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Placepot Pool - £43,241.27 Winning Units - 744.42 Dividend - £42.40. Quadpot Pool - £2,012.65 Winning Units - 42.5 Dividend - £35.00. Place Six Dividend - £27.27. Place Five Dividend - £20.67.

1st
silks
Bit Of A Quirke (GB) 5, ch g 8-11 (Mr A Quirke & Mrs G B Walford)
(Drawn 5) Rated 64
Monsieur Bond (IRE) - Silk (IRE)(Machiavellian (USA))
Breeder - Dr A. Gillespie

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

Tote Win £2.40 Place £2.00
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made all, set steady pace, quickened over 2f out, ridden and kept on well final furlong, unchallenged
2nd
1.25L
silks
Purple Rock (IRE) 6, b g 9-5 (Mr M Blades, Mr S Hollings & Mr S Hull)
(Drawn 2)ts+ Rated 72
Fastnet Rock (AUS) - Amethyst (IRE)(Sadler's Wells (USA))
Breeder - Barronstown Stud

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

Place £2.00
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tracked leaders on 5th, headway not clear run on rails and switched left over 1f out, went 2nd inside final furlong, no chance with winner
3rd
nk
silks
Rita's Man (IRE) 4, b g 8-13 (Middleham Park Racing XX)
(Drawn 4) Rated 69
Lawman (FR) - French Fern (IRE)(Royal Applause (GB))
Breeder - L. White & D. McGregor

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

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chased leaders on inside, ridden 2f out, kept on same pace inside final furlong
4th
1.5L
silks
Freud (FR) 8, b g 8-4 (A & P Skips Limited)
(Drawn 3)ts6cp2 Rated 60
Dalakhani (IRE) - Ailette (GB)(Second Set (IRE))
Breeder - E. Puerari, Oceanic Bloodstock et al

(Morning price: 5/1 11/2 6/1 13/2 7/1 8/1 9/1 10/1)
(Ring price: 10/1 11/1 12/1 9/1 8/1 7/1 13/2 6/1) SP 6/1

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stated very slowly, behind, headway on outside 3f out, ridden and kept on same pace inside final furlong
5th
nk
silks
Inflexiball (GB) 6, b m 8-4 (Derbyshire Racing Ii)
(Drawn 7) Rated 57
Refuse To Bend (IRE) - Sphere (IRE)(Daylami (IRE))
Breeder - Derbyshire Racing

(Morning price: 8/1 9/1 10/1 11/1 12/1 14/1)
(Ring price: 12/1 14/1 12/1) SP 12/1

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raced keenly, tracked winner, every chance 2f out until ridden over 1f out, lost 2nd and no extra inside final furlong
6th
2.5L
silks
Save The Bees (GB) 10, b g 9-7 (Mr Steve Ryan)
(Drawn 6) Rated 74
Royal Applause (GB) - Rock Concert (GB)(Bishop of Cashel (GB))
Breeder - S. P. Ryan

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

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chased leaders in 4th, weakened 2f out
ref
silks
Shamrokh (IRE) 4, b g 9-5 (Mr Craig Buckingham)
(Drawn 1) Rated 72
Invincible Spirit (IRE) - Alshakr (GB)(Bahri (USA))
Breeder - Diomed Blds Ltd & Herbertstown Hse Stud

(Morning price: 13/2 6/1 11/2 5/1 9/2 4/1 3/1 10/3 3/1 7/2)
(Ring price: 7/2 3/1) SP 3/1

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refused to race and took no part
Off 4.20
Time 2m. 8.03 secs, which is 3.08 secs slower than the course average on today's going
Tote Exacta- £9.00
Tote Trifecta- £33.80
CSF- £11.47.

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