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Going - Heavy. 

Placepot Pool - £59,487.37 Winning Units - 808.81 Dividend - £53.60. Quadpot Pool - £3,849.81 Winning Units - 174.9 Dividend - £16.20. Place Six Dividend - £61.51. Place Five Dividend - £21.76.

1st
silks
Suzi's Connoisseur (GB) 3, b g 9-3 (Greenstead Hall Racing Ltd)
(Drawn 2)bl2 Rated 100
Art Connoisseur (IRE) - Suzi Spends (IRE)(Royal Applause (GB))
Breeder - Greenstead Hall Racing Ltd

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

Tote Win £8.00 Place £1.80
loading past form
held up towards rear, headway on outside 2f out, ridden chasing leaders over 1f out, 2nd inside final furlong, stayed on under pressure to lead towards finish
2nd
nk
silks
Athletic (GB) 5, b g 8-10 (Mr A S Reid)
(Drawn 3)vs+ Rated 96
Doyen (IRE) - Gentle Irony (GB)(Mazilier (USA))

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

Place £2.10
loading past form
started slowly, held up towards rear, good headway on outside travelling well 3f out, chased leaders over 2f out, led over 1f out, riddden inside final furlong, headed and not quicken towards finish
3rd
4L
silks
Azagal (IRE) 3, b m 8-13 (Mr Roger Sidebottom)
(Drawn 10) Rated 96
Azamour (IRE) - Brave Madam (IRE)(Invincible Spirit (IRE))

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

Place £6.90
loading past form
towards rear and pushed along over 4f out, headway on near side rail over 1f out, went 3rd final 150 yards, eased when no impression close home
4th
2.5L
silks
Joey's Destiny (IRE) 4, ch g 9-1 (Delancey)
(Drawn 4)cp2 Rated 96
Kheleyf (USA) - Maid of Ailsa (USA)(Pivotal (GB))
Breeder - Mr Brian Wallace

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

loading past form
tracked leaders, ridden and outpaced over 1f out, kept on again in closing stages, went 4th post
5th
nose
silks
Kosika (USA) 4, b f 9-1 (Sheikh Hamdan Bin Mohammed Al Maktoum)
(Drawn 11) Rated 96
Hard Spun (USA) - Song of Africa (USA)(Alzao (USA))

(Morning price: 12/1 14/1 16/1 20/1 14/1 10/1)
(Ring price: 14/1 12/1 10/1 8/1) SP 8/1

loading past form
chased leaders on rail, not clear run and switched right over 2f out, ridden over 1f out, kept on same pace final furlong, lost 4th post
6th
1.5L
silks
Modern Tutor (GB) 5, b g 9-1 (Mr D E Brownlow & Mr P Fox)
(Drawn 9) Rated 96
Selkirk (USA) - Magical Romance (IRE)(Barathea (IRE))
Breeder - Kincorth Investments Inc

(Morning price: 7/1 15/2 8/1 12/1 16/1)
(Ring price: 14/1 16/1) SP 16/1

loading past form
led on rail, edged right and headed over 1f out, ridden and no impression when lost 3rd and weakened inside final furlong,
7th
1L
silks
Loving Spirit (GB) 6, b g 9-7 (Incl 6lb penalty) (Loving Spirit Partnership)
(Drawn 5)hd4 Rated 96
Azamour (IRE) - Lolla's Spirit (IRE)(Montjeu (IRE))

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

loading past form
behind, moderate progress inside final furlong, never threatened
8th
0.5L
silks
Cordite (IRE) 3, ch g 9-2 (Shaw Greaves Gamble)
(Drawn 6) Rated 104
Footstepsinthesand (GB) - Marion Haste (IRE)(Ali-royal (IRE))

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

loading past form
went right start, soon chased leader, ridden and lost 2nd 2f out, weakened well over 1f out
9th
14L
silks
Rufford (IRE) 3, b g 9-1 (Mr D W Armstrong & Cheveley Park Stud)
(Drawn 8) Rated 98
Invincible Spirit (IRE) - Speedy Sonata (USA)(Stravinsky (USA))

(Morning price: 8/1 11/1 12/1 14/1 16/1)
SP 16/1

loading past form
chased leaders, pushed along halfway, ridden and weakened over 2f out, behind and eased over 1f out
10th
3.25L
silks
Royal Rascal (GB) 4, b f 9-1 (Mr C H Stevens)
(Drawn 1)ts3bl2 Rated 96
Lucky Story (USA) - Royal Punch (GB)(Royal Applause (GB))

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

loading past form
chased leaders, pushed along halfway, weakened over 2f out, soon behind and eased
Off 3.42
Time 1m. 29.31 secs, which is 0.81 secs faster than the course average on today's going
Tote Exacta- £32.00
Tote Trifecta- £918.10
CSF- £35.87
Tricast- £563.72.

Seolan was withdrawn not under orders. Rule 4 applies to all bets, deduction 5 cent in the euro.

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