Most of these would have been more at home in a seller but Hail Tiberius left previous form behind when scoring at Chepstow on Tuesday and has every chance of following up under a penalty. ULLSWATER may be a cut above these, however, and can defy top weight. It was a much better race at Stratford in July when he only found Strongly Suggested too good. Wom is 4lb higher than when second over course and distance last month but did finish ahead of Royal Trooper. Inside Knowledge won here in June but is still 4lb higher.
Ullswater (IRE) 9-4 (11-7) Led, headed when jumped right 4th, not fluent 6th, no impression on winner before last, stayed on same pace, 2nd of 7, 4 1/2l behind Strongly Suggested (11-10) at Stratford 2m 3f nov hcp hdl 0-105 (4) gf in Jul.
Wom 10-1 (11-2) Held up in rear, headway approaching 6th, every chance 2 out, kept on same pace flat, 2nd of 9, 2l behind Pollystone (11-4) at Uttoxeter 2m hcp hdl 0-100 (5) gd in Sep.
Royal Trooper (IRE) 11-8fav (11-8) Held up on outside, mistake 2nd, headway approaching 5th, led 2 out, mistake last, edged right and headed flat, no extra close home, 3rd of 9, 5l behind Pollystone (11-4) at Uttoxeter 2m hcp hdl 0-100 (5) gd in Sep.
Inside Knowledge (USA) 16-1 (11-5) Took keen hold, tracked leaders, went 2nd before 4th until 6th, weakened before 2 out, 3rd of 4, 14l behind Wake Your Dreams (11-12) at Market Rasen 2m 5f nh nov hdl (4) gd in Aug.
Tara Warrior (IRE) 33-1 (11-7) Prominent, pushed along before 4 out, weakened after 3 out, tailed off, 7th of 9, well behind Flicka Williams (11-12) at Bangor 2m 4f hcp hdl 0-100 (5) gd in Sep.
Poetic Power (IRE) 50-1 (10-3) Mid-division, took keen hold, headway before 3rd, ridden and lost place after 5th, fell last, in a race won by Taroum (10-8) at Huntingdon 2m hcp hdl 0-110 (4) gs in Aug, 12 ran.
Sonny Jim 50-1 (11-2) Tracked leaders, lost place 4th, mistake and weakened 6th, 11th of 13, well behind My Lord (11-6) at Uttoxeter 2m hcp hdl 0-100 (5) gf in Jul.
Hail Tiberius 5-1 (10-9) Held up in rear, took keen hold, headway 4 out, ridden to lead and edged left before last, ran on well, won at Chepstow 2m hcp hdl 0-100 (5) gd beating Clarion Call (11-7) by 2 1/2l, 11 ran.
Carhue Princess (IRE) 14-1 (11-2) Towards rear, struggling 4th, never dangerous, 8th of 12, 27l behind Anton Dolin (11-7) at Worcester 2m nov hcp hdl 0-100 (5) gd in Aug.
Whispering Harry 50-1 (10-8) Towards rear, some headway 3 out, weakened before 2 out, 5th of 9, well behind Sea Lord (10-12) at Southwell 2m nh nov hdl (4) gd in May.
Pagham Belle 33-1 (10-9) Led until before 4th, chased leader until 6th, ridden and weakened well before 2 out, 4th of 7, 22l behind Top Totti (11-5) at Newton Abbot 2m 3f mrs nov hdl (4) gf in Sep.
Naledi 16-1 (10-2) Held up towards rear, ridden approaching 3 out, stayed on from 2 out, never nearer, 4th of 12, 16l behind Sedgemoor Express (11-3) at Uttoxeter 2m nov hcp hdl 0-100 (5) gd in Sep.
Wheelavit (IRE) 50-1 (11-5) Pressed leader, lost place 3 out, weakened before next, 7th of 11, 37l behind Sugar Hiccup (10-10) at Newton Abbot 2m 3f hcp hdl 0-95 (5) gf in Aug.
Echo Dancer 16-1 (9-10) Mid-division, headway after 6th, led before 3 out, headed before 2 out, beaten when mistake last, 2nd of 12, 12l behind Sedgemoor Express (11-3) at Uttoxeter 2m nov hcp hdl 0-100 (5) gd in Sep.
Song of Pride (GER) 28-1 (10-11) Jumped right, bumped and pecked 1st, soon towards rear, well beaten after 6th, 12th of 15, 31l behind Don't Panic (11-2) at Uttoxeter 2m hcp hdl 0-100 (5) gd in Mar '12.