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Going - Good to Soft (Soft in Places). 

Placepot Pool - £58,014.94 Winning Units - 81.65 Dividend - £518.60. Quadpot Pool - £10,245.88 Winning Units - 105.59 Dividend - £71.80. Place Six Dividend - £614.58. Place Five Dividend - £167.73.

1st
silks
Eastern Sheriff (GB) 3, b c 9-9 (Isa Salman Al Khalifa)
(Drawn 2)cp1 Rated 86
Lawman (FR) - Abunai (GB)(Pivotal (GB))
Breeder - Sheikh Isa Salman Al Khalifa

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

Tote Win £5.30 Place £1.80
loading past form
held up in mid-division, headway and switched right inside final 2f, ridden chasing leaders over 1f out, went 2nd inside final furlong, stayed on to lead towards finish
2nd
0.75L
silks
Sociologist (FR) 5, ch g 8-13 (Rob Massheder, A J Turton & Partners)
(Drawn 3)cp+ Rated 65
Society Rock (IRE) - Fabiola (GER)(Medicean (GB))
Breeder - E.A.R.L. Elevage Des Loges

(Morning price: 6/1 4/1 7/2 4/1 7/2 4/1 6/1)
(Ring price: 6/1 11/2 6/1 11/2 6/1) SP 6/1

Place £1.80
loading past form
soon led and set decent pace, pushed clear 2f out, reduced lead inside final furlong, ridden and battled on until headed and no extra towards finish
3rd
4L
silks
Euro Implosion (IRE) 4, b g 9-8 (Mr J S Morrison)
(Drawn 1) Rated 74
Battle Of Marengo (IRE) - Mikes Baby (IRE)(Key Of Luck (USA))
Breeder - Mr Aaron Boland

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

Place £4.90
loading past form
led briefly, settled 3rd 11f out, went 2nd over 2f out, ridden and no impression over 1f out, lost 2nd inside final furlong, held on for 3rd
4th
0.75L
silks
Funny Man (GB) 4, b g 9-12 (Apple Tree Stud)
(Drawn 6)vs4 Rated 78
Distorted Humor (USA) - Midnight Thoughts (USA)(Henrythenavigator (USA))
Breeder - Apple Tree Stud

(Morning price: 7/1 15/2 8/1 10/1 9/1 8/1)
(Ring price: 17/2 8/1 17/2 8/1 17/2 9/1 17/2) SP 17/2

loading past form
always towards rear, ridden and struggling 4f out, kept on reluctantly into 4th towards finish
5th
0.5L
silks
Ajman Prince (IRE) 7, b g 9-10 (Mr J D Wright & Mrs S Wright)
(Drawn 5) Rated 76
Manduro (GER) - Jumaireyah (GB)(Fairy King (USA))
Breeder - Darley

(Morning price: 11/1 12/1 14/1 16/1 18/1 20/1 16/1)
(Ring price: 16/1 14/1 16/1 14/1) SP 14/1

loading past form
held up towards rear, headway on outside 2f out, weakened inside final furlong
6th
9.5L
silks
Stockbridge Tap (GB) 3, ch g 8-12 (Mr Robert Gibbons)
(Drawn 10)sr Rated 75
Nayef (USA) - Last Supper (GB)(Echo of Light (GB))
Breeder - Robert Gibbons

(Morning price: 10/3 3/1 11/4 5/2 11/4 5/2 11/4 9/4 2/1 15/8 7/4 6/4 13/8 6/4 13/8 6/4)
(Ring price: 6/4 13/8 7/4 13/8 6/4 13/8) SP 13/8fav

loading past form
chased leaders, ridden and weakened 2f out
7th
10L
silks
Trumpet Man (GB) 3, b g 9-2 (Sheikh Hamdan Bin Mohammed Al Maktoum)
(Drawn 8)sr Rated 79
Golden Horn (GB) - Concordia (GB)(Pivotal (GB))
Breeder - Godolphin

(Morning price: 10/1 11/1 5/1 9/2 5/1 9/2 4/1 9/2 5/1)
(Ring price: 11/2 5/1) SP 5/1

loading past form
slowly into stride, soon prominent on outside, went 2nd 11f out, ridden 3f out, lost 2nd over 2f out, weakened quickly
8th
12L
silks
Billy Ray (GB) 5, b g 9-10 (Bonnet De Douche)
(Drawn 4) Rated 76
Sixties Icon (GB) - Fiumicino (GB)(Danehill Dancer (IRE))
Breeder - Norman Court Stud

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

loading past form
always in rear, never a factor, tailed off
Off 3.01
Time 2m. 57.38 secs, which is 1.44 secs faster than the course average on today's going
Tote Exacta- £32.30
Tote Trifecta- £262.80
CSF- £29.66
Tricast- £512.46.

Non runners Akamanto ( Going (Changed since declaration) ), The Navigator (GB) ( Going (Changed since declaration) )

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