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|1st||(2)||Hail The Chief||9-2||R Smith (5)||Richard Hannon||5/2f|
|Made virtually all, hard ridden final furlong, held on gamely opened 11/4 touched 7/2 £1050-£300 £900-£300 £1500-£500 £3000-£1000|
|2nd||(5)||½||Sir Ferbet (IRE)||9-5||J D Smith||B W Hills||6/1|
|With winner, every chance inside final furlong, unable to quicken opened 11/2 touched 7/1|
|3rd||(6)||3½||Mellow Jazz||8-5||B Doyle||E A L Dunlop||7/2|
|Always prominent, ridden over 3f out, one pace final 2f opened 3/1 touched 7/2 £1400-£400|
|4th||(12)||6||Baron de Pichon (IRE)||8-8||M Henry||Andrew Reid||9/2|
|Ridden and headway 4f out, outpaced final 2f opened 4/1 touched 5/1|
|5th||(4)||½||Air of Esteem||8-0||G Baker (5)||P Haslam||13/2|
|Headway over 4f out, driven along 3f out, no impression opened 6/1 touched 8/1|
|6th||(8)||7||Punishment||8-6||D Mernagh (3)||K Cunningham-Brown||7/1|
|Never near to challenge opened 6/1 touched 7/1|
|7th||(11)||½||China Red (USA)||9-10||M Fenton||J Quinn||25/1|
|Never reached leaders opened 20/1 touched 25/1|
|8th||(10)||2||Favorisio||8-11||Dean McKeown||Miss J Camacho||25/1|
|Started slowly, always in rear opened 20/1 touched 25/1|
|9th||(9)||2½||Swan Knight (USA)||9-9||S Drowne||M Quinn||33/1|
|Behind, headway halfway, ridden 3f out, soon weakened opened 25/1 touched 33/1|
|10th||(7)||5||Elegant Escort (USA)||9-3||A Culhane||Mrs G Rees||50/1|
|In touch, headway over 4f out, weakened 3f out opened 33/1 touched 50/1|
|11th||(1)||19||Risk Free||9-6||T G McLaughlin||N P Littmoden||20/1|
|Prominent, ridden 6f out, soon lost touch, tailed off opened 14/1 touched 20/1|
|NR||(3)||Weet-A-Minute (IRE)||10-0||N Pollard||N P Littmoden|
|NR||(13)||Burning Truth (USA)||8-2||L Enstone (7)||Mrs A Duffield|