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Going - Changed after 2nd to Soft, yielding in places (h´dle/bumper), Yielding (chse). Overcast

Jackpot Pool - €15,000.00 Winning Units - 4 Dividend - €2,625.00. Placepot Pool - €57,609.45 Winning Units - 408.24 Dividend - €98.70. Pick Six Not Won.Pool €27,914.47 carried forward to Leopardstown on Sun, 29th Dec. Tote Aggregate - €429716.00.

1st
silks
Treacysenniscorthy (IRE) 7, b g 9-9 (Paula Widger)
(6:12.1 7.59 secs faster on today's going ) Rated 119
Beneficial (GB) - Bridge Hotel Katie (IRE)(Glacial Storm (USA))
Breeder - James Treacy

(Morning price: 14/1 16/1 18/1 20/1 16/1 14/1 11/1)
(Ring price: 14/1 12/1 11/1 10/1 9/1 8/1 15/2 7/1) SP 7/1

Tote Win €8.70 Place €2.50
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made all, went on and slight mistake last, kept on well run-in, reduced lead but always holding on at the finish
2nd
1L
silks
Ronald Pump (GB) 6, ch g 11-10 (Laois Limerick Syndicate)
(6:12.4) ts+hd+ Rated 145
Schiaparelli (GER) - Fruit Yoghurt (GB)(Hernando (FR))
Breeder - Whitley Stud & Tony Meehan

(Morning price: 12/1 10/1 9/1 10/1 9/1 8/1 7/1 6/1 9/1)
(Ring price: 9/1 10/1 9/1) SP 9/1

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waited with, 19th from 5th, headway 5 out, chased leaders and not much room straight, switched right approaching last, kept on well run-in, not reach winner
3rd
2.5L
silks
Stacks Mountain (GB) 6, b g 9-9 (John Patrick Byrne)
(6:12.9) cp3 Rated 123
Black Sam Bellamy (IRE) - Well Maid (GB)(Saddlers' Hall (IRE))
Breeder - Brian & Gwen Griffiths

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

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always prominent, effort from before 2 out, kept on same pace from last
4th
0.5L
silks
Tout Est Permis (FR) 6, gr g 10-6 (Gigginstown House Stud)
(6:13.0) Rated 127
Linda's Lad (GB) - Kadalbleue (FR)(Kadalko (FR))
Breeder - MME Isabelle Peltier

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

Place €1.70
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mid-division early, 13th from 5th, headway and slight mistake 3 out, soon effort, slight mistake last, kept on same pace run-in
5th
0.5L
silks
High Sparrow (IRE) 6, ch g 10-1 (Best of the Rest Syndicate)
(6:13.1) bl3 Rated 129
Shantou (USA) - Belladventure (IRE)(Carroll House)
Breeder - Mr J Coleman

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

loading past form
a little keen, tracked leaders, 6th from 5th, impeded into straight, soon switched left, slight mistake last and one pace
6th
1.5L
silks
The Storyteller (IRE) 8, ch g 11-7 (Mrs P Sloan)
(6:13.4) Rated 142
Shantou (USA) - Bally Bolshoi (IRE)(Bob Back (USA))
Breeder - R Cotton & S Lannigan O'Keeffe

(Morning price: 9/1 10/1 11/1 12/1 14/1 16/1 12/1)
(Ring price: 16/1 14/1 12/1 10/1 11/1) SP 11/1

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mid-division early, 15th from 5th, moderate 11th before 2 out and headway, kept on without threatening straight
7th
0.75L
silks
Rock De Baune (FR) 5, b g 10-4 (John P McManus)
(6:13.6) Rated 125
Saddex (GB) - Sofia De Baune (FR)(Saint Cyrien (FR))
Breeder - S C E A Ecurie Domaine De Baune & M Bernard Hallope

(Morning price: 6/1 13/2 6/1 13/2 6/1 13/2 6/1 4/1 10/3 3/1 4/1)
(Ring price: 7/2 4/1 7/2 4/1) SP 4/1

loading past form
soon chased leaders, 8th from 5th, effort and slight mistake 2 out, not fluent last, kept on same pace run-in
8th
0.75L
silks
Mister Fogpatches (IRE) 5, gr g 9-10 (J B Fahy)
(6:13.7) Rated 116
Fairly Ransom (USA) - Jenniferjo (IRE)(Witness Box (USA))
Breeder - Mr J B Fahy

