Turn Of Luck opened his account with a victory over course and distance and can go well again despite a 4lb rise. But he'd finished behind Destinys Rock when the latter scored here at the start of the month beating PROCEED by less than a length. But Archie's Watson's filly was having her first start since June on that occasion and re-opposing on better terms today, she gets vote to come out best. Folies Bergeres was placed over 1m6f here in October and Echo Cove is another dropping back down in distance.
Echo Cove (IRE) 6-1 (9-0) Keen close up, headway 2f out, ridden and every chance entering final furlong, unable to quicken inside final furlong, 4th of 14, 2l behind Magic Mirror (9-3) at Kempton 1m 4f hcp (5) pol in Dec.
Qayed (CAN) 40-1 (8-11) Slowly into stride, held up towards rear, headway chasing leaders over 3f out, went 2nd 2f out until over 1f out, weakened final furlong, 9th of 11, 10 1/4l behind Cry Wolf (9-6) at Wolverhampton 1m 4f hcp (4) pol in Nov.
Excelleration (IRE) 12-1 (9-2) Mid-division, headway over 1f out, never on terms, 7th of 14, 3 1/4l behind Dono di Dio (9-3) at Kempton 1m 2f hcp (5) pol in Nov.
Jetstream (IRE) 16-1 (9-4) Led early, close up, tracked leaders over 3f out, ridden 2f out, weakened final furlong, 7th of 9, 7 1/4l behind Kaser (9-7) at Wolverhampton 1m 1f hcp (5) pol in Dec.
Proceed (IRE) 9-2 (9-7) Tracked leaders, led over 1f out, ridden inside final furlong, headed towards finish, 2nd of 12, 3/4l behind Destinys Rock (9-3) at Wolverhampton 1m 1f hcp (6) pol in Dec.
Folies Bergeres 9-2fav (9-5) Slowly into stride, towards rear, not much room towards inside over 2f out, headway over 1f out, stayed on into 2nd towards finish, no chance with winner, 2nd of 13, 6l behind Eden Rose (9-7) at Wolverhampton 1m 6f hcp (6) pol in Oct.
Turn Of Luck (IRE) 11-1 (9-4) Soon tracking leader, led over 2f out, clear inside final furlong, never looked liked being caught after, won at Wolverhampton 1m 1f hcp (6) pol in Dec beating Creative Talent (9-0) by 3/4l, 13 ran.
Destinys Rock 11-1 (9-3) In rear, headway 2f out, ridden and ran on to lead towards finish, won at Wolverhampton 1m 1f hcp (6) pol in Dec beating Proceed (9-7) by 3/4l, 12 ran.
Rivas Rob Roy 20-1 (9-3) Slowly into stride, soon recovered and led after 1f, headed over 2f out, weakened inside final furlong, 8th of 13, 10 1/2l behind Turn Of Luck (9-4) at Wolverhampton 1m 1f hcp (6) pol in Dec.
Marie Toulouse (IRE) 33-1 (9-0) In touch, pushed along over 3f out, no impression final 2f, 6th of 8, 14 1/2l behind Space Bandit (9-5) at Southwell 1m mdn stks (5) pol in Nov.
Singing The Blues (IRE) 8-1 (9-4) Towards rear, outpaced over 2f out, ridden over 1f out, kept on final furlong, never near leaders, 5th of 14, 8 1/4l behind Zarrar (9-5) at Kempton 1m 3f hcp (6) pol in Dec.
Polly's Gold (IRE) 12-1 (9-3) Held up, ridden over 1f out, stayed on final furlong, nearest finish, 5th of 12, 1 1/2l behind Three C's (9-3) at Lingfield 1m hcp (6) pol in Nov.