The Hannon team aim two at the target with MISTER MUSIC preferred after a fine performance in a Sandown maiden, staying on to real purpose to record a decisive victory. He looked a colt on the upgrade and should be good enough with further progress anticipated. Jubilance also stepped up on his debut effort when striding away in style to score at Leicester over this trip and can only go one way on that evidence. He looks the danger but the selection boasts the stronger form. Broxbourne battled on well on debut at Beverley but needs to improve, whilst Crius, stablemate of the selection, overcame trouble in running to record a debut success at Warwick. He revealed a good attitude which will serve him well upped in grade here.
Crius (IRE) 7-1 (9-3) Held up mid-division, ridden and headway over 1f out, stayed on to lead inside final furlong, driven out, won at Warwick 7f 2yo mdn aut (5) gd beating Niceofyoutotellme (9-3) by 1/2l, 11 ran.
Jubilance (IRE) 10-3fav (8-12) Carried right start, tracked leaders, led over 2f out, soon came stands side, clear inside final furlong, easily, won at Leicester 7f 2yo mdn aut (6) gd beating Benzanno (8-11) by 2 3/4l, 17 ran.
Mister Music 3-1fav (9-3) Towards rear of mid-division, driven and headway on outside over 2f out, ridden to lead inside final furlong, drifted right, stayed on well, won at Sandown 7f 2yo mdn aut (5) gd beating Maccabees (9-3) by 3 1/2l, 14 ran.
Thecornishcockney 100-1 (9-3) Dwelt in rear, headway approaching final furlong, ran on close home, not reach leaders, 5th of 13, 4 1/2l behind Bu Naaji (9-3) at Lingfield 7f 2yo mdn auc stks (6) pol.
Broxbourne (IRE) 3-1 (8-6) Tracked leader, ridden to challenge over 2f out, led inside final furlong, kept on, in command close home, won at Beverley 7f 2yo mdn aut (6) gd in Jun beating Sheila's Buddy (8-9) by 1/2l, 5 ran.