Tales Of Milan won at Limerick last month but found MOUNT SION much too good when sixth at Roscommon earlier this month. The latter wasn't unduly troubled to score by a cosy couple of lengths and there looks more to come from Enda Bolger's chaser. Ballyhampshire Man won a beginners' event at Wexford but struggled back at the same track on his handicap debut when Fourth Class finished third. Fairwood Bob posted a better effort at Tramore last week and Don't Stop Me Now has the past form to figure but hasn't raced since 2011.
Fourth Class (IRE) 10-1 (10-6) Held up towards rear early, headway into 6th halfway, ridden and no impression before 3 out, kept on one pace, 6th of 11, 31l behind Double Seven (11-6) at Kilbeggan 2m 4f hcp chs gd.
Prosperity Square (IRE) 16-1 (10-2) Rear of mid-division and 12th halfway, driven along and dropped to rear after 3 out, soon weakened and pulled up before last, in a race won by Victrix Gale (10-10) at Galway 3m hcp hdl 88-130 sft in Jul, 17 ran.
Fairwood Bob (IRE) 25-1 (10-12) Mid-division, ridden and some progress 3 out, went moderate 4th 2 out, no extra in 4th when mistake at last, 4th of 14, 12l behind Queiros Bleu (11-5) at Tramore 2m 6f hcp chs 0-123 gd.
Ballyhampshire Man (IRE) 9-2fav (10-12) Chased leaders, not fluent at a fence early, 6th at 7th, no impression and kept on same pace 4 out, 8th of 15, 30l behind Count Salazar (11-1) at Wexford 3m 1f hcp chs 0-116 gf in Jul.
Tales Of Milan (IRE) 3-1fav (11-3) Soon mid-division, niggled along from 4 out, struggling to get to leaders when mistake and rider lost irons 3 out, soon no impression, kept on same pace, 6th of 15, 9l behind Mount Sion (11-1) at Roscommon 2m 5f hcp chs 0-109 gf.
Cloone Rocket (IRE) 14-1 (11-12) Tracked leaders on inner, ridden 3 out, weakening when mistake next, 11th of 16, well behind Green Thirty Two (10-0) at Ballinrobe 2m 4f hcp hdl 80-109 gd in Jul.
Mount Sion (IRE) 13-2 (11-1) Soon mid-division, improved to track leaders after 4 out, good progress into 2nd and challenged last, led and stayed on well run-in, won at Roscommon 2m 5f hcp chs 0-109 gf beating Carmels Boy (11-5) by 2 1/4l, 15 ran.
Page One Two Nine (IRE) 20-1 (11-1) Prominent, fell 6 out, in a race won by Count Salazar (11-1) at Wexford 3m 1f hcp chs 0-116 gf in Jul, 15 ran.
Don't Stop Me Now (IRE) 8-1 (11-3) Chased leaders, 3rd halfway, 2nd 5 out, ridden in 3rd and no extra before 2 out, weakened, 9th of 20, 50l behind Gala Dancer (10-10) at Galway 3m hcp hdl 88-130 gd in Jul '11.
Thelobstercatcher 8-1 (11-5) Soon behind, pulled up before 6th, in a race won by Mount Sion (11-1) at Roscommon 2m 5f hcp chs 0-109 gf, 15 ran.
Whiskey And Red (IRE) 14-1 (11-6) Soon towards rear, reminders after 3rd, never a factor, completely tailed off, 6th of 14, well behind Acapulco Gold (11-6) at Wexford 2m 3f hcp chs 0-109 gf in Jul.
Ballygill Gale (IRE) 18-1 (9-10) Tracked leaders when mistake 3rd and dropped to mid-division before halfway, pushed along and no impression approaching 2 out, no extra early run-in, 8th of 17, 49l behind Bruff (10-1) at Galway 2m 6f hcp chs hvy.
Karinga Queen (IRE) 11-1 (11-6) In rear, reminders before 6th, outpaced before 4 out, held in 4th when blundered badly last, 4th of 5, 25l behind Strobe (10-7) at Perth 2m 4f hcp chs 0-120 (4) gf in Jul.
Healys Bar (IRE) 25-1 (10-6) Chased leaders, no impression 4 out where bad mistake, soon no extra, 10th of 15, 47l behind Count Salazar (11-1) at Wexford 3m 1f hcp chs 0-116 gf in Jul.
Corrick Bridge (IRE) 5-1fav (11-4) Waited with towards rear, fell 4 out, in a race won by Taken Twice (10-2) at Roscommon 3m hcp hdl 80-109 gf, 17 ran.
The Book Thief (IRE) 16-1 (11-7) Chased leaders, moderate 4th halfway, 3rd 6 out, ridden and no impression 3 out, kept on one pace, 3rd of 15, 16l behind Baizically (10-12) at Tramore 2m 6f hcp chs 0-95 gd.
Close Review (IRE) 12-1 (10-6) Soon chased leaders, 5th after 4 out, 3rd 3 out, no extra and kept on same pace from before last, 3rd of 15, 4 1/2l behind Mount Sion (11-1) at Roscommon 2m 5f hcp chs 0-109 gf.