14:25 Brighton Tue 9 October 2018
Didn't seem to improve for the step up to 7f on handicap debut at Sandown last time when a well held fifth. Still early days though and there should be some wiggle room off this mark.
Battled on really gamely to win at Chelmsford (6f, AW) last time off a 4lb lower mark. This is slightly tougher and not sure about this stiff finish over this longer trip.
Three starts of similar levels so far. Goes handicapping off a fair mark and a good chance that the step up to 7f will help too. Yard are having a really good spell and he is interesting.
Returned from a short-break to win at Wolverhampton (7f, AW) when well backed last time. Up 6lb here and obvious claims of further progress.
Made handicap debut in a big-field event at Glorious Goodwood and ran well enough. This is far less competitive and yard do well here. Will be a leading contender if showing any improvement.
Held on well to win a C&D maiden three weeks ago. Starts life in handicaps off a fair mark and every chance there could be further improvement to come.
Not shown a great deal in three starts so far. Goes handicapping off modest mark and there could be some improvement to come. Market check needed.
Won here over 6f off a 4lb lower mark two starts back. Struggled at Lingfield last time and needs to bounce back. Question over this trip to answer too.
Last Year's Winner
|T: George ScottJ: M Harley|
Diva D (3/1), Reconnaissance (10/3), Nayslayer (9/2), Red Armour (5/1), Pegasus Bridge (8/1), St Ouen (10/1), Dancing Speed (10/1), Alsimsaam (12/1), All Back To Mine (16/1), Barbara Hepworth (16/1)
- Diva D
- Red Armour
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