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Placepot Pool - £99,545.73 Winning Units - 716.42 Dividend - £101.40. Quadpot Pool - £12,663.55 Winning Units - 1186.65 Dividend - £7.80. Place Six Dividend - £56.72. Place Five Dividend - £11.79.

1st
silks
Miracle Garden (GB) 5, ch g 9-4 (Mr M A Geobey)
(Drawn 6)bl1 Rated 72
Exceed And Excel (AUS) - Sharp Terms (GB)(Kris)
Breeder - W. and R. Barnett Ltd

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

Tote Win £4.30 Place £1.60
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chased leaders, headway over 1f out, chased leader and hung left inside final furlong, ridden and ran on to lead well inside final furlong
2nd
1.25L
silks
Lord Cooper (GB) 3, b g 9-5 (R Cooper Racing Ltd)
(Drawn 1)ts+cp+ Rated 75
Sir Percy (GB) - Zooming (IRE)(Indian Ridge)
Breeder - Miss K Rausing

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

Place £4.00
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outpaced in rear, headway on inside under pressure over 1f out, ran on inside final furlong, went 2nd close home, not reach winner
3rd
nk
silks
Liberatum (GB) 3, b g 8-10 (Rhd)
(Drawn 2) Rated 73
Paco Boy (IRE) - Fine Lady (GB)(Selkirk (USA))
Breeder - The Pocock Family

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

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chased leaders, led over 1f out, ran on, headed well inside final furlong, lost 2nd close home
4th
1L
silks
Newstead Abbey (GB) 7, b g 9-1 (Tony Culhane Racing Club)
(Drawn 4)cp5 Rated 69
Byron (GB) - Oatcake (GB)(Selkirk (USA))
Breeder - Grasshopper 2000 Ltd

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

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slowly into stride, soon mid-division, headway chasing leaders over 1f out, ridden and every chance inside final furlong, soon not much room, kept on same pace after
5th
shd
silks
The Amber Fort (USA) 3, b g 8-11 (Dr Marwan Koukash)
(Drawn 13) Rated 70
Elusive Quality (USA) - Unreachable (USA)(Giant's Causeway (USA))
Breeder - Mr & Mrs Oliver S. Tait

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

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switched left start, held up towards rear, headway towards inside when not clear run over 1f out, switched right and kept on inside final furlong, not reach leaders
6th
3L
silks
Mr Strutter (IRE) 3, ch g 8-4 (Mrs Amanda Harrison)
(Drawn 10)hd+ Rated 67
Sir Prancealot (IRE) - Khajool (IRE)(Haafhd (GB))
Breeder - Wardstown Stud Ltd

(Morning price: 9/1 10/1 9/1 10/1 11/1 12/1 14/1 16/1 18/1 22/1)
(Ring price: 22/1 28/1 25/1 28/1 25/1 28/1 33/1) SP 33/1

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chased leaders on outside, ridden and edged left inside final furlong, weakened
7th
hd
silks
Rockley Point (GB) 4, b g 9-2 (Rowley Racing)
(Drawn 7) Rated 70
Canford Cliffs (IRE) - Statua (IRE)(Statoblest)
Breeder - Newsells Park Stud

(Morning price: 8/1 7/1 13/2 6/1 7/1 9/1 11/1)
(Ring price: 12/1 11/1 10/1 11/1 10/1 11/1 10/1 9/1 10/1) SP 10/1

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chased leaders, ridden and every chance over 1f out, hung right and no extra inside final furlong
8th
0.5L
silks
Trotter (GB) 3, b g 8-10 (Mr K B Hodges)
(Drawn 9) Rated 71
Piccolo (GB) - Vintage Steps (IRE)(Bahamian Bounty (GB))
Breeder - P. Balding

(Morning price: 18/1 16/1 20/1 25/1 40/1)
(Ring price: 40/1 50/1 40/1 50/1 40/1) SP 40/1

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mid-division, pushed along halfway, wide on home turn, weakened final furlong
9th
1.25L
silks
Cat Silver (GB) 4, b g 9-1 (Mr P E Axon)
(Drawn 8)cp4 Rated 69
Dansili (GB) - Catopuma (USA)(Elusive Quality (USA))

(Morning price: 16/1 20/1 25/1 20/1 25/1 22/1 18/1 16/1 14/1 12/1 14/1)
(Ring price: 14/1 12/1 14/1 16/1) SP 16/1

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held up in mid-division on inside, headway under pressure chasing leaders over 1f out, weakened inside final furlong
10th
1.75L
silks
Don't Blame Me (GB) 4, b g 9-0 (Paul & Clare Rooney)
(Drawn 12) Rated 75
Captain Gerrard (IRE) - Dragon Flyer (IRE)(Tagula (IRE))
Breeder - Mickley Stud and Mick Quinn

(Morning price: 11/1 10/1 11/1 9/1 10/1 12/1)
(Ring price: 12/1 11/1 10/1 11/1 12/1 11/1 10/1 11/1 10/1) SP 10/1

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raced keenly, always towards rear
11th
2.5L
silks
Major Valentine (GB) 5, b g 9-1 (Mr Pete Smith)
(Drawn 3) Rated 74
Major Cadeaux (GB) - Under My Spell (GB)(Wizard King (GB))
Breeder - J. R. Salter

(Morning price: 13/2 7/1 13/2 7/1 9/1)
(Ring price: 8/1 17/2 9/1 17/2 9/1 17/2 8/1 17/2 8/1 9/1 8/1 15/2) SP 15/2

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led, ridden and headed over 1f out, weakened final furlong
12th
4.5L
silks
Thankyou Stars (GB) 4, b f 9-2 (Mr Ray Bailey)
(Drawn 5) Rated 70
Exceed And Excel (AUS) - Magic Music (IRE)(Magic Ring (IRE))

(Morning price: 25/1 28/1 33/1 28/1 33/1 40/1 100/1)
(Ring price: 80/1 100/1 80/1 100/1 80/1 66/1 80/1) SP 80/1

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chased leader until well over 1f out, soon ridden, weakened final furlong
Off 6.11
Time 1m. 13.12 secs, which is 1.35 secs faster than the course average on today's going
Tote Exacta- £54.00
Tote Trifecta- £743.80
CSF- £49.48
Tricast- £679.73.

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