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Going - Soft (21mm rain since Saturday). overcast, foggy

Jackpot Pool - €10,000.00 Winning Units - 3 Dividend - €2,333.30. Placepot Pool - €59,199.03 Winning Units - 1799.94 Dividend - €23.00. Pick Six Pool - €15,000.00 Winning Units - .2 Dividend - €10,500.00. Tote Aggregate - €276461.00.

1st
silks
Chris's Dream (IRE) 7, b g 11-7 (Robcour)
(6:34.5 2.60 secs faster on today's going ) Rated 146(+13 after this run)
Mahler (GB) - Janebailey (GB)(Silver Patriarch (IRE))
Breeder - Mrs Mary O'Connor

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

Tote Win €4.80 Place €1.60
loading past form
mid-division early, 9th before 8th and headway, closed up travelling smoothly straight, led before 2 out, asserted approaching last, stayed on well run-in
2nd
9.5L
silks
Fitzhenry (IRE) 7, b g 10-9 (John P McManus)
(6:36.5) bl3 Rated 134(+3 after this run)
Flemensfirth (USA) - She Took A Tree (FR)(Sri Pekan (USA))
Breeder - Sean Gorman

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

Place €3.00
loading past form
soon mid-division, 11th before 8th, closed up travelling smoothly straight, almost on terms 2 out, no extra and hit last, one pace
3rd
7.5L
silks
Portmore Lough (IRE) 8, gr g 10-6 (John P McManus)
(6:38.0) Rated 131
Presenting (GB) - Zeferina (IRE)(Sadler's Wells (USA))
Breeder - Tinnakill Bloodstock Ltd

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

Place €2.70
loading past form
tracked leaders, slight mistakes 1st and 6th, 5th before 8th, slightly impeded 3 out, kept on same pace from before 2 out
4th
8.5L
silks
Space Cadet (IRE) 9, b g 10-5 (C Jones)
(6:39.8) ts1cp2 Rated 130(-1 after this run)
Flemensfirth (USA) - Shuil A Hocht (IRE)(Mohaajir (USA))
Breeder - Kenilworth House Stud

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

loading past form
soon chased leaders, 7th before 8th, bumped with rival 9th, kept on same pace from before 2 out
5th
nk
silks
Redhotfillypeppers (IRE) 7, ch m 10-5 (Coldunell Limited)
(6:39.8) Rated 130
Robin Des Champs (FR) - Mhuire Na Gale (IRE)(Norwich)
Breeder - Ms Margaret Treacy

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

loading past form
soon tracked leaders, 4th before 8th, soon lost position on inner, closed again 5 out, kept on same pace from before 2 out
6th
2.5L
silks
Winter Escape (IRE) 8, b g 11-3 (John P McManus)
(6:40.4) Rated 149(-1 after this run)
Robin Des Pres (FR) - Saddleeruppat (IRE)(Saddlers' Hall (IRE))
Breeder - Oliver and Salome Brennan

(Morning price: 20/1 18/1 25/1 28/1 33/1 25/1)
SP 25/1

loading past form
soon mid-division, 12th before 8th, soon headway, kept on same pace from before 2 out
7th
nk
silks
Mr Diablo (IRE) 10, br g 10-11 (J P Dempsey)
(6:40.5) ts9 Rated 136(-1 after this run)
Presenting (GB) - Aremebooksready (IRE)(Good Thyne (USA))
Breeder - Chris Glynn

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

loading past form
soon close up, on terms 3rd, led 5th, soon went on, reduced lead and headed before 2 out, no extra and mistake last, one pace
8th
shd
silks
Discorama (FR) 6, b g 11-5 (Andrew Gemmell)
(6:40.5) Rated 149(-1 after this run)
Saddler Maker (IRE) - Quentala (FR)(Lone Bid (FR))
Breeder - M Roland Buchot

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

loading past form
mid-division early, 16th before 8th, soon headway, kept on same pace from before 2 out
9th
2L
silks
Woods Well (IRE) 8, ch g 11-0 (Gigginstown House Stud)
(6:40.9) cp7 Rated 139(-2 after this run)
Fleetwood (IRE) - Millbrook Marble (IRE)(Rudimentary (USA))
Breeder - Tony Keane

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

loading past form
prominent, soon disputed lead, slow jump 5th and headed, 2nd before 8th, no extra and one pace from before 2 out
10th
15L
silks
Roaring Bull (IRE) 6, b g 10-12 (Gigginstown House Stud)
(6:43.8) bl6 Rated 137(-2 after this run)
Milan (GB) - Gift Of Freedom (IRE)(Presenting (GB))
Breeder - M Doran

(Morning price: 25/1 28/1 25/1 16/1)
(Ring price: 18/1 16/1) SP 16/1

loading past form
mid-division early, 8th before 8th, no extra when mistake last
11th
3.5L
silks
Young Paddymc (IRE) 7, b g 9-13 (Incl 2lbs overweight) (Loughkiel Partnership)
(6:44.5) Rated 122
Stowaway (GB) - Vicky Serenade (IRE)(Old Vic)
Breeder - Thomas Horgan

