Couldn't Could She has run better than expected in her last two starts and her rider claims a handy 5lb. Inuk, Rio Santos and Give Em A Clump must have some sort of chance in a weak nursery but Dark Freedom is on the verge of becoming disappointing. KHELEYF’S GIRL was beaten in a seller last month but this is no better and David Evans’ filly has the past form to figure.
Couldn't Could She 66-1 (9-4) Tracked leaders, ridden over 2f out, stayed on same pace inside final furlong, 4th of 12, 1 3/4l behind Sunbreak (9-13) at Kempton 7f (6) pol in Sep.
Dark Freedom (IRE) 16-1 (9-2) In touch, ridden and headway halfway, weakened over 1f out, 8th of 9, 13 1/2l behind Book of Dreams (9-2) at Nottingham 6f stks (5) hvy in Aug.
Kheleyf's Girl 9-2 (8-8) Keen, pressed winner until led 5f out, ridden and headed over 1f out, one pace and lost 3rd near finish, 4th of 6, 3 1/4l behind Lexington Grace (8-13) at Newmarket 7f stks (5) sft in Aug.
Give Em A Clump (IRE) 8-1 (9-2) Mid-division, took keen hold, ran on inside final furlong, not trouble leaders, 6th of 12, 3 1/4l behind Sunbreak (9-13) at Kempton 7f (6) pol in Sep.
Inuk (IRE) 10-1 (9-3) In touch, pushed along halfway, ridden and ran on final furlong, near finish, 4th of 13, 3l behind Mountain Peak (9-4) at Kempton 7f (6) pol in Aug.
Bullseye Bullet 80-1 (8-11) Always towards rear, 10th of 13, 4 3/4l behind Just For Fun (9-1) at Wolverhampton 6f (6) pol in Aug.
Rio Santos 16-1 (8-10) Held up in rear, headway over 1f out, chased leaders approaching final furlong, never nearer, 7th of 15, 3 1/4l behind Owen The Law (8-12) at Chepstow 5f (6) sft in Sep.