Marmalady will hoping to take up where she left off last season. She's 6lb higher after scoring at Bath in September and is reunited with Ryan Moore, who had partnered her to success on the all-weather earlier. PEACE SEEKER has received little respite from the handicapper since landing a double over 5f last year. But he may not need any on the evidence of a recent close-up third at Kempton and he gets the vote. Breccbennach arrives on the back of a win at Lingfield and is preferred to Rambo Will, who is 9lb higher than October's win over track and trip, while O'Gorman finished ahead of Triple Dream when fourth on the Polytrack last time.
Peace Seeker 9-4fav (9-7) Raced keenly tracking leader, challenged 2f out, soon led, ridden and strongly pressed over 1f out, narrowly headed inside final furlong, one pace into 3rd final 100 yards, 3rd of 10, 3/4l behind Glastonberry (8-12) at Kempton 6f hcp 0-85 (4) pol in Mar.
Lupo D'oro (IRE) 12-1 (9-6) Behind, outpaced over 2f out, never dangerous, 6th of 12, 6l behind Da'quonde (9-1) at Nottingham 5f hcp 0-85 (4) hvy in Oct.
O'Gorman 10-1 (9-3) Short of room leaving stalls, in rear, ran on close home, not reach leaders, 4th of 10, 2 1/4l behind Picansort (9-6) at Lingfield 5f hcp 0-85 (4) pol in Mar.
Marmalady (IRE) 7-1 (9-3) Went right start, chased leaders on outside, headway travelling well 2f out, went 2nd over 1f out, ridden to lead inside final furlong, kept on well, won at Bath 5f 3yo hcp 0-80 (4) gf in Sep beating Vallarta (9-4) by 1 1/2l, 10 ran.
Secret Missile 7-1 (9-6) Close up, ridden 2f out, soon chased leading pair, kept on one pace, 3rd of 10, 2l behind Gregori (9-4) at Lingfield 6f hcp 0-80 (4) pol.
Sir Pedro 5-1 (9-1) Led early, chased winner, ridden 2f out, weakened final furlong, 5th of 6, 2 1/2l behind Gregori (8-7) at Lingfield 5f hcp 0-85 (4) pol in Feb.
Jay Bee Blue 33-1 (9-5) Mid-division, headway over 2f out, never on terms, 5th of 9, 10l behind High Time Too (9-4) at Kempton 1m hcp 0-80 (4) pol.
Triple Dream 16-1 (9-5) Went right start, tracked leader, ridden and every chance over 1f out, kept on one pace, 5th of 10, 2 1/2l behind Picansort (9-6) at Lingfield 5f hcp 0-85 (4) pol in Mar.
Breccbennach 4-1 (8-13) Made all, and set steady pace, edged right over 2f out, soon quickened, ridden and strongly pressed throughout final furlong, just held on, won at Lingfield 6f hcp 0-85 (4) pol in Mar beating Palace Moon (9-4) by shd, 9 ran.
Rambo Will 11-4 (9-3) Prominent, ridden to chase winner over 1f out, no impresssion, 2nd of 10, 3 1/2l behind Foxy Music (9-4) at Southwell 5f hcp 0-75 (5) fbs.