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Going - Good, Good to Yielding in places. Bright and showery

Jackpot Not Won.Pool €5,971.17 carried forward to Down Royal on Fri, 1st Sep. Placepot Pool - €23,858.40 Winning Units - 148.04 Dividend - €112.80. Pick Six Not Won.Pool €52,110.85 carried forward to Down Royal on Fri, 1st Sep. Tote Aggregate - €176976.00.

1st
silks
Low Sun (GB) 4, b g 11-7 (Mrs S Ricci)
(4:03.1 3.20 secs slower on today's going )
Champs Elysees (GB) - Winter Solstice (GB)(Unfuwain (USA))
Breeder - Juddmonte Farms Ltd

(Morning price: 6/4 8/11)
(Ring price: 4/6 8/13 4/6) SP 4/6fav

Tote Win €1.50 Place €1.02
loading past form
tracked leaders, several slight mistakes and not fluent, 6th halfway, closed up in 3rd 2 out, ridden before last, stayed on well to challenge run-in, led close home
2nd
0.5L
silks
Artful Artist (IRE) 8, b g 11-12 (Newtown Anner Stud Farm Ltd )
(4:03.2) ts+ Rated 109(+2 after this run)
Excellent Art (GB) - Silly Goose (IRE)(Sadler's Wells (USA))
Breeder - Mr Maurice Regan

(Morning price: 8/1 13/2 8/1 10/1 9/1)
SP 10/1

Place €3.90
loading past form
mid-division, progress into 6th 3 out, pushed along 2 out, stayed on into 3rd last, challenged run-in, every chance close home, just held in 2nd near line
3rd
0.5L
silks
Felix Mendelssohn (IRE) 6, b g 11-9 (Mrs Fitri Hay)
(4:03.3) ts4
Galileo (IRE) - Ice Queen (IRE)(Danehill Dancer (IRE))
Breeder - Ice Queen Syndicate

(Morning price: 20/1)
(Ring price: 33/1 28/1 25/1) SP 25/1

loading past form
chased leaders, 3rd halfway, 2nd and slight mistake 5 out, ridden to challenge 2 out, soon led, strongly pressed and joined run-in, headed close home
4th
1.5L
silks
Silver Star (FR) 4, gr g 11-2 (Barry Connell)
(4:03.5) ts1hd3
Silver Frost (IRE) - Suerte (GB)(Halling (USA))
Breeder - Mme Clody Norton & Jedburgh Star

(Morning price: 9/2 4/1 7/2 3/1 10/3 4/1)
SP 4/1

loading past form
prominent early, soon chased leaders, 5th halfway, closer on outer 2 out when mistake, soon ridden, 4th last, no extra run-in and kept on same pace
5th
5.5L
silks
Shinghari (IRE) 5, b g 11-12 (M G Hogan)
(4:04.6) cp4
Cape Cross (IRE) - Sindiyma (IRE)(Kalanisi (IRE))
Breeder - His Highness the Aga Khan's Studs S C

(Morning price: 16/1 20/1 14/1)
SP 16/1

loading past form
prominent early, soon settled in mid-division, progress into 4th 3 out, closer on inner 2 out, soon ridden, no impression in 6th last, kept on same pace
6th
0.75L
silks
Castle Guest (IRE) 8, b g 11-12 (Paul Rooney)
(4:04.8) ts+ Rated 108(-1 after this run)
Rock Of Gibraltar (IRE) - Castelletto (GB)(Komaite (USA))
Breeder - Coleman Bloodstock Limited

(Morning price: 8/1 11/1)
SP 16/1

loading past form
led, slight mistake 2 out, soon headed and ridden, no extra from last, kept on one pace
7th
1L
silks
Lex Talionis (IRE) 4, b g 11-2 (Mrs Deirdre A Kelly)
(4:05.0) ts1
Thewayyouare (USA) - Dawn Air (USA)(Diesis)
Breeder - M Morrissey

(Morning price: 25/1 28/1)
SP 33/1

loading past form
held up towards rear, slight mistake and reminders 4th, progress into 7th 3 out, slight mistake and ridden next, soon no impression and kept on one pace
8th
24L
silks
Grallagh (IRE) 4, b f 10-9 (John J Rushe)
(4:09.7) hd1
Whitmore's Conn (USA) - Drewstown Lady (IRE)(Phardante (FR))
Breeder - John Rushe

(Ring price: 66/1 80/1 100/1) SP 100/1

loading past form
hampered 1st and towards rear, ridden and no impression 4 out, weakened
9th
2.75L
silks
Askance (GB) 5, b g 11-4 (Urban & Rural Boys Syndicate)
(4:10.3) hd1
Passing Glance (GB) - Seaflower Reef (IRE)(Robellino (USA))
Breeder - Kingsclere Stud

(Ring price: 66/1 80/1 100/1) SP 100/1

loading past form
chased leaders early, mid-division from 2nd and towards rear next, ridden and no impression 4 out, weakened
10th
6L
silks
Ventura Boulevard (IRE) 5, b g 11-4 (T C Quinn)
(4:11.5) ts4
Beneficial (GB) - Ballybeg Shan (IRE)(Zagreb (USA))
Breeder - Cathy Doran

(Ring price: 66/1 80/1 100/1 80/1) SP 80/1

loading past form
chased leaders, 4th halfway, ridden and no extra 3 out, weakened
11th
19L
silks
Easy Boy (IRE) 5, b g 11-9 (Miss Joan Brennan)
(4:15.4) ts+cp+
Rip Van Winkle (IRE) - Genial Jenny (IRE)(Danehill (USA))
Breeder - Holborn Trust Co

(Morning price: 125/1)
(Ring price: 80/1 100/1) SP 100/1

loading past form
rear of mid-division, ridden towards rear 4 out, soon no extra and weakened
12th
4.5L
silks
Love The Well (IRE) 6, b g 11-1 (P Meany)
(4:16.4)
Fruits of Love (USA) - Junga Connection (GB)(Danzig Connection (USA))
Breeder - David Walsh

(Morning price: 125/1)
SP 66/1

loading past form
disputed early, chased leader after 1st, 2nd halfway, lost place and hampered on rail after 4 out, soon ridden and weakened
p.u.
silks
Papal Motel (IRE) 4, ch g 11-7 (Ed Tynan)
Rated 111
Papal Bull (GB) - Memory Motel (DEN)(Always Fair (USA))
Breeder - Gallopers Bloodstock

(Morning price: 8/1 9/1 11/1)
(Ring price: 16/1 14/1) SP 14/1

loading past form
badly hampered 1st, pulled up after next
fell
silks
Play The Game (IRE) 4, b g 11-7 (Derek Kierans)

Lawman (FR) - Neutral (GB)(Beat Hollow (GB))
Breeder - Mrs T Mahon

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

loading past form
mid-division, fell 1st
Off 4.15
Time 4m. 3.10 secs, which is 3.20 secs slower than the course average on today's going
CSF €8.74.
Tote Exacta €10.60.
Tote Trifecta €125.90.

Non runners Skeaping (GB) (change in going), The Brassmoulder (drop in foot), Jack Wade (respiratory infection ), Im Waiting (in season)
2016 Bakers Street 9 10-11 Miss J M Cook (7) 8/1 (Paul Power)
2015 Rocky Court 6 11-4 P Townend 11/2 (S J Mahon)
2014 Draco 5 11-4 R M Power 1/3Fav (A P O'Brien)

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