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Jackpot Not Won.Pool £13,963.71 carried forward to Ascot on Fri, 21st Dec. Placepot Pool - £116,047.48 Winning Units - 1679.4 Dividend - £50.40. Quadpot Pool - £16,227.33 Winning Units - 931.02 Dividend - £12.80. Place Six Dividend - £83.77. Place Five Dividend - £26.49.

1st
silks
King Robert (GB) 5, b g 9-6 (Dab Hand Racing)
(Drawn 2) Rated 79
Royal Applause (GB) - Generously Gifted (GB)(Sakhee (USA))
Breeder - Mrs P. A. Clark

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

Tote Win £7.80 Place £2.70
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tracked leaders, went 2nd over 1f out, led well inside final furlong, stayed on well
2nd
nk
silks
Walk On Walter (IRE) 3, b g 9-7 (Mr Philip Simpson)
(Drawn 10)hd+ Rated 80
Footstepsinthesand (GB) - Hajmah (IRE)(Singspiel (IRE))
Breeder - Sandro Garavelli

(Morning price: 8/1 9/1 10/1 11/1 12/1 14/1 16/1 18/1 20/1 18/1 16/1 14/1 16/1 14/1 9/1)
(Ring price: 10/1 9/1 8/1 7/1 8/1) SP 8/1

Place £2.90
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went right start, prominent, led over 4f out, driven over 1f out, stayed on, headed well inside final furlong
3rd
1.75L
silks
Busby (IRE) 3, b g 9-3 (Mr John C Davies)
(Drawn 4)cp5sr Rated 76
Kodiac (GB) - Arabian Pearl (IRE)(Refuse To Bend (IRE))
Breeder - Mr J. C. Davies

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

Place £1.70
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mid-division, headway and switched right over 1f out, ran on inside final furlong
4th
shd
silks
Wotadoll (GB) 4, b m 8-7 (Mr David C Mead)
(Drawn 5) Rated 63
Harbour Watch (IRE) - Rhapsilian (GB)(Dansili (GB))
Breeder - David C. Mead

(Morning price: 8/1 15/2 8/1 9/1 8/1 9/1 10/1 9/1)
(Ring price: 8/1 9/1 10/1) SP 10/1

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prominent, ridden over 2f out, kept on same pace final furlong
5th
2L
silks
Moon Song (GB) 3, gr f 9-2 (Cheveley Park Stud)
(Drawn 8) Rated 75
Lethal Force (IRE) - West Of The Moon (GB)(Pivotal (GB))
Breeder - Cheveley Park Stud Ltd

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

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led, headed over 4f out, ridden over 2f out, no extra final 50 yards
6th
nk
silks
Princely (GB) 3, b c 9-5 (Central Racing Ltd)
(Drawn 1)hd1 Rated 78
Compton Place (GB) - Royal Award (GB)(Cadeaux Genereux)
Breeder - Miss Jacqueline Goodearl

(Morning price: 20/1 22/1 25/1 22/1 18/1 20/1 22/1 25/1)
(Ring price: 25/1 33/1) SP 33/1

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slowly into stride, chased leaders on inside, switched right over 1f out, one pace
7th
0.75L
silks
Chookie Dunedin (GB) 3, b g 9-10 (Raeburn Brick Limited)
(Drawn 11)hd4sr Rated 77
Epaulette (AUS) - Lady Of Windsor (IRE)(Woods Of Windsor (USA))
Breeder - D. and J. Raeburn

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

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hampered start, in rear, not clear run 1f out, never threatened
8th
1.5L
silks
Choice Encounter (GB) 3, ch g 9-4 (Greenfield Racing)
(Drawn 6)cp1sr Rated 77
Choisir (AUS) - Gimme Some Lovin (IRE)(Desert Style (IRE))
Breeder - Stratford Place Stud & Willow Bloodstock

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

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behind, switched left over 1f out, some headway entering final furlong, no impression
9th
0.75L
silks
Tundra (GB) 4, b m 8-12 (Mr W H Carson)
(Drawn 7) Rated 71
Bated Breath (GB) - Tanouma (USA)(Miswaki (USA))
Breeder - Nawara Stud Co Ltd

(Morning price: 10/1 11/1 12/1 14/1 16/1 14/1 16/1 18/1 16/1 18/1 20/1 22/1 20/1 22/1 20/1 22/1 25/1 33/1 20/1)
(Ring price: 20/1 22/1) SP 22/1

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mid-division, well held over 1f out
10th
1L
silks
Katheefa (USA) 4, gr g 9-2 (Grange Park Racing XIV & Ruth Carr)
(Drawn 12) Rated 75
Street Cry (IRE) - Wid (USA)(Elusive Quality (USA))
Breeder - Shadwell Farm LLC

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

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slowly into stride and not much room start, mid-division on outside, ridden over 2f out, beaten over 1f out
11th
1.5L
silks
Lethal Angel (GB) 3, gr f 8-9 (The Secretly Hopeful Partnership)
(Drawn 9) Rated 68
Lethal Force (IRE) - Heliograph (GB)(Ishiguru (USA))
Breeder - Park Farm Racing

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

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slowly into stride, soon prominent, ridden over 2f out, weakened after
Off 8.32
Time 1m. 12.13 secs, which is 0.43 secs faster than the course average on today's going
Tote Exacta- £88.90
Tote Trifecta- £788.90
CSF- £73.20
Tricast- £264.50.

Buxted Dream was withdrawn not under orders. Rule 4 does not apply.
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