LILLY JUNIOR slipped and unseated her rider at Carlisle last time. Dropped in class for this, Nathan Alison's allowance makes her job that much easier and she gets the vote. Rough Courte could only manage third in similar company at Salisbury a fortnight ago but still looks next best given Scrutiny failed to figure in a plating race last month, though has been dropped a further 10lb in the weights.
Scrutiny 13-2 (8-9) Held up off the pace towards rear, pushed along halfway, never dangerous, 5th of 8, 9l behind Cape of Hope (9-1) at Catterick 7f clm stks (6) gf in Jul.
Lilly Junior 2-1 (9-1) Racing freely tracking leader when slipped on bend and unseated rider after 1f, in a race won by Alpine Storm (8-12) at Carlisle 1m 1f 3yo hcp 0-80 (4) gf in Jul, 3 ran.
Rough Courte (IRE) 4-1 (8-4) Led, ridden over 1f out, headed entering final furlong, soon no impression with winner, just failed for 2nd, 3rd of 5, 3 1/2l behind Concrete Mac (8-4) at Salisbury 7f claim (5) gf in Jul.
Slingsby 16-1 (8-10) In touch, slipped on bend well over 4f out, soon lost place, 12th of 13, 39l behind Pim Street (9-4) at Redcar 1m 1f hcp 0-60 (6) gd in Jul.
Sicilian Bay (IRE) 9-2fav (8-8) Led 1f, tracked leader, led again over 2f out, kept on and headed towards finish, 2nd of 15, 1l behind Diletta Tommasa (9-7) at Redcar 1m 1f hcp 0-60 (6) gd in Jul.
Good To Remember 100-1 (8-12) Tracked leaders, lost place over 3f out, weakened 2f out, last of 5, 25l behind Bishan Bedi (9-3) at Leicester 7f 3yo sll (6) gf in Jul.
Hello Sweetness 25-1 (7-13) Held up mid-division, weakened over 2f out, last of 14, 28l behind Miss Lucy Jane (9-4) at Beverley 1m 2f fll hcp (5) gd in Jul.