Going - Good/Yielding. 

1st
silks
Burning Ambition (IRE) 12-2

Scorpion (IRE) - Wyndham Miss Sally (IRE)(Flemensfirth (USA))
Breeder - Peter Byrne

SP 7/4fav

Pierce Michael Power
R James
loading past form
made most, 2l advantage halfway, going best and 2l advantage before 2out, 5l advantage last where left clear, kept on well, easily
2nd
10L
silks
Black Scorpion (IRE) 11-11

Scorpion (IRE) - Arcanum (IRE)(Presenting (GB))
Breeder - Patrick Davern

SP 4/1

John F Gleeson
R W Barron
loading past form
chased leaders, 4th halfway, some progress in 5th aft 3out, no extra and held in 3rd aft 2out, left moderate 2nd last, kept on to line
3rd
20L
silks
Checker Hill (IRE) 12-2

Black Sam Bellamy (IRE) - Shuil Saoirse (IRE)(Zaffaran (USA))
Breeder - Noel Delahunty

SP 7/1

John Brassil
P J O'Neill
loading past form
rear of mid-div, 10th halfway, progress in 6th aft 3out, held in moderate 4th when left 3rd last, kept on to line
fell
silks
Oscar Contender (IRE) 11-11

Oscar (IRE) - Supreme Contender (IRE)(Supreme Leader)
Breeder - Mary Walsh

SP 3/1

William P Murphy
S Fitzgerald
loading past form
mid-div, 5th halfway, good progress to 2nd aft 3out, 2l 2nd before 2out, held and 5l dwn in 2nd when fell last
fell
silks
Big Man Clarence (IRE) 11-11

Golden Tornado (IRE) - Glens Lady (IRE)(Mister Lord (USA))
Breeder - Edward and Joseph McCormack

SP 7/1

Enda Bolger
T O'Connor
loading past form
prom, 7th halfway, some progress in 7th before 3out, no extra and held in 5th when fell 2out.
p.u.
silks
Definite Empire (IRE) 11-11

Definite Article (GB) - Criswood (IRE)(Chromite (USA))
Breeder - Martin Cullinane

SP 12/1

M O Cullinane
P J Cawley
loading past form
always towards rear, 12th and last halfway, mistake 7th, no extra in 9th before 3out, behind when pulled up before 2out
p.u.
silks
Iamasiam (IRE) 12-2

Definite Article (GB) - Ad Gloria (IRE)(Shernazar)
Breeder - M Doran

SP 8/1

Richard O'Keeffe
M Scallan
loading past form
mostly chased leader, 2nd halfway, weakened to 4th before 3out, soon no extra, behind when pulled up before 2out
p.u.
silks
Mr Underwood (IRE) 11-11

Fleetwood (IRE) - Curragh Garvivonne (IRE)(Lahib (USA))
Breeder - John Long

SP 12/1

Michael J Quaid
E Mahon
loading past form
always towards rear, 11th halfway, mistake 6th, no extra and held in 8th before 3out, behind when pulled up before 2out
p.u.
silks
Paddy The Navaho (IRE) 12-2

Indian Haven (GB) - Silence Is Master (IRE)(Fayruz)
Breeder - D Drumgoole

SP 12/1

A J Kennedy
R Deegan
loading past form
mid-div, 6th halfway, weakened to rear before 4out, to in 12th and last when pulled up before 3out
p.u.
silks
Ballyorgan (IRE) 12-2

Presenting (GB) - Supreme Melody (IRE)(Supreme Leader)
Breeder - Godfrey Moylan

SP 4/1

Enda Bolger
G M Mangan
loading past form
prom, 3rd halfway, progress in 3rd briefly aft 3out, soon no extra, behind when pulled up before 2out
p.u.
silks
Ajijic (IRE) 12-2

Bach (IRE) - Wishbone Ash (IRE)
Breeder - Dr G P Crosse

SP 7/1

Terence Leonard
J P O'Rourke
loading past form
rear of mid-div, 9th halfway, no extra and held in 11th before 3out, behind when pulled up before 2out
p.u.
silks
Noruki (IRE) 12-2

Flemensfirth (USA) - Classic Material (GB)(Classic Cliche (IRE))
Breeder - Patrick Doyle

SP 6/1

V L Halley
J C Barry
loading past form
mid-div, mistake 2nd, 8th halfway, no extra and held in 10th before 3out, behind when pulled up before 2out
Off 3.30
Time 6m. 29.00 secs

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