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Going - Good To Firm, good in places (Good after 1st race). Overcast

Jackpot Not Won.Pool €18,260.89 carried forward to Tramore on Fri, 17th Aug. Placepot Pool - €23,639.55 Winning Units - 50.35 Dividend - €328.60. Pick Six Not Won.Pool €9,500.93 carried forward to Tramore on Fri, 17th Aug. Tote Aggregate - €236241.00.

1st
silks
Pincheck (IRE) 4, b g 9-7 (Jon Kelly)
(1:41.36 0.19 secs faster on today's going ) (Drawn 9) Rated 105(+6 after this run)
Invincible Spirit (IRE) - Arty Crafty (USA)(Arch (USA))
Breeder - Airlie Stud

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

Tote Win €9.80 Place €2.30
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broke well, tracked leader, 2nd halfway, headway to lead entering straight, ridden to assert and 3 lengths clear 1f out, driven out and stayed on well inside final furlong
2nd
3.25L
silks
Masaarr (USA) 3, ch g 9-1 (Sheikh Ahmed Al Maktoum)
(1:41.95) (Drawn 5)bl1 Rated 109
Distorted Humor (USA) - Aryaamm (IRE)(Galileo (IRE))
Breeder - Godolphin

(Morning price: 7/2 3/1 7/2 3/1 11/4 9/4 5/2 9/4 2/1 15/8 7/4 2/1)
(Ring price: 5/2 2/1 9/4 2/1 15/8 7/4 13/8 7/4) SP 7/4fav

Place €1.20
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tracked leaders, 4th halfway, some headway entering straight and pushed along in 2nd under 2f out, ridden and no impression on winner over 1f out, kept on one pace inside final furlong
3rd
0.5L
silks
Zorion (GB) 4, b g 9-7 (Godolphin)
(1:42.05) (Drawn 8) Rated 102(+1 after this run)
Smart Strike (CAN) - Zofzig (USA)(Danzig (USA))
Breeder - Darley

(Morning price: 10/1 12/1 14/1 16/1 18/1 20/1 25/1 22/1)
(Ring price: 14/1 16/1 18/1 16/1) SP 16/1

Place €3.60
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tracked leaders, 3rd halfway, pushed along early straight, ridden and no impression on winner over 1f out, kept on one pace
4th
nose
silks
Xenobia (IRE) 4, ch f 9-7 (George Strawbridge)
(1:42.05) (Drawn 4) Rated 105(-2 after this run)
Falco (USA) - Acago (USA)(Royal Academy (USA))
Breeder - Paget Bloodstock

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

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mid-division, 6th halfway, pushed along and switched right 1 1/2f out, ridden in 4th 1f out, under pressure and kept on inside final furlong
5th
2.75L
silks
On The Go Again (IRE) 5, b g 9-7 (L Mulvany)
(1:42.53) (Drawn 6)ts+ Rated 108
Arakan (USA) - Lady Bolino (IRE)(King's Theatre (IRE))
Breeder - Larry Mulvany

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

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towards rear, never a factor, pushed along early straight, ridden and no impression over 1f out, kept on one pace inside final furlong
6th
1.5L
silks
Zihba (IRE) 3, b c 9-4 (Al Shaqab Racing)
(1:42.80) (Drawn 2) Rated 108
Choisir (AUS) - Fancy Vivid (IRE)(Galileo (IRE))
Breeder - Mark & Caroline Hanly

(Morning price: 13/2 7/1 13/2 7/1 8/1 6/1 7/1 13/2 7/1 13/2 6/1 11/2 5/1)
(Ring price: 5/1 9/2 5/1 11/2 5/1 11/2 5/1) SP 5/1

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mid-division, 5th halfway, pushed along approaching straight, ridden and no impression under 2f out, no extra from over 1f out
7th
4.5L
silks
Escobar (IRE) 4, b g 9-7 (Withernsea Thoroughbred Limited)
(1:43.60) (Drawn 1)sr Rated 104
Famous Name (GB) - Saying Grace (IRE)(Brief Truce (USA))
Breeder - Peter Evans

(Morning price: 13/2 8/1 13/2 11/2 9/2 5/1 9/2 5/1 11/2 9/2 4/1 7/2 10/3 3/1)
(Ring price: 11/4 3/1 10/3 7/2) SP 7/2

loading past form
always towards rear, never a factor, pushed along and no impression early straight, no extra final furlong, eased close home
8th
4.75L
silks
St Patrick's Day (USA) 3, b c 9-1 (Mrs John Magnier)
(1:44.49) (Drawn 3)ts3bl1sr Rated 104(-1 after this run)
Pioneerof The Nile (USA) - Littleprincessemma (USA)(Yankee Gentleman (USA))
Breeder - Summer Wind Farm

(Morning price: 7/2 4/1 9/2 4/1 9/2 5/1 6/1)
(Ring price: 7/1 8/1 17/2 8/1) SP 8/1

loading past form
soon led, pushed along and headed entering straight, soon ridden and no extra over 1f out, weakened, eased final 100 yards
Off 7.21
Time 1m. 41.36 secs, which is 0.19 secs faster than the course average on today's going
Tote Exacta- €27.70
Tote Trifecta- €245.60
CSF- €28.50.

Non runner Threeandfourpence (USA) (off feed)
2017 Alexios Komnenos 3 9-1 C D Hayes 6/1 (J A Stack) (Drawn 2)
2016 Tribal Beat 3 9-2 K J Manning 9/1 (J S Bolger) (Drawn 8)
2015 Cougar Mountain 4 9-9 J P O'Brien 1/1Fav (A P O'Brien) (Drawn 2)
2014 Custom Cut 5 9-9 D Tudhope 10/3 (David O'Meara) (Drawn 2)
2013 Gordon Lord Byron 5 9-9 J P Murtagh 4/9Fav (T Hogan) (Drawn 2)

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