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Prediction: 1st Jacobs Son, 2nd A Little Bit Dusty, 3rd Flamingo Beat
A Little Bit Dusty (GB) 22
ch g Needwood Blade-Dusty Dazzler (Titus Livius)
9 - 7 p
Has won nine races from 1m to 1m 4f including 7 wins on polytrack. A winner at 20-1 at Wolverhampton over 1m 4f on his latest outing last month, beating Doldrums by 1 1/2l. Has also won at Lingfield this season.
Curious Mind (GB) 82
b f Dansili-Intrigued (Darshaan)
9 - 3
A winner at 9-2 here over 1m on her latest outing in December last year, beating Marble Statuette by 1 1/2l.
Jacobs Son (GB) 5
ch g Refuse To Bend-Woodwin (Woodman)
9 - 2
He has won four times from 1m 4f to 1m 5f on the all-weather (1 FB, 3 PO). Beaten 1 1/4l by Handsome Stranger when second of 5 at evens fav on his latest outing here over 1m 3f earlier this month.
Flamingo Beat (GB) 147
ch g Beat Hollow-Flamingo Flower (Diesis)
9 - 1
A winner at 1m 4f. Beaten 1 3/4l by Yasir when second of 5 at 7-2 on his latest outing at Leicester over 1m 4f (soft) in October last year. Having his first run for a new stable today, previously with Rae Guest.
Docofthebay (IRE) 30
ch g Docksider-Baize (Efisio)
9 - 1 h
Has won eight races from 6f to 1m including 3 wins on the all-weather (2 FB, 1 PO). Finished 12l behind The Great Gabrial when fifth of 9 at 7-1 on his latest outing here over 7f last month.
Naburn (GB) 133
b g Cape Cross-Allespagne (Trempolino)
9 - 1
Successful at 1m 4f and 1m 6f. Well beaten at 16-1 behind Toughness Danon when 10th of 12 on his latest outing at Catterick over 2m (heavy) in October last year.
Forecast Prices: Jacobs Son 6/4, A Little Bit Dusty 3/1, Naburn 5/1, Docofthebay 7/1, Flamingo Beat 5/1, Curious Mind /
Last Year's Race: Jacobs Son, 5, 9 1, G Lee, 7/2, R Mills, 6 ran