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Placepot Pool - £58,235.11 Winning Units - 1251.43 Dividend - £33.90. Quadpot Pool - £11,624.73 Winning Units - 1398.03 Dividend - £6.10. Place Six Dividend - £51.62. Place Five Dividend - £14.81.

1st
silks
Zapper Cass (FR) 6, b g 10-12 (Mr Stephen Louch)
(Drawn 10)vs6 Rated 68
Elusive City (USA) - Moonlight Cass (IRE)(Danehill Dancer (IRE))
Breeder - Arunas Cicenas

(Morning price: 10/3 3/1 10/3 7/2 4/1 9/2 5/1 6/1 7/1 15/2 7/1 15/2 13/2 6/1 13/2 15/2 8/1 7/1)
(Ring price: 8/1 7/1 6/1) SP 6/1

Tote Win £9.20 Place £2.50
loading past form
always prominent, led over 2f out, hard driven approaching final furlong, held on well
2nd
0.75L
silks
The Groove (GB) 6, b g 10-6 (Dave & Emma Evans)
(Drawn 8) Rated 69
Azamour (IRE) - Dance East (GB)(Shamardal (USA))
Breeder - Cheveley Park Stud Ltd

(Morning price: 6/1 15/2 7/1 13/2 6/1 13/2 6/1 13/2 7/1 13/2 15/2 8/1 12/1 11/1 8/1)
(Ring price: 12/1 10/1 8/1 7/1) SP 7/1

Place £2.80
loading past form
mid-division, headway over 1f out, chased leaders inside final furlong, kept on well closing stages
3rd
nose
silks
Caribbean Spring (IRE) 6, b g 9-12 (Graham Lodge Partnership Ii)
(Drawn 1) Rated 59
Dark Angel (IRE) - Bogini (IRE)(Holy Roman Emperor (IRE))
Breeder - Rangefield Bloodstock

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

loading past form
in touch, driven over 2f out, stayed on well inside final furlong, never reached winner
4th
0.75L
silks
Poeta Brasileiro (IRE) 4, b c 10-10 (Mr Patrick Moyles)
(Drawn 3)sr Rated 69
Poet's Voice (GB) - Top Act (FR)(Fantastic Light (USA))
Breeder - Kildaragh Stud

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

loading past form
mid-division, headway over 2f out, chased leaders over 1f out, never able to challenge
5th
0.5L
silks
Vallarta (IRE) 9, b g 10-1 (Mr D Renton And Mrs R Carr)
(Drawn 5) Rated 62
Footstepsinthesand (GB) - Mexican Miss (IRE)(Tagula (IRE))
Breeder - Frank O'Meara

(Morning price: 20/1 18/1 20/1 18/1 20/1 22/1 28/1 25/1 22/1 20/1)
(Ring price: 20/1 16/1 20/1 16/1 20/1 22/1 20/1 22/1 25/1) SP 25/1

loading past form
led, keen, headed over 2f out, soon rallied, kept on same pace final furlong
6th
1.5L
silks
Miracle Garden (GB) 7, ch g 10-10 (Mr M A Geobey)
(Drawn 4) Rated 65
Exceed And Excel (AUS) - Sharp Terms (GB)(Kris)
Breeder - W. and R. Barnett Ltd

(Morning price: 5/2 11/4 3/1 10/3 7/2 10/3 3/1 11/4 5/2 9/4)
(Ring price: 9/4 5/2 9/4 5/2 9/4 2/1 9/4 2/1 15/8) SP 15/8fav

loading past form
tracked leaders, effort on outside over 1f out, weakened final furlong
7th
nose
silks
Dotted Swiss (IRE) 4, b f 10-10 (Saxon Thoroughbreds)
(Drawn 7)bl5 Rated 66
Swiss Spirit (GB) - Luxuria (IRE)(Kheleyf (USA))
Breeder - Sean Gorman

(Morning price: 8/1 15/2 8/1 15/2 7/1 13/2 6/1 11/2 4/1 7/2 4/1 7/2 10/3 7/2 10/3 7/2 5/1 10/1)
(Ring price: 10/1 11/1 10/1 12/1 11/1 12/1) SP 12/1

loading past form
held up in rear, headway over 1f out, soon no impression
8th
2.75L
silks
Plucky Dip (GB) 8, b g 9-7 (Mr J Ryan)
(Drawn 2)cp+ Rated 45
Nayef (USA) - Plucky (GB)(Kyllachy (GB))
Breeder - Cheveley Park Stud Ltd

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

loading past form
tracked leaders, effort well over 1f out, weakened final furlong
9th
5L
silks
Hollander (GB) 5, ch g 10-4 (Helium Racing Ltd)
(Drawn 9)ts9 Rated 63
Dutch Art (GB) - Thrill (GB)(Pivotal (GB))
Breeder - Cheveley Park Stud Ltd

(Morning price: 12/1 14/1 12/1 14/1 16/1 18/1 20/1 22/1 25/1 28/1)
(Ring price: 25/1 28/1 25/1 28/1 25/1 28/1 33/1 25/1 33/1) SP 33/1

loading past form
always in rear
ref
silks
Gold Hunter (IRE) 9, b g 10-7 (Chasing Charlie Syndicate)
(Drawn 6)sr Rated 70
Invincible Spirit (IRE) - Goldthroat (IRE)(Zafonic (USA))
Breeder - Airlie Stud and Sir Thomas Pilkington

(Morning price: 25/1 28/1 33/1 28/1 25/1 22/1 25/1 20/1 16/1)
SP 16/1

loading past form
reared leaving stalls and refused to race
Off 4.42
Time 1m. 13.46 secs, which is 0.89 secs slower than the course average on today's going
Tote Exacta- £42.00
Tote Trifecta- £253.30
CSF- £48.96
Tricast- £352.63.


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