IBALLISTICVIN has gone close the last twice off his current mark and won over course and distance on his last visit to this venue. He gets the vote with an apprentice taking 5lb off his back today. Tommys Geal beat Halling's Wish when scoring here in March and was narrowly beaten at Brighton last week. He can figure in this while Victor's Bet won over 1m4f at Lingfield last month but subsequently disappointed when favourite at Brighton and Embankment was also well beaten last time attempting to follow-up a win over 1m2f.
Iballisticvin 5-2fav (9-12) Held up towards rear of mid-division, headway on outside 2f out, chased leaders over 1f out, went 3rd final 100 yards, kept on, never able to challenge, 3rd of 11, 1/2l behind Threediamondrings (9-5) at Lingfield 1m 4f hcp (6) pol in Nov.
Halling's Wish 7-1 (11-7) Blundered 2nd, in rear, mistake 7th, soon lost touch, continued well tailed off, 4th of 6, dist behind Lake Chapala (11-4) at Fontwell 2m 1f hcp (4) gf in May.
Victor's Bet (SPA) 4-1fav (9-7) Steadied start, held up in rear, switched to outside 3f out, some headway inside final furlong, no threat, 5th of 9, 5 3/4l behind Miss Inga Sock (8-11) at Brighton 1m 2f hcp (6) gd in May.
Classic Mission 16-1 (8-12) Slowly away soon tracked leaders, ridden and every chance 2f out, weakened entering final furlong, 8th of 9, 14 3/4l behind Whinging Willie (9-5) at Brighton 1m 4f hcp (5) gf in Sep.
The Ginger Berry 9-1 (9-7) Slowly away in rear, never on terms, 8th of 10, 10 1/2l behind Estrella Eria (9-7) at Chelmsford City 1m 2f hcp (6) pol in Apr.
Alshan Fajer 33-1 (9-2) In touch, lost place halfway, rallied over 1f out, never on terms, 4th of 8, 16 1/4l behind The Lock Master (9-6) at Southwell 1m 4f hcp (5) pol in May.
Cat Royale (IRE) 7-1 (9-7) Tracked leader, lost place well over 2f out, 12th of 13, 19 1/2l behind Becca Campbell (9-7) at Lingfield 1m 2f hcp (6) gd in May.
Runaiocht (IRE) 25-1 (9-0) Awkwardly away and missed break, behind, ridden and headway over 2f out, kept on same pace, never near leaders, 6th of 11, 18 1/4l behind Fast And Hot (9-4) at Newbury 1m 2f hcp (5) sft in May.
Embankment 7-1 (9-2) Chased leaders, weakened 2f out, 10th of 13, 13l behind Becca Campbell (9-7) at Lingfield 1m 2f hcp (6) gd in May.
Nouvelle Ere 16-1 (8-10) Led, headed 6f out, tracked leaders, ridden over 4f out, weakened over 1f out, 7th of 8, 11 3/4l behind Vernatti (9-2) at Yarmouth 1m 2f hcp (5) gf in May.
Tommys Geal 9-2fav (9-4) Close up on inside, switched to outer over 2f out, soon challenging, 2nd over 1f out, strong challenge throughout final furlong, just failed, 2nd of 14, shd behind Master Of Heaven (9-0) at Brighton 1m 2f hcp (6) gd in May.
Lady Lunchalot (USA) 7-4fav (9-6) Very slowly away, in rear, ridden over 1f out, never on terms, 6th of 9, 3 1/4l behind Hallings Comet (9-10) at Lingfield 1m 2f hcp (6) pol in Nov.
The Juggler 5-1 (8-9) Tracked leaders, ridden and stayed on same pace from over 1f out, 4th of 8, 5 1/2l behind Mishko (9-6) at Chelmsford City 1m 5f hcp (6) pol in May.
Moon Over Mobay 33-1 (8-13) Tracked leaders, led over 3 out, headed over 2f out, weakened final furlong, 10th of 13, 9 3/4l behind Night Generation (9-10) at Lingfield 2m hcp (6) pol in May.