shorthead


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shorthead

(ˈʃɔːtˌhɛd)
n
a brachycephalic person
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The six-year-old was denied a maiden victory by a shorthead at Fontwell earlier this month when he was just collared at the line by Brave Spirit.
The three-year-old ran as green as grass on her debut at the Curragh last July before finding the subsequent Guineas sixth Saoire a shorthead too strong at Leopardstown the following month.
B h Back on track with a shorthead margin in Listed grade at Haydock last time, William Haggas' eightyear-old, with two Group 2 wins and and two bronze medals at the top level to his name, enjoys a class edge.
Sent off the 4-7 favourite, the May 2012 dog made a good start from trap six and always looked in charge, fully asserting at the first bend then going on to beat Bramble Panther by a length and quarter in 15.14sec (normal) with Azzurri Dino just a shorthead further back in third.
However, amid mounting tension, a 10-minute wait for the result ended with the shorthead verdict going against him
Going POLYTRACK: STANDARD STAR PERFORMER Ringside Humour An admirable mare, she recorded her seventh career victory in an epic finish by a shorthead.
The five-year- old gained a deserved success over today's course and distance on her latest start,leading inside the final furlong and just holding the late burst of Mutarafaa by a shorthead. Nimello was once very useful in his prime.
After gaining a shorthead win at Ascot from three tries over the smaller obstacles the Paul Nicholls-trained son of Flemensfirth was favourite for a beginners' chase at Newbury in November.
BULL RUN BOLT, the 5-4 favourite, snatched a shorthead verdict in the final stride of an eventful €9,000 Texacloth Juvenile Derby final at Newbridge on Friday.
Sunray Superstar, never nearer, finished a shorthead further back in third.
A solid Group 1 performer, he is without a win since landing the Irish Champion Stakes at Leopardstown in September 2014 but he was beaten only a shorthead in last year's Prince of Wales's Stakes at Royal Ascot and bounced back to form when second at Newmarket last time.