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Jackpot Pool - €5,000.00 Winning Units - 2 Dividend - €1,750.00. Placepot Pool - €27,740.07 Winning Units - 459.05 Dividend - €42.30. Pick Six Not Won.Pool €13,253.77 carried forward to Thurles on Thu, 8th Nov. Tote Aggregate - €101916.82.

1st
silks
Too Precious (IRE) 3, b f 9-0 (Annus Mirabilis Syndicate)
(2:14.29 1.07 secs faster on today's going ) (Drawn 6)ts4sr Rated 58
Holy Roman Emperor (IRE) - Delicate Charm (IRE)(High Chaparral (IRE))
Breeder - Whisperview Trading Ltd

(Morning price: 18/1 20/1 18/1 14/1 10/1 9/1 10/1 8/1 10/1 8/1 15/2 8/1 15/2 8/1 10/1 11/1)
(Ring price: 11/1 10/1 9/1 8/1) SP 8/1

Tote Win €10.10 Place €2.70
loading past form
mid-division early, soon 9th, 11th from halfway, headway on outer straight, led inside final furlong and stayed on well to assert closing stages
2nd
2.5L
silks
Lady De Vesci (IRE) 5, ch f 9-7 (F Sommer)
(2:14.65) (Drawn 3) Rated 55
Approve (IRE) - La Bandola (GER)(Black Sam Bellamy (IRE))
Breeder - Mr Frank Sommer

(Morning price: 5/1 9/2 4/1 7/2 10/3 7/2 4/1 7/2 10/3 7/2)
(Ring price: 7/2 10/3 3/1 11/4 5/2) SP 5/2Jfav

Place €1.02
loading past form
waited with, soon raced in 11th, 10th from halfway, headway behind horses into straight, effort between horses from over 1f out, kept on without matching winner closing stages
3rd
1.5L
silks
Alwarda (IRE) 4, ch f 8-9 (J Monaghan)
(2:14.89) (Drawn 8)ts5 Rated 46
Tamayuz (GB) - Midnight Glimmer (IRE)(Dr Devious (IRE))
Breeder - J Monaghan

(Morning price: 15/2 8/1 9/1 10/1 11/1 12/1 11/1 14/1 12/1 20/1 11/1 14/1 20/1 14/1 16/1 18/1 28/1 25/1)
SP 25/1

loading past form
disputed lead early, soon raced in 6th, 4th from halfway, challenged and on terms over 1f out, headed inside final furlong, one pace in 3rd closing stages
4th
3L
silks
Manorov (GB) 8, b g 8-13 (Mrs Pauline McCourt)
(2:15.37) (Drawn 9)ts+vs+ Rated 50(-5 after this run)
Sholokhov (IRE) - Mandel Set (GER)(Second Set (IRE))
Breeder - Patinack Farm

(Morning price: 28/1 33/1 25/1 33/1 28/1 33/1 40/1 33/1 40/1 33/1 50/1 66/1)
SP 66/1

loading past form
towards rear, headway and effort straight to soon chase leaders, kept on without threatening inside final furlong
5th
0.5L
silks
Sleepy Head (IRE) 5, b f 9-7 (W Foley)
(2:15.49) (Drawn 13)hd+ Rated 60
Rip Van Winkle (IRE) - Billys Dream (GB)(Dubai Destination (USA))
Breeder - Bill & Penny Foley

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

loading past form
tracked leaders early, soon 2nd, on terms halfway, led approaching straight, joined over 1f out, soon headed, no extra and one pace inside final furlong
6th
shd
silks
Chaparral Dream (IRE) 3, b g 9-6 (D Daly)
(2:15.50) (Drawn 14) Rated 57(-3 after this run)
High Chaparral (IRE) - Dream Time (GB)(Rainbow Quest (USA))
Breeder - Philip Brady

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

loading past form
mid-division early, soon raced in 10th, 8th from halfway, headway and effort straight, kept on same pace from over 1f out
7th
0.5L
silks
Maid In Manhattan (IRE) 4, b m 9-5 (John Breslin)
(2:15.57) (Drawn 7)ts5 Rated 53
Fame And Glory (GB) - Silly Goose (IRE)(Sadler's Wells (USA))
Breeder - Mr John Breslin

