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Going - Good (Good to Yielding in places) - Changed to Good after race 5. Cloudy

Jackpot Pool - €483.98 Winning Units - 1 Dividend - €338.70. Placepot Pool - €19,301.08 Winning Units - 656.9 Dividend - €20.50. Tote Aggregate - €89026.00.

1st
silks
Air Supremacy (IRE) 5, b g 11-1 (John P McManus)
(5:26.3 9.36 secs faster on today's going ) ts1cp4 Rated 122(+8 after this run)
Galileo (IRE) - Crystal Valkyrie (IRE)(Danehill (USA))
Breeder - C O P Hanbury

(Morning price: 8/1 9/1 10/1 11/1 12/1 11/1 12/1 14/1 12/1 11/1 9/1 6/1)
(Ring price: 6/1 11/2 6/1 11/2 5/1 11/2) SP 11/2

Tote Win €6.30 Place €2.20
loading past form
towards rear, slightly hampered after 2nd, not fluent at 7th, headway to 5th after 4 out, progress and strongly challenged 2 out, soon led and ridden, asserted before last where not fluent, kept on well
2nd
3L
silks
Spades Are Trumps (IRE) 6, b g 11-3 (John P McManus)
(5:26.8) ts1 Rated 129(+3 after this run)
Yeats (IRE) - Sway (FR)(Califet (FR))
Breeder - Mrs Noreen McManus

(Morning price: 5/1 6/1 11/2 5/1 11/2 6/1 5/1 9/2 4/1 10/3 7/2)
(Ring price: 7/2 4/1 7/2 4/1 7/2 4/1) SP 4/1

loading past form
mid-division, 5th after 8th, headway to 2nd after 4 out, improved to lead 3 out, strongly pressed 2 out, soon headed and ridden, no impression before last, kept on run-in, not trouble winner
3rd
0.75L
silks
Party Playboy (GER) 5, ch g 10-4 (Patrick F Kehoe)
(5:27.0) Rated 111(+2 after this run)
Samum (GER) - La Parabol (FR)(Trempolino (USA))
Breeder - Gestut Karlshof

(Morning price: 11/4 5/2 11/4)
(Ring price: 11/4 5/2 9/4 2/1 15/8) SP 15/8fav

loading past form
tracked leader on outer, closed at 4th, dropped to 3rd after 8th, 4th after 4 out, ridden and every chance in 3rd after 2 out, no impression before last, kept on run-in without threatening
4th
8.5L
silks
Celtic Dancer (IRE) 6, b g 9-6 (Celtic Steps Syndicate)
(5:28.6) Rated 106
Court Cave (IRE) - Dochas Supreme (IRE)(Supreme Leader)
Breeder - Robert B Hodgins

(Morning price: 8/1 15/2 8/1 7/1 8/1 10/1)
SP 10/1

loading past form
close up on inner, progress to 2nd after 8th, not fluent at 9th, 3rd after 4 out, dropped to 4th and ridden before 2 out, one paced before last
5th
1.5L
silks
Static Jack (IRE) 8, b/br g 11-3 (Paul L Drinkwater)
(5:28.9) Rated 124
Heliostatic (IRE) - Kerry Lily (IRE)(Priolo (USA))
Breeder - Mylerstown Stud

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

loading past form
mid-division, dropped to 7th after 8th, niggled along after 4 out, ridden and progress after 3 out, no extra in 5th before last where not fluent
6th
5L
silks
Ballyegan Hero (IRE) 8, b g 10-11 (T A O'Brien)
(5:29.9) Rated 118(-1 after this run)
Oscar (IRE) - Kelly Gales (IRE)(Strong Gale)
Breeder - Pat Tobin

(Morning price: 33/1 22/1 20/1 18/1 16/1 18/1 16/1 14/1 12/1 14/1 12/1 11/1 8/1 12/1)
SP 12/1

loading past form
rear of mid-division, progress to 4th after 8th, dropped to 6th and niggled along after 4 out, no impression 3 out, soon ridden, weakened before last
7th
6L
silks
Mitchouka (FR) 5, b g 11-3 (Gigginstown House Stud)
(5:31.1) ts4bl4 Rated 131(-2 after this run)
Creachadoir (IRE) - Minnaloushe (FR)(Black Minnaloushe (USA))
Breeder - Dr Georges Sandor

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

loading past form
led, almost joined at 4th, increased advantage at 6th where not fluent, asserted before 9th, reduced advantage after 4 out, headed 3 out, weakened quickly
8th
11L
silks
Line Out (IRE) 7, b g 11-6 (Lillingston Family)
(5:33.3) Rated 127(-1 after this run)
Shantou (USA) - Bluebell Line (IRE)(Charnwood Forest (IRE))
Breeder - Exors of the Late A Lillington

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

loading past form
towards rear, improved to 6th after 8th, dropped to 8th and detached after 4 out, weakened after 3 out, never a factor
9th
29L
silks
Shannon Hill (GB) 5, b g 10-3 (Christopher Donnelly)
(5:39.0) Rated 110(-3 after this run)
Kayf Tara (GB) - Shannon Native (IRE)(Be My Native (USA))
Breeder - Megan Bates

(Morning price: 66/1 40/1 66/1 33/1 28/1 25/1 22/1 25/1 33/1)
SP 33/1

loading past form
in rear, 10th after 8th, detached in 9th after 4 out, weakened 3 out, eased 2 out, never a factor
p.u.
silks
Suinda (IRE) 7, b f 10-5 (Luke McMahon)
sr Rated 119
Mahler (GB) - Supreme Matriarch (IRE)(Supreme Leader)
Breeder - Tony Mullins

(Morning price: 9/1 10/1 14/1 12/1 14/1 16/1)
SP 16/1

loading past form
towards rear, stumbled and dropped towards rear after 5th, rider lost iron, pulled up before 6th
Off 5.55
Time 5m. 26.30 secs, which is 9.36 secs faster than the course average on today's going
Tote Exacta- €27.70
Tote Trifecta- €86.80
CSF- €30.07
Tricast- €57.50.

Non runners Neverushacon (injured in transit), Spancil Hill (change in going)
2018 Smitty Bacall 7 10-9 P Townend 8/1 (J R Barry)
2017 Lasoscar 10 10-2 D F O'Regan 14/1 (Liam P Cusack)
2016 Sea Light 8 10-6 P T Enright 6/4Fav (C Byrnes)
2015 Argentino 5 10-12 B J Cooper 8/1 (W P Mullins)
2014 Courtncatcher 7 11-1 Andrew J McNamara 14/1 (Patrick J Duffy)

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