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Going - Good To Yielding, Yielding In Places. Overcast

Jackpot Pool - €16,641.10 Winning Units - 17.5 Dividend - €665.60. Placepot Pool - €87,546.32 Winning Units - 1022.31 Dividend - €59.90. Pick Six Not Won.Pool €8,888.95 carried forward to Punchestown on Sat, 4th May. Tote Aggregate - €605371.00.

1st
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Moyhenna (IRE) 7, b f 11-4 (Robert Hennelly)
(5:32.5 2.27 secs slower on today's going ) Rated 132(+9 after this run)
Westerner (GB) - Moskova (IRE)(Montjeu (IRE))
Breeder - Mr R V Hennelly

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

Tote Win €5.40 Place €2.10
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made all, ridden from entering straight, strongly pressed 2 out, went clear approaching last, stayed on well under pressure run-in
2nd
4.5L
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Timeforwest (IRE) 7, b m 10-13 (Sport Racing Club)
(5:33.5) Rated 134(+3 after this run)
Westerner (GB) - Shang A Lang (IRE)(Commander Collins (IRE))
Breeder - Mr Peter Magnier & Ms Margaret Mullins

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

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mid-division, headway into 4th 4 out, disputed 2nd entering straight, soon ridden, disputing 2nd when left 2nd 2 out, no impression on winner approaching last, kept on same pace run-in
3rd
10L
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Ask Susan (IRE) 7, b f 10-9 (Bowes Lodge Stables Partnership)
(5:35.5) Rated 123
Ask (GB) - Sitges (IRE)(Bob Back (USA))
Breeder - Godfrey Moylan

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

Place €1.50
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mid-division, close enough in 5th after 4 out, ridden 3 out, no impression in 5th when left 4th 2 out, kept on same pace in 3rd from before last
4th
2.75L
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Gracemount (IRE) 8, b m 9-11 (J J Kavanagh)
(5:36.1) Rated 118
Beneficial (GB) - Eyres And Graces (IRE)(Saddlers' Hall (IRE))
Breeder - Mrs Joyce Kavanagh

(Morning price: 18/1 25/1 28/1 20/1 16/1 18/1 16/1)
(Ring price: 14/1 12/1 10/1 9/1 8/1 15/2 7/1 13/2) SP 13/2

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mid-division, slight mistake at 5th, progress from halfway, 2nd 4 out, disputed 2nd entering straight, ridden in 4th before 2 out, left 3rd next, soon no impression on leaders
5th
1.75L
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Mill Quest (IRE) 9, br f 11-2 (Coolglen Syndicate)
(5:36.5) ts+ Rated 130(-1 after this run)
Milan (GB) - Solar Quest (IRE)(King's Ride)
Breeder - Mrs Catherine Kenneally

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

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rear of mid-division and raced on wide outer, went 6th 3 out, ridden in 6th before 2 out, no impression
6th
12L
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Carnspindle (IRE) 7, b m 10-6 (Fitorfat1 Racing)
(5:38.8) cp5 Rated 120(-0 after this run)
Ask (GB) - Whistling Gypse (IRE)(Good Thyne (USA))
Breeder - Pat O'Rourke

SP 20/1

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tracked leaders on outer, pecked at 1st, dropped to mid-division at halfway, no impression from 4 out
7th
nk
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Elusive Theatre (IRE) 8, b m 10-2 (David Gordon Roberts)
(5:38.9) Rated 119(-2 after this run)
King's Theatre (IRE) - Miss Best (FR)(Grand Tresor (FR))
Breeder - Limetree Stud

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

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reluctant to race and slowly away, always behind, 10th 4 out, no impression from next, never a factor
8th
9L
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Simple Steps (IRE) 9, gr m 9-10 (Ballymartle Syndicate)
(5:40.7) Rated 107
Tikkanen (USA) - Burma (GB)(Sri Pekan (USA))
Breeder - Denis J Reddan

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

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tracked leaders, 5th 4 out, ridden from next, soon weakened
9th
16L
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Miss Sassie (IRE) 6, b f 10-9 (Mrs K Browne)
(5:44.0) ts+ Rated 123(-1 after this run)
Yeats (IRE) - Another Cliche (IRE)(Classic Cliche (IRE))
Breeder - J Lenihan

(Morning price: 28/1 33/1)
SP 66/1

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towards rear, no impression from 4 out, never a factor
p.u.
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Slowmotion (FR) 7, b/br f 11-10 (John P McManus)
bl5 Rated 138(-0 after this run)
Soldier Of Fortune (IRE) - Second Emotion (FR)(Medaaly (GB))
Breeder - Adrian Von Gunten

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

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never travelling in rear, reminders at 1st, trailing when pulled up after 5th
p.u.
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Barra (FR) 8, b f 11-2 (Gigginstown House Stud)
ts+ Rated 137(-0 after this run)
Vendangeur (IRE) - Oasaka (FR)(Robin Des Champs (FR))
Breeder - M Patrice Vagne

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

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always behind, not fluent at 2nd, trailing at halfway, moderate 11th 4 out, no impression, pulled up before last
p.u.
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Synopsis (GB) 7, b f 11-6 (David Spratt)
ts+ Rated 134(-1 after this run)
Azamour (IRE) - Censored (GB)(Pivotal (GB))
Breeder - Cheveley Park Stud Ltd

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

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in rear, lost touch when pulled up before 9th
p.u.
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Teacher's Pet (IRE) 8, b f 11-0 (John P McManus)
ts+cp4 Rated 128(-2 after this run)
Oscar (IRE) - Castlecrossings (IRE)(Broken Hearted)
Breeder - Mrs Noreen McManus

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

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tracked leaders, dropped to 7th 4 out, weakened from next, pulled up before last
u.r.
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Ellie Mac (IRE) 6, b m 10-11 (Niccolai Schuster Horse Racing Club)
cp2 Rated 125(+1 after this run)
Court Cave (IRE) - Dizzy's Whisper (IRE)(Supreme Leader)
Breeder - Mrs Anne McDonnell

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

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mid-division, headway into 3rd 4 out, ridden and disputed 2nd entering straight, close 2nd and with every chance when mistake and unseated rider 2 out
p.u.
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Grey Waters (IRE) 5, gr f 10-1 (Boragh Stud Syndicate)
cp2 Rated 118(-1 after this run)
Mastercraftsman (IRE) - Pelican Waters (IRE)(Key Of Luck (USA))
Breeder - Mr M M Sammon

(Morning price: 18/1 20/1 18/1 20/1)
SP 20/1

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tracked leaders on outer, 4th when mistake 6 out, soon lost position, weakened to rear when mistake 4 out, pulled up before 2 out
Off 4.57
Time 5m. 32.50 secs, which is 2.27 secs slower than the course average on today's going
Tote Exacta- €40.40
Tote Trifecta- €151.90
CSF- €40.54
Tricast- €97.46.


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