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Going - Soft (Soft to Heavy in Places). Raining

Jackpot Not Won.Pool €4,689.75 carried forward to Curragh on Sat, 12th May. Placepot Pool - €20,277.58 Winning Units - 16.97 Dividend - €836.40. Pick Six Not Won.Pool €33,829.98 carried forward to Curragh on Sat, 12th May. Tote Aggregate - €115040.00.

1st
silks
Alans Pride (IRE) 6, ch g 9-12 (Charles J Maguire)
(1:35.51 3.39 secs slower on today's going ) (Drawn 15)ts5 Rated 68(+10 after this run)
Footstepsinthesand (GB) - True Crystal (IRE)(Sadler's Wells (USA))
Breeder - Roundhill Stud

(Morning price: 12/1 8/1 7/1 6/1 11/2 5/1 7/2 4/1 7/2 4/1 9/2 5/1)
(Ring price: 5/1 11/2) SP 11/2fav

Tote Win €6.50 Place €2.30
loading past form
disputed lead early, prominent, led again from 3f out, asserted from under 2f out, stayed on well final furlong, comfortably
2nd
3.75L
silks
Keep Believing (IRE) 4, b g 9-8 (Mrs Annette Nolan)
(1:36.30) (Drawn 11)cp+ Rated 68(+1 after this run)
Zoffany (IRE) - What About Me (IRE)(Bertolini (USA))
Breeder - Mrs A Nolan

(Morning price: 25/1 28/1 16/1 12/1 14/1 16/1)
SP 16/1

Place €4.70
loading past form
soon towards rear, headway after halfway, no impression from under 2f out, kept on well without troubling winner inside final furlong
3rd
0.5L
silks
Thiswaycadeaux (IRE) 4, b f 9-8 (Mrs Amanda McCreery)
(1:36.38) (Drawn 5) Rated 68
Thewayyouare (USA) - Shuruk (GB)(Cadeaux Genereux)
Breeder - Miss Ciara Cox

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

Place €2.00
loading past form
mid-division early, headway but no impression from under 2f out, switched left 1 1/2f out, chased winner inside final furlong, soon dropped to 3rd and kept on same pace
4th
shd
silks
Korbous (IRE) 9, ch g 10-2 (Mrs F D McAuley)
(1:36.39) (Drawn 4) Rated 72
Choisir (AUS) - Puppet Play (IRE)(Broken Hearted)
Breeder - Dr F D McAuley

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

loading past form
disputed lead early, tracked leaders on inner, not much room and switched left under 2f out, kept on well without threatening inside final furlong
5th
2.25L
silks
Dandys Gold (IRE) 4, b f 9-13 (George Halford)
(1:36.80) (Drawn 19) Rated 71(-1 after this run)
Dandy Man (IRE) - Proud Penny (IRE)(King Charlemagne (USA))
Breeder - George Halford

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

loading past form
prominent, not match winner and kept on same pace from under 2f out
6th
0.5L
silks
Youceeyouceecee (IRE) 6, b g 9-7 (Miss Mairead O'Carroll)
(1:36.92) (Drawn 13)cp+ Rated 70(-2 after this run)
Rock Of Gibraltar (IRE) - Tonique (GB)(Lujain (USA))
Breeder - Sig Ra Sandra Debernardi

(Morning price: 25/1 33/1 16/1)
(Ring price: 14/1 16/1) SP 16/1

loading past form
soon towards rear, headway after halfway, no impression from under 2f out, kept on well without threatening inside final furlong
7th
0.75L
silks
Waitaki (IRE) 5, b f 9-2 (David Eiffe)
(1:37.05) (Drawn 14) Rated 62
Invincible Spirit (IRE) - Bluebell Park (USA)(Gulch (USA))
Breeder - Gerrardstown House Stud

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

loading past form
soon chased leaders, not much room briefly after halfway, kept on same pace from under 2f out
8th
hd
silks
Dream Sleep (GB) 4, b f 8-13 (John Wholey)
(1:37.08) (Drawn 27) Rated 62
Rip Van Winkle (IRE) - Regalline (IRE)(Green Desert (USA))
Breeder - Mrs C R Philipson & Lofts Hall Stud

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

loading past form
mid-division early, effort after halfway, kept on same pace from under 2f out
9th
1L
silks
Stoked (IRE) 6, b g 9-2 (Mrs Margaret Comer)
(1:37.26) (Drawn 20) Rated 65(-1 after this run)
Fast Company (IRE) - Es Que (GB)(Inchinor (GB))
Breeder - Es Que Syndicate

