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Going - Soft (Good to Soft in places). 

Placepot Pool - £104,188.18 Winning Units - 2726.5 Dividend - £27.80. Quadpot Pool - £10,386.56 Winning Units - 399.61 Dividend - £19.20. Place Six Dividend - £15.45. Place Five Dividend - £10.94.

1st
silks
William Henry (IRE) 8, b g 11-7 (Walters Plant Hire Ltd)
Rated 145
King's Theatre (IRE) - Cincuenta (IRE)(Bob Back (USA))
Breeder - Michael Carroll

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

Tote Win £7.20 Place £1.60
loading past form
chased leaders on inside led and went right last, stayed on strongly run-in, ridden out, bit in hand
2nd
0.75L
silks
Spiritofthegames (IRE) 6, b g 10-12 (Mr N W Lake)
Rated 134
Darsi (FR) - Lucy Walters (IRE)(King's Ride)
Breeder - Paddy Kinsella

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

loading past form
held up towards rear, good headway chasing leaders after 3 out, led on outside before the last, narrowly headed last, ridden and stayed on same pace run-in
3rd
2L
silks
Red Indian (GB) 6, b g 11-1 (Preston Lodge Stud)
Rated 134
Sulamani (IRE) - Rafiya (GB)(Halling (USA))
Breeder - Preston Lodge Stud

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

Place £2.70
loading past form
tracked leaders, hit 5th, went 2nd 3 out, soon led, ridden and joined next, headed before the last, 3rd and one pace run-in
4th
shd
silks
Topofthegame (IRE) 6, ch g 11-6 (Mr Chris Giles & Mr&Mrs P K Barber)
ts2 Rated 139
Flemensfirth (USA) - Derry Vale (IRE)(Mister Lord (USA))
Breeder - Patrick Kavanagh

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

loading past form
held up towards rear of mid-division, headway on wide outside approaching 2 out, went 4th before the last, kept on under pressure run-in, not pace to challenge
5th
1L
silks
Diese Des Bieffes (FR) 5, gr g 10-11 (Sullivan Bloodstock Limited)
Rated 135
Martaline (GB) - Chanel Du Berlais (FR)(Saint Preuil (FR))
Breeder - Marc Bridoux

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

loading past form
held up towards rear, headway approaching 3 out, ridden and outpaced before next, 5th and one pace last
6th
4.5L
silks
Coeur Blimey (IRE) 7, b g 10-10 (Keith Harris & Tom Gardner)
Rated 132
Winged Love (IRE) - Eastender (GB)(Opening Verse (USA))
Breeder - J. P. King

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

loading past form
chased leaders on outside, mistake 4 out, urged along after 3 out, every chance when hit 2 out, ridden and weakened between last 2
7th
1.5L
silks
Le Patriote (FR) 6, b g 10-8 (Canard Vert Racing Club)
Rated 127
Poliglote (GB) - Sentosa (FR)(Kaldounevees (FR))
Breeder - Mr Guillaume Vitse & Mme Camille Vitse

(Morning price: 12/1 14/1 16/1 14/1 16/1 18/1 16/1)
(Ring price: 16/1 20/1 16/1 14/1 12/1 10/1) SP 10/1

loading past form
chased leaders, every chance 2 out, ridden and weakened before last
8th
2.25L
silks
Dentley De Mee (FR) 5, b g 10-3 (Babbit Racing)
Rated 125
Lauro (GER) - Natty Twigy (FR)(Video Rock (FR))
Breeder - Dr Vet Claude Gerard Chambery

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

loading past form
always towards rear, never threatened
9th
4L
silks
Man From Mars (GB) 6, b g 10-3 (Chasing Gold Racing Club)
Rated 122
Schiaparelli (GER) - Diletia (GB)(Dilum (USA))
Breeder - T. H. Chadney

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

loading past form
raced wide, mistake and weakened 5th, soon behind
10th
2L
silks
Bags Groove (IRE) 7, b g 11-12 (Mr Michael Pescod)
ts+ Rated 145
Oscar (IRE) - Golden Moment (IRE)(Roselier (FR))
Breeder - Mrs Valerie Dalgetty

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

loading past form
chased winner until 3 out, chased leaders, weakened before 2 out
11th
1L
silks
Wishfull Dreaming (GB) 7, ch g 10-8 (Mrs Diana L Whateley)
ts1 Rated 127
Alflora (IRE) - Poussetiere Deux (FR)(Garde Royale)
Breeder - R. F. and S. D. Knipe

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

loading past form
always towards rear, never involved
12th
1.25L
silks
Dino Velvet (FR) 5, b g 10-4 (McNeill Family & Niall Farrell)
Rated 123
Naaqoos (GB) - Matgil (FR)(Grape Tree Road (GB))
Breeder - Mr Herve Viallon

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

loading past form
mid-division, headway chasing leaders 4 out, weakened on long run before 2 out
13th
47L
silks
El Terremoto (FR) 6, b g 11-9 (Mr Simon Munir & Mr Isaac Souede)
Rated 142
Spirit One (FR) - By Decree (USA)(With Approval (CAN))
Breeder - S.C.E.A. Montigny & Mlle C. Brunaud

(Morning price: 50/1 40/1 50/1 66/1 80/1 66/1 80/1)
(Ring price: 50/1 66/1) SP 66/1

loading past form
held up towards rear, ridden and struggling after 3 out, never a factor, tailed off
p.u.
silks
River Frost (GB) 6, b g 11-12 (Mr John P McManus)
Rated 145
Silver Frost (IRE) - River Test (GB)(Beat Hollow (UNR))
Breeder - Team Hogdala AB

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

loading past form
never travelled or jumped with any fluency in rear, mistake and reminder after 1st, struggling in rear when pulled up after 6th
p.u.
silks
Top Ville Ben (IRE) 6, b g 11-9 (Harbour Rose Partnership)
hd7 Rated 142
Beneficial (GB) - Great Decision (IRE)(Simply Great (FR))
Breeder - Edward Prendergast & Mrs Helen Gillman

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

loading past form
keen to get on with it, led until headed after 3 out, weakened quickly and pulled up before 2 out
p.u.
silks
I Shot The Sheriff (IRE) 11, b g 11-4 (Mr Malcolm C Denmark)
Rated 137
Westerner (GB) - Sherin (GER)(Surumu (GER))
Breeder - M. Mahon

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

loading past form
always behind, tailed off and pulled up before 2 out
Off 2.41
Time 5m. 12.12 secs, which is 19.89 secs faster than the course average on today's going
CSF £112.32.
Tricast £936.34.
Tote Exacta £114.00.
Tote Trifecta £1477.90.


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