Header
Text here
Going - Flat: soft to heavy. Hurdle/bumper: soft. Chase: soft to heavy. Overcast

Jackpot Pool - €13,722.50 Winning Units - 168.23 Dividend - €57.00. Placepot Pool - €3,195.87 Winning Units - 195.77 Dividend - €20.90. Pick Six Pool - €50,000.00 Winning Units - 7.7 Dividend - €4,545.40. Tote Aggregate - €237937.00.

1st
silks
Cradle Mountain (IRE) 4, b g 10-9 (John P McManus)
(4:04.7 7.71 secs faster on today's going ) ts+cp6sr Rated 116(+5 after this run)
Mastercraftsman (IRE) - Sea Picture (IRE)(Royal Academy (USA))
Breeder - Whisperview Trading Ltd

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

Tote Win €5.30 Place €2.40
loading past form
reluctant to start and reminders, rear of mid-division, 12th halfway, reminders after 5th, ridden and some progress 2 out, went 4th last, under pressure and stayed on well to lead closing stages
2nd
1L
silks
Ballyadam Brook (IRE) 12, b g 10-6 (William Horgan)
(4:04.9) Rated 112(+3 after this run)
Alderbrook (GB) - Luna Fleur (IRE)(Shardari)
Breeder - E Brennan

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

loading past form
led, pushed along and headed approaching straight, led again 2 out, ridden and 1 length lead last, kept on under pressure, headed closing stages
3rd
1.25L
silks
Rocky Court (IRE) 7, b g 10-9 (Incl 1lbs overweight) (J Rabbitte)
(4:05.2) ts9 Rated 116(+2 after this run)
Court Cave (IRE) - Easter Bee (IRE)(Phardante (FR))
Breeder - Capt S H Walford

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

Place €7.40
loading past form
tracked leaders, 4th halfway, pushed along in 3rd 2 out, ridden in 2nd approaching last, no impression run-in
4th
0.5L
silks
He Is Top Class (IRE) 8, b g 10-6 (Donagh Killilea)
(4:05.3) ts+cp+ Rated 109
Quws (GB) - El-Libaab (GB)(Unfuwain (USA))
Breeder - Donagh Killilea

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

loading past form
tracked leaders, 5th halfway, pushed along entering straight and ridden to go 3rd before last, no impression run-in
5th
3.5L
silks
Lilly The Lioness (IRE) 9, b f 11-0 (P McCarthy)
(4:06.0) hd+ Rated 117
Welsh Lion (IRE) - Norwer (IRE)(Norwich)
Breeder - Mr P McCarthy

(Morning price: 12/1 9/1)
(Ring price: 8/1 7/1 13/2) SP 13/2

loading past form
tracked leaders, 3rd halfway, pushed along approaching straight and 5th before last, no impression run-in
6th
5.5L
silks
Prickly (IRE) 6, ch g 11-1 (Simon J H Davis)
(4:07.2) Rated 121(-1 after this run)
Definite Article (GB) - Connemara Rose (IRE)(Desert King (IRE))
Breeder - Pat McCarthy

(Morning price: 10/1 9/1 17/2 15/2)
(Ring price: 8/1 7/1) SP 7/1

loading past form
tracked leader, ran freely, 2nd halfway, progress to lead approaching straight, pushed along and headed 2 out, ridden and no impression in 6th before last, no extra
7th
0.75L
silks
Oighear Dubh (IRE) 5, gr g 9-12 (Newtown Anner Stud Farm Ltd )
(4:07.3) ts7 Rated 106
Verglas (IRE) - Silly Goose (IRE)(Sadler's Wells (USA))
Breeder - Mr Maurice Regan

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

loading past form
mid-division, 7th halfway, pushed along approaching straight and no impression approaching last, kept on one pace
8th
4.75L
silks
Clonard Street (GB) 4, b g 9-10 (John P McManus)
(4:08.4) ts4hd8 Rated 103(-1 after this run)
Archipenko (USA) - Moi Aussi (USA)(Mt Livermore (USA))
Breeder - Miss K Rausing

