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Going - Heavy. 

Placepot Pool - £67,603.28 Winning Units - 126.47 Dividend - £390.20. Quadpot Pool - £8,919.06 Winning Units - 213.06 Dividend - £30.90. Place Six Dividend - £363.90. Place Five Dividend - £37.73.

1st
silks
Gamesters Icon (GB) 4, b f 9-11 (Gamesters Partnership)
(Drawn 15)ts4cp5sr Rated 60
Sixties Icon (GB) - Gamesters Lady (GB)(Almushtarak (IRE))
Breeder - Mr D. V. Williams

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

Tote Win £4.70 Place £1.60
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close up, led over 3f out, ridden over 2f out, joined inside final furlong, asserted close home
2nd
0.5L
silks
Grazeon Roy (GB) 3, ch g 10-1 (Mr J R Rowbottom)
(Drawn 2) Rated 69
Archipenko (USA) - Graze On And On (GB)(Elmaamul (USA))
Breeder - Mr J. R. Rowbottom

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

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tracked leaders, ridden to chase winner over 2f out, every chance entering final furlong, no extra close home
3rd
13L
silks
Firewater (GB) 3, ch g 9-10 (Mrs H Steel)
(Drawn 9)cp+ Rated 66
Monsieur Bond (IRE) - Spirit Na Heireann (IRE)(Dubawi (IRE))
Breeder - Mrs H. Steel

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

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in touch, headway over 3f out, ridden and kept on same pace final furlong
4th
0.5L
silks
Kyoto Star (FR) 5, b g 9-12 (Mr I P Crane)
(Drawn 14)bl1 Rated 64
Oasis Dream (GB) - Hanami (GB)(Hernando (FR))
Breeder - Mr Guy Heald

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

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close up, ridden over 2f out, kept on same pace
5th
0.5L
silks
Deinonychus (GB) 8, b g 10-9 (Mr I R Hatton)
(Drawn 8)hd+ Rated 70
Authorized (IRE) - Sharp Dresser (USA)(Diesis)
Breeder - Howdale Bloodstock Ltd

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

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held up, headway over 2f out, nearest finish
6th
1L
silks
Railport Dolly (GB) 4, b f 11-0 (Mr A C Cook)
(Drawn 16)sr Rated 75
Rail Link (GB) - Polly Adler (GB)(Fantastic Light (USA))
Breeder - Mr A. C. Cook

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

loading past form
in touch, headway over 3f out, ridden to chase winner over 2f out, weakened final furlong
7th
nose
silks
Thorntoun Care (GB) 8, b g 10-4 (Irvine Lynch & Thoroughbred Homes Ltd)
(Drawn 10)cp+ Rated 70
Rail Link (GB) - Thorntoun Piccolo (GB)(Groom Dancer (USA))
Breeder - W. M. Johnstone

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

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towards rear, some late headway over 1f out
8th
4.5L
silks
Zealous (IRE) 6, br g 9-7 (Mr W J E Scott & Mrs M A Scott)
(Drawn 12)cp5sr Rated 61
Intense Focus (USA) - Velvet Kiss (IRE)(Danehill Dancer (IRE))
Breeder - Knocklong House Stud

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

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slowly away well in rear, late headway approaching final furlong, never nearer
9th
8L
silks
Luna Magic (GB) 5, b m 10-12 (Marco Polo)
(Drawn 18)sr Rated 68
Mayson (GB) - Dayia (IRE)(Act One (GB))
Breeder - Lady Jennifer Green

(Morning price: 13/2 7/1 8/1)
(Ring price: 17/2 8/1 15/2) SP 15/2

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held up, headway over 2f out, weakened over 1f out
10th
4L
silks
Majeste (GB) 5, b g 10-0 (Let's Be Lucky Racing 17 & Partner)
(Drawn 13) Rated 61
Acclamation (GB) - Winged Valkyrie (IRE)(Hawk Wing (USA))
Breeder - Marston Stud

(Morning price: 33/1 25/1 22/1 20/1 12/1 16/1)
(Ring price: 16/1 20/1) SP 20/1

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held up, ridden 3f out, never on terms
11th
5L
silks
Firby (IRE) 4, b g 9-13 (Mrs Angela Taylor And M Dods)
(Drawn 17) Rated 67
Rock Of Gibraltar (IRE) - Huffoof (IRE)(Dalakhani (IRE))
Breeder - Liam Butler & Churchtown House Stud

