Several of these have already shown plenty of potential, though Always Ends Well rather blotted her copybook when behind Pius Parker at Brighton after finishing ahead of subsequent scorer Pyman's Theory in the Pontefract maiden won by Ebony Clarets. Crowning Star was third in the Brocklesby at Doncaster while Shere Khan should improve on his debut run but we are giving another chance to SEA ODYSSEY, who was hampered at the start at Chester last time having come up against a couple of speedy juveniles on his debut at Windsor.
Arnold Lane (IRE) Footstepsinthesand colt out of Capriole.
Crowning Star (IRE) 12-1 (8-11) Slowly into stride, behind, switched left to outside 3f out, ridden and headway over 1f out, soon chased leading pair, kept on under pressure inside final furlong, 3rd of 12, 2l behind He's So Cool (8-8) at Doncaster 5f 2yo stks (4) gd in Apr.
Pius Parker (IRE) 14-1 (9-3) Raced in 4th, pushed along 3f out, headway 2f out, ridden and switched left over 1f out, every chance inside final furlong, unable to quicken, 3rd of 5, 1l behind Red Hearts (8-7) at Brighton 5f 2yo mdn (5) gf in Apr.
Red Aggressor (IRE) 20-1 (9-3) Tracked winner, ridden halfway, weakened over 1f out, last of 8, 19l behind Commissar (9-3) at Newmarket 5f 2yo mdn (3) gf.
Sabusa (IRE) 7-1 (9-3) Went right start, tracked leaders, ridden halfway, chased winner briefly 1f out, kept on one pace, 3rd of 9, 5l behind Sweet Chilli (8-12) at Pontefract 5f 2yo mdn (4) gf in Apr.
Sea Odyssey (IRE) 5-2fav (9-3) Chased leaders, ridden and every chance over 1f out, stayed on, 2nd of 11, 2 1/2l behind Gabrial (9-3) at Chester 5f 2yo mdn (3) gf.
Shere Khan 8-13fav (9-0) Slowly away, behind, switched right and headway on outside 2f out, green over 1f out, pushed along and stayed on inside final furlong, took 3rd close home, 3rd of 6, 3 1/2l behind Steady The Buffs (8-3) at Brighton 5f 2yo mdn aut (5) gf.
Alabanda (IRE) Camacho filly out of Alinda.
Always Ends Well (IRE) Evensfav (8-12) Led, edged right 2f out, headed entering final furlong, no extra close home, 4th of 5, 2l behind Red Hearts (8-7) at Brighton 5f 2yo mdn (5) gf in Apr.