19:45 Chelmsford City Sat 18 January 2020
His sole success so far came on the AW at Newcastle (1m4½f) in December 2018. Went close to doubling his tally last time at Kempton (1m4f) on the AW as he was third of 14, beaten by ½L. Has been raised just 2lb and is up in trip. Big player.
Was victorious at this course (1m6f) three starts ago, justifying going off as the 5/2 favourite. Could only finish sixth of eight on his latest attempt, although that was over a much shorter distance of 1m2f. One for the shortlist.
Scored on his debut at Wolverhampton (6f) but has been unable to follow that up since in either code. He was ninth of 12 on his first run for his new yard last time out at Wolverhampton (1m1½f). Hood is on for the first time. Needs to improve.
Was a winner at Southwell (1m4f) four runs ago by a margin of 5L. Could only finish third of five on his latest attempt at Southwell (2m½f). Is down 1lb in the weights. Others are preferred.
Remains a maiden after five starts on the track. Came back fifth of eight on his last appearance at Nottingham (1m2f). Taking a significant step up in trip here and is set for his first outing on the AW. One to think about.
Dual-purpose gelding who was third of 10 on his latest start back in November over this C&D after going off at 7/1. Is now 1lb lower in the weights than his last winning mark so he is worth consideration.
Yet to prevail in 10 attempts on the track. She did come close last time out at Southwell (1m4f) as she finished second of nine, 6L off the winner. Set for her opening start for her new yard here. Hood is on for the first time. Has each-way claims.
Scored for the first time on the AW at Southwell (2m½f) on his latest outing in an eight runner field, justifying going off as the 5/2 favourite. Has gone up 2lb for that success. One to think about as he looks to follow up.
Is still a maiden following 14 starts. Was fancied to run well last time though at Southwell (1m6f) as he started as the 11/4 favourite but could only finish sixth of 10. Will wear blinkers for the first time here. Others are preferred.
Last Year's Winner
|7||Navajo Star||5||9-12||15/8||Full Result|
|T: R BrislandJ: K T O'Neill|
Persian Sun (5/2), Vexed (11/4), Bill Cody (4/1), Ban Shoof (5/1), Affluence (10/1), Say Nothing (12/1), Running Cloud (20/1), Contingency Fee (25/1), Chinese Alphabet (25/1)
- Persian Sun
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