Atlantic Sea finished runner-up in a three-horse race here earlier this month then went to the Curragh for a maiden where he found only the heavily supported Guerre too strong. HE'S NO SAINT, narrowly beaten by Pleasure Bay on his debut here, couldn't quite hold off Agena on his next start over 7f at Leopardstown and should go one better. Ger Lyons has a fine record here so the very speedily-bred Artistic Integrity is worth a market check as is Eddie Lynam's Lady Mega, another bred to be speedy.
He's No Saint 4-1 (9-5) Chased leader in 2nd, pushed along to dispute lead under 2f out, soon ridden, stayed on well to gain narrow lead close home, headed near line, 2nd of 9, hd behind Agena (9-5) at Leopardstown 7f mdn stks gd.
Artistic Integrity Dutch Art gelding out of Valley Of The Moon.
Atlantic Sea 7-1 (9-5) Chased leader, 2nd halfway, ridden 2f out, under pressure in 3rd 1f out, kept on into 2nd final furlong, not reach winner, 2nd of 19, 3/4l behind Guerre (9-5) at Curragh 6f 2yo mdn gd.
Camakasi (IRE) 66-1 (9-0) Rear of mid-division througout, never a factor, 17th of 19, 17l behind Guerre (9-5) at Curragh 6f 2yo mdn gd.
Royal Avatar (IRE) Arakan gelding out of Perfect Order.
Ablewellable (IRE) 50-1 (9-0) Slowly into stride, always towards rear, last of 19, 23l behind Guerre (9-5) at Curragh 6f 2yo mdn gd.
Dans Girl (IRE) 33-1 (9-0) Chased leaders on outer, pushed along in 7th 2f halfway, ridden 2f out, no impression over 1f out, kept on one pace, 9th of 19, 12l behind Guerre (9-5) at Curragh 6f 2yo mdn gd.
Lady Mega (IRE) Kodiac filly out of Naias.
Pretty Angel (IRE) 16-1 (9-0) Mid-division, 9th before straight, no impression from 2f out, kept on same pace, 7th of 14, 10l behind All Set To Go (9-5) at Roscommon 7f 2yo mdn gd.
Red Cavier (IRE) 66-1 (9-0) Towards rear, flicked tail early, ran a bit green and soon improved on outer, 7th before straight, soon no extra, 13th of 14, 31l behind Chroussa (9-0) at Listowel 6f 2yo fll mdn.
Sandy Smile (IRE) 11-2 (9-0) Mid-division, ridden in 9th 2f out, 5th on inner entering straight, no extra in 6th 1f out, kept on one pace, 6th of 16, 6l behind Colour Blue (9-0) at Galway 7f 2yo mdn fll aut gd.
Si Seulement (IRE) Iffraaj filly out of Ellanova.