(Morning price: 50/1 16/1 14/1 16/1 14/1 12/1 9/1)
(Ring price: 10/1 9/1 10/1) SP 10/1

loading past form
chased leaders early, pushed along before halfway, soon one pace
10th
2L
silks
Blue Skimmer (IRE) 6, b g 9-1 (R P Behan)
(1:37.63) (Drawn 17) Rated 59(-1 after this run)
Arcano (IRE) - Cattiva Generosa (GB)(Cadeaux Genereux)
Breeder - Cattiva Generosa Partnership

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

loading past form
mid-division early, effort after halfway, kept on same pace from under 2f out
11th
0.5L
silks
Littlevix (IRE) 4, b f 9-8 (Joseph G Murphy)
(1:37.71) (Drawn 6) Rated 64(-1 after this run)
Foxwedge (AUS) - Littlemisssunshine (IRE)(Oasis Dream (GB))
Breeder - Mr Tobias B P Coles

(Morning price: 8/1 9/1 10/1 11/1 12/1 11/1 12/1 11/1 16/1 14/1 16/1 14/1 16/1 25/1)
SP 25/1

loading past form
mid-division early, soon chased leaders, switched left 2 1/2f out, 3rd 1 1/2f out, one pace
12th
1L
silks
Lion Hearted (IRE) 4, b g 9-0 (Dowager Countess of Harrington)
(1:37.86) (Drawn 22) Rated 60(-1 after this run)
Lope De Vega (IRE) - Ros The Boss (IRE)(Danehill (USA))
Breeder - Dowager Countess Harrington

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

loading past form
mid-division early, switched left to outer and kept on without threatening final 2f
13th
0.5L
silks
Luna's Luck (IRE) 4, b g 9-11 (James Mathews)
(1:37.94) (Drawn 23) Rated 67
Vale Of York (IRE) - Over The Tylery (IRE)(Swallow Flight (IRE))
Breeder - Michael Kavanagh

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

loading past form
tracked leaders, no impression and one pace 2f out
14th
nose
silks
Dance Alone (GB) 5, gr g 9-1 (On Each Way Syndicate)
(1:37.94) (Drawn 16)cp4 Rated 59
Bahamian Bounty (GB) - Palais Glide (GB)(Proclamation (IRE))
Breeder - Exors Of The Late G Reed

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

loading past form
prominent, no impression when not much room briefly over 1f out, no extra after
15th
1.75L
silks
Nam (IRE) 4, ch g 9-1 (Mrs Helen Mullins)
(1:38.23) (Drawn 26)hd5 Rated 57
Sixties Icon (GB) - Namwa (GB)(Namid (GB))
Breeder - Mrs H Mullins

(Morning price: 14/1 22/1 18/1)
(Ring price: 20/1 18/1 14/1) SP 14/1

loading past form
mid-division early, no impression 2f out, not much room briefly and switched right inside final furlong
16th
shd
silks
Tyrconnell (IRE) 4, ch g 8-11 (Edward Lynam)
(1:38.24) (Drawn 10) Rated 53(-1 after this run)
Bated Breath (GB) - Miss Honorine (IRE)(Highest Honor (FR))
Breeder - J Hanly, T Stewart & A Stroud

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

loading past form
mid-division early, no impression 2f out
17th
1L
silks
Greenpanda (IRE) 4, b f 8-7 (Poetry In Motion Syndicate)
(1:38.39) (Drawn 21)sr Rated 56(-1 after this run)
Jeremy (USA) - Fun (IRE)(Entrepreneur (GB))
Breeder - Matthew Foley

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

loading past form
held up, soon towards rear, pushed along halfway, kept on same pace without threatening after
18th
1.25L
silks
Our Anniversary (FR) 4, b f 9-7 (Joseph K Murphy)
(1:38.62) (Drawn 1) Rated 67(-1 after this run)
Rajsaman (FR) - Didn't I Tell You (IRE)(Docksider (USA))
Breeder - Mme Clody Norton

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

loading past form
chased leaders, no extra and one pace 2f out
19th
3.25L
silks
Pink Ribbon (IRE) 6, gr g 9-4 (R P Behan)
(1:39.20) (Drawn 8) Rated 64(-1 after this run)
Dark Angel (IRE) - My Funny Valentine (IRE)(Mukaddamah (USA))
Breeder - Ann & Joe Hallinan

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

loading past form
soon mid-division, no extra from 2f out
20th
hd
silks
Harry Speed (IRE) 5, b g 9-3 (Gerard Clarke)
(1:39.22) (Drawn 12)ts+ Rated 59(-3 after this run)
Dark Angel (IRE) - Starfly (IRE)(Invincible Spirit (IRE))
Breeder - M C Bloodstock Ltd & CBS Bloodstock

