ROSY RYAN faded in the closing stages back over a mile last week but went close over track and trip before that. She’s taken to confirm running with George Bailey, Justice Pleasing, The Excel Queen and Canford Belle in this. The latter has subsequently run better over 6f at the track when third ahead of Isntshesomething but the returning Red Legacy is easily dismissed given she has a handicap rating of just 12.
Canford Belle 6-1 (9-6) Mid-division, driven to chase leaders over 2f out, ridden and effort over 1f out, kept on same pace, no impression inside final furlong, 3rd of 11, 3l behind Suni Dancer (8-12) at Newcastle 6f hcp (6) pol in Dec.
George Bailey (IRE) 80-1 (9-6) Prominent, ridden and every chance over 1f out, one pace final furlong, 5th of 14, 3 1/4l behind Mr Potter (9-5) at Newcastle 7f stks (6) pol in Nov.
Isntshesomething 4-1fav (9-3) Chased leaders, driven over 2f out, lost place over 1f out, soon weakened, 10th of 11, 17 1/2l behind Suni Dancer (8-12) at Newcastle 6f hcp (6) pol in Dec.
Justice Pleasing 6-1 (9-5) Keen led, ridden 2f out, headed inside final furlong, no extra, 6th of 14, 3 1/4l behind Mr Potter (9-5) at Newcastle 7f stks (6) pol in Nov.
Red Legacy 100-1 (9-7) Chased leaders, weakened over 2f out, last of 7, 35 3/4l behind Erik The Red (9-5) at Thirsk 1m mdn stks (4) gd in Aug.
Rosy Ryan (IRE) 9-2cfav (9-1) Mid-division, ridden 2f out, kept on inside final furlong, never reached leaders, 6th of 14, 6l behind Star of Spring (9-7) at Newcastle 1m hcp (6) pol in Dec.
The Excel Queen (IRE) 50-1 (9-5) Held up, ridden and headway approaching final furlong, kept on one pace, 7th of 14, 3 1/4l behind Mr Potter (9-5) at Newcastle 7f stks (6) pol in Nov.