Most arrive out of form but REMEMBER THE MAN wasn’t beaten far at Warwick on his penultimate start and may prove good enough. Novice winner Schiaparannie has struggled in handicaps so far while She's Gina remains 9lb higher than when landing a course and distance double on good going during the summer. Court Dismissed has been competing between the flags but has won over fences and hurdles in the past and debuts for Donald McCain’s yard here.
She's Gina (GER) 33-1 (11-8) Mid-division, headway 5 out, chased leaders after next, weakened before last, 10th of 17, 33 1/4l behind I'd Better Go Now (10-13) at Wincanton 2m 5f hcp (4) gd in Oct.
Schiaparannie 3-1fav (11-12) In touch on outside, driven and lost place approaching 4 out, behind next, no danger after, 6th of 8, 18 1/4l behind Alizee De Janeiro (11-10) at Kelso 2m 2f hcp (4) gd in Dec.
Furius De Ciergues (FR) 25-1 (11-0) Held up, pushed along after 7th, soon lost touch, 6th of 8, dist behind Orrisdale (11-0) at Uttoxeter 2m 4f mdn (5) hvy in Nov.
Remember The Man (IRE) 8-1 (11-12) Held up in rear, headway 2 out, went 4th before last, stayed on same pace, 4th of 16, 13 1/2l behind Pemberley (11-11) at Hereford 2m 4f hcp (4) sft in Nov.
Court Dismissed (IRE) 10-1 (11-0) (v) (tt) prom to 15, 5th of 8, 28 3/4l behind Beggar's Velvet (10-9) at Bratton Down 3m gf in Jun.
Little Saint (IRE) 33-1 (11-12) Raced wide close up, pushed along 4 out, hit next, weakened 2 out, 5th of 10, dist behind Chanceanotherfive (11-6) at Musselburgh 3m hcp (5) gs in Nov.