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Going - Heavy. 

Jackpot Dividend - £8,397.20. Placepot Dividend - £21.60. Quadpot Dividend - £3.80. Place Six Dividend - £12.53. Place Five Dividend - £4.55.

1st
silks
Smooth Stepper (GB) 11, b g 10-0 (Mr Ben Brackenbury)
sr Rated 133
Alflora (IRE) - Jazzy Refrain (IRE)(Jareer (USA))
Breeder - Paul Zetter

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

Tote Win £46.00 Place £7.20
loading past form
chased leaders, lost place before 5th, in rear 8th, closed from 17th, went 3rd 2 out, went 2nd next, stayed on dourly, led flat, edged right close home
2nd
1.5L
silks
Lord Du Mesnil (FR) 7, b g 10-8 (Mr Paul Porter)
ts+cp+ Rated 147
Saint Des Saints (FR) - Ladies Choice (FR)(Turgeon (USA))
Breeder - Mme Henri Devin

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

loading past form
prominent, led after 9th, ridden and 3 lengths clear before last, headed flat, held towards finish
3rd
19L
silks
Yala Enki (FR) 10, b g 11-7 (Hills of Ledbury Ltd)
sr Rated 157
Nickname (FR) - Cadiane (FR)(Cadoudal (FR))
Breeder - Esteve Rouchvarger et al

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

loading past form
prominent, mistake 18th, 4th and struggling 3 out, well beaten next, went 3rd before last
4th
12L
silks
The Two Amigos (GB) 8, b g 10-6 (Bradley Partnership)
Rated 142
Midnight Legend (GB) - As Was (GB)(Epalo (GER))
Breeder - Upton Viva Stud

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

loading past form
led until after 9th, prominent after, lost 2nd pecked badly 2 out, soon weakened
5th
31L
silks
Vintage Clouds (IRE) 10, gr g 11-4 (Mr Trevor Hemmings)
Rated 154
Cloudings (IRE) - Rare Vintage (IRE)(Germany (USA))
Breeder - Gleadhill House Stud Ltd

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

loading past form
chased leaders, pushed along after 13th, lost place before 18th, well beaten 4 out, tailed off
6th
34L
silks
Pobbles Bay (IRE) 10, b g 10-0 (Mr David M Williams)
Rated 135
Oscar (IRE) - Rose De Beaufai (FR)(Solon (GER))
Breeder - James T. Williams

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

loading past form
always towards rear, well behind 18th, tailed off
p.u.
silks
Elegant Escape (IRE) 8, b g 11-12 (Mr J P Romans)
ts1bl3sr Rated 162
Dubai Destination (USA) - Graineuaile (IRE)(Orchestra)
Breeder - Jay Leahy

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

loading past form
rear of mid-division, mistake 9th, headway when mistake 10th, jumped right 11th and 12th, weakened 14th, tailed off 17th, pulled up before 4 out
p.u.
silks
One For Arthur (IRE) 11, b g 10-12 (Two Golf Widows)
ts8cp1WSsr Rated 148
Milan (GB) - Nonnetia (FR)(Trempolino (USA))
Breeder - Mr J. P. Dwan

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

loading past form
jumped left, never going and not that fluent in rear, behind when pulled up before 15th
p.u.
silks
Steely Addition (IRE) 8, b g 10-11 (Step By Step)
Rated 147
Craigsteel (GB) - Blond's Addition (IRE)(Lord Americo)
Breeder - Miss D. and P. Keating

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

loading past form
towards rear on inside, headway when bumped 1th, mistake 18th, not much room final bend, weakened 4 out, pulled up before 3 out
p.u.
silks
Geronimo (GB) 9, ch g 10-0 (Mr Ken McGarrity)
Rated 136
Kadastrof (FR) - Triggers Ginger (GB)(Double Trigger (IRE))
Breeder - Mr W. J. Lee

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

loading past form
mid-division on outside, blundered badly 15th, well beaten after, pulled up after 3 out
Off 3.15
Time 7m. 38.20 secs, which is 26.94 secs faster than the course average on today's going
Tote Exacta- £326.60
Tote Trifecta- £1279.50
CSF- £223.38
Tricast- £740.38.

Non runner Ballyoptic ( Running in 1st Preference Race )
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