Going - Yielding. 

1st
silks
Thebarrowman (IRE) 12-2

Mahler (GB) - Pixie Dust (IRE)(Desert King (IRE))
Breeder - Jim Lanigan

SP 6/1

Adrian P Keatley
J P McKeown
loading past form
prominent, close 3rd and b mstks 6 and 5out, good progress to dispute after 3out, lead 2out, ran on well
2nd
3L
silks
A Plein Temps (FR) 12-2

Alberto Giacometti (IRE) - Flower Des Champs (FR)(Robin Des Champs (FR))
Breeder - Har De Saint Voir & M Patrick Joubert

SP 11/4Jfavfav

Colin S McKeever
Derek O'Connor
loading past form
always prominent and disputed, not quicken with winner but kept on well
3rd
12L
silks
Step Back (IRE) 11-11

Indian River (FR) - Stepitoutmary (IRE)(Roselier (FR))
Breeder - Patrick Macken

SP 6/1

George Stewart
M J Lynch
loading past form
always close under pressure, not quicken from 2out, kept on
4th
7L
silks
One Tick (IRE) 12-2

Tikkanen (USA) - Garvey Lough (IRE)(Old Vic)
Breeder - Joe Tumelty

SP 11/4Jfavfav

B R Hamilton
D G Lavery
loading past form
prominent and keen, close 4th 2out, no impression before last, kept on
fell
silks
Fire And Smoke (GB) 12-2

Overbury (IRE) - Camelia Walk (GB)(Sir Harry Lewis (USA))
Breeder - Exors of the late Mr D McCain

SP 3/1

Colin Bowe
B O'Neill
loading past form
lead for most, still 3l advantage and fell 4out
p.u.
silks
Blue Empyrean (IRE) 12-2

Generous (IRE) - Maldagora (IRE)(Luso (GB))
Breeder - Mr J J Taylor

SP 5/1

J G Cosgrave
N McParlan
loading past form
close under pressure until weakened after 3out, soon behind, pulled up before last
p.u.
silks
Lighting Tunes (IRE) 11-11

Milan (GB) - Fair Conquest (IRE)(Be My Native (USA))
Breeder - A V Bloodstock

SP 6/1

Peter Maher
B Browne
loading past form
waited with in touch, weakened and lost touch 3out, pulled up 2out
p.u.
silks
Violet's Wish (IRE) 12-2

Acambaro (GER) - Violets Gale (IRE)
Breeder - J O'Donoghue

SP 6/1

Sean Thomas Doyle
R James
loading past form
always in rear, pulled up 2out
Off 2.30
Time 6m. 22.00 secs

THE IRISH TIMES