tracked leaders, mistake 6th, chased leader 2 out, ridden to lead flat, ran on
led, steadied pace 3rd, ridden and headed between 3 out and 2 out, soon weakened, tailed off
tracked leader, led between 3 out and 2 out, soon ridden, headed flat, kept on one pace
keen in rear, headway 6th, tracked leaders next, ridden 2 out, kept on same pace
close up, ridden to chase leading pair 2 out, kept on one pace
in rear, ridden 3 out, never on terms
Successful in a maiden point in March of last year, Prince Kayf has a long absence to overcome as he makes his debut under Rules but his stable remains in fine form. Scottsdale won a novices’ handicap at Stratford a week ago but TOSHIMA has been going well on the Flat since opening his account over timber at Ffos Las and the four-year-old can defy his penalty.
Toshima (IRE) 7-1 (9-4) Tracked leader until 10f out, tracked leaders, ridden 2f out, kept on one pace, 3rd of 5, 2 1/4l behind Distant Chimes (9-7) at Kempton 2m hcp (4) pol in Aug.
Parisian Charmer 200-1 (11-4) Mid-division, reminders and lost place after 4th, soon behind and struggling, pulled up before 4 out, at Uttoxeter 2m mdn (5) hvy in Jan.
Prince Kayf 6-1 (11-11) Tr ldr in 2nd until ld/disp frm 3rd, ld 4out, chall 3out, disp when outjumped last, ld 50 yards out, ko best, won at Inch 3m mdn sft in Mar beating Kiltealy Briggs (11-11) by nk, 6 ran.
Steccando (IRE) 25-1 (9-10) In touch, weakened quickly 4f out, soon eased, detached, last of 11, dist behind Genuine Approval (9-6) at Wolverhampton 1m 4f stks (6) pol in Jul.
The Darley Lama (IRE) 18-1 (11-0) Tracked leaders, outpaced over 3f out, rallied over 2f out, no impression, 4th of 6, 11 3/4l behind Mister Coffey (10-9) at Huntingdon 2m (5) gd in Apr.
Don't Do It (IRE) 16-1 (8-13) Held up towards rear, headway over 1f out, never on terms, 6th of 16, 7l behind Becky Sharp (8-7) at Leicester 1m 4f hcp (6) gd in Jun.
Scottsdale 7-1 (11-1) Jumped right at times, made virtually all, not fluent 3 out, stayed on well, won at Stratford 2m 3f hcp (5) gd in Aug beating Turnbury (10-6) by 4 1/2l, 9 ran.