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Going - Soft (Heavy in places). 

Jackpot Not Won.Pool £54,133.98 carried forward to Cheltenham on Fri, 16th Mar. Placepot Pool - £1,103,464.61 Winning Units - 8314.49 Dividend - £96.80. Quadpot Pool - £58,872.61 Winning Units - 1931.89 Dividend - £22.50. Place Six Dividend - £66.87. Place Five Dividend - £42.49.

1st
silks
Delta Work (FR) 5, br g 10-10 (Gigginstown House Stud)
ts8hd8 Rated 139(+6 after this run)
Network (GER) - Robbe (FR)(Video Rock (FR))
Breeder - C Magnien & J F Magnien

(Morning price: 12/1 10/1 8/1 7/1)
(Ring price: 9/1 17/2 8/1 15/2 7/1 15/2 7/1 13/2 6/1 11/2 6/1) SP 6/1

Tote Win £7.50 Place £2.40
loading past form
mid-division in touch, headway 2 out, tracked leaders going well turning in, not clear run and switched right to challenge when hit last, ridden to lead narrowly flat, stayed on well in sustained duel with runner-up, just held on
2nd
nose
silks
Glenloe (IRE) 7, br g 10-8 (Mr John P McManus)
Rated 137(+4 after this run)
Kayf Tara (GB) - Mandys Native (IRE)(Be My Native (USA))
Breeder - Mrs J L Egan

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

loading past form
tracked leaders, challenged between last 2, led narrowly when blundered last, ridden and headed narrowly flat, stayed on well in sustained duel with winner, just held
3rd
2.75L
silks
Connetable (FR) 6, b g 10-7 (Mr Chris Giles & Mr Dan Macdonald)
bl6 Rated 136
Saint Des Saints (FR) - Montbresia (FR)(Video Rock (FR))
Breeder - Mr Serge Barthelemy

(Morning price: 33/1 40/1 33/1)
SP 33/1

loading past form
with leader, led briefly after 2 out, soon ridden, kept on and every chance last, no extra and held in 3rd final 100 yards
4th
2.5L
silks
Taj Badalandabad (IRE) 8, ch g 10-9 (Mr W Frewen)
ts3vs4 Rated 138
Shantou (USA) - Last Chance Lady (IRE)(Mister Lord (USA))
Breeder - Patrick Kelly

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

Place £11.50
loading past form
held up behind, headway after 2 out, chased leaders and effort on inside before last, ridden and kept on same pace in 4th flat, no impression
5th
2.75L
silks
Who Dares Wins (IRE) 6, b g 11-6 (Hp Racing Who Dares Wins)
Rated 149
Jeremy (USA) - Savignano (GB)(Polish Precedent (USA))
Breeder - Mount Coote Stud

(Morning price: 14/1)
SP 14/1

loading past form
tracked leaders, switched inside and squeezed through to lead on bend between last 2, ridden and headed approaching last, one pace flat
6th
hd
silks
A Great View (IRE) 7, b/br g 10-6 (Mr John P McManus)
cp2 Rated 135
Kayf Tara (GB) - Liss A Chroi (IRE)(Exit To Nowhere (USA))
Breeder - Niall Flynn

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

loading past form
mid-division, blundered 2 out, ridden and headway under pressure before last, kept on, not reach leaders
7th
0.5L
silks
Whataknight (GB) 9, b g 10-9 (J M Dare, T Hamlin, J W Snook)
ts+ Rated 138
Midnight Legend (GB) - What A Mover (GB)(Jupiter Island)
Breeder - J. M. Dare, T. Hamlin, J. W. Snook

(Morning price: 33/1 50/1 66/1 50/1)
(Ring price: 50/1 33/1 40/1) SP 33/1

loading past form
in touch, headway after 2 out, ridden to chase leaders before last, kept on same pace, no impression
8th
2.25L
silks
Prime Venture (IRE) 7, br g 10-12 (Mrs Janet Davies)
Rated 141
Primary (USA) - Next Venture (IRE)(Zaffaran (USA))
Breeder - Mrs Mary Doyle

(Morning price: 20/1 33/1 28/1 33/1)
(Ring price: 33/1 40/1) SP 40/1

loading past form
held up behind, smooth headway on outside after 3 out, chased leaders turning in, soon ridden, kept on same pace, no impression
9th
2.5L
silks
The Mighty Don (IRE) 6, ch g 10-8 (Golden Rose Partnership)
Rated 137
Shantou (USA) - Flying Answer (IRE)(Anshan)
Breeder - Mrs B. D. Byrne

(Morning price: 25/1 33/1)
SP 33/1

loading past form
held up behind, headway under pressure after 2 out, chased leaders towards stands side rail before last, kept on, not pace to challenge
10th
2.25L
silks
Wait For Me (FR) 8, b g 10-13 (Mr Andrew L Cohen)
ts8hd+ Rated 142
Saint Des Saints (FR) - Aulne River (FR)(River Mist (USA))
Breeder - Haras D'Etreham

