15:25 York Sun 8 September 2019
Justified favouritism in fine style on Doncaster debut and compromised his chance with a slow start when favourite at Leicester last time. It was a fair effort in defeat nonetheless and respected here, despite having to concede weight to all.
Respectable effort on debut at Newbury, sticking to his task well in the closing stages but this son of Australia will surely be better suited by longer trips than what he faces here.
Champs Elysees colt, cost 14,000 gns as a foal. Dam a 1m1f winner. Likely to be better suited by further than this and yard's debutantes often in need of the run; others make more appeal.
Captain Gerrard gelding who was beaten a long way on debut at Beverley (5f, good to firm) in April when sent off at 100/1. Step up in trip will suit but hard to make a case for.
Kitten's Joy gelding, brother to a 5f winner and a dirt winner over further. Dam won at sprint trips and at a 1m. Already gelded prior to debut and others make more appeal.
Sea The Stars colt, cost €35,000 as a yearling. Half-brother to 6f juvenile winner. Dam a French miler who was a half-sister to Irish 1,000 Guineas winner Bethrah. Beautifully bred and yard's debutantes always respected.
Lope De Vega colt, cost 140,000 gns as a yearling. Dam a German Listed winner as a juvenile over an extended 7f and half-sister to a German Group 3 winner at 1m6f. Yard flying at present and can ready a newcomer.
Mukhadram filly, cost 40,000 gns as a yearling. Dam a half-sister to a French Listed winner. Yard do well with their juveniles and interesting to see what the market makes of her.
Last Year's Winner
|T: D M SimcockJ: J P Spencer|
Convict (2/1), Wyclif (5/2), Vega Magic (3/1), Let Her Loose (8/1), Revestar (9/1), Dangeroffizz (25/1), More Than Love (25/1), Hovingham (50/1)
- Vega Magic
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