15:20 Doncaster Thu 11 July 2019
Course specialist with four wins at this track (6f-7f); 1lb higher than when gamely beating Agincourt by a neck in a similar Class 4 fillies' handicap here (good) in April; is very dangerous to dismiss in an open looking contest.
Sole win came over 6f on soft ground in August 2017 (Newmarket); ultra-consistent since, having made the frame in seven of her 12 subsequent starts; hampered at a crucial stage when beaten 1½L at Newmarket (1m, good to firm) latest.
Lightly raced Dubawi filly (related to Flaming Spear); scrambled home at prohibitive odds at Newcastle (7f) last October; has run respectably so far this season, including on handicap debut (Class 3) at Nottingham in May; key player off a break.
Coped well with soft ground when bouncing back to form to take a four-runner fillies' handicap at Sandown (1m), beating the re-opposing Nooshin by 1L; that was her second career win; a subsequent 2lb rise in the weights looks to be perfectly fair.
Bounces off a fast racing surface so she'll undoubtedly have conditions in her favour; however, this race is a step up the ladder as she seeks a hat-trick following May wins at Musselburgh (1m1f) and Redcar (1m).
Still searching for her first win (0-5); couldn't muster a rallying effort when headed at the furlong pole by the re-opposing Sufficient at Sandown (1m, soft) latest; renews rivalry on 2lb better terms; still very early days in handicap company.
Maiden; posted a fair seasonal reappearance (career best) when beaten 2L by a stablemate of Duneflower (She's Got You) on the July Course at Newmarket (1m, good) 19 days ago; receives plenty of weight from her seven rivals.
Last Year's Winner
|T: E A L DunlopJ: Fran Berry|
Duneflower (9/5), Hunni (7/2), Aubretia (4/1), Polyphony (9/2), Nooshin (7/1), Sufficient (12/1), La Sioux (12/1), Florenza (12/1)
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