sapphirine


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sapphirine

[′saf·ə‚rēn]
(mineralogy)
(MgFe)15(Al,Fe)34Si7O80 A green or pale-blue mineral composed of silicate and oxide of magnesium, iron, and aluminum; usually occurs in granular form.
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Trap Draws, page 86 Golden Jacket Ladbrokes 5 Odell Faith, 6 Blue Bee, 10 Honey Trampas, Saveourstow Lass, 12 Minnies Penske, Midway Skipper , 14 Lottes Girl 14-1, Bodell Claire, Mercury Rose, 16 Ayamzagirl, Capel Yankee 16-1, Blonde Fletch, Mercury Peter, Glenard Rocket, 20-1 Kinda Easy, Directors Spur, Melodys Comet, Slick Sapphire, Sapphirine, Slick Saxon, Bubbly Blues, U Make Me Smile, Killishin Masai, Group Skater, Aldataro Lass 25-1 bar Each-way 1/4 1,2,3,4.
19 over 685m in which SAPPHIRINE can advertise last week's Betfair Prestige final form by beating a decent field including Kent St Leger winner Lottes Girl and Wimbledon St Leger finalist Razzmatazz.
Golden Jacket Ladbrokes: 5 Odell Faith, 6 Blue Bee, 10 Mercury Rose, Saveourstow Lass, 12 Capel Yankee, Lottes Girl, Midway Skipper, Minnies Penske, 14 Ayamzagirl, Bower Surfer, 16 Blonde Fletch, Bridge Diamond, Glenard Rocket, Mercury Peter, 20 Bodell Clare, Bubbly Blues, Directors Spur, Group Skater, Killishin Masai, Kinda Easy, Lulus Miracle, Melodys Comet, Sapphirine, Slick Sapphire, U Make Me Smile, 25 bar (e-w 1/4 1,2,3,4).
Sapphirine is a game sort when given racing room and shouldn't be disgraced in a clean-run race.
Prestige Betfair: 7-4 Blue Bee, 10-3 He Went Whoosh, 9-2 Saveourstow Lass, 17-2 Farley Zach, 12-1 Hovex Brandy, 14-1 Sapphirine.
Golden Jacket Ladbrokes: 6 Odell Faith, Saveourstow Lass, 10 Blue Bee, Lottes Girl, Mercury Rose, 12 Ayamzagirl, Capel Yankee, Midway Skipper, 14 Bower Surfer, Minnies Penske, 16 Blonde Fletch, Bridge Diamond, Droopys Bianca, Ministry Magpie, 20 Bubbly Blue, Bodell Clare, Centurion Enry, Directors Spur, Group Skater, Hovex Brandy, Lulus Miracle, Melodys Comet, Sapphirine, Slick Sapphire, U Make Me Smile, 25 bar (e/w 1/4 1,2,3,4, others on request).
She drew well clear from the third bend and ultimately scored by over seven lengths from Sapphirine in 39.