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Going - Soft To Heavy. Overcast, light rain

Jackpot Pool - €11,979.54 Winning Units - 253 Dividend - €33.10. Placepot Pool - €49,110.38 Winning Units - 981.49 Dividend - €35.00. Pick Six Pool - €51,301.67 Winning Units - 124.5 Dividend - €288.44. Tote Aggregate - €195612.00.

1st
silks
Dis Donc (FR) 5, b g 11-11 (Gigginstown House Stud)
(4:19.6 3.46 secs slower on today's going )
Kingsalsa (USA) - Skarina (FR)(Dark Moondancer (GB))
Breeder - MME Karine Perreau

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

Tote Win €4.90 Place €1.30
loading past form
chased leaders, 4th at 3rd, improved to challenge and on terms from 2 out, gained narrow lead from before last, pressed and kept on well under pressure run-in
2nd
nk
silks
Antey (GER) 5, b g 11-11 (Mrs S Ricci)
(4:19.6)
Lord Of England (GER) - Achinora (GB)(Sleeping Indian (GB))
Breeder - S Penner

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

Place €1.50
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chased leaders, 5th at 3rd, slight mistake 6th, improved to lead approaching 3 out, soon joined, slight mistake 2 out, narrowly headed from before last, slightly impeded run-in, kept on well without quite matching winner
3rd
3L
silks
Avellino (IRE) 7, b f 11-5 (Mrs P J Conway)
(4:20.3)
Muhtathir (GB) - Alliata (USA)(Southern Halo (USA))
Breeder - Mrs P J Conway

(Morning price: 10/1 8/1 15/2 7/1 6/1)
(Ring price: 11/2 5/1) SP 5/1

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mid-division early, 9th at 3rd, closed straight, 3rd and slight mistake last, kept on without matching 1st 2 run-in
4th
3.75L
silks
Pallasator (GB) 9, b g 11-12 (Qatar Racing Limited)
(4:21.0)
Motivator (GB) - Ela Athena (GB)(Ezzoud (IRE))
Breeder - Newsells Park Stud

(Morning price: 2/1 9/4 2/1 9/4 11/4 3/1 7/2)
(Ring price: 9/2 5/1 9/2 4/1 7/2 3/1) SP 3/1fav

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mid-division early, 8th at 3rd, closed up straight, soon prominent, no extra and one pace from before last
5th
2.5L
silks
The Holy One (IRE) 5, b g 11-11 (David Bobbett)
(4:21.6)
Court Cave (IRE) - Vickate (IRE)(Old Vic)
Breeder - Mrs Rosemary Swan

(Morning price: 4/1 9/2)
SP 9/2

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soon mid-division, 10th at 3rd, closed up to be prominent and slightly impeded after 3 out, soon challenged and almost on terms, no extra and one pace approaching last
6th
16L
silks
Derby De Thaix (FR) 5, b g 11-11 (M L Bloodstock Limited)
(4:24.8)
Coastal Path (GB) - Rica De Thaix (FR)(Shaanmer (IRE))
Breeder - M Michel Bourgneuf

(Morning price: 16/1 18/1 16/1 18/1)
(Ring price: 16/1 20/1) SP 20/1

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chased leaders, 6th at 3rd, no impression 2 out, kept on same pace
7th
10L
silks
Roxboro Road (IRE) 5, b g 11-11 (John P McManus)
(4:26.8)
Oscar (IRE) - Pretty Neat (IRE)(Topanoora)
Breeder - Mrs Noreen McManus

SP 40/1

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held up, 12th from 3rd, headway straight, kept on same pace from before 2 out
8th
2.25L
silks
Cappuccino Man (IRE) 7, br g 11-7 (Keep The Faith Syndicate)
(4:27.3)
Waveney (UAE) - Un Stopable (IRE)(Montelimar (USA))
Breeder - S Gannon

(Morning price: 100/1 150/1)
SP 100/1

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held up, 13th from 3rd, some progress straight, kept on same pace from before 2 out
9th
3.25L
silks
Reine Fee (IRE) 5, b f 10-11 (Patrick G McKeon)
(4:28.0)
Kalanisi (IRE) - Cave Woman (IRE)(Court Cave (IRE))
Breeder - William Flood

(Morning price: 150/1 125/1 150/1 200/1)
SP 100/1

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held up, 16th from 3rd, kept on without threatening straight
10th
3.5L
silks
Golden Sunset (GB) 5, ch g 11-6 (Mrs A Huber)
(4:28.7)
Presenting (GB) - Deep Sunset (IRE)(Supreme Leader)
Breeder - R D and Mrs J S Chugg

