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Going - Chase: soft. Hurdle: soft, soft to heavy in places. Fine

Jackpot Not Won.Pool €4,697.25 carried forward to Dundalk on Mon, 1st Jan. Placepot Pool - €22,915.34 Winning Units - 251.43 Dividend - €63.70. Pick Six Not Won.Pool €45,020.37 carried forward to Dundalk on Mon, 1st Jan.

1st
silks
Pound A Stroke (IRE) 5, br g 9-13 (Transatlantic Syndicate)
(4:05.3 10.89 secs faster on today's going ) cp1 Rated 82(+6 after this run)
Sonny Mac (GB) - Lady Beneficial (IRE)(Beneficial (GB))
Breeder - Edward McCoppin

(Morning price: 66/1 50/1 66/1 50/1 66/1 33/1)
(Ring price: 33/1 40/1) SP 40/1

Tote Win €82.70 Place €11.80
loading past form
close up, on terms 4 out, soon led, joined into straight, soon narrowly headed, slight mistake last, led again and stayed on best run-in
2nd
2L
silks
Ard Na Carraig (GB) 6, b g 10-13 (Keep The Faith Syndicate)
(4:05.7) ts3bl1 Rated 96(+2 after this run)
Jeremy (USA) - Karsiyaka (IRE)(Kahyasi)
Breeder - Goldford Stud and P E Clinton

(Morning price: 18/1)
(Ring price: 14/1 12/1 10/1) SP 10/1

loading past form
tracked leaders, slight mistake 3rd, 3rd at 4th, 2nd 3 out, on terms into straight, soon gained narrow lead, headed and kept on without matching winner run-in
3rd
4.25L
silks
Killahara Castle (IRE) 6, b f 10-6 (Ms Elaine Burke)
(4:06.5) Rated 87
Vertical Speed (FR) - Tyone Legend (IRE)(Germany (USA))
Breeder - Gerard Moloney

(Morning price: 8/1 7/1 8/1 9/1 15/2 9/1 8/1 9/1)
(Ring price: 10/1 9/1 10/1) SP 10/1

Place €1.70
loading past form
mid-division early, 6th at 4th, headway to chase leaders and kept on same pace without threatening from 2 out
4th
3L
silks
Paddy's Orient (IRE) 6, gr g 10-5 (Paddy's Partnership)
(4:07.1) Rated 81
Medaaly (GB) - Bella Sofia (GB)(Linamix (FR))
Breeder - Gerry Higgins

(Morning price: 5/1 11/2)
(Ring price: 6/1 11/2) SP 11/2

Place €1.60
loading past form
held up, 13th at 4th, improved into 3rd from 3 out, no impression from next, not fluent last, one pace
5th
0.5L
silks
Winsor Vixen (IRE) 6, b f 11-3 (Mrs M A Condon)
(4:07.3) Rated 93(-1 after this run)
Kayf Tara (GB) - Samardana (IRE)(Hernando (FR))
Breeder - Bernard Flynn

(Morning price: 12/1 14/1 16/1 14/1 16/1)
SP 25/1

loading past form
mid-division early, 10th at 4th, chased leaders and kept on same pace straight
6th
6.5L
silks
Lets High Five It (IRE) 10, b/br g 11-1 (Ronald O'Neill)
(4:08.7) Rated 98(-3 after this run)
Stowaway (GB) - Little Nonnie (IRE)(Beneficial (GB))
Breeder - Ronald O'Neill

(Morning price: 22/1)
(Ring price: 20/1 16/1) SP 16/1

loading past form
chased leaders, 9th at 4th, one pace straight
7th
2L
silks
Emily Square (IRE) 4, b f 11-1 (B M Owens)
(4:09.1) Rated 94(-0 after this run)
Bushranger (IRE) - Novelina (IRE)(Fusaichi Pegasus (USA))
Breeder - Kevin & Meta Cullen

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

loading past form
mid-division early, 8th at 4th, closed up from before 3 out, soon pushed along, no extra and one pace straight
8th
3.5L
silks
Coole Craft (IRE) 8, b g 10-9 (Donal Doyle)
(4:09.8) Rated 85(-2 after this run)
Gulland (GB) - Miss Crafty (IRE)(Warcraft (USA))
Breeder - Donal Doyle

SP 16/1

loading past form
chased leaders, 5th at 4th, no extra and one pace straight
9th
2L
silks
Banksoftheshannon (GB) 4, b g 11-4 (John P McManus)
(4:10.2) Rated 97(-1 after this run)
Shirocco (GER) - West River (USA)(Gone West (USA))
Breeder - Jenny Hall Bloodstock Ltd

