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Going - Soft (Good to Soft in places). 

Jackpot Not Won.Pool £11,300.73 carried forward to Kelso on Sun, 8th Dec. Placepot Pool - £160,044.28 Winning Units - 1440.18 Dividend - £81.10. Quadpot Pool - £12,887.06 Winning Units - 262.53 Dividend - £36.30. Place Six Dividend - £142.38. Place Five Dividend - £84.98.

1st
silks
Defi Du Seuil (FR) 6, b g 11-7 (Mr John P McManus)
Rated 163
Voix Du Nord (FR) - Quarvine Du Seuil (FR)(Lavirco (GER))
Breeder - Mme Catherine Boudot

(Morning price: 6/4 13/8 6/4)
(Ring price: 7/4 15/8 2/1) SP 2/1fav

Tote Win £2.40 Place £1.10
loading past form
tracked leaders, went 2nd before 3 out, driven to challenge between last 2, led after last, soon ridden, kept on, all out to hold on near finish
2nd
nk
silks
Un De Sceaux (FR) 11, b g 11-7 (E O'Connell)
Rated 171
Denham Red (FR) - Hotesse De Sceaux (FR)(April Night (FR))
Breeder - Har De La Rousseliere & Monique Choveau

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

Place £1.40
loading past form
led to 1st, tracked leader, led again before 3 out, driven when strongly pressed between last 2, headed after last, soon ridden, rallied towards finish, just held
3rd
0.75L
silks
Waiting Patiently (IRE) 8, b g 11-7 (Mr Richard Collins)
cp2 Rated 165
Flemensfirth (USA) - Rossavon (IRE)(Beneficial (GB))
Breeder - Vincent Finn

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

Place £2.90
loading past form
held up in touch, headway after 4 out, went 3rd next, one pace between last 2, ridden and rallied closing stages, finished well, not quite reach front pair
4th
8L
silks
Janika (FR) 6, b g 11-7 (Mr Simon Munir & Mr Isaac Souede)
Rated 166
Saddler Maker (IRE) - Majaka (FR)(Kapgarde (FR))
Breeder - Mr Hubert Langot & Mr Michel Langot

(Morning price: 8/1 9/1 7/1 13/2)
(Ring price: 13/2 6/1 11/2 5/1 9/2) SP 9/2

loading past form
chased leaders, lost place briefly after 3rd, driven and outpaced after 3 out, well held in 4th between last 2
5th
9L
silks
Politologue (FR) 8, gr g 11-7 (Mr J Hales)
ts8hd+ Rated 166
Poliglote (GB) - Scarlet Row (FR)(Turgeon (USA))
Breeder - Mme Henri Devin

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

loading past form
tracked leaders on outside, driven and lost place after 3 out, soon outpaced, never able to get back on terms
6th
4.5L
silks
Sceau Royal (FR) 7, b g 11-7 (Mr Simon Munir & Mr Isaac Souede)
Rated 164
Doctor Dino (FR) - Sandside (FR)(Marchand de Sable (USA))
Breeder - Mr Guy Vimont

(Morning price: 6/1 13/2 6/1 7/1 15/2 8/1 9/1 8/1 9/1)
(Ring price: 10/1 11/1 12/1 11/1 10/1 9/1 10/1) SP 10/1

loading past form
held up in touch, chased leaders on outside 3 out, soon driven and outpaced, never able to challenge, ridden and weakened after last
7th
1.25L
silks
Dolos (FR) 6, b g 11-7 (Mrs Johnny de la Hey)
ts+ Rated 158
Kapgarde (FR) - Redowa (FR)(Trempolino (USA))
Breeder - P. De Maleissye Melun

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

loading past form
tracked leaders on inside, hit 9th, not fluent and lost place next, behind 3 out, no danger after
8th
41L
silks
Ornua (IRE) 8, ch g 11-7 (John J Phelan/syed Momin)
Rated 154(-2 after this run)
Mahler (GB) - Merry Heart (IRE)(Broken Hearted)
Breeder - Mr Brett Merry

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

loading past form
led 1st, headed before 3 out, soon lost place, weakened from next, tailed off
Off 3.02
Time 3m. 59.00 secs, which is 3.81 secs faster than the course average on today's going
Tote Exacta- £8.30
Tote Trifecta- £79.50
CSF- £9.03
Tricast- £50.04.


2018 Altior 8 11-7 N de Boinville 8/13Fav (Nicky Henderson)
2017 Politologue 6 11-7 Harry Cobden 7/2 (Paul Nicholls)
2016 Un De Sceaux 8 11-7 R Walsh 5/4Fav (W P Mullins)
2015 Sire De Grugy 9 11-7 J E Moore 10/3 (G L Moore)
2014 Dodging Bullets 6 11-7 Sam Twiston-Davies 9/1 (Paul Nicholls)

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