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Going - Flat: Soft. NH: yielding.. Overcast

Jackpot Pool - €3,590.89 Winning Units - 3.2 Dividend - €785.50. Placepot Pool - €17,641.57 Winning Units - 99.87 Dividend - €123.60. Pick Six Not Won.Pool €1,645.18 carried forward to Curragh on Fri, 23rd Aug. Tote Aggregate - €103592.00.

1st
silks
Royal Aide (IRE) 3, b c 9-11 (Mrs John Magnier)
(2:34.08 3.37 secs slower on today's going ) (Drawn 12)ts4 Rated 72(+14 after this run)
Galileo (IRE) - Palace (IRE)(Fastnet Rock (AUS))
Breeder - Whisperview,Roncon,Chelston & Wynatt

(Morning price: 11/4 9/4 7/4 15/8 7/4 9/4)
(Ring price: 2/1 9/4 5/2) SP 5/2fav

Tote Win €2.50 Place €1.30
loading past form
held up in touch, 5th outer halfway, progress outer entering straight and pushed along to challenge over 2f out, led over 1f out, clear inside final furlong and eased final 75yds, readily
2nd
3.75L
silks
Severus Alexander (IRE) 3, b g 8-13 (Not Too Far Syndicate)
(2:34.71) (Drawn 6)ts2cp2 Rated 64(+2 after this run)
Zoffany (IRE) - Sacrosanct (IRE)(Sadler's Wells (USA))
Breeder - Anne Marie O' Brien & Joseph Crowley & Peter Magnier

(Morning price: 33/1 28/1 20/1 18/1 16/1 18/1 25/1 20/1 14/1)
SP 14/1

loading past form
slightly bumped from stalls, held up mid-division, 6th halfway, pushed along over 3f out,ridden in 8th outer over 1f out, kept on under pressure to go 2nd inside final furlong, no threat to winner
3rd
2L
silks
Vita Veritas (IRE) 3, b f 8-5 (Mrs Mairead O'Keeffe)
(2:35.01) (Drawn 7) Rated 52(-0 after this run)
Camelot (GB) - Southern Queen (GB)(Anabaa (USA))
Breeder - Sean O'Keeffe

(Morning price: 14/1 11/1 9/1 7/1 4/1 9/2 4/1 9/2 5/1 9/2 5/1)
(Ring price: 5/1 11/2 5/1 11/2 5/1 9/2 4/1) SP 4/1

loading past form
held up in touch outer, 8th halfway, pushed along over 3f out, ridden in 5th over 1f out, edged left under pressure just inside final furlong, kept on to go 3rd final 100yds
4th
1.5L
silks
Clemencia (IRE) 3, b g 9-4 (Mrs J S Bolger)
(2:35.25) (Drawn 3) Rated 67(-1 after this run)
Pour Moi (IRE) - Cleofila (IRE)(Teofilo (IRE))
Breeder - J S Bolger

(Morning price: 33/1 40/1 25/1 28/1 14/1)
(Ring price: 16/1 14/1 12/1 14/1) SP 14/1

loading past form
edged right and bumped rival start, prominent, took keen hold, close 2nd halfway, led entering straight, ridden and headed over 1f out, kept on one pace inside final furlong, dropped to 4th final 100yds
5th
0.5L
silks
Followme Followyou (IRE) 3, b f 8-9 (Garrett J Freyne)
(2:35.37) (Drawn 2) Rated 56
Holy Roman Emperor (IRE) - Capall An Ibre (IRE)(Traditionally (USA))
Breeder - Ballylinch Stud

(Morning price: 5/1 11/2 6/1 4/1 7/2 10/3 4/1 7/2 4/1 9/2 4/1 7/2)
(Ring price: 7/2 4/1 7/2 10/3 3/1) SP 3/1

loading past form
held up mid-division, 7th inner halfway, pushed along in 6th over 2f out, ridden in 3rd under 1f out, dropped to 5th and kept on one pace final 100yds
6th
1.25L
silks
Top Line Tommy (IRE) 3, b g 9-5 (Kay Russell)
(2:35.57) (Drawn 8) Rated 66
Morpheus (GB) - Becuille (IRE)(Redback (GB))
Breeder - MCR Bloodstock Ltd

