There are three 11-year-olds in this and they could dominate proceedings. Man Of Leisure was third in a claimer at Worcester last time and Ciaran Gethings takes off 3lb. What A Steel wasn't disgraced when third in a handicap at Aintree nine days ago but was well beaten when ARCTIC COURT was second at Ayr in April. The winner of that race is a decent sort and the fourth has won since. Debt To Society stays well but was pulled up when last seen and has to concede weight all round.
Debt To Society (IRE) 5-4fav (10-10) Held up in touch, slow 8th, mistake 10th, under pressure approaching when mistake 15th, soon detatched, pulled up before 4 out, in a race won by Beau Dandy (10-8) at Sedgefield 3m 3f hcp chs 0-120 (4) gf in Apr, 5 ran.
Man Of Leisure 3-1 (11-5) Raced keenly, behind, headway into mid-division 3rd, chased leaders after 4 out, ridden to chase front pair before 2 out, kept on same pace, never on terms, held on for 3rd near finish, 3rd of 10, 19l behind Tanerko Emery (11-9) at Worcester 2m 4f clm hdl (5) gd in May.
An Poc Ar Buile (IRE) 8-1 (11-4) In rear and pushed along, detached after 11th, pulled up before next, in a race won by Thomas Wild (11-8) at Stratford 3m 4f hcp chs 0-125 (3) gd in May, 9 ran.
Arctic Court (IRE) 7-1 (11-2) Chased leader, lost 2nd after 9th, pushed along before 3 out, led 2 out, ridden between last two, kept on until headed and one pace final 150 yards, 2nd of 12, 1 3/4l behind Wicked Spice (11-7) at Ayr 3m hcp hdl 0-125 (3) gd in Apr.
Celtic Monarch (IRE) 9-4 (10-11) won at Hexham 2m sell hdl (5) gd beating Bob's Legend (10-12) by 6l, 8 ran.
Ballymorris (IRE) 150-1 (10-5) 7th of 10, well behind Gold Futures (10-12) at Hexham 2m 4f nov chs (4) gd.
Castley Lane 28-1 (11-2) Held up towards rear, tailed off before 3 out, pulled up before last, in a race won by Native Optimist (10-0) at Hexham 3m hcp hdl 0-100 (5) gd in May, 11 ran.
Mister Jones 11-2 (10-1) Chased leaders until after 4th, tailed off 3 out, 4th of 10, 14l behind Pekanheim (11-7) at Hexham 2m amat nov hcp hdl 0-100 (5) gd in May.
Sharivarry (FR) 25-1 (10-5) In touch, in 3rd when unseated rider 6 out, in a race won by Pekanheim (11-10) at Hexham 2m 4f hcp chs 0-100 (5) gd, 9 ran.
Solway Trigger 66-1 (10-7) 6th of 8, well behind Celtic Monarch (10-11) at Hexham 2m sell hdl (5) gd.
Takaatuf (IRE) 50-1 (10-5) Towards rear, headway 9th, struggling 11th, behind next, soon pulled up, in a race won by Everylasting (10-0) at Wetherby 2m 6f hcp chs 0-105 (4) gd in May, 14 ran.
What A Steel (IRE) 25-1 (10-11) Chased leaders, hampered 1st, challenged 3 out, led when not fluent 2 out, soon headed, one pace when jumped right last, 3rd of 9, 7l behind Brave Helios (11-3) at Aintree 3m 1f hcp hdl 0-110 (4) gd.