chased leaders, 2nd over 1f out, ridden to lead inside final furlong, ran on well
mid-division, weakened over 2f out
held up towards rear, headway on inside over 1f out, stayed on inside final furlong, never nearer
chased leaders, pushed along 3f out, ridden and weakened over 1f out
pushed along to lead, headed over 2f out, chased leader, soon ridden, lost 2nd over 1f out, kept on same pace inside final furlong
chased leader, led over 2f out, ridden over 1f out, headed inside final furlong, kept on same pace, lost 2nd post
slowly away, behind, stayed on inside final furlong, never troubled leaders
chased leaders, ridden over 1f out, weakened final furlong
slowly into stride, held up towards rear, weakened over 1f out
slowly into stride, held up towards rear, ridden over 1f out, stayed on same pace inside final furlong
held up in mid-division, headway on inside 2f out, stayed on inside final furlong, went 2nd post, no chance with winner
STREET FORCE had slipped down the weights before scoring here last week and Mike Appleby's charge can go in again raised only 2lb in the weights. Clockmaker has also slid down the handicap and can figure in this company while Mr Frankie went close over a mile here in October and Classic Flyer has been placed over 6f at the track recently. Black Dave won off a similar mark here in July and could also get involved.
Street Force (USA) 20-1 (9-6) Chased leaders, strong run inside final furlong, ran on to lead post, won at Wolverhampton 1m 1f hcp (5) pol in Nov beating Hercullian Prince (9-3) by ns, 8 ran.
Arms Around Me (IRE) 4-1 (9-5) Led narrowly towards stands side rail, ridden and headed 2f out, kept on same pace, no chance with front pair final furlong, 3rd of 5, 8 1/2l behind Brando (9-5) at Hamilton 6f mdn stks (5) gd in Aug.
Mr Frankie 12-1 (9-6) With leader until over 3f out, weakened over 2f out, 7th of 10, 20 1/4l behind Sheila's Buddy (9-7) at Wolverhampton 1m 1f hcp (5) pol in Nov.
Black Dave (IRE) 16-1 (9-2) Held up mid-division, ridden over 1f out, kept on inside final furlong, 4th of 9, 3 3/4l behind Best Example (9-2) at Chelmsford City 1m hcp (4) pol in Oct.
Clockmaker (IRE) 16-1 (9-4) Slowly into stride, soon in mid-division, headway on outside over 1f out, edged left under pressure and stayed on inside final furlong, went 3rd towards finish, 3rd of 11, 3 1/4l behind Seychelloise (9-4) at Wolverhampton 7f hcp (5) pol in Nov.
Archie Stevens 16-1 (8-10) Prominent, led after 1f, headed over 2f out, weakened inside final furlong, 8th of 10, 3 3/4l behind Deeds Not Words (8-11) at Chepstow 6f hcp (4) gf in Sep.
Ythan Waters 16-1 (9-6) In touch, ridden over 1f out, faded inside final furlong, 9th of 16, 8 1/2l behind Lavetta (9-1) at Redcar 7f hcp (5) sft in Nov.
Classic Flyer 4-1fav (8-13) Tracked leaders, ridden and every chance over 1f out, not quicken inside final furlong, 3rd of 7, 1l behind Gold Waltz (9-2) at Wolverhampton 6f hcp (5) pol in Oct.
Mambo Spirit (IRE) 50-1 (9-2) Slowly away raced wide in touch in rear, ridden halfway, never a factor, last of 9, 10 1/2l behind Dougan (9-4) at Lingfield 6f hcp (5) pol in Nov.
Top Offer 66-1 (9-3) Always towards rear, last of 12, 21 1/4l behind Spirit of Zeb (9-7) at Southwell 6f hcp (5) pol in Nov.
Black Truffle (FR) 25-1 (9-2) Held up, hedaway over 1f out, keeping on when badly hampered inside final furlong, ran on but not recover, 6th of 12, 1 3/4l behind El Fenix (9-4) at Wolverhampton 7f hcp (5) pol in Oct.
Bouclier (IRE) 100-1 (8-12) Raced wide, in touch, ridden over 2f out, weakened over 1f out, last of 11, 14 1/4l behind Afjaan (9-0) at Wolverhampton 7f hcp (4) pol in Nov.