Hat.
With 800 metres left, Electrocutionist was still way out, stuck somewhere in the middle of the group, lengths off Magna Graduate and Wilko, who were hot on the heels of the Donn Handicap champion, Brass Hat.
How could he be fancied against the likes of Grand Couturier, who was seeking his third consecutive win in the race, the 2004 winner Better Talk Now, others successful at Group 1/Grade 1 level in Quijano and Brass Hat, and a couple of 2009 Graded scorers in Americain and Musketier?