Kirkman won a maiden race over track and trip by six lengths but has been raised 10lb for his trouble. Beat The Tide has gone close at Thirsk the last twice but on fast ground while Chant is another threatening to get his head in front but would also prefer a faster surface. Bowdler's Magic has a shout off his current mark but the vote goes to ENCHANTED GARDEN after finishing second over 2m at Musselburgh on his only start on the Flat so far this year.
Waterclock (IRE) 66-1 (8-9) Led or disputed lead, ridden 4f out, lost place over 3f out, behind final 2f, tailed off, last of 19, well behind Angel Gabrial (8-12) at Newcastle 2m hcp (2) gf in Jun.
Be Perfect (USA) 20-1 (9-2) Led early, chased leader, pushed along over 3f out, ridden over 2f out, one pace, 4th of 10, 6l behind Alex My Boy (9-1) at Musselburgh 1m 6f hcp 0-95 (3) gd.
Agreement (IRE) 28-1 (9-4) Mid-division, ridden 4f out, soon lost place, last of 12, 25l behind Gabrial's King (9-5) at York 2m hcp 0-95 (3) gf in Jul.
Spice Fair 25-1 (8-13) Took keen hold tracking leading trio, went modest 3rd well over 1f out, no impression when lost 3rd over 1f out, weakened final furlong, 5th of 10, 14l behind Maid In Rio (8-5) at Ascot 2m hcp 0-100 (2) gd in Jul.
Beat The Tide 5-4fav (9-4) Close up in 4th, went 3rd 2f out, ridden to challenge winner entering final furlong, unable to quicken near finish, 2nd of 4, 1/2l behind Hot Spice (9-4) at Thirsk 2m hcp 0-75 (5) gf.
Chant (IRE) 9-4fav (9-8) In touch towards rear, progress 5f out, ridden to chase winner 2f out, kept on same pace, 2nd of 6, 4l behind Corton Lad (10-0) at Carlisle 1m 3f hcp 0-85 (4) gd in Jul.
Bowdler's Magic 9-1 (9-6) Mid-division, ridden and headway over 2f out, no extra inside final furlong, 3rd of 8, 4 1/2l behind Longshadow (9-5) at Newcastle 2m hcp 0-75 (5) gf in Jul.
Enchanted Garden 7-2fav (8-6) Held up in touch, headway over 1f out, soon switched right, kept on to chase winner inside final furlong, always held, 2nd of 11, 2 3/4l behind Caledonia (8-2) at Musselburgh 2m hcp 0-85 (4) sft in Jun.
Kirkman (IRE) 3-1 (9-7) Tracked leader, left in lead paddock bend 10f out, ridden clear over 1f out, ran on, comfortable, won at Beverley 2m 3yo mdn hcp 0-65 (6) gd in Jul beating Bentons Lad (8-10) by 6l, 10 ran.