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Race Result Down Royal Thu, 26th Dec, 2013

Going - Soft (Yielding To Soft In Places). Fine

Placepot Dividend - €65.50.

Barclay Communications (P-A) INHFlatRace of €7000.00 4/7-y-o

2m.  Bumper 1st - €4830.00, 2nd - €1190.00, 3rd - €560.00, 4th - €350.00 13 Ran
An I.N.H. flat race for four, five, six and seven yrs old that have not won a *race
Weights - 4-y-o 11st 11lb; 5, 6 & 7-y-o 12st; Mares allowed 7lb
Riders - Qualified under I.N.H.S. Rules Professional under I.N.H.S. Rules (other than Apprentices) who have not lost the right to claim the 7lb allowance under Rule 52 (iii) (up to and including 21st December) may also ride in this race.

1st Twentytwo's Taken (IRE) 11-4 (Miss S MacKinnon)
(4:08.2 4.17 secs faster on today's going )
King's Theatre (IRE) - Persian Desert (IRE)(Persian Mews)
Breeder - Ms Siobhan Mackinnon

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

S R B Crawford

Mr S Crawford(3)

Tote Win €6.20

Place €1.70

loading past form
held up towards rear, progress into 4th 4f out, not clear run 2f out, ridden to lead over 1f out, kept on strongly final furlong
2nd10L Some Plan (IRE) 11-9 (Brian Hamilton)
Winged Love (IRE) - Lough Hyne (GB)(Classic Cliche (IRE))
Breeder - Mrs Shirley Livingstone

(Morning price: 8/1 5/1)
SP 7/2

B R Hamilton

Mr D G Lavery(5)

Place €2.30

loading past form
mid-division, progress into 6th 4f out, 3rd 3f out, improved to challenge 2f out, soon ridden to lead, headed over 1f out, no extra final furlong, kept on same pace
3rd8.5L Wes Hardin (IRE) 11-11 (J Hunt)
Beneficial (GB) - Luas Luso (IRE)(Luso (GB))
Breeder - G & M Williams

(Morning price: 11/10 5/6)
(Ring price: 11/10 5/4) SP 5/4fav

Noel Meade

Ms N Carberry

Place €1.10

loading past form
mid-division, 7th halfway, progress into 3rd 6f out, led over 4f out, ridden and challenged 2f out, soon headed, no extra over 1f out, kept on one pace
4th2.25L Drumhart (IRE) 11-6 (Norman McKnight)
Beneficial (GB) - Nancylu (IRE)(Luso (GB))
Breeder - Mr I McGrath & Mr K McGrath

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

Neil McKnight

Mr M J O'Hare(5)

loading past form
held up towards rear, progress into 5th halfway, 3rd 4f out, ridden in 5th 3f out, no extra 2f out, kept on one pace
5th11L Isaac Bell (IRE) 11-7 (Mrs P S Ryan)
Fruits of Love (USA) - Oso Well (IRE)(Oscar (IRE))
Breeder - M Kennelly

(Morning price: 40/1 20/1)
(Ring price: 20/1 25/1 20/1) SP 20/1

Declan Ryan

Mr J C Barry(7)

loading past form
mid-division, progress into 5th 6f out, 2nd 4f out, ridden 3f out, no extra in 3rd 2f out, kept on one pace
6th33L Draycott Place (IRE) 11-4 (John Patrick Ryan)
Oscar (IRE) - Power Again (GER)(Dashing Blade)
Breeder - Mrs A Jenkins

(Morning price: 7/1 6/1)
SP 5/1

John Patrick Ryan

Mr P A King(7)

loading past form
chased leaders, 6th halfway, dropped to 10th 6f out, ridden and no impression 4f out, weakened
7th12L Alchemiss (IRE) 11-0 (Paul P Dromgoole)
Westerner (GB) - Falika (FR)(Hero's Honor (USA))
Breeder - Mr A R M M Kavanagh

(Morning price: 50/1)
SP 33/1

Marcus Callaghan

R P Treacy(7)

loading past form
chased leaders, led halfway, ridden and headed over 4f out, soon no extra and weakened
8th23L Kajun Thunder (IRE) 11-6 (Benjamin Arthey)
Trans Island (GB) - Love Me Please (IRE)(Darshaan)
Breeder - South House Stud

(Morning price: 50/1)
SP 33/1

Benjamin Arthey

Mr N McParlan(5)

loading past form
held up towards rear early, mid-division halfway, 6th 6f out, ridden and no extra 4f out, weakened
9th23L Texas Tea (IRE) 11-7 (L J Young)
Arakan (USA) - Baltic Beach (IRE)(Polish Precedent (USA))
Breeder - Leslie Young

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

John Geoghegan

D J Benson(7)

loading past form
chased leaders, 4th halfway, ridden and no extra 4f out, soon weakened
10th21L Belfastdarknstormy (IRE) 11-7 (Bigdreamslive Partnership)
Storming Home (GB) - Whatalady (IRE)(Executive Perk)
Breeder - Sweet Wall Stud

(Morning price: 40/1 25/1)
SP 25/1

Benjamin Arthey

Miss K Ferris(7)

loading past form
mid-division early, towards rear after 6f, weakened over 6f out
11th8.5L Mr Ben (IRE) 11-7 (W H Martin)
Beneficial (GB) - Minus Eight (IRE)(Lord Ha Ha)
Breeder - J Moran

(Morning price: 50/1)
(Ring price: 25/1 33/1 25/1) SP 25/1

Victor Robinson

J Brennan(7)

loading past form
led and disputed, 2nd halfway, ridden and weakened over 6f out
p.u. Bertieblewthelot (IRE) 11-7 (David P Moran)

Dushyantor (USA) - Bright Times Ahead (IRE)(Rainbows For Life (CAN))
Breeder - Miss J A Leek and R L Betteridge

(Morning price: 50/1)
(Ring price: 25/1 20/1 25/1) SP 25/1

Miss Frances Slevin

Mr N T Slevin(7)

loading past form
led and disputed, headed halfway, ridden and weakened, soon pulled up
p.u. Lyrical Dream (IRE) 11-6 (Mrs P J Conway)

Singspiel (IRE) - Ellazaria (GB)(Vettori (IRE))
Breeder - P J Conway

(Morning price: 16/1)
SP 16/1

J T R Dreaper

Mr S Clements(5)

loading past form
mid-division, ridden and weakened 5f out, pulled up under 4f out
Off 3.26
Time 4m. 8.20 secs, which is 4.17 secs faster than the course average
CSF €29.29.
Tote Exacta €19.50.

Non runner Vision Du Coeur (FR) (coughing ) Stewards Enquiry - Stewards enquiry into off time. No alterations to result.
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