Having shown decent form in her first three runs, IMPERIAL GLORIANA took a further step forward when just beaten last time in a Newmarket nursery. Now rated 81, David O’Meara’s Kingman filly should be up to winning this. Cognac showed good early speed at Chester on debut on will know more today, though isn’t particularly well drawn. Embolden has the inside berth, however, and has already placed over 6f at Doncaster and Haydock. Le Chiffre is a stablemate of the selection but his dam was a sprinter.
Cognac (IRE) 6-4fav (9-2) Led, headed over 2f out, faded and lost 2nd place inside final furlong, 3rd of 6, 5 1/4l behind Breathalyze (9-2) at Chester 7f stks (4) gs in Aug.
Embolden (IRE) 15-2 (9-2) Chased leaders, driven to challenge over 2f out, stayed on same pace final furlong, 3rd of 8, 5 1/2l behind Lord Of The Lodge (9-8) at Haydock 6f stks (4) gf in Aug.
Get Boosting 33-1 (9-5) Chased leaders, every chance over 2f out, ridden and weakened over 1f out, 9th of 11, 14 1/2l behind Deb's Delight (9-5) at Carlisle 6f mdn stks (5) gs in Aug.
Le Chiffre Zoffany colt out of Bondesire.
Fluttershy 33-1 (9-0) Always behind, last of 7, 13 1/4l behind Leafhopper (9-0) at Newmarket 7f mdn fll stks (4) gf in Aug.
Garnock Valley 150-1 (8-11) Slowly into stride, green in last pair and outpaced throughout, 6th of 7, 13 3/4l behind Makyon (9-6) at Ayr 5f stks (5) sft in Jul.
Imperial Gloriana (IRE) 3-1 (9-2) Raced stands side, tracked leader, ridden to challenge when groups merged over 1f out, every chance well inside final furlong, ran on, 2nd of 8, nk behind Lady Red Moon (8-10) at Newmarket 7f fll (2) gd in Aug.
Klara Spirit (IRE) Sir Prancealot filly out of Mokama.
Krystal Crown (IRE) Famous Name filly out of Dancing Cosmos.
Rominintheglomin (IRE) 50-1 (8-12) Slowly into stride and towards rear, not much room briefly from early straight, soon no impression, last of 11, 15 3/4l behind Silence Please (8-10) at Gowran Park 7f mdn fll gd in Jul.
Summer Heights 66-1 (8-8) Outpaced and soon adrift, last of 4, 10l behind Pop Dancer (8-13) at Musselburgh 5f stks (3) sft in Aug.
Grandads Best Girl Intrinsic filly out of Mitchelland.