20:55 Newmarket Fri 19 July 2019
The majority of his best form has come on the AW but he was a modest third of 10 last time at this track over 1m where he finished 6¾L behind Angel's Whisper, who he is 11lb better off with today. Each-way chance.
Broke her maiden in emphatic style last time at this track over 1m where she prevailed in a 10 runner field by 5L. Has gone up 11lb for that success but she is open to improvement. Down in trip slightly. Big chance.
Her last success came in June 2018 over 1m. Has been a long way down the field in her three starts since switching yards, including latest at Chelsmford (7f) on the AW where she was ninth of 10. Now off her last winning mark so capable.
Is 0-21 on turf but has won off a 1lb higher mark than this on the AW, which came at Chelmsford over this distance back in April. Has to bounce back from last appearance on turf where he was last of 15 at Ascot (6f). Others preferred.
Ended his long losing run at Lingfield (7f) last time when scoring by a neck after going off as the 9/4 favourite. The form of that race has been franked as the second has won twice since then. Has gone up 9lb in the weights. One to consider.
0-20 on turf but has had six wins on the AW where he is rated 23lb higher. Only had one horse behind him last time at Pontefract (6f) in a 12 runner field. Down 4lb further in the weights. Others make more of an appeal on this surface.
Has been disappointing in his two appearances on the AW since switching yards, with his latest appearance coming at Kempton over 7f where he was ninth of 11. Now back off his last winning mark. Has to be respected.
Has not won on turf since her novice campaign. Did go close off a 2lb higher mark than this at Yarmouth (7f) though, earlier in the season when second of 12. Will have to improve in this class five event. Others make more of an appeal.
Still looking for his first success on turf but has won six times on the AW. Went close to opening turf win at Brighton (6f) two starts back when only beaten by a short-head into second place. Each-way chance here.
Has been disappointing on his two starts since falling at Yarmouth back in April. Was ninth of 14 last time at Yarmouth (1m). Is now 3lb lower than her last winning mark. Needs to try and bounce back. Others preferred.
Is on a long losing run which stretches back to October 2017. Has shown nothing so far this season to suggest her next win is just around the corner. Was last of 11 last time at Brighton (7f). Hard to make a case for.
Last Year's Winner
|T: R HannonJ: James Doyle|
Angel's Whisper (15/8), Fighting Temeraire (9/4), Coverham (6/1), Pearl Spectre (12/1), Mostahel (12/1), Full Intention (14/1), Exchequer (16/1), Marilyn (16/1), Garth Rockett (16/1), Holy Tiber (25/1), Spanish Mane (25/1), Ocean Temptress (40/1)
- Angel's Whisper
- Fighting Temeraire
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