Marnane said afterwards: "I thought he was a little unlucky the last day and I thought he was unlucky there too if he didn't get it (in the photo-finish).
"I think he'll improve another bit, he wants fast ground and he'll go for something similar again next.
"His owners are a group in Dubai including (publican) Denis McGettigan and they're watching in - they'll have a drink tonight."
The Stewards reviewed an incident approximately two furlongs from the finish involving Jm Barrie (GB), ridden by O.J. Orr, placed first and Tai Sing Yeh, ridden by R.P. Whelan, placed fifth, where it appeared that both animals made contact. Having viewed the recording of the incident, the Stewards were satisfied that no further action was warranted.
James J. Doyle, rider of Burning Lake trained by Joseph Anthony Murray, reported to the Clerk of Scales that his mount lugged left.
O.J. Orr, rider of Jm Barrie (GB) trained by David Marnane, reported to the Clerk of Scales that his mount was tight for room two furlongs out.
R.P. Whelan, rider of Tai Sing Yeh trained by J.F. Levins, reported to the Clerk of Scales that his mount met with interference at the two furlong pole when going for a gap.
W.M. Lordan, rider of Amazing One (GB) trained by T.J. O'Mara, reported to the Clerk of Scales that his mount was slowly away from the stalls.