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Going - Good to Firm (Good in places). 

Placepot Pool - £61,637.05 Winning Units - 899.65 Dividend - £50.00. Quadpot Pool - £5,567.06 Winning Units - 156.98 Dividend - £26.20. Place Six Dividend - £48.12. Place Five Dividend - £39.77.

1st
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Zoravan (USA) 5, ch g 9-3 (Alison Walker Sarah Cousins)
(Drawn 6)vs+ Rated 60
More Than Ready (USA) - Zaralanta (IRE)(Danehill Dancer (IRE))
Breeder - His Highness The Aga Khan Studs S.C.

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

Tote Win £5.20 Place £1.60
loading past form
slowly into stride and given reminder, in rear, headway when not much room and switched right over 2f out, ran on inside final furlong, led towards finish
2nd
nk
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Naples Bay (GB) 4, b g 9-7 (Mr D Ward Racing)
(Drawn 2) Rated 64
Kodiac (GB) - Trombe (FR)(Bering)
Breeder - Tirnaskea Stud

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

Place £1.40
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tracked leaders, took keen hold, ridden over 2f out, stayed on, every chance towards finish, held close home
3rd
hd
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Sultan Baybars (GB) 4, b g 10-1 (Middleham Park Racing XII)
(Drawn 7)vs4 Rated 72
Invincible Spirit (IRE) - Rock Salt (GB)(Selkirk (USA))
Breeder - Hesmonds Stud Ltd

(Morning price: 13/2 7/1 15/2 7/1 15/2 8/1 7/1 8/1 15/2 11/1 12/1 14/1)
SP 14/1

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slowly into stride, soon recovered to press leader, led over 2f out, driven over 1f out, headed towards finish
4th
0.5L
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Reinforced (GB) 5, ch g 9-10 (Mr W G McHarg And Mrs M A Knox)
(Drawn 5)ts+cp+ Rated 67
Equiano (FR) - Fonnie (IRE)(Barathea (IRE))
Breeder - Maze Rattan Limited

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

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led, headed over 2f out, every chance inside final furlong, held towards finish
5th
1.75L
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Grinty (IRE) 4, b g 9-3 (Mr J N Blackburn)
(Drawn 3) Rated 63
Elnadim (USA) - Fire Line (GB)(Firebreak (GB))
Breeder - Corrib Racing

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

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mid-division, effort over 3f out, edged left over 1f out, unable to get on terms
6th
7L
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Royal Duchess (GB) 8, b m 9-6 (Mr Steve Dick)
(Drawn 9) Rated 66
Dutch Art (GB) - Royal Citadel (IRE)(City On A Hill (USA))
Breeder - Mr Steve Dick

(Morning price: 11/2 6/1 13/2 7/1 15/2 8/1)
(Ring price: 15/2 8/1 17/2 9/1 8/1) SP 8/1

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in rear, headway on outside over 2f out, no impression over 1f out
7th
nk
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Majeste (GB) 4, b g 9-4 (Let's Be Lucky Racing 17 & Partner)
(Drawn 12) Rated 64
Acclamation (GB) - Winged Valkyrie (IRE)(Hawk Wing (USA))
Breeder - Marston Stud

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

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held up towards rear, ridden on outside over 3f out, well beaten final 2f
8th
3.75L
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Columbia Kid (IRE) 3, b f 9-5 (E Donnelly)
(Drawn 8) Rated 68
Big Bad Bob (IRE) - Tinaheely (IRE)(Intikhab (USA))
Breeder - Miss S Von Schilcher

(Morning price: 25/1 28/1 33/1 25/1 33/1 40/1)
(Ring price: 50/1 40/1 50/1) SP 50/1

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broke well, steadied into mid-division, not much room over 2f out, soon weakened
9th
0.75L
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Heir of Excitement (IRE) 4, b g 9-2 (Mr Dave Stone)
(Drawn 11)cp6 Rated 59
Tagula (IRE) - Gimli's Treasure (IRE)(King's Best (USA))
Breeder - Mr & Mrs P & S Martin

(Morning price: 20/1 22/1 25/1 22/1 25/1 20/1)
(Ring price: 25/1 22/1 20/1 18/1 20/1) SP 20/1

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chased leaders, ridden 4f out, lost place over 2f out
Off 8.06
Time 1m. 28.91 secs, which is 1.72 secs faster than the course average on today's going
Tote Exacta- £22.90
Tote Trifecta- £130.10
CSF- £20.53
Tricast- £198.62.

Non runners Inexes (GB), Forever A Lady , Royal Connoisseur
2017 Inglorious 3 8-7 Rowan Scott (5) 8/1 (K Dalgleish) (Drawn 8)
2016 Bahamian Bird 3 8-8 G Chaloner 16/1 (Richard Fahey) (Drawn 10)
2015 Jay Kay 6 9-11 Joey Haynes 10/3 (K R Burke) (Drawn 12)
2014 Clumber Place 8 8-12 B A Curtis 4/1 (S A Harris) (Drawn 3)
2013 Circuitous 5 9-12 T Eaves 8/1 (K Dalgleish) (Drawn 4)

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