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Going - Good to Firm (Watered). 

Placepot Pool - £42,810.84 Winning Units - 638.4 Dividend - £48.90. Quadpot Pool - £4,591.65 Winning Units - 194.13 Dividend - £17.50. Place Six Dividend - £45.99. Place Five Dividend - £19.27.

1st
silks
Channel Packet (GB) 4, b h 9-8 (Mr I R Hatton)
(Drawn 4) Rated 59
Champs Elysees (GB) - Etarre (IRE)(Giant's Causeway (USA))
Breeder - Howdale Bloodstock Ltd

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

Tote Win £5.90 Place £3.10
loading past form
in touch, keen early, progress to lead over 2f out, soon challenged, headed inside final furlong, rallied to lead again last stride
2nd
shd
silks
Optima Petamus (GB) 6, gr g 8-10 (Mrs C M Clarke, Foulrice Park Racing L)
(Drawn 1)cp+ Rated 47
Mastercraftsman (IRE) - In A Silent Way (IRE)(Desert Prince (IRE))
Breeder - Richard Moses Bloodstock

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

loading past form
in touch, headway over 2f out, every chance over 1f out, led inside final furlong, headed post
3rd
1L
silks
Freud (FR) 8, b g 9-4 (A & P Skips Limited)
(Drawn 8)cp3 Rated 60
Dalakhani (IRE) - Ailette (GB)(Second Set (IRE))
Breeder - E. Puerari, Oceanic Bloodstock et al

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

loading past form
slowly into stride, held up in rear, headway over 2f out, soon outpaced, stayed on well closing stages
4th
2.75L
silks
Castle Talbot (IRE) 6, b g 9-8 (Mrs Jacqueline Clover)
(Drawn 5)cp+ Rated 59
Rock Of Gibraltar (IRE) - Louve Sacree (USA)(Seeking The Gold (USA))
Breeder - Herbertstown & Diomed

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

loading past form
held up in touch, headway over 2f out, stayed on same pace approaching final furlong
5th
5L
silks
Indigo Princess (GB) 5, b m 9-6 (Mr Philip A Jarvis)
(Drawn 2) Rated 62
Native Ruler (GB) - Red To Violet (GB)(Spectrum (IRE))
Breeder - Mr Philip A. Jarvis

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

loading past form
pulled hard, prominent, led over 6f out, headed over 2f out, weakened over 1f out
6th
10L
silks
Pike Corner Cross (IRE) 6, b g 10-0 (Mrs Yvonne Fleet & Partner)
(Drawn 6) Rated 65
Cape Cross (IRE) - Smart Coco (USA)(Smarty Jones (USA))
Breeder - Rockfield Farm

(Morning price: 11/2 9/2 5/1 11/2 5/1 11/2 5/1 11/2 6/1 11/2 5/1 9/2)
(Ring price: 9/2 4/1 7/2 4/1 7/2 10/3 3/1) SP 3/1Jfav

loading past form
led, keen, headed over 6f out, remained prominent, weakened over 2f out
7th
1L
silks
Executor (GB) 5, b g 8-9 (Beckhampton Stables Ltd)
(Drawn 7) Rated 53
Cacique (IRE) - Star Cluster (GB)(Observatory (USA))
Breeder - Juddmonte Farms Ltd

(Morning price: 20/1 18/1 20/1 22/1)
(Ring price: 20/1 22/1 20/1 16/1 18/1 20/1 25/1) SP 25/1

loading past form
tracked leaders, lost place running wide on bend over 4f out, beaten over 2f out
Off 5.30
Time 2m. 12.10 secs, which is 0.56 secs slower than the course average on today's going
Tote Exacta- £17.50
Tote Trifecta- £83.30
CSF- £19.82
Tricast- £58.07.

Non runner Bogardus
2017 Champagne Rules 6 8-8 Ben Robinson 20/1 (Mrs S Watt) (Drawn 2)
2016 We'll Shake Hands 5 9-8 Clifford Lee (3) 5/2Fav (K R Burke) (Drawn 1)

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