16:45 Sandown Wed 20 September 2017
Has the ideal combination of trip and ground for this but needs to produce a career best. Has never managed to land back to back successes but will get few easier opportunities to do so.
Claims on her Chepstow second to Perfect Quest in May but has been poor since as have many from this yard. No signs of an upturn in the trainer's fortunes and she remains hard to fancy.
He third in a Salisbury maiden suggests her current mark demands more improvement than has been evident in her two starts since.
First piece of form this year came off this mark in a weak Doncaster handicap. Has found another poor race here but she is better in smaller fields than this.
Fourth in a tight finish at Newbury in July when belying odds of 125/1. Two runs since suggest that effort was a flash in the pan, but the hood worn on those occasions is now removed.
Has looked less than straightforward in recent races and may not be one to rely in a battle. Rider has a good record for the yard but her last two efforts make her difficult to fancy.
Winner over a mile at Doncaster in June and fairly treated on that form. Given plenty to do on first attempt at this trip two weeks ago and looks one of the main contenders in this.
Career best at Salisbury last time in a race that has produced a couple of winners. Going the right way and holds decent claims in a race that will take little winning.
Comes from a family of winners but has looked unlikely to maintain that tradition in each of her starts thus far.
Last Year's Winner
|T: R CharltonJ: G Baker|
Becca Campbell (3/1), Precious Angel (7/2), Flood Defence (4/1), Luminous (7/1), Beatisa (7/1), Bermondsey Belle (10/1), Luna Magic (14/1), Della Valle (20/1), Rum Swizzle (20/1), Everlasting Sea (33/1)
- Flood Defence
- Becca Campbell
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