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Jackpot Pool - €5,000.00 Winning Units - 1.7 Dividend - €2,058.80. Placepot Pool - €39,328.74 Winning Units - 347.83 Dividend - €79.10. Pick Six Not Won.Pool €2,440.54 carried forward to Fairyhouse on Sat, 12th Jan. Tote Aggregate - €127912.17.

1st
silks
Numerian (IRE) 3, b c 9-5 (Mrs A M O'Brien)
(1:38.12 0.49 secs faster on today's going ) (Drawn 5)
Holy Roman Emperor (IRE) - Delicate Charm (IRE)(High Chaparral (IRE))
Breeder - Whisperview Trading Ltd

(Morning price: 8/1 7/1 6/1 4/1)
(Ring price: 11/2 5/1 6/1 13/2 7/1 15/2 8/1) SP 8/1

Tote Win €5.90 Place €1.90
loading past form
mid-division, ridden to progress 2f out, closer on inner 1 1/2f out, disputed 1f out, soon narrow lead, kept on well under pressure
2nd
0.5L
silks
Unabridged (IRE) 3, b f 9-0 (Ms M McDowall)
(1:38.23) (Drawn 4)
Acclamation (GB) - Thousandfold (USA)(Giant's Causeway (USA))
Breeder - Rathbarry Stud

(Morning price: 5/1 11/2)
(Ring price: 6/1 11/2) SP 11/2

Place €2.00
loading past form
chased leaders, 4th halfway, ridden to challenge 1 1/2f out, disputed over 1f out, headed inside final 200 yards, kept on same pace
3rd
nk
silks
Lord Wimborne (IRE) 3, b g 9-5 (Mrs E P Harty)
(1:38.29) (Drawn 6)
Canford Cliffs (IRE) - Arctic Freedom (USA)(War Chant (USA))
Breeder - Lynch Bages Ltd

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

loading past form
chased leaders, 3rd halfway, pushed along 3f out, ridden 2f out, challenged 1 1/2f out, every chance inside final furlong, held in 3rd close home
4th
1.25L
silks
Formal Order (GB) 3, b c 9-5 (Dr Michael Smurfit)
(1:38.50) (Drawn 10)ts1
Iffraaj (GB) - Full Mandate (IRE)(Acclamation (GB))
Breeder - Mr Liam Sheridan

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

loading past form
mid-division, pushed along 3f out, ridden in 7th under 2f out, stayed on in 5th 1f out, kept on inside final furlong, drifted right over 100 yards
5th
2.5L
silks
Oneiroi (IRE) 3, b g 9-5 (Mrs Kathleen Whelan)
(1:38.91) (Drawn 7)
Morpheus (GB) - Dafariyna (IRE)(Nashwan (USA))
Breeder - Mr Billy Brennan

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

loading past form
disputed briefly, soon chased leader in 2nd, close up 3f out, ridden to dispute 1 1/2f out, headed final 200 yards, hampered and no extra over 100 yards out
6th
0.75L
silks
Hereia (IRE) 3, b c 9-0 (Mrs S Slattery)
(1:39.06) (Drawn 1)
Olympic Glory (IRE) - Rolled Gold (USA)(Giant's Causeway (USA))
Breeder - Mr Hugues Rousseau

(Morning price: 14/1 8/1)
SP 7/1

loading past form
soon led, ridden and joined 1 1/2f out, headed 1f out, kept on one pace
7th
0.5L
silks
Instant Return (IRE) 3, b c 9-5 (Brian Miller)
(1:39.16) (Drawn 3)
Elzaam (AUS) - Instant Memories (IRE)(Ad Valorem (USA))
Breeder - Brian Miller

(Morning price: 9/2 5/1 11/2)
(Ring price: 11/2 6/1 13/2 7/1 6/1 5/1 11/2 5/1 11/2 5/1) SP 5/1

loading past form
held up in mid-division, ridden 3f out, no impression 2f out, kept on one pace
8th
nk
silks
Kante (GB) 3, ch c 9-2 (Kilboy Estate)
(1:39.21) (Drawn 11)
Dawn Approach (IRE) - Cherry Orchard (IRE)(King's Best (USA))
Breeder - Rabbah Bloodstock Limited

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

loading past form
dwelt and towards rear, ridden and no impression 2f out, kept on one pace from over 1f out
9th
0.5L
silks
Beethoven's Gal (GB) 3, b f 8-11 (F McGovern)
(1:39.31) (Drawn 12)sr
Iffraaj (GB) - Apasionata Sonata (USA)(Affirmed (USA))
Breeder - Mitaab Abdullah

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

loading past form
chased leaders, 5th halfway, ridden 2f out, no extra over 1f out
10th
6L
silks
Adapt To Dan (IRE) 3, b g 9-2 (Miss Susan Barton)
(1:40.39) (Drawn 2)
Dandy Man (IRE) - Adaptation (GB)(Spectrum (IRE))
Breeder - Ballyhane Stud Ltd

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

loading past form
dwelt and towards rear, ridden and no impression over 2f out, soon no extra
11th
1.25L
silks
Taranata (IRE) 3, ch f 9-0 (H H Aga Khan)
(1:40.63) (Drawn 8)
Zoffany (IRE) - Tarakala (IRE)(Dr Fong (USA))
Breeder - His Highness The Aga Khan's Studs S C

(Morning price: 11/2 13/2 7/1 13/2 7/1 13/2)
(Ring price: 12/1 11/1 12/1) SP 12/1

loading past form
held up, rear of mid-division, pushed along towards rear halfway, ridden and no impression over 2f out, soon no extra
12th
0.5L
silks
Katie Beag (IRE) 3, gr f 8-7 (Ms Caroline Ahearn)
(1:40.71) (Drawn 9)
Lawman (FR) - Blue Moonstone (USA)(English Channel (USA))
Breeder - Hardys Of Kilkeel Ltd & Lawman Syndicate

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

loading past form
always towards rear, ridden and no impression over 2f out, soon no extra
13th
7L
silks
Road To Oz (IRE) 3, b f 8-11 (Painestown Syndicate)
(1:41.99) (Drawn 14)
Dawn Approach (IRE) - Rainbow City (IRE)(Rainbow Quest (USA))
Breeder - Airlie Stud

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

loading past form
soon towards rear, ridden and no impression over 2f out, soon no extra and weakened
Off 6.02
Time 1m. 38.12 secs, which is 0.49 secs faster than the course average on today's going
Tote Exacta- €27.40
Tote Trifecta- €1099.90
CSF- €52.04.

Non runners Very Excellent (passport irregularity), Sword Of Arakan , James' Will (GB), Paris Duvet
2018 Karakour 3 9-5 P J Smullen 7/1 (M Halford) (Drawn 14)
2017 Time Constraints 3 9-5 C P Hoban 2/1Fav (M Halford) (Drawn 5)
2016 Ebadan 3 9-5 P J Smullen 4/6Fav (M Halford) (Drawn 11)
2015 Arif 3 9-2 C P Hoban (3) 4/5Fav (M Halford) (Drawn 9)

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