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Going - Good To Yielding (Hurdle), Good (Chase). Overcast

Jackpot Not Won.Pool €15,024.93 carried forward to Leopardstown on Fri, 28th Dec. Placepot Pool - €37,036.48 Winning Units - 200.85 Dividend - €129.00. Pick Six Not Won.Pool €34,671.16 carried forward to Leopardstown on Fri, 28th Dec. Tote Aggregate - €437109.00.

1st
silks
Jetez (IRE) 5, b g 10-5 (G McGrath)
(3:56.8 0.89 secs slower on today's going ) Rated 128(+8 after this run)
Getaway (GER) - Miss Squiff (IRE)(Saddlers' Hall (IRE))
Breeder - Gerard M McGrath

(Morning price: 12/1 14/1 16/1 20/1 18/1 20/1 16/1 18/1 16/1 12/1)
(Ring price: 16/1 14/1 12/1 11/1) SP 11/1

Tote Win €12.20 Place €2.60
loading past form
soon prominent in 2nd, on terms approaching 2 out, led before last, soon asserted and stayed on well
2nd
3L
silks
Cut The Mustard (FR) 6, br f 10-9 (Sullivan Bloodstock Limited)
(3:57.4) Rated 125(+3 after this run)
Al Namix (FR) - Tadorna (FR)(Staunch Eagle (USA))
Breeder - E A R L De Faydeau

(Morning price: 8/1 6/1 5/1)
(Ring price: 7/1 13/2 6/1 11/2 5/1 9/2) SP 9/2

Place €1.80
loading past form
tracked leaders, jumped slightly right at times, 4th approaching halfway, travelling smoothly and closed approaching 2 out, chased winner and kept on same pace run-in
3rd
2.5L
silks
High Expectations (FR) 7, b g 10-12 (M J Wasylocha)
(3:57.8) Rated 128(+1 after this run)
High Rock (IRE) - Tashifiya (FR)(Sendawar (IRE))
Breeder - M Martin Wasylocha

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

Place €3.50
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held up, 15th approaching halfway, headway from before 2 out, ran on well without threatening run-in
4th
hd
silks
Voices Of Spring (IRE) 8, b g 9-10 (John P McManus)
(3:57.9) ts5hd+ Rated 112(+1 after this run)
Arcadio (GER) - Fatfrogsauce (IRE)(Un Desperado (FR))
Breeder - Leslie Young

(Morning price: 16/1 18/1 20/1 22/1 25/1 33/1 40/1 33/1)
SP 33/1

Place €9.70
loading past form
held up, 16th approaching halfway, headway when switched left approaching last where mistake, ran on well without threatening run-in
5th
0.75L
silks
Tudor City (IRE) 6, b g 10-12 (John Breslin)
(3:58.0) ts+ Rated 133
Yeats (IRE) - She's Our Mare (IRE)(Commanche Run)
Breeder - Denis J Reddan

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

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chased leaders, 5th approaching halfway, effort straight, kept on same pace from last
6th
1.5L
silks
Jan Maat (GER) 5, gr g 10-4 (Gigginstown House Stud)
(3:58.3) Rated 120
Electric Beat (GB) - Jeanine (GER)(Neshad (USA))
Breeder - Gestut Trona

(Morning price: 15/2 8/1 15/2 13/2 7/1 13/2 7/1 13/2 6/1 13/2 6/1 5/1 11/2 5/1 4/1)
(Ring price: 5/1 9/2 4/1) SP 4/1fav

loading past form
a little keen and soon led, joined approaching 2 out, headed before last, soon no extra and one pace
7th
2.75L
silks
Star Maker (GB) 4, ch g 10-3 (Thomond Racing Syndicate)
(3:58.9) Rated 122
Mastercraftsman (IRE) - Snoqualmie Star (GB)(Galileo (IRE))
Breeder - J C Smith

(Morning price: 8/1 9/1 10/1 11/1 14/1 16/1 18/1 16/1 14/1)
SP 14/1

loading past form
waited with, 12th approaching halfway, progress and not much room briefly after 3 out, no impression and not fluent last, kept on same pace
8th
3L
silks
Causey Arch (IRE) 5, b g 10-13 (Merchants & Missionaries Partnership)
(3:59.6) Rated 129(-1 after this run)
Jeremy (USA) - Coill Cri (IRE)(Shinko Forest (IRE))
Breeder - Irish National Stud

