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Placepot Pool - £174,495.61 Winning Units - 1786.91 Dividend - £71.20. Quadpot Pool - £10,989.61 Winning Units - 528.95 Dividend - £15.30. Place Six Dividend - £55.29. Place Five Dividend - £19.11.

1st
silks
Glorious Protector (IRE) 4, b g 10-0 (Ms A A Yap)
(Drawn 3) Rated 89
Azamour (IRE) - Hasaiyda (IRE)(Hector Protector (USA))
Breeder - Daars North Stud, Turlough Boylan

(Ring price: 4/1 9/2 4/1 7/2 10/3 3/1 11/4) SP 11/4fav

Tote Win £3.80 Place £1.30
loading past form
in touch, not clear run and switched right approaching 2f out, led entering final furlong, driven clear
2nd
7L
silks
Rosslyn Castle (GB) 5, ch g 9-2 (Mr P J McBride)
(Drawn 10) Rated 77
Selkirk (USA) - Margarula (IRE)(Doyoun)

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

Place £5.10
loading past form
held up in rear, switched left over 2f out, headway and every chance over 1f out, kept on one pace
3rd
1L
silks
Merchant of Dubai (GB) 9, b g 8-13 (Highland Racing 2)
(Drawn 6) Rated 74
Dubai Destination (USA) - Chameleon (GB)(Green Desert (USA))

(Ring price: 11/1 10/1 11/1 10/1) SP 10/1

Place £2.70
loading past form
tracked leader 3f, tracked leaders, led over 2f out, ridden and headed entering final furlong, kept on one pace
4th
6L
silks
Phaenomena (IRE) 4, ch f 10-0 (Niarchos Family)
(Drawn 2) Rated 89
Galileo (IRE) - Caumshinaun (IRE)(Indian Ridge)

(Ring price: 5/1 9/2 5/1 9/2) SP 9/2

loading past form
close up, headway over 2f out, ridden and every chance over 1f out, one pace final furlong
5th
2.25L
silks
Noble Gift (GB) 4, ch g 9-8 (Gail Brown Racing (v))
(Drawn 7)hd6 Rated 83
Cadeaux Genereux (GB) - Noble Penny (GB)(Pennekamp (USA))
Breeder - Theakston Stud

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

loading past form
keen, held up, headway to press leader after 3f, ridden and every chance over 1f out, weakened inside final furlong
6th
1.5L
silks
Mica Mika (IRE) 6, ch g 9-5 (Mrs Una Towell)
(Drawn 5)cp8 Rated 80
Needwood Blade (GB) - Happy Talk (IRE)(Hamas (IRE))
Breeder - Yeomanstown Stud

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

loading past form
keen, held up, ridden 3f out, weakened final furlong
7th
hd
silks
Thecornishcowboy (GB) 5, b g 9-5 (Mr C Letcher & Mr J Ryan)
(Drawn 11)ts+ Rated 87
Haafhd (GB) - Oriental Dance (GB)(Fantastic Light (USA))

(Ring price: 10/1 11/1 12/1 14/1) SP 14/1

loading past form
towards rear, switched to outer halfway, headway 3f out, soon ridden, weakened final furlong
8th
37L
silks
Greeleys Love (USA) 4, ch g 9-4 (Crone Stud Farms Ltd)
(Drawn 1)vs5 Rated 79
Mr Greeley (USA) - Aunt Winnie (IRE)(Deputy Minister (USA))
Breeder - Brushwood Stables

SP 13/2

loading past form
led, ridden and headed over 2f out, soon weakened
Off 5.36
Time 2m. 34.82 secs, which is 0.12 secs slower than the course average on today's going
Tote Exacta- £56.90
Tote Trifecta- £876.90
CSF- £48.02
Tricast- £386.52.

Non runners Gabrial The Hero (USA), Gold Trail , Devilment (GB)
2013 Havana Cooler 3 8-8 K Fallon 5/1 (Luca Cumani) (Drawn 6)
2012 John Louis 4 9-4 Raul Da Silva (3) 11/2 (P McBride) (Drawn 17)
2011 Tanfeeth 3 9-1 R Hills 5/1 (Ed Dunlop) (Drawn 16)
2010 Times Up 4 10-0 J P Spencer 9/1 (John Dunlop) (Drawn 4)
2009 Cool Strike 3 8-6 L Keniry 9/1 (A Balding) (Drawn 16)

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