LIBRA ROMANA was having her first start since January when fifth at Yarmouth recently. She rates the token selection with that run under her belt. Prize gets assistance from Richard Hughes as she steps up in distance while maiden winner Born To Fly should have come on for a recent return to action at Yarmouth. Dancing Sal and Why Not Now have both slipped down the weights and could return to form at any time.
Roring Samson (IRE) 66-1 (9-3) Tracked leaders, ridden over 2f out, weakened final furlong, 7th of 11, 14l behind Outlawed (9-3) at Salisbury 7f mdn stks (5) gf in Jun.
Born To Fly (IRE) 20-1 (8-7) Tracked leaders, ridden over 2f out, weakened final furlong, 5th of 6, 8l behind Derbyshire (8-9) at Yarmouth 1m 3yo stk 0-65 (6) gf in Jun.
Dancing Sal (IRE) 9-1 (9-1) In touch, headway to lead over 3f out, headed over 2f out, no extra closing stages, 4th of 11, 7l behind Eugenic (8-13) at Salisbury 1m 3yo app hcp 0-60 (6) gf in Jun.
Society Diva (IRE) 11-1 (9-6) Slowly into stride, outpaced in rear, never a factor, last of 13, 16l behind Shyron (8-13) at Wolverhampton 6f 2yo hcp 0-60 (6) pol in Oct.
Prize 20-1 (8-7) Chased leaders, ridden over 2f out, led approaching final furlong until inside final furlong, no extra final 100 yards, 5th of 8, 3l behind Classic Pursuit (9-3) at Kempton 6f 3yo hcp 0-70 (5) pol.
Why Not Now 6-1 (8-11) Prominent, driven over 2f out, lost place over 1f out, no impression final furlong, 4th of 8, 8l behind Dont Have It Then (9-6) at Goodwood 6f 3yo hcp 0-70 (5) gd in Jun.
Libra Romana (IRE) 12-1 (8-8) Held up in touch near side, niggled along halfway, headway over 1f out, kept on same pace final furlong, 5th of 8, 4l behind Tyrsal (9-7) at Yarmouth 7f 3yo hcp 0-65 (6) gf in Jun.
Nutbush 9-1 (8-7) Mid-division on inside, not clear run over 1f out, ridden and no impression when in the clear final furlong, 9th of 12, 9l behind Clear Focus (8-7) at Bath 6f 3yo hcp 0-60 (6) fm in Jun.
Moneypennie 25-1 (8-9) Took keen hold, tracking leaders on outside, edged left to near side from 2f out, weakened final furlong, 5th of 9, 12l behind Prim And Proper (9-2) at Salisbury 1m 3yo app hcp 0-65 (6) gf in Jun.
Previous Acclaim (IRE) 20-1 (8-2) Led until over 2f out, weakened quickly, last of 8, 7l behind Tyrsal (9-7) at Yarmouth 7f 3yo hcp 0-65 (6) gf in Jun.