The Hannon yard has a good record in this and 130,000gns purchase Misterioso looks to have the best of chance of the stable's three runners with Richard Hughes on board. But MARCANO will be no pushover as his debut third to Ardaay is strong form with the two ahead of him running well at Ascot recently and the fourth having subsequently won. Rod Millman's colt is also preferred to Sandown sixth Classic Villager and gets the nod. Bellajeu is a half-sister to the useful Lat Hawill and is another newcomer to note.
Classic Villager 33-1 (9-5) Held up and well off the pace towards rear, pushed along halfway, headway and edged right inside final 2f, staying on when no room and eased inside final furlong, finished on the bridle, 6th of 14, 4l behind Tupi (9-5) at Sandown 7f 2yo mdn (5) gd.
Harlequin Striker (IRE) 25-1 (9-5) Slowly away towards rear, pushed along and headway over 2f out, no impression from over 1f out, 5th of 12, 10l behind Jungle Cat (9-5) at Goodwood 6f 2yo mdn (5) gd.
Hawkmeister (IRE) 40-1 (9-5) Slowly into stride, held up towards rear, ridden over 2f otu, stayed on inside final furlong, no impression, 6th of 11, 14l behind Estidhkaar (9-5) at Newbury 6f 2yo mdn (4) gf.
Marcano (IRE) 50-1 (9-5) Tracked leaders, outpaced over 2f out, stayed on inside final furlong, went 3rd close home, 3rd of 16, 2 1/2l behind Adaay (9-5) at Newbury 6f 2yo mdn (4) gd in May.
Misterioso (IRE) Iffraaj colt out of Roystonea.
Mutamid Medicean colt out of Inchberry.
Noble Master 100-1 (9-5) Held up towards rear, ridden 3f out, well beaten final 2f, last of 11, 26l behind Estidhkaar (9-5) at Newbury 6f 2yo mdn (4) gf.
Percy Veer Sir Percy colt out of Fandangerina.
Quae Supra Exceed And Excel colt out of Noodle Soup.
Tumut (IRE) Acclamation colt out of Pampas.
Bellajeu Montjeu filly out of Arbella.