Amelia May and Srinagar Girl share the same handicap rating and drop back into maiden company in search of that elusive first win. FOUR LEAVES is rated 3lb higher and she may just have the edge if forgiven a below-par effort when favourite at Kempton on her latest start. The remainder have plenty of catching up to do but Queen Of Epirus, Fashion Flow and Guarda Pampa have scope for improvement with the latter preferred of that trio.
Fashion Flow 9-2 (9-0) Chased leaders, ridden over 2f out, weakened final furlong, 7th of 14, 9l behind Funky Lady (9-0) at Newbury 7f 3yo fll mdn (4) gd in Apr '10.
Femme D'espere 50-1 (8-11) Prominent, ridden and lost place over 5f out, well behind over 3f out, tailed off, last of 9, well behind Nurse Dominatrix (8-11) at Southwell 1m hcp 0-52 (6) fbs.
Queen Of Epirus 28-1 (9-0) In touch in 5th, ridden along over 4f out, stayed on to poor 2nd 1f out, 2nd of 6, 7l behind Rainbow Springs (9-0) at Goodwood 1m 1f 3yo fll stks (5) sft in Jun '11.
Super Smile (IRE) 100-1 (9-2) Pulled hard in touch, lost place over 3f out, soon beaten, 6th of 8, 35l behind Starfield (9-3) at Wolverhampton 1m 1f mdn auc stks (6) pol in Oct.
Alezanna Halling filly out of Denica.
Amelia May 15-2 (9-6) Tracked leader, driven to challenge over 2f out, kept on under pressure, 3rd of 12, 2 3/4l behind Chatterer (9-4) at Wolverhampton 1m 1f fll hcp (0-75) (3yo+) (5) pol in Oct.
Four Leaves (IRE) 7-2fav (8-12) Held up, headway 6f out, went 2nd 5f out, ridden over 2f out, weakened inside final furlong, 9th of 10, 13l behind Storm King (9-0) at Kempton 1m hcp 0-85 (4) pol in Aug.
Guarda Pampa 40-1 (8-9) Held up, never near leaders, 9th of 12, 8l behind Minoan Dancer (8-9) at Lingfield 1m 2f mdn fll (5) pol in Jun.
Srinagar Girl 11-2 (9-3) Keen close up, ridden over 2f out, not pace to challenge, 6th of 11, 3 1/2l behind Schoolmaster (9-6) at Lingfield 1m hcp 0-75 (5) pol in Oct.