Header
Text here
Going - Good to Firm, Good in places (Round), Good, Good to Firm in places (Straight). Overcast, light rain

Jackpot Pool - €10,000.00 Winning Units - 5.9 Dividend - €1,186.40. Placepot Pool - €61,387.64 Winning Units - 454.64 Dividend - €94.50. Pick Six Not Won.Pool €33,741.00 carried forward to Curragh on Sun, 29th Sep. Tote Aggregate - €459355.00.

1st
silks
Buffer Zone (GB) 4, br g 9-6 (Sean Jones)
(1:10.68 1.83 secs faster on today's going ) (Drawn 6) Rated 99(+8 after this run)
Bated Breath (GB) - Buffering (GB)(Beat Hollow (GB))
Breeder - Juddmonte Farms Ltd

(Morning price: 13/2 8/1 15/2 8/1 15/2 8/1 7/1 15/2 6/1 7/1 13/2 6/1 13/2 6/1 5/1 6/1)
(Ring price: 6/1 11/2) SP 11/2Jfav

Tote Win €6.40 Place €1.70
loading past form
raced far side group, prominent, 5th halfway, soon closed travelling smoothly, led under 2f out and ridden, stayed on well inside final furlong
2nd
1.75L
silks
Make A Challenge (IRE) 4, b g 8-6 (M G Hogan)
(1:10.95) (Drawn 15)cp8 Rated 92(+2 after this run)
Invincible Spirit (IRE) - Crinoline (USA)(Street Cry (IRE))
Breeder - Godolphin

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

loading past form
raced far side group, prominent, 4th halfway, soon closed up travelling smoothly, ridden to challenge from under 2f out, kept on without matching winner inside final furlong, just held on for 2nd
3rd
shd
silks
Gulliver (GB) 5, b g 9-4 (Withernsea Thoroughbred Limited)
(1:10.96) (Drawn 18)ts+cp+ Rated 97
Sayif (IRE) - Sweet Coincidence (GB)(Mujahid (USA))
Breeder - S. A. Douch

(Morning price: 16/1 18/1 16/1 14/1 12/1 14/1 12/1)
(Ring price: 12/1 11/1 10/1 9/1) SP 9/1

Place €2.90
loading past form
waited with, raced far side group, 19th halfway, pushed along and headway from 2f out, bumped with rival 1 1/2f out, stayed on strongly inside final furlong, just failed for 2nd
4th
0.75L
silks
Gordon Lord Byron (IRE) 11, b g 9-12 (Morgan J Cahalan)
(1:11.08) (Drawn 2) Rated 105
Byron (GB) - Boa Estrela (IRE)(Intikhab (USA))
Breeder - Roland H Alder

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

Place €5.30
loading past form
raced far side group, mid-division early, 12th halfway, pushed along from 2f out and headway, kept on without matching principals inside final furlong
5th
0.5L
silks
Blairmayne (IRE) 6, b g 8-4 (Raintree Racing Partnership)
(1:11.18) (Drawn 3) Rated 82
Zebedee (GB) - Amended (GB)(Beat Hollow (GB))
Breeder - Peter & Hugh McCutcheon

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

loading past form
waited with, raced far side group, 18th halfway, pushed along from 2f out and headway, kept on without threatening inside final furlong
6th
0.75L
silks
Castletownshend (IRE) 4, ch g 7-8 (Mrs Helen Walsh)
(1:11.30) (Drawn 16) Rated 72(+6 after this run)
Equiano (FR) - Idonea (CAN)(Swain (IRE))
Breeder - Select Bloodstock

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

loading past form
slightly bumped with rival away from stalls, raced far side group, waited with, 15th halfway, pushed along from 2f out and headway, kept on without threatening inside final furlong
7th
1.25L
silks
Venturous (IRE) 6, ch g 8-10 (Laurence O'Kane/Harrowgate BloodstockLtd)
(1:11.52) (Drawn 1) Rated 89
Raven's Pass (USA) - Bold Desire (GB)(Cadeaux Genereux)
Breeder - John Doyle

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

loading past form
raced far side group, waited with, 21st halfway, pushed along from 2f out and headway, kept on without threatening inside final furlong
8th
nk
silks
Ardhoomey (IRE) 7, b g 9-4 (Moyville Racing Syndicate)
(1:11.58) (Drawn 4)ts+ Rated 97(-3 after this run)
Dark Angel (IRE) - Moy Joy (IRE)(Orpen (USA))
Breeder - John Quinn

