Alpha Ridge (IRE) 6-4fav (11-12) Tracked leader in 2nd, led before 5 out, ridden and mistake 2 out, soon headed, ridden in 2nd entering straight, stayed on final furlong to press winner, just held, 2nd of 18, nk behind China Rock (11-12) at Galway 2m 6f beg chs sft in Oct.
Caim Hill (IRE) 7-1 (11-0) Settled behind leaders, 4th halfway, rear and mistake 5 out, ridden into 4th 3 out, moderate 3rd and no impression before 2 out, left 2nd last, kept on run-in, not reach winner, 2nd of 5, 2l behind Oscar Looby (11-4) at Navan 2m 4f lst nov chs hvy in Nov.
Jered (IRE) 11-4fav (11-12) Soon mid-division, slight mistakes 7th and 8th, closed 5 out, 2nd 3 out, disputed lead approaching next, led last, stretched clear run-in, comfortably, won at Punchestown 2m 4f beg chs hvy in Nov beating Lenabane (11-12) by 4l, 17 ran.
Mr Warbucks (IRE) 8-1 (11-9) Led and disputed, headed from 6th, led again 4 out, ridden from 2 out, pressed approaching last, kept on well run-in, won at Thurles 2m 2f beg chs gd in Oct beating Whatuthink (11-12) by 1l, 16 ran.
Pandorama (IRE) 2-5fav (11-12) Led, jumped left throughout, headed approaching 2 out, stayed on well run-in to regain lead final 50 yards, won at Punchestown 2m 4f beg chs sft in Oct beating Clan Tara (11-12) by hd, 18 ran.
Pesoto (FR) 5-4fav (11-12) Made all, clear before 2 out, kept on strongly, easily, won at Limerick 2m 1f beg chs hvy in Nov beating Swift Counsel (11-12) by 13l, 12 ran.
Roberto Goldback (IRE) 9-2 (11-12) Chased leaders, 4th halfway, headway to 2nd entering straight, challenged 2 out, ridden to lead briefly before last, 2nd and kept on run-in to press winner close home, 2nd of 14, 3/4l behind Osana (11-12) at Navan 2m beg chs hvy in Nov.
Whatuthink (IRE) 9-4fav (11-12) Led and soon clear, slow jump and reduced lead from 6 out, clear again before last, stayed on well, comfortably, won at Thurles 2m beg chs sft in Nov beating Bob Lingo (11-12) by 5l, 16 ran.