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Going - Hurdle/Bumper: Soft, yielding in places Chase: Yielding, soft in places. Fine and cold

Jackpot Not Won.Pool €22,261.00 carried forward to Leopardstown on Thu, 28th Dec. Placepot Pool - €50,995.56 Winning Units - 51.39 Dividend - €694.60. Pick Six Not Won.Pool €125,933.87 carried forward to Leopardstown on Thu, 28th Dec. Tote Aggregate - €645483.00.

1st
silks
Tycoon Prince (IRE) 7, b g 11-12 (Gigginstown House Stud)
(4:13.9 2.21 secs faster on today's going ) ts6
Trans Island (GB) - Downtown Train (IRE)(Glacial Storm (USA))
Breeder - Kenneth Parkhill

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

Tote Win €3.60 Place €1.60
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chased leaders, left moderate 3rd from 3rd, disputed 2nd before 6th and chased leader from 7th, challenged travelling smoothly straight, lead over 1f out, soon ridden to assert and stayed on well final furlong
2nd
6.5L
silks
Bunk Off Early (IRE) 5, ro g 11-12 (Supreme Horse Racing Club)
(4:15.2)
Zebedee (GB) - Ctesiphon (USA)(Arch (USA))
Breeder - Sandra Russell

(Morning price: 1/1 5/4 11/8 6/4 13/8)
(Ring price: 2/1 15/8 7/4 15/8 7/4 13/8 6/4) SP 6/4fav

Place €1.40
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chased leaders, left moderate 2nd from 3rd, joined for 2nd before 6th and 3rd from next, close up when slight mistake final fence, pushed along before straight, kept on without troubling winner inside final furlong into 2nd near line
3rd
nk
silks
Le Martalin (FR) 6, ch g 11-12 (Gigginstown House Stud)
(4:15.2) hd8
Martaline (GB) - Hembra (FR)(Croco Rouge (IRE))
Breeder - Gaetan Gilles

(Morning price: 7/2 10/3 3/1)
(Ring price: 11/4 3/1 11/4 3/1) SP 3/1

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led, pressed when left clear 3rd, soon reduced lead and pushed along into straight, headed over 1f out, soon no impression and one pace, dropped to 3rd near line
4th
11L
silks
Drumconnor Lad (IRE) 7, b g 11-12 (David G Keys)
(4:17.5) ts5
Winged Love (IRE) - Drumconnor Lady (IRE)(Shahrastani (USA))
Breeder - Mr M Abernethy

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

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chased leaders, left moderate 4th from 3rd, slight mistake 4th, pushed along before straight, soon no impression and one pace
fell
silks
Montalbano (GB) 5, ch g 11-12 (Mrs S Ricci)
hd6
Monsieur Bond (IRE) - Alpen Glen (GB)(Halling (USA))
Breeder - Black Type Limited

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

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prominent, pressed leader and clear of remainder when bad mistake and unseated rider 3rd
fell
silks
Don't Let Go (IRE) 5, b f 11-5 (John P McManus)

Yeats (IRE) - Mem O'Rees (GB)(Alflora (IRE))
Breeder - Mrs Noreen McManus

(Morning price: 66/1)
(Ring price: 50/1 40/1 50/1) SP 50/1

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in rear, mistake 1st and detached, fell 3rd
Off 12.41
Time 4m. 13.90 secs, which is 2.21 secs faster than the course average on today's going
Tote Exacta- €9.30
Tote Trifecta- €17.40
CSF- €8.64.

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