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Jackpot Not Won.Pool €375.18 carried forward to Dundalk on Fri, 3rd Jan. Placepot Pool - €20,698.40 Winning Units - 165.96 Dividend - €87.30. Tote Aggregate - €72483.00.

1st
silks
Knockraha Boss (IRE) 11, br g 10-11 (Richard Foley)
(4:13.1 7.00 secs faster on today's going ) Rated 90(+5 after this run)
Golan (IRE) - Hits And Memories (IRE)(Accordion)
Breeder - Michael O'Donoghue

(Morning price: 7/1 15/2 8/1 9/1 10/1 11/1 9/1 10/1 8/1 15/2 11/2)
(Ring price: 11/2 5/1 9/2 4/1) SP 4/1fav

Tote Win €5.10 Place €2.00
loading past form
held up towards rear on inner, 12th when not fluent 5 out, closer behind leaders before 2 out, headway between horses to go 2nd at last, led after last, kept on well under hands and heels, strongly pressed close home, held on
2nd
nk
silks
Capture The Action (IRE) 7, b m 10-11 (Mrs Eileen Hodnett)
(4:13.2) bl2 Rated 94(+2 after this run)
Gold Well (GB) - Huit De Coeur (FR)(Cadoudal (FR))
Breeder - J F C Maxwell

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

loading past form
pushed along towards rear early, 8th 3 out, ridden on outer to close before 2 out, 3rd before last, 2nd and challenged run-in, kept on, held
3rd
2.75L
silks
Zinat (IRE) 6, gr f 10-0 (Mrs H McGrath)
(4:13.8) Rated 81
Holy Roman Emperor (IRE) - Zariziyna (IRE)(Dalakhani (IRE))
Breeder - His Highness the Aga Khan's Studs S C

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

loading past form
tracked leaders, 2nd before 3rd, led after 2 out, ridden and headed after last, kept on one pace
4th
2.5L
silks
Vitudurum (IRE) 5, ch g 11-1 (Paddy O'Briens Racing Syndicate)
(4:14.3) Rated 93
Choisir (AUS) - Irish Fountain (USA)(Irish River (FR))
Breeder - Juerg & Martin Wichser

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

loading past form
took keen hold, towards rear when slight mistake 1st, 6th 3 out, ridden in 4th before 2 out, no impression when not fluent last, kept on one pace
5th
2.25L
silks
Doyouthinkso (GB) 4, b g 9-13 (Miracle Racing Syndicate)
(4:14.7) Rated 91
So You Think (NZ) - Nawaashi (GB)(Green Desert (USA))
Breeder - A H Bennett

(Morning price: 20/1 16/1 12/1 11/1 12/1 11/1 12/1 8/1 6/1 11/2 5/1 11/2 7/1)
(Ring price: 7/1 13/2 7/1) SP 13/2

loading past form
disputed until headed before 2nd, chased leaders after, 4th 4 out, pushed along and no impression before 2 out, ridden in 6th at last, kept on one pace
6th
1.25L
silks
Clouncerna (IRE) 7, b g 10-4 (J A Lee)
(4:15.0) bl6 Rated 80
Presenting (GB) - Kinincha Girl (IRE)(Buckskin (FR))
Breeder - Joseph Lee

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

loading past form
held up in rear, 9th 3 out, ridden and no impression before 2 out, kept on one pace
7th
hd
silks
Western Rambler (IRE) 5, b g 10-13 (Mrs P Doyle)
(4:15.0) Rated 91
Westerner (GB) - From Above (IRE)(Anshan)
Breeder - Michael J Phillips

(Morning price: 13/2 7/1 15/2 10/1)
(Ring price: 10/1 9/1 17/2 8/1) SP 8/1

loading past form
mid-division, slight mistake 2nd, 5th 3 out, ridden and kept on one pace from 2 out
8th
1.75L
silks
Musical Ava (IRE) 8, b f 10-1 (Incl 1lbs overweight) (John M Burke)
(4:15.4) Rated 83
Court Cave (IRE) - Musical Madam (IRE)(Musical Pursuit (GB))
Breeder - Lucy Norton & Norris Mount Stud

