Keano wins the 2010 Emirates Airline Handicap – Emirates Stakes Day Results

The last race of the day here at Flemington on Emirates Stakes Day, the $125,000 Emirates Airline Handicap over 1400m, has been won by the Danny O’Brien trained five-year-old Keano.

Lady Gaga led early from Keano and held it until Keano with jockey James Winks took the lead in the last 200m and held off a strong finish from Ahdashim who was second. The Mick Price trained Lady Gaga managed to hold onto third place followed by Berringama rounding out the first four.

Race favourite We’re Gonna Rock could only manage 7th place.

2010 Emirates Airline Handicap Finishing Order

Horse Jockey Finish SP
KEANO(NZ) JAMES WINKS 1st $9
AHDASHIM(NZ) NASH RAWILLER 2nd $7.50
LADY GAGA DALE SMITH 3rd $10
BERRINGAMA NICHOLAS HALL 4th $7
OKAY OKY CHRIS SYMONS 5th $13
ITSAMONTY CRAIG NEWITT 6th $71
WE’RE GONNA ROCK MICHAEL RODD 7th $2.40F
KING HOAKS DANNY NIKOLIC 8th $51
ZAGREB BRAD RAWILLER 9th $21
RANSOM WILLY MARK PEGUS 10th $41
ISHANT DWAYNE DUNN 11th $18
PERTURBO BEN MELHAM Scratched
BAWAARDI GLYN SCHOFIELD Scratched
MANGONUI CRAIG WILLIAMS Scratched
RESCHEDULED(NZ) LISA CROPP Scratched