15:20 Ripon Mon 15 July 2019
At best on a sound surface and had just that when scoring narrowly at Doncaster recently off 6lb lower mark. First-time cheekpieces added here and is 1-2 at this track so has solid claims if rain stays away.
Won this race last year off 1lb hgher mark and will appreciate return to this level having been outclassed in listed event at Ayr last time. Likes to race prominently and looks sure to give supporters a good run for their money.
Yard going through pruple patch, especially with their sprinters, and won off 4lb lower mark at Haydock last month. Didn't back that up at Beverely last time and is best suited with some give underfoot so could do with some rain.
Won over C&D as a juvenile and has been running fairly well this term without threatening to win. Likes to bowl along in front and should get her lead but questionable whether she will be able to hold on.
Still fairly unexposed sprinter whose two wins have both come at Musselburgh. Takes on older horses for first time getting plenty of weight-for-age and was decent second at Haydock last time. Interesting contender who may go close.
Last Year's Winner
|3||Midnight Malibu||5||10-1||6/4||Full Result|
|T: T D EasterbyJ: Jamie Gormley|
Queens Gift (15/8), Merry Banter (15/8), Diamonique (6/1), Seen The Lyte (6/1), Midnight Malibu (9/1)
- Merry Banter
- Midnight Malibu
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