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Going - Straight: Soft to Heavy Round: Soft. Overcast with threat of rain

Jackpot Not Won.Pool €6,178.30 carried forward to Curragh on Sun, 25th May. Placepot Pool - €23,189.10 Winning Units - 402.78 Dividend - €40.30. Pick Six Not Won.Pool €18,165.55 carried forward to Curragh on Sun, 25th May. Tote Aggregate - €394436.00.

1st
silks
Kingman (GB) 3, b c 9-0 (K Abdullah)
(1:47.29 2.32 secs faster on today's going ) (Drawn 1) Rated 119
Invincible Spirit (IRE) - Zenda (GB)(Zamindar (USA))
Breeder - Juddmonte Farms Ltd

(Morning price: 4/5)
(Ring price: 10/11 9/10 1/1 10/11 9/10 5/6 4/5) SP 4/5fav

Tote Win €2.30 Place €1.02
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soon settled in rear of mid-division, 8th halfway, closer in 5th 3f out, travelling smoothly and challenged from 2f out, led 1f out, stayed on well to draw clear inside final furlong, easily
2nd
5L
silks
Shifting Power (GB) 3, ch c 9-0 (Ms Elaine Chivers & Potensis Ltd)
(1:48.16) (Drawn 6) Rated 114
Compton Place (GB) - Profit Alert (IRE)(Alzao (USA))
Breeder - John & Susan Davis

(Morning price: 15/2 9/1)
SP 7/1

Place €1.50
loading past form
led, pushed along 2f out, soon joined, dropped to 3rd and no impression 1f out, 2nd inside final furlong and kept on one pace
3rd
2L
silks
Mustajeeb (GB) 3, ch c 9-0 (Hamdan Al Maktoum)
(1:48.52) (Drawn 2) Rated 114
Nayef (USA) - Rifqah (USA)(Elusive Quality (USA))
Breeder - Shadwell Estate Company Limited

(Ring price: 4/1 9/2 4/1) SP 4/1

Place €1.20
loading past form
soon tracked leaders, improved to challenge 2f out, 2nd and no impression 1f out, 3rd and kept on one pace inside final furlong
4th
6L
silks
Johann Strauss (GB) 3, b g 9-0 (Derrick Smith)
(1:49.62) (Drawn 13)hd2 Rated 104(-1 after this run)
High Chaparral (IRE) - Inchmina (GB)(Cape Cross (IRE))
Breeder - Gary Chervenell

(Morning price: 28/1 25/1 20/1)
SP 12/1

loading past form
soon settled in rear of mid-division, took keen hold, 7th halfway, 8th 3f out, no impression under pressure from 2f out, moderate 6th and kept on same pace from 1f out
5th
2.75L
silks
Big Time (IRE) 3, br g 9-0 (Mrs C C Regalado-Gonzalez)
(1:50.12) (Drawn 5) Rated 114(-1 after this run)
Kheleyf (USA) - Beguine (USA)(Green Dancer (USA))
Breeder - Highfort Stud

(Morning price: 33/1)
SP 14/1

loading past form
soon chased leaders, 6th halfway, 7th 3f out, no impression under pressure from 2f out, moderate 5th and kept on same pace from 1f out
6th
2L
silks
Great White Eagle (USA) 3, b c 9-0 (Michael Tabor)
(1:50.49) (Drawn 7) Rated 106(-1 after this run)
Elusive Quality (USA) - Gender Dance (USA)(Miesque's Son (USA))
Breeder - Rosemont Farm LLC & Darley

(Ring price: 16/1 18/1 20/1) SP 20/1

loading past form
soon close up, challenged 2f out, dropped to 4th and no impression 1f out
7th
2.75L
silks
Michaelmas (USA) 3, b c 9-0 (Mrs John Magnier)
(1:51.00) (Drawn 12) Rated 105(-3 after this run)
Elusive Quality (USA) - Christmas Kid (USA)(Lemon Drop Kid (USA))
Breeder - Estate Of Edward P Evans

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

loading past form
soon tracked leaders, 5th halfway, 4th 3f out, no impression under pressure from 2f out, dropped to 7th and no extra 1f out
8th
hd
silks
Dolce N Karama (IRE) 3, b g 9-0 (Thistle Bloodstock Limited)
(1:51.02) (Drawn 4) Rated 102(-4 after this run)
The Carbon Unit (USA) - Janna's Jewel (IRE)(Traditionally (USA))
Breeder - Thistle Bloodstock Ltd

SP 100/1

loading past form
towards rear, no impression under pressure from 2f out, moderate 8th and kept on same pace from 1f out
9th
1.5L
silks
Davids Park (GB) 3, b g 9-0 (Mrs Judith Cash)
(1:51.30) (Drawn 14)bl1 Rated 95(-2 after this run)
Lucky Story (USA) - Dijital Power (GB)(Pivotal (GB))
Breeder - D E and Mrs J Cash

SP 100/1

loading past form
always towards rear, no impression under pressure and kept on one pace from 2f out
10th
3.75L
silks
Fountain Of Youth (IRE) 3, b c 9-0 (Mrs John Magnier)
(1:52.00) (Drawn 11) Rated 100(-2 after this run)
Oasis Dream (GB) - Attraction (GB)(Efisio)
Breeder - Floors Farming

SP 50/1

loading past form
soon tracked leaders, pushed along over 3f out where 6th, no impression from 2f out
11th
96L
silks
Obliterator (IRE) 3, br g 9-0 (Qatar Racing Limited)
(2:08.72) (Drawn 9)cp1 Rated 109(-0 after this run)
Oratorio (IRE) - Faraday Light (IRE)(Rainbow Quest (USA))
Breeder - Mrs J Dempsey

(Morning price: 22/1)
(Ring price: 16/1 14/1 12/1) SP 12/1

loading past form
soon settled in rear of mid-division, under pressure before halfway, behind and eased 1 1/2f out, completely tailed off
Off 3.21
Time 1m. 47.29 secs, which is 2.32 secs faster than the course average on today's going
Tote Exacta- €6.80
Tote Trifecta- €13.90
CSF- €7.29
Tricast- €17.51.

Non runners Mandatario (GB) (change in ground), Prince Of All (GB) (change in ground), War Command (USA) (change in ground)
2013 Magician 3 9-0 J P O'Brien 10/3 (A P O'Brien) (Drawn 3)
2012 Power 3 9-0 J P O'Brien 5/1 (A P O'Brien) (Drawn 3)
2011 Roderic O'Connor 3 9-0 J P O'Brien 7/2 (A P O'Brien) (Drawn 3)
2010 Canford Cliffs 3 9-0 R Hughes 9/4Fav (R Hannon) (Drawn 5)
2009 Mastercraftsman 3 9-0 J P Murtagh 6/4Fav (A P O'Brien) (Drawn 6)

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