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Going - Good to Firm (Watered). 

Jackpot Not Won.Pool £5,741.83 carried forward to Southwell on Sun, 13th May. Placepot Pool - £189,878.69 Winning Units - 927.65 Dividend - £149.40. Quadpot Pool - £12,944.44 Winning Units - 155.08 Dividend - £61.70. Place Six Dividend - £140.37. Place Five Dividend - £55.81.

1st
silks
Ripp Orf (IRE) 4, b g 8-1 (C Benham/K Quinn/L Quinn/D Elsworth)
(Drawn 13) Rated 83
Rip Van Winkle (IRE) - Barzah (IRE)(Darshaan)
Breeder - Summerhill Bloodstock

(Morning price: 25/1 22/1 25/1)
(Ring price: 25/1 20/1) SP 20/1

Tote Win £28.20 Place £4.60
loading past form
switched right to race towards far side, held up in mid-division and keen, good headway over 1f out, ran on inside final furlong, led near finish
2nd
nk
silks
Zhui Feng (IRE) 5, b g 9-10 (John Connolly & Odile Griffith)
(Drawn 11)cp4 Rated 106
Invincible Spirit (IRE) - Es Que (GB)(Inchinor (GB))
Breeder - Es Que Syndicate & Irish National Stud

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

Place £9.00
loading past form
raced towards far side, overall leader, ridden over 1f out, ran on well inside final furlong, caught last strides
3rd
nk
silks
Sea Fox (IRE) 4, b g 8-1 (Eric Griffiths & P D Evans)
(Drawn 18) Rated 88
Kodiac (GB) - City Maiden (USA)(Carson City (USA))
Breeder - Tally-Ho Stud

(Morning price: 40/1 50/1 66/1 50/1 40/1)
SP 40/1

loading past form
chased leaders towards far side, pushed along over 2f out, ran on inside final furlong, went 3rd last strides
4th
hd
silks
Sabador (FR) 4, gr g 8-11 (Mr P K Siu)
(Drawn 14) Rated 93
Kendargent (FR) - Sabadora (FR)(Anabaa (USA))
Breeder - Guy Pariente Holding SPRL

(Morning price: 20/1 12/1 10/1)
(Ring price: 10/1 9/1) SP 9/1

Place £2.60
loading past form
raced towards far side, tracked leader, ridden and every chance inside final furlong, lost 2 places close home
5th
0.5L
silks
Via Serendipity (GB) 4, b g 8-8 (Happy Valley Racing & Breeding Limited)
(Drawn 8)ts9 Rated 90
Invincible Spirit (IRE) - Mambo Light (USA)(Kingmambo (USA))
Breeder - Mr R. Shaykhutdinov

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

loading past form
raced towards far side, chased leaders, ridden 2f out, kept on inside final furlong, not pace to challenge
6th
nose
silks
Spanish City (GB) 5, ch g 8-6 (Merry Fox Stud Limited)
(Drawn 20) Rated 88
Exceed And Excel (AUS) - Annabelle's Charm (IRE)(Indian Ridge)
Breeder - Merry Fox Stud Limited

(Morning price: 16/1 10/1 14/1 12/1 11/1 9/1 8/1)
(Ring price: 9/1 8/1 9/1 8/1) SP 8/1

loading past form
switched right to race towards far side, held up and behind, good headway over 1f out, strong run inside final furlong, going on close home
7th
0.75L
silks
Gilgamesh (GB) 4, b g 8-7 (Niarchos Family)
(Drawn 23) Rated 92
Foxwedge (AUS) - Flaming Cliffs (USA)(Kingmambo (USA))
Breeder - Niarchos Family

(Morning price: 14/1 25/1)
SP 25/1

loading past form
raced near side, held up, good headway over 1f out, ran on inside final furlong, led group final 100 yards, not pace of far side leaders
8th
nose
silks
Burnt Sugar (IRE) 6, b g 8-10 (Middleham Park Racing XL & Partner)
(Drawn 22) Rated 99
Lope De Vega (IRE) - Lady Livius (IRE)(Titus Livius (FR))
Breeder - Ballylinch Stud

(Morning price: 40/1 66/1 80/1 66/1 80/1 100/1 80/1 100/1 80/1 50/1)
SP 50/1

loading past form
raced towards far side, towards rear, headway in centre 2f out, kept on inside final furlong, not reach leaders
9th
1.25L
silks
Firmament (GB) 6, b g 9-6 (Gallop Racing & Partner)
(Drawn 28) Rated 102
Cape Cross (IRE) - Heaven Sent (GB)(Pivotal (GB))
Breeder - Cheveley Park Stud Ltd

