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Going - Soft. 

Placepot Pool - £37,520.95 Winning Units - 439.51 Dividend - £62.30. Quadpot Pool - £5,427.64 Winning Units - 357.09 Dividend - £11.20. Place Six Dividend - £50.70. Place Five Dividend - £34.26.

1st
silks
Fantastic Blue (GB) 4, ch g 9-6 (Mr Nabil Mourad)
(Drawn 3)sr Rated 82
Iffraaj (GB) - Blue Beacon (GB)(Fantastic Light (USA))
Breeder - Whitwell Bloodstock

(Morning price: 5/1 11/2 5/1 9/2 4/1 9/2 5/1 9/2 4/1 9/2)
(Ring price: 5/1 11/2 6/1 13/2) SP 6/1

Tote Win £3.70 Place £2.40
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awkwardly away, soon led, pushed along over 3f out, ridden and headed over 1f out, still every chance inside final furlong, driven to lead final strides
2nd
shd
silks
Matewan (IRE) 5, b g 9-4 (The Tuesday Syndicate & Roy David)
(Drawn 5)cp+sr Rated 80
Epaulette (AUS) - Cochin (USA)(Swain (IRE))
Breeder - Ringfort Stud

(Morning price: 10/3 7/2 11/4 9/4 2/1 15/8 13/8 6/4 13/8 6/4 13/8 7/4)
(Ring price: 15/8 7/4 13/8 7/4 13/8 7/4 13/8 7/4 15/8 2/1 15/8 2/1) SP 2/1

Place £1.10
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tracked leaders, ridden 2f out, driven to lead narrowly inside final furlong, headed final strides
3rd
shd
silks
Stamford Raffles (GB) 7, b g 9-6 (Mrs Jane Chapple-Hyam)
(Drawn 4) Rated 82
Champs Elysees (GB) - Romantic Retreat (GB)(Rainbow Quest (USA))
Breeder - C. A. Cyzer

(Morning price: 16/1 18/1 20/1 18/1 20/1 18/1 20/1 18/1 20/1 22/1 20/1)
(Ring price: 20/1 22/1 20/1 18/1) SP 18/1

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tracked leader, ridden to lead over 1f out, headed inside final furlong, stayed on
4th
2.5L
silks
Vision Clear (GER) 5, b g 8-12 (Mr Tony Head)
(Drawn 7) Rated 74
Soldier Hollow (GB) - Vive madame (GER)(Big Shuffle (USA))
Breeder - Gestut Auenquelle

(Morning price: 6/1 8/1 15/2 8/1 15/2 7/1 8/1 9/1 10/1 11/1 12/1 14/1 16/1 14/1)
(Ring price: 16/1 14/1 12/1 11/1 10/1) SP 10/1

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close up in 5th, ridden 2f out, kept on towards finish
5th
shd
silks
Valentino Dancer (GB) 5, ch g 9-3 (Richard Hames & Alex Govorusa)
(Drawn 6) Rated 79
Mastercraftsman (IRE) - Bertie's Best (GB)(King's Best (USA))
Breeder - Lanes Stud Farms Ltd

(Morning price: 6/1 11/2 6/1 11/2 6/1 13/2 7/1 6/1 7/1 13/2 8/1 9/1)
(Ring price: 17/2 8/1 17/2 9/1 10/1 9/1 17/2 8/1 15/2 7/1 13/2) SP 13/2

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close up, pushed along and headway over 1f out, no extra inside final furlong
Off 5.03
Time 2m. 38.03 secs, which is 1.31 secs faster than the course average on today's going
Tote Exacta- £6.10
Tote Trifecta- £32.70
CSF- £8.39.

Non runner Purdey's Gift (GB) ( Going (changed since declaration)) Fox Vardy was withdrawn not under orders. Rule 4 applies to all bets, deduction 30 cent in the euro.

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