NAVAJO CHARM won a seller at Goodwood by six lengths last month beating higher-rated rivals than she faces here and looks the one to beat on that form, despite a penalty. Mayan Flight keeps threatening to get his head back in front without actually doing so and should be thereabouts while Phase Shift has claims on her latest third at Yarmouth. Chez Vrony has been placed over shorter trips of late and may also figure along with Thecornishcowboy.
Chez Vrony 10-1 (8-12) Outpaced, ridden 4f out, headway and switched right 2f out, stayed on to go 3rd post, nearest finish, 3rd of 12, 6l behind Decimate (9-6) at Southwell 7f hcp (6) fbs in Aug.
Mayan Flight (IRE) 11-2 (9-0) Held up towards rear, headway on inside 2f out, ridden to chase leader 1f out, kept on one pace, 3rd of 10, 1 3/4l behind The Wonga Coup (8-4) at Lingfield 1m 2f hcp (6) gf in Aug.
Miss Boops (IRE) 50-1 (9-0) Held up mid-division, lost place over 6f out, tailed off, last of 9, 46l behind My Mate Jake (9-6) at Kempton 1m 2f hcp 0-70 (5) pol in Aug.
Phase Shift 7-2fav (8-9) Mid-division, pushed along over 3f out, headway over 2f out, no impression final furlong, 3rd of 9, 3 1/2l behind Highlife Dancer (9-3) at Yarmouth 1m 2f app hcp 0-60 (6) gs in Aug.
Super Smile (IRE) 40-1 (8-2) Pulled hard in touch, lost place over 3f out, last of 12, well behind Dr Finley (9-4) at Thirsk 2m hcp 0-65 (6) gf in Aug.
Navajo Charm 20-1 (8-7) Held up, took keen hold, headway over 8f out, led over 2f out, edged right thereafter, clear 1f out, stayed on, won at Goodwood 1m 3f 3yo sll (4) gs in Aug beating Priestley's Reward (9-3) by 6l, 7 ran.
Lyrical Gangster (IRE) 18-1 (9-3) Held up towards rear, ridden over 3f out, weakened 2f out, 9th of 12, 29l behind Flashman (8-13) at Redcar 1m 6f 3yo mdn hcp 0-65 (6) gf in Jun.
Maccabees 14-1 (8-9) Raced keenly, headway into mid-division on outside halfway, ridden 3f out, soon beaten, 7th of 11, 18l behind Attraction Ticket (8-13) at Lingfield 1m 4f hcp 0-60 (6) pol in Aug.
Onertother 7-1 (9-1) Chased leader, led over 3f out, headed well over 1f out, weakened inside final furlong, 5th of 11, 13l behind Melodrama (9-7) at Kempton 1m 4f hcp 0-60 (6) pol in Aug.
Thecornishcowboy 4-1fav (9-0) Held up mid-division, ridden over 1f out, one pace, 6th of 12, 5l behind Scarlett Fever (8-11) at Brighton 1m 2f 3yo hcp 0-60 (6) gf in Aug.