He swept through in the final 100 yards to win by an ever-widening margin from the brave Brass Hat
I couldn't seem to shake Brass Hat
off but finally in the last 20 yards I realised we were going to get there.
I did not think I could win until I was 30 yards out as I could not shake off Brass Hat
," said jockey Dettori after his triumph.
, the winner of the 2006 Donn Handicap at Gulfstream Park who survived two 13-month layoffs due to injuries, paid $10.
Coral bet: 11-10 Electrocutionist, 5-1 Kane Hekili, Brass Hat
, 6-1 Super Frolic,10-1 Magna Graduate, 14-1 Choctaw Nation, 22-1 Wilko, 25-1 Star King Man,40-1 bar.
He finally managed to move ahead in the last 100 metres to beat Brass Hat
by a length-and-a-half to do Godolphin proud.
1 in the National Thoroughbred RacingAssociation poll, ahead of Brass Hat
, Brother Derek, Harlington and HighLimit.
Also notable is a sister to Jeremy Noseda's Poule d'Essai des Pouliches third Rahiyah (126) and a Sky Mesa half-sister to the popular Grade 1 winner Brass Hat
Among them are High Limit, a photo-finish winner in the San Pasqual Handicap; Canteen, an unlucky second to Unbridled Energy in the San Fernando Stakes; Greeley's Galaxy, third in the San Fernando; Dixie Meister, second to Brass Hat
in the New Orleans Handicap; and Wilko, the 2004 Breeders' Cup Juvenile winner.
Curlin will break from the rail against nine rivals that include Grade 1 winners Brass Hat
- second in Electrocutionist's World Cup only to be disqualified over a medication issue - and Einstein, plus Grade 3 winner Grasshopper.
A poll conducted by Car magazine on behalf of Brass Hat
Films asked the public what type of car should be used in the new crime caper The Persuaders.
Today, Daaher bids to justify his own trip to the Gulf against a field also featuring Brass Hat
, who won the Donn two years ago before chasing home Electrocutionist at Nad Al Sheba (though he was disqualified over a medication mix-up).
Ecstatic Dettori had the worst draw in the pounds 2 million Dubai World Cup and looked in trouble as the field turned into the straight and American raider Brass Hat
and English-trained Wilko went for home.
Arrow, a 10-1 chance, came from between horses in the straight to outfinish Brass Hat
by nearly a length under Ramon Dominguez, as favourite Istan could finish only fourth.
LANCE Corporal Angela Inglis is a 27- year-old clerk in the Adjutant General's office, the Army brass hat
responsible for recruitment and promotion.