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

loading past form
mid-division, 9th halfway, some progress approaching straight, ridden and no extra after 2 out, kept on one pace
9th
1.25L
silks
Black Benny (IRE) 11, br g 11-1 (Barry Connell)
(4:08.6) ts+ Rated 118(-2 after this run)
Close Conflict (USA) - Treen (IRE)(Charnwood Forest (IRE))
Breeder - Joe Fogarty

(Morning price: 10/1 9/1 13/2 7/1)
(Ring price: 9/1 10/1) SP 10/1

loading past form
mid-division on inner, 10th halfway, pushed along approaching straight, no impression after 2 out, kept on one pace
10th
hd
silks
Nine Stiches (IRE) 8, ch g 11-6 (Sean Quirke)
(4:08.6) Rated 123(-1 after this run)
Urban Ocean (FR) - Harneyspet (IRE)(Sharifabad (IRE))
Breeder - Con O'Keeffe

(Morning price: 16/1 14/1)
(Ring price: 14/1 12/1 10/1 9/1 17/2 8/1) SP 8/1

loading past form
rear of mid-division, 11th on outer halfway, some progress 3 out, pushed along and no extra after next
11th
16L
silks
Lofgren (GB) 5, b g 11-6 (J Glews)
(4:11.7) Rated 123(-1 after this run)
Multiplex (GB) - Sherry Darling (IRE)(Alflora (IRE))
Breeder - Mr Jon Glews

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

loading past form
towards rear, never a factor, 14th halfway, pushed along and no impression after 3 out, no extra
12th
0.75L
silks
Voluptueux (FR) 7, b g 10-9 (Jarlath McDonagh)
(4:11.9) Rated 112(-3 after this run)
Enrique (GB) - Orphee De Vonnas (FR)(Jimble (FR))
Breeder - G F A Du Hoguenet

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

loading past form
mid-division, 8th halfway, pushed along and not fluent 2 out, soon no extra, eased
13th
1.5L
silks
Hallmark (IRE) 4, b g 10-8 (John P McManus)
(4:12.2) Rated 115(-2 after this run)
Montjeu (IRE) - Starlight Night (USA)(Distant View (USA))
Breeder - Swettenham Stud

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

loading past form
always towards rear, 13th halfway, mistake 3 out, pushed along and no extra approaching straight, mistake 2 out
14th
2.75L
silks
Dalaki (IRE) 5, b g 11-2 (William P Flynn)
(4:12.8) Rated 119(-3 after this run)
Dalakhani (IRE) - Lunda (IRE)(Soviet Star (USA))
Breeder - Rabbah Bloodstock Limited

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

loading past form
chased leaders, 6th halfway, not fluent 3 out, pushed along and soon no extra
15th
16L
silks
Rosie Alice (IRE) 5, ch f 10-12 (Byrnsey Boys Syndicate)
(4:15.9) Rated 115(-1 after this run)
Beneficial (GB) - Caltra Royale (IRE)(Moscow Society (USA))
Breeder - Charles Byrnes

(Morning price: 9/1 17/2)
(Ring price: 8/1 9/1 8/1) SP 8/1

loading past form
always rear, never a factor, pushed along and no impression after 3 out, no extra
Off 4.26
Time 4m. 4.70 secs, which is 7.71 secs faster than the course average on today's going
Tote Exacta- €54.90
Tote Trifecta- €2859.30
CSF- €70.60
Tricast- €1529.33.

Non runner Derulo (stone bruise)
2015 Phil The Flyer 8 11-2 J W Kennedy (5) 6/1Fav (Ray Hackett)
2014 Fethard Player 7 11-1 R M Moran 8/1 (W F Treacy)
2013 Liberty's Gift 5 10-11 M Darcy 16/1 (Paul W Flynn)
2012 Foildubh 8 11-8 P Carberry 3/1Fav (John Patrick Ryan)
2011 Double Seven 5 11-6 A P McCoy 9/4Fav (Martin Brassil)

THE IRISH TIMES