Rain Affair Wins 2012 Apollo Stakes At Rosehill – Race Results

February 25, 2012

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Rain Affair Wins 2012 Apollo Stakes At Rosehill – Race Results

Rain Affair

Rain Affair

Rain Affair has won his ninth straight race is the Group 2 Apollo Stakes at Rosehill Racecourse today February 25, 2012.

The Commands gelding has now won an incredible ten of his 11 race starts and has earned more than $600,000 in prize money.

Rain Affair won his last start in the Group 2 Expressway Stakes at Rosehill Racecourse and has proved too good for his opposition once again in the 2012 Apollo Stakes.

The four-year-old gelding pulled off a seemingly effortless lead all the way victory to win the 2012 Apollo Stakes ahead of Shoot Out, who finished second, and Danleigh, who rounded out the placings in third.

Herculian Prince finished a gallant fourth in the race.

Rain Affair was ridden by jockey Corey Brown in the 2012 Apollo Stakes.

Trainer Joseph Pride was left in awe by the talented gelding’s race performance.

“It was similar to what we saw from him the other day,” Pride said.

“He’s an amazing horse to watch race.

“In the early stages there was bit of work to be done and he didn’t get there that easily.

“When Corey (Brown) said go he just left them standing.

“The acceleration was there at the end and he is just going to keep winning if he races like that.”

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2012 Apollo Stakes Results

Finish Horse Margin Price Barrier Benchmark Weight Jockey Trainer
01 5.RAIN AFFAIR $1.50F 12 110.00 59 Corey Brown Joseph Pride
02 2.SHOOT OUT 2.3 $7.00 6 114.00 59 Hugh Bowman Chris Waller
03 4.DANLEIGH 2.5 $26.00 10 110.00 59 Jim Cassidy Chris Waller
04 10.HERCULIAN PRINCE (NZ) 3.9 $101.00 7 103.00 59 Adam Hyeronimus (a) Gai Waterhouse
05 6.CENTENNIAL PARK (NZ) 4.6 $21.00 9 109.00 59 Nathan Berry David Payne
06 9.TULLAMORE (NZ) 4.7 $101.00 4 105.00 59 Tommy Berry Gai Waterhouse
07 11.SNIPER’S BULLET 5.4 $61.00 1 102.00 59 Kathy O’Hara Tracey Bartley
08 3.TRUSTING 7.7 $10.00 8 114.00 59 Joao Moreira John P Thompson
09 1.RANGIRANGDOO (NZ) 8.3 $26.00 11 118.00 59 Glyn Schofield Chris Waller
10 13.SACRED CHOICE 9.9 $51.00 3 115.00 57 Peter Robl Joseph Pride
11 7.HAWK ISLAND (IRE) 12.3 $201.00 13 107.00 59 Rod Quinn Chris Waller
12 8.GATHERING 13.1 $101.00 5 106.00 59 Josh Adams (a) John P Thompson
13 12.STARTSMEUP 13.3 $26.00 2 97.00 59 Brenton Avdulla Gillian Heinrich

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