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Going - Good to Firm (Good in places). 

Placepot Pool - £88,142.02 Winning Units - 1927.03 Dividend - £33.30. Quadpot Pool - £7,290.98 Winning Units - 542.27 Dividend - £9.90. Place Six Dividend - £47.61. Place Five Dividend - £31.27.

1st
silks
Bernie's Boy (GB) 5, b g 9-1 (Mr Trevor Johnson)
(Drawn 9)cp+ Rated 79
Lilbourne Lad (IRE) - Stoney Cove (IRE)(Needwood Blade (GB))
Breeder - Mrs Eleanor Kent

(Morning price: 11/1 12/1 14/1 16/1 20/1 18/1 20/1 22/1 28/1 33/1 25/1 22/1 33/1)
SP 33/1

Tote Win £30.50 Place £8.40
loading past form
slowly into stride, outpaced in last pair, headway on outside 2f out, soon chasing leaders, switched left over 1f out, strong run inside final furlong, led near finish
2nd
0.5L
silks
Oh So Sassy (GB) 8, b m 9-2 (The Eight of Diamonds)
(Drawn 2) Rated 75
Pastoral Pursuits (GB) - Almasi (IRE)(Petorius)
Breeder - Mrs C. J. Walker

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

Place £3.90
loading past form
quickly away, led on rail, hung left from over 1f out, headed and not pace of winner near finish
3rd
0.75L
silks
Bahamian Dollar (GB) 5, b g 9-3 (Shropshire Wolves)
(Drawn 10) Rated 81
Bahamian Bounty (GB) - Penny Ha'penny (GB)(Bishop of Cashel (GB))
Breeder - Burns Farm Stud

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

Place £1.50
loading past form
rearing in stalls, mid-division towards outer, switched left and headway on outside 2f out, ran on inside final furlong, not reach leaders
4th
hd
silks
Cappananty Con (GB) 4, gr g 8-8 (Jim Biggane, John Waterfall & Dean Ivo)
(Drawn 5)hd4 Rated 70
Zebedee (GB) - Fairmont (IRE)(Kingmambo (USA))
Breeder - Miss H. Botterill & Mr D. R. Botterill

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

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mid-division, headway near side rail over 1f out, edged left and ran on inside final furlong, not reach leaders
5th
shd
silks
Anonymous John (IRE) 6, gr g 8-5 (Mr R F Haynes)
(Drawn 1) Rated 64
Baltic King (GB) - Helibel (IRE)(Pivotal (GB))
Breeder - Tally-Ho Stud

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

loading past form
well off the pace towards rear, switched right and good headway on rail over 1f out, ran on inside final furlong, not reach leaders
6th
0.75L
silks
Liberatum (GB) 4, b g 9-0 (Rhd)
(Drawn 4) Rated 73
Paco Boy (IRE) - Fine Lady (GB)(Selkirk (USA))
Breeder - The Pocock Family

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

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chased leader, ridden and every chance edging left inside final furlong, weakened towards finish
7th
nk
silks
Field of Vision (IRE) 5, b g 8-11 (Paul Duffy, David Semmens, Viv William)
(Drawn 8)cp6 Rated 75
Pastoral Pursuits (GB) - Grand Design (GB)(Danzero (AUS))
Breeder - Marathon Bloodstock

(Morning price: 15/2 8/1 9/1 8/1 9/1 8/1 9/1 11/1 10/1 11/1 10/1 11/1 10/1 11/1 16/1 18/1 20/1)
(Ring price: 16/1 18/1 16/1 18/1 20/1) SP 20/1

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held up in mid-division, ridden 2f out, no headway
8th
1.25L
silks
Englishman (GB) 8, b g 9-8 (Mr E A Hayward)
(Drawn 3) Rated 81
Royal Applause (GB) - Tesary (GB)(Danehill (USA))
Breeder - Peter Winkworth

(Morning price: 15/2 8/1 9/1 10/1 11/1 12/1 11/1 12/1 11/1 10/1 11/1 10/1 9/1 8/1)
(Ring price: 8/1 15/2 7/1 15/2 8/1) SP 8/1

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chased leaders, ridden over 1f out, weakened inside final furlong
9th
nk
silks
Six Strings (GB) 4, b g 9-7 (Crown Connoisseurs)
(Drawn 6)hd3 Rated 80
Requinto (IRE) - Island Music (IRE)(Mujahid (USA))
Breeder - Andrew W. Robson

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

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badly outpaced in rear, late headway, no chance
10th
3.75L
silks
Blitz (GB) 4, b f 9-7 (The Blitz Partnership)
(Drawn 7) Rated 80
Exceed And Excel (AUS) - Photo Flash (IRE)(Bahamian Bounty (GB))
Breeder - David Jamison & Gordon Roddick

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

loading past form
chased leaders, weakened well over 1f out
11th
1.5L
silks
Titus Secret (GB) 6, ch g 8-8 (Mr M S Saunders)
(Drawn 11) Rated 70
Sakhee's Secret (GB) - Crimson Fern (IRE)(Titus Livius (FR))
Breeder - M. S. Saunders

(Morning price: 4/1 9/2 5/1 11/2 6/1 7/1)
(Ring price: 7/1 15/2 7/1 15/2 7/1 13/2 7/1) SP 7/1

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slowly into stride, wide in mid-division, headway chasing leaders 4f out, ridden 2f out, hung left and weakened quickly over 1f out
Off 7.30
Time 1m. 10.91 secs, which is 1.13 secs faster than the course average on today's going
Tote Exacta- £393.60
Tote Trifecta- £978.10
CSF- £438.41
Tricast- £1854.67.


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