Call It On hasn't been disgraced in either start over fences while connections finally seem to have worked out On Gossamer Wings' best trip, though he was well beaten off this mark at Catterick last time. Ballymacduff hasn't built on early promise while Sergeant Pink also looks one to be wary of at present so we'll stick with the much-improved RED TANBER, who has been raised a further pound since Oscar Hill brought his winning streak to an end over C&D last month but clearly likes it here and should give supporters another run for their money.
Call It On (IRE) 7-2 (11-8) Took keen hold, chased leader until normal 4 out, no extra in 4th from next, went modest 3rd again flat, 3rd of 6, 7l behind Share Option (10-10) at Leicester 2m nov hcp chs 0-115 (4) gd in Jan.
Red Tanber (IRE) 4-1 (11-5) Held up towards rear, hampered 9th, headway from 5 out, ridden before 4 out, chased winner from 2 out, one pace and no impression, 2nd of 8, 14l behind Oscar Hill (11-6) at Musselburgh 2m 4f hcp ch 0-110 (4) gd in Jan.
Sergeant Pink (IRE) 50-1 (11-9) Tracked leader, soon in 3rd, left chasing winner from 9th until 5 out, weakened 2 out, 4th of 8, 36l behind Oscar Hill (11-6) at Musselburgh 2m 4f hcp ch 0-110 (4) gd in Jan.
Ballymacduff (IRE) 7-2 (11-10) Led, blundered 9th and headed, lost place and in rear from 5 out, last of 4, 20l behind Red Tanber (11-3) at Musselburgh 2m 4f hcp ch 0-110 (4) gd in Jan.
On Gossamer Wings (IRE) 15-8fav (11-3) Close up, led 4out, headed approaching last, one pace, 2nd of 8, 8l behind Doberdan (10-11) at Catterick 2m 3f hcp 0-100 (5) sft in Dec.
Sam Patch 40-1 (11-5) Held up towards rear, reminder after 7th, pecked and unseated rider next, in a race won by Sycho Fred (10-3) at Sedgefield 2m 4f hcp chs 0-95 (5) gs in Dec, 13 ran.