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Jackpot Not Won.Pool £8,935.94 carried forward to Warwick on Tue, 31st Dec. Placepot Pool - £89,085.26 Winning Units - 6664.79 Dividend - £9.70. Quadpot Pool - £9,351.87 Winning Units - 679.18 Dividend - £10.10. Place Six Dividend - £16.56. Place Five Dividend - £12.77.

1st
silks
Marie's Rock (IRE) 4, b f 11-5 (Middleham Park Racing XLII)

Milan (GB) - By The Hour (IRE)(Flemensfirth (USA))
Breeder - Mr D. Breen

(Morning price: 9/4 2/1 9/4 2/1 5/4 11/8)
(Ring price: 5/4 11/8 6/4) SP 6/4Jfav

Tote Win £2.30 Place £1.50
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raced keenly tracking leading pair, headway on outside to lead going well approaching 2 out, quickened last, went readily clear run-in, easily (3 hurdles in back straight omitted due to low sun, 4 hurdles in total jumped)
2nd
8L
silks
Midnights' Gift (GB) 3, gr f 10-8 (Pitchall Stud Partnership)
Rated 124
Midnight Legend (GB) - Giving (GB)(Generous (IRE))
Breeder - Pitchall Stud

(Morning price: 5/1 11/2 6/1 13/2 15/2 8/1 9/1 10/1 14/1 16/1 9/1 8/1 7/1)
(Ring price: 15/2 7/1) SP 7/1

Place £2.20
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held up in 4th place, headway to challenge in 2nd and every chance 2 out, not pace of winner when hit last
3rd
3L
silks
It's Probably Me (GB) 4, b m 11-2 (James & Jean Potter Ltd)

Great Pretender (IRE) - Sting In The Gale (GB)(Scorpion (IRE))
Breeder - James & Jean Potter

(Morning price: 16/1 18/1 25/1 28/1 40/1 50/1 66/1 33/1 28/1 33/1 25/1)
(Ring price: 25/1 28/1 33/1) SP 33/1

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held up in last pair, pushed along and outpaced in back straight, plugged on into never nearer 3rd run-in
4th
2.5L
silks
Queens Cave (IRE) 6, b m 11-2 (Mr K Alexander)
ts1 Rated 127
Court Cave (IRE) - Shuilan (IRE)(Good Thyne (USA))
Breeder - Mrs S. Reeves-Smyth

(Morning price: 15/2 8/1 9/1 10/1 11/1 10/1 9/1 8/1 5/1 9/2 5/1)
(Ring price: 11/2 6/1 11/2 5/1 9/2) SP 9/2

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chased leader, ridden to challenge and led briefly before 2 out, outpaced into 3rd 2 out, weakened into 4th run-in
5th
1.25L
silks
Deja Vue (IRE) 5, b m 11-2 (Axom Lxxvi)
Rated 135
Fame And Glory (GB) - Westgrove Berry (IRE)(Presenting (GB))
Breeder - Miss E. Hamilton

(Morning price: 5/2 11/4 3/1 10/3 11/4 3/1 10/3 11/4 10/3 7/4 13/8)
(Ring price: 7/4 13/8 6/4) SP 6/4Jfav

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led and set decent pace, ridden and headed before 2 out, soon outpaced and beaten
6th
41L
silks
Zero To Hero (IRE) 4, ch m 11-2 (Mr James Finch)
hd1
Arakan (USA) - Blue Daze (GB)(Danzero (AUS))
Breeder - J. Cullinan

(Morning price: 100/1 125/1 100/1 125/1 150/1 80/1 200/1)
SP 200/1

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always last, outpaced in back straight, tailed off
Off 2.27
Time 4m. 2.20 secs, which is 17.08 secs faster than the course average on today's going
Tote Exacta- £10.50
Tote Trifecta- £74.90
CSF- £13.59.

Non runner Silver Forever ( Going (not changed since declaration but horse on course and ID checked by VO) )
2018 Posh Trish 5 11-7 Harry Cobden 4/6Fav (Paul Nicholls)
2017 Maria's Benefit 5 11-2 C Gethings 11/8Fav (Stuart Edmunds)
2016 Coillte Lass 5 11-2 Sam Twiston-Davies 11/4 (Paul Nicholls)
2015 Myska 5 11-2 R Walsh 10/11Fav (W P Mullins)
2014 Tara Point 5 11-2 Sam Twiston-Davies 8/13Fav (Paul Nicholls)

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