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

loading past form
mid-division early, 9th from 5th, headway when slight mistakes 3 out and 2 out, kept on same pace from before last
9th
5.5L
silks
Sire Du Berlais (FR) 7, b g 12-1 (John P McManus)
(6:14.8) ts8cp4 Rated 150
Poliglote (GB) - Royale Athenia (FR)(Garde Royale)
Breeder - M Jean-Marc Lucas, MLLE Louise Collet & MLLE Camille Collet

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

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waited with, pushed along briefly 5th in 20th, pushed along again from 7th, some headway and kept on same pace without threatening from before 2 out
10th
2.5L
silks
A Great View (IRE) 8, b/br g 11-1 (John P McManus)
(6:15.4) Rated 136
Kayf Tara (GB) - Liss A Chroi (IRE)(Exit To Nowhere (USA))
Breeder - Niall Flynn

(Morning price: 16/1 14/1 16/1 14/1 12/1 11/1 10/1 9/1 8/1 11/1)
(Ring price: 10/1 11/1) SP 11/1

loading past form
waited with, 18th from 5th, some headway and not fluent 3 out, no impression from before 2 out, ran on without threatening run-in
11th
0.75L
silks
Ellie Mac (IRE) 6, b m 9-8 (Niccolai Schuster Horse Racing Club)
(6:15.5) cp8 Rated 122
Court Cave (IRE) - Dizzy's Whisper (IRE)(Supreme Leader)
Breeder - Mrs Anne McDonnell

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

loading past form
waited with early, closed up approaching 5th, soon 4th, no extra and one pace straight
12th
2.5L
silks
Turbojet (GB) 8, b g 9-10 (Mrs P J Conway)
(6:16.1) Rated 120
Authorized (IRE) - Fascinating Hill (FR)(Danehill (USA))
Breeder - C R Mason

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

loading past form
prominent, effort from before 2 out, no extra and one pace straight
13th
0.5L
silks
Court Maid (IRE) 6, b f 10-7 (Rory F Larkin)
(6:16.2) Rated 128
Court Cave (IRE) - She's A Venture (IRE)(Supreme Leader)
Breeder - Michael Crean

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

loading past form
waited with, 22nd from 5th, some headway but no impression from before 2 out, kept on without threatening
14th
9L
silks
Mon Lino (FR) 7, b g 10-6 (John P McManus)
(6:18.0) bl3 Rated 127
Martaline (GB) - Dalina (FR)(Trempolino (USA))
Breeder - Ecurie Garcia Manuel

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

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soon chased leaders, 7th from 5th, pushed along from 3 out, no extra from before next
15th
7.5L
silks
Great White Shark (FR) 5, gr f 10-13 (Malcolm C Denmark)
(6:19.5) Rated 134
Le Havre (IRE) - Trip To Fame (FR)(Lordmare (FR))
Breeder - Mme Anne-Marie D'Estainville Gedik

(Morning price: 14/1 16/1 20/1 22/1 20/1)
SP 20/1

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a little keen, waited with, 16th from 5th, slight mistakes 7th and 3 out, no extra from before 2 out
16th
2.25L
silks
Scoir Mear (IRE) 9, gr g 10-9 (John P McManus)
(6:20.0) Rated 130
Exit To Nowhere (USA) - Princess Rosie (IRE)(Roselier (FR))
Breeder - Mrs Maria O'Brien

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

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waited with, 23rd from 5th, slight mistake 5 out, no extra from before 2 out
17th
nk
silks
Noble Endeavor (IRE) 10, b g 10-10 (C Jones)
(6:20.1) cp+ Rated 131
Flemensfirth (USA) - Old Moon (IRE)(Old Vic)
Breeder - R McCarthy

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

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a little slow at 1st, soon mid-division, 14th from 5th, slight mistake 5 out, no extra from before 2 out
18th
20L
silks
Shanwalla (IRE) 5, b g 10-4 (Natalie Gilligan)
(6:24.0) Rated 125
Dubai Destination (USA) - Berties Sister (IRE)(Golden Tornado (IRE))
Breeder - Tony Kilkenny

