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Going - Soft (Heavy in places). 

Placepot Pool - £89,789.48 Winning Units - 1845.3 Dividend - £35.50. Quadpot Pool - £6,781.15 Winning Units - 385.32 Dividend - £13.00. Place Six Dividend - £18.73. Place Five Dividend - £12.73.

1st
silks
Dorking Cock (IRE) 5, b g 11-1 (Galloping On The South Downs Partnersh)
Rated 112
Winged Love (IRE) - Kiss Jolie (FR)(Cadoudal (FR))
Breeder - Danny Doran

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

Tote Win £4.00 Place £1.60
loading past form
chased leaders, led on bit before 2 out, clear before the last, kept on strongly
2nd
6L
silks
Maquisard (FR) 7, ch g 12-0 (Mr M K George)
Rated 122
Creachadoir (IRE) - Gioiosa Marea (IRE)(Highest Honor (FR))
Breeder - E. B. de La Motte & E.A.R.L. La Dariole

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

Place £2.60
loading past form
held up in mid-division, headway chasing leaders approaching 3rd, went 2nd at the last, stayed on same pace run-in, no chance with winner
3rd
2.25L
silks
Briac (FR) 8, b g 10-7 (Mr O S Harris)
Rated 109
Kapgarde (FR) - Jarwin Do (FR)(Grand Tresor (FR))
Breeder - P. J. Loivel & R. Dugardin

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

Place £1.50
loading past form
held up towards rear, mistake 4th, headway on inside chasing leaders before 2 out, 2nd 2 out, one pace and held when dropped to 3rd at the last
4th
7L
silks
Oscars Leader (IRE) 6, b g 11-4 (John Marriott)
cp1 Rated 112
Oscar (IRE) - Lead'er Inn (IRE)(Supreme Leader)
Breeder - Mrs P. and Philip Heaney

(Morning price: 18/1 20/1 18/1 20/1 22/1 25/1 28/1 25/1 20/1)
(Ring price: 18/1 20/1 16/1) SP 16/1

loading past form
led until after 2nd, chased leader, pushed along chasing winner briefly approaching 2 out, chased leaders, ridden between last 2, weakened run-in
5th
6L
silks
Legend Of France (GB) 6, ch m 10-6 (Ermyn Lodge Stud)
Rated 100
Flying Legend (USA) - Bonne Anniversaire (GB)(Alflora (IRE))
Breeder - Shade Oak Stud

(Morning price: 16/1 20/1 22/1 20/1 18/1 14/1 10/1)
(Ring price: 14/1 11/1 10/1 11/1 12/1 10/1) SP 10/1

loading past form
mid-division, headway chasing leaders before 3 out, weakened next
6th
nose
silks
Oscar Hoof (IRE) 11, b g 11-1 (A Chandler Racing)
ts2cp4 Rated 117
Oscar (IRE) - New Legislation (IRE)(Dominion Royale)
Breeder - John Bergin

(Morning price: 14/1 16/1 20/1 22/1 25/1)
SP 25/1

loading past form
mid-division, headway chasing leaders before 3 out, ridden and weakened between last 2
7th
2L
silks
Working Class (GB) 5, b g 10-11 (Mr Bart Ryan-Beswick)
Rated 111
Bahri (USA) - Louise d'Arzens (GB)(Anabaa (USA))
Breeder - Mr R. Chennells

(Morning price: 15/2 8/1 10/1 11/1 10/1 8/1)
(Ring price: 17/2 8/1) SP 8/1

loading past form
towards rear, headway on inside chasing leaders before 2 out, weakened soon after 2 out
8th
3.5L
silks
Monday Club (GB) 6, ch g 11-3 (Faber, Ffrench Davis & Taylor)
sr Rated 116
Strategic Prince (GB) - Support Fund (IRE)(Intikhab (USA))
Breeder - R. F. Johnson Houghton

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

loading past form
not fluent 2nd, always behind
9th
1.75L
silks
Royal Sunday (FR) 5, gr g 11-7 (Old Stoics Racing Club 2)
Rated 115
Never On Sunday (FR) - Royale Malaisie (FR)(Villez (USA))
Breeder - S.C.E.A Ecurie Biraben et al

(Morning price: 12/1 14/1 12/1 11/1 12/1 14/1 16/1 18/1 14/1 16/1 18/1 16/1 14/1 11/1)
(Ring price: 14/1 12/1 10/1 11/1 12/1 11/1 10/1) SP 10/1

loading past form
chased leaders, not fluent 3rd, weakened after 3 out
10th
16L
silks
Extra Bald (FR) 5, b g 10-12 (Mr D W Fox)
cp1 Rated 109
Linda's Lad (GB) - Palatyne (FR)(Passing Sale (FR))
Breeder - Mr R. Dugardin & Mr C. Ferchaud

(Morning price: 8/1 15/2 8/1 10/1 11/1 12/1 11/1 10/1 11/1 12/1 20/1 22/1)
(Ring price: 18/1 20/1 22/1) SP 22/1

loading past form
chased leader, led after 2nd, headed and weakened rapidly before 2 out, soon behind
11th
0.75L
silks
Saintemilion (FR) 6, b g 11-9 (Mrs Kathy Stuart & Mr Terry Warner)
Rated 120
Diamond Green (FR) - Matakana (FR)(Green Tune (USA))
Breeder - Mr Jean-Denis Salvert

(Morning price: 8/1 15/2 8/1 10/1 11/1 12/1 14/1 18/1 20/1 18/1 20/1 22/1 20/1 22/1)
(Ring price: 20/1 25/1 22/1 25/1) SP 25/1

loading past form
mid-division, some headway on outside before 3 out, weakened quickly and soon behind, tailed off
12th
2.25L
silks
Anteros (IRE) 11, b g 11-13 (Mr K W Bell)
ts+cp+ Rated 121
Milan (GB) - Sovereign Star (IRE)(Taufan (USA))
Breeder - Mrs A. Jenkins

(Morning price: 12/1 14/1 16/1 20/1 33/1)
(Ring price: 20/1 22/1 25/1 33/1) SP 33/1

loading past form
always in rear, tailed off 3 out
Off 12.50
Time 4m. 6.90 secs, which is 4.93 secs faster than the course average on today's going
Tote Exacta- £25.40
Tote Trifecta- £132.60
CSF- £22.21
Tricast- £80.60.

Non runner Hollywood Ken ( Self Cert (Bruised Foot))
2018 Briac 7 9-12 Mr Sean Houlihan (3) 25/1 (Mark Pattinson)
2017 Chieftain's Choice 8 11-8 Tom Bellamy 3/1Fav (Kevin Frost)
2016 Canadian Diamond 9 11-5 M Hamill (3) 11/2 (R Rowe)
2015 Right Step 8 10-5 Paddy Bradley (8) 14/1 (P Phelan)

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