BEAUCHAMP ACE might have the beating of Crafty Choice on a line through Windsor scorer Heartbreak Hero. Paul Fitzsimon's youngster is sure to be suited by the step up in trip so gets the nod with the Hannon colt failing to justify market support at Salisbury on his latest start. Grand Spirit and the filly Natural Charm should have more to offer but neither showed much on debut.
Beauchamp Ace 66-1 (9-5) In touch, ridden over 1f out, kept on same pace, 6th of 9, 5l behind Justice Well (9-5) at Newmarket 6f 2yo mdn (4) gd in May.
Crafty Choice 15-8fav (9-5) With leader, ridden over 1f out, lost place inside final furlong, kept on same pace, 4th of 10, 2 3/4l behind Plymouth Sound (9-5) at Salisbury 6f 2yo mdn (4) gf in Jul.
Grand Spirit (IRE) 20-1 (9-5) Always towards rear, 7th of 10, 7l behind Lady Moscou (9-0) at Nottingham 6f 2yo mdn aut (5) gf in Jul.
Natural Charm (IRE) 16-1 (9-0) Carried left start, in rear, pushed along halfway, kept on final furlong, never nearer, 6th of 9, 8l behind Abaq (9-0) at Kempton 6f 2yo mdn fll (5) pol in Jul.