Going - Heavy. 

1st
silks
Black Scorpion (IRE) 11-11

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

SP 3/1

John F Gleeson
R W Barron
loading past form
chased leaders, 4th halfway, wo before 2out, going best before last, kept on well, easily
2nd
3L
silks
Imperial Oscar (IRE) 11-11

Oscar (IRE) - Athy Princess (IRE)(Over The River (FR))
Breeder - Cathal Ennis

SP 6/1

W F Codd
J L Scallan
loading past form
chased leaders, 15l 2nd halfway, progress to lead aft 4out, headed before 2out, effort to challenged winner before last, kept on bt nt mtch winner flat
3rd
2.5L
silks
Oscar Contender (IRE) 11-11

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

SP 5/1

William P Murphy
S Fitzgerald
loading past form
mid-div, slow 2nd, 5th halfway, some progress in 4th before 2out, kept on sme pace from last
4th
12L
silks
Rattle The Cage (IRE) 12-2

Mahler (GB) - Olives Hall (IRE)(Saddlers' Hall (IRE))
Breeder - Ms Olive Mulhare

SP 6/1

R H Lalor
Ms E A Lalor
loading past form
lead until before 5th, 3rd halfway, left in lead again before 8th, headed before 4out, 3rd from 2out, weakened straight
5th
6L
silks
Stay In Touch (IRE) 12-2

Touch Of Land (FR) - Supreme Dancer (IRE)(Supreme Leader)
Breeder - Frank Reynolds

SP 11/8fav

Aengus King
Derek O'Connor
loading past form
waited with rear, 8th halfway, ridden in 6th before 2out, kept on one paced straight
6th
5L
silks
Wells Gold (IRE) 12-2

Gold Well (GB) - Exit Baby (IRE)(Exit To Nowhere (USA))
Breeder - Mrs Daphne Duncan

SP 6/1

Tom Shanahan
J C Barry
loading past form
mid-div, 6th halfway, progress in 5th before 2out, no extra and weakened straight
p.u.
silks
Impulsive Pal (IRE) 12-2

Oscar (IRE) - Impulsive Ita (IRE)(Supreme Leader)
Breeder - Mr C Reaney

SP 5/1

David Harry Kelly
D Skehan
loading past form
mid-div, 7th halfway, no extra and held in 8th before 2out, to when pulled up before last
p.u.
silks
Time It Took (IRE) 12-2

Brian Boru (GB) - Curahard Again (IRE)(Executive Perk)
Breeder - John Lane

SP 8/1

E M Hogan
P J O'Neill
loading past form
always towards rear, 9th and last halfway, no extra and held in 7th before 2out, to when pulled up before last
ref
silks
Funny Irish (FR) 11-11

Irish Wells (FR) - Funny Miss (FR)(Bering)
Breeder - Jean-Pierre Villey

SP 6/1

A L T Moore
H Morgan
loading past form
whipped around at start, refused to race
r.o.
silks
Wan Cool Dude (IRE) 11-11

Gamut (IRE) - According To Noel (IRE)(Accordion)
Breeder - Miss Yvonne Hanley

SP 10/1

Brendan Tynan
J Hayes
loading past form
mid-div until progress to lead before 5th, ran wide off bend before 6th, 15l advantage halfway, still clear lead when ran on before 8th
Off 3.30
Time 7m. 0.00 secs

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