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Jackpot Not Won.Pool €3,696.69 carried forward to Curragh on Sun, 27th Aug. Placepot Pool - €22,726.05 Winning Units - 17.31 Dividend - €974.10. Pick Six Not Won.Pool €13,229.38 carried forward to Curragh on Sun, 27th Aug.

1st
silks
Kilcarry Bridge (IRE) 10, b g 10-2 (Darraugh's Choice Syndicate)
(4:58.5 7.87 secs faster on today's going ) ts+ Rated 132(+6 after this run)
Balakheri (IRE) - Echo Queen (IRE)(Luso (GB))
Breeder - William P Delaney

(Morning price: 18/1 20/1 18/1 20/1 18/1 20/1)
(Ring price: 20/1 16/1) SP 16/1

Tote Win €30.80 Place €4.80
loading past form
led and disputed, led before straight, pressed 3 out, ridden to assert before 2 out, kept on well from last, switched left close home to avoid loose horse
2nd
1L
silks
The Winkler (IRE) 8, gr g 9-7 (J A Dunphy)
(4:58.7) cp9 Rated 124(+4 after this run)
Medaaly (GB) - Osirixa (FR)(Linamix (FR))
Breeder - S. Ross

(Morning price: 16/1 12/1)
(Ring price: 11/1 10/1 8/1 9/1 8/1) SP 8/1

Place €2.50
loading past form
held up towards rear, progress after 4 out, ridden in 9th entering straight, stayed on into 5th 2 out, 2nd last, kept on without reaching winner run-in
3rd
10L
silks
Supreme Vinnie (IRE) 8, b g 9-10 (Moon & Stars Syndicate)
(5:00.7) ts+ Rated 118(+3 after this run)
Vinnie Roe (IRE) - Rapid Atlantic (IRE)(Supreme Leader)
Breeder - Padraig O'Donovan

(Morning price: 20/1 22/1 18/1 20/1)
(Ring price: 14/1 16/1) SP 14/1

loading past form
held up towards rear, progress after 4 out, ridden in 8th entering straight, stayed on into 4th 2 out, under pressure in 3rd last, kept on one pace run-in
4th
2.75L
silks
Lucky Pat (IRE) 9, br g 9-13 (Martin Carey)
(5:01.2) Rated 136(-1 after this run)
Spadoun (FR) - Little Well Lady (IRE)(Alderbrook (GB))
Breeder - Martin Carey

(Morning price: 8/1 9/1)
SP 8/1

loading past form
mid-division, slightly hampered 6th, progress into 3rd entering straight, ridden after 3 out, no impression 2 out, kept on one pace from before last
5th
3.25L
silks
Devils Bride (IRE) 10, b g 11-5 (Gigginstown House Stud)
(5:01.8) ts+cp6 Rated 154(-1 after this run)
Helissio (FR) - Rigorous (GB)(Generous (IRE))
Breeder - Charles Persse

(Morning price: 8/1 15/2 9/1 8/1)
(Ring price: 11/1 12/1) SP 12/1

loading past form
chased leaders, 3rd halfway, challenged before 3 out, ridden in 2nd before 2 out, no extra before last
6th
2.5L
silks
Lofgren (GB) 6, b g 9-12 (Jon Glews)
(5:02.3) ts8 Rated 128(-2 after this run)
Multiplex (GB) - Sherry Darling (IRE)(Alflora (IRE))
Breeder - Mr Jon Glews

(Morning price: 12/1 9/1)
(Ring price: 12/1 11/1 10/1 11/1 12/1) SP 12/1

loading past form
chased leaders, 5th halfway, ridden entering straight, no impression in 6th 3 out, kept on one pace
7th
7L
silks
Deans Road (IRE) 8, ch g 10-8 (C Creed)
(5:03.8) Rated 138
Golan (IRE) - Close To Home (IRE)(Be My Native (USA))
Breeder - Michael Creed

