SOLIDARITY scored over 1m4f at Windsor last time and can go in again despite a 5lb rise. Famous Kid also races in Godolphin's colours but is one of a few of these that are looking to put recent below-par efforts behind them. That list also includes Ascot runner-up Proud Chieftain and course and distance winner Gone Dutch. Jazz Master remains 5lb higher than when winning here last term while Double Discount and Hedge End both step up in distance.
Proud Chieftain 20-1 (9-6) In touch, effort over 2f out, weakened over 1f out, 12th of 16, 7l behind Glenard (9-4) at York 1m 4f hcp 0-100 (2) gd in Aug.
Gone Dutch 12-1 (9-0) Held up, ridden and struggling over 4f out, driven and weakened 3f out, last of 6, 26l behind Fattsota (9-5) at Newmarket 1m 4f (2) gs in Aug.
Jazz Master 15-2 (8-13) Led, ridden and headed over 1f out, kept on same pace, 3rd of 5, 6l behind Magic Hurricane (9-2) at Haydock 1m 4f hcp 0-95 (3) sft in Jun.
Double Discount (IRE) 20-1 (8-12) Held up towards rear, ridden over 3f out, headway over 1f out, one pace, 9th of 15, 8l behind Queensberry Rules (9-8) at York 1m 2f hcp 105 (2) gd in Aug.
Opera Box 7-1 (9-7) Tracked winner until over 5f out, close up, ridden over 4f out, weakened over 1f out, soon eased, last of 4, 38l behind Debdebdeb (9-6) at Bath 1m 4f fls hcp 0-90 (3) gd in May.
Solidarity 15-8fav (9-7) Tracked leaders, went 2nd over 2f out, led over 1f out, clear towards finish, ran on well, won at Windsor 1m 4f 3yo hcp 0-85 (4) gf in Jul beating Barye (8-9) by 1 1/2l, 5 ran.
God's Speed (IRE) 20-1 (9-3) Raced wide towards rear, ridden over 4f out, soon weakened, tailed off, last of 10, well behind Hartnell (9-3) at Royal Ascot 2m 3yo lst stk (1) gf in Jun.
Famous Kid (USA) 7-1 (9-3) Held up, pushed along over 3f out, well beaten final 2f, 6th of 7, 14l behind Top Tug (8-10) at Newmarket 1m 2f 3yo hcp 0-95 (3) gs in May.
Hedge End (IRE) 7-1 (8-7) Tracked leader after 1f, challenged 2f out, ridden to lead narrowly over 1f out, headed and not pace of winner final 100 yards, hung right near finish, 2nd of 7, 1l behind Prince Of Stars (9-6) at Sandown 1m 2f 3yo hcp 0-90 (3) gf in Aug.