Astrozone is proving best on the all-weather though finished down the field at Newcastle last time along with NOT ON YOUR NELLIE. But the latter had gone close at Haydock before that when beaten only a neck and Nigel Tinkler’s filly gets another chance back on the Turf. Eeh Bah Gum and Machree slip further down the weights with the latter preferred having finished in front of Mutabaahy when fourth at Catterick last time.
Eye Of Heaven 18-1 (9-0) Raced wide pressed leaders, until halfway, weakened final furlong, last of 5, 11 1/2l behind Lost My Sock (8-5) at Chester 5f hcp (3) gf in Jun.
Not On Your Nellie (IRE) 10-1 (9-9) Tracked leader far side, outpaced and ridden over 2f out, one pace, 6th of 7, 6 3/4l behind Miss Nay Never (9-12) at Newcastle 5f hcp fll (4) pol in Jul.
Astrozone 11-4fav (9-8) Led far side, headed well over 2f out, ridden 2f out, weakened inside last, last of 7, 7 1/4l behind Miss Nay Never (9-12) at Newcastle 5f hcp fll (4) pol in Jul.
Machree (IRE) 4-1 (9-3) Tracked leader, ridden 2f out, no extra final furlong, 4th of 6, 2 1/2l behind Militia (9-6) at Catterick 5f hcp (4) gf in Jul.
Mutabaahy (IRE) 14-1 (9-2) Chased leaders out wide, pushed along and outpaced 2f out, plugged on again inside final furlong, no threat, 5th of 9, 6 3/4l behind Show Yourself (9-4) at Beverley 5f hcp (5) gf in Jul.
Eeh Bah Gum (IRE) 9-1 (10-5) Chased leaders, nudged along over 2f out, bumped by rival over 1f out, made no impression, 8th of 10, 5 1/2l behind Soul Seeker (11-7) at York 5f hcp (3) gf in Jul.
Savalas (IRE) 20-1 (9-12) Midfield, pushed along 2f out, no extra, 13th of 15, 7 1/2l behind James Watt (9-5) at York 5f hcp (4) gd in Jul.