POOL HOUSE is rated 76 which is usually good enough to land an ordinary maiden. Placed in all three starts, he can open his account with Richard Hughes taking over the reins. Quantum Dot and Almargo look likely dangers with the latter making more appeal on the back of a debut third at Lingfield. Broadway Ranger and Our Generation are newcomers to keep an eye on in the betting.
Almargo (IRE) 7-1 (9-5) Not much room start and slowly into stride, behind and soon outpaced, headway on outside over 2f out, stayed on to challenge when edged right 1f out, ridden and every chance inside final furlong, no extra when lost 2nd near finish, 3rd of 9, 2 1/2l behind Outback Traveller (9-5) at Lingfield 6f 2yo mdn (5) gf in Sep.
Broadway Ranger (IRE) Bushranger colt out of Broadways Millie.
Henry Grace (IRE) Oratorio colt out of Little Miss Gracie.
Majestic Sun (IRE) 20-1 (9-5) Mid-division, ridden inside final 2f, weakened final furlong, 8th of 12, 14l behind Stealth Missile (9-0) at Ascot 7f 2yo mdn (4) gd in Sep.
Mutawathea 7-1 (9-5) Raced centre held up, edged left over 1f out, never a factor, 6th of 10, 15l behind Kingman (9-5) at Newmarket 7f 2yo mdn (4) gd in Jun.
Our Generation (IRE) Footstepsinthesand gelding out of Almost Blue.
Pool House 2-5fav (9-2) Tracked winner, ridden to challenge from 2f out, not quicken near finish, 2nd of 5, 1/2l behind Star Code (9-5) at Epsom Downs 6f 2yo mdn (4) sft in Sep.
Quantum Dot (IRE) 11-4fav (9-5) Tracked leaders, ridden over 1f out, hampered inside final furlong, kept on same pace, 5th of 12, 2 3/4l behind Chorlton Manor (9-5) at Wolverhampton 5f 2yo mdn stks (5) pol in Sep.
Shaft of Light Exceed And Excel colt out of Injaaz.
Alderley Three Valleys filly out of Doctor's Note.
Caminel (IRE) 25-1 (9-0) Slowly into stride, in rear, some late headway, never on terms, 7th of 12, 10l behind Chorlton Manor (9-5) at Wolverhampton 5f 2yo mdn stks (5) pol in Sep.