Pixie Cut won a Leicester seller on debut before finding the step up to handicap company too much here last week. She's worth a second look in this easier grade while Mojo Bear has every chance at the weights, though has her stamina to prove over this longer trip. The booking of Ryan Moore for the eased-in-class Three Choirs catches the eye but Winter Music has become disappointing and Bold And Free would need to improve on recent efforts to get involved. FIRST SARGEANT had the latter behind when fifth in a handicap here last month and gets a tentative vote dropped in grade.
Bold And Free 20-1 (9-4) Slowly into stride, soon racing in mid-division, pushed along over 3f out, ridden and weakened over 2f out, 7th of 11, 12l behind Couloir Extreme (9-4) at Windsor 1m 2f 3yo hcp 0-70 (5) gd in Jun.
Three Choirs (IRE) 20-1 (8-7) Tracked leaders, lost place over 3f out, 5th of 7, 17l behind Paris Rose (9-2) at Newmarket 1m 2f hcp 0-80 (4) gd in Jun.
Dancing Chief (IRE) 33-1 (8-7) Held up, headway 2f out, ridden and no impression final furlong, 7th of 12, 8l behind Winslow Arizona (8-12) at Kempton 1m hcp (0-55) (6) pol in May.
First Sargeant 12-1 (9-6) Tracked leaders, ridden over 3f out, no extra inside final furlong, 5th of 9, 4 1/2l behind Tenor (9-4) at Yarmouth 1m 2f 3yo hcp 0-70 (5) gf in Jun.
Glassenbury Lass 66-1 (8-12) Always behind, 6th of 9, 22l behind Laura Secord (8-12) at Kempton 1m mdn auc stks (5) pol in Jun.
Winter Music (IRE) 7-2 (8-10) In touch, headway over 2f out, pressing leaders when rider dropped whip over 1f out, kept on same pace, 4th of 6, 11l behind Pixie Cut (8-12) at Leicester 1m 2f 3yo sll (6) gf in Jun.
Inessa Armand (IRE) 20-1 (9-5) Prominent, ridden to lead 2f out, headed over 1f out, edged left inside final furlong, no extra towards finish, 4th of 7, 3 1/2l behind World Map (9-2) at Bath 1m 4f 3yo hcp 0-60 (6) fm in Jun.
Pixie Cut (IRE) 10-1 (8-9) Took keen hold in touch, pushed along over 3f out, driven 2f out, soon beaten, 6th of 8, 8l behind Choral Festival (10-0) at Windsor 1m 4f fll hcp (5) gf.
Mojo Bear 20-1 (9-4) Mid-division, headway over 4f out, pushed along over 3f out, soon lost place, 8th of 12, 21l behind Imperial Glance (9-0) at Salisbury 1m 3yo app hcp 0-65 (6) gf in Jun.