(Morning price: 20/1 16/1 18/1 20/1 22/1 20/1 22/1 25/1 20/1)
(Ring price: 20/1 18/1 16/1) SP 16/1

loading past form
raced far side group, chased leaders, 7th halfway, effort and pushed along from 2f out, kept on same pace inside final furlong
9th
1.5L
silks
Twenty Minutes (GB) 4, b g 8-4 (One For The Lads Partnership)
(1:11.84) (Drawn 8)ts+cp8 Rated 78(-1 after this run)
Rip Van Winkle (IRE) - Wink (GB)(Salse (USA))
Breeder - Whatton Manor Stud

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

loading past form
a little slow into stride, raced far side group, waited with, 20th halfway, pushed along from 2f out and headway, kept on without threatening inside final furlong
10th
nk
silks
Mary Salome (IRE) 3, gr f 8-4 (Frederik Tylicki)
(1:11.91) (Drawn 21) Rated 83(-1 after this run)
Zebedee (GB) - Christa Maria (GB)(Alhaarth (IRE))
Breeder - Noel O'Callaghan

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

loading past form
raced near side group, mid-division early, 14th halfway, pushed along from 2f out and headway, kept on same pace inside final furlong
11th
0.5L
silks
Scorching Heat (GB) 5, b g 8-4 (Gary Devlin)
(1:12.02) (Drawn 12) Rated 83(-1 after this run)
Acclamation (GB) - Pink Flames (IRE)(Redback (GB))
Breeder - Dukes Stud & Overbury Stallions Ltd

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

loading past form
raced far side group, prominent, 2nd halfway, pushed along from 2f out, no extra inside final furlong
12th
shd
silks
Primo Uomo (IRE) 7, b g 9-8 (Lance Bloodstock Limited)
(1:12.03) (Drawn 13) Rated 101(-2 after this run)
Strategic Prince (GB) - Mooching Along (IRE)(Mujahid (USA))
Breeder - D J Sweeney

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

loading past form
raced far side group, mid-division early, 11th halfway, pushed along from 2f out and headway, kept on same pace inside final furlong
13th
nk
silks
Sirjack Thomas (IRE) 4, gr g 8-9 (Dooley Thoroughbreds)
(1:12.07) (Drawn 5) Rated 88(-2 after this run)
Fast Company (IRE) - Veliyka (IRE)(Linamix (FR))
Breeder - Mr P Morrison

(Morning price: 20/1 18/1 20/1 16/1 12/1 11/1 12/1 11/1 10/1)
(Ring price: 10/1 11/1 10/1 11/1 12/1) SP 12/1

loading past form
raced far side group, waited with, 17th halfway, pushed along from 2f out and headway, kept on same pace inside final furlong
14th
0.5L
silks
Sunset Nova (IRE) 3, ch g 7-11 (Men Of Forty Eight Syndicate)
(1:12.15) (Drawn 22) Rated 73(-2 after this run)
Zebedee (GB) - Melodize (GB)(Iceman (GB))
Breeder - Mr C Allen

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

loading past form
raced near side group, waited with, 16th halfway, switched right over 2f out and pushed along and headway, kept on same pace inside final furlong
15th
hd
silks
That's Not Me (IRE) 3, ch f 7-10 (Incl 2lbs overweight) (Emlyn Patterson)
(1:12.17) (Drawn 7)cp1 Rated 70
Dandy Man (IRE) - Whimsical (IRE)(Strategic Prince (GB))
Breeder - Ms Geraldine Regan

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

loading past form
pushed along briefly early, raced far side group and soon led, headed under 2f out, no extra inside final furlong
16th
1.5L
silks
Master Matt (GB) 3, b g 8-2 (Incl 1lbs overweight) (Kevin John Smith)
(1:12.45) (Drawn 20)cp4 Rated 83
Slade Power (IRE) - Ahaaly (GB)(Exceed And Excel (AUS))
Breeder - Shadwell Estate Company Limited

(Morning price: 10/1 12/1 11/1 12/1 14/1 16/1 18/1 16/1 18/1 16/1)
SP 16/1

loading past form
uneasy in stalls, raced near side group, soon chased leaders, 8th halfway, pushed along and effort from 2f out, no extra inside final furlong
17th
hd
silks
Tresorier (GB) 5, b g 7-13 (Dundalk Bay Sea Foods Limited)
(1:12.47) (Drawn 24) Rated 78(-2 after this run)
Dunkerque (FR) - Treasure (FR)(Anabaa (USA))
Breeder - E A R L Haras Du Quesnay

