EXKALIBUR was beaten three lengths over track and trip recently but that's still the best recent form on offer. He gets the token vote. Give Us A Belle won an amateurs race at Windsor last month and would figure with a similar effort and Rightcar can get involved if in the mood. Charlemagne Diva has tumbled down the weights and Iffranesia may be capable of better having had just the one outing in this country for Robert Cowell.
Daneside (IRE) 14-1 (9-0) Mid-division, ridden over 2f out, well beaten over 1f out, last of 11, 12l behind Tatting (9-7) at Wolverhampton 1m 1f app hcp 0-55 (6) pol in Sep.
Iffranesia (FR) 20-1 (8-13) Mid-division, weakened over 1f out, 10th of 14, 15l behind All Right Now (8-10) at Yarmouth 6f hcp 0-60 (6) sft in Oct.
Imjin River (IRE) 14-1 (8-12) Towards rear, never dangerous, 9th of 12, 10l behind Big Storm Coming (8-11) at Wolverhampton 6f hcp 0-60 (6) pol in Sep.
Charlemagne Diva 8-1 (9-0) Prominent, ridden over 1f out, stayed on same pace from over 1f out, 3rd of 13, 4 1/2l behind Dustland Fairytale (9-5) at Kempton 7f hcp 0-52 (6) pol in Oct.
Exkaliber 11-2 (8-13) Mid-division, ridden over 1f out, kept on inside final furlong, nearest finish, 5th of 10, 3l behind Sarah Berry (9-6) at Kempton 5f hcp (6) pol in Oct.
Chateau Lola 20-1 (9-0) Slowly into stride, always towards rear, 8th of 9, 10l behind Nafa (9-2) at Wolverhampton 5f hcp 0-60 (6) pol in May.
Demoiselle Bond 33-1 (8-9) Led, headed over 1f out, soon ridden and weakened, last of 10, 14l behind Midnight Feast (9-7) at Kempton 7f hcp 0-65 (6) pol in Apr.
Give Us A Belle (IRE) 33-1 (9-0) Prominent, led 2f out, ridden and headed inside final furlong, kept on, 4th of 14, 4l behind All Right Now (8-10) at Yarmouth 6f hcp 0-60 (6) sft in Oct.
Rightcar 5-1 (8-13) Reared badly start, outpaced in rear and no chance after, 8th of 9, 8l behind Metropolitan Chief (9-3) at Kempton 5f hcp 0-50 (7) pol in Oct.
Christopher Chua (IRE) 16-1 (8-12) Slowly into stride, held up towards rear, headway and hung left over 1f out, plugged on and no impression inside final furlong, 7th of 16, 7l behind Ficelle (8-12) at Brighton 6f hcp 0-55 (6) sft in Oct.