Some disappointing types here who could do with a victory for the paddocks and Pastiches has started looking very one-paced. She's now had nine starts without winning, one less than NEW REGALIA, but at least the latter continues to run well and it was no disgrace to be beaten by Gun Shoot in a Dundalk handicap last time. She gets the nod with Al Fahidi having been beaten a long way into third at Gowran and Diamond Daze now having gone 22 runs without winning.
Diamond Daze (IRE) 9-1 (9-5) Held up towards rear, ridden and headway under 2f out, 10th 1f out, ran on well final furlong to 3rd last strides, 3rd of 16, 1 3/4l behind Mamma Rosa (9-5) at Tipperary 7f app hcp 47-65 in Aug.
Maontri (IRE) 66-1 (9-3) Soon led, headed before straight, soon no extra, 10th of 14, 20l behind Teocht (9-0) at Tipperary 1m 4f fll mdn stks gd in Sep.
Sea Rocket (IRE) 8-1 (8-12) Awkward leaving stalls, soon rear of mid-division, some headway halfway, moderate 7th under 4f out, moderate 6th before straight, chased leaders and no impression from over 1f out, kept on same pace, 6th of 14, 7l behind Teocht (9-0) at Tipperary 1m 4f fll mdn stks gd in Sep.
Al Fahidi (IRE) 6-1 (9-0) Reluctant to load, went left leaving stalls, soon mid-division, pushed along halfway, ridden in moderate 5th 2f out, no impression, 5th of 11, 14l behind Surreal (9-4) at Gowran Park 7f fll mdn stks gf in Sep.
Go Gentle (IRE) Dylan Thomas filly out of Lightstorm.
Hawaiian Heat (IRE) Galileo filly out of Miss Hawai.
Just Nora (IRE) 50-1 (8-7) Held up, 7th halfway, ridden and no extra 3f out, 7th of 10, 19l behind Daymooma (9-0) at Ballinrobe 1m 1f fll mdn stks gd in Jun.
New Regalia (IRE) 2-1fav (9-8) Led, headed after 3f, led again over 2f out, soon ridden, strongly pressed 1f out, headed and no extra inside final furlong, 2nd of 14, 1 3/4l behind Gun Shoot (9-5) at Dundalk 1m 3f hcp 47-65 pol in Sep.
Only One Galileo (IRE) 16-1 (9-0) Soon mid-division and niggled along from early, ridden 5f out, moderate 9th and kept on same pace from before straight, 11th of 14, 31l behind Teocht (9-0) at Tipperary 1m 4f fll mdn stks gd in Sep.
Papal Avenue 33-1 (8-5) Dwelt a bit, in rear, niggled along from 4f out, some headway on outer straight, 7th over 1f out, ran on without threatening inside final furlong, 5th of 9, 3 1/2l behind Kentra (9-2) at Tipperary 1m 1f 3yo clm gd in Sep.
Pastiches 9-2 (9-0) Chased leaders, 5th before straight, no impression under pressure in 3rd and kept on same pace from over 1f out, 3rd of 13, 12l behind Fulminata (9-0) at Listowel 1m mdn flls stks in Sep.
Sabinillas (IRE) 50-1 (9-0) Mid-division and 9th halfway, no impression over 1f out, kept on one pace inside final furlong, 7th of 14, 10l behind English Deer (9-5) at Down Royal 7f mdn stks gf in Sep.
Voice Of A Curlew (IRE) 12-1 (8-9) Chased leaders, ridden 3f out, soon weakened, 15th of 17, 20l behind Dysios (9-1) at Navan 1m 2f hcp 55-80.