Kanjo's close second to Autumn Shades at Downpatrick was a good effort but she's failed twice subsequently and was beaten when falling last time. Sportsfield made a promising debut on heavy ground here last month and normal improvement should see her go well but winning bumpers Rathmuck Native and Elusive Ivy have plenty to do with their penalties. Brogine looks a nice prospect for hurdling after battling on to land a bumper here last month but it's CIANDARRAGH who looks the one to be on after a convincing victory in a Kilbeggan bumper on her belated debut last month.
Brogine (IRE) 10-3 (11-7) Chased leaders, 2nd after 4f, disputed 4f out, led 3f out, soon strongly pressed, ridden and headed 2f out, rallied to lead again entering straight, kept on well under pressure final furlong, won at Ballinrobe 2m 1f Soft - Heavy in Jul beating Don'tdropmein (12-0) by 3/4l, 7 ran.
Ciandarragh (IRE) 6-5fav (11-7) Soon tracked leaders in 4th, progress on inner 3f out, led approaching straight, pushed out to assert from over 1f out, kept on well, won at Kilbeggan 2m 3f gf in Jul beating Moylisha Tim (12-0) by 2 1/2l, 8 ran.
Elusive Ivy (IRE) 20-1 (11-5) Held up towards rear, progress into 8th 3 out, ridden into 5th before 2 out, no impression in 4th 2 out, kept on one pace, 4th of 19, 19 1/4l behind Voices Of Spring (11-12) at Fairyhouse 2m mdn Soft - Heavy in Apr.
Rathmuck Native (IRE) 4-5fav (11-7) Raced in 3rd early under keen hold, improved to dispute with a circuit to race and soon lead, pushed along to assert from 1f out and kept on well under pressure close home, won at Downpatrick 2m 2f gf in Sep beating Miss North Light (11-7) by 2 1/2l, 6 ran.
The Brock Inn (IRE) 9-1 (10-4) Held up, slightly slow jump 5th, 5th halfway, mistake 8th, not fluent 3 out and pushed along, disputed 3rd into straight, dropped to 4th from before 2 out and no impression, kept on same pace, 4th of 8, at Limerick 2m 4f gd in Jul.
Diva Dawn (IRE) 20-1 (11-7) Mainly mid-division, towards rear briefly halfway, ridden in moderate 6th 4f out, 5th 3f out, closer 2f out, kept on into moderate 3rd 1f out, no impression on leaders, 3rd of 12, 20 1/2l behind Prince D'aubrelle (12-0) at Galway 2m 2f gd in Jul.
Even Though (IRE) 20-1 (10-11) Soon chased leaders, 4th from 9th, one pace from before 2 out, 6th of 16, 19 3/4l behind Nautical Nitwit (11-4) at Bellewstown 3m mdn gf in Jul.
Herecomesthewolf (IRE) 7-1 (11-6) Mid div, not qckn from 3out, ko bhnd, 5th of 9, 23 1/2l behind De Danu's Bach (11-11) at Ballingarry 3m mdn gd in May.
Kanjo (IRE) 8-1 (10-13) Slight mistake 1st, a little keen, chased leaders, 6th from 5th, slight mistake 4 out, no impression when fell 2 out,, at Wexford 2m 2f mdn gf in Jul.
Mythical Lady (IRE) 50-1 (11-5) Unruly and unseated rider before start, always behind, trailing 4f out, tailed off, 10th of 11, dist behind Bon Chic (11-9) at Punchestown 2m gf in Oct.
Sportsfield (IRE) 28-1 (10-11) Held up towards rear early, slight mistake 2nd, mid-division after 3rd, 6th halfway, ridden in 5th 2 out, under pressure in 4th entering straight, kept on one pace to 3rd last, no impression on leaders, 3rd of 9, 6 1/4l behind Georges Conn (11-4) at Ballinrobe 2m 1f mdn Soft - Heavy in Jul.
St Agnes Church (IRE) 100-1 (11-7) Tracked leaders, ran freely, ran very wide off bend after stands and dropped to rear halfway, no extra approaching straight, eased, 11th of 12, dist behind First Figaro (12-0) at Galway 2m Yielding in Aug.
Statue Of An Angel (IRE) 5-1 (11-11) Alw pr & keen, gng best & green when b mstk last, not recover lead but row, 2nd of 11, nk behind Cautious Kate (11-11) at Necarne 3m mdn gd in May.
Theatre King's (IRE) 14-1 (11-7) Soon mid-division in 7th, under pressure from 3f out, soon no extra, eased straight, 9th of 11, dist behind Kalopsia (11-1) at Galway 2m Good - Yielding in Jul.
Howayadoing (IRE) 6-1 (11-9) Close up, on terms over 6f out, soon led, ridden into straight, headed over 1f out, kept on same pace,, 4th of 13, 1 1/2l behind Isnt Dat Right (11-9) at Wexford 2m Yielding in Jul.