Lady Willa broke a blood vessel when last seen a month ago and there has to be some doubt about her while Jamesson has been beaten a long way on all recent starts. Goring Two blundered his way around Fontwell last time so a process of elimination leads us to EVELLA. She's won four races over fences and though pulled up at Lingfield last time will have found the trip too short.
Smooth Classic (IRE) 10-1 (10-10) Held up in rear, headway after 9th, mistake next, weakened 3 out, 4th of 9, well behind Seigneur Des Bois (10-9) at Ffos Las 2m 5f hcp chs 0-120 (4) hvy in Feb.
Evella (IRE) 7-1 (11-12) Led, headed and weakened rapidly after 8th, tailed off when pulled up before last, in a race won by Little Jimmy (10-2) at Lingfield 2m hcp chs 0-100 (5) hvy in Feb, 6 ran.
Flugzeug 8-1 (11-12) Held up, not fluent 1st, headway 7th, lost place next, ridden after next, well beaten before 3 out, tailed off, 8th of 9, well behind Solitary Palm (10-0) at Taunton 2m 7f nov hcp chs 0-95 (5) gf.
Goring Two (IRE) 11-1 (9-12) Led, blundered and headed 11th, soon lost place, behind when blundered and unseated rider 3 out, in a race won by Red Anchor (9-12) at Fontwell 2m 4f hcp chs 0-115 (4) gs, 9 ran.
Lady Willa (IRE) 5-1 (11-4) Led until 3rd, led 6th, headed 8th, weakened 4 out, tailed off, last of 5, well behind Join The Navy (11-4) at Fontwell 2m 2f hcp chs 0-95 (5) hvy in Mar.
Jamesson (IRE) 16-1 (11-7) Always towards rear, never involved, 5th of 13, 34l behind Superciliary (10-10) at Plumpton 2m 2f nov hcp hdl 0-95 (5) gd.
Romney Marsh 33-1 (10-8) Never reached beyond mid-division, weakened 4 out, tailed off when pulled up before last, in a race won by Minella Special (11-8) at Plumpton 2m 5f hcp hdl 0-120 (4) gd, 13 ran.
Curragh Dancer (FR) 10-1 (10-7) Mid-division, struggling after 6th, well held after, 6th of 9, 26l behind Lajidaal (11-4) at Fontwell 2m 2f hcp chs 0-95 (5) sft in Jun.