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Placepot Pool - £74,772.08 Winning Units - 4185.29 Dividend - £13.00. Quadpot Pool - £6,988.53 Winning Units - 813.35 Dividend - £6.30. Place Six Dividend - £8.39. Place Five Dividend - £5.60.

1st
silks
Solent Meads (IRE) 3, ch g 9-5 (Peter Britton & Partner)
(Drawn 14)bl8 Rated 65
Intense Focus (USA) - No Trimmings (IRE)(Medecis (GB))

(Morning price: 11/2 6/1 11/2 6/1 11/2 6/1 11/2 13/2 6/1 13/2 6/1 13/2 11/2 6/1)
(Ring price: 7/1 15/2 8/1 15/2 7/1 8/1) SP 8/1

Tote Win £7.20 Place £2.30
loading past form
prominent, led over 6f out, edged right and ridden from over 1f out, held on well
2nd
0.5L
silks
Balgair (GB) 3, ch g 9-5 (Mr J T Habershon-Butcher)
(Drawn 6) Rated 65
Foxwedge (AUS) - Glencal (GB)(Compton Place (GB))

(Morning price: 10/1 7/1 6/1 13/2 6/1 13/2 6/1 13/2 6/1)
(Ring price: 9/1 17/2 8/1 7/1 13/2 6/1 11/2) SP 11/2

Place £2.30
loading past form
held up towards rear, headway over 1f out, 2nd inside final furlong, stayed on, just held
3rd
1.25L
silks
True Colors (GB) 3, b g 9-1 (Smarden Thoroughbreds)
(Drawn 2) Rated 64
Sir Percy - Shesells Seashells (GB)(Tiger Hill (IRE))
Breeder - Smarden Thoroughbreds

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

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mid-division, headway 2f out, 2nd briefly inside final furlong, kept on
4th
1.25L
silks
Hot Mustard (GB) 7, b g 9-1 (Mrs G Rowland-Clark)
(Drawn 1)hd2 Rated 56
Pastoral Pursuits (GB) - Lihou Island (GB)(Beveled (USA))
Breeder - Mrs F. A. Veasey

(Morning price: 14/1 12/1 10/1)
(Ring price: 16/1 20/1) SP 20/1

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chased leaders, ridden over 2f out, stayed on same pace final furlong
5th
nk
silks
Slow To Hand (GB) 3, ch g 9-3 (Mr William Jarvis)
(Drawn 11)bl3 Rated 63
Sepoy (AUS) - One Giant Leap (IRE)(Pivotal (GB))

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

loading past form
tracked leaders, took keen hold, ridden over 2f out, stayed on same pace final furlong
6th
hd
silks
Coverham (IRE) 3, b g 8-12 (Blue Peter Racing 15)
(Drawn 12) Rated 65
Bated Breath (GB) - Mark Too (IRE)(Mark Of Esteem (IRE))

(Morning price: 13/2 11/2 5/1 11/2)
(Ring price: 7/1 13/2 7/1) SP 7/1

loading past form
led early, chased leaders, effort 2f out, kept on same pace inside final furlong
7th
0.5L
silks
Candesta (USA) 7, b g 9-7 (Mrs Jo Lambert)
(Drawn 4) Rated 62
First Defence (USA) - Wandesta (GB)(Nashwan (USA))

(Morning price: 14/1 16/1 18/1 20/1 18/1 20/1 16/1 14/1)
(Ring price: 20/1 16/1) SP 16/1

loading past form
soon led, headed over 6f out, ridden over 2f out, no extra well inside final furlong
8th
0.5L
silks
Brasted (IRE) 5, ch g 9-5 (Wackey Racers Harefield)
(Drawn 10)ts+ Rated 65
Footstepsinthesand (GB) - Ellen (IRE)(Machiavellian (USA))

(Morning price: 25/1 33/1)
(Ring price: 50/1 66/1 50/1) SP 50/1

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held up in mid-division, ridden 2f out, switched left over 1f out, some headway final furlong, no impression
9th
0.5L
silks
Red Dragon (IRE) 7, b g 8-12 (Lady Eliza Mays-smith)
(Drawn 3) Rated 53
Acclamation (GB) - Delphie Queen (IRE)(Desert Sun (GB))

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

loading past form
soon towards rear, effort 2f out, no impression from over 1f out
10th
1L
silks
Widnes (GB) 3, b g 9-0 (Dr S P Hargreaves)
(Drawn 5)bl6 Rated 65
Showcasing (GB) - Largo (IRE)(Selkirk (USA))
Breeder - The Lavington Stud

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

loading past form
held up in mid-division, ridden and well beaten over 1f out
11th
nk
silks
Mcdelta (GB) 7, b g 8-13 (Mr P D Cundell)
(Drawn 8)cp6 Rated 54
Delta Dancer (GB) - McNairobi (GB)(Josr Algarhoud (IRE))
Breeder - Roden House Stud

(Morning price: 12/1 14/1 12/1 14/1)
(Ring price: 16/1 20/1) SP 20/1

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prominent, ridden 2f out, weakened inside final furlong
12th
5L
silks
Auric Goldfinger (IRE) 3, b g 8-10 (Mr R Hannon)
(Drawn 13)bl+ Rated 63
Kyllachy (GB) - Ghenwah (FR)(Selkirk (USA))

(Morning price: 25/1 28/1 33/1 28/1 33/1)
(Ring price: 50/1 66/1 50/1) SP 50/1

loading past form
slowly into stride, always towards rear
13th
4.5L
silks
St Patrick's Day (IRE) 5, b g 9-8 (Mrs Wendy Jenkins)
(Drawn 7)vs+ Rated 63
Fastnet Rock (AUS) - Race For The Stars (USA)(Fusaichi Pegasus (USA))
Breeder - Lorgnette Bloodstock

(Morning price: 22/1 25/1 28/1 33/1)
SP 33/1

loading past form
always behind
Off 8.46
Time 1m. 39.20 secs
CSF £46.31.
Tricast £629.11.
Tote Exacta £53.80.
Tote Trifecta £1295.40.

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2014 Lady Sylvia 5 9-5 Jennifer Powell (5) 2/1Fav (J Tuite) (Drawn 6)
2013 Silver Lace 4 9-7 T E Durcan 9/1 (Chris Wall) (Drawn 5)

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