13:05 Lingfield Sat 30 November 2019
Registered his eighth career success with victory over 6f on soft ground at Catterick on his penultimate outing. Return to this trip a positive having weakened when 6L sixth over 7f at Chelmsford last time out.
Disappointing in two starts since finishing runner-up over 5f at Kempton just over a month ago. Market support would be notable off a mark 3lb lower than when winning at Bath (5f, firm) in May.
Ten time winner made a pleasing debut for this stable when beaten a head over this trip at Chelmsford at the start of this month. Strong claims despite a 2lb rise in the weights.
C&D winner has finished third on all three starts since winning by a neck over an extended 7f at Beverley (good-to-firm) in July. Beaten 1¼L over 7f at Epsom (good) in September on his most recent start and is of interest returning from a break.
Step up in trip appeared to suit when finishing a neck second in a handicap over this trip at Chelmsford last time out. Interesting runner off a 2lb higher mark.
C&D winner has finished held on two most recent outings including when beaten 7¾L in finishing last of six over this trip at Wolverhampton early last month. Probably best watched on return from a break.
Successful twice this autumn most recently by ¾L in a race over this trip at Southwell earlier this week. Carries a 5lb penalty for that victory and is an interesting runner in this contest.
Fair 5½L fifth in a 6f handicap at Goodwood (good) in August when last in action. Market support would be notable with blinkers tried for the first time off a mark 3lb lower than for his latest success.
Good ½L second in a 5f handicap at Navan (yielding-to-soft) on his penultimate outing. Decent 2L seventh over the same trip at Dundalk subsequently and is worth a check in the market on this occasion. Also engaged 18:45 Dundalk Friday.
Well held 6½L sixth of seven in a 7f handicap at Kempton in July. Making just his third start of the year and is probably best watched at present.
Broke her maiden when victorious by 1¼L in a 6f handicap at Chelmsford in September. Decent fifth over the minimum distance at Wolverhampton subsequently and visor tried for the first time following a 7L sixth at Chelmsford (6f) recently.
Last Year's Winner
Fiery Breath (11/4), Luis Vaz De Torres (9/2), Captain Dion (6/1), Aloysius Lilius (7/1), Sandridge Lad (7/1), Grey Galleon (9/1), Something Lucky (14/1), Amor Kethley (16/1), Briyouni (16/1), Alicia Darcy (25/1), Shining (40/1)
- Captain Dion
- Luis Vaz De Torres
- Sandridge Lad
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