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Going - Yielding To Soft (Soft after 3rd race). Overcast and showery

Jackpot Dividend - €388.80. Placepot Dividend - €148.80. Tote Aggregate - €236080.00.

1st
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King's Song (FR) 7, b g 11-6 (Blended Syndicate)
(7:00.0 8.20 secs slower on today's going ) ts5 Rated 101(+16 after this run)
King's Theatre (IRE) - Chanson Indienne (FR)(Indian River (FR))
Breeder - Keith Bradley

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

Tote Win €4.40 Place €2.00
loading past form
mid-division, headway approaching 4 out, led travelling well 2 out, soon asserted and stayed on well, very easily
2nd
14L
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The Bay Birch (IRE) 6, b m 9-13 (B T Moore)
(7:02.8) Rated 81(+4 after this run)
Beneficial (GB) - Tournant Vic (IRE)(Old Vic)
Breeder - Mr Brian Moore

(Morning price: 10/1 11/1 9/1)
(Ring price: 9/1 8/1 9/1 8/1) SP 8/1

loading past form
rear of mid-division, some headway before 4 out, 7th and slight mistake next, ridden and progress into 3rd 2 out, no impression on easy winner approaching last, kept on one pace
3rd
4.75L
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Simple Steps (IRE) 7, gr m 10-7 (Ballymartle Syndicate)
(7:03.8) Rated 91
Tikkanen (USA) - Burma (GB)(Sri Pekan (USA))
Breeder - Denis J Reddan

(Morning price: 10/1 11/1 12/1 14/1)
(Ring price: 12/1 10/1 9/1 8/1) SP 8/1

loading past form
prominent and disputed lead, left in lead 6 out, pushed along and headed 2 out, soon no impression and kept on one pace
4th
2.5L
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Jack The Hat (IRE) 12, br g 10-12 (Dynamic Horse Racing Club)
(7:04.4) ts+bl+ Rated 100(-2 after this run)
Dr Massini (IRE) - Aunt Rose (IRE)(Caribo)
Breeder - P & H Byrne

(Ring price: 12/1 14/1) SP 14/1

loading past form
rear of mid-division on outer, some headway before 4 out, went 5th 2 out, no impression and kept on one pace
5th
4L
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Black Scorpion (IRE) 6, b g 11-9 (Don't Go There Syndicate)
(7:05.2) Rated 111(-1 after this run)
Scorpion (IRE) - Arcanum (IRE)(Presenting (GB))
Breeder - Patrick Davern

(Morning price: 9/2 11/2 5/1 11/2)
(Ring price: 8/1 15/2 7/1) SP 7/1

loading past form
tracked leaders, 3rd halfway, pushed along and no impression in 4th after 2 out, no extra
6th
1L
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Esthers Present (IRE) 7, br g 10-0 (Mrs Mary O'Donoghue)
(7:05.5) ts3 Rated 88(-2 after this run)
Presenting (GB) - Miss Esther (GER)(Alkalde (GER))
Breeder - Kevin Galvin

(Morning price: 28/1 33/1 28/1)
SP 25/1

loading past form
towards rear, some headway in mid-division halfway, dropped towards rear before 4 out, no extra from 3 out
7th
1.5L
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Rancher Lass (IRE) 6, gr m 10-4 (Mrs Dorothy L Murdoch-Gourley)
(7:05.8) ts7hd3 Rated 88(-2 after this run)
Tikkanen (USA) - Belledornie (IRE)(Buckskin (FR))
Breeder - Miss D L Murdoch

(Morning price: 16/1 8/1 10/1 9/1)
(Ring price: 8/1 9/1 10/1 11/1) SP 11/1

loading past form
towards rear, slightly hampered 10th, headway after 4 out, pushed along and no impression in 6th 2 out, soon ridden and no extra
fell
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Carole Rose (IRE) 7, ch f 11-9 (Liam Casey)
Rated 111(-1 after this run)
Mahler (GB) - Going For Home (IRE)(Presenting (GB))
Breeder - Mr Sean O'Driscoll

(Morning price: 11/1 10/1 8/1 15/2)
(Ring price: 8/1 9/1 10/1) SP 10/1

loading past form
led or disputed lead, headed 7th, 2nd approaching 4 out, ridden and no extra approaching 2 out, behind and fell last
p.u.
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Presenting Beara (IRE) 9, b g 11-5 (Winning Ways Solar Syndicate)
Rated 107(-1 after this run)
Presenting (GB) - Ginger Bar (IRE)(Ashmolean (USA))
Breeder - C J and Mrs D Hodgins

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

loading past form
tracked leaders, mid-division and reminders after 9th, dropped to rear after 11th, soon detached, pulled up before 4 out
p.u.
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Hes Our Vinnie (IRE) 8, b g 11-1 (Martin & MaryFleming Partnership)
Rated 103(-2 after this run)
Vinnie Roe (IRE) - Sean's Choice (IRE)(Jurado (USA))
Breeder - Mr L McCabe

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

loading past form
always towards rear, mistakes, bad mistake and almost unseated rider 3rd, ridden and detached after 8th, no extra, behind and pulled up before 2 out
p.u.
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Tristram Shandy (IRE) 10, b g 11-2 (Mrs R W H Fox)
Rated 102(-2 after this run)
Wizard King (GB) - Lady Windgates (IRE)(Yashgan)
Breeder - R W H Fox

SP 16/1

loading past form
towards rear, slight mistakes 2nd and 12th, pushed along and no impression before 4 out, no extra, behind and pulled up before 2 out
u.r.
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Dorkas (GB) 8, b f 10-12 (Ms Amanda Finn)
ts+ Rated 100
Doyen (IRE) - Jawwala (USA)(Green Dancer (USA))
Breeder - Peter Kirkpatrick

(Morning price: 13/2 6/1)
(Ring price: 6/1 13/2 6/1 13/2 7/1) SP 7/1

loading past form
tracked leaders, headway to dispute 7th, fell 6 out
p.u.
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Island Master (IRE) 8, b g 11-2 (Thomas W Murphy)
cp7 Rated 100(-2 after this run)
Turtle Island (IRE) - Winged Rocket (IRE)(Balla Cove)
Breeder - John Kearney

(Morning price: 28/1 33/1 28/1)
(Ring price: 20/1 16/1) SP 16/1

loading past form
mid-division on outer, 5th approaching 4 out, pushed along and soon no extra after 3 out, pulled up before next
u.r.
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Night Sir (IRE) 11, b g 9-12 (Incl 1lbs overweight) (John Markham)
Rated 74
Needle Gun (IRE) - Night Escape (IRE)(Satco (FR))
Breeder - Louis Hill

SP 50/1

loading past form
tracked leaders, 5th when mistake and unseated rider 10th
Off 4.45
Time 7m. 0.00 secs, which is 8.20 secs slower than the course average on today's going
Tote Exacta- €26.20
Tote Trifecta- €301.30
CSF- €30.16
Tricast- €189.06.

Non runners Cloneen Choice (stiff), Chase The Clouds (lame)
2016 Tiger Sam 6 10-5 Mr N McParlan (3) 7/1 (Noel Meade)
2015 Much Wants More 7 12-0 Mr D O'Connor 9/2 (Martin Brassil)
2014 Prosperity Square 9 11-13 Mr J J King (5) 14/1 (Conor O'Dwyer)
2013 Too Late To Sell 7 10-11 Mr J C Barry (7) 14/1 (F Flood)
2012 Highdownhill 7 11-12 Mr J T McNamara 9/1 (Niall Madden)

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