This is a maiden with some interesting newcomers. AVIATRICE was a solid fifth on debut in a maiden at Durtal. She can improve second time up and is a leading prospect. Gladys Senora ran fourth only beaten 1L on debut at Lyon Parilly in a maiden and has a strong chance. Cabiya and Assigned are two debutantes who need to be considered.
DARKOT was beaten by 4L in fifth in a newcomers maiden at Longchamp on debut and improvement is expected. Reventador managed a third on his second appearance and looks a good chance. Tumulte finished well beaten on his initial attempt but represents a top trainer and is likely to progress. Ottavio has not shown much in three starts to date, but he is up in distance which may help.
DANDY PLACE ended a spell of three straight handicap wins with a handicap second at Lyon Parilly beaten a neck over 2400m, he is the one to beat. Folleville was 3.5L third in a handicap at Compiegne over 2400m and looks a top prospect once again. Piccolo Ristretto raced better than the bare result last time out and may improve. Dirty Dozen finished well beaten at Longchamp in a handicap. This is less competitive and can progress.
JEU CELEBRE returned beaten 5.75L in a Longchamp handicap, but he is fitter and looks a big chance. Heaven’s Door has made the frame past three attempts including a win, was third last time out in a handicap and cannot be ruled out. Brazilia Talisker made a comeback recently with a third in a handicap at Lion D’Angers and is one to consider. Deltana resumed finishing downfield in latest after a big lay-off, but is interesting.
LONGROY produced solid effort at Lion D’Anger on reappearance in a handicap beaten 1L and is a big chance again. Bubble Brook found success last time out at Chantilly and is a player. Horse Boreal won by a nose a Strasbourg handicap in latest over 2000m. Up in distance here but could feature once more. Parkori wasn’t beaten far when last seen and is expected to be thereabouts after a short break.
SYNCOPATION finished third on debut at Le Croise Larouche in a maiden and is very interesting dropping down into a claimer. Cheerleader struggled in her latest but was a good second the time before and has strong claims. Akyo is more exposed than some of these having won a claimer three starts back and is one to consider. Mavala races in a claimer after disappointing on debut in a C1 and can improve.
EVERSWEET is going for a hat-trick after winning back-to-back claimers. She is still at the same level and rates a top chance. Broken Land won a claimer in her latest at Compiegner leading throughout and is a big-time player again. Jacques Coeur found success by a neck last week at Angers and this is a similar event. Argolis was previously beaten in a Deauville maiden and is interesting dropping into a claimer.
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INCITATUS was a good third in a conditions race last time out and is interesting in this sphere. Made To Lead ran second in a Saint-Cloud claimer and looks a top chance once again. Mr Slicker finished third in a handicap last time out. Dropping in class here and needs to be considered. Katdar is better than bare result in latest when only beaten 4L in a big field handicap.
CAPLA GILDA won by a neck in a handicap last time out, interestingly competing here in a conditions race and is a top chance. On The Sea secured a handicap victory at Chantilly in his latest outing. He’s intriguing and not to be ruled out. Xenophanes and Noordhout have been out of form but could sneak into the placings.
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