keen early, tracked leaders, not much room over 2f out, 3rd and unable to quicken over 1f out, stayed on same pace inside final furlong
half fly leapt leaving stalls, held up towards rear, headway going well over 2f out, led 1f out, shaken up inside final furlong, readily
steadied start, in rear, ridden and well behind final 3f
led 1f, tracked leader, led again over 2f out, driven and headed 1f out, no impression on winner inside final furlong, kept on same pace
prominent, led after 1f, clear over 4f out until 3f out, headed over 2f out, soon weakened
steadied start, held up in rear, niggled along 4f out, closed 3f out, outpaced from 2f out, plugged on in 4th from over 1f out, no chance with leaders
tracked leaders, ridden 3f out, close up over 2f out, weakened over 1f out
held up in touch in mid-division, pushed along over 3f out, effort over 2f out, weakened over 1f out
tracked leaders early, mid-division, effort 3f out, lost place over 2f out, soon weakened
AJMAN PRINCESS (NAP) handles soft ground and Roger Varian’s filly arrives in top form having won both starts so far this year including a Listed event at Goodwood last time, with both Chinoiseries and Dubka well beaten. The latter is capable of much better, especially on today’s likely going ,while Bateel has moved to France having won a Listed event at Newmarket for David Simcock last year. Maleficent Queen has come up short in pattern company so far but could not be ruled out.
Ajman Princess (IRE) 6-1 (9-0) Led 1f, tracked leader, led again travelling well over 2f out, ridden clear over 1f out, flashed tail inside final furlong, stayed on strongly, won at Goodwood 1m 4f lst fll stks (1) gf in May beating Elysian Fields (9-0) by 5l, 8 ran.
Bateel (IRE) (8-10) 2nd of 9, 2 1/2l behind Marmelo (8-13) at Chantilly 1m 7f Grp 3 gd in Apr.
Chinoiseries 25-1 (9-0) Took keen hold, held up in 6th, pushed along hung right and and weakened over 2f out, 7th of 8, 13 3/4l behind Ajman Princess (9-0) at Goodwood 1m 4f lst fll stks (1) gf in May.
Dubka 11-4fav (9-0) Tracked leaders, weakened 2f out, 6th of 8, 11 3/4l behind Ajman Princess (9-0) at Goodwood 1m 4f lst fll stks (1) gf in May.
Island Remede 20-1 (9-0) Soon led, pushed along over 2f out, ridden and headed over 1f out, no impression inside final furlong, kept on one pace, 2nd of 7, 2l behind Zhukova (9-5) at Cork 1m 4f lst fll stks (1) Good - Yielding in Apr.
Lucy The Painter (IRE) 16-1 (9-0) In touch, ridden and headway over 1f out, one pace inside final furlong, 5th of 8, 2 3/4l behind Wilamina (9-0) at Nottingham 1m 2f lst fll stks (1) gd in May.
Maleficent Queen 11-2 (9-0) Soon led, ridden and headed over 1f out, kept on same pace, 3rd of 5, 3 3/4l behind Nezwaah (9-0) at Ayr 1m 2f lst stks (1) gd in May.
Return Ace (8-12) 5th of 11, 4 1/2l behind Nahual (9-2) at Saint-Cloud 1m 7f lst stks Soft - Heavy in Nov.
Zain Arion (IRE) 20-1 (8-13) Tracked leaders, 2nd 5f out, led 4f out, clear over 2f out, kept on well, won at York 1m 4f hcp (4) sft in May beating Purple Rock (9-3) by 1 1/2l, 16 ran.
Tioga Pass 20-1 (9-7) Switched left after start, took keen hold towards rear, some late moderate headway, never involved, 7th of 13, 5 1/2l behind Twitch (9-7) at Bath 1m 6f lst fll stks (1) gf in Oct.
Laganore (IRE) 7-4fav (9-9) Chased leaders, 5th 3f out, soon pushed along, closed 2f out, on terms briefly inside final furlong, kept on without matching winner, 2nd of 9, 3/4l behind Turret Rocks (9-9) at Curragh 1m 2f Grp 3 fll stks (1) gd in May.