(Morning price: 50/1 40/1 25/1)
(Ring price: 28/1 25/1) SP 25/1

loading past form
held up, soon towards rear, no impression 2f out
21st
1.25L
silks
Rise Again (IRE) 4, b f 9-6 (J C Harley)
(1:39.45) (Drawn 9) Rated 69(-2 after this run)
Arcano (IRE) - Rise And Fall (USA)(Quiet American (USA))
Breeder - Mr T J Rooney

(Morning price: 16/1 20/1 25/1 22/1 25/1 40/1 50/1 33/1)
SP 33/1

loading past form
held up, no impression 2f out
22nd
0.5L
silks
An Saighdiur (IRE) 11, b g 9-11 (Men Of Forty Eight Syndicate)
(1:39.57) (Drawn 2)bl+ Rated 71(-1 after this run)
Acclamation (GB) - Brief Sentiment (IRE)(Brief Truce (USA))
Breeder - S Ross

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

loading past form
almost unseated rider just before stalls opened, disputed lead early, soon led, headed from 3f out, weakened from under 2f out
23rd
1.75L
silks
Beau Satchel (GB) 8, b g 9-0 (Total Recall Racing Club)
(1:39.88) (Drawn 25)ts+ Rated 63
Indesatchel (IRE) - Sweet Patoopie (GB)(Indian Ridge)
Breeder - Advantage Chemicals Holdings Ltd

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

loading past form
mid-division early, no extra from 2f out
24th
3.25L
silks
Arbourfield (IRE) 6, b g 9-12 (George Dobbs)
(1:40.45) (Drawn 7)vs+sr Rated 68(-1 after this run)
Moss Vale (IRE) - Shoooz (IRE)(Soviet Star (USA))
Breeder - Oxford Racing

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

loading past form
chased leaders, pushed along before halfway, no extra from 2f out
25th
hd
silks
Captain Cullen (IRE) 9, b g 9-11 (Ms Lisa Sheridan)
(1:40.48) (Drawn 3) Rated 74(-1 after this run)
Strategic Prince (GB) - Missouri (GB)(Charnwood Forest (IRE))
Breeder - Pollards Stables

(Morning price: 12/1 14/1 16/1 20/1)
(Ring price: 20/1 22/1) SP 22/1

loading past form
dwelt, mid-division early, no extra from 2f out
26th
1L
silks
Bouquet Garni (IRE) 4, ch f 8-13 (E J O'Grady)
(1:40.66) (Drawn 29)cp+ Rated 59(-2 after this run)
Rip Van Winkle (IRE) - Chervil (GB)(Dansili (GB))
Breeder - Mrs E J O'Grady

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

loading past form
prominent, no extra from 2f out
27th
14L
silks
Slumming Angel (IRE) 4, b f 8-12 (Charles Wentworth)
(1:43.17) (Drawn 24) Rated 54(-1 after this run)
Exceed And Excel (AUS) - Masai Queen (IRE)(Mujadil (USA))
Breeder - Owenstown Stud

(Morning price: 25/1 28/1 25/1 28/1 25/1 28/1 33/1 50/1 33/1)
SP 33/1

loading past form
dwelt, held up, never a factor
28th
11L
silks
Broughtons Sport (GB) 4, b g 9-5 (Dun Na Ri Syndicate)
(1:45.09) (Drawn 18) Rated 63(-2 after this run)
Showcasing (GB) - Ginger Cookie (GB)(Bold Edge (GB))
Breeder - Mrs Fiona Denniff

(Morning price: 14/1 16/1 20/1 25/1)
SP 25/1

loading past form
chased leaders, no extra from 2f out, eased final furlong
29th
7L
silks
Spanish Dawn (IRE) 4, ch f 8-5 (Mrs Pamela White)
(1:46.32) (Drawn 28)sr Rated 54
Helmet (AUS) - Bright Morning (GB)(Dubai Millennium (GB))
Breeder - Darley

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

loading past form
soon chased leaders towards outer, weakened from over 2f out, soon eased
30th
4.75L
silks
Mo Henry (GB) 6, b g 9-3 (Shevlin/Whelan Syndicate)
(1:47.20) (Drawn 30)vs+ Rated 61(-1 after this run)
Monsieur Bond (IRE) - Mo Mhuirnin (IRE)(Danetime (IRE))
Breeder - Shevlin/ Whelan Syndicate

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

loading past form
tracked leaders, under pressure before halfway, soon weakened and eased final furlong
Off 3.43
Time 1m. 35.51 secs, which is 3.39 secs slower than the course average on today's going
Tote Exacta- €66.00
Tote Trifecta- €471.90
CSF- €88.13
Tricast- €773.13.

Non runners Little Miss Willow (change in going), Taras Way , Musical Jewel
2017 Bainne 7 9-9 S B Kirrane (7) 9/1 (J F Levins) (Drawn 17)

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