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

loading past form
raced near side group, mid-division early, 13th halfway, pushed along from 2f out and headway, kept on same pace inside final furlong
18th
hd
silks
Rhydwyn (IRE) 3, b g 8-6 (Julie Routledge-Martin)
(1:12.51) (Drawn 25)ts2 Rated 92
Kodiac (GB) - Pilates (IRE)(Shamardal (USA))
Breeder - Mountarmstrong Stud

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

loading past form
dwelt, raced near side group, chased leaders, 9th halfway, soon tight for room on rail, no impression from 2f out
19th
0.75L
silks
Maarek (GB) 12, b g 8-4 (Lisbunny Syndicate)
(1:12.63) (Drawn 11) Rated 77(-2 after this run)
Pivotal (GB) - Ruby Rocket (IRE)(Indian Rocket (GB))
Breeder - New England Stud & P J & P M Vela

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

loading past form
raced far side group, soon pushed along and towards rear, 22nd halfway, no impression from 2f out
20th
2L
silks
Alfredo Arcano (IRE) 5, b g 8-9 (Laurence O'Kane)
(1:13.02) (Drawn 23)ts+hd+ Rated 88(-3 after this run)
Arcano (IRE) - Cheherazad (IRE)(Elusive City (USA))
Breeder - Ronnie Boland

(Morning price: 33/1 25/1 22/1 20/1 18/1 20/1 22/1 25/1 28/1 33/1 25/1)
SP 25/1

loading past form
prominent, raced near side group, 6th halfway, pushed along from 2f out, lost place and no impression over 1f out, soon no extra
21st
nk
silks
Blyton (GB) 3, b c 8-4 (Luke Comer)
(1:13.07) (Drawn 17)bl3 Rated 79
Kodiac (GB) - Minwah (IRE)(Oasis Dream (GB))
Breeder - Whatton Manor Stud

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

loading past form
slightly bumped with rival away from stalls and pushed along briefly, raced far side group, 10th halfway, bumped with rival 1 1/2f out, no extra when squeezed for room inside final furlong
22nd
2.75L
silks
North Wind (IRE) 3, b c 8-8 (Bright Star Syndicate)
(1:13.58) (Drawn 10)ts2sr Rated 89(-3 after this run)
No Nay Never (USA) - Kawn (GB)(Cadeaux Genereux)
Breeder - Charles Shanahan

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

loading past form
edged right away from stalls, raced far side group, prominent, 3rd halfway, pushed along and effort from 2f out, no extra inside final furlong
23rd
10L
silks
Miss Jabeam (IRE) 3, ch f 7-13 (Newtown Downs Syndicate)
(1:15.33) (Drawn 19)sr Rated 80
Bungle Inthejungle (GB) - Semper Fi (GB)(Royal Applause (GB))
Breeder - Eddie Tormey

(Morning price: 16/1 20/1 18/1 20/1 16/1 12/1 11/1 12/1 11/1 12/1)
(Ring price: 12/1 11/1) SP 11/1

loading past form
soon raced near side group and waited with, 23rd halfway, soon no impression
24th
21L
silks
Eclipse Storm (GB) 3, ch g 8-8 (Eoin M Sullivan)
(1:19.02) (Drawn 14)sr Rated 94
Dream Ahead (USA) - Gentle Breeze (IRE)(Dubawi (IRE))
Breeder - Mr Iman Hartono

(Morning price: 28/1 20/1 22/1 25/1 22/1 20/1 22/1 20/1 18/1 16/1)
(Ring price: 16/1 14/1 12/1 11/1) SP 11/1

loading past form
a little slow into stride, soon in rear and pushed along far side group, reminders inside first 2f, always behind
Off 1.22
Time 1m. 10.68 secs, which is 1.83 secs faster than the course average on today's going
Tote Exacta- €41.20
Tote Trifecta- €223.50
CSF- €29.04
Tricast- €295.15.

Non runner Verhoyen (GB) (change in going)
2018 Soffia 3 8-1 D E Sheehy (5) 20/1 (Edward Lynam) (Drawn 9)
2017 Ice Age 4 9-6 Charles Bishop 15/2 (Eve Johnson Houghton) (Drawn 19)
2016 New Bidder 5 9-4 Graham Gibbons 22/1 (David Barron) (Drawn 2)
2015 George Bowen 3 8-13 J P Spencer 8/1CFav (Richard Fahey) (Drawn 7)
2014 Watchable 4 9-6 D Tudhope 5/1Fav (David O'Meara) (Drawn 19)

THE IRISH TIMES