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Going - Yielding (Soft in Places on Round Course). Overcast

Jackpot Pool - €30,867.80 Winning Units - 8 Dividend - €2,700.90. Placepot Pool - €43,863.82 Winning Units - 840.85 Dividend - €36.50. Pick Six Pool - €50,000.00 Winning Units - 1 Dividend - €35,000.00. Tote Aggregate - €354010.00.

1st
silks
Aared (IRE) 5, b g 9-6 (Hamdan Al Maktoum)
(2:22.33 3.07 secs slower on today's going ) (Drawn 7)ts3 Rated 85(+6 after this run)
Shamardal (USA) - Adaala (USA)(Sahm (USA))
Breeder - Shadwell Estate Company Limited

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

Tote Win €5.80 Place €2.10
loading past form
held up in rear, 9th on outer 2f out, ridden and progress into closer 6th 1f out, improved to lead inside final furlong, stayed on well close home
2nd
1.25L
silks
Sister Blandina (IRE) 4, gr/ro f 9-3 (Bridge Bloodstock Partnership)
(2:22.55) (Drawn 3) Rated 84
Mastercraftsman (IRE) - Tara's Wells (IRE)(Sadler's Wells (USA))
Breeder - Mrs R McKeon

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

Place €1.90
loading past form
chased leaders, pushed along between horses and bumped slightly 2f out, soon ridden, headway to lead under 1f out, headed inside final furlong, no extra close home
3rd
nk
silks
Roibeard (IRE) 4, b g 9-0 (Carrodown Syndicate)
(2:22.60) (Drawn 2) Rated 76
Big Bad Bob (IRE) - Queen Myrine (IRE)(Oratorio (IRE))
Breeder - Rosetown Bloodstock

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

loading past form
led, ridden 2f out, headed under 1f out, no extra inside final furlong
4th
hd
silks
Chapter Seven (GB) 8, ch g 9-4 (Pearl Bloodstock Ltd)
(2:22.62) (Drawn 1) Rated 80
Excellent Art (GB) - My First Romance (GB)(Danehill (USA))
Breeder - Bearstone Stud

(Morning price: 14/1 12/1 9/1 10/1 9/1 8/1 15/2 9/2)
(Ring price: 7/1 13/2 6/1 11/2 5/1 9/2 4/1) SP 4/1Jfav

loading past form
chased leaders on inner, ridden in 3rd 2f out, 3rd 1f out, no impression final furlong
5th
0.75L
silks
Ezanak (IRE) 4, b g 10-0 (H H Aga Khan)
(2:22.75) (Drawn 6) Rated 90(-0 after this run)
Sea The Stars (IRE) - Ebaza (IRE)(Sinndar (IRE))
Breeder - His Highness The Aga Khan's Studs S.C.

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

loading past form
mid-division, pushed along in 7th 2f out, ridden in 5th 1f out, no extra final furlong
6th
nk
silks
Estrenar (IRE) 5, b g 7-11 (Lady Jane Gillespie)
(2:22.78) (Drawn 8)cp1 Rated 61(+2 after this run)
Dandy Man (IRE) - Whitegate Way (GB)(Greensmith)
Breeder - Tyrone Molloy

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

loading past form
rear of mid-division, ridden 3f out, no impression
7th
1.5L
silks
Hasanour (USA) 7, b g 10-3 (Richard McNally)
(2:23.04) (Drawn 5)ts3 Rated 93(-1 after this run)
Giant's Causeway (USA) - Hasanka (IRE)(Kalanisi (IRE))
Breeder - H H The Aga Khan Stud S C

(Morning price: 8/1 15/2 7/1 15/2 6/1 5/1)
(Ring price: 5/1 11/2 5/1) SP 5/1

loading past form
held up in rear, pushed along in moderate 9th 2f out, ridden in 7th 1f out, kept on same pace
8th
nk
silks
Muhaafiz (IRE) 5, br g 9-5 (Sean O'Brien)
(2:23.09) (Drawn 4)cp5 Rated 81(-2 after this run)
Lord Shanakill (USA) - Yasmin Satine (IRE)(Key Of Luck (USA))
Breeder - Mrs Anne McDonnell

(Morning price: 25/1 22/1 25/1 22/1 25/1 22/1 25/1 16/1)
SP 16/1

loading past form
chased leader in 2nd, ridden over 2f out, weakened
9th
2.5L
silks
Mainicin (IRE) 5, b f 9-3 (Mrs J S Bolger)
(2:23.55) (Drawn 9) Rated 79
Teofilo (IRE) - Luminaria (IRE)(Danehill (USA))
Breeder - J S Bolger

(Morning price: 6/1 7/1 13/2 7/1 15/2 11/1)
(Ring price: 10/1 9/1 10/1 11/1) SP 11/1

loading past form
chased leaders in 4th, ridden 3f out, soon weakened
10th
19L
silks
Bold Thady Quill (IRE) 10, ch g 9-11 (Mrs Pauline Condon)
(2:26.86) (Drawn 10)ts+ Rated 87(-1 after this run)
Tale of The Cat (USA) - Jazzie (FR)(Zilzal (USA))
Breeder - Iona Equine

(Morning price: 14/1 16/1 14/1 12/1 14/1 16/1 18/1 25/1)
(Ring price: 22/1 25/1 33/1) SP 33/1

loading past form
slowly into stride and towards rear, no impression from 3f out, never a factor
Off 4.40
Time 2m. 22.33 secs, which is 3.07 secs slower than the course average on today's going
Tote Exacta- €32.40
Tote Trifecta- €868.50
CSF- €25.00
Tricast- €372.79.


2016 Buenos Y Bobos 4 9-4 W J Lee 11/1 (P Twomey) (Drawn 6)
2015 Papa's Way 5 9-6 C D Hayes 9/2 (P D Deegan) (Drawn 4)
2014 Thomas Edison 7 8-12 F M Berry 7/2 (A J Martin) (Drawn 6)
2013 Tantalising 5 8-12 R P Whelan (3) 4/1CFav (P J Prendergast) (Drawn 6)
2012 Midnight Soprano 5 9-7 M M Monaghan (7) 10/3 (P D Deegan) (Drawn 12)

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