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Going - Good to Yielding, Yielding in places (Hurdle); Yielding (Chase). Overcast

Jackpot Pool - €3,120.25 Winning Units - 1.1 Dividend - €1,985.60. Placepot Pool - €41,616.01 Winning Units - 1662.35 Dividend - €17.50. Pick Six Not Won.Pool €1,497.78 carried forward to Fairyhouse on Wed, 1st Jan. Tote Aggregate - €161816.00.

1st
silks
Mister Eddman (IRE) 5, b g 10-7 (Keep The Faith Syndicate)
(5:06.4 2.55 secs slower on today's going ) hd5sr Rated 118(+5 after this run)
Sans Frontieres (IRE) - Her Island (IRE)(Heron Island (IRE))
Breeder - Eric Barrett

(Morning price: 14/1 11/1 12/1 14/1 12/1 10/1 8/1 7/1 15/2 13/2 6/1)
(Ring price: 6/1 13/2 6/1 13/2 6/1) SP 6/1

Tote Win €6.50 Place €2.20
loading past form
mid-division, headway into 4th 3 out, ridden in 3rd 2 out, 4th entering straight, close 3rd at last, improved to lead inside final furlong, stayed on well close home
2nd
1.75L
silks
Avellino (IRE) 8, b f 10-6 (Mrs P J Conway)
(5:06.8) ts3 Rated 115(+1 after this run)
Muhtathir (GB) - Alliata (USA)(Southern Halo (USA))
Breeder - Mrs P J Conway

(Morning price: 11/2 6/1 13/2 7/1 8/1 14/1 12/1)
(Ring price: 14/1 12/1) SP 12/1

loading past form
mid-division, 6th 3 out, ridden in 5th next, 5th at last, progress after last, 3rd inside final furlong, kept on without reaching winner in 2nd close home
3rd
shd
silks
Burlesque Queen (IRE) 5, b f 9-11 (P & J Syndicate)
(5:06.8) Rated 108(+1 after this run)
Gold Well (GB) - More Claret (IRE)(Beneficial (GB))
Breeder - Mrs Miriam O'Donnell

(Morning price: 5/2 2/1 15/8 7/4 13/8 2/1)
(Ring price: 13/8 6/4 13/8 7/4 15/8 2/1 9/4 5/2) SP 5/2

loading past form
towards rear, progress into 8th 3 out, progress entering straight, 3rd before last, ridden to lead briefly at last, headed inside final furlong, no extra in 3rd close home
4th
1.75L
silks
R'evelyn Pleasure (IRE) 7, b g 10-8 (Mark McDonagh)
(5:07.1) Rated 114
Getaway (GER) - Alwayshavnpleasure (IRE)(Oscar (IRE))
Breeder - Sean O'Brien

(Morning price: 6/1 7/1 15/2 8/1 9/1 10/1 9/1 12/1 14/1)
(Ring price: 12/1 14/1) SP 14/1

loading past form
rear of mid-division on outer, progress into 3rd at halfway, 2nd 2 out, led entering straight, soon ridden, headed at last, dropped to 4th and no extra inside final furlong
5th
0.75L
silks
Brawler (IRE) 4, b g 10-5 (Liam Kerrigan)
(5:07.3) Rated 115
Teofilo (IRE) - Red Avis (GB)(Exceed And Excel (AUS))
Breeder - Epona Bloodstock Ltd

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

loading past form
prominent, took keen hold, disputed lead from 5th, led 3 out, ridden and headed entering straight, 4th at last, no impression
6th
1.5L
silks
Thosedaysaregone (IRE) 6, b g 11-3 (Byrnes Bloodstock Limited)
(5:07.6) Rated 126
Getaway (GER) - Gonearethedays (IRE)(Be My Native (USA))
Breeder - David S Speiran

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

loading past form
towards rear, some progress after 2 out, pushed along in 7th before last, no impression
7th
2.75L
silks
Jimmy Two Times (IRE) 10, b g 11-0 (Sean P Graham)
(5:08.2) Rated 123(-1 after this run)
Shantou (USA) - Shedan (IRE)(Perpendicular (GB))
Breeder - Mr Patrick Delaney

(Morning price: 22/1 25/1 22/1 25/1 28/1 33/1 28/1 33/1 28/1 40/1 33/1 50/1 40/1)
(Ring price: 50/1 40/1 33/1) SP 33/1

loading past form
tracked leaders on inner, 6th 2 out, soon no impression
8th
3.5L
silks
Morga (IRE) 9, b f 10-3 (Karl Davis)
(5:08.9) Rated 116(-2 after this run)
Whipper (USA) - Langfuhrina (USA)(Langfuhr (CAN))
Breeder - J S Bolger

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

loading past form
tracked leaders, 7th 3 out, ridden and no impression from next
9th
0.5L
silks
Blast Of Koeman (IRE) 8, ch g 11-8 (Inittowinit Syndicate)
(5:09.0) ts+bl6 Rated 128(-1 after this run)
Shantou (USA) - Erintante (IRE)(Denel (FR))
Breeder - Kenilworth House Stud

(Morning price: 12/1 11/1 12/1 11/1 12/1 11/1 10/1 11/1 12/1 14/1 16/1)
(Ring price: 16/1 20/1 18/1 16/1) SP 16/1

loading past form
led, mistake 5th and joined, mistake 3 out and headed, soon weakened
10th
shd
silks
Oscar Knight (IRE) 10, b g 11-3 (John P McManus)
(5:09.0) bl6 Rated 123(-3 after this run)
Oscar (IRE) - Cool Supreme (IRE)(Supreme Leader)
Breeder - Mrs O O'Driscoll

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

loading past form
prominent, bad mistake at 1st, pushed along 6th, soon lost position, weakened from 3 out
fell
silks
Polished Steel (IRE) 5, b g 11-1 (J P O'Flaherty)
cp1 Rated 121
Jeremy (USA) - Chaperoned (IRE)(High Chaparral (IRE))
Breeder - Exors of the Late John Harrington

(Morning price: 20/1 22/1 20/1 22/1 20/1 22/1 18/1 16/1)
SP 16/1

loading past form
in rear, slight mistake 7th, fell next
Off 2.15
Time 5m. 6.40 secs, which is 2.55 secs slower than the course average on today's going
Tote Exacta- €77.50
Tote Trifecta- €438.60
CSF- €73.90
Tricast- €229.38.

Non runner Nobody Home (coughing)
2018 Brave Out 7 11-2 D F O'Regan 16/1 (John E Kiely)
2017 Returntovendor 7 10-13 I J McCarthy 25/1 (Jarlath P Fahey)
2016 Duke Cass 4 10-5 Donagh Meyler (3) 5/2Fav (Karl Thornton)
2015 Oscar Sam 6 11-2 R M Power 11/8Fav (Mrs John Harrington)
2014 Sort It Out 5 10-5 M P Walsh 10/1 (Edward P Harty)

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