Veterans Freddy's Star, Lodgician and Share Option could all go close in this seller if back on song. King's Road won at Fakenham in February and Nicky Nutjob confirmed his well-being by scraping home over a longer trip at Towcester last month but SAKHEE BOB makes his first appearance at the lowest level and could last a bit longer out in front today as he will have needed his run at Warwick in February. He gets a tentative vote ahead of distant Fakenham second Nevergrownup and the returning Saltagioo.
Neverownup (IRE) 40-1 (11-1) Chased leader, led 4th until headed after next, chased winner, well held when lost 2nd approaching 3 out, went modest 2nd again before last, 2nd of 7, 35l behind Molaise Lad (10-5) at Fakenham 2m sell hdl (5) sft in Mar.
Saltagioo (ITY) 16-1 (11-2) Tracked leaders, hit 1st, not fluent 4th, ridden and weakened approaching 3 out, 5th of 6, 40l behind Mickmacmagoole (10-10) at Ffos Las 2m hcp hdl 0-115 (4) gs in Apr '12.
Ardmaddy (IRE) 14-1 (11-3) In touch, ridden and weakened after 3 out, 7th of 11, 29l behind Stumped (10-12) at Fontwell 2m 2f hcp hdl 0-115 (4) gf in May '10.
Freddy's Star (IRE) 20-1 (11-6) Always in rear, detatched approaching 3rd, under pressure next, soon tailed off, last of 6, well behind Lucky Prince (11-2) at Ffos Las 2m hcp hdl 0-105 (4) hvy in Dec.
King's Road 5-1 (11-10) Mid-division on outside, not fluent 2nd, headway before 5th, challenged after 3 out, no extra from next, 7th of 11, 19l behind Chilbury Hill (10-1) at Towcester 2m sell hcp hdl 0-95 (5) gs in Feb.
Lodgician (IRE) 18-1 (11-12) Led, bumped 1st, jumped left 3rd and 4th, soon headed, every chance 3 out, weakened before next, 9th of 11, 24l behind Chilbury Hill (10-1) at Towcester 2m sell hcp hdl 0-95 (5) gs in Feb.
Sakhee Bob 66-1 (10-2) Led, headed before 5 out, weakened from 3 out, 5th of 9, 21l behind Masters Blazing (10-12) at Warwick 2m 4yo hdl (4) sft in Feb.
Spade 40-1 (10-9) Led, not fluent 2nd, headed after 3 out, soon weakened, 13th of 15, 44l behind Rocky Elsom (11-9) at Huntingdon 2m nov hcp hdl 0-105 (4) sft in Feb.
Share Option 6-1 (10-13) Held up mid-division, chased leaders before 4 out, ridden before 3 out, soon weakened, 17th of 23, well behind Overdante (11-5) at Doncaster 2m 3f hcp hdl 0-95 (5) gd in Feb.
Nicky Nutjob (GER) 7-1 (10-5) Held up mid-division, switched left after 3 out, headway 2 out, ridden after last, stayed on to lead near finish, won at Towcester 2m 3f cnd hcp hdl 0-95 (5) gs in Mar beating Haling Park (10-0) by nk, 10 ran.