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

loading past form
disputed lead, headed before 4th, mistake 7th, 6th before 8th, slight mistake 3 out, no extra from before 2 out
12th
4.75L
silks
Timiyan (USA) 8, b g 9-10 (John P McManus)
(6:45.5) ts+ Rated 120(-2 after this run)
Ghostzapper (USA) - Timarwa (IRE)(Daylami (IRE))
Breeder - H H The Aga Khans Stud SC

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

loading past form
waited with, soon towards rear, slight mistake 4th, 21st before 8th, one pace approaching straight, slight mistakes 3 out and 2 out
13th
3.5L
silks
Solomn Grundy (IRE) 9, b g 10-10 (R S Brookhouse)
(6:46.2) Rated 135(-1 after this run)
Westerner (GB) - Marika's King (IRE)(King's Ride)
Breeder - Mrs Kay Cottrell

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

loading past form
mid-division early, 14th before 8th, one pace from before straight
14th
26L
silks
Shady Operator (IRE) 6, b g 10-10 (John P McManus)
(6:51.4) ts1 Rated 135(-2 after this run)
Court Cave (IRE) - Native Artist (IRE)(Be My Native (USA))
Breeder - Kenneth Parkhill

(Morning price: 10/1 12/1 11/1 10/1 11/1 10/1 11/1 12/1)
SP 12/1

loading past form
mid-division early, 10th before 8th, bumped with rival 9th, no extra approaching straight
p.u.
silks
Noble Endeavor (IRE) 10, b g 11-4 (Incl 1lbs overweight) (C Jones)
Rated 142
Flemensfirth (USA) - Old Moon (IRE)(Old Vic)
Breeder - R McCarthy

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

loading past form
waited with, 17th before 8th, badly impeded 11th, impeded 12th, pulled up before 3 out
fell
silks
Ravenhill (IRE) 9, b g 11-3 (Try Ravenhill Syndicate)
Rated 142
Winged Love (IRE) - Rhythm Hill (IRE)(Orchestra)
Breeder - Aaron Metcalfe

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

loading past form
waited with, 19th before 8th, fell 11th
p.u.
silks
Tower Bridge (IRE) 6, b g 11-2 (John P McManus)
ts+ Rated 141(-1 after this run)
High Chaparral (IRE) - Walkamia (FR)(Linamix (FR))
Breeder - Ballygallon Stud Limited

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

loading past form
waited with, slight mistake 5th, 20th before 8th, impeded 12th, no extra approaching straight, pulled up before last
p.u.
silks
Gun Digger (IRE) 7, ch g 10-3 (Gigginstown House Stud)
ts5vs1 Rated 135(-2 after this run)
Stowaway (GB) - Booley Bay (IRE)(Gulland (GB))
Breeder - Mr D O'Connor

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

loading past form
mid-division early, 13th before 8th, pushed along briefly next, bad mistake 5 out, pulled up before 3 out
u.r.
silks
The Big Lense (IRE) 6, b g 10-9 (John P McManus)
ts+cp5 Rated 134
Court Cave (IRE) - Megans Joy (IRE)(Supreme Leader)
Breeder - Bridge Bloodstock

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

loading past form
disputed lead, headed from 4th, jumped slightly right 7th, 3rd before 8th where slight mistake, not fluent and unseated rider 11th
p.u.
silks
Burgas (FR) 8, b g 10-7 (Gigginstown House Stud)
ts5 Rated 132(-1 after this run)
Protektor (GER) - Tyrolienne Bleue (FR)(Sunshack (GB))
Breeder - M Michel Peltier & Mme Marie-Jo Peltier

(Morning price: 20/1 18/1 20/1 25/1)
SP 25/1

loading past form
waited with, 18th before 8th, reminder after 9th, soon no danger and pulled up before 5 out
p.u.
silks
De Name Escapes Me (IRE) 9, ch g 10-6 (John P McManus)
ts+ Rated 131(-2 after this run)
Vinnie Roe (IRE) - Heartlight (IRE)(Accordion)
Breeder - Miss Mary O'Sullivan

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

loading past form
waited with, soon towards rear, 22nd before 8th, no extra approaching straight and pulled up 2 out
fell
silks
Oscar Knight (IRE) 10, b g 10-5 (John P McManus)
bl4sr Rated 130(-2 after this run)
Oscar (IRE) - Cool Supreme (IRE)(Supreme Leader)
Breeder - Mrs O O'Driscoll

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

loading past form
waited with, soon towards rear, pushed along 5th, bad mistake 11th, no impression 5 out, fell last
fell
silks
Templemore Dream (IRE) 6, gr g 9-8 (Barry Connell)
Rated 122
Thewayyouare (USA) - Raheefa's Mix (IRE)(Linamix (FR))
Breeder - Mr and Mrs L & A Gleeson

(Morning price: 33/1 50/1 66/1)
SP 66/1

loading past form
waited with, 15th before 8th, some headway when fell 12th
Off 2.30
Time 6m. 34.50 secs, which is 2.60 secs faster than the course average on today's going
Tote Exacta- €82.20
Tote Trifecta- €1117.40
CSF- €67.81
Tricast- €535.56.


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