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Jackpot Pool - €6,513.94 Winning Units - 3 Dividend - €1,788.60. Placepot Pool - €35,866.93 Winning Units - 320.45 Dividend - €78.30. Pick Six Not Won.Pool €7,341.85 carried forward to Leopardstown on Tue, 26th Dec. Tote Aggregate - €256793.00.

1st
silks
Zihba (IRE) 2, b c 9-5 (Pension Fund II Syndicate)
(1:25.63 0.05 secs faster on today's going ) (Drawn 10)
Choisir (AUS) - Fancy Vivid (IRE)(Galileo (IRE))
Breeder - Mark & Caroline Hanly

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

Tote Win €3.30 Place €1.30
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tracked leaders, 3rd halfway, closer 2f out, ridden to challenge over 1f out, disputed inside final furlong, led last 50 yards and asserted close home
2nd
1.25L
silks
Port Lions (IRE) 2, b g 9-5 (Godolphin)
(1:25.80) (Drawn 2)bl3 Rated 85
Kodiac (GB) - Cold Cold Woman (GB)(Machiavellian (USA))
Breeder - Diomed Bloodstock Ltd

(Morning price: 8/11 4/5 1/1 11/10 1/1 10/11)
(Ring price: 4/5 8/11 4/5 8/11) SP 8/11fav

Place €1.02
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soon prominent and disputed after 1f, ridden to lead 1 1/2f out, soon strongly pressed, joined and disputed inside final furlong, headed last 50 yards, no extra close home
3rd
6L
silks
Dancing Lady (IRE) 2, ch f 9-0 (Anthony Rogers)
(1:26.70) (Drawn 6)
Sepoy (AUS) - Lady Slippers (IRE)(Royal Academy (USA))
Breeder - Airlie Stud

(Morning price: 25/1 12/1 16/1 18/1 12/1)
(Ring price: 12/1 10/1 12/1 11/1 12/1 11/1) SP 11/1

Place €3.20
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chased leaders, 5th halfway, ridden into 4th 2f out, no impression in 3rd over 1f out, kept on one pace final furlong
4th
2.5L
silks
Irish Minister (USA) 2, b g 9-2 (Calumet Farm)
(1:27.06) (Drawn 8)
Americain (USA) - Spanked (USA)(Cornish Prince)
Breeder - Calumet Farm

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

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held up towards rear, ridden 2f out, progress into 8th 1f out, kept on same pace inside final furlong
5th
0.5L
silks
Itschessnotchekers (IRE) 2, b g 9-5 (Five Guys Syndicate)
(1:27.11) (Drawn 12)bl8 Rated 63
Arakan (USA) - Island Home (GB)(Act One (GB))
Breeder - Leslie Young

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

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settled behind leaders, 6th halfway, ridden in 5th 2f out, no impression 1 1/2f out, kept on one pace
6th
shd
silks
Queen Rabab (IRE) 2, b f 9-0 (Pension Fund II Syndicate)
(1:27.13) (Drawn 13)
Fastnet Rock (AUS) - Dame Blanche (IRE)(Be My Guest (USA))
Breeder - Rockhart Trading Ltd

(Morning price: 9/2 5/1 11/2 5/1 6/1 7/1 15/2 7/1 15/2 8/1 11/1)
(Ring price: 20/1 18/1 20/1) SP 20/1

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led and disputed, ridden and headed 1 1/2f out, no extra in 4th 1f out, kept on one pace
7th
0.5L
silks
Ishigati (IRE) 2, b f 9-0 (J Higgins)
(1:27.21) (Drawn 14)
Dream Ahead (USA) - Miss Ghena (USA)(Gone West (USA))
Breeder - Gerrardstown House Stud

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

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held up towards rear, pushed along after 3f, ridden and some progress on inner 2f out, stayed on into moderate 6th 1f out, kept on one pace final furlong
8th
1.75L
silks
Annie Ok (IRE) 2, b f 8-9 (A R Douglas)
(1:27.52) (Drawn 1)
Kodiac (GB) - Annie Go (IRE)(Golan (IRE))
Breeder - Albert Douglas

(Morning price: 80/1 66/1 80/1 33/1)
SP 33/1

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mid-division, ridden 2f out, no impression in 7th 1f out, kept on one pace
9th
4.75L
silks
Sovereigns Rock (IRE) 2, b f 9-0 (P F McEnery)
(1:28.44) (Drawn 4)
Society Rock (IRE) - Light Sea (IRE)(King's Best (USA))
Breeder - Paul McEnery

(Morning price: 150/1 125/1 150/1 100/1 150/1)
SP 40/1

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chased leaders, 4th halfway, ridden in 6th 2f out, no extra over 1f out
10th
1.75L
silks
Spittal Field (IRE) 2, b g 8-12 (S R Murphy)
(1:28.72) (Drawn 5)
Elusive Pimpernel (USA) - Dutifully (IRE)(Authorized (IRE))
Breeder - Mrs P Condon

(Morning price: 200/1 125/1 200/1 150/1)
(Ring price: 40/1 50/1) SP 50/1

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slowly into stride and towards rear, ridden and no impression over 2f out, kept on one pace
11th
shd
silks
Hen Party (IRE) 2, ch f 8-9 (Thomas Cleary)
(1:28.74) (Drawn 9)
Arakan (USA) - Wedding Day (GB)(With Approval (CAN))
Breeder - Brian O'Connor

(Morning price: 150/1 100/1 150/1 200/1)
(Ring price: 66/1 80/1 100/1) SP 100/1

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mid-division, ridden 3f out, no impression 2f out, kept on one pace
12th
0.75L
silks
Flemings Hill (IRE) 2, b g 9-5 (G J Moylan)
(1:28.85) (Drawn 7)cp1sr
Zebedee (GB) - Shinto Duchess (IRE)(Bachelor Duke (USA))
Breeder - Godfrey Moylan

(Morning price: 150/1 80/1 150/1 125/1 150/1)
SP 66/1

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always towards rear, ridden and no impression over 2f out
13th
2L
silks
Moorepark Lad (IRE) 2, b g 9-0 (Edward Battersby)
(1:29.24) (Drawn 11)bl1
Lilbourne Lad (IRE) - Dash Back (USA)(Sahm (USA))
Breeder - Eddie Battersby

(Morning price: 200/1)
SP 66/1

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mid-division best, ridden and dropped towards rear 3f out, soon no impression
14th
45L
silks
Night Myth (IRE) 2, b f 8-7 (Miss Rachel O'Neill)
(1:37.12) (Drawn 3)sr
Epaulette (AUS) - Angel Nights (IRE)(Night Shift (USA))
Breeder - Mrs Sheila O'Ryan

(Morning price: 125/1 100/1 125/1 150/1)
(Ring price: 66/1 80/1) SP 80/1

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dwelt, soon outpaced and well behind, eased 2 1/2f out, tailed off
Off 6.00
Time 1m. 25.63 secs, which is 0.05 secs faster than the course average on today's going
Tote Exacta- €3.50
Tote Trifecta- €23.70
CSF- €3.49.

Non runners Tempestua , Rock In Society , Matter Of Time

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