Header
Text here
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
Forged In Fire (IRE) 4, b g 11-4 (Gigginstown House Stud)
(4:00.0 7.80 secs faster on today's going )
Presenting (GB) - Green Star (FR)(Green Tune (USA))
Breeder - Meadhill Stables

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

Tote Win €9.90 Place €1.90
loading past form
tracked leaders, pushed along over 4f out, challenged 2f out, soon on terms, gained narrow lead inside final furlong and stayed on best
2nd
0.5L
silks
Ferny Hollow (IRE) 4, b/br g 11-11 (Cheveley Park Stud)
(4:00.1)
Westerner (GB) - Mirazur (IRE)(Good Thyne (USA))
Breeder - Kenneth Parkhill

(Morning price: 4/6 8/13 4/6 8/13 4/6 8/13 4/6 8/11 4/5 4/6 8/13 4/7 8/15 4/9 4/7)
(Ring price: 8/15 4/7 8/13 4/7 8/13) SP 8/13fav

Place €1.02
loading past form
led, travelling smoothly approaching straight, pressed from 2f out, soon joined, narrowly headed and kept on without matching winner inside final furlong
3rd
17L
silks
Alko Rouge (FR) 5, b g 11-9 (W T F Partnership)
(4:03.5)
Balko (FR) - Lavirca Rouge (FR)(Lavirco (GER))
Breeder - M Xavier Leredde

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

loading past form
prominent in 2nd, pushed along approaching straight, soon no extra and one pace
4th
0.75L
silks
Fakiera (FR) 4, b/br g 11-11 (Tim O'Driscoll)
(4:03.8)
Cokoriko (FR) - Stella D'engilbert (FR)(Network (GER))
Breeder - M Philippe Achard

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

loading past form
tracked leaders, pushed along under 4f out, no impression and switched left over 2f out, one pace
5th
31L
silks
California Holiday (IRE) 5, br g 11-7 (F McCarthy)
(4:09.9)
Stowaway (GB) - Oh So Breezy (IRE)(Be My Native (USA))
Breeder - Michael C Griffin

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

loading past form
waited with towards rear, some headway but pushed along over 4f out, soon no impression, one pace
6th
3.75L
silks
Carrig Rock (IRE) 4, b g 11-4 (Maurice Sheehy)
(4:10.7)
Shirocco (GER) - Carrig Millie (IRE)(Milan (GB))
Breeder - Maurice Sheehy

(Morning price: 150/1 100/1 125/1 100/1 50/1 40/1 33/1 50/1 40/1 50/1)
SP 50/1

loading past form
tracked leaders, pushed along from 5f out, soon no extra, one pace
7th
nk
silks
Fierami (FR) 4, b/br g 11-11 (Gigginstown House Stud)
(4:10.7)
Network (GER) - Une Brik (FR)(Brier Creek (USA))
Breeder - E A R L Trinquet, M Trinquet, O Trinquet

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

loading past form
waited with behind leaders and raced towards inner, no impression and pushed along over 4f out, one pace
8th
14L
silks
It Could Be You (IRE) 5, gr g 11-7 (Mrs Helen Mullins)
(4:13.6)
Carlotamix (FR) - Bonmahon Charm (IRE)(Oscar (IRE))
Breeder - Richard Fitzgerald

(Morning price: 66/1 50/1 66/1 28/1)
(Ring price: 25/1 28/1) SP 28/1

loading past form
tracked leaders, pushed along before halfway and lost position, soon no danger
9th
43L
silks
Fidji Emery (FR) 4, gr g 11-4 (Gigginstown House Stud)
(4:22.2)
Vision D'Etat (FR) - Queissa (FR)(Saint Preuil (FR))
Breeder - Ecurie Nicolas Taudon,Suc J Poitou

(Morning price: 6/1 13/2 7/1 8/1 9/1 8/1 9/1 8/1 9/1 8/1 9/1 11/1 12/1)
(Ring price: 16/1 14/1 12/1 11/1 10/1) SP 10/1

loading past form
waited with behind leaders, pushed along over 6f out, weakened from 4f out, completely tailed off
10th
51L
silks
Sadies Trix (IRE) 4, b f 10-11 (Timothy Delaney)
(4:32.3)
Flemensfirth (USA) - Play Trix (IRE)(Saddlers' Hall (IRE))
Breeder - Jennifer Coleman & Philip Heskin

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

loading past form
waited with towards rear, pushed along before halfway, soon no danger, completely tailed off

THE IRISH TIMES