AMORALIST will have come on for his debut at Sandown last month. He wasn't beaten far and normal improvement should see him go close in this easier grade. Foster's Road was upped in class at Newbury last time and better is expected in this company, while Gabrial's Gift also looks capable of further progress. Beanstalk cost 47,000gns and is a half-brother to a juvenile winner and Renegotiate has a couple of winning relatives, but Roger Charlton has his two-year-olds in fine form now so Ali Hope could prove best of the newcomers.
Ali Hope (IRE) Three Valleys gelding out of Alexander Duchess.
Amoralist 25-1 (9-3) Slowly into stride, held up off the pace in 6th, steady headway on outside 2f out, stayed on inside final furlong, almost snatched 3rd, 4th of 9, 4 1/2l behind Martin Chuzzlewit (9-3) at Sandown 1m 2yo mdn (5) gs.
Beanstalk (IRE) Titus Livius colt out of Justice System.
Cato Minor 50-1 (9-3) Mid-division, reminders over 3f out, soon lost place, 10th of 11, 23l behind Tamarrud (9-3) at Lingfield 1m 2yo mdn stks (5) pol.
Flight Connection 100-1 (9-3) Raced centre, held up, weakened 2f out, 12th of 20, 21l behind Entifaadha (9-3) at Newmarket 7f 2yo mdn (4) gd in Jul.
Foster's Road 25-1 (9-0) Held up in rear, pushed along 3f out, soon outpaced and struggling, 6th of 7, 23l behind Fencing (9-0) at Newbury 7f Listed stks 2yo (1) gd.
Fresteem 100-1 (9-3) Took keen hold, always towards rear, struggling halfway, last of 9, 14l behind Illaunglass (8-12) at Lingfield 6f 2yo mdn auc stks (6) pol in Jun.
Gabrial's Gift (IRE) 50-1 (9-3) Held up mid-division and keen, ridden and headway over 1f out, one pace inside final furlong, 6th of 11, 4 1/2l behind Stipulate (9-3) at Leicester 7f 2yo mdn (5) gf.
Jack Of Diamonds (IRE) Red Clubs colt out of Sakkara Star.
Renegotiate Trade Fair colt out of L'extra Honor.
Shark In The Sea 25-1 (9-2) Chased leaders on outside, ridden and hung right approaching final 2f, soon weakened, 13th of 14, 28l behind Goodwood Atlantis (9-2) at Salisbury 7f 2yo mdn aut (5) gf.
The Mighty Lohan (IRE) 150-1 (9-3) Raced centre, tracked leader, ridden 3f out, weakened over 1f out, 13th of 20, 23l behind Entifaadha (9-3) at Newmarket 7f 2yo mdn (4) gd in Jul.
Young Prince (IRE) 22-1 (9-0) Held up in touch in rear, ridden and weakened over 1f out, last of 7, 17l behind Zumbi (9-0) at Ascot 6f 2yo mdn (2) gd in Jul.
Cool Light 33-1 (8-7) Towards rear and pushed along, headway over 1f out, no impression, 8th of 12, 11l behind Red Alpha (9-3) at Warwick 7f 2yo mdn aut (5) gd in Jul.