Majestic Dream seemed to show improved form in a claimer last time but his stable is in the doldrums at present. Borough Boy is 8lb higher than his latest win while Smokethatthunders was beaten five lengths when runner-up at Chester. Generalyse is one of three previous course and distance winners but is better on faster going. TOP OFFER is up a grade off a 5lb higher mark but is one of the few arriving in decent form and is fancied to follow up his victory at Lingfield.
Generalyse 11-1 (9-3) Pushed along in rear, ridden halfway, headway entering final furlong, stayed on, 3rd of 8, 3l behind Silverrica (9-0) at Bath 6f hcp 0-75 (5) fm in Aug.
Top Offer 8-1 (9-9) Tracked leaders, headway near side over 1f out soon challenged, led inside final furlong, kept on, won at Lingfield 6f hcp 0-65 (6) gd in Jul beating Assertive Agent (9-6) by 1 1/4l, 10 ran.
Three Pips 16-1 (8-10) Led and keen, headed over 1f out, soon weakened, last of 5, 16l behind Pensax Lad (8-7) at Leicester 6f 3yo hcp 0-80 (4) gd in Aug.
Smokethatthunders (IRE) 16-1 (8-1) Behind, ridden and headway over 1f out, kept on to dead heat 2nd place close home, no chance with winner, 2nd of 7, 5l behind Lexi's Hero (9-10) at Chester 6f hcp 0-85 (4) gs in Aug.
Borough Boy (IRE) 11-2 (9-4) Towards rear, ridden and headway approaching final furlong, every chance inside final furlong, ran on, 2nd of 9, 3/4l behind Mrs Warren (9-10) at Warwick 6f hcp 0-70 (5) sft in Aug.
Majestic Dream (IRE) 9-1 (9-9) Mid-division, ridden to chase leaders inside final 2f, challenged over 1f out, led inside final furlong, headed final 50 yards, kept on, 2nd of 12, 1/2l behind The Osteopath (9-5) at Newcastle 1m clm stks (6) gd in Aug.
Aye Aye Skipper (IRE) 6-1 (9-7) Mid-division, weakened over 1f out, 12th of 13, 9l behind Dream Catcher (9-0) at Wolverhampton 6f hcp (0-65) (6) in Aug.
Coiste Bodhar (IRE) 6-1 (9-1) With leader, driven over 2f out, soon ridden, lost action and steadied over 1f out, no chance final furlong, 4th of 7, 14l behind First Experience (9-6) at Leicester 6f 3yo hcp 0-70 (5) gf in Jul.
Bonjour Steve 9-2 (8-3) Mid-division, ridden and headway over 1f out, never able to get on terms with leaders, 5th of 10, 12l behind Dancealot (8-10) at Warwick 6f 3yo hcp 0-80 (4) gd in Jul.
Divertimenti (IRE) 12-1 (8-5) Dwelt, prominent after 1f, ridden and every chance over 1f out, kept on one pace, 3rd of 9, 3l behind Mrs Warren (9-10) at Warwick 6f hcp 0-70 (5) sft in Aug.