Goninodaethat had been threatening to score before dumping his jockey as the stalls opened at Musselburgh last time. He should be thereabouts if behaving himself while Spread Boy went close at the same track last month and may figure. Sabratha continues to slip down the weights and is likely to take advantage soon but EMERALDS SPIRIT makes more appeal. She scored in this grade at Thirsk on her penultimate start and John Weymes' C&D winner should be capable of landing this with a similar effort.
Master Of Dance (IRE) 10-1 (8-13) Prominent, ridden over 3f out, weakened inside final furlong, 8th of 9, 8l behind Oratory (9-7) at Ayr 1m hcp 0-75 (5) gf in Jun.
Emeralds Spirit (IRE) 7-2 (9-3) Chased leaders, every chance 2f out, outpaced under pressure over 1f out, stayed on again inside final furlong, 5th of 8, 3 1/2l behind No Poppy (9-9) at Carlisle 7f flls hcp 0-80 (4) sft in Jun.
Sabratha (IRE) 8-1 (8-12) Not much room after 1f, mid-division, ridden over 2f out, headway over 1f out, stayed on, went 4th last stride, 4th of 8, 5l behind Cheeky Wee Red (8-2) at Musselburgh 7f hcp 0-70 (5) sft in Jun.
Berbice (IRE) 14-1 (9-6) Held up behind, driven over 2f out, never able to challenge, weakened final furlong, last of 9, 31l behind Jupiter Fidius (8-5) at Musselburgh 7f hcp 0-65 (6) gs in Jun.
Monthly Medal 8-1 (9-9) Keen held up, headway over 6f out, weakened over 2f out, 8th of 11, 23l behind Shaloo Diamond (10-7) at Ripon 1m 4f ldy hcp 0-65 (6) hvy in Jun.
Rutterkin (USA) 12-1 (9-3) Always towards rear, 7th of 9, 7l behind Amazing Win (9-12) at Carlisle 6f hcp 0-60 (6) gs in Jun.
Jebel Tara 16-1 (9-6) Led and set steady pace, ridden and headed well over 1f out, weakened over 1f out, 5th of 7, 9l behind Look Officer (9-1) at Southwell 1m 3f hcp 0-65 (6) fbs in Jan '10.
Goninodaethat 3-1fav (8-0) Unseated rider soon after start, in a race won by Cheeky Wee Red (8-2) at Musselburgh 7f hcp 0-70 (5) sft in Jun, 8 ran.
Let's Face Facts 11-1 (8-13) Steadied start, held up towards rear, pushed along 3f out, weakened over 2f out, 9th of 12, 40l behind Royal Straight (8-9) at Musselburgh 1m 1f sell hcp 0-65 (6) gd in Oct.
Spread Boy (IRE) 8-1 (8-2) Close up, every chance 2f out, kept on inside final furlong, 4th of 11, 4 1/2l behind Sovereign Street (10-0) at Hamilton 6f hcp 0-65 (6) sft.