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Going - Soft (Heavy in places on the back straight). 

Placepot Pool - £85,394.70 Winning Units - 51.5 Dividend - £1,210.40. Quadpot Pool - £6,945.38 Winning Units - 13.66 Dividend - £376.20. Place Six Dividend - £1,797.79. Place Five Dividend - £617.16.

1st
silks
The Bay Birch (IRE) 8, b m 10-13 (Mr Tony Scrivin)
ts5 Rated 145
Beneficial (GB) - Tournant Vic (IRE)(Old Vic)
Breeder - Mr Brian Moore

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

Tote Win £15.90 Place £3.70
loading past form
chased leader until after 5th, 2nd again next, led going well 4 out, clear next, stayed on strongly
2nd
2.75L
silks
Caid Du Lin (FR) 7, gr g 10-10 (Foxtrot Racing)
ts+cp+ Rated 145
Della Francesca (USA) - Asia Du Lin (FR)(Agent Bleu (FR))
Breeder - Mme Nathalie & M. Jean-Pierre Trinquier

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

loading past form
mid-division, steady headway approaching 3 out, 2nd next, kept on same pace run-in, no chance with winner
3rd
5L
silks
Activial (FR) 9, gr g 11-3 (Mr R S Brookhouse)
sr Rated 149
Lord Du Sud (FR) - Kissmirial (FR)(Smadoun (FR))
Breeder - Mr Francis Maze

(Morning price: 7/1 15/2 7/1 6/1 11/2 6/1 8/1)
SP 8/1

Place £3.20
loading past form
led until before 6th where dropped to 3rd, pushed along and went 2nd before 2 out until 2 out, kept on same pace in 3rd
4th
4.5L
silks
Theo (IRE) 9, b g 10-9 (P Jenkins & Partner)
hd+ Rated 141
Westerner (GB) - Jemima Jay (IRE)(Supreme Leader)
Breeder - Gerard Leahy

(Morning price: 7/1 13/2 7/1 15/2 7/1 13/2 6/1 11/2 5/1 9/2 5/1 9/2 4/1)
(Ring price: 4/1 9/2) SP 9/2

loading past form
mid-division, headway tracking leaders travelling well before 5 out, mistake and rider lost iron briefly next, weakened 2 out
5th
0.75L
silks
Aintree My Dream (FR) 9, b g 10-1 (Mrs D J Brown)
ts+ Rated 133
Saint Des Saints (FR) - Pretty Melodie (FR)(Lesotho (USA))
Breeder - Anne-Sophie Orriere & Didier Veillon

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

loading past form
chased leaders, 2nd after 5th, led before 6th, pecked 5 out, headed next, chased winner until weakened before 2 out
6th
1.25L
silks
Templehills (IRE) 8, b g 9-10 (Oi Digital Limited)
ts4hd+ Rated 135
Kalanisi (IRE) - Sissinghurst Storm (IRE)(Good Thyne (USA))
Breeder - M. J. Halligan

(Morning price: 16/1 14/1 12/1 11/1 10/1 9/1 8/1 9/1 8/1 7/1 15/2 7/1 6/1 8/1 11/1 9/1)
(Ring price: 11/1 10/1 9/1 17/2 8/1 15/2 7/1 15/2 7/1 15/2) SP 15/2

loading past form
chased leaders on inside, pecked 2nd, jumped slowly next, mistake and lost place 9th, outpaced 5 out
7th
nk
silks
Charbel (IRE) 8, b g 11-11 (Mrs Julie Martin and David R Martin)
WS Rated 157
Iffraaj (GB) - Eoz (IRE)(Sadler's Wells (USA))
Breeder - Peter & Sandra McCarthy

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

loading past form
chased leaders, pushed along before 5 out, weakened 3 out
8th
8L
silks
Marracudja (FR) 8, b g 10-6 (Foxtrot Racing Marracudja)
ts+sr Rated 138
Martaline (GB) - Memorial (FR)(Homme De Loi (IRE))
Breeder - E.A.R.L. De Cordelles et al

(Morning price: 12/1 14/1 12/1 14/1 12/1 11/1 12/1 8/1 15/2 7/1 13/2 11/2 6/1)
(Ring price: 6/1 11/2 6/1 13/2 6/1 13/2) SP 13/2

loading past form
held up in rear, mistake 11th, tailed off
9th
1.25L
silks
Doitforthevillage (IRE) 10, b g 10-8 (The Rockbourne Partnership)
ts+sr Rated 140
Turtle Island (IRE) - Last Chance Lady (IRE)(Mister Lord (USA))
Breeder - Patrick Kelly

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

loading past form
mistake 7th, always towards rear
10th
2.25L
silks
Whisper (FR) 11, b g 11-12 (Walters Plant Hire Ltd)
Rated 158
Astarabad (USA) - Belle Yepa (FR)(Mansonnien (FR))
Breeder - Hubert & Sandra Hosselet

(Morning price: 14/1 16/1 14/1 12/1 14/1 18/1 14/1 20/1)
(Ring price: 16/1 18/1 20/1) SP 20/1

loading past form
in touch, weakening when mistake 11th
Off 5.06
Time 4m. 58.80 secs, which is 10.77 secs faster than the course average on today's going
Tote Exacta- £214.00
Tote Trifecta-
CSF- £254.36
Tricast- £2429.66.

Non runners Valdez (GB) ( Going (Changed since declaration) ), Capeland (FR) ( Going (Changed since declaration) )
2018 Charbel 7 11-12 David Bass 5/1 (K C Bailey)
2017 Romain De Senam 5 10-1 Sam Twiston-Davies 7/4Fav (Paul Nicholls)
2016 Art Mauresque 6 10-10 Nick Scholfield 10/1 (Paul Nicholls)
2015 Astracad 9 9-7 Jamie Bargary (7) 14/1 (Nigel Twiston-Davies)

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