It's difficult to be confident about any of these. BUNCE gets a speculative vote as he's been competing in a higher grade since scoring at Musselburgh last month. Jim Goldie is mob-handed with five runners and Monel making most appeal of those ahead of Funding Deficit. Dartrix remains out of form and L'Ami Louis has yet to show any improvement for his slide down the handicap.
L'Ami Louis (IRE) 20-1 (8-9) Tracked leader, lost place over 1f out, no impression final furlong, 7th of 9, 4 1/2l behind Burning Thread (9-9) at Ayr 5f hcp 0-95 (3) gf in Jun.
Bunce (IRE) 7-1 (9-5) Chased leaders, ridden over 2f out, switched right over 1f out, stayed on same pace inside final furlong, 5th of 8, 2l behind Master Bond (9-10) at Hamilton 5f hcp 0-80 (4) gd.
Thorntoun Lady (USA) 9-1 (8-12) Held up in rear, took keen hold, pushed along 3f out, headway 2f out, unable to get on terms, 4th of 6, 2l behind Big Storm Coming (8-12) at Newcastle 1m hcp 0-85 (4) gf in Jun.
Dartrix 12-1 (8-13) Mid-division, ridden over 2f out, not trouble leaders, 7th of 14, 4 1/2l behind Alexandrakollontai (8-9) at Hamilton 6f hcp 0-75 (5) gd in May.
Monel 11-2 (8-5) Dropped in at rear soon after start, pushed along over 1f out, kept on final furlong, not trouble leaders, 4th of 7, 3 1/2l behind George Rooke (9-5) at Hamilton 6f hcp 0-80 (4) sft in Jun.
Funding Deficit (IRE) 5-4fav (10-0) Prominent, hung right over 3f out, ridden over 1f out, soon lost place, 6th of 11, 5l behind Rock Canyon (9-0) at Hamilton 6f hcp 0-65 (6) gd.
Rioja Day (IRE) 11-2 (9-10) Raced wide towards rear, ridden 3f out, never on terms, 6th of 10, 8l behind Goninodaethat (9-6) at Ayr 7f hcp 0-65 (6) sft in Jun.
Opt Out 13-2 (9-2) Dwelt, always behind, 11th of 12, 8l behind Roy's Legacy (9-2) at Musselburgh 5f hcp 0-65 (6) gf in May.
Fife Jo 50-1 (8-11) Chased leaders, pushed along over 2f out, weakened entering final furlong, 8th of 10, 10l behind Classy Anne (8-13) at Hamilton 5f app hcp (6) gs in Jun.