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Going - Good To Yielding (Hdle, Chase & Bmpr), Good, Good To Firm In Places (X-country). Overcast with threat of rain

Jackpot Pool - €48,049.45 Winning Units - 4 Dividend - €8,408.60. Placepot Pool - €77,793.83 Winning Units - 58.53 Dividend - €930.30. Pick Six Pool - €50,000.00 Winning Units - 1.5 Dividend - €23,333.30. Tote Aggregate - €590919.00.

1st
silks
Some Article (IRE) 7, ch g 10-5 (John P McManus)
(3:55.8 2.72 secs slower on today's going ) Rated 125(+7 after this run)
Definite Article (GB) - Ahead Of My Time (IRE)(Royal Fountain)
Breeder - Pat McLoughney

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

Tote Win €10.00 Place €3.10
loading past form
chased leaders, challenged and on terms last, led closing stages, stayed on well
2nd
0.75L
silks
Macnicholson (IRE) 6, b g 11-1 (J P O'Flaherty)
(3:56.0) cp3 Rated 135(+4 after this run)
Definite Article (GB) - Heroic Performer (IRE)(Royal Applause (GB))
Breeder - D Shine

SP 20/1

loading past form
always prominent, slight mistake 4th, gained narrow lead before last and jumped slightly left, headed and kept on without matching winner closing stages
3rd
0.5L
silks
The Game Changer (IRE) 6, b g 11-7 (Gigginstown House Stud)
(3:56.1) Rated 141(+2 after this run)
Arcadio (GER) - Gilt Ridden (IRE)(Heron Island (IRE))
Breeder - Arctic Tack Stud & Crossogue Stud

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

Place €2.70
loading past form
soon rear of mid-division, stumbled after 3rd, tight for room on inner approaching 2 out and headway, closed approaching straight still travelling smoothly, disputed 4th at last, challenged run-in, kept on same pace closing stages
4th
3.25L
silks
Jebril (FR) 5, b g 10-6 (David Henery)
(3:56.8) Rated 126
Astronomer Royal (USA) - Happy Clapper (GB)(Royal Applause (GB))

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

Place €11.50
loading past form
soon mid-division, some headway on outer 5th, ridden to chase leaders towards outer into straight, disputed 4th at last, kept on same pace run-in
5th
1.5L
silks
Sizing Codelco (IRE) 6, b g 11-1 (Ann & Alan Potts Partnership)
(3:57.1) ts1 Rated 135
Flemensfirth (USA) - La Zingarella (IRE)(Phardante (FR))
Breeder - P. Ryan

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

loading past form
tracked leaders, slight mistake 2nd, challenged straight, disputed 4th at last, kept on same pace run-in
6th
0.5L
silks
Pivot Bridge (GB) 7, ch g 9-10 (D Daly)
(3:57.2) Rated 119
Pivotal (GB) - Specifically (USA)(Sky Classic (CAN))
Breeder - Newsells Park Stud

(Ring price: 22/1 20/1 22/1 20/1) SP 20/1

loading past form
soon tracked leaders on inner, kept on same pace under pressure from before last
7th
0.5L
silks
Rupert Lamb (GB) 9, gr g 10-3 (Mrs M McMahon)
(3:57.2) Rated 123
Central Park (IRE) - Charlotte Lamb (GB)(Pharly (FR))
Breeder - Miss S E Hall

SP 14/1

loading past form
soon tracked leaders, on terms 2 out, soon led, just headed last, no extra and one pace run-in
8th
nk
silks
Fethard Player (IRE) 8, b g 11-3 (W F Treacy)
(3:57.3) ts4hd+ Rated 137
King's Theatre (IRE) - Sly Empress (IRE)(Supreme Leader)
Breeder - Patrick J Kearns

SP 16/1

loading past form
rear of mid-division, short of room briefly after 3rd, headway under pressure straight, kept on same pace from before last
9th
1.5L
silks
Waxies Dargle (GB) 6, b g 10-11 (John P McManus)
(3:57.6) Rated 131(-1 after this run)
Sakhee (USA) - Cup of Love (USA)(Behrens (USA))
Breeder - Adrian Smith

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

loading past form
rear of mid-division, headway under pressure straight, kept on same pace from before last
10th
1L
silks
Frontline (IRE) 7, b g 10-1 (Flyers Syndicate)
(3:57.8) Rated 121(-1 after this run)
King's Theatre (IRE) - Thunder Road (IRE)(Mtoto)
Breeder - Mr P. J. W. Byrne

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

loading past form
towards rear, jumped right 1st, ridden to chase leaders on outer into straight, soon no impression, kept on same pace
11th
1L
silks
Viconte du Noyer (FR) 6, gr g 10-8 (Ann & Alan Potts Partnership)
(3:58.0) ts6 Rated 128(-1 after this run)
Martaline (GB) - Zouk Wood (USA)(Woodman (USA))
Breeder - Mme Josaine Dubief

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

loading past form
soon mid-division, 11th approaching 3 out, kept on same pace straight
12th
0.75L
silks
Cliff House (IRE) 5, b g 10-13 (T J Ward)
(3:58.1) Rated 133(-1 after this run)
Mustameet (USA) - Babble On (IRE)(Anita's Prince)
Breeder - Keith M Griffin

SP 16/1

loading past form
tracked leaders, close up 2 out and slight mistake, challenged straight, no impression when not fluent last, one pace
13th
1.75L
silks
Morga (IRE) 5, b f 10-4 (Mrs J S Bolger)
(3:58.5) hd+ Rated 124(-1 after this run)
Whipper (USA) - Langfuhrina (USA)(Langfuhr (CAN))
Breeder - J S Bolger

