It was soft ground when Our Channel went close at Brighton last time. It remains to be seen if he can repeat that under today's different conditions and the filly RAWOOF gets another chance instead. She finished clear of the third when runner-up over a mile at Doncaster and this stiff 7f will suit. Blazers Rock is another dropped in trip after a promising debut at Haydock and he looks best of the remainder who all have some catching to do if they're to keep tabs on the principals
Blazers Rock (IRE) 50-1 (9-0) Mid-division, ridden over 3f out, kept on inside final furlong, 5th of 12, 3 1/2l behind Gold Trail (9-5) at Haydock 1m 2yo mdn (5) gf.
Filament Of Gold (USA) 12-1 (9-5) Close up, ridden and every chance over 1f out, weakened entering final furlong, 7th of 8, 8l behind Juan Alonso (9-5) at Brighton 7f 2yo mdn (5) sft.
Native Falls (IRE) 4-1 (9-5) Awkward leaving stalls, took keen hold and soon chasing leaders, pushed along halfway, soon outpaced, eased when no chance final furlong, last of 4, 15l behind Money Team (9-5) at Musselburgh 5f 2yo mdn (4) gf in May.
Our Channel (USA) 5-2 (9-5) Close up, effort to press winner over 1f out, ridden and ran on, 2nd of 8, 1/2l behind Juan Alonso (9-5) at Brighton 7f 2yo mdn (5) sft.
Victory Danz (IRE) 25-1 (9-5) Held up, ridden over 2f out, never on terms, 7th of 9, 9l behind Kenny The Captain (9-5) at Newcastle 6f 2yo mdn (5) gs.
Modify 20-1 (9-0) Chased leaders over 4f, 6th of 13, 9l behind Inyordreams (9-0) at Thirsk 6f 2yo mdn (4) gd in Aug.
Rawoof (IRE) 5-2fav (9-0) Tracked leaders, chased winner over 2f out, every chance inside final furlong, held towards finish, 2nd of 7, 3/4l behind Mutatis Mutandis (9-0) at Doncaster 1m 2yo stks (5) gf in Aug.