SEAS THE MOMENT ran well for third in a normal bumper on this surface here in December. A distance clear of the rest of the field, Chris Gordon's mare gets the nod. Double Dealites showed a bit of promise over 1m5f here at the same meeting, but both Ellin's Tower and Hortense Mancini look to have superior form in bumpers on the Turf. Prettyasapicture is out of a prolific mare and Choc Thornton's presence suggests she's preferred to stablemate and fellow newcomer Minx Of The Lamp.
Bus Named Desire Alflora mare out of Arctic Ring.
Crazy Train 33-1 (10-11) Held up in rear, ridden and struggling final 3f, 15th of 16, 36l behind Clondaw Banker (10-13) at Kempton 2m n h flat (4) std in Jan.
Ellin's Tower 11-1 (10-9) Held up mid-division, headway to go 3rd over 4f out, ridden over 2f out, weakened over 1f out, 4th of 10, 15l behind Side Step (11-0) at Doncaster 2m mrs N H flat (6) sft in Jan.
Hortense Mancini 13-2 (10-7) Held up behind in touch, driven to chase leaders over 3f out, kept on same pace final 2f, no impression, 4th of 9, 16l behind The Govaness (10-7) at Towcester 2m NH flat (6) gd in Apr.
Minx Of The Lamp Fair Mix mare out of Lamp's Return.
Pomegranate Proclamation mare out of Granita.
Prettyasapicture King's Theatre mare out of Fortune's Girl.
Seas The Moment (IRE) 8-1 (10-11) Led, headed over 13f out, pressed leader until led again over 5f out, ridden and headed over 1f out, soon outpaced by winner, lost 2nd inside final furlong, 3rd of 5, 9l behind Mm Dazzler (11-4) at Lingfield 2m n h flat (6) std in Dec.
Double Dealites 25-1 (10-5) Tracked leaders on outside, driven and outpaced over 2f out, plugged on, no chance with front pair, 4th of 6, 9l behind Uncle Muf (11-5) at Lingfield 1m 5f 3yo NH flat (AWT) (6) std in Dec.