(Morning price: 100/1 66/1 100/1)
SP 100/1

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held up, 15th from 3rd, kept on without threatening straight
11th
3.25L
silks
Mccrackens Gate (IRE) 7, br g 11-5 (C E Falls)
(4:29.4)
Robin Des Pres (FR) - Be My Libby (IRE)(Be My Native (USA))
Breeder - Seamus Cooney

(Morning price: 150/1 125/1 150/1)
SP 100/1

loading past form
held up, last from 3rd, no impression from before straight, kept on without threatening
12th
3.5L
silks
Hero's Welcome (IRE) 6, b g 11-12 (John P McManus)
(4:30.1)
Oscar (IRE) - Satellite Dancer (IRE)(Satco (FR))
Breeder - Edmond Coleman

SP 33/1

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soon mid-division, 11th at 3rd, kept on same pace straight
13th
3.5L
silks
Hearts Are Trumps (IRE) 5, b g 11-11 (John P McManus)
(4:30.8)
Oscar (IRE) - Polly's Present (IRE)(Presenting (GB))
Breeder - Colman O'Flynn Jnr

(Morning price: 18/1 25/1 28/1 25/1 28/1 25/1)
SP 25/1

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mid-division early, 7th at 3rd, no impression from 3 out
14th
17L
silks
Bert Leaf (GB) 6, b f 10-12 (Marie Davis)
(4:34.2)
Kheleyf (USA) - Poppy's Rose (GB)(Diktat (GB))
Breeder - Mrs A Morris

SP 100/1

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held up, 14th from 3rd, no impression from before straight, soon no extra
15th
20L
silks
Well Tom (IRE) 6, b g 11-9 (Aengus King)
(4:38.2)
Well Chosen (GB) - Overthemas (IRE)(Over The River (FR))
Breeder - M J Berry

(Morning price: 125/1 150/1)
SP 100/1

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chased leaders, 3rd at 3rd, no extra 3 out, soon weakened
16th
25L
silks
High Grounds (IRE) 5, b g 11-11 (James McAuley)
(4:43.3) hd2
High Chaparral (IRE) - Civility Cat (USA)(Tale of The Cat (USA))
Breeder - Lynch Bages, Camas Park & Brittas House

(Morning price: 40/1 33/1)
SP 33/1

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a little keen, prominent, soon 2nd, slight mistake 3rd, no extra 3 out, not fluent 2 out, weakened
17th
6.5L
silks
One Cool Poet (IRE) 6, b g 11-12 (KRBD Partnership)
(4:44.6)
Urban Poet (USA) - Oasis Star (IRE)(Desert King (IRE))
Breeder - Caroline Brazil

(Morning price: 150/1 200/1 150/1 200/1)
SP 100/1

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held up, 17th from 3rd, no impression from before straight, soon no extra
18th
4L
silks
Justice Ears (IRE) 5, b g 11-11 (Justice James Partnership)
(4:45.4) hd4
Dylan Thomas (IRE) - Shanghai Visit (IRE)(Peintre Celebre (USA))
Breeder - Lucky Racing Syndicate

(Morning price: 80/1 66/1 80/1 150/1)
SP 100/1

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led, soon clear, not fluent 4th, reduced lead and headed approaching 3 out, weakened
p.u.
silks
The Grey Knight (IRE) 7, gr g 11-9 (Edward Cawley)
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Daylami (IRE) - Whakapala (IRE)(Saddlers' Hall (IRE))
Breeder - P J Rothwell

(Morning price: 50/1 80/1 66/1)
(Ring price: 66/1 50/1) SP 50/1

loading past form
held up, 18th from 3rd, no impression from before straight, pulled up 3 out
Off 1.50
Time 4m. 19.60 secs, which is 3.46 secs slower than the course average on today's going
CSF €17.82.
Tote Exacta €24.50.
Tote Trifecta €121.90.

Non runner Rideonastar (coughing) Stewards Enquiry - Result stands
2017 Miss Mardan 8 11-5 M J Bolger 11/4 (Sean Byrne)
2016 Automated 5 11-8 J W Kennedy (3) 11/4 (Gordon Elliott)
2015 Mike McCann 7 11-12 A E Lynch 15/8 (Michael O'Hare)
2014 Daneking 5 11-11 R Walsh 4/5Fav (W P Mullins)
2013 Irish Thistle 6 11-12 A E Lynch 9/2 (H Rogers)

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