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

loading past form
mid-division early, soon 7th, 9th from halfway, switched left to inner into straight, kept on same pace from over 1f out
8th
3.75L
silks
War Room (IRE) 9, b g 9-2 (Garry Fleming & Niall Partnership)
(2:16.25) (Drawn 2) Rated 50
Holy Roman Emperor (IRE) - Shot At Love (IRE)(Last Tycoon)
Breeder - Frank O'Malley

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

loading past form
disputed lead early, soon 4th, 5th from halfway, kept on same pace from under 2f out
9th
0.75L
silks
Dromana (IRE) 3, b f 9-7 (Mrs Sonia Rogers)
(2:16.36) (Drawn 12)sr Rated 58
Dutch Art (GB) - Tecla (IRE)(Whipper (USA))
Breeder - Airlie Stud & Mrs S M Rogers

(Morning price: 7/2 4/1 9/2 5/1 11/2 5/1 9/2 11/2 4/1 9/2 3/1 5/2 9/4 7/4 3/1)
(Ring price: 3/1 11/4 3/1 7/2 3/1 11/4 5/2) SP 5/2Jfav

loading past form
slightly impeded and pushed along in last early, towards rear, pushed along again approaching straight where raced on outer, soon one pace
10th
14L
silks
Messerati Kid (IRE) 3, b g 9-10 (Adrian Murray)
(2:18.77) (Drawn 10) Rated 61
Lord Shanakill (USA) - Road Tosky (IRE)(Elusive City (USA))
Breeder - Eadling Farm & Tula Tula Ltd

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

loading past form
chased leaders early, soon 8th, 7th from halfway, pushed along approaching straight, soon no impression
11th
5L
silks
Sarzana (IRE) 3, b f 8-1 (John Geoghegan)
(2:19.70) (Drawn 11) Rated 43(-2 after this run)
Harbour Watch (IRE) - Gentle Soul (IRE)(Iffraaj (GB))
Breeder - Mr Brian Gallivan

(Morning price: 18/1 20/1 22/1 25/1 22/1 25/1 33/1 66/1)
SP 66/1

loading past form
tracked leaders, soon 5th, 6th from halfway, pushed along approaching straight, no impression and edged left 2f out, soon no extra
12th
2.5L
silks
Nevsky (IRE) 5, b g 9-1 (John Joseph O'Keeffe)
(2:20.16) (Drawn 4) Rated 54
Alex The Winner (USA) - Mysterious Guest (FR)(Barathea (IRE))
Breeder - Herbertstown House Stud & M Burns

(Morning price: 28/1 33/1 40/1 33/1 20/1 33/1)
(Ring price: 28/1 33/1 25/1 20/1 16/1 14/1 16/1) SP 16/1

loading past form
soon led, joined halfway, headed approaching straight, soon no extra
13th
11L
silks
Saint Irini (IRE) 4, ch f 9-0 (David Jordan)
(2:22.13) (Drawn 1)cp5sr Rated 55(-3 after this run)
Dream Ahead (USA) - Blessed Luck (IRE)(Rock Of Gibraltar (IRE))
Breeder - Aleyrion Bloodstock Ltd

(Morning price: 8/1 15/2 6/1 13/2 7/1 11/2 5/1 9/2 5/1 9/2 5/1 11/2 5/1 11/2 5/1 11/2 6/1 13/2 8/1 10/1)
(Ring price: 10/1 9/1 10/1) SP 10/1

loading past form
chased leaders early, soon 3rd, on terms briefly halfway, soon ridden, weakened approaching straight
Off 8.34
Time 2m. 14.29 secs, which is 1.07 secs faster than the course average on today's going
Tote Exacta- €42.50
Tote Trifecta- €723.20
CSF- €30.51
Tricast- €520.73.

Non runners Nulife (coughing), Gallant Girl , Royal Admiral Fake Media(50/1) was withdrawn not under orders. Rule 4 does not apply.
2017 Sleepy Head 4 9-12 P J Smullen 5/2 (Patrick J Flynn) (Drawn 11)

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