Henry Daly's stable is in terrific form so we're inclined to take a chance here on his NIGHTLINE, who is by prolific NH sire Midnight Legend out of a winning pointer and should be well up to this test. Coyaba and Princess Tara are other newcomers to note but the biggest danger is likely to be Leviche, who has the benefit of previous experience having started favourite when fourth at Exeter last month.
Alfa Red 25-1 (10-2) Took ken hold tracking leader, lost 2nd 5f out, chased leaders, pushed along 4f out, weakened over 2f out, 9th of 11, 40l behind Modus (10-12) at Exeter 1m 5f n h flat 3yo (6) gs in Oct.
Coyaba Midnight Legend gelding out of Peel Me A Grape.
Leviche 9-4fav (10-12) Held up in touch, headway over 3f out, plugged on final 2f, went 4th post, 4th of 11, 10l behind Modus (10-12) at Exeter 1m 5f n h flat 3yo (6) gs in Oct.
Nightline Midnight Legend gelding out of Whichway Girl.
Spin The Beat Beat All gelding out of Little Red Spider.
Princess Tara (IRE) Kayf Tara filly out of Oscars Vision.