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Going - Good to Yielding, Y´ing in places (Hurdle); Yielding, Gd-Y´ing in places (Chase); Gd-Fm, Good in places (X-Country). Overcast

Jackpot Pool - €16,795.06 Winning Units - 2.5 Dividend - €4,702.60. Placepot Pool - €99,145.15 Winning Units - 564.51 Dividend - €122.90. Pick Six Not Won.Pool €4,383.80 carried forward to Punchestown on Fri, 3rd May. Tote Aggregate - €566404.00.

1st
silks
Snugsborough Hall (IRE) 8, b g 10-1 (Rising Sun Partnership)
(4:06.9 3.00 secs faster on today's going ) hd+ Rated 127(+16 after this run)
Beneficial (GB) - Saddlers Arc (IRE)(Saddlers' Hall (IRE))
Breeder - Mr Ray Loughnane

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

Tote Win €4.00 Place €1.50
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waited with towards rear, headway 4 out, 4th before straight and travelling smoothly, on terms from before 2 out, soon led, pushed out and stayed on well run-in, comfortably
2nd
11L
silks
Impact Factor (IRE) 7, b g 11-0 (Robcour)
(4:09.1) Rated 140(+3 after this run)
Flemensfirth (USA) - Hello Kitty (IRE)(Houmayoun (FR))
Breeder - Mr W T Murphy

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

loading past form
soon narrow leader, slight mistake 4 out, joined next, soon headed and switched left, quickly led again, joined before 2 out, soon headed and one pace
3rd
8.5L
silks
Croco Bay (IRE) 12, b g 11-2 (Lady Jane Grosvenor)
(4:10.8) cp4 Rated 142
Croco Rouge (IRE) - April Thistle (IRE)(Alphabatim (USA))
Breeder - D Caverly

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

Place €3.60
loading past form
chased leaders, 6th approaching halfway, improved to get on terms 3 out, 3rd before straight, soon no impression, no extra when slight mistake last
4th
9L
silks
Moon Over Germany (IRE) 8, ch g 11-7 (Philip J Reynolds)
(4:12.7) Rated 147
Germany (USA) - Elea Moon (IRE)(Moonax (IRE))
Breeder - Maurice Stack

(Morning price: 7/2 10/3 3/1 7/2 4/1)
(Ring price: 4/1 7/2) SP 7/2

loading past form
close up, dropped to 5th before straight, no impression when not fluent 2 out, soon no extra
5th
0.75L
silks
Bun Doran (IRE) 8, b g 11-10 (Crossed Fingers Partnership)
(4:12.8) Rated 150
Shantou (USA) - Village Queen (IRE)(Good Thyne (USA))
Breeder - Mrs Mary F Griffin

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

loading past form
tracked leaders, slight mistake 3rd, not fluent 7th, slight mistake 4 out, on terms next, soon led but quickly headed, no extra from before 2 out
6th
6L
silks
Don't Touch It (IRE) 9, b g 11-5 (John P McManus)
(4:14.1) cp9 Rated 145(-2 after this run)
Scorpion (IRE) - Shandora (IRE)(Supreme Leader)
Breeder - M Ryan

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

loading past form
waited with, not fluent 3rd, slight mistake 5th and pushed along briefly, 7th approaching halfway, slight mistake 4 out, jumped slightly left 3 out, no extra from before straight
7th
1.5L
silks
Mind's Eye (IRE) 7, b g 10-13 (Gigginstown House Stud)
(4:14.5) cp1 Rated 139
Stowaway (GB) - Joleen (IRE)(Bob's Return (IRE))
Breeder - James Robinson

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

loading past form
close up, not fluent 3rd, lost position and no extra from before straight
8th
shd
silks
Nearly Nama'd (IRE) 11, b g 9-9 (John P McManus)
(4:14.5) Rated 128(-3 after this run)
Millenary (GB) - Coca's Well (IRE)(Religiously (USA))
Breeder - Prospect Stables Ltd

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

loading past form
tracked leaders, closed up 7th, not fluent 4 out and under pressure, lost position and no extra from before straight
9th
2L
silks
Tycoon Prince (IRE) 9, b g 11-0 (Gigginstown House Stud)
(4:14.9) ts+ Rated 140(-1 after this run)
Trans Island (GB) - Downtown Train (IRE)(Glacial Storm (USA))
Breeder - Kenneth Parkhill

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

loading past form
waited with towards rear, pushed along approaching 4 out, no extra from before straight
10th
16L
silks
Eamon An Cnoic (IRE) 8, b g 10-11 (The Angove Family)
(4:18.1) ts7cp9 Rated 137
Westerner (GB) - Nutmeg Tune (IRE)(Accordion)
Breeder - Mr Denis Tarrant

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

loading past form
chased leaders early, 8th approaching halfway, pecked 6th, slight mistake 4 out, no extra from before straight
u.r.
silks
Doctor Phoenix (IRE) 11, br g 11-7 (Nick Bradley Racing Club)
ts+cp+ Rated 147
Dr Massini (IRE) - Lowroad Cross (IRE)(Anshan)
Breeder - John O'Donovan

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

loading past form
waited with, bad mistake and unseated rider 3rd
fell
silks
Stowaway Forever (IRE) 7, gr g 10-1 (Denis Cusack)
ts2bl5 Rated 127
Stowaway (GB) - Forever Bubbles (IRE)(Roselier (FR))
Breeder - John P Cahill

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

loading past form
waited with, fell 2nd
Off 4.15
Time 4m. 6.90 secs, which is 3.00 secs faster than the course average on today's going
Tote Exacta- €16.40
Tote Trifecta- €210.30
CSF- €12.96
Tricast- €135.44.


2018 Cadmium 6 10-7 D E Mullins 12/1 (W P Mullins)
2017 Don't Touch It 7 11-9 M P Walsh 5/1 (Mrs John Harrington)
2016 Bright New Dawn 9 11-6 B J Cooper 12/1 (Gordon Elliott)
2015 Jacksonslady 10 10-9 M P Walsh 10/1 (J P Dempsey)
2014 Mallowney 8 11-4 D N Russell 8/1 (Timothy Doyle)

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