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Going - Good (Good to Firm in places). 

Placepot Pool - £72,329.16 Winning Units - 12035.82 Dividend - £4.30. Quadpot Pool - £6,118.41 Winning Units - 1399.18 Dividend - £3.20. Place Six Dividend - £3.41. Place Five Dividend - £2.37.

1st
silks
Storm Rising (IRE) 5, b g 11-1 (M Albon & M P Tudor)
bl5 Rated 123
Canford Cliffs (IRE) - Before The Storm (GB)(Sadler's Wells (USA))
Breeder - Barouche Stud (Ire) Ltd

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

Tote Win £1.40 Place £1.10
loading past form
raced keenly tracking leaders, closer in 2nd at 5th, led 3 out, came clear between last 2, easily
2nd
2.5L
silks
Cornborough (GB) 7, ch g 11-4 (Cornborough Racing Club)
Rated 121
Sir Percy (GB) - Emirates First (IRE)(In The Wings)
Breeder - Mr & Mrs A. E. Pakenham

(Morning price: 8/1 15/2 14/1 12/1 14/1 12/1)
(Ring price: 12/1 14/1) SP 14/1

loading past form
held up in 6th, steady headway approaching 3 out, went 2nd at the last, next, kept on same pace run in, no chance with winner
3rd
3.25L
silks
Eskendash (USA) 5, ch g 11-7 (Boyle Racing)
Rated 124
Eskendereya (USA) - Daffaash (USA)(Mr Greeley (USA))
Breeder - B. D. Gibbs Farm LLC & Chancey Mill Farm

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

loading past form
held up in rear, headway on outside approaching 3 out, kept on run-in, shared 3rd post
3rd
silks
Apterix (FR) 8, b g 11-0 (Brian Ellison Racing Club & Mr P Boyle)
Rated 117
Day Flight (GB) - Ohe Les Aulmes (FR)(Lute Antique (FR))
Breeder - Joel Chaignon

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

loading past form
tracked leader until approaching 3rd, remained handy, 2nd again approaching 2 out, well held between last 2, lost 2nd at the last, joined for 3rd post
5th
7L
silks
Blue Hussar (IRE) 7, b g 10-12 (Mr Richard Howard & Mr Ben Howard)
cp+ Rated 115
Montjeu (IRE) - Metaphor (USA)(Woodman (USA))
Breeder - Lynch Bages Ltd & Camas Park Stud

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

loading past form
led until after 3rd, chased leader until 5th, chased leaders, weakened 4 out
6th
9L
silks
Sleepy Haven (IRE) 8, b g 11-4 (Mr Alan Baxter)
Rated 121
Indian Haven (GB) - High Society Girl (IRE)(Key Of Luck (USA))
Breeder - Equine Associates Fr

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

loading past form
held up in 5th on inside, weakened before 3 out
7th
3.25L
silks
Crushed (IRE) 4, b g 10-11 (Wright, Jervis & Whitestonecliff Racin)
cp2 Rated 114
Beat Hollow (GB) - Sel (GB)(Salse (USA))
Breeder - J. Manogue

(Morning price: 40/1 50/1 40/1 50/1 66/1)
SP 66/1

loading past form
raced keenly, led after 3rd until 3 out, lost 2nd approaching next, weakened soon after
Off 3.40
Time 3m. 48.50 secs, which is 7.65 secs faster than the course average on today's going
Tote Exacta- £6.70
Tote Trifecta- £10.20 (3, 5 and 7) £9.00 (3, 5 and 2)
CSF- £7.07
Tricast- £10.32 (3, 5 and 7) £10.32 (3, 5 and 2) .

Non runner Silva Eclipse (GB) Dino Velvet was withdrawn not under orders. Rule 4 does not apply.
2017 Aristo Du Plessis 7 11-10 B Hughes 3/1JFav (J P L Ewart)
2016 Robinshill 5 10-11 Jamie Bargary (5) 9/2 (Nigel Twiston-Davies)
2015 Cooper 3 10-0 B Hughes 8/1 (Kevin Ryan)
2014 Lightening Rod 9 11-5 Harry Bannister (7) 8/1 (M W Easterby)

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