YOU'RE THE BOSS finished third in a blanket finish at Newmarket on his reappearance. A mark of 82 should be good enough to win an ordinary maiden and he looks the one to beat in this. Lady Margaeux disappointed on her final start of last season but had shown promise when placed earlier in the year while Midnight Warrior and Chevalgris are others to consider on the best of last year's form. Off Art finished strongly having missed the break on her debut at Ripon though that was nearly a year ago now.
Chevalgris 4-1 (9-3) Pushed along and outpaced towards rear, headway over 1f out, stayed on well inside final furlong, nearest at finish, 3rd of 10, 2 1/2l behind Cinderslipper (8-12) at Redcar 7f 2yo mdn (5) hvy in Nov.
Midnight Warrior 8-1 (9-3) Held up mid-division, ridden and headway over 1f out, kept on same pace, 5th of 11, 3 1/2l behind Unknown Villain (9-3) at Wolverhampton 7f 2yo mdn stks (5) pol in Oct.
Off Art 11-1 (9-3) Started very slowly, behind, headway halfway, chased leaders over 1f out, stayed on well, 5th of 9, 4l behind Hillbilly Boy (8-10) at Ripon 6f 2yo mdn (5) gs in May '12.
The Troyster Indesatchel gelding out of Spindara.
You're The Boss 7-1 (9-0) Tracked leading pair, effort and switched right 1f out, ridden and ran on, 3rd of 10, 3/4l behind Music Master (9-0) at Newmarket 7f 3yo mdn (4) gd in Apr.
Absolute Diamond Monsieur Bond filly out of Tibesti.
Au Renoir 14-1 (8-5) In rear, pushed along over 3f out, soon lost touch, 5th of 7, 31l behind Iridescence (8-5) at Wolverhampton 1m 1f mdn fll (5) pol in Jan.
Erica Starprincess 200-1 (9-0) Always behind, eased over 2f out, 14th of 15, 43l behind Silkelly (9-0) at Thirsk 6f 2yo stks (5) gs in Sep.
Lady Margaeux (IRE) 6-5fav (8-12) Tracked leaders in 3rd, pushed along over 2f out, wandered over 1f out, soon weakened, 5th of 6, 7l behind Polar Chief (9-3) at Musselburgh 7f 2yo mdn (5) sft in Jul.
Silver Forest (IRE) 50-1 (8-8) Tracked leaders, ridden over 2f out, soon beaten, 6th of 7, 13l behind Enzaal (8-13) at Wolverhampton 1m 1f mdn auc stks (6) pol in Apr.