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Going - Good (Good To Firm In Places). Warm and sunny

Jackpot Pool - €50,556.00 Winning Units - 27 Dividend - €1,404.30. Placepot Pool - €26,686.88 Winning Units - 24.94 Dividend - €802.40. Pick Six Not Won.Pool €4,329.50 Tote Aggregate - €397475.50.

1st
silks
Aquilonius (IRE) 3, b c 9-2 (Mrs J S Bolger)
(1:40.59 1.34 secs slower on today's going ) (Drawn 3) Rated 78(+6 after this run)
Soviet Star (USA) - Via Verbano (IRE)(Caerleon (USA))
Breeder - Redmondstown Stud

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

Tote Win €22.00 Place €4.50
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tracked leaders, 3rd halfway, led under 2f out, soon ridden and joined briefly inside final furlong, kept on best under pressure to regain lead final 100 yards
2nd
nk
silks
Captain Joy (IRE) 3, gr g 9-1 (Mrs C Collins)
(1:40.64) (Drawn 11) Rated 77(+5 after this run)
Dark Angel (IRE) - Ardea Brave (IRE)(Chester House (USA))
Breeder - Scuderia San Pancrazio Sas

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

Place €5.40
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took keen hold and settled towards rear, headway 2f out and went 2nd over 1f out, every chance and kept on under pressure inside final furlong, not match winner final 100 yards
3rd
hd
silks
Dark Passion (IRE) 3, b g 9-2 (Sean Jones)
(1:40.67) (Drawn 7) Rated 78(+5 after this run)
Dark Angel (IRE) - Prince's Passion (GB)(Brief Truce (USA))
Breeder - Mesnil Investments Ltd and Deerpark Stud

(Morning price: 10/1 12/1)
(Ring price: 16/1 20/1 16/1 20/1) SP 20/1

Place €4.60
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rear of mid-division, 7th halfway, headway to challenge under 2f out and disputed briefly early final furlong, headed and no extra final 100 yards
4th
0.5L
silks
Slim Chance (IRE) 3, b m 9-3 (Optimistic Syndicate)
(1:41.51) (Drawn 10) Rated 79(-1 after this run)
Clodovil (IRE) - Valluga (IRE)(Ashkalani (IRE))
Breeder - David Brickley

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

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chased leaders, 6th halfway, no impression from over 1f out, kept on one pace into 5th final furlong, placed 4th
(disq)
4.25L
silks
Sindjara (USA) 3, br f 9-7 (H H Aga Khan)
(1:41.40) (Drawn 6) Rated 83
Include (USA) - Sindirana (IRE)(Kalanisi (IRE))
Breeder - His Highness The Aga Khan Studs SC

(Morning price: 4/1 3/1 5/2 9/4 15/8)
(Ring price: 5/2 11/4 3/1 11/4 3/1 11/4 3/1 11/4) SP 11/4

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led, strongly pressed and headed under 2f out, no extra final furlong, finished 4th, disqualified for failing to weigh in
5th
1.25L
silks
Soohaad (USA) 3, b f 8-13 (Hamdan Al Maktoum)
(1:41.73) (Drawn 5) Rated 75(-3 after this run)
Hard Spun (USA) - Sayedat Alhadh (USA)(Mr Prospector (USA))
Breeder - Shadwell Farm LLC

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

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tracked leaders, 4th halfway, ridden 2f out and no extra from 1f out, kept on one pace, finished 6th, placed 5th
6th
0.75L
silks
Madhmoonah (IRE) 3, b f 9-7 (Hamdan Al Maktoum)
(1:41.86) (Drawn 4) Rated 88(-2 after this run)
Invincible Spirit (IRE) - Laywaan (USA)(Fantastic Light (USA))
Breeder - Shadwell Estate Company Limited

(Morning price: 8/1 9/1 8/1)
(Ring price: 7/1 8/1 15/2 8/1) SP 8/1

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tracked leader in 2nd, ridden 2f out and dropped to 5th over 1f out, no extra, finished 7th and placed 6th
7th
1.5L
silks
Ferryview Place (GB) 3, b g 8-4 (John F O'Shea)
(1:42.11) (Drawn 2) Rated 66(-3 after this run)
Compton Place (GB) - Songsheet (GB)(Dominion)
Breeder - Bishopswood Bloodstock & Trickledown Stu

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

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held up in rear, never a factor, kept on one pace from over 1f out, finished 8th, placed 7th
8th
8.5L
silks
Oh Happy Days (IRE) 3, b f 8-12 (Michael Tabor)
(1:43.61) (Drawn 9) Rated 74
Galileo (IRE) - Glass Slipper (IRE)(Danehill (USA))
Breeder - Storm Bloodstock

(Morning price: 7/1 8/1 6/1 5/1 6/1)
(Ring price: 13/2 7/1) SP 7/1

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held up towards rear, ridden and no impression 2f out, finished 9th, placed 8th
9th
5L
silks
Chicago (IRE) 3, b g 9-7 (Derrick Smith)
(1:44.56) (Drawn 1) Rated 83
Montjeu (IRE) - Lady Karr (GB)(Mark Of Esteem (IRE))
Breeder - Paulyn Limited

(Morning price: 3/1 10/3 4/1 7/2 3/1)
(Ring price: 11/4 9/4 5/2 9/4 5/2 9/4 2/1 7/4 15/8 7/4 13/8) SP 13/8fav

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tracked leaders, 5th halfway, ridden and no extra 2f out, weakened, finished 10th, placed 9th
Off 4.51
Time 1m. 40.59 secs, which is 1.34 secs slower than the course average on today's going
Tote Exacta- €537.70
Tote Trifecta- €1434.95.

Non runner Van Rooney (USA) (stone bruise) Stewards Enquiry - Fourth disqualified after failing to weigh-in
2011 Future Generation 3 9-4 J P Murtagh 11/2Fav (G M Lyons) (Drawn 7)
2010 Aghadoe 3 8-8 W M Lordan 7/4Fav (David Wachman) (Drawn 4)
2009 Coolcullen Times 3 8-12 K J Manning 8/1 (J S Bolger) (Drawn 5)
2008 Bricks And Porter 8 8-7 W M Lordan 16/1 (C F Swan) (Drawn 1)
2007 Peculiar Prince 5 8-12 N G McCullagh 16/1 (Liam McAteer) (Drawn 6)

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