The four with experience are the ones to concentrate on and any one of them could win.
Dream Chaser’s Lingfield form was given a boost when the wide-margin winner ran well at Royal Ascot, but progeny of Lethal Force do well when switched from Tapeta to Polytrack and MITROSONFIRE could be the way to go.
Gallardise could well be a cut above these rivals on her debut for a yard that has done so well with two-year-olds on the all-weather and she needs a close look in the betting.
Baby Sham nearly snatched a 6-furlong race at Chelmsford on Wednesday and should improve for the extra furlong but the same applies to ALPINE SPRINGS, who was not far behind a subsequent winner at Newcastle despite showing signs of greenness and it seems reasonable to expect her to come on a good deal for the run.
Mick Appleby’s Feel Good Factor holds obvious claims along with Annie Quickstep, but this can go to handicap debutant LE REVEUR.
Since 2015, Sir Mark Prescott has a 16 from 57 record with all-weather handicappers in first-time cheekpieces, including form figures of 1137221 at this venue.
The most interesting contenders are In The Red and THE GAME OF LIFE who both justifed support when cashing in on much-reduced marks over 7 furlongs on Polytrack last time. The former battled well when making all over C&D in March and is respected back from a break but preference is for The Game Of Life.
He was strong at the finish when scoring at Chelmsford on Wednesday and should get a decent pace to aim at again under a penalty here. Others who could be in the mix are Treble Clef and Mrs Benson.
A few of these have the potential to progress beyond their current marks, including the expensive Desert Peace, whose debut win here last autumn was given a timely boost by the clear runner-up last weekend.
Similarly, the well-related ROVANIEMI can only look fairly treated on either of last season’s efforts and he gets the nod.
This doesn’t look as deep as the previous division. Mon Choix may well have justified favouritism on his comeback a fortnight ago had he been more amenable in the early stages and a 3lb rise could be manageable with improvement left.
However, COGNAC (nap)’s last-time-out second to Breathalyze was given a nice boost by the winner coming away with one other on his Newbury return last weekend and this brother to a few useful winners should have more to offer this season.
The impeccably bred ALMIGHWAR finished well held in one start on soft ground last backend but was always going to be one for middle distances on a decent surface this time round and he gets the nod.
Coltrane and Pagaille are perhaps the most interesting newcomers.
Hat-trick-seeker Palavecino goes without the usual hood and is passed over in favour of JERSEY WONDER, who would have needed his comeback run when down the field at Newmarket. Emirates Knight and City Tour head the list of dangers.
Four-year-old VIBRANCE came up short in her bid for a C&D four-timer in February, but she still looks feasibly treated on her best form and could resume her progress back from a break. She gets the vote ahead of Orin Swift, who has a striking record when fresh and ended last season with a good second off the same mark at York.
Another to consider is Casa Comigo, who shaped as though he needed his recent reappearance run and could have a big part to play with Silvestre De Sousa booked back at the scene of his last win.
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