Varenna Miss Becomes 2010 Carlton Draught Plate Winner – Caulfield Cup Day Race 10 Results

October 16, 2010

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Varenna Miss Becomes 2010 Carlton Draught Plate Winner – Caulfield Cup Day Race 10 Results

Varenna Miss has overcome the less-than-ideal track conditions after a testing day of racing at Caulfield Cup Day to claim the closing race at today’s meeting, winning the $70,000 Carlton Draught Plate (1100m).

The Tony Noonan-trained Redoute’s Choice mare made up for an awkward start and ugly run to get to the front when it mattered, the $2.10 favourite making it a win for the punters to finish the day.

Play Just For Me was keen for the early lead, moving up to set the pace from the outside.

After the field settled, Varenna Miss came in to sit in second just off the leader but was soon put under a lot of pressure losing ground.

Momentarily Netra took the lead and despite being overtaken held on to finish in the money.

A smashing run by Blake Shinn saw his mount Flying Tessie come up on the outside and three across Flying Tessie, Netra and a bolting Varenna Miss raced nose-to-nose.

In a blanket finish, the photo result showed Varenna Miss had overcome all odds to grab victory from nowhere narrowly defeating Flying Tessie ($13) and Netra ($6.50).

It was a big win for the mare that jumped awkwardly, wet wayward after the turn but was able to get going again with the pressure of Flying Tessie on her outside encouraging her to dig deep.

Lightly-raced, today was just Varenna Miss’s third career start and her record now sits at two wins and one third.

With the action of the Caulfield Cup Day now over for another year, the punters’ attention is set to turn to Moonee Valley for the 2010 Cox Plate Day this coming Saturday, October 23.

For the best Cox Plate odds and betting, currently lead by hot favourite So You Think, open an account with Australia’s leading online bookmaker today where punters won more money at today’s Caulfield Cup meeting!

2010 Carlton Draught Plate Finishing Order

Finish No. Horse Jockey Trainer Weight Margin
1st 20 VARENNA MISS(9) Steven King Tony Noonan 53.0 1-6.79
2nd 2 FLYING TESSIE(10) Blake Shinn Matthew Williams 54.5 0.1L
3rd 3 NETRA(1) Nicholas Hall Jarrod McLean 54.5 0.3L
4th 7 STATUS SYMBOL(7) Dwayne Dunn Ken Keys 53.0 1.6L
5th 16 OFF THE PLANET(2) Glyn Schofield Mathew Ellerton & Simon Zahra 53.5 2.0L
6th 13 PLAY JUST FOR ME(8) Darren Gauci Bevan & Richard Laming 53.0 4.0L
7th 14 BELLE’S READY(3) Craig Newitt Michael Kent 53.0 6.2L
8th 11 NOSUGAR(4) Dean Yendall Mathew Ellerton & Simon Zahra 53.0 8.2L
9th 12 MISTY BLUE(5) Chris Symons Greg Eurell 53.0 10.0L
10th 18 CHEAP THRILLS(6) Ben Melham Robert Smerdon 53.0 11.2L
Src 1 SOLCHOW Danny Nikolic Kel Chapman
Src 4 SUNDAY ROSE Hugh Bowman Bart Cummings
Src 5 AVIONICS Ben Melham Robbie Griffiths
Src 6 MISS OCTOPUSSY Craig Williams Tom Hughes
Src 8 LOGAN’S CHOICE Luke Nolen Barbara Joseph & Paul Jones
Src 9 FABULIST James Winks Danny O’Brien
Src 10 LITTLE GEM Glen Boss Mick Price
Src 15 CAT’S PYJAMAS Michael Rodd Mark Kavanagh
Src 17 RATATAT LASS Jason Maskiell Trent Pennuto
Src 19 MASAI MISS Greg Eurell

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