TALAP could progress from recent French debut run and prove the answer. Telemaque returned from a long break with a close second. Also features prominently on the shortlist. Juliusjuliusson was unplaced on comeback where better is expected in this race to be next on the list. Ernan Cortes was narrowly beaten last time and holds place chances.
CARLTON CHOICE finished well beaten last start at Deauville though does have good previous form. Set to be the answer in this contest. Skalleto was an easy winner in latest. Commands plenty of respect. Larno is usually a front runner. Managed fourth at Deauville recently and is another on the shortlist. The Chosen One drops in class so could have place claims.
GELLHORN looks progressive after good debut start. May prove the answer. Ceinture Noire is consistent and improving. Commands plenty of respect. Mille Fois Merci has a recent seventh which suggests better might be forthcoming. Place chance. Orpanama Davis maintains moderate form though that could be enough for a placing.
JEUX DE PRESTIGE boasts a close up fourth at Vichy which might be good enough form. May prove the answer. Bleusky won nicely at Vichy. Commands plenty of respect. Rio Del Jack is yet to win however is consistent at securing a placing. Each way chance again. Moving On was recently a decent second. Place prospect.
HIGH DREAM maintains a good level of form winning at Deauville last time. May prove the answer. Chasselay delivered a recent outing which could improve fitness. Commands respect. Heir To A Throne recorded latest third. Each way hope. Electron Libre is a consistent gelding who would be in the picture if recapturing old form. Ego Dancer rates as an improver with a place chance.
ALCAMA DOLOISE recorded a fine Longchamp win last start. Big chance. Riquet performs at a consistent level. Can be relied upon here to go close. Bowling Green returned from a break with a reasonable run. Placing is possible. My Lovely One recorded a runner up spot recently at Longchamp. Each way chance.
SHAMSABAD has been beaten narrowly twice lately. Can gain compensation here and is entitled to come out on top this time. Gourel was a recent winner at Dieppe. Repeat of that form would give chances in this contest. Kourkar managed a fair fifth last time. Placing is possible. Wetrov came with a late flourish to finish second in latest. Each way chance.
SIR GEORGE recently returned from a break so could be fitter. Marginally preferred. Miss Springsteen has a latest sixth and with improved fitness is high in the calculations. Smart Cookie was a decent third after racing prominently last start and is a place chance. Saam is consistent and an each way contender in this contest.
UCHRONIQUE just won over 3000m at Vichy and is every chance on that form. Imago Jasius could be fitter for recent return run. Another to consider. Blocking Bet drops down in class and is a place prospect. Tres Solid is a veteran who just might grab a minor slot.
SICAIRE was runner up last outing at Vichy. Comes with best form in this contest and is a big chance. Dandy River finished second at Marseille. This five time winner is high in the calculations. Bonnet Breton produced a close third in May. Often makes the frame without winning. Place looks possible. Anotherfortheroad is consistent. Each way chance.
- 10:40 – Talap
- 11:10 – Carlton Choice
- 11:40 – Gellhorn
- 12:10 – Jeux de Prestige
- 12:50 – High Dream
- 13:25 – Alcama Doloise
- 14:00 – Shamsabad
- 14:35 – Sir George
- 15:10 – Uchronique
- 15:45 – Sicaire