Badger's Drift gelding.
Fifth of 17 in maiden (22/1) at this C&D (AW) 14 days ago.
Ninth of 14 in maiden (40/1) at Scottsville (6f, good) 63 days ago.
Last of 12 in maiden (22/1) at Scottsville (6f, good). Off 127 days.
Willow Magic gelding. Noteworthy newcomer.
Eighth of 14 in maiden at Scottsville (6f, good, 80/1) 63 days ago.
80/1 and cheekpieces on for 1st time, twelfth of 15 in maiden at Greyville (9.4f, AW) 25 days ago. Significantly back down in trip. First run for yard after leaving L. Crawford.
Fourth of 14 in maiden (17/4) at Scottsville (6f, good) 63 days ago. Clear pick on form.
What A Winter gelding.
Curved Ball gelding.
Sixth of 12 in maiden at Greyville (6f, AW, 28/1). Off 95 days.
Coup De Grace colt.
50/1, seventh of 16 in maiden at Scottsville (6f, good) 42 days ago.
Rite Of Passage (8/13), Cafe Pacifica (5/1), Go Sandals (11/2), What You Want (10/1), Drogarati (16/1), Khan (20/1), Trillionaire (25/1), Shamoosi (28/1), Command Council (33/1), Follow Suit (40/1), Cosinto (40/1), Look Of Eagles (40/1), Yamashita's Gold (66/1), Futura Royale (80/1)
RITE OF PASSAGE formwise has not much to fear here and is quite a confident selection. Go Sandals has to come into the equation too, while Cafe Pacifica comes into calculations for third place.