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“We were pleased or even relieved he ran so well,” trainer David Elsworth said. “The weight allowance helped, but he is a progressive little staying horse and we felt it would be great fun to be here. The owners entered into the spirit of things – he had to be supplemented – and were justifiably rewarded.”
Desert Skyline had previously finished sixth to Stradivarius in the Queen’s Vase before finishing runner-up to Raheen House in the Bahrain Trophy at Newmarket.
Clearly, races that draw on stamina bring out the best in him.
BCS Career statistics
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