(Morning price: 5/1 4/1 7/2)
(Ring price: 3/1 10/3 7/2 10/3 7/2 10/3) SP 10/3fav

loading past form
chased leaders, slightly hampered 6th, 6th halfway, ridden in 5th 3 out, no extra before next
8th
19L
silks
Nearly Nama'd (IRE) 9, b g 10-8 (John P McManus)
(5:07.7) Rated 138(-2 after this run)
Millenary (GB) - Coca's Well (IRE)(Religiously (USA))
Breeder - Prospect Stables Ltd

(Morning price: 18/1 20/1 18/1)
(Ring price: 18/1 20/1) SP 20/1

loading past form
held up in rear, slight mistake 5 out, ridden and no impression next, soon no extra
9th
19L
silks
Top Of The Town (IRE) 9, b g 9-13 (Mrs M R Sheahan)
(5:11.5) Rated 129(-2 after this run)
Craigsteel (GB) - Hil Rhapsody (GB)(Anshan)
Breeder - M A Doyle

(Morning price: 14/1 20/1 25/1 22/1)
(Ring price: 18/1 16/1 14/1 16/1) SP 16/1

loading past form
always towards rear, slight mistake 3rd, ridden and no impression 4 out, soon no extra
10th
3.25L
silks
Aurora Bell (IRE) 9, b g 9-5 (Incl 2lbs overweight) (Daniel Harnett)
(5:12.2) ts4 Rated 120
Beneficial (GB) - Fair Choice (IRE)(Zaffaran (USA))
Breeder - Adrian Harnett

(Morning price: 14/1 12/1 16/1 18/1 22/1 18/1 20/1 22/1)
(Ring price: 16/1 14/1 12/1) SP 12/1

loading past form
jumped badly right 1st and rider lost irons, continued in mid-division without irons, hampered 6th, improved into 3rd 6 out, dispute briefly next, ridden and no extra entering straight
p.u.
silks
Neverushacon (IRE) 6, b g 11-1 (David Reid Scott)
ts2 Rated 145
Echo of Light (GB) - Lily Beth (IRE)(Desert King (IRE))
Breeder - Mrs Barbara Jamieson

(Morning price: 9/2 4/1 9/2 5/1 9/2 5/1 6/1 11/2 6/1 11/2)
SP 7/1

loading past form
mid-division, ridden and dropped towards rear 4 out, soon no extra, pulled up before 2 out
p.u.
silks
Delegate (GB) 7, ch g 10-0 (Gigginstown House Stud)
ts+ Rated 130
Robin Des Champs (FR) - As You Leave (FR)(Kaldounevees (FR))
Breeder - E. M. Peck & Sons

(Morning price: 11/2 4/1 5/1 11/2 5/1 11/2 5/1 11/2 5/1 11/2)
(Ring price: 15/2 7/1 8/1 15/2) SP 15/2

loading past form
led and disputed, ridden and no extra entering straight, weakened and pulled up before 2 out
u.r.
silks
The Gatechecker (IRE) 7, b g 9-10 (John P McManus)
bl1 Rated 125
Classic Cliche (IRE) - Criaire Princess (IRE)(Tidaro (USA))
Breeder - Mrs Teresa Cleary

(Morning price: 7/1 13/2 7/1 13/2 7/1)
(Ring price: 7/1 13/2 6/1) SP 6/1

loading past form
chased leaders, bad mistake and unseated rider 6th
Off 4.22
Time 4m. 58.50 secs, which is 7.87 secs faster than the course average on today's going
Tote Exacta- €332.30
Tote Trifecta- €4995.50
CSF- €151.34
Tricast- €1885.95.


2016 Ballycasey 9 11-10 R Walsh 13/8Fav (W P Mullins)
2015 A Decent Excuse 8 9-12 A P Crowe 16/1 (Eugene M O'Sullivan)
2014 Pass The Hat 7 10-7 D J Casey 20/1 (A L T Moore)
2013 Shot From The Hip 9 10-13 M P Walsh 14/1 (E J O'Grady)
2012 Kalellshan 9 10-7 D G Hogan 9/4Fav (Denis Gerard Hogan)

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