INDUCTIVE has been in good form on Tapeta this year and deserves another crack at the Turf after an 11-month break. He’s got a good draw and may enjoy a fitness advantage over many of his rivals. Thirsk third Our Dave is already a course and distance winner so rates a danger while Sepia Belle’s third at Yarmouth was a step in the right direction. Rusalka would need to reverse Wolverhampton form with the selection to break his duck.
Sepia Belle 14-1 (9-7) Dwelt in touch, headway 2f out, soon chased leader, kept on same pace final furlong, 3rd of 10, 4l behind Kentucky Hardboot (9-4) at Yarmouth 7f hcp (6) gf in Jun.
Twin Paradox 100-1 (9-2) Mid-division, ridden over 2f out, soon weakened, 11th of 14, 14 3/4l behind Embolden (9-2) at Redcar 7f stks (4) hvy in Oct.
Our Dave 9-2 (9-6) Chased leader, led 2f out, ridden and headed over 1f out, weakened into 3rd last 100 yards, 3rd of 9, 2 3/4l behind Little Ted (9-6) at Thirsk 1m hcp (6) gd in Jun.
Champagne Angel (IRE) 66-1 (9-0) Towards rear, ridden over 1f out, soon weakened, 7th of 8, 7 1/4l behind Balancing Act (9-0) at Thirsk 5f stks (4) sft in Aug.
Rusalka (IRE) 12-1 (8-12) Raced wide close up, pushed along over 2f out, slightly outpaced over 1f out, kept on inside final furlong, 6th of 11, 3l behind Cliff Wind (8-12) at Wolverhampton 7f hcp (6) pol in Jun.
Inductive 5-1 (8-10) Tracked leaders, effort and edged left over 1f out, kept on one pace, 3rd of 11, 3/4l behind Cliff Wind (8-12) at Wolverhampton 7f hcp (6) pol in Jun.
Fact Or Fable (IRE) 50-1 (8-10) Tracked leader, pushed along and every chance over 1f out, weakened final furlong, 6th of 10, 10 1/2l behind Motamayiz (9-8) at Bath 1m hcp (6) gf in Jun.
Susie Javea 10-1 (9-0) Chased leader 3f, chased leaders, ridden 2f out, stayed on same pace in 3rd final furlong, 3rd of 9, 2 3/4l behind Bankawi (9-5) at Thirsk 1m hcp (6) gs in Jun.
Fiannoglaigh (IRE) 250-1 (9-0) Always towards rear, ridden and weakened 3f out, tailed off, last of 12, dist behind English King (9-5) at Newcastle 1m 2f mdn stks (4) pol in Nov.
Star Of St Louis (FR) 6-1 (8-12) Raced wide close up, ridden 2f out, kept on same pace inside final furlong, 4th of 10, 1l behind Mr Kodi (8-12) at Chelmsford City 7f hcp (6) pol in Jun.
Northern Grace 11-1 (9-0) Led, pushed along over 2f out, soon headed, weakened inside final 2f, 6th of 9, 11 1/4l behind Bankawi (9-5) at Thirsk 1m hcp (6) gs in Jun.
Cappella Fella (IRE) 14-1 (8-7) Towards rear, ridden 2f out, never near leaders, 7th of 13, 10 1/2l behind Spurofthemoment (9-4) at Lingfield 6f hcp (6) gf in Jun.
Sweet Embrace (IRE) 40-1 (8-12) Squeezed for room leaving stalls, rear early, ridden over 3f out, never a factor, 6th of 8, 13 3/4l behind Eye Smiling (9-6) at Chelmsford City 6f hcp (6) pol in Jun.