ENNOBLED FRIEND was only beaten a head on his racecourse debut over track and trip. He looks up to landing this with normal progress and can confirm superiority with Speedy Writer. The latter has since finished behind third-placed Proximate at Windsor but Hanzada's earlier efforts in maiden company leave her looking a bigger threat. Deglet Noor, Pomodoro and Busatto are all newcomers worthy of a second glance.
Busatto (USA) Bernardini colt out of Lyphard's Delta.
Byron Again Byron gelding out of Kiss Me Again.
Ennobled Friend (USA) 11-4 (9-5) Chased leaders, headway over 2f out, ridden and pressed winner inside final furlong, kept on and held near finish, 2nd of 14, hd behind Don't Stare (9-5) at Kempton 1m mdn stks (5) pol in Aug.
Millies Quest 66-1 (8-13) Dwelt close up, ridden 2f out, weakened final furlong, last of 7, 4 1/2l behind Joe Sugden (9-11) at Newmarket 1m mdn stks (5) gd in Aug.
Pomodoro Pivotal gelding out of Foodbroker Fancy.
Proximate 5-1 (9-5) Held up towards rear, headway over 3f out, driven along in 4th well over 1f out, stayed on to 3rd towards finish, 3rd of 12, 6l behind Talented Kid (9-11) at Windsor 1m 3yo & 4yo mdn (5) gf in Aug.
Smart Eighteen 9-2 (9-5) Behind, headway over 2f out, chased leaders over 1f out, kept on same pace final furlong, 4th of 9, 2 1/4l behind Sherzam (9-0) at Newcastle 7f 3yo & 4yo mdn (5) gf in Aug.
Speedy Writer 8-1 (9-0) Chased leader until 3f out, chased leading trio, went 3rd again over 1f out, no impression, lost 3rd towards finish, 4th of 12, 6l behind Talented Kid (9-11) at Windsor 1m 3yo & 4yo mdn (5) gf in Aug.
Up Tipp 100-1 (9-5) Always in rear, 11th of 12, 28l behind Thouwra (9-5) at Nottingham 1m 3yo mdn (5) gs in Aug.
Vol Freak 100-1 (9-5) Mid-division, pushed along and weakened over 1f out, 12th of 14, 16l behind Don't Stare (9-5) at Kempton 1m mdn stks (5) pol in Aug.
Deglet Noor New Approach filly out of Almoutezah.
Hanzada (USA) 3-1 (9-0) Tracked leader, ridden and every chance over 1f out, weakened final furlong, 8th of 11, 11l behind Integral (9-0) at Goodwood 1m 3yo fll stks (5) gd in May.
Mignonne 100-1 (8-3) Slowly away, behind most of way, tailed off, 7th of 11, 26l behind Astonishing (8-8) at Kempton 1m 4f mdn stks (5) pol in Jul.