OSSUN SET is edging closer to a victory after two consecutive placings. Narrow second at Compiegne in latest over 2000m and rates highly. Night Of Love showed some good form on only attempt in a claimer. Can bounce back after two disappointments. Makototonbokiri drops in class to claiming company for the first time. May spark improvement. Alyshka could sneak into the frame.
KONGASTET showed improved form placing third at Saint-Cloud over 2100m on heavy ground. Ready to break through for a success. Terre De France has been a little disappointing in handicaps past two outings. Return to this level will help spark improvement. Moving On finished mid-field on debut and is open to further progression. Bold bid anticipated. Akyo demonstrates best form in claiming company.
AIR DE VALSE produced a near career-best performance to be third in listed company on seasonal reappearance. Returns to handicaps and bold bid anticipated. Bakoel Koffie would need to overcome top weight. Racing consistently and has to be respected. Slickteg finished off previous campaign with two victories. Open to improvement after first run back. Pradaro holds each-way claims. Muttrah Fort can sneak a place.
MATELLO has placed on half his career starts. Looking to break maiden status after credible fifth at Strasbourg. Leading chance. Bentley Mood produced an excellent performance to place second over 1000m at this venue. Proven contender in these conditions. Wild Majesty was bought for nearly half a million guineas at Tattersalls in 2018 and could make an impact on debut. Excalibur holds each-way claims.
INCENDIERE placed in three outings from six attempts during juvenile campaign. Returns after a seven-month break and continues to make headway. Bold bid anticipated. Anfrati demonstrated ability finishing fourth in a handicap at Saint-Cloud in latest. Has the ability to get involved. Calypso Rose is a reliable performer who can finish in the placings again. Lead Edge is a first race starter by Into Mischief. Watch market for best guide.
LA MIRADA showed better form placing third at Chantilly over 1200m in latest. Likely to improve for the run and can break through for a success. Qayes was only beaten 2L into fourth at Salon de Provence on return after a break. May use race fitness to advantage. Remains well-handicapped. Victorious Champ holds each-way claims after a fifth at Strasbourg. Shot In The Dark comes with a poor overall winning strike rate. Place chance.
LIGHTOLLER has been racing consistently and finished fifth at Chantilly over 1200m in latest. Open to further progression and ready to claim first success in over a year. Achille Des Aigles is expected to improve for seasonal reappearance and can overcome top weight. Bold bid anticipated. Shams Brazilero has been winning in claiming company and rates well in handicaps. Kerascouet maintains good record over this trip and holds each-way chances.
KATAFONIC finished a reasonable seventh at Deauville on debut in February. Expected to improve for the experience and extra distance. Looking to break maiden status. Boken is yet to finish in the placings in three career starts. Has been producing some solid efforts and may go closer. Vasco De Gama will be aiming to progress after a sixth on debut at Saint-Cloud. Blanc Buisson could sneak into the frame.
ANOBAR deserves to break through for a victory. Placed six times from ten career starts and not beaten far fourth at Saint-Cloud in latest. Perhaps was unable to justify favouritism finishing last of sixteen at Saint-Cloud on debut. Major improvement expected and represents a threat. Gratiane struggled in G3 company last time and will appreciate the return to easier competition. Ana Clamation holds each-way claims.
BERGAMASQUE claimed a maiden success at Longchamp in June 2019. Remains unexposed after two career starts and is an exciting prospect for the season. Roc Angel produced some useful performances last campaign with two victories. Can bounce back to best in this small field. Ficelle Du Houley is aiming to go back-to-back after a victory at Deauville. Steps up in class. Golden Boy could sneak a placing.
- All odds correct at time of first publishing.
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