(Morning price: 25/1 16/1 14/1 12/1 14/1)
SP 14/1

loading past form
raced near side, chased leaders, kept on inside final furlong, 2nd in group towards finish, never going pace of leaders far side
10th
0.75L
silks
Keyser Soze (IRE) 4, ch g 9-0 (Rebel Racing (2))
(Drawn 7) Rated 96
Arcano (IRE) - Causeway Queen (IRE)(Giant's Causeway (USA))
Breeder - J. Hanly

(Morning price: 7/1 5/1 11/2 5/1)
(Ring price: 5/1 11/2 5/1 9/2) SP 9/2fav

loading past form
raced towards far side, held up in rear, ran on inside final furlong, never going pace to reach leaders
11th
nk
silks
Repercussion (GB) 5, b g 9-1 (Seventh Lap Racing & Partners)
(Drawn 17)ts4 Rated 97
Manduro (GER) - Summertime Legacy (GB)(Darshaan)
Breeder - Darley Stud Management Co Ltd

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

loading past form
raced towards far side, held up towards rear, headway over 1f out, kept on same pace inside final furlong
12th
shd
silks
Masham Star (IRE) 4, b g 8-6 (3 Batterhams And A Reay)
(Drawn 24) Rated 88
Lawman (FR) - Croisiere (USA)(Capote (USA))
Breeder - Petra Bloodstock Agency Ltd

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

loading past form
led near side group and well on terms with leaders towards far side until 1f out, headed in group final 100 yards, dropped to 3rd in group towards finish, no chance with far side
13th
0.5L
silks
Brilliant Vanguard (IRE) 5, b g 8-3 (JCG Chua & CK Ong)
(Drawn 5)cp+ Rated 90
Fast Company (IRE) - Alyska (IRE)(Owington (GB))
Breeder - Frank Moynihan

(Morning price: 50/1 80/1 100/1 66/1)
SP 66/1

loading past form
raced towards far side, held up, kept on final furlong, no threat
14th
hd
silks
Charles Molson (GB) 7, b g 8-10 (Trolley Action)
(Drawn 25) Rated 92
Monsieur Bond (IRE) - Arculinge (GB)(Paris House (GB))
Breeder - Mrs Sheila Oakes

(Morning price: 14/1 16/1 18/1 33/1)
SP 33/1

loading past form
tracked leader near side, ridden over 1f out, no extra well inside final furlong
15th
hd
silks
Silent Attack (GB) 5, b g 9-7 (Godolphin)
(Drawn 19) Rated 103
Dream Ahead (USA) - Chanterelle (FR)(Trempolino (USA))
Breeder - Ship Commodities

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

loading past form
raced towards far side, never better than mid-division, ridden inside final 2f, no headway
16th
0.5L
silks
Raising Sand (GB) 6, b g 9-4 (Nick Bradley Racing 22 & Partner)
(Drawn 16) Rated 100
Oasis Dream (GB) - Balalaika (GB)(Sadler's Wells (USA))
Breeder - Meon Valley Stud

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

loading past form
raced towards far side, held up and behind, never on terms
17th
0.5L
silks
Poet's Society (GB) 4, ch g 8-8 (Kingsley Park 9)
(Drawn 3) Rated 90
Poet's Voice (GB) - Rahiyah (USA)(Rahy (USA))
Breeder - Darley

(Morning price: 40/1 66/1 80/1 100/1 80/1 66/1)
(Ring price: 66/1 50/1) SP 50/1

loading past form
raced alone on far rail, chased leaders, ridden over 1f out, weakened final furlong
18th
nose
silks
Louie de Palma (GB) 6, b g 8-10 (Mr Peter Ridgers)
(Drawn 6) Rated 92
Pastoral Pursuits (GB) - Tahirah (GB)(Green Desert (USA))
Breeder - Pantile Stud

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

loading past form
raced towards far side, held up, some headway over 1f out, weakened soon after
19th
0.5L
silks
Get Knotted (IRE) 6, ch g 8-12 (Mr D Neale)
(Drawn 12)cp+ Rated 94
Windsor Knot (IRE) - Genuinely (IRE)(Entrepreneur (GB))
Breeder - Rossenarra Bloodstock Limited