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

loading past form
edged right from stalls and bumped rival, held up towards rear, 9th halfway, pushed along in 7th over 2f out, ridden and kept on one pace from over 1f out
7th
1.75L
silks
Donnersnstrings (IRE) 3, b g 9-3 (John G Hennessy)
(2:35.90) (Drawn 11)sr Rated 64(-1 after this run)
Zoffany (IRE) - Scripture (IRE)(Sadler's Wells (USA))
Breeder - Mr John Hennessy

(Morning price: 14/1 16/1 11/1 12/1 11/1 10/1 9/1 8/1 15/2 8/1 12/1)
(Ring price: 11/1 12/1 14/1 12/1 14/1) SP 14/1

loading past form
pushed along early, prominent, 3rd outer halfway, pushed along in 2nd under 3f out, ridden and no impression inside 3rd over 1f out, weakening when hampered just inside final furlong, no extra
8th
1.25L
silks
Golden Cliffs (IRE) 3, b f 8-4 (G A Taylor)
(2:36.10) (Drawn 5) Rated 51
Canford Cliffs (IRE) - Pivoina (IRE)(Marchand de Sable (USA))
Breeder - Charel Bloodstock

(Morning price: 12/1 14/1 10/1 11/1 10/1 9/1 10/1 8/1)
(Ring price: 10/1 9/1 8/1 15/2 7/1 13/2) SP 13/2

loading past form
went right and bumped rival from stalls, held up in touch inner, 4th halfway, pushed along over 2f out, ridden and no impression in 6th over 1f out, kept on one pace
9th
18L
silks
Rockview Roman (IRE) 3, b g 8-1 (Incl 3lbs overweight) (Let's Get Lucky Racing Club)
(2:39.19) (Drawn 10)sr Rated 52(-2 after this run)
Holy Roman Emperor (IRE) - Veneration (GB)(Dalakhani (IRE))
Breeder - Louis & Joan Walshe

(Morning price: 20/1 22/1 25/1 18/1 20/1 16/1 12/1 10/1 15/2 8/1 15/2 7/1 8/1 10/1 16/1)
(Ring price: 16/1 20/1) SP 20/1

loading past form
dwelt and bumped by rival start, held up towards rear inner, 10th halfway, pushed along and no impression over 3f out, no extra from over 1f out
10th
2L
silks
Right Approval (IRE) 3, b g 7-11 (Thomas John Kelly)
(2:39.54) (Drawn 13) Rated 45(-4 after this run)
Approve (IRE) - Right After Moyne (IRE)(Imperial Ballet (IRE))
Breeder - Mr Tom Kelly

(Morning price: 33/1 40/1 50/1 28/1 40/1 33/1 40/1 50/1 33/1 28/1)
(Ring price: 25/1 28/1 25/1) SP 25/1

loading past form
dwelt and awkward out of stalls, held up in rear, detached last halfway, pushed along and no impression from over 3f out, no extra
11th
60L
silks
Theweehard (IRE) 3, b c 7-12 (Incl 1lbs overweight) (Mrs M A McNeice)
(2:50.05) (Drawn 4) Rated 45(-2 after this run)
Lovelace (GB) - Seven Gifts (GB)(Avonbridge (GB))
Breeder - Ms Nora McNeice

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

loading past form
bumped start, soon led, pushed along and lost place over 3f out, weakened and dropped rear over 2f out, completely tailed off
Off 5.40
Time 2m. 34.08 secs, which is 3.37 secs slower than the course average on today's going
Tote Exacta- €62.30
Tote Trifecta- €349.60
CSF- €41.60
Tricast- €145.03.

Non runners Pearl Warrior (GB) (change in going), Gold Standard (no suitable rider)
2018 Rockabill 3 9-10 S M Crosse (4) 11/2 (Joseph Patrick O'Brien) (Drawn 7)
2017 Mr Adjudicator 3 10-0 K J Leonard 4/1 (Joseph G Murphy) (Drawn 2)

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