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Going - Good (Good to Firm in places). 

Placepot Pool - £62,712.59 Winning Units - 381.54 Dividend - £119.90. Quadpot Pool - £5,742.17 Winning Units - 157.1 Dividend - £27.00. Place Six Dividend - £52.78. Place Five Dividend - £24.84.

1st
silks
Isle Road (IRE) 9, b g 10-9 (J R Racing)
Rated 80
Heron Island (IRE) - Corries Rein (IRE)(Anshan)
Breeder - C. J. and Mrs D. Hodgins

(Morning price: 25/1 20/1 14/1 10/1)
(Ring price: 14/1 16/1 14/1 12/1 10/1 8/1) SP 8/1

Tote Win £13.10 Place £2.50
loading past form
led after 1st, made most after, not fluent 3 out, soon clear, ridden after next, well in command when not fluent again last, kept on
2nd
17L
silks
Chase Me (IRE) 7, b g 10-9 (Mr Paul Shaw & Mr Mark Round)
cp1 Rated 83
Mahler (GB) - Collatrim Choice (IRE)(Saddlers' Hall (IRE))
Breeder - Finbar Leahy

(Morning price: 4/1 10/3 7/2 3/1 5/2 9/4 2/1 15/8 7/4)
(Ring price: 15/8 7/4 13/8 6/4) SP 6/4fav

loading past form
tracked leaders on inside, outpaced in 4th after 4 out, ridden and stayed on to take modest 2nd between last 2, no chance with winner
3rd
6L
silks
Benissimo (IRE) 8, b g 10-11 (Mr Tony Forbes)
Rated 89
Beneficial (GB) - Fennor Rose (IRE)(Kotashaan (FR))
Breeder - Mr Michael Dillon

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

Place £7.20
loading past form
tracked leaders, outpaced after 4 out, well beaten next, plugged on to take modest 3rd flat, no chance with front pair
4th
8L
silks
Faction (GB) 5, b g 10-9 (Mr J A Vowles & Partners)
cp5 Rated 90
Champs Elysees (GB) - Belladera (IRE)(Alzao (USA))
Breeder - Sir Eric Parker

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

loading past form
led to after 1st, in touch, chased winner 3 out, soon ridden, no threat after, lost 2nd between last 2, weakened flat
5th
7L
silks
Reddington (IRE) 6, b g 10-12 (Mrs Nikki Ead)
vs1 Rated 83
Getaway (GER) - Nikkis Alstar (IRE)(Fourstars Allstar (USA))
Breeder - Mr John Ryan

(Morning price: 14/1 10/1 12/1 14/1)
(Ring price: 12/1 14/1 12/1 14/1 16/1) SP 16/1

loading past form
prominent, disputed lead from 6th, not fluent when lost place 3 out, soon ridden and weakened
6th
12L
silks
Grand Coureur (FR) 6, b g 11-3 (You Can Be Sure)
cp3 Rated 88
Grand Couturier (GB) - Iris Du Berlais (FR)(Bonnet Rouge (FR))
Breeder - E.A.R.L. Haras de La Croix Sonnet

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

loading past form
chased leaders to 3rd, soon behind, no danger after, tailed off 2 out
7th
9L
silks
Waitinonasunnyday (IRE) 5, gr g 10-7 (West Wilts Hockey Lads)
Rated 78
Tikkanen (USA) - Coppenagh Lady (IRE)(Tawrrific (NZ))
Breeder - John Redmond

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

loading past form
chased leaders on outside, reminders after 6th, behind from 4 out, tailed off 2 out
8th
35+L
silks
Western Breeze (IRE) 9, b m 11-9 (Mr Dan Skelton)
WS Rated 97
Westerner (GB) - Winsome Breeze (IRE)(Glacial Storm (USA))
Breeder - Mrs Patricia Furlong

(Morning price: 11/8 13/8 7/4 9/4 5/2 3/1 10/3 4/1)
(Ring price: 4/1 9/2 4/1 7/2 3/1) SP 3/1

loading past form
always in rear, struggling from 4th, tailed off
Off 5.30
Time 4m. 48.90 secs, which is 10.11 secs faster than the course average on today's going
Tote Exacta- £33.60
Tote Trifecta- £691.50
CSF- £22.00
Tricast- £393.97.

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