(Morning price: 25/1 28/1 33/1 40/1 50/1 40/1)
(Ring price: 50/1 40/1) SP 40/1

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raced in touch, ridden 3f out, weakened over 1f out
12th
8L
silks
Abushamah (IRE) 8, b g 9-10 (Grange Park Racing Viii & Mrs R Carr)
(Drawn 19)sr Rated 62
Nayef (USA) - Adaala (USA)(Sahm (USA))
Breeder - Shadwell Estate Company Limited

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

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keen raced wide, close up, weakened 3f out
13th
2.75L
silks
Jupiter Road (GB) 3, b c 10-2 (G Maidment Racing)
(Drawn 5)ts+cp5 Rated 74
Charm Spirit (IRE) - Thankful (GB)(Diesis)
Breeder - T. J. Cooper

(Morning price: 18/1 20/1 22/1 25/1 28/1 25/1 28/1 33/1 50/1)
(Ring price: 50/1 40/1 50/1) SP 50/1

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towards rear, never on terms
14th
3.25L
silks
Earth And Sky (USA) 3, b f 10-4 (Flaxman Stables Ireland Ltd)
(Drawn 11)cp1WSsr Rated 69
Noble Mission (GB) - Youre So Sweet (USA)(Storm Cat (USA))
Breeder - Flaxman Holdings Ltd

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

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towards rear, never on terms
15th
9L
silks
Dutch Uncle (GB) 7, b g 10-4 (The Shimplingthorne Syndicate)
(Drawn 20)bl5 Rated 70
Dutch Art (GB) - Evasive Quality (FR)(Highest Honor (FR))
Breeder - Cheveley Park Stud Ltd

(Morning price: 40/1 25/1 28/1 20/1 22/1 20/1 18/1 20/1)
SP 20/1

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soon led, headed over 3f out, soon weakened
16th
2L
silks
Dance King (GB) 9, ch g 10-6 (Habton Farms)
(Drawn 7)ts+cp+ Rated 67
Danehill Dancer (IRE) - One So Wonderful (GB)(Nashwan (USA))
Breeder - Meon Valley Stud

(Morning price: 14/1 12/1 14/1 9/1 8/1)
(Ring price: 9/1 8/1 15/2 7/1 15/2 8/1) SP 8/1

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slowly away always towards rear
17th
18L
silks
Thomas Cranmer (USA) 5, b g 10-10 (Peter Jeffers & Howard Thompson)
(Drawn 4) Rated 71
Hard Spun (USA) - House Of Grace (USA)(Limehouse (USA))
Breeder - Darley

(Morning price: 12/1 14/1 16/1 18/1 20/1 40/1)
(Ring price: 40/1 33/1) SP 33/1

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in touch, weakened over 2f out, tailed off
18th
8L
silks
Flood Defence (IRE) 5, b m 10-0 (Let's Be Lucky Racing 20)
(Drawn 1) Rated 64
Harbour Watch (IRE) - Krynica (USA)(Danzig (USA))
Breeder - MCR Bloodstock Ltd

(Morning price: 25/1 22/1 20/1 9/1 10/1 22/1)
(Ring price: 22/1 20/1) SP 20/1

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towards rear, headway over 3f out, weakened over 2f out, tailed off
19th
11L
silks
Stringybark Creek (GB) 5, b g 10-6 (Miss Sarah Hoyland)
(Drawn 3)sr Rated 74
Bushranger (IRE) - Money Note (GB)(Librettist (USA))
Breeder - Whatton Manor Stud

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

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tracked leader, ridden and weakened over 3f out, tailed off
Off 5.18
Time 2m. 26.13 secs, which is 3.54 secs slower than the course average on today's going
Tote Exacta- £101.00
Tote Trifecta- £1300.40
CSF- £70.70
Tricast- £839.90.

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2016 Hardington 3 10-6 Mr H Hunt (3) 6/1 (Alan King) (Drawn 13)
2015 Maraakib 3 11-2 Mr S Walker 15/8Fav (David O'Meara) (Drawn 14)
2014 Gift Of Silence 5 10-7 Jordan Williams (5) 14/1 (B J Llewellyn) (Drawn 13)

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