Going - Heavy. 

1st
silks
Ballynorth Benny (IRE) 11-10

Beneficial (GB) - Maslam (IRE)(Robellino (USA))
Breeder - John Connolly

SP 5/1

Aidan Fitzgerald
R Deegan
loading past form
mid-division, 4th halfway, close 3rd after 4out, went 2nd well after 3out, effort to chs leader 2l 2nd apr last, wo soon after, kept on well
2nd
4L
silks
Shantou Rock (IRE) 11-10

Shantou (USA) - Cool Cool (FR)(Anabaa (USA))
Breeder - Ballyduff Stud & Corrin Stud

SP 1/1fav

Colin Bowe
B O'Neill
loading past form
lead/disputed, 1l advantage halfway, quickened 2l clear apr last where bad mistake, headed early run-in, no extra close hm
3rd
15L
silks
Scotchtown (IRE) 11-10

Beneficial (GB) - Always Present (IRE)(Presenting (GB))
Breeder - Thomas J. Barry

SP 6/1

Colin S McKeever
J P McKeown
loading past form
prominent, 3rd halfway, mistake 4out, slt mistake 3out and ridden, not quicken with front pair in 15l 3rd early straight, no extra last
4th
Dist
silks
Victory Gyp (FR) 11-10

Voix Du Nord (FR) - Funny Gyp (FR)(Siam (USA))
Breeder - M Francois Streit

SP 4/1

Dermot McLoughlin
H D Dunne
loading past form
lead/disputed, mistake 2nd, 1l 2nd halfway, ridden and drpd to 4th atfr 3out, no danger from 2out, weakened straight
5th
5L
silks
Dont Be Robin (IRE) 11-5

Robin Des Pres (FR) - Rainbow Times (IRE)(Jareer (USA))
Breeder - Mrs J. M. R. Lancaster

SP 10/1

Peter Croke
J J Walsh
loading past form
waited with rear, 5th halfway, drpd to last 5out, no danger from 3out, no extra from 2out
p.u.
silks
Cockle Bay (IRE) 11-10

Milan (GB) - Theredandthegreen (IRE)(Bob Back (USA))
Breeder - Maurice Sheehy

SP 6/4

Colin Bowe
J J Codd
loading past form
chased leaders, drpd to last halfway, mistake in rear 3out and ridden to hld touch, eased apr straight, pulled up last
u.r.
silks
Fridaynightlights (IRE) 11-10

Beneficial (GB) - Laurel Gift (IRE)(Presenting (GB))
Breeder - J Browne

SP 5/1

Thomas Cooper
J J King
loading past form
towards rear, bad mistake 3rd, 6th halfway, last when mistake and unseated rider 4out
Off 2.00
Time 6m. 45.00 secs

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