14:40 York Sat 12 October 2019
Dual winner ran a huge race considering his 66/1 odds just last week when fourth in the Redcar two-year-old trophy (6f heavy). Conditions then clearly suit and a place here is a distinct possibility.
Showed plenty of promise on debut before justifying favouritism in a decent Goodwood maiden last time out (form franked since). Had a break since and was withdrawn with a vet's cert at York but interesting sort here.
Won his first two at Newcastle and Newmarket before a fine third back on the AW in the Group Three Sirenia (6f, Kempton) latest. Soft ground would be an unknown but go well if he handles it.
Improved efforts each time and gone close the last twice at Haydock on soft and heavy ground. Looks up against it here as a maiden.
Won well at Carlisle on debut and hosed up subsequently under a penalty at Redcar when heavily supported. Looks a really smart sprinter and the one to beat for last year's winning yard.
Progressive sort narrowly denied in a three-runner contest at Doncaster latest. Come up short in Pattern races so far and probably up against it here too.
Won a 26-runner Curragh sales races latest worth €147,500 over 6½f; his second win so far. Looks a smart and progressive sort and can't be ruled out here although may just want 7f plus now.
Won ay Haydock in his second start but struggled here subsequently in a 5f Listed event won by Alligator Alley (11th of 12). Others more appealing.
Won his first two before coming up short in Goodwood Group Three (respectable effort) and French Listed race. Still to prove he's Pattern class but place prospects on Goodwood showing.
6f heavy ground winner on debut at Leicester found life tougher in very conditions subsequently in 7f Group Three Acomb here. Back at 6f and on softer ground he could show a great deal better form.
Won twice this term before running respectably latest to finish fourth in a Group Three at Ayr upped to 6f for the first time. Can be in the shakeup for some black type and a place here also.
Modest debut resulted in 25/1 odds latest at Carlisle but she left that a mile behind when winning by 5L and value for more. Much deeper waters here but one of the less exposed runners.
Last Year's Winner
|6||Vintage Brut||2||9-4||8/1||Full Result|
|T: T D EasterbyJ: D Allan|
Lampang (1/1), Aberama Gold (10/1), Misty Grey (10/1), Ventura Lightning (12/1), Orlaith (12/1), Huraiz (12/1), Stormy Girl (16/1), Stone Circle (16/1), Cobra Eye (18/1), Treble Treble (22/1), Yorkshire Gold (25/1), Jamais Assez (33/1)
- Stone Circle
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