Foresters Folly was second over C&D two weeks ago but he appears to have two ways of running and a few in this are less exposed. Ron won a bumper at Doncaster in March while The Jugopolist was sent off favourite for a NH Flat race on his reappearance at Hereford last month, though was a little disappointing. Benefit Of Youth was comfortably brushed aside on his hurdling debut at Perth but should improve for the experience but
Benefit Of Youth (IRE) 10-3 (10-12) Not always fluent and inclinded to go left, led, ridden 2 out, headed when mistake last, no impression flat, 2nd of 4, 8l behind Mulligan's Man (11-2) at Perth 2m 4f nh nov hdl (4) gd in Sep.
Forresters Folly 8-1 (11-0) Mid-division, took keen hold, headway approaching 6th, led 2 out, headed and unable to quicken flat, 2nd of 11, 2 1/4l behind Dursey Sound (10-13) at Uttoxeter 2m 4f mdn hdl (5) gd in Sep.
Montefeltro 14-1 (9-3) Chased leaders, outpaced and green 3f out, stayed on again from over 1f out, went 2nd inside final furlong, kept on, no chance with winner, 2nd of 15, 2 1/4l behind Eshtibaak (9-3) at Nottingham 1m 2f 3yo mdn (5) gd in Oct '11 (flat).
Newton Thistle 66-1 (11-3) Held up in rear, not clear run when closing 5f out, not clear run over 2f out, one pace over 1f out, 5th of 10, 8l behind Venceremos (10-5) at Towcester 2m NH flat (6) gd in Mar.
Ron 7-2 (11-6) Slight lead until 10f out, chased leaders until ridden 5f out, soon lost place, 6th of 8, 32l behind Cracking Man (10-13) at Wetherby 2m NH flat (6) hvy in Jun.
The Jugopolist (IRE) 8-13fav (11-4) Led, ridden over 1f out, soon headed, no extra, 2nd of 9, 5l behind Third Of The Third (11-4) at Hereford 2m 1f mdn NH flat (6) gf in Sep.
Ultra Klass (FR) 2-1 (10-11) Rcd 3rd/4th, prog to chall bef 2out & ld when mstk 2out, hdd aftr 2out & btn in 3l 2nd when mstk last, 2nd of 9, 5l behind Present Lodger (11-7) at Lismore 3m ire ptp in Mar.
Up For An Oscar (IRE) 9-2 (10-13) Tracked leaders, weakened 7f out, 4th of 11, 15l behind Va'vite (10-4) at Newton Abbot 2m 1f NH flat (4) gd in Aug.
Late Reg 200-1 (10-0) Always behind, tailed off after 7th, 9th of 11, well behind Dursey Sound (10-13) at Uttoxeter 2m 4f mdn hdl (5) gd in Sep.
Molly Oscar (IRE) 4-1 (10-7) Led until 5th, ridden before 7th, mistake 3 out, soon weakened, 5th of 15, 39l behind Boyfromnowhere (11-0) at Uttoxeter 2m 4f mdn hdl (5) gf in Sep.