Bertha Burnett is racing from out of the handicap and while Strictly Glitz was only beaten a neck at Beverley last month, she's 2lb higher here and her stable is going through a quiet spell at the moment. Soft ground has to be a concern for Eddiemaurice, who is also high enough in the weights now, But Arrowzone won on good to soft at Redcar in April and has been dropped a pound since his latest third at Carlisle. SHERIFF OF NAWTON hasn't raced since failing to land a hat-trick at Redcar in May but has winning form on soft going and can make a successful return for an in-form stable.
Arrowzone 3-1 (9-5) Held up, headway to track leaders over 2f out, ridden and kept on same pace, 3rd of 6, 8l behind Arabian Comet (9-5) at Carlisle 1m 3yo hcp 0-80 (4) gd in Jun.
Eddiemaurice (IRE) 4-1 (9-10) In rear, headway and raced stand side from 3f out, went 4th over 1f out, kept on, 4th of 9, 10l behind Green Zone (8-11) at Pontefract 1m 3yo hcp 0-70 (5) sft in Jul.
Sheriff Of Nawton (IRE) 4-6fav (9-5) Took keen hold tracking leading pair, ridden and went 2nd over 1f out, one pace and no chance with winner, 2nd of 5, 3 1/2l behind Golden Spear (9-3) at Redcar 1m 3yo hcp 0-75 (5) gf in May.
Ahoy There (IRE) 8-1 (8-1) Led stand side until 6f out, ridden over 2f out, weakened over 1f out, last of 10, 28l behind Hartnell (9-7) at Doncaster 1m 2yo hcp 0-95 (3) sft in Oct.
Strictly Glitz (IRE) 25-1 (8-10) Reared start and slowly away, soon switched right progress to mid-division over 5f out, ridden and headway 2f out, ran on, not reach winner, 2nd of 13, nk behind Heska (9-7) at Beverley 7f 3yo hcp 0-65 (6) gd in Jul.
Uplifted (IRE) 8-1 (8-9) Led, ridden over 2f out, headed and no extra inside final furlong, 6th of 7, 2 1/2l behind Porthos Du Vallon (9-6) at Ayr 1m 3yo hcp 0-70 (5) gd in Jul.
Bertha Burnett (IRE) 6-1 (8-1) Set steady pace, quickened pace 3f out and soon 3 lengths clear, ridden 2f out, headed final strides, 2nd of 7, 1/2l behind Syros (9-6) at Thirsk 1m 3yo hcp 0-70 (5) gf.