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Placepot Pool - £46,071.21 Winning Units - 353.71 Dividend - £95.00. Quadpot Pool - £5,474.41 Winning Units - 97.3 Dividend - £41.60. Place Six Dividend - £83.76. Place Five Dividend - £43.50.

1st
silks
Sufficient (GB) 2, gr f 9-4 (Whitsbury Manor Stud And Mrs M E Sla)
(Drawn 8) Rated 72
Showcasing (GB) - Good Enough (FR)(Mukaddamah (USA))
Breeder - Whitsbury Manor Stud and Mrs M. E. Slade

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

Tote Win £4.90 Place £1.20
loading past form
held up in touch, headway on outside over 2f out, driven to challenge over 1f out, soon ridden, led narrowly when edged right and bumped rival inside final furlong, kept on towards finish
2nd
1L
silks
John Betjeman (GB) 2, b g 9-2 (Mr Ronald Rivers)
(Drawn 9)cp2 Rated 75
Poet's Voice (GB) - A Great Beauty (GB)(Acclamation (GB))
Breeder - Plantation Stud

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

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pressed leader, led narrowly 3f out, ridden over 1f out, narrowly headed when bumped and carried right inside final furlong, kept on same pace
3rd
3.25L
silks
Cromwell (GB) 2, bl g 8-11 (Mr Richard L Page)
(Drawn 2) Rated 68
Swiss Spirit (GB) - Brooksby (GB)(Diktat (GB))
Breeder - Copped Hall Farm & Stud

(Morning price: 25/1 22/1 20/1 16/1 14/1 16/1 14/1 16/1 12/1)
(Ring price: 12/1 11/1 10/1 9/1 17/2 9/1 10/1 11/1 12/1) SP 12/1

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chased leaders to over 3f out, soon outpaced and behind, ridden over 1f out, stayed on to take narrow 3rd near finish, no impression
4th
nk
silks
Ghost Queen (GB) 2, gr f 8-8 (Sheikh Juma Dalmook Al Maktoum)
(Drawn 1) Rated 62
Mukhadram (GB) - Deire Na Sli (IRE)(Aussie Rules (USA))
Breeder - The National Stud

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

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tacked leaders, ridden inside final 2f, kept on same pace, no impression with front pair, lost 3rd near finish
5th
0.75L
silks
Chonburi (GB) 2, b f 9-6 (King Power Racing Co Ltd)
(Drawn 6) Rated 77
Lawman (FR) - Expected Dream (IRE)(Galileo (IRE))
Breeder - Mr V. I. Araci

(Morning price: 15/2 7/1 6/1 11/2 6/1 11/2 5/1 9/2 4/1)
(Ring price: 9/2 4/1 9/2 4/1 7/2) SP 7/2

loading past form
tracked leaders, ridden over 1f out, kept on same pace, no impression final furlong
6th
1.5L
silks
Elegant Love (GB) 2, b f 9-2 (Mr W Clifford)
(Drawn 3) Rated 70
Delegator (GB) - Lovellian (GB)(Machiavellian (USA))
Breeder - Mrs S. Clifford

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

loading past form
behind, driven over 2f out, ridden over 1f out, never pace to challenge
7th
2L
silks
Perfectly (GB) 2, b f 8-11 (Mrs J Wood)
(Drawn 5) Rated 65
Gregorian (IRE) - Reveille (GB)(Sakhee's Secret (GB))
Breeder - Parry, Stratton, Steele-Mortimer

(Morning price: 10/1 11/1 12/1 11/1 12/1)
(Ring price: 10/1 11/1 12/1 14/1 12/1 14/1 16/1) SP 16/1

loading past form
tracked leaders, outpaced over 2f out, ridden and weakened inside final furlong
8th
1.75L
silks
Mersey (IRE) 2, gr f 9-3 (Mrs James Wigan)
(Drawn 4) Rated 74
Kodiac (GB) - Wylye (GB)(Dalakhani (IRE))
Breeder - Mrs James Wigan

(Morning price: 10/1 11/1 10/1 11/1)
(Ring price: 12/1 14/1 16/1) SP 16/1

loading past form
led, headed narrowly 3f out, ridden inside final 2f, soon lost place, weakened and eased inside final furlong
Off 5.08
Time 1m. 28.32 secs, which is 0.73 secs slower than the course average on today's going
Tote Exacta- £27.70
Tote Trifecta- £236.40
CSF- £30.88
Tricast- £289.99.

Non runner Headland (GB) Stewards Enquiry - Result Stands
2017 Ojala 2 8-12 Paddy Bradley (5) 8/1 (S Dow) (Drawn 7)
2016 Fastnet Spin 2 9-3 J F Egan 5/1 (David Evans) (Drawn 9)
2015 Justice Angel 2 9-6 S De Sousa 7/2Fav (David Elsworth) (Drawn 1)
2014 Black Granite 2 9-6 R Havlin 7/2JFav (Jeremy Noseda) (Drawn 6)

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