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

loading past form
chased leaders, 8th approaching halfway, not much room briefly after 3 out, closed and effort on inner straight, one pace last
9th
0.75L
silks
Ancient Sands (IRE) 10, b g 11-8 (Mrs A F Mee)
(3:59.7) Rated 138(-2 after this run)
Footstepsinthesand (GB) - Antiguan Wells (IRE)(Sadler's Wells (USA))
Breeder - Mr Pearse Mee

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

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held up, slight mistake 1st, pushed along briefly 3rd, 14th approaching halfway, slight mistake 2 out, ran on without threatening run-in
10th
0.5L
silks
Tully East (IRE) 8, b g 11-7 (Barry Connell)
(3:59.8) Rated 137(-1 after this run)
Shantou (USA) - Ghillie's Bay (IRE)(King's Ride)
Breeder - Richard and Ms Kathleen Keane

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

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waited with, 13th approaching halfway, headway from before 2 out, one pace from before last
11th
0.5L
silks
Golden Jewel (IRE) 6, b g 10-7 (Mr & Mrs J Owens Partnership)
(3:59.9) ts3 Rated 123
Brian Boru (GB) - Nadwell (IRE)(Gold Well (GB))
Breeder - Oliver Whelan

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

loading past form
mid-division early, 10th approaching halfway, a little slow 4th, one pace from before last
12th
nk
silks
Capital Force (IRE) 7, b g 10-9 (Clipper Logistics Group Ltd)
(4:00.0) ts4 Rated 125(-1 after this run)
Kayf Tara (GB) - Watson River (IRE)(Presenting (GB))
Breeder - D. Murphy

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

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chased leaders, 7th approaching halfway, soon headway, one pace from before last
13th
2L
silks
Twobeelucky (GB) 5, b g 11-3 (R S Brookhouse)
(4:00.4) Rated 140(-2 after this run)
Tobougg (IRE) - She's The Lady (GB)(Unfuwain (USA))
Breeder - R S Brookhouse

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

loading past form
tracked leaders, 3rd approaching halfway, pushed along approaching 2 out, lost place when switched right straight, slight mistake last and one pace
14th
4.75L
silks
Ivanovich Gorbatov (IRE) 6, b g 11-6 (John P McManus)
(4:01.5) Rated 136(-2 after this run)
Montjeu (IRE) - Northern Gulch (USA)(Gulch (USA))
Breeder - Lynch Bages & Camas Park Stud

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

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mid-division early, 6th approaching halfway, ridden approaching 2 out, no impression and impeded last, one pace
15th
8.5L
silks
Law Girl (FR) 5, b f 10-7 (Richard Healy)
(4:03.2) ts1 Rated 123(-1 after this run)
Lawman (FR) - Lamarsa (FR)(Chichicastenango (FR))
Breeder - M Claudio & Luca Marzocco, M Enrico Ciampi & Charel Bloods

(Morning price: 22/1 25/1 22/1 14/1 12/1 8/1 9/1 8/1 9/1 12/1)
(Ring price: 10/1 11/1 12/1) SP 12/1

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mid-division early, 9th approaching halfway, not much room briefly after 3 out, closed approaching 2 out, no impression and impeded last, no extra after
16th
49L
silks
Western Boy (IRE) 9, b g 11-2 (John P McManus)
(4:13.0) cp4 Rated 132(-3 after this run)
Antonius Pius (USA) - Skala (IRE)(Hernando (FR))
Breeder - Mr Patrick Kelly

(Morning price: 18/1 20/1 22/1 20/1 22/1 25/1 28/1 25/1)
SP 25/1

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waited with, 11th approaching halfway, a little slow 4th, not fluent next, weakened straight, tailed off
fell
silks
Veinard (FR) 9, ch g 10-7 (T Howley Jnr)
ts+ Rated 123
Shaanmer (IRE) - Ombline (FR)(Subotica (FR))
Breeder - Cte Yves D'Armaille

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

loading past form
soon in rear, mistake 3 out, soon headway, no impression in mid-division when fell last
Off 2.25
Time 3m. 56.80 secs, which is 0.89 secs slower than the course average on today's going
Tote Exacta- €68.90
Tote Trifecta- €2084.30
CSF- €64.98
Tricast- €744.88.

Non runner Cristal Icon (permission of stewards)
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2014 Shantou Ed 5 10-4 A P Crowe 8/1 (P A Fahy)
2013 Rocky Wednesday 6 11-3 R C Colgan 10/1 (Gordon Elliott)

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