WEBBOW finished just ahead of Roninski when runner-up over C&D three weeks ago. He can confirm running and go one better now back to something like his best. Kingscroft was further behind in the above race and has since found Rakaan, who runs in the 5.30, too good at Wolverhampton so Poetic Dancer makes more appeal. She finished ahead of both Axiom and Chapter And Verse when fifth in better company last time while Corporal Maddox has the beating of Bajan Tryst on their latest running at Lingfield.
Bajan Tryst (USA) 9-2 (9-7) Held up towards rear, driven over 2f out, ridden over 1f out, kept on under pressure final furlong, never troubled leaders, 6th of 9, 2 3/4l behind Swiss Cross (9-6) at Lingfield 6f hcp 0-95 (3) pol.
Webbow (IRE) 16-1 (9-5) Tracked leaders, led inside final 2f, soon ridden, kept on until headed and no extra final 100 yards, 2nd of 12, 1 1/2l behind Diescentric (8-13) at Kempton 7f hcp 0-95 (3) pol in Nov.
Valencha 20-1 (8-11) Slowly into stride, held up in rear, headway over 2f out, no extra final 100 yards, 6th of 13, 5l behind Pearl Mix (9-0) at Kempton 1m Listed stks (1) pol in Nov.
Kingscroft (IRE) 7-2 (9-1) Tracked leader, ridden to lead 1f out, edged right and headed inside final furlong, stayed on, 3rd of 7, hd behind Rakaan (8-11) at Wolverhampton 1m 1f hcp 0-95 (3) pol in Nov.
Thunderball 6-1 (9-3) Chased leaders on inside, ridden over 1f out, no impression final furlong, 6th of 11, 7l behind York Glory (9-4) at Lingfield 6f hcp 0-95 (3) pol in Nov.
Axiom 15-2 (8-10) Held up, ridden and headway entering final furlong, no impression towards finish, 6th of 12, 2 1/2l behind Solar Deity (8-8) at Lingfield 1m hcp 0-100 (2) pol in Nov.
Roninski (IRE) 8-1 (8-13) Went left start, raced keenly in mid-division on outside, driven over 2f out, headway over 1f out, ridden and stayed on to chase leading pair inside final furlong, no impression, 3rd of 12, 1 3/4l behind Diescentric (8-13) at Kempton 7f hcp 0-95 (3) pol in Nov.
Seek The Fair Land 25-1 (9-1) Mid-division on outside, outpaced over 2f out, never on terms, weakened final furlong, 10th of 11, 9l behind York Glory (9-4) at Lingfield 6f hcp 0-95 (3) pol in Nov.
Outpost (IRE) 12-1 (8-8) Slowly into stride, soon pushed along to lead, headed over 1f out, soon weakened, 6th of 7, 7l behind Whaileyy (9-4) at Kempton 6f hcp 0-100 (2) pol in Nov.
Poetic Dancer 9-1 (8-6) Tracked leaders, led over 2f out, ridden and headed narrowly over 1f out, every chance until no extra towards finish, 5th of 12, 2l behind Solar Deity (8-8) at Lingfield 1m hcp 0-100 (2) pol in Nov.
Corporal Maddox 6-1 (8-12) Mid-division, effort to chase leaders 2f out, soon ridden, stayed on inside final furlong to take 3rd near finish, no impression, 3rd of 9, 1 1/4l behind Swiss Cross (9-6) at Lingfield 6f hcp 0-95 (3) pol.
Chapter And Verse (IRE) 10-1 (8-7) Dwelt towards rear, ridden 2f out, stayed on final furlong, not trouble leaders, 8th of 12, 3 1/2l behind Solar Deity (8-8) at Lingfield 1m hcp 0-100 (2) pol in Nov.