Header
Text here
Going - Soft (Heavy in places Hurdle, Yielding in places Chase) 7th hurdle omitted due to ground. Overcast

Jackpot Pool - €5,000.00 Winning Units - 1.5 Dividend - €2,333.30. Placepot Pool - €28,956.67 Winning Units - 93.58 Dividend - €216.60. Pick Six Not Won.Pool €1,826.16 carried forward to Dundalk on Wed, 6th Mar.

1st
silks
Lady Writer (IRE) 6, b m 11-11 (Give It A Try Syndicate)
(6:15.5 4.19 secs faster on today's going ) cp2sr Rated 108(+7 after this run)
Urban Poet (USA) - Revolutionary Lady (IRE)(Pilsudski (IRE))
Breeder - Eric Browne

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

Tote Win €6.80 Place €1.60
loading past form
waited with, slightly slow at 2nd, last from 6th, progress 10th, challenged straight, led before last, kept on well run-in to just hold on at the finish
2nd
nk
silks
Cher Why Not (IRE) 7, ch g 10-6 (Mrs Claire Doyle)
(6:15.6) Rated 92(+3 after this run)
Flemensfirth (USA) - Chermesina (IRE)(Be My Native (USA))
Breeder - Mr Frank Doyle

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

loading past form
waited with, 11th from 6th, impeded 11th, headway on outer from after 2 out, 5th at last, stayed on well run-in, not quite get to winner
3rd
2.75L
silks
Alohamora (IRE) 5, ch f 11-6 (J A Nash)
(6:16.1) Rated 105(+1 after this run)
English Channel (USA) - America Alone (GB)(Dalakhani (IRE))
Breeder - Old Carhue Stud

(Morning price: 16/1 20/1 33/1 25/1 33/1 25/1 22/1 25/1 22/1 25/1 22/1 28/1 25/1 22/1)
SP 20/1

Place €5.80
loading past form
mid-division early, 8th from 6th, some slight mistakes, impeded 11th, closed and effort from before 2 out, kept on same pace run-in
4th
nk
silks
Leave Your Mark (IRE) 6, b g 11-10 (John P McManus)
(6:16.1) Rated 107(+1 after this run)
Oscar (IRE) - Daring Tina (IRE)(Flemensfirth (USA))
Breeder - James Barry

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

loading past form
waited with, took keen hold early, 12th from 6th, impeded 11th, headway and switched left approaching last, kept on same pace without threatening run-in
5th
1.25L
silks
Cappuccino Man (IRE) 8, br g 10-13 (Keep The Faith Syndicate)
(6:16.4) ts7cp1sr Rated 101
Waveney (UAE) - Un Stopable (IRE)(Montelimar (USA))
Breeder - S Gannon

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

loading past form
chased leaders, 3rd from 6th, closed up on inner to dispute lead from 11th, led approaching 2 out, headed before last, slightly impeded run-in, no extra and one pace after
6th
3.25L
silks
Avec Espoir (GB) 6, ch g 10-4 (Sean O'Brien)
(6:17.1) Rated 87
Flying Legend (USA) - Still Runs Deep (GB)(Karinga Bay)
Breeder - Shade Oak Stud

(Morning price: 50/1 66/1 50/1 66/1 50/1 33/1 28/1 25/1 20/1 22/1 25/1 22/1 16/1)
(Ring price: 16/1 14/1 12/1 11/1 10/1 9/1) SP 9/1

loading past form
waited with, 10th from 6th, slight mistake 10th, slightly impeded next, switched right straight, kept on same pace without threatening
7th
7L
silks
Monition (IRE) 6, b g 11-12 (Gigginstown House Stud)
(6:18.5) Rated 109(-1 after this run)
Stowaway (GB) - Forever Bubbles (IRE)(Roselier (FR))
Breeder - John P Cahill

(Morning price: 12/1 18/1 25/1 20/1 16/1 18/1 16/1 18/1 16/1)
(Ring price: 14/1 12/1 11/1 12/1) SP 12/1

loading past form
soon prominent, disputed at times from before 8th hurdle jumped, pushed along in 3rd from 11th, no extra and slight mistake last
8th
9.5L
silks
Diggin Deep (IRE) 9, b g 11-12 (Stephen Michael Hanlon)
(6:20.4) Rated 109
Royal Anthem (USA) - Lady Ramona (IRE)(Lord Americo)
Breeder - F & B Hatton

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

loading past form
waited with, 9th from 6th, one pace from before 2 out
9th
1L
silks
Wolfofallstreets (IRE) 5, b g 10-1 (Crooked Crew Syndicate)
(6:20.6) ts2 Rated 89(-1 after this run)
Kalanisi (IRE) - Floresse (GB)(Alflora (IRE))
Breeder - Susan Bredin

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

loading past form
led, jumped slightly right at times, joined at times from before 8th hurdle jumped, slight mistake 11th, headed approaching 2 out where lost place and not fluent, no extra after
10th
19L
silks
Emily Square (IRE) 6, b f 11-4 (B M Owens)
(6:24.5) Rated 101(-1 after this run)
Bushranger (IRE) - Novelina (IRE)(Fusaichi Pegasus (USA))
Breeder - Kevin & Meta Cullen

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

loading past form
waited with, raced towards outer, slight mistake 3rd, 7th from 6th, no impression and mistake 2 out, weakened
11th
23L
silks
Howaya Aoife (IRE) 8, b m 10-8 (Steven Vaughan)
(6:29.1) ts2 Rated 91(-2 after this run)
Court Cave (IRE) - Howaya Pet (IRE)(Montelimar (USA))
Breeder - Steven Vaughan

(Morning price: 50/1 66/1 50/1 25/1 18/1 20/1 14/1 12/1 14/1 12/1 14/1 12/1)
(Ring price: 14/1 16/1 18/1) SP 18/1

loading past form
mid-division early, 5th from 6th, pushed along from 11th, checked slightly approaching 2 out on inner and soon no extra, weakened
12th
25L
silks
Brazen Bay (IRE) 5, b f 9-12 (D G O'Connor)
(6:34.0) Rated 83(-3 after this run)
Stowaway (GB) - Booley Bay (IRE)(Gulland (GB))
Breeder - Mr D O'Connor

(Morning price: 80/1 100/1 66/1 50/1 66/1 50/1 40/1 33/1 40/1 50/1 100/1 80/1)
(Ring price: 50/1 66/1) SP 66/1

loading past form
mid-division early, some slight mistakes, 6th from 6th, impeded 11th, soon pushed along and no impression, weakened
u.r.
silks
Citizen Al (IRE) 6, b f 10-12 (William M O'Sullivan)
Rated 102
Milan (GB) - Foreign Citizen (IRE)(Presenting (GB))
Breeder - E J O'Sullivan

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

loading past form
chased leaders, 4th from 6th, prominent when mistake and unseated rider 11th
Off 3.02
Time 6m. 15.50 secs, which is 4.19 secs faster than the course average on today's going
Tote Exacta- €28.70
Tote Trifecta- €427.20
CSF- €28.01
Tricast- €409.40.

Non runners Qui Bono (change in going), Ask Heather (change in going), Officers Mess (change in going), Wrap Star (change in going), The Broom Squire (change in going)

THE IRISH TIMES