Going - Heavy. 

1st
silks
Monbeg Chit Chat (GB) 12-1

Kayf Tara (GB) - Gaye Sophie (GB)(Environment Friend (GB))
Breeder - R F and S D Knipe

SP 2/1fav

Donnchadh Doyle
R James
loading past form
made all and jw, 2l advantage 5out, 3l advantage going best after 2out, stayed on well, impressive
2nd
6L
silks
Kaiser Black (IRE) 12-1

Germany (USA) - Strong Red (GB)(Strong Gale)
Breeder - L O'Shaughnessy

SP 4/1

P M J Doyle
Ms K Walsh
loading past form
rear of mid-division, progress 3out, 2nd 2out, 3l 2nd and no extra well aft 2out, 6l 2nd when jumped right last, kept on well
3rd
7L
silks
Orchardstown Cross (IRE) 12-1

Westerner (GB) - Shang A Lang (IRE)(Commander Collins (IRE))
Breeder - Mr Peter Magnier & Ms Margaret Mullins

SP 6/1

John Halley
P A King
loading past form
mostly 2nd, 2l 2nd going well 5out, 3rd 4out, close 2nd 3out, mistake in 3rd 2out, weakened in 3rd 2out and slow last
4th
10L
silks
Allmyown (IRE) 12-1

Mr Combustible (IRE) - Cappard Ridge (IRE)(Executive Perk)
Breeder - Ray Brazil

SP 4/1

Damian Murphy
D Murphy
loading past form
waited with rear, until 8th before 4out, poor 5th before 2out and sl clsr in moderate 4th when jumped right last
p.u.
silks
Ballyvodock (IRE) 12-1

Mahler (GB) - Strong Watch (IRE)(Strong Gale)
Breeder - J Dulohery

SP 7/1

Terence O'Brien
P D Collins
loading past form
always rear, moderate 8th after a mile, dropped last before 4out and to when pulled up before 3out
p.u.
silks
Dancingatlughnasa (GB) 12-1

Black Sam Bellamy (IRE) - Kingfisher Dawn (GB)(Alflora (IRE))
Breeder - C E Whiteley

SP 7/1

Thomas G Barry
C W Fennessy
loading past form
chased leaders in 3rd and some mstks, 2l 2nd and msk 4out, wkng in 3rd when slow 3out, behind when pulled up before 2out
p.u.
silks
Kings Eclipse (IRE) 12-1

Double Eclipse (IRE) - Good Times Ahead (IRE)(King's Ride)
Breeder - Terence Leonard

SP 7/1

Terence Leonard
Derek O'Connor
loading past form
chased leaders, 4th after a mile and slow 7th, 10l 4th 3out, moderate 4th and no extra frm 2out until last when pulled up before last
p.u.
silks
Meelin Nineonesix (IRE) 11-10

Tikkanen (USA) - Auntie Bob (GB)(Overbury (IRE))
Breeder - Mr J Travers

SP 7/2

Turlough O'Connor
T O'Connor
loading past form
mid-division, 6th halfway and mistake 6out, progress in fair 4th 4out, moderate 6th and beaten when pulled up before 3out
p.u.
silks
Shotgun Preacher (IRE) 11-10

Darsi (FR) - Glenair Dante (IRE)(Phardante (FR))
Breeder - Con Smyth

SP 8/1

David A Kiely
W T Cronin
loading past form
mid-division, 5th after a mile and 4th frm 8th, fair 6th before 4out, weakened before 3out and behind when pulled up after 3out
Off 2.30
Time 7m. 19.00 secs

THE IRISH TIMES