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

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a little keen, not always fluent jumping, soon tracked leaders, 5th from 5th, lost place approaching 2 out, weakened
19th
5L
silks
Agent Boru (IRE) 8, b g 9-12 (Roberto Syndicate)
(6:25.1) ts2bl1 Rated 119
Brian Boru (GB) - Agent Scully (IRE)(Simply Great (FR))
Breeder - Mrs Ann Casey

(Morning price: 40/1 50/1 40/1 50/1 40/1 50/1)
SP 50/1

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waited with, soon towards rear, never a factor
20th
15L
silks
Eight And Bob (GB) 6, b g 11-1 (Act D Wagg Syndicate)
(6:28.1) Rated 136
Big Bad Bob (IRE) - Mare Nostrum (GB)(Caerleon (USA))
Breeder - Niarchos Family

(Morning price: 14/1 16/1 20/1 22/1 25/1 28/1)
(Ring price: 33/1 28/1) SP 28/1

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mid-division early, not always fluent jumping, 12th from 5th, no extra approaching 2 out
21st
1.25L
silks
Thermistocles (IRE) 7, b g 10-11 (Miss Sarah O'Brien)
(6:28.3) bl1 Rated 132
Oscar (IRE) - Alpine View (IRE)(Witness Box (USA))
Breeder - Patrick Kinsella

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

loading past form
waited with, soon towards rear, 21st from 5th, some headway into moderate 10th before 2 out, soon weakened
22nd
4.25L
silks
Presented Well (IRE) 6, b g 10-7 (Bellamy Syndicate)
(6:29.2) Rated 128
Oscar (IRE) - Millstream Express (IRE)(Presenting (GB))
Breeder - E Durack

(Morning price: 22/1 25/1 22/1 18/1 20/1 18/1 16/1 14/1 16/1 14/1)
SP 14/1

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a little keen, soon chased leaders, 10th from 5th, weakened from before 2 out
23rd
2.5L
silks
Cuneo (FR) 7, b g 11-1 (Gigginstown House Stud)
(6:29.7) bl1 Rated 136
Kapgarde (FR) - Mefertiti (FR)(Epervier Bleu)
Breeder - M Dominique Moreau

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

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mid-division early, 11th from 5th, slight mistake 7th and soon reminder and lost position, no danger after
24th
64L
silks
Mortal (IRE) 7, b g 10-6 (Gigginstown House Stud)
(6:42.6) ts+ Rated 127
King's Theatre (IRE) - Pomme Tiepy (FR)(Apple Tree (FR))
Breeder - Corrib Racing

(Morning price: 9/1 10/1 12/1 11/1 12/1 14/1 16/1 18/1 20/1 18/1)
(Ring price: 20/1 18/1 20/1 18/1 16/1) SP 16/1

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waited with, soon towards rear, no extra approaching 2 out, completely tailed off
p.u.
silks
Defy De Mee (FR) 6, b g 10-6 (Defying The Odds Syndicate)
Rated 127(-0 after this run)
Country Reel (USA) - Koeur De Mee (FR)(Video Rock (FR))
Breeder - M Andre Marcel Pommerai

(Morning price: 33/1 40/1 33/1 40/1 33/1)
SP 33/1

loading past form
waited with, soon towards rear, jumped big 1st and 2nd, 17th from 5th, no extra and pulled up before 2 out
Off 12.51
Time 6m. 12.10 secs, which is 7.59 secs faster than the course average on today's going
Tote Exacta- €99.40
CSF- €69.81
Tricast- €2092.09.

Non runners The Jam Man (going), Royal Thief (stone bruise)
2018 Cuneo 6 10-7 Rachael Blackmore 12/1 (Henry De Bromhead)
2017 Mine Now 9 10-7 Mr R Deegan (7) 33/1 (Peter Fahey)
2016 Electric Concorde 5 10-11 D J Mullins 11/1 (J H Culloty)
2015 Forever Gold 8 9-13 C D Timmons (5) 16/1 (Edward Cawley)
2014 Usuel Smurfer 6 10-8 A P Heskin 20/1 (John Joseph Hanlon)

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