Hollie Doyle and Nazanin claimed a last-gasp victory within the Virgin Wager Firth of Clyde Fillies’ Stakes at Ayr.
A area of 14 juvenile fillies went to submit for the Group Three contest, with the Archie Watson-trained Nazanin a 16-1 shot after ending a well-beaten eighth in final month’s Lowther Stakes at York.
Deep inside the ultimate furlong, the primary of the motion came about on the far facet of the observe, with Canonized – turning out simply 24 hours after ending fifth in a Listed occasion on the Scottish observe – locked in battle with Hala Hala Athmani and Irish raider Head Mistress.
However ploughing a lone furrow down the centre, Doyle and Nazanin completed with a flourish to rise up and deny Canonized by a brief head, with Hala Hala Athmani and Head Mistress shut up in third and fourth respectively.
Doyle stated: “She’s been taking steps ahead. Within the Lowther final time, the bottom was very fast and I did not suppose she let herself down, however at present I let her use herself and she or he’s obtained by means of that floor pretty.
“It is simply so good for Archie and the connections.
“She’s been extremely tried on her final two runs, so it is at all times a bit worrying, you do not know in case you’re overfacing them, however we have at all times recognized she’s obtained the flexibility. It is glorious she’s finished that at present.”