Atlantic Sea is consistent but thoroughly exposed and will probably find at least one too good again. LEAFCUTTER was tried in Listed company at Leopardstown in November so is obviously though capable of better and he can make a winning reappearance ahead of the Jim Bolger pair Feach Ar Agaidh and Solar Focus - the latter being the choice of Kevin Manning. Danish Duke has shown promise in both starts and the step up to 7f should suit on breeding.
Hasanour (USA) 33-1 (10-1) Rear of mid-division, no impression early straight and 13th 1f out, kept on inside final furlong, 9th of 15, 11l behind Earth Drummer (9-12) at Limerick 7f mdn stks gf.
Red All Star (IRE) 20-1 (9-13) Soon led and disputed, led before straight, soon clear, reduced lead and pressed final furlong, headed closing stages and dropped to 3rd near finish, 3rd of 18, 1l behind Beyond Brilliance (8-7) at Fairyhouse 7f mdn auc stks in May.
Atlantic Sea 5-2fav (9-5) Chased leaders, 5th halfway, ridden 2f out, kept on inside final furlong to 3rd close home, 3rd of 11, 2 3/4l behind Pirita (9-0) at Down Royal 5f mdn stks gd in May.
Danish Duke (IRE) 7-2 (9-5) Mid-division, ridden 1 1/2f out, 7th and no impression 1f out, kept on final furlong to 4th close home, 4th of 14, 4l behind Seas Of Wells (9-0) at Curragh 6f mdn stks gd in May.
Feach Ar Agaidh (IRE) Intense Focus colt out of Farida.
Hobbema (IRE) 33-1 (9-5) Chased leaders, 5th halfway, ridden and dropped to rear 2f out, no extra, eased final furlong, last of 7, 41l behind Onenightidreamed (9-5) at Cork 1m 3yo mdn aut hvy in Apr.
Leafcutter (IRE) 14-1 (9-3) Always rear, ridden entering straight and soon no extra, last of 5, 25l behind Mekong River (9-3) at Leopardstown 1m 1f 2yo lst stk (1) sft in Nov.
Solar Focus (IRE) 12-1 (9-5) Chased leaders, 3rd halfway, ridden in 4th and no impression 2 1/2f out, kept on same pace final furlong to 3rd close home, 3rd of 9, 19l behind Shining Emerald (9-5) at Listowel 7f 2yo mdn hvy in Sep.