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

loading past form
held up, 11th at 4th, kept on same pace from before straight
10th
7L
silks
Cowboy Des Long (FR) 5, gr g 11-12 (Darragh McDonagh)
(4:11.7) cp5 Rated 102(-2 after this run)
Konig Turf (GER) - Garde De Nuit (FR)(Courtroom (FR))
Breeder - MLLE Adeline Lepresle

(Morning price: 10/1 11/1 14/1 16/1 18/1)
(Ring price: 20/1 22/1 25/1) SP 25/1

loading past form
chased leaders, not always fluent jumping, 7th at 4th, no impression from before straight
11th
1.5L
silks
Repare Mon (IRE) 4, br f 10-9 (Joseph M Fitzpatrick)
(4:12.0) Rated 95(-1 after this run)
Big Bad Bob (IRE) - Breakmeheart (IRE)(Galileo (IRE))
Breeder - Gerry Flannery Developments

(Morning price: 22/1 25/1 22/1 25/1)
SP 33/1

loading past form
held up, soon in rear, not always fluent jumping, kept on same pace without threatening from before straight
12th
3.5L
silks
Wee Tiger (IRE) 6, b g 11-1 (Liam Hackett)
(4:12.7) bl6 Rated 96(-2 after this run)
Craigsteel (GB) - Beauty Star (IRE)(Shalford (IRE))
Breeder - James Murtagh

(Morning price: 12/1 10/1 8/1)
(Ring price: 15/2 8/1) SP 8/1

loading past form
led, slight mistake 3rd, joined 4 out, soon headed, no extra approaching straight
13th
nk
silks
Punches Pious (IRE) 8, b g 10-5 (Mrs Claire Doyle)
(4:12.7) Rated 86(-1 after this run)
Antonius Pius (USA) - Mother Molly (USA)(Irish River (FR))
Breeder - Tony Keane

(Morning price: 28/1 25/1 22/1 25/1 14/1)
(Ring price: 16/1 20/1) SP 20/1

loading past form
held up, slight mistake 3rd, 17th at 4th, some headway before 3 out, no impression from before straight
14th
1.25L
silks
Charle Brune (FR) 4, b g 10-13 (T Shanahan)
(4:13.0) hd9 Rated 99(-2 after this run)
Myboycharlie (IRE) - Areef (IRE)(Kheleyf (USA))
Breeder - E A R L Haras De Grandcamp

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

loading past form
held up, 14th at 4th, some headway before 3 out, no impression from before straight
15th
9L
silks
Urbanist (IRE) 5, b g 10-5 (Barry Potts)
(4:14.9) hd6 Rated 81(-1 after this run)
Black Sam Bellamy (IRE) - Sorcillera (GB)(Anzillero (GER))
Breeder - Gregg Stafford

(Morning price: 22/1 25/1 28/1 22/1 28/1 22/1 16/1)
(Ring price: 14/1 16/1) SP 16/1

loading past form
held up, 15th at 4th, no extra from before straight
16th
1.25L
silks
Boudry (FR) 6, b g 11-12 (Lee Power)
(4:15.2) ts3 Rated 102(-1 after this run)
Crossharbour (GB) - Lavande (FR)(Iris Noir (FR))
Breeder - Mr Jean Sandoz

(Morning price: 9/2 11/2 6/1 13/2)
SP 8/1

loading past form
mid-division early, not always fluent jumping, 12th at 4th, no extra approaching straight
17th
nk
silks
Rebel Ace (IRE) 6, ch g 11-0 (Simply The Best Syndicate)
(4:15.2) Rated 90(-1 after this run)
Daylami (IRE) - Any Dough (IRE)(King's Ride)
Breeder - Winacre Stables

(Morning price: 22/1)
(Ring price: 14/1 12/1) SP 12/1

loading past form
held up, not always fluent jumping, 16th at 4th, no extra approaching straight
18th
36L
silks
Apache Gold (IRE) 9, b g 10-8 (Ballintlea Syndicate)
(4:22.5) cp+ Rated 89(-3 after this run)
Golden Snake (USA) - Lady Sarelle (IRE)(Tagula (IRE))
Breeder - Michael Duane

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

loading past form
tracked leaders, 4th at 4th, slight mistake 4 out, lost place approaching 3 out, weakened, tailed off
Off 2.55
Time 4m. 5.30 secs, which is 10.89 secs faster than the course average on today's going
CSF €411.14.
Tricast €4325.43.
Tote Exacta €1902.00.
Tote Trifecta €1074.10.

Non runners Accordion Twilight , Benefit Of Love , Jimmyjames (GB)
2016 Balynaclash Warior 10 10-9 J J Slevin (7) 12/1 (R P Rath)
2015 Long House Island 7 11-13 D G Hogan 2/1Fav (Denis Gerard Hogan)

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