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Il Paradiso was sent off the 20/1 outsider of four in the Weatherbys Hamilton Lonsdale Cup but made his presence felt in finishing a close third behind Stradivarius and Dee Ex Bee.
The Galileo colt had previously won a handicap in runaway style off a mark of 89 at the Curragh but his days in that company now look over.
He was having only his seventh run at York and is now in the picture for the William Hill St Leger.
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