CIO CIO SAN made a promising debut when third at Chepstow with a better fancied stablemate behind. She gets the speculative vote ahead of Vestibule, Sorcellerie and Malilla, who should all give a good account. Jonathan Portman has won this a couple of times in recent years so Annecdote is worth a second look while fellow newcomer Michael's Song is related to a host of winners and may figure. Momalorka, Light Up My Life and We Are City are others to keep an eye on in the betting and Peep N Creep was third at Thirsk and Tim Easterby rarely sends two-year-olds this far south without good reason.
Faithfilly (IRE) 9-1 (8-12) Mid-division, ridden and headway over 1f out, kept on inside final furlong, 3rd of 11, 2l behind Indian Jade (9-3) at Beverley 5f 2yo mdn aut (6) gs.
Light Up My Life (IRE) Zamindar filly out of Shine Like A Star.
We Are City Elusive City filly out of Musique Magique.
Devout 12-1 (8-12) Soon outpaced, never on terms, last of 8, 13l behind Rebel Magic (8-6) at Bath 5f 2yo mdn aut (6) gs.
Malilla (IRE) 8-1 (9-0) Took keen hold, chased leaders, ridden 2f out, ran green and wandered over 1f out, soon weakened, last of 4, 4 1/2l behind Graphic Guest (9-0) at Ascot 5f 2yo stks (4) sft.
Michael's Song (IRE) Refuse To Bend filly out of Raindancing.
Sorcellerie 12-1 (9-0) Started slowly, soon pushed along and outpaced towards rear, stayed on insid efinal furlong, never troubled leaders, 8th of 10, 4 1/2l behind Sandreamer (9-0) at Newmarket 6f 2yo stks (4) gf.
Cio Cio San (IRE) 9-1 (8-10) Mid-division, headway over 2f out, edged right and led over 1f out, headed inside final furlong, stayed on same pace, 3rd of 10, 1 3/4l behind Beedee (8-10) at Chepstow 6f 2yo mdn aut (5) gd.
Front Page News Assertive filly out of Branston Berry.
Lady Bonanova (IRE) Haatef filly out of Lady Express.
Annecdote Lucky Story filly out of May Fox.
Lagrima (IRE) 25-1 (8-5) Slowly into stride, in rear, pushed along over 2f out, weakened inside final furlong, 8th of 10, 11l behind Beedee (8-10) at Chepstow 6f 2yo mdn aut (5) gd.
Lobelia 14-1 (8-6) Chased leaders, pushed along hafway, ridden inside final 2f, weakened over 1f out, 4th of 8, 8l behind Rebel Magic (8-6) at Bath 5f 2yo mdn aut (6) gs.
Momalorka Dutch Art filly out of Scarlet Royal.
Peep N Creep (IRE) 17-2 (8-12) Chased leaders, hard driven and headway over 1f out, stayed on same pace final furlong, 3rd of 8, 1 1/2l behind Mayfield Girl (8-12) at Thirsk 5f 2yo mdn aut (5) gs.
Vestibule 5-2fav (8-4) Chased leaders, ridden to challenge over 1f out, 3rd and held when not great deal of room on far rail briefly inside final furlong, 3rd of 8, 1 3/4l behind Threes Grand (8-4) at Windsor 5f 2yo flls mdn auc stks (5) sft in Apr.