SP 33/1

loading past form
soon mid-division, kept on same pace under pressure straight
14th
5L
silks
Xsquared (IRE) 7, b g 10-8 (The Adders Partnership)
(3:59.6) hd+cp+ Rated 128(-1 after this run)
Exceed And Excel (AUS) - Jemalina (USA)(Trempolino (USA))
Breeder - Pat Whyte and Oliver Concannon

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

loading past form
towards rear, slightly impeded 1st, impeded 6th, no impression approaching 3 out, kept on same pace from next
15th
nk
silks
Henry Higgins (IRE) 5, b g 10-13 (John P McManus)
(3:59.6) hd3 Rated 133(-1 after this run)
Jeremy (USA) - Moonchild (GER)(Acatenango (GER))
Breeder - Glending Bloodstock

(Ring price: 8/1 7/1) SP 7/1fav

loading past form
soon rear of mid-division, headway under pressure straight, kept on same pace from before last
16th
hd
silks
Pink Coat (GB) 8, gr g 10-8 (Mrs D T Hughes)
(3:59.6) Rated 128(-1 after this run)
Alhaarth (IRE) - In The Pink (IRE)(Indian Ridge)
Breeder - C C & Mrs D J Buckley

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

loading past form
towards rear, stumbled slightly approaching 4th, no impression from 2 out, one pace
17th
0.5L
silks
Indian Icon (FR) 5, b g 10-8 (J P Dunne)
(3:59.8) Rated 128(-2 after this run)
Indian Rocket (GB) - Playing Star (FR)(Starborough (GB))
Breeder - Mr J P Dunne

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

loading past form
tracked leaders, closed towards outer to be prominent when not fluent 2 out, no impression straight, one pace
18th
1L
silks
Astre De La Cour (FR) 5, b g 10-12 (The Front Runners Partnership)
(4:00.0) Rated 137
Khalkevi (IRE) - Gracieuse Delacour (FR)(Port Etienne (FR))
Breeder - Mr J Delepine

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

loading past form
soon mid-division, not fluent 3 out, no impression straight, one pace
19th
0.5L
silks
Mr Diablo (IRE) 6, br g 10-5 (Aidan Glynn)
(4:00.0) hd7 Rated 130(-1 after this run)
Presenting (GB) - Aremebooksready (IRE)(Good Thyne (USA))
Breeder - Chris Glynn

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

loading past form
soon mid-division, pushed along approaching 3 out, no impression from next
20th
3.5L
silks
Mrs Mac Veale (IRE) 10, b m 10-2 (P Corkery)
(4:00.8) Rated 125
Karinga Bay (GB) - Carrigmorna Flyer (IRE)(Bob Back (USA))
Breeder - Tom McCarthy

(Morning price: 25/1)
(Ring price: 25/1 28/1 25/1) SP 25/1

loading past form
led, tended to jump left, joined and not fluent 2 out, soon headed, no extra
21st
5L
silks
Dysios (IRE) 7, b g 10-2 (Kieron Gammell)
(4:01.9) Rated 122(-3 after this run)
Invincible Spirit (IRE) - Hataana (USA)(Robellino (USA))
Breeder - Fin A Co SRL

SP 25/1

loading past form
tracked leaders, not fluent 2nd, not fluent 5th, no impression from 2 out, soon no extra
22nd
4.75L
silks
Western Boy (IRE) 6, b g 11-4 (John P McManus)
(4:02.9) Rated 138(-3 after this run)
Antonius Pius (USA) - Skala (IRE)(Hernando (FR))
Breeder - Mr Patrick Kelly

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

loading past form
rear of mid-division, no impression 6th, soon no danger
23rd
11L
silks
Lucky Bridle (IRE) 6, b g 11-3 (Andrea Wylie)
(4:05.1) hd+ Rated 137(-3 after this run)
Dylan Thomas (IRE) - Auction Room (USA)(Chester House (USA))
Breeder - Paulyn Limited

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

loading past form
soon chased leaders, not fluent 5th, close up and not fluent 2 out, soon no extra
24th
nk
silks
Cool Macavity (IRE) 7, b g 10-10 (Triermore Stud)
(4:05.1) Rated 130
One Cool Cat (USA) - Cause Celebre (IRE)(Peintre Celebre (USA))
Breeder - C. O. P. Hanbury

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

loading past form
towards rear, slightly impeded 1st, slightly impeded 6th, no extra from 2 out
u.r.
silks
The Plan Man (IRE) 5, b g 10-12 (Gigginstown House Stud)
ts+ Rated 132
Jeremy (USA) - Sanfrancullinan (IRE)(Bluebird (USA))
Breeder - L Queally

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

loading past form
soon mid-division, bad mistake and unseated rider 6th
Off 4.56
Time 3m. 55.80 secs, which is 2.72 secs slower than the course average on today's going
Tote Exacta- €271.30
Tote Trifecta- €2295.20
CSF- €207.01
Tricast- €2498.59.

Non runners Fruits Of Glory (injured), Chatham House Rule (GB), Bashful Beauty
2014 Cool Macavity 6 10-7 B J Geraghty 9/1 (Nicky Henderson)
2013 Il Fenomeno 7 10-6 P Carberry 16/1 (Noel Meade)
2012 Snap Tie 10 11-9 R Johnson 16/1 (Philip Hobbs)
2011 Johnny McGeeney 6 10-0 P Townend 10/1 (W P Mullins)
2010 Jigalo 9 10-5 D J Condon 12/1 (Ms Joanna Morgan)

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