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Going - Heavy (Flat), Soft (NH). Fine

Jackpot Pool - €8,236.03 Winning Units - 1 Dividend - €5,765.20. Placepot Pool - €31,750.31 Winning Units - 115.39 Dividend - €192.60. Pick Six Pool - €25,000.00 Winning Units - 1 Dividend - €17,500.00. Tote Aggregate - €312777.00.

1st
silks
Japan (GB) 2, b c 9-5 (Derrick Smith)
(1:35.27 0.94 secs faster on today's going ) (Drawn 3)
Galileo (IRE) - Shastye (IRE)(Danehill (USA))
Breeder - Newsells Park Stud

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

Tote Win €1.30 Place €1.02
loading past form
chased leaders, 5th halfway, pushed along 2 1/2f out, ridden into 3rd under 2f out, stayed on well inside final furlong to lead close home
2nd
0.75L
silks
Aristocratic Man (IRE) 2, br c 9-5 (Nick Bradley Racing Club)
(1:35.42) (Drawn 8)
Dandy Man (IRE) - Oonagh (IRE)(Arakan (USA))
Breeder - Ms Barbel Reiss

(Morning price: 7/1 13/2 7/1)
(Ring price: 15/2 7/1 15/2 7/1 15/2 7/1 15/2 8/1 17/2 8/1) SP 8/1

loading past form
chased leaders, improved to dispute halfway, ridden 2f out, kept on well final furlong, headed close home
3rd
nk
silks
Sacchoandvanzetti (IRE) 2, b g 9-5 (Micheal D Ryan)
(1:35.46) (Drawn 5)ts2
Finsceal Fior (IRE) - Cosmic Cannonball (IRE)(Holy Roman Emperor (IRE))
Breeder - Micheal D Ryan

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

Place €1.10
loading past form
soon prominent and disputed on rail, ridden 2f out, kept on well final furlong, headed close home
4th
17L
silks
Ideal Pal (IRE) 2, gr g 9-5 (L Mulvany)
(1:38.37) (Drawn 2)
Tough As Nails (IRE) - Lucky Beguine (IRE)(Key Of Luck (USA))
Breeder - Larry Mulvany

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

loading past form
towards rear, pushed along early, ridden and no impression halfway, moderate 6th 1f out, kept on one pace final furlong
5th
0.75L
silks
Macken (IRE) 2, b c 9-5 (Macken Partnership)
(1:38.51) (Drawn 9)
Kendargent (FR) - Salorina (USA)(A P Indy (USA))
Breeder - Mr Gary Davis & Ms Sharon Davis

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

loading past form
soon led on outer, headed halfway, ridden in 3rd 2 1/2f out, no extra in 5th 2f out, weakened over 1f out
6th
hd
silks
Puddymore (IRE) 2, b g 9-5 (George Dobbs)
(1:38.53) (Drawn 6)
Most Improved (IRE) - Tylery Eile (IRE)(Touch Of The Blues (FR))
Breeder - Michael Kavanagh

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

loading past form
chased leaders, 4th halfway, ridden 2 1/2f out, under pressure 2f out, weakened over 1f out
7th
1.5L
silks
Balrath Picollo (IRE) 2, b f 9-0 (John H Kierans)
(1:38.81) (Drawn 7)
Salutino (GER) - Rudi's Elegance (IRE)(Rudimentary (USA))
Breeder - Charles Persse

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

loading past form
held up, ridden in moderate 6th halfway, soon no extra
8th
6.5L
silks
Airgead (IRE) 2, b g 9-5 (C Clinch)
(1:39.95) (Drawn 1)
Most Improved (IRE) - Jills Ballet (IRE)(Imperial Ballet (IRE))
Breeder - Mr F Rooney

(Morning price: 16/1 28/1 33/1 40/1 50/1 40/1)
(Ring price: 33/1 28/1 25/1 28/1 25/1 28/1) SP 28/1

loading past form
slowly into stride, ridden and no impression halfway, no extra 3f out
9th
9L
silks
Sea Of Life (IRE) 2, b g 9-5 (William P Flynn)
(1:41.53) (Drawn 4)
Born To Sea (IRE) - Saxon Princess (IRE)(Dalakhani (IRE))
Breeder - B Kennedy & Mrs Ann Marie Kennedy

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

loading past form
always towards rear, ridden and no impression halfway, no extra 3f out, weakened
Off 2.09
Time 1m. 35.27 secs, which is 0.94 secs faster than the course average on today's going
Tote Exacta- €6.10
Tote Trifecta- €12.40
CSF- €5.78.

Drombeg Duke(14/1) was withdrawn not under orders. Rule 4 applies to all bets, deduction 5 cent in the euro.
2017 South East 2 9-5 K J Manning 4/1 (J S Bolger) (Drawn 4)
2016 Galkina 2 9-0 W M Lordan 11/2 (T Stack) (Drawn 5)

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