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Going - Heavy, Soft to Heavy in places. Fine

Jackpot Not Won.Pool €5,198.87 carried forward to Dundalk on Fri, 5th Jan. Placepot Pool - €23,356.03 Winning Units - 27.46 Dividend - €595.30. Pick Six Not Won.Pool €5,820.33 carried forward to Dundalk on Fri, 5th Jan. Tote Aggregate - €114853.00.

1st
silks
Dortmund Park (FR) 5, b g 11-9 (Gigginstown House Stud)
(5:30.5 2.45 secs faster on today's going ) ts1
Great Pretender (IRE) - Qena (FR)(Le Balafre (FR))
Breeder - P G Roulois & P P Roulois

(Morning price: 5/2 11/4 3/1)
(Ring price: 9/4 5/2 11/4 5/2 11/4) SP 11/4

Tote Win €3.30 Place €1.30
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tracked leaders, improved to dispute lead entering straight, 3rd and pushed along 2 out, ridden to dispute lead at last, improved to lead inside final furlong, stayed on well
2nd
0.75L
silks
Catwalk King (IRE) 6, b g 11-12 (J H Kidd)
(5:30.7) ts1
Kutub (IRE) - Queen Of Catwalk (IRE)(Un Desperado (FR))
Breeder - J H Kidd

(Morning price: 11/1 14/1)
(Ring price: 25/1 20/1) SP 20/1

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tracked leaders, 5th 3 out, checked on inner before straight, ridden in 5th 2 out, improved to dispute lead at last, headed inside final furlong, kept on close home
3rd
2.5L
silks
Thermistocles (IRE) 6, b g 11-12 (Miss Sarah O'Brien)
(5:31.3)
Oscar (IRE) - Alpine View (IRE)(Witness Box (USA))
Breeder - Patrick Kinsella

(Morning price: 14/1 11/1 10/1 8/1 7/1 11/2)
(Ring price: 7/1 6/1 11/2) SP 11/2

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tracked leaders on inner, slight mistake 1st and not fluent at 3rd, ridden in 4th on outer 2 out, disputed lead at last, headed after last, kept on same pace inside final furlong
4th
5L
silks
Call A Cab (IRE) 5, ch g 11-9 (John P McManus)
(5:32.3)
Beneficial (GB) - Peppardstown (IRE)(Old Vic)
Breeder - R Guiry

(Morning price: 7/2 4/1 5/1)
(Ring price: 13/2 7/1 8/1 7/1) SP 7/1

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mid-division, slight mistake 2nd, 6th 3 out, headway to dispute lead entering straight, ridden and headed after 2 out, 4th at last, no extra run-in
5th
6.5L
silks
Falak (IRE) 5, b g 11-9 (Brendan Scully)
(5:33.6)
Teofilo (IRE) - Family (USA)(Danzig (USA))
Breeder - Barronstown Stud

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

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mid-division on inner, bad mistake 4th, headway into 3rd entering straight, ridden to dispute lead 2 out, headed and dropped to 5th at last, no extra
6th
4.25L
silks
Theatre World (IRE) 6, b g 11-5 (Downtown Syndicate)
(5:34.5)
King's Theatre (IRE) - Lively Lass (IRE)(Definite Article (GB))
Breeder - Mrs M Brophy

SP 66/1

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towards rear, hampered 3rd, no impression from 3 out, some modest late progress
7th
8.5L
silks
Misty Hollow (IRE) 5, b g 11-6 (Edward Cawley)
(5:36.2) hd1
Beat Hollow (GB) - Storm Whistle (IRE)(Toulon (GB))
Breeder - Mrs Bernadette Colleary

SP 66/1

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towards rear, slight mistake 2nd, no impression from 3 out, some modest late progress
8th
16L
silks
Cappacon (IRE) 10, b g 11-7 (Keep The Faith Syndicate)
(5:39.5)
Prince Arch (USA) - Addenstown Blaze (IRE)(Bob Back (USA))
Breeder - Mr Paul and Mrs Ann Murray

SP 66/1

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rear of mid-division, no impression from 3 out, never a factor
9th
7.5L
silks
Fr Gilligansvoyge (GB) 5, b g 11-2 (Mrs C M Brady)
(5:41.0)
Yeats (IRE) - Maiden Voyage (GB)(Slip Anchor)
Breeder - Whitson Bloodstock Limited

SP 66/1

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always behind, ridden 5th, no impression from 4 out, never a factor
10th
1L
silks
Bang Bang Rosie (IRE) 6, b m 11-5 (J A Coleman)
(5:41.2)
Stowaway (GB) - Restless Dreams (IRE)(Supreme Leader)
Breeder - Ronnie O'Neill

(Morning price: 6/4 11/10 6/5)
(Ring price: 6/4 11/8 5/4 11/8) SP 11/8fav

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disputed lead, led 3 out, soon ridden and headed entering straight, soon weakened quickly
11th
37L
silks
Drimsree Lad (IRE) 7, b g 11-5 (Rath-Eden Syndicate)
(5:48.7) ts3
Mr Combustible (IRE) - The Irishwoman (IRE)(Shernazar)
Breeder - Mrs Joan Rothwell

SP 66/1

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tracked leaders in 3rd, ridden in 3rd 3 out, soon weakened quickly
12th
17L
silks
Cote Tete (FR) 6, b g 11-12 (Gigginstown House Stud)
(5:52.0) ts1
Coastal Path (GB) - Liste En Tete (FR)(Video Rock (FR))
Breeder - M Dominique Clayeux

(Ring price: 20/1 22/1 25/1) SP 25/1

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disputed lead, ridden and headed 3 out, soon weakened quickly
p.u.
silks
Dont Stop (IRE) 8, ch g 11-12 (Downtown Syndicate)

Flemensfirth (USA) - Runfar (IRE)(Phardante (FR))
Breeder - John Monroe

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

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towards rear, good progress on outer into 4th at 6th, mistake next and soon weakened quickly, pulled up before 2 out
p.u.
silks
Eusebius (IRE) 6, b g 11-12 (Hugh McDaid)

Oscar (IRE) - Deanery Nellie (IRE)(Shardari)
Breeder - Mr H McDaid

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

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mid-division on outer, weakened quickly 4 out, pulled up before next
u.r.
silks
Monstrosity (IRE) 6, b g 11-12 (F Feeley)

Mahler (GB) - Little Pearl (IRE)(Bigstone (IRE))
Breeder - Miss Jennifer Mahon

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

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mid-division, pecked on landing and unseated rider 3rd
Off 12.21
Time 5m. 30.50 secs, which is 2.45 secs faster than the course average on today's going
CSF €57.02.
Tote Exacta €43.30.
Tote Trifecta €209.30.


2017 Woods Well 6 11-12 K M Donoghue 9/2 (Gordon Elliott)
2016 Dont Tell No One 8 11-12 D N Russell 4/1 (D K Weld)
2015 O Ceallaigh 6 11-12 A D Leigh 33/1 (Peter Fahey)
2014 Lieutenant Colonel 5 11-10 B J Cooper 1/1Fav (D T Hughes)
2013 King Of Firth 6 11-12 D E Mullins 2/1Fav (Ms Margaret Mullins)

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