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Isfahan

an unclassified vesiculovirus usually bracketed with vesicular stomatitis virus but much less virulent.
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The six-year-old has used the Ispahan as her starting point for the past two seasons, suffering a comprehensive defeat in 2009 but holding off Byword to win by half a length last year.
He travelled very well in the Ispahan and chased Goldikova all the way to the line.
The Freddie Head-trained mare had run her worst ever race in last year's Ispahan, finishing a never-dangerous seventh behind the inferior Never On Sunday; but on that day she had to race on her unfavoured soft ground, and this time she had good going.
Never On Sunday won the Group 1 Prix d' Ispahan in May and will appreciate good ground.
Jean-Claude Rouget, trainer of Never On Sunday "We've decided to come to Ascot because there are no Group 1 races in the French programme suitable for middle-distance horses after the Ispahan.
Teddy Grimthorpe, racing manager for Khalid Abdullah, owner of Proviso "She ran a good race in soft ground in the Ispahan, in which she was obviously taking on colts.
Among them is the Lockinge winner Virtual, who will be stepping up in trip, the Prix du Jockey-Club and Ganay winner Vision D'Etat, the Ispahan winner Never On Sunday and the smart German challenger Estejo.
Fervent Prince (right) gets up close home to pip Ispahan in the mile handicap at Sandown yesterday
We've given her a good break since the Ispahan, as she's going to be busier later in the year.
Punting high Royal Ascot rescue missions from mostly second - and third-string fancies, while Ispahan yesterday ensured that I embark on today's adventures on a mini-high Punting low Friday evening - a reprise of the previous week except without the winners Eyecatcher Once-raced Kensington Oval being ridden by Ryan Moore and going off favourite in the Hampton Court.