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Going - Soft (Good to Soft in places). 

Jackpot Not Won.Pool £14,417.23 carried forward to Taunton on Mon, 11th Mar. Placepot Pool - £115,141.89 Winning Units - 251.12 Dividend - £334.70. Quadpot Pool - £10,959.72 Winning Units - 115.55 Dividend - £70.10. Place Six Dividend - £248.63. Place Five Dividend - £163.14.

1st
silks
Goodnight Charlie (GB) 9, gr m 10-10 (Miss Caroline Fryer)
bl2 Rated 108
Midnight Legend (GB) - (Mtoto)
Breeder - Steve Hadley

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

Tote Win £7.60 Place £1.80
loading past form
made all, well clear flat, stayed on gamely, unchallenged
2nd
8L
silks
Optimistic Bias (IRE) 10, b g 11-0 (Elegant Clutter Ltd)
Rated 117
Sayarshan (FR) - Dashers Folly (IRE)(Dr Massini (IRE))
Breeder - Mr David Foy

(Morning price: 14/1 12/1 11/1 9/1 8/1 9/1 8/1 15/2 13/2 6/1 8/1)
(Ring price: 7/1 15/2 8/1 17/2 8/1) SP 8/1

Place £3.40
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held up, not fluent 1st, left 4th at the 6th, went 2nd 18th, never able to get to winner, mistake last, well held flat
3rd
2L
silks
Global Dream (GB) 9, ch g 11-10 (Mrs Susan Carsberg)
Rated 122
Lucarno (USA) - Global Girl (GB)(Shambo)
Breeder - Mrs S. Carsberg

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

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slowly into stride, held up in rear, headway 16th, stayed on same pace approaching 2 out
4th
3.75L
silks
The Boss's Dream (IRE) 11, b g 10-12 (Slis Ltd, Mr M Gibbons & Mr D Nott)
Rated 110
Luso (GB) - Mrs Kick (IRE)(Supreme Leader)
Breeder - Paul Barden

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

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chased leaders, lost place before 3rd, effort 16th, no impression from 4 out, plugged on into 4th before last
5th
0.75L
silks
Sheneededtherun (IRE) 9, b m 10-7 (Mr Martin Jones)
ts+ Rated 105
Kayf Tara (GB) - Lady Moon (FR)(Monsun (GER))
Breeder - Brian Moran

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

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held up towards rear, not fluent 10th, some headway when mistake 4 out, no impression, plugged on flat
6th
17L
silks
Cucklington (GB) 8, b g 10-13 (Mrs Christine M Hinks)
ts+bl+ Rated 111
Kayf Tara (GB) - Ardrom (GB)(Ardross)
Breeder - Nightingale Bloodstock

(Morning price: 8/1 9/1 10/1 9/1 10/1)
(Ring price: 10/1 9/1 8/1 9/1 10/1 9/1 8/1) SP 8/1

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chased leaders, went 2nd before 16th, not fluent next, lost 2nd 18th, mistake and weakened 2 out
7th
12L
silks
Petiville (FR) 7, gr g 11-2 (Mr Richard Hobson)
Rated 117
Montmartre (FR) - Aegle (IRE)(Night Shift (USA))
Breeder - Mr Lionel Maillard

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

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held up in rear, headway 16th, lost place next, soon well beaten
8th
4.5L
silks
Zerachiel (IRE) 9, b g 11-12 (John Nicholls (Trading) Ltd)
bl2 Rated 124
Winged Love (IRE) - At Dawn (IRE)(Lashkari)
Breeder - C. Berry

(Morning price: 10/1 9/1 10/1 11/1 10/1 11/1 10/1 9/1 10/1 9/1 10/1 12/1 11/1)
(Ring price: 12/1 10/1 11/1 10/1 9/1) SP 9/1

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tracked leader until ridden approaching 16th, soon weakened
u.r.
silks
Pauls Hill (IRE) 7, b g 11-7 (The B Lucky Partnership)
cp3 Rated 126
Marienbard (IRE) - Lunar Star (IRE)(King's Theatre (IRE))
Breeder - Lynda Williams

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

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prominent, awkward and unseated rider 6th
Off 3.55
Time 7m. 54.60 secs, which is 5.73 secs faster than the course average on today's going
Tote Exacta- £57.10
Tote Trifecta- £421.90
CSF- £62.49
Tricast- £283.58.

Non runner Gardiners Hill (Going (Changed since Declaration))
2018 Talk Of The South 9 10-6 P J Brennan 7/4Fav (P Henderson)
2017 West Of The Edge 9 11-8 Sam Twiston-Davies 8/1 (Dr Richard Newland)
2016 Incentivise 13 10-13 J E Moore 12/1 (Kerry Lee)
2015 Carli King 9 11-9 A Pogson 33/1 (Mrs C Bailey)
2014 Loughalder 8 10-12 C Poste 5/1 (M Sheppard)

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