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Going - Soft (Good to Soft in places). 

Placepot Pool - £73,653.17 Winning Units - 562.61 Dividend - £95.50. Quadpot Pool - £8,106.20 Winning Units - 210.93 Dividend - £28.40. Place Six Dividend - £155.61. Place Five Dividend - £75.29.

1st
silks
Strong Steps (GB) 7, br g 9-7 (Mrs M Craig & Mr G Adams)
(Drawn 13)cp+ Rated 68
Aqlaam (GB) - Wunders Dream (IRE)(Averti (IRE))
Breeder - Exors of the Late J. Ellis

(Morning price: 5/1 9/2 5/1 11/2 6/1 7/1 9/1 8/1 9/1 10/1 11/1 10/1 8/1 10/1)
(Ring price: 10/1 9/1 10/1 9/1 17/2 9/1) SP 9/1

Tote Win £7.60 Place £2.70
loading past form
led briefly, chased leaders, went 2nd over 2f out, ridden to lead again over 1f out, held on gamely
2nd
nk
silks
Chinese Spirit (IRE) 5, gr g 9-1 (Mr Y C Luk, Mr Sandy Jarvie & L Perra)
(Drawn 4)sr Rated 65
Clodovil (IRE) - In The Ribbons (GB)(In The Wings)
Breeder - J. Murphy

(Morning price: 4/1 9/2 5/1 9/2 5/1 9/2 5/1 11/2 5/1 9/2)
(Ring price: 5/1 9/2 4/1 7/2) SP 7/2fav

loading past form
in touch on inside, pushed along over 3f out, headway chasing leaders 3f out, ridden 2f out, every chance throughout final furlong, just held
3rd
nose
silks
Equidae (GB) 4, ch c 9-4 (Mr J Hay & Mr F Steele)
(Drawn 1)ts7 Rated 65
Equiano (FR) - Dularame (IRE)(Pivotal (GB))
Breeder - L. J. Vaessen

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

Place £3.10
loading past form
dwelt, keen and soon tracking leader until over 2f out, chased leaders, ridden and still every chance well inside final furlong, no extra close home
4th
2.25L
silks
Theodorico (IRE) 6, b g 9-7 (Mike and Eileen Newbould)
(Drawn 9) Rated 75
Teofilo (IRE) - Yes Oh Yes (USA)(Gone West (USA))
Breeder - J. S. Bolger & John Corcoran

(Morning price: 18/1 20/1 22/1 25/1 28/1 33/1 40/1 50/1 40/1 50/1)
SP 50/1

loading past form
soon led, went clear halfway until over 2f out, ridden and headed over 1f out, no extra inside final furlong
5th
1L
silks
Royal Shaheen (FR) 6, b g 9-7 (Mr Frank Lowe)
(Drawn 12)vs+ Rated 68
Myboycharlie (IRE) - Viola Royale (IRE)(Royal Academy (USA))
Breeder - SF Bloodstock LLC

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

loading past form
held up in mid-division, headway on outside 2f out, soon edged left, ridden and weakened inside final 2f
6th
1L
silks
Vive La Difference (IRE) 5, b g 9-12 (Ryedale Partners No 5)
(Drawn 14) Rated 73
Holy Roman Emperor (IRE) - Galaxie Sud (USA)(El Prado (IRE))
Breeder - Haras D'Etreham

(Morning price: 8/1 7/1 13/2 6/1 5/1 9/2 4/1)
(Ring price: 4/1 9/2) SP 9/2

loading past form
slowly into stride, held up and behind, some late headway, never on terms
7th
0.5L
silks
Najashee (IRE) 5, gr g 9-3 (Swales & Fell)
(Drawn 8)sr Rated 69
Invincible Spirit (IRE) - Tonnara (IRE)(Linamix (FR))
Breeder - Skymarc Farm Inc and Ecurie Des Monceaux

(Morning price: 11/1 12/1 14/1 16/1 18/1 20/1 22/1 28/1 33/1 14/1 10/1 8/1 9/1 8/1 11/1)
(Ring price: 9/1 10/1 11/1 10/1 9/1 10/1) SP 10/1

loading past form
slowly into stride, behind, ridden and no impression inside final 2f, never on terms
8th
1.5L
silks
Mustaqbal (IRE) 7, b g 9-12 (Denton Hall Racing Ltd)
(Drawn 10) Rated 73
Invincible Spirit (IRE) - Alshamatry (USA)(Seeking The Gold (USA))
Breeder - Shadwell Estate Company Limited

(Morning price: 8/1 15/2 13/2 11/2 5/1 9/2 4/1 7/2 5/1)
(Ring price: 11/2 5/1 11/2 5/1 11/2 6/1 13/2) SP 13/2

loading past form
held up in mid-division, headway chasing leaders over 2f out, soon ridden, weakened 2f out
9th
hd
silks
Pudding Chare (IRE) 5, b g 9-1 (Ayr Racecourse Club)
(Drawn 5)ts9 Rated 65
Arcano (IRE) - Rosy Dudley (IRE)(Grand Lodge (USA))
Breeder - Mrs Eleanor Kent

(Morning price: 11/1 10/1 11/1 16/1 18/1 20/1 18/1 20/1 18/1 20/1 18/1 16/1 20/1)
(Ring price: 18/1 16/1 20/1) SP 20/1

loading past form
chased leaders on outside, lost place soon after halfway, ridden and weakened over 3f out
10th
1L
silks
Zodiakos (IRE) 6, b g 9-11 (Mr C Varley & Mr R G Fell)
(Drawn 7)cp+ Rated 72
Kodiac (GB) - Zonic (GB)(Zafonic (USA))
Breeder - Brian Walsh

(Morning price: 8/1 9/1 8/1 15/2 7/1 13/2 11/2 13/2 7/1 15/2 7/1 13/2 6/1 7/1)
(Ring price: 6/1 7/1 13/2 7/1) SP 7/1

loading past form
slowly into stride, always towards rear, ridden and beaten 3f out
11th
18L
silks
My Amigo (GB) 6, gr g 9-9 (Fife, Gath & Barlow)
(Drawn 11)cp+ Rated 70
Stimulation (IRE) - Blue Crest (FR)(Verglas (IRE))
Breeder - Llety Farms

(Morning price: 22/1 25/1 28/1 33/1 28/1 25/1 28/1)
(Ring price: 33/1 28/1) SP 28/1

loading past form
always behind
Off 4.31
Time 1m. 45.55 secs, which is 2.03 secs faster than the course average on today's going
Tote Exacta- £24.30
Tote Trifecta- £293.50
CSF- £38.58
Tricast- £269.45.

Non runners Orobas ( Going (Changed Since Declaration) ), Lucky Violet ( Going (Changed Since Declaration) ), Alexandrakollontai ( Going (Changed Since Declaration) )
2018 Royal Shaheen 5 9-7 G Lee 9/1 (A C Whillans) (Drawn 3)
2017 Strong Steps 5 10-3 P Mathers 17/2 (J Goldie) (Drawn 1)
2016 Victoire De Lyphar 9 9-9 J P Sullivan 18/1 (Mrs R Carr) (Drawn 8)
2015 Gworn 5 9-9 P McDonald 16/1 (R M Smith) (Drawn 3)
2014 Push Me 7 9-13 G Lee 5/4Fav (I Jardine) (Drawn 6)

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