(Morning price: 20/1 25/1 28/1 25/1)
SP 25/1

loading past form
held up behind, headway 2 out, driven to chase leaders between last 2, effort and close up when hit last, weakened flat
11th
2L
silks
Theo's Charm (IRE) 8, b g 10-9 (Mr Michael O'shea)
Rated 138
Presenting (GB) - Kates Charm (IRE)(Glacial Storm (USA))
Breeder - Mrs Brid McCrea

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

loading past form
in touch, outpaced after 2 out, weakened last
12th
0.75L
silks
Louis' Vac Pouch (IRE) 6, b g 11-2 (The Vacuum Pouch Company Limited)
hd8 Rated 145
Oscar (IRE) - Coming Home (FR)(Exit To Nowhere (USA))
Breeder - Pat Kinsella

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

loading past form
held up in rear, outpaced 2 out, stayed on under pressure into mid-division after last, never near leaders
13th
nk
silks
Kansas City Chief (IRE) 9, b g 10-8 (Mr Tony Bloom)
cp8 Rated 137
Westerner (GB) - Badawi Street (GB)(Thowra (FR))
Breeder - Joseph and Anthony Smiddy

(Morning price: 20/1 25/1)
SP 25/1

loading past form
mid-division, blundered 4 out, outpaced 2 out, never threatened leaders
14th
shd
silks
Thomas Campbell (GB) 6, b g 11-9 (Mrs Van Geest & Mrs Kelvin Hughes)
bl1 Rated 155
Yeats (IRE) - Hora (GB)(Hernando (FR))
Breeder - Mr & Mrs R. Kelvin-Hughes

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

loading past form
prominent on outside, ridden between last 2, one pace before last, soon weakened
15th
hd
silks
Mine Now (IRE) 10, b g 10-11 (Mr M E Monaghan)
Rated 145(-4 after this run)
Heron Island (IRE) - Aisjem (IRE)(Anshan)
Breeder - John Joe Ronayne

(Morning price: 20/1 25/1 16/1 25/1)
SP 25/1

loading past form
mid-division, hit 6th, ridden before last, never pace to threaten leaders
16th
0.75L
silks
Lovenormoney (IRE) 7, br g 10-13 (Tim Syder)
vs1 Rated 142
Winged Love (IRE) - Dixies Gem (IRE)(Anzillero (GER))
Breeder - Mr J. J. Taylor

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

loading past form
tracked leaders, lost place when ridden after 2 out, weakened before last
17th
14L
silks
Protek Des Flos (FR) 6, b g 10-8 (Mr John P McManus)
Rated 137
Protektor (GER) - Flore De Chantenay (FR)(Smadoun (FR))
Breeder - Mr Clovis Bardin & Mme Florence Bardin

(Morning price: 16/1 18/1 14/1)
SP 14/1

loading past form
in touch on inside, pushed along before 2 out, weakened before last
18th
2.25L
silks
Dell' Arca (IRE) 9, b g 10-11 (Prof Caroline Tisdall)
ts8bl+ Rated 145
Sholokhov (IRE) - Daisy Belle (GER)(Acatenango (GER))
Breeder - Bernhard & Brigitta Matusche

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

loading past form
held up behind, ridden after 2 out, never a threat
19th
3L
silks
Sort It Out (IRE) 9, b/br g 10-12 (Mr John P McManus)
Rated 141
Milan (GB) - Snowbelle (IRE)(Flemensfirth (USA))
Breeder - Paul O'Dwyer

(Morning price: 10/1 8/1)
(Ring price: 8/1 17/2 9/1 10/1) SP 10/1

loading past form
mid-division, ridden and weakened after 2 out
20th
5L
silks
Boite (IRE) 8, b g 11-5 (Mrs T Brown)
Rated 148
Authorized (IRE) - Albiatra (USA)(Dixieland Band (USA))
Breeder - Eledy Srl

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

loading past form
tracked leaders on inside, ridden after 2 out, weakened before last
21st
18L
silks
Sykes (IRE) 9, b g 10-13 (Bradley Partnership)
Rated 142
Mountain High (IRE) - Our Trick (IRE)(Flemensfirth (USA))
Breeder - Pat Browne

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

loading past form
led narrowly, headed after 2 out, ridden and lost place before last, soon weakened
22nd
29L
silks
Dadsintrouble (IRE) 8, b g 10-7 (Mr Paul Bowtell)
Rated 136
Presenting (GB) - Gemini Lucy (IRE)(Glacial Storm (USA))
Breeder - B. J. Griffiths

(Morning price: 25/1 20/1 40/1)
SP 40/1

loading past form
mid-division, lost place after 3 out, behind from next, tailed off
p.u.
silks
Forza Milan (IRE) 6, b g 10-6 (Deep Sea Partnership)
ts1 Rated 138
Milan (GB) - Nonnetia (FR)(Trempolino (USA))
Breeder - J P Dwan

(Morning price: 14/1 12/1 10/1 11/1 8/1)
(Ring price: 11/1 10/1 9/1 17/2 8/1 15/2) SP 15/2

loading past form
always towards rear, struggling 8th, lost touch 4 out, pulled up before next
Off 2.12
Time 6m. 9.20 secs, which is 0.72 secs slower than the course average on today's going
Tote Exacta- £40.30
Tote Trifecta- £1187.20
CSF- £28.12
Tricast- £875.08.

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