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Going - Soft to Heavy; Heavy in places on the round course. Fine

Jackpot Not Won.Pool €14,313.00 carried forward to Galway on Sun, 27th Oct. Placepot Pool - €32,842.76 Winning Units - 47.64 Dividend - €482.50. Pick Six Not Won.Pool €3,076.65 carried forward to Galway on Sun, 27th Oct. Tote Aggregate - €183135.00.

1st
silks
Halimi (IRE) 3, b/br c 9-3 (Godolphin)
(2:25.66 0.86 secs slower on today's going ) (Drawn 2)cp1 Rated 88(+7 after this run)
Teofilo (IRE) - Vincennes (GB)(King's Best (USA))
Breeder - Godolphin

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

Tote Win €7.90 Place €2.10
loading past form
led and disputed, headed after 1 1/2f and chased leaders, 4th halfway, progress into 2nd 3f out, ridden to lead 2f out, kept on well under pressure final furlong
2nd
2.25L
silks
Spruce Meadows (IRE) 6, b g 8-7 (Mrs Ann Cassidy)
(2:26.05) (Drawn 6) Rated 79(+1 after this run)
Intikhab (USA) - Taziria (SWI)(Zilzal Zamaan (USA))
Breeder - Hans Ventura

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

loading past form
mid-division, progress in 6th 4f out, ridden in 3rd 2f out, 2nd and pressed winner 1f out, kept on same pace final furlong
3rd
2.5L
silks
Xcite (IRE) 3, b f 8-4 (Miss A H Marshall)
(2:26.51) (Drawn 10) Rated 73(+1 after this run)
Kingman (GB) - Recite (JPN)(Forty Niner (USA))
Breeder - F Dunne

(Morning price: 11/2 6/1 11/2 6/1 7/1 13/2 7/1 15/2 8/1 9/1)
SP 12/1

loading past form
chased leaders, 3rd halfway, ridden in 6th 3f out, no impression 2f out, stayed on into 4th 1f out, kept on same pace final furlong
4th
1.75L
silks
Perfect Tapatino (FR) 5, ch c 9-0 (Charles E Fipke)
(2:26.84) (Drawn 8) Rated 91(-1 after this run)
Perfect Soul (IRE) - Tapatina (USA)(Seeking The Gold (USA))
Breeder - M Charles Fipke

(Morning price: 8/1 9/1 15/2 7/1 15/2 7/1 15/2 7/1 6/1)
(Ring price: 6/1 11/2 5/1 9/2 4/1 7/2 4/1 7/2) SP 7/2fav

loading past form
held up towards rear, ridden over 3f out, 7th 2f out, kept on inside final furlong
5th
2L
silks
Eminence (IRE) 3, b c 9-11 (Derrick Smith)
(2:27.21) (Drawn 3) Rated 96(-1 after this run)
Sea The Stars (IRE) - Coolree Marj (IRE)(Marju (IRE))
Breeder - Flor & Mary Ryan

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

loading past form
chased leaders, improved to lead after 4 1/2f, ridden and headed 2f out, soon no extra and kept on one pace
6th
0.5L
silks
Stormy Tale (IRE) 4, gr f 8-5 (L Mulvany)
(2:27.36) (Drawn 1)hd+ Rated 77(-1 after this run)
Stormy River (FR) - Tell The Tale (FR)(Elnadim (USA))
Breeder - Mrs C E Norton

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

loading past form
chased leaders early, mid-division halfway, closer in 5th 4f out, ridden 3f out, no impression 2f out, kept on one pace
7th
8.5L
silks
Giga White (IRE) 3, gr g 9-0 (Mark D Breen)
(2:28.90) (Drawn 11) Rated 85(-1 after this run)
Dark Angel (IRE) - Lightwood Lady (IRE)(Anabaa (USA))
Breeder - Barouche Stud Ireland Ltd

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

loading past form
mid-division, ridden and no impression 3f out, no extra 2f out
8th
3.25L
silks
Karawaan (IRE) 5, b g 9-10 (David Spratt)
(2:29.49) (Drawn 7) Rated 91(-1 after this run)
Sea The Stars (IRE) - Magic Sister (GB)(Cadeaux Genereux)
Breeder - D Phelan

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

loading past form
prominent, led after 1 1/2f, headed after 4 1/2f, ridden in 3rd 3f out, no extra 2f out
9th
3.5L
silks
Tandem (GB) 10, b g 9-7 (G Olivero)
(2:30.10) (Drawn 9) Rated 93(-2 after this run)
Dansili (GB) - Light Ballet (GB)(Sadler's Wells (USA))
Breeder - Juddmonte Farms Ltd

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

loading past form
towards rear, ridden and no impression towards outer 3f out, no extra 2f out
10th
11L
silks
Divine Approach (IRE) 4, ch f 8-6 (I N S Racing)
(2:32.04) (Drawn 4)hd8 Rated 73
Dawn Approach (IRE) - Artisia (IRE)(Peintre Celebre (USA))
Breeder - Foursome Thoroughbreds, Muir & Waldron

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

loading past form
held up towards rear, ridden in 8th 2f out, soon no extra, eased final furlong
11th
0.5L
silks
Bigger And Better (GB) 6, b g 9-11 (Lyreen Syndicate)
(2:32.12) (Drawn 5)ts+ Rated 92(-0 after this run)
Fastnet Rock (AUS) - Interlace (GB)(Pivotal (GB))
Breeder - Cheveley Park Stud Ltd

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

loading past form
chased leaders, 5th halfway, ridden and no impression towards outer 3f out, soon no extra, eased closing stages
Off 5.10
Time 2m. 25.66 secs, which is 0.86 secs slower than the course average on today's going
Tote Exacta- €51.90
Tote Trifecta- €693.10
CSF- €57.39
Tricast- €596.92.


2018 Downdraft 3 9-6 D O'Brien 5/1 (Joseph Patrick O'Brien) (Drawn 7)
2017 Mustajeer 4 9-10 C T Keane 11/4Fav (G M Lyons) (Drawn 1)

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