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

loading past form
raced towards far side, held up in mid-division, pushed along over 2f out, ridden inside final 2f, weakened over 1f out
20th
hd
silks
Tony Curtis (GB) 5, b g 9-7 (Chelsea Thoroughbreds - Saint Tropez)
(Drawn 27) Rated 103
Rock Of Gibraltar (IRE) - Strawberry Lolly (GB)(Lomitas (GB))
Breeder - Newsells Park Stud

(Morning price: 25/1 20/1 16/1 14/1 16/1 14/1)
(Ring price: 14/1 12/1) SP 12/1

loading past form
raced near side, held up, never on terms
21st
shd
silks
Escobar (IRE) 4, b g 9-1 (Tiffin Sandwiches Limited)
(Drawn 26) Rated 97
Famous Name (GB) - Saying Grace (IRE)(Brief Truce (USA))
Breeder - Peter Evans

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

loading past form
raced near side, held up, some headway under pressure over 1f out, never involved
22nd
hd
silks
Nicholas T (GB) 6, b g 8-4 (Mr W M Johnstone & Mr J S Goldie)
(Drawn 29) Rated 89
Rail Link (GB) - Thorntoun Piccolo (GB)(Groom Dancer (USA))
Breeder - W. M. Johnstone

(Morning price: 50/1 66/1 80/1 100/1 50/1)
SP 50/1

loading past form
raced near side, held up, never threatened
23rd
1.25L
silks
Six Strings (GB) 4, b g 8-3 (Crown Connoisseurs)
(Drawn 9)hd1 Rated 85
Requinto (IRE) - Island Music (IRE)(Mujahid (USA))
Breeder - Andrew W. Robson

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

loading past form
raced towards far side, always towards rear
24th
2.5L
silks
Shady Mccoy (USA) 8, b g 9-5 (Moukey)
(Drawn 21) Rated 101
English Channel (USA) - Raw Gold (USA)(Rahy (USA))
Breeder - Bluegrass Hall LLC

(Morning price: 25/1 33/1 40/1 33/1)
(Ring price: 33/1 40/1 33/1 40/1) SP 40/1

loading past form
switched left to race towards near side, held up and always behind
25th
1.5L
silks
The Grape Escape (IRE) 4, b c 9-8 (Mr E A Al Afoo)
(Drawn 10)ts5 Rated 104
Arakan (USA) - Bessichka (GB)(Exceed And Excel (AUS))
Breeder - Mr John Manley

(Morning price: 33/1 40/1 66/1)
(Ring price: 66/1 50/1) SP 50/1

loading past form
raced towards far side, never better than mid-division, behind and struggling over 2f out
26th
0.5L
silks
Makaarim (GB) 4, b g 8-3 (Thurloe Thoroughbreds Xliv)
(Drawn 15) Rated 88
Tamayuz (GB) - Dubawi Cheetah (IRE)(Dubawi (IRE))
Breeder - Essafinaat Ltd

(Morning price: 40/1 50/1 40/1)
(Ring price: 40/1 50/1) SP 50/1

loading past form
raced towards far side, chased leaders, pushed along over 2f out, weakened 2f out
27th
0.5L
silks
Mr Scaramanga (GB) 4, b h 9-5 (Robert Moss And Damien Brennan)
(Drawn 1) Rated 101
Sir Percy (GB) - Lulla (GB)(Oasis Dream (GB))
Breeder - Lordship Stud

(Morning price: 40/1 66/1 100/1 66/1 50/1)
SP 50/1

loading past form
raced far side, held up, always behind
Off 4.08
Time 1m. 25.40 secs, which is 2.10 secs faster than the course average on today's going
Tote Exacta- £708.60
Tote Trifecta- £50168.70
CSF- £506.01
Tricast- £19930.75.

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2017 Fastnet Tempest 4 8-5 Josephine Gordon 5/1Fav (William Haggas) (Drawn 18)
2016 Flash Fire 4 9-6 A Kirby 20/1 (Charlie Appleby) (Drawn 29)
2015 Speculative Bid 4 8-9 J P Spencer 10/1 (David Elsworth) (Drawn 23)
2014 Gabriel's Lad 5 9-8 G Baker 12/1 (D Coakley) (Drawn 25)
2013 Excellent Guest 6 8-10 T P Queally 25/1 (G Margarson) (Drawn 13)

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