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Going - Good (Good to Firm in places, Watered). 

Placepot Pool - £69,937.86 Winning Units - 178.84 Dividend - £285.40. Quadpot Pool - £5,487.11 Winning Units - 31.66 Dividend - £128.20. Place Six Dividend - £126.37. Place Five Dividend - £61.66.

1st
silks
The Major (GB) 4, b g 10-9 (M L W Bell Racing Ltd)
(Drawn 8) Rated 70
Major Cadeaux (GB) - Ballerina Suprema (IRE)(Sadler's Wells (USA))
Breeder - B. Buckley

(Morning price: 11/4 5/2)
(Ring price: 15/8 7/4 15/8 7/4 13/8) SP 13/8fav

Tote Win £2.60 Place £1.10
loading past form
chased clear leading pair, closed 3f out, led 2f out, kept on final furlong, all out (hand timed)
2nd
0.5L
silks
Zephyros (GER) 6, br g 10-1 (Mmg Racing)
(Drawn 1) Rated 62
Areion (GER) - Zandra (GER)(Lagunas (UNR))
Breeder - Chr. Bruer u. A. Tiedtke

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

loading past form
prominent in chasing group, stayed on into 2nd well inside final furlong and closed on winner, not quite get up
3rd
2L
silks
Duke Of Yorkshire (GB) 7, b g 10-11 (Habton Farms)
(Drawn 5)cp+ Rated 70
Duke Of Marmalade (IRE) - Dame Edith (FR)(Top Ville)
Breeder - Redhill Bloodstock & Tweenhills Stud

(Morning price: 11/1 17/2)
SP 14/1

loading past form
pulled hard pressing leader, led 8f out and went clear, came back to field 3f out, headed 2f out, chased winner until well inside final furlong, kept on same pace in 3rd
4th
0.5L
silks
Attain (GB) 8, b g 11-0 (Boadicea Bloodstock)
(Drawn 7) Rated 70
Dansili (GB) - Achieve (GB)(Rainbow Quest (USA))
Breeder - Millsec Limited

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

Place £1.80
loading past form
prominent in chasing group, every chance 2f out, ridden and one pace in 4th inside final furlong
5th
2.5L
silks
Party Royal (GB) 7, b g 10-7 (Coldunell Limited)
(Drawn 15)hd4cp+ Rated 63
Royal Applause (GB) - Voliere (GB)(Zafonic (USA))
Breeder - Old Mill Stud & S. Williams & J. Parry

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

loading past form
awkwardly away, held up in last pair, headway on outside 3f out, plugged on final 2f
6th
2L
silks
Wordismybond (GB) 8, b g 10-9 (Bond Racing)
(Drawn 14) Rated 70
Monsieur Bond (IRE) - La Gessa (GB)(Largesse (GB))

SP 33/1

loading past form
raced wide in mid-division, plugged on final 2f, never threatened
7th
0.75L
silks
Pretty Jewel (GB) 4, b m 9-7 (Dr Misha Voikhansky)
(Drawn 2)hd2 Rated 56
Aqlaam (GB) - Highland Jewel (IRE)(Azamour (IRE))
Breeder - Highland Thoroughbred Ltd

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

loading past form
held up towards rear, plugged on final 2f, never going pace to reach leaders
8th
1.5L
silks
Pink Ribbon (IRE) 5, gr g 11-0 (Mrs Michelle Cousins)
(Drawn 13)cp+ Rated 70
Dark Angel (IRE) - My Funny Valentine (IRE)(Mukaddamah (USA))
Breeder - Ann & Joe Hallinan

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

loading past form
mid-division on inside, ridden and outpaced over 2f out, never dangerous after
9th
0.5L
silks
Mcdelta (GB) 7, b g 10-4 (Jim Mellon & Partners)
(Drawn 9)cp5 Rated 60
Delta Dancer (GB) - McNairobi (GB)(Josr Algarhoud (IRE))
Breeder - Roden House Stud

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

loading past form
held up in mid-division, headway chasing leaders over 2f out, ridden inside final 2f, weakened over 1f out
10th
nose
silks
Best Example (USA) 5, ch g 10-13 (The Fourth Sector Pathfinders)
(Drawn 3)cp3 Rated 69
King's Best (USA) - Born Something (IRE)(Caerleon (USA))
Breeder - Darley

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

loading past form
prominent in chasing group, ridden over 1f out, weakened entering final furlong
11th
1.75L
silks
Master Of Heaven (GB) 4, b g 9-7 (Maid In Heaven Partnership)
(Drawn 4)cp+ Rated 56
Makfi (GB) - Maid In Heaven (IRE)(Clodovil (IRE))
Breeder - Qatar Bloodstock Ltd

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

loading past form
led 2f, chased leader and clear of rest, lost 2nd 2f out, chased leaders, soon ridden, weakened quickly over 1f out
12th
nk
silks
Silver Dixie (USA) 7, br g 10-11 (P C F Racing Ltd)
(Drawn 6) Rated 70
Dixie Union (USA) - More Silver (USA)(Silver Hawk (USA))
Breeder - Lantern Hill Farm LLC

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

loading past form
switched left start, held up in rear, short-lived effort on wide outside under pressure 2f out, weakened soon after
13th
4.5L
silks
Classic Mission (GB) 6, ch g 10-3 (Mr J G B Portman)
(Drawn 12)cp6 Rated 62
Bahamian Bounty (GB) - Triple Cee (IRE)(Cape Cross (IRE))

(Morning price: 40/1)
SP 33/1

loading past form
held up towards rear, ridden and no impression inside final 2f
14th
8L
silks
Berkeley Vale (GB) 6, b g 10-11 (Mrs Muriel Forward & Dr G C Forward)
(Drawn 10)bl3 Rated 67
Three Valleys (USA) - Intriguing Glimpse (GB)(Piccolo (GB))
Breeder - Mr Edward Hyde

SP 16/1

loading past form
mid-division, headway chasing leaders halfway, ridden over 3f out, weakening when not much room 3f out
15th
6L
silks
Red Dragon (IRE) 7, b g 9-9 (Lady Eliza Mays-smith)
(Drawn 16) Rated 56
Acclamation (GB) - Delphie Queen (IRE)(Desert Sun (GB))

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

loading past form
raced wide in mid-division, headway on outside chasing leaders halfway, weakened and behind final 3f
16th
1.25L
silks
Gaelic Silver (FR) 11, b g 10-0 (The Winning Hand)
(Drawn 11)cp+ Rated 63
Lando (GER) - Galatza (FR)(Johann Quatz (FR))

(Morning price: 33/1 50/1)
(Ring price: 66/1 50/1) SP 50/1

loading past form
slowly into stride, always behind

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