Albaqaa and Italian Tom remain out of sorts and Lujeanie was beaten in a claimer over 5f here on Wednesday. I See You continues to run well but in lower grade sprints than this but Millibar is another three-year-old in fine form having gone close again here last time after scoring over C&D in October. However, FOREST EDGE looks to have the superior form with three victories since August and he's taken to continue his good progress after a going close at this track on his latest start.
Albaqaa 16-1 (8-12) Slowly into stride, held up, headway when not much room over 1f out, weakened inside final furlong, 10th of 14, 5l behind Santefisio (8-12) at Kempton 1m hcp 0-95 (3) pol in Nov.
Millibar (IRE) 10-1 (9-2) Slowly into stride, mid-division, headway to chase leaders halfway, stayed on well, nearest finish, 2nd of 9, 1/2l behind Sonko (9-0) at Lingfield 5f hcp 0-85 (4) pol in Nov.
Lujeanie 5-2 (8-11) Towards rear, ridden over 1f out, ran on final furlong, not reach winner, 2nd of 10, 1l behind Drawnfromthepast (8-7) at Lingfield 5f clm stks (6) pol.
Italian Tom (IRE) 14-1 (9-7) Held up, ridden 2f out, not troubled leaders, 7th of 12, 4l behind Beat The Bell (8-10) at Wolverhampton 6f hcp 0-80 (4) pol in Oct.
Forest Edge (IRE) 9-2 (9-2) Chased leaders, ridden to challenge over 1f out, ran on inside final furlong, nearest finish, 3rd of 7, 3/4l behind Rylee Mooch (8-12) at Lingfield 5f hcp 0-85 (4) pol in Nov.
I See You 6-1 (9-3) Chased leaders, outpaced over 2f out, rallied inside final furlong, never reached winner, 2nd of 11, 1l behind Mac Gille Eoin (9-6) at Lingfield 6f hcp 0-75 (5) pol in Nov.