BLUE ZEALOT scored by eight lengths over track and trip last month and can defy a 7lb rise in the weights. Annelko has gone close the last twice over 1m4f here and will figure if lasting home over the longer distance while Tokyo Brown is another to consider on his latest second over 2m at Kempton. Grand Art has done all his winning on Turf so far and C&D winner Six Of Clubs has yet win off a mark as high as today. Waldsee continues his slide down the weights but was well behind the selection last time.
Six of Clubs 10-1 (9-3) Slowly away switched left start, towards rear, kept on, never on terms, 7th of 13, 12l behind Marmas (9-3) at Lingfield 2m hcp (0-65) (6) pol in Oct.
Sea Change (IRE) 33-1 (9-1) Mid-division, outpaced 3f out, behind final furlong, last of 11, 22l behind Porcini (9-0) at Wolverhampton 1m 6f hcp 0-75 (5) pol in Oct.
Chookie Hamilton 25-1 (8-12) Chased leaders in 4th, weakened over 4f out,, last of 10, well behind Ukrainian (9-4) at Musselburgh 1m 5f hcp 0-80 (4) gs in Sep.
Grand Art (IRE) 13-2 (11-1) Mid-division, headway over 4f out, chased leaders over 3f out, soon weakened, 11th of 12, 47l behind Cool Baranca (10-4) at Musselburgh 2m am hcp 0-65 (6) sft in Oct.
Annelko 6-1 (9-5) Held up towards rear, headway and not much room over 1f out, ridden entering final furlong, kept on, 2nd of 11, 3/4l behind Mutual Regard (9-3) at Wolverhampton 1m 4f hcp 0-60 (6) pol in Oct.
Sarando 25-1 (11-2) Behind most of way, 11th of 15, 24l behind Tartan Jura (11-9) at Goodwood 2m hcp 0-70 (5) sft in Oct.
Blue Zealot (IRE) 11-2 (9-6) Held up towards rear, headway 5f out, led 3f out, clear over 1f out, edged right inside final furlong, kept on strongly, won at Wolverhampton 2m hcp 0-60 (6) pol in Oct beating Iron Duke (8-12) by 8l, 10 ran.
Sagunt (GER) 12-1 (9-1) In touch, ridden 4f out, weakened over 2f out, 4th of 5, 22l behind Peace Corps (8-11) at Lingfield 1m 4f clm stks (6) pol in Jan '11.
Liberty Love (IRE) 8-1 (9-1) Tracked leaders on inner, 5th halfway, no extra over 4f out, weakened, tailed off, 11th of 13, well behind Face Value (9-9) at Tramore 1m 6f hcp 47-65 sft in Oct.
Waldsee (GER) 11-2 (9-13) Slowly into stride, held up towards rear, soon mid-division, went 2nd over 7f out, ridden to lead over 4f out, headed 3f out, kept on same pace, 3rd of 10, 12l behind Blue Zealot (9-6) at Wolverhampton 2m hcp 0-60 (6) pol in Oct.
Southfork 11-2 (9-2) Disputed lead, ridden in 2nd entering straight, soon no impression, dropped to moderate 4th inside final furlong, 4th of 8, 6l behind Top Man Michael (9-9) at Wexford 1m 4f 3yo clm gd in Jul.
Tokyo Brown (USA) 16-1 (9-2) Took keen hold, led, headed over 9f out, stayed handy, every chance inside final furlong, held close home, 2nd of 11, 3/4l behind Glaisdale (9-3) at Kempton 2m hcp 0-60 (6) pol in Oct.
Crimson Monarch (USA) 5-1 (8-3) Chased leaders, pushed along over 4f out, weakened over 2f out, 7th of 8, 34l behind Taroum (9-4) at Brighton 1m 4f app hcp 0-60 (6) sft in Jul.