(Morning price: 13/2 9/2 5/1 6/1 15/2 8/1 10/1)
(Ring price: 10/1 9/1 8/1) SP 8/1

loading past form
rear of mid-division, ridden in moderate 10th after 3 out, no impression before 2 out, kept on one pace
9th
2L
silks
Rossderrin (IRE) 5, b g 11-6 (Mrs Mary Furlong)
(4:15.8) cp1 Rated 98
Getaway (GER) - Fine Call (IRE)(Milan (GB))
Breeder - Spratstown Stud Sbl

(Morning price: 10/1 11/1 12/1 11/1 12/1 14/1 16/1 25/1)
(Ring price: 20/1 25/1 28/1 33/1 28/1 25/1) SP 25/1

loading past form
disputed when slight mistake and rider briefly lost iron 1st, led before 2nd, not fluent 3rd, ridden and headed before 2 out, lost place and no extra before last
10th
8.5L
silks
Aunty Audrey (IRE) 6, ch f 11-3 (S P Girvan)
(4:17.6) hd+ Rated 100(-2 after this run)
Zoffany (IRE) - Acts Out Loud (USA)(Mr Greeley (USA))
Breeder - Highpark Bloodstock Ltd

(Morning price: 12/1 8/1 9/1 10/1 12/1 16/1)
SP 16/1

loading past form
rear of mid-division, ridden and dropped to rear 4 out, no impression before 2 out, kept on one pace
11th
14L
silks
Aoibhe's Beau (IRE) 8, b m 11-4 (James A O'Connor)
(4:20.4) ts3 Rated 94(-1 after this run)
Well Chosen (GB) - Roseolito (IRE)(Distinctly North (USA))
Breeder - Maurice O'Connor

(Morning price: 11/2 6/1 11/2 6/1 13/2 15/2 7/1 15/2 8/1 11/1 10/1 9/1)
(Ring price: 9/1 10/1 11/1) SP 11/1

loading past form
tracked leaders, 3rd halfway, ridden and no impression before 2 out, lost place and no extra when mistake last, eased run-in
12th
40L
silks
Sicario Jack (IRE) 8, b g 11-5 (Peadar Kelly)
(4:28.4) Rated 102(-2 after this run)
Strategic Prince (GB) - Day Is Dawning (IRE)(Green Forest (USA))
Breeder - Peadar Kelly

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

loading past form
rear of mid-division, ridden and no impression when not fluent 4 out, no extra from 3 out, tailed off
13th
9.5L
silks
Amber Run (IRE) 5, b g 10-2 (Amberdale Syndicate)
(4:30.4) ts2 Rated 87(-2 after this run)
Arcadio (GER) - Dorcet'slast Stand (IRE)(Little Bighorn)
Breeder - Hugh Finegan

(Morning price: 66/1 20/1 33/1)
SP 33/1

loading past form
chased leaders, ridden and weakened after 4 out, slight mistake 3 out, no extra, tailed off
Off 12.35
Time 4m. 13.10 secs, which is 7.00 secs faster than the course average on today's going
Tote Exacta- €20.10
Tote Trifecta- €177.60
CSF- €25.73
Tricast- €233.78.


2019 Secret Cargo 5 11-7 B Hayes 25/1 (Philip Fenton)
2018 Cubomania 5 11-11 J W Kennedy 2/1Fav (Gordon Elliott)
2017 Peculiar Genius 4 10-3 D J Mullins 10/1 (Paul Nolan)
2016 Abandoned
2015 Just Get Cracking 5 11-5 P Townend 6/1 (James Daniel Dullea)
2014 Federici 5 11-8 A P Heskin 13/8Fav (E Bolger)

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