Nagpur has already raced 13 times over fences without success while chasing debutants Secret Edge, Paintball and Timesawastin boast the highest ratings over hurdles but arrive badly out of form. PROLINX had an off day at Chepstow last time but had gone close over these fences before that and he gets the vote to go one better in this. Cloudy Bob and Midnight Belle have been running well over timber of late and may also get involved on their first start over the larger obstacles.
Bound For Glory (IRE) 14-1 (11-8) Chased leader unil approching 4 out, weakened rapidly, tailed off, last of 12, well behind Lightening Rod (11-9) at Wetherby 2m hcp hdl 0-120 (4) gd in Apr.
Cloudy Bob (IRE) 11-4 (11-6) Led to 2nd, tracked leaders, ridden and effort between last 2, every chance last, kept on same pace flat, 2nd of 12, 1 3/4l behind Urcalin (10-11) at Stratford 2m nh nov hdl (4) gd in Apr.
Moneymix 66-1 (11-0) Held up towards rear, some headway approaching 5th, weakened after 7th, tailed off, 7th of 10, well behind Le Reve (11-6) at Kempton 2m 5f nh nov hdl (4) gs in Apr.
Nagpur (FR) 6-1 (11-3) Held up in touch, ridden after 8th, lost place when not fluent 3 out, rallied before last, no impression flat, 7th of 17, 10l behind Big Easy (10-13) at Cheltenham 3m hcp hdl 0-145 (2) sft in Apr.
Paintball (IRE) 13-2 (11-4) In touch, hit 5th, chased leaders after 3 out, driven and weakened before 2 out, last of 9, 39l behind Bar De Ligne (11-5) at Perth 2m 4f hcp hdl 0-140 (3) gs in Apr.
Prolinx (IRE) 7-2 (11-11) Held up in 5th, closed before 6th, mistake 8th, not fluent 10th, weakened before 4 out, soon pulled up, in a race won by Bendant (10-9) at Chepstow 2m 3f nov hcp chs 0-120 (4) gs in Apr, 7 ran.
Raynell 7-1 (11-7) Led 10-15; wknd qckly app 2 out, 3rd of 13, 30l behind Ghost Charger (12-0) at South Notts 3m ptp gd in Apr.
Rebel Flag (IRE) 11-2 (12-0) Prsd ldr 7 til wknd 4 out, 5th of 8, 36l behind Mouse Back Brown (12-0) at Quorn 2m 4f ptp gd in Apr.
Secret Edge 25-1 (9-9) In touch, headway to chase leaders 4th, ridden approaching 3 out, soon weakened, tailed off, 10th of 18, well behind Oscara Dara (11-0) at Kempton 2m 5f Listed hcp hdl (1) sft in Jan.
Timesawastin (IRE) 12-1 (11-9) Led, not fluent 1st or 2nd, awkward on bend after 3rd, not fluent 6th, soon headed, weakened before 3 out, tailed off, last of 9, well behind Araldur (11-12) at Chepstow 2m 4f hcp hdl 0-135 (3) gs in Apr.
Midnight Belle 11-4fav (11-9) Held up in last pair, pushed along and effort after 7th, never on terms, no extra before 2 out, 5th of 8, 25l behind Orangeaday (11-7) at Huntingdon 2m 5f hcp hdl 0-110 (4) gs in Apr.