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Placepot Pool - £164,313.96 Winning Units - 397.49 Dividend - £301.70. Quadpot Pool - £10,293.63 Winning Units - 98.11 Dividend - £77.60. Place Six Dividend - £214.05. Place Five Dividend - £93.99.

1st
silks
National Anthem (GB) 5, ch g 9-2 (Steve Bolland & Clive Watson)
(Drawn 5) Rated 80
Intikhab (USA) - Song of Passion (IRE)(Orpen (USA))
Breeder - Pevens Racing

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

Tote Win £2.30 Place £1.60
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made all, edged left from 2f out, hung left and ridden inside final furlong, ran on (hand timed)
2nd
nk
silks
Doc Sportello (IRE) 8, b g 9-1 (Mr George Nixon)
(Drawn 3)cp+ Rated 79
Majestic Missile (IRE) - Queen Of Silk (IRE)(Brief Truce (USA))
Breeder - J. Hutchinson

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

Place £5.20
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chased leaders, went 2nd over 1f out, ridden and kept on inside final furlong, always held
3rd
2.5L
silks
Zapper Cass (FR) 7, b g 9-1 (Incl 4lb penalty) (Mr Michael Appleby)
(Drawn 2)vs+sr Rated 82
Elusive City (USA) - Moonlight Cass (IRE)(Danehill Dancer (IRE))
Breeder - Arunas Cicenas

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

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chased winner until over 1f out, no extra in 3rd final furlong
4th
3.5L
silks
Moonraker (GB) 8, ch g 9-7 (The Kettlelites)
(Drawn 1)vs2sr Rated 85
Starspangledbanner (AUS) - Licence To Thrill (GB)(Wolfhound (USA))
Breeder - Stratford Place Stud

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

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slowly into stride, off the pace in last, some late headway, never on terms
5th
3L
silks
Jack The Truth (IRE) 6, ch g 9-5 (Mr Jack Stephenson)
(Drawn 4)sr Rated 83
Dandy Man (IRE) - Friendly Heart (CAN)(Lion Heart (USA))
Breeder - Michael G. Daly

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

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chased leaders, pushed along halfway, weakened inside final 2f
Off 3.40
Time 57.55 secs, which is 1.36 secs faster than the course average on today's going
Tote Exacta- £16.10
Tote Trifecta- £40.90
CSF- £14.24.

THE IRISH TIMES