None of these inspire confidence and just a token vote goes the way of OFFBEAT SAFARIS. He's slipped down the weights and didn't fare too badly when fourth over track and trip last time. Mucky Molly scored here last year and posted a better effort on her latest start. She has a shout along with Heidi's Delight, third over track and trip last month. Red Shadow is a dual winner on the Polytrack and Moss Hill made the frame in a maiden race at Lingfield back in September.
Moss Hill 7-4fav (9-9) Led on stands side rail, driven inside final 2f, headed 1f out, kept on same pace, no chance with winner inside final furlong, 2nd of 6, 4 1/2l behind Poitin (9-0) at Lingfield 7f mdn auc stks (6) gf in Sep.
Offbeat Safaris (IRE) 8-1 (9-0) Dwelt, soon in touch on outside, challenged over 3f out, ridden and every chance over 1f out, no extra when lost 3rd well inside final furlong, 4th of 6, 3 1/2l behind Munaawib (9-5) at Southwell 7f sll hcp 0-60 (6) fbs.
Viking Warrior (IRE) 12-1 (9-5) Set strong pace, headed over 4f out, weakened over 2f out, 8th of 9, 19l behind De Lesseps (8-8) at Southwell 7f hcp (0-55) (6) fbs.
Red Shadow 16-1 (8-13) Chased leaders on inside, driven over 3f out, kept on same pace final 2f, never on terms, 7th of 11, 6l behind Pick A Little (9-10) at Southwell 6f hcp (0-55) (6) fbs.
Mucky Molly 8-1 (9-1) Prominent, soon driven, outpaced over 3f out, soon rallied, stayed on well inside final furlong, never able to challenge, 3rd of 9, 2 3/4l behind De Lesseps (8-8) at Southwell 7f hcp (0-55) (6) fbs.
Heidi's Delight (IRE) 14-1 (8-13) Mid-division, driven over 4f out, ridden and stayed on same pace final 2f, never near leaders, 5th of 12, 13l behind General Tufto (8-8) at Southwell 1m hcp (0-55) (6) fbs.
Hold The Star 33-1 (8-7) Keen tracked leaders, ridden over 2f out, weakened entering final furlong, 9th of 10, 9l behind Qeethaara (9-2) at Lingfield 1m hcp (0-55) (6) pol in Apr.