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Going - Good (Good to Soft in places). 

Jackpot Not Won.Pool £2,547.00 carried forward to Redcar on Mon, 22nd May. Placepot Pool - £94,763.65 Winning Units - 2598.9 Dividend - £26.60. Quadpot Pool - £4,602.96 Winning Units - 430.4 Dividend - £7.90. Place Six Dividend - £9.98. Place Five Dividend - £8.98.

1st
silks
Gurkha Friend (GB) 5, b g 8-9 (Self Preservation Society & Don Eddy)
(Drawn 6) Rated 90
Showcasing (GB) - Parabola (GB)(Galileo (IRE))
Breeder - Mrs J. Imray

(Morning price: 7/1 13/2 7/1 13/2 7/1 6/1 9/2 4/1 7/2 3/1 11/4 9/4)
(Ring price: 11/4 5/2 9/4 2/1) SP 2/1fav

Tote Win £2.90 Place £1.60
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made all, ridden over 2f out, driven and strongly pressed throughout final furlong, stayed on gamely
2nd
nk
silks
Briardale (IRE) 5, b g 8-9 (J Carrick&clarendon Thoroughbred Raci)
(Drawn 8) Rated 90
Arcano (IRE) - Marine City (JPN)(Carnegie (IRE))
Breeder - Rabbah Bloodstock Limited

(Morning price: 10/1 11/1 12/1 10/1 12/1 11/1 10/1 8/1)
(Ring price: 8/1 15/2 8/1 15/2) SP 15/2

Place £2.40
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tracked leaders, went 2nd 2f out, strong challenge and every chance throughout final furlong, no extra final strides
3rd
1L
silks
Knight Owl (GB) 7, b g 8-7 (Miss Annabelle Condon)
(Drawn 1) Rated 93
Rock Of Gibraltar (IRE) - Miss Ivanhoe (IRE)(Selkirk (USA))
Breeder - Car Colston Hall Stud

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

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tracked leaders in 5th on inside, not clear run over 2f out, switched left and squeezed through 2f out, stayed on inside final furlong, went 3rd post
4th
nose
silks
Rainbow Rebel (IRE) 4, b g 8-6 (Owners Group 004)
(Drawn 4) Rated 87
Acclamation (GB) - Imperial Quest (GB)(Rainbow Quest (USA))
Breeder - Pier House Stud

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

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tracked leading pair on inside, pushed along over 2f out, ridden inside final 2f, kept on same pace inside final furlong, lost 3rd post
5th
0.75L
silks
Empress Ali (IRE) 6, b m 8-9 (T T Racing)
(Drawn 10) Rated 90
Holy Roman Emperor (IRE) - Almansa (IRE)(Dr Devious (IRE))
Breeder - Denis McDonnell

(Morning price: 11/1 12/1 16/1 12/1 14/1 18/1 16/1 20/1 22/1 20/1 22/1 25/1)
(Ring price: 22/1 20/1 22/1 25/1 22/1) SP 22/1

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tracked winner until 2f out, chased leaders, ridden over 1f out, 5th and one pace inside final furlong
6th
0.75L
silks
Miss Van Gogh (GB) 5, b m 8-2 (Dyson Racing & Mr D Powell)
(Drawn 7) Rated 83
Dutch Art (GB) - Accede (GB)(Acclamation (GB))

(Morning price: 4/1 3/1 10/3 7/2 10/3 7/2 4/1 9/2 5/1 6/1)
(Ring price: 11/2 6/1 13/2) SP 13/2

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held up in last pair, headway over 2f out, ridden and unable to quicken over 1f out, kept on same pace inside final furlong, 6th and held when eased close home
7th
hd
silks
Snoano (GB) 5, b g 9-7 (Mr M J Macleod)
(Drawn 2) Rated 102
Nayef (USA) - White Dress (IRE)(Pivotal (GB))

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

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slowly into stride, held up towards rear, headway on outside chasing leaders over 3f out, slightly bumped over 2f out, ridden and uable to quicken over 1f out, 7th and held when eased close home
8th
4L
silks
Silvery Moon (IRE) 10, gr g 8-2 (Mrs D Stevens & Partner)
(Drawn 3) Rated 86
Verglas (IRE) - Starry Night (GB)(Sheikh Albadou)
Breeder - Colin Kennedy

(Morning price: 14/1 16/1 12/1 16/1 18/1 16/1 14/1 16/1 20/1 28/1)
(Ring price: 20/1 22/1 25/1 28/1 25/1) SP 25/1

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took keen hold, held up towards rear, headway on outside chasing leaders 3f out, edged right and weakened over 2f out
9th
4L
silks
Strong Steps (GB) 5, br g 8-9 (Nick Bradley Racing 16 & Partner)
(Drawn 5)cp+ Rated 90
Aqlaam (GB) - Wunders Dream (IRE)(Averti (IRE))
Breeder - Exors of the Late J. Ellis

(Morning price: 16/1 20/1 16/1 25/1 14/1 16/1 18/1 16/1 20/1 16/1 20/1 18/1 16/1)
(Ring price: 20/1 16/1 14/1 16/1) SP 16/1

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took keen hold, held up in last pair, pushed along over 3f out, never involved

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