COMPTON HEIGHTS is still looking for his first win but finished runner-up over track and trip last time and today could be his day. Stoneacre Oskar won his maiden at this track at 80/1 and was promptly raised 22lb. Not surprisingly, he's been well beaten since. Niceonemyson recorded his only win to date over the minimum trip at Beverley while Saxonette, Rock Canyon and Lord Buffhead were all engaged to run in the same sprint here yesterday.
Stoneacre Oskar 14-1 (8-8) Slowly into stride, behind, never on terms, 8th of 11, 12l behind Malaysian Boleh (9-6) at Wolverhampton 7f hcp (0-65) (6) pol.
Compton Heights 16-1 (10-6) Mid-division, ridden and headway over 1f out, stayed on inside final furlong, 2nd of 9, 1 1/2l behind Lothair (10-7) at Hamilton 6f am hcp 0-65 (6) gf.
Hills Of Dakota 16-1 (9-13) Behind, ridden over 2f out, never a factor, 7th of 8, 8l behind Captain Baldwin (8-10) at Ayr 1m app hcp (6) gd in Aug.
Niceonemyson 7-1 (9-3) In touch, weakened over 1f out, last of 13, 9l behind Lord Buffhead (8-12) at Catterick 5f hcp 0-65 (6) gd in Aug.
Lord Buffhead 9-1 (8-13) Slowly into stride, outpaced in rear and early reminders, headway near side over 1f out, kept on inside final furlong, no threat, 5th of 12, 2 3/4l behind Planetex (9-4) at Newcastle 5f hcp 0-65 (6) gs.
Saxonette 22-1 (8-7) Towards rear far side group, ridden over 1f out and switched, kept on to chase far side leader, no impression with stands side group, 12th of 20, 7l behind Boris Grigoriev (9-4) at Ayr 5f hcp 0-70 (5) sft.
Mysterious Wonder 6-1 (8-10) In touch, ridden 2f out, kept on same pace, 6th of 15, 4 1/2l behind Lothair (10-0) at Newcastle 6f hcp 0-55 (6) gs.
Rock Canyon (IRE) 11-1 (8-5) Mid-division, headway over 1f out, weakened entering final furlong, 9th of 10, 9l behind Opt Out (9-2) at Musselburgh 5f hcp 0-70 (5) gd.
Carrie's Magic 6-1 (10-3) Awkwardly away, soon in touch, ridden and one pace inside final 2f, weakened inside final furlong, 9th of 10, 12l behind Lothair (10-4) at Carlisle 6f am hcp 0-65 (6) gf in Aug.
Spread Boy (IRE) 28-1 (9-7) In touch, ridden over 2f out, kept on one pace, 6th of 9, 5l behind Lothair (10-7) at Hamilton 6f am hcp 0-65 (6) gf.
Gambino (IRE) 11-2 (8-6) Slowly into stride, soon in mid-division, headway over 2f out, pushed wide on home turn, ridden and chased leaders over 1f out, stayed on inside final furlong, went 3rd towards finish, 3rd of 11, 2 3/4l behind Gaelic Wizard (8-10) at Wolverhampton 6f hcp 0-60 (6) pol.
Schoolboy Champ 25-1 (8-3) In touch, pushed along halfway, soon lost place, 10th of 11, 11l behind The Great Gabrial (9-5) at Chepstow 7f hcp 0-65 (6) gs.
Don't Tell 33-1 (8-3) Tracked winner until 3f out, soon ridden, weakened over 1f out, 5th of 6, 16l behind Relight My Fire (9-13) at Beverley 7f 3yo hcp 0-65 (6) gf in Jul.