Medicinal (IRE) 50-1 (11-9) Pressed leader to 3rd, remained prominent, weakened approaching 4 out, pulled up soon after, in a race won by Consigliere (11-2) at Newbury 2m 1f hcp chs 0-145 (2) gs in Nov, 10 ran.
Benfleet Boy 8-1 (11-5) Chased leaders, went 2nd 5th, chased winner 3 out, rallied to 2nd approaching last, no chance with easy winner, 2nd of 13, 10l behind Qozak (11-10) at Taunton 2m 1f hcp hdl 0-135 (3) sft in Jan.
Valento 12-1 (11-4) Held up last, ridden along briefly and looked to struggle after 5th, stayed on into poor 3rd last, 3rd of 6, well behind You're The Top (11-8) at Ascot 2m nh nov hdl (3) gd in Oct.
King's Revenge 200-1 (11-7) Held up in touch, weakened approaching 2 out, pulled up before last, in a race won by Go Native (11-7) at Kempton 2m hdl G1 (1) gs in Dec, 7 ran.
Novikov 13-8fav (11-9) Held up in 4th, chased winner approaching 3 out, hard ridden after 2 out, led flat, headed near finish, 2nd of 8, nk behind Karky Schultz (11-9) at Uttoxeter 2m nov hcp hdl 0-125 (3) hvy in Jan.
Just Rob 150-1 (11-0) Mid-division, nudged along and outpaced after 3 out, tried to close after 2 out, soon no impression and weakened, 12th of 18, 39l behind Zaynar (11-0) at Cheltenham 2m 1f 4yo nov hdl G1 (1) gs in Mar.
Lindy Lou 4-1 (11-3) Held up in rear, hit 4th, not fluent 3 out, headway approaching 2 out, stayed to take 2nd towards finish, no chance with winner, 2nd of 12, 6l behind Keki Buku (11-5) at Leicester 2m hcp hdl 0-125 (3) sft in Dec.
Hellfire Club 11-8 (11-4) Tracked leader, effort when mistake 2 out, rallied approaching last, stayed on well, 2nd of 11, 3 1/2l behind Kerada (11-4) at Fakenham 2m nov hdl (4) sft in Jan.