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Going - Hurdle & Bumper: Soft to Heavy (Heavy after 1st race) Chase: Heavy. Overcast and showery

Jackpot Pool - €30,801.27 Winning Units - 14 Dividend - €1,540.00. Placepot Pool - €68,499.04 Winning Units - 434.88 Dividend - €110.20. Pick Six Not Won.Pool €79,014.50 carried forward to Leopardstown on Tue, 29th Dec. Tote Aggregate - €650319.00.

1st
silks
Whatsforuwontgobyu (IRE) 5, b g 11-4 (John P McManus)
(4:15.8 0.26 secs slower on today's going ) Rated 117(+10 after this run)
Well Chosen (GB) - Meadstown Miss (IRE)(Flemensfirth (USA))
Breeder - Tom Baker

(Morning price: 11/2 9/2)
(Ring price: 9/2 4/1 9/2) SP 9/2

Tote Win €4.60 Place €1.70
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rear of mid-division, 10th on outer halfway, progress travelling well early straight and led last, pushed out to assert and kept on well run-in
2nd
1.75L
silks
Mighty Concorde (IRE) 5, br g 10-7 (Dr R Lambe)
(4:16.2) Rated 106(+4 after this run)
Arcadio (GER) - Shy (FR)(Signe Divin (USA))
Breeder - S Michael Millar

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

Place €2.40
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mid-division, 6th halfway, some progress in straight and went 3rd at last, ridden and kept on to go 2nd close home
3rd
2.5L
silks
Theturnofthesun (IRE) 6, ch g 9-9 (Kevin John Smith)
(4:16.8) ts3 Rated 101(+1 after this run)
Galileo (IRE) - Something Mon (USA)(Maria's Mon (USA))
Breeder - B Gleeson & Balmerino Bloodstock

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

loading past form
tracked leader, progress to dispute 4 out and led next, ridden and strongly pressed in straight, headed last and no extra run-in
4th
1.75L
silks
Elusive Ivy (IRE) 5, b f 10-9 (Eamon Waters)
(4:17.2) Rated 108
Elusive City (USA) - Just Like Ivy (CAN)(Street Cry (IRE))
Breeder - Michael Rogers

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

loading past form
chased leaders, 4th halfway, 5th 2 out, ridden approaching last and no impression run-in, kept on one pace
5th
nk
silks
Camlann (IRE) 4, b g 9-12 (Mrs A F Mee)
(4:17.3) hd1 Rated 100
Cape Cross (IRE) - Elle Galante (GER)(Galileo (IRE))
Breeder - Sheikh Sultan Bin Khalifa Al Nahyan

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

loading past form
towards rear on outer, pushed along in 9th entering straight and no impression in 8th before last, kept on one pace run-in to go 5th close home
6th
nk
silks
Herminator (FR) 5, br g 11-10 (Coldunell Limited)
(4:17.3) Rated 123
Night Tango (GER) - Roannaise (FR)(Octagonal (NZ))
Breeder - M. Boutin, M. Boutin & H. Boutin

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

loading past form
mid-division, 8th halfway, progress in 4th after 3 out, not clear run in straight and switched right in 7th before last, kept on one pace run-in
7th
shd
silks
Prince Kup (IRE) 4, ch g 10-10 (Loumar Partnership)
(4:17.3) Rated 112
High Rock (IRE) - Lockup (IRE)(Inchinor (GB))
Breeder - Bsi, Elevage de Tourgeville & Th Lohest

(Morning price: 5/1 13/2)
(Ring price: 13/2 7/1) SP 7/1

loading past form
chased leaders, 7th halfway, ridden and some progress on outer early straight, 5th at last, no extra run-in and dropped to 7th close home
8th
11L
silks
First Post (IRE) 8, b g 10-6 (Joseph E Keeling)
(4:19.8) Rated 112
Celtic Swing (GB) - Consignia (IRE)(Definite Article (GB))
Breeder - D Llewelyn & J Runeckles

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

loading past form
chased leaders, 3rd halfway, 2nd 2 out, ridden and challenged early straight, dropped to 4th and mistake last, weakened run-in
9th
8.5L
silks
Definite Earl (IRE) 7, b g 11-0 (Mrs Bernadette Colleary)
(4:21.8) ts9 Rated 113(-1 after this run)
Definite Article (GB) - Line Sigune (FR)(Kadalko (FR))
Breeder - Mrs Bernadette Colleary

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

loading past form
towards rear, 9th halfway, pushed along and no impression in 10th entering straight, no extra
10th
1.25L
silks
Deputy Marshall (IRE) 6, b g 10-4 (Christopher Kelly (Kilrainey))
(4:22.1) hd7 Rated 108(-2 after this run)
Pushkin (IRE) - Posh Kidd (IRE)(Semillon (GB))
Breeder - Cris Kelly

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

loading past form
always towards rear, 11th halfway, ridden and no extra after 2 out
11th
nk
silks
Winter Lion (IRE) 5, ch g 11-2 (B J Hooper)
(4:22.2) ts4 Rated 115(-1 after this run)
Galileo (IRE) - Hill Of Snow (GB)(Reference Point)
Breeder - Abergwaun Farms

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

loading past form
led, joined 4 out and headed next, 3rd 2 out, ridden and no extra approaching last, weakened
12th
27L
silks
Anoosou (FR) 11, ch g 10-3 (P Monahan)
(4:28.2) Rated 102(-3 after this run)
Cyborg (FR) - Anoosha (IRE)(Ahonoora)
Breeder - M Gilles Deroubaix

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

loading past form
always towards rear, never a factor, 12th halfway, no extra entering straight, weakened, tailed off
u.r.
silks
Next Bend (IRE) 4, b g 9-12 (Derek Kierans)
Rated 100
Azamour (IRE) - Polite Reply (IRE)(Be My Guest (USA))
Breeder - Moyglare Stud Farm Ltd

(Morning price: 20/1 14/1)
SP 14/1

loading past form
chased leaders, 5th halfway, close 6th and unseated rider 2 out
Off 2.30
Time 4m. 15.80 secs, which is 0.26 secs slower than the course average on today's going
CSF- €39.37
Tricast- €342.59.


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