BLOCKADE should take all the beating in this having had the benefit of a couple of runs in decent company. She showed promise on her debut at Newmarket before finishing third at Kempton and this looks her chance to shine. Marti's Girl and Zac's Princess should have come on from their initials runs while newcomers Rural Celebration, a half-sister to three winners, and Sandsman's Girl, also a half-sister to several winners, are worth noting for future reference.
Danetimeranger (IRE) 25-1 (8-11) Slowly into stride, outpaced, never a factor, 6th of 7, 16l behind Suite (9-0) at Kempton 5f 2yo mdn fll (5) pol.
Blockade (IRE) 9-2 (9-0) Tracked leaders, ridden over 1f out, stayed on to go 3rd inside final furlong, 3rd of 7, 1 3/4l behind Suite (9-0) at Kempton 5f 2yo mdn fll (5) pol.
Rural Celebration Pastoral Pursuits filly out of Queens Jubilee.
Sandsman's Girl (IRE) Kodiac filly out of Inter Madera.
Marti's Girl 50-1 (8-3) Slightly hampered start, in rear, headway over 2f out, stayed on, never nearer, 4th of 9, 7l behind Diamond Lady (8-6) at Bath 5f 2yo sll (6) fm.
Zac's Princess 100-1 (8-4) Chased leaders on rail, ridden 2f out, edged left and weakened over 1f out, 7th of 12, 7l behind Quatuor (8-10) at Windsor 5f 2yo flls mdn auc stks (5) gd in Apr.