Captain Sonador Wins 2010 Epsom Handicap at Randwick

Queensland galloper Captain Sonador has won the headline race at the Royal Randwick today, the $500,000 Group 1 Epsom Handicap (1600m).

Ridden by Glen Boss, the four-year-old son of Shamardal was strong to the line racing to the front in the final 100m.

Trusting, the odds-on favourite, had a good run but could only manage second while Sacred Choice finished third.

The top three placegetters in the Telstra T-Box Epsom Handicap (Race 8) were:

  • 1st – Captain Sonador
  • 2nd – Trusting
  • 3rd – Sacred Choice

Stay tuned for more detailed Epsom Handicap results.

In the meantime, don’t forget to visit Ladbrokes.com.au to back your favourite in the next race at Randwick today, the Group 2 Sydney City Lexus Shorts jumping at 4:50pm.

Epsom Handicap Results

Pos Horse Margin Price Barrier Benchmark Weight Jockey Trainer
01 12.CAPTAIN SONADOR $15.00 8 97.00 52 Glen Boss Roger Milne
02 5.TRUSTING 0.2 $5.50F 9 104.00 52(52.5) Jim Cassidy John P Thompson
03 10.SACRED CHOICE 1.7 $21.00 14 99.00 52 Tommy Berry (a) Joseph Pride
04 20.HIDDEN WONDER 1.8 $151.00 3 91.00 52 Jay Ford Kris Lees
05 14.PRINCE BRAEMAN 2.1 $151.00 18 97.00 52 Nathan Berry (a1.5) Paul Perry
06 2.BLACK PIRANHA 2.6 $14.00 2 116.00 58.5 Nash Rawiller Con Karakatsanis
07 8.CENTENNIAL PARK (NZ) 2.8 $26.00 1 102.00 52 Christian Reith David Payne
08 6.DEALER PRINCIPAL 3.1 $31.00 6 103.00 52 Brenton Avdulla (a1.5) Anthony Cummings
09 11.LEICA LARRIKIN 3.6 $20.00 7 98.00 52 Mathew Cahill Richard Freyer
10 9.NEESON 3.8 $8.00 4 102.00 52 Peter Robl Joseph Pride
11 13.FIREBOLT (NZ) 4.5 $6.00 20 97.00 52 Glyn Schofield Roger James
12 1.DANLEIGH 4.6 $26.00 10 117.00 59 Hugh Bowman Chris Waller
13 3.DOUBTFUL JACK 5.9 $7.00 11 107.00 54 Luke Nolen Peter G Moody
14 18.BAY WINDOW 6 $101.00 19 93.00 52 Craig Newitt Gwenda Markwell
15 4.ONCE WERE WILD 6.6 $8.00 5 108.00 52.5 Corey Brown Gai Waterhouse
16 19.KEEPIN’ THE DREAM (NZ) 8 $151.00 17 92.00 52 Daniel Ganderton Jim & Greg Lee
17 17.RETURNTOSENDER 8.2 $61.00 12 94.00 52 Craig Williams Peter G Moody
18 16.SAINTHOOD 10 $31.00 16 96.00 52 Rod Quinn Rick Worthington
19 7.CANNONBALL (USA) 11.6 $26.00 13 102.00 52 Blake Spriggs (a2) Gai Waterhouse
20 15.SNAPY HALO (ARG) 12.7 $41.00 15 97.00 52 Tim Clark John O’Shea
SC 21.SYREON E1 NA 85.00 52 Joseph Pride