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Prediction: 1st Gift Of Silence, 2nd Jonnie Skull, 3rd Brown Pete
Qanan (GB) 14
b g Green Desert-Strings (Unfuwain)
9 - 7
Placed twice in four starts. Beaten 17l behind Invincible Hero at 8-1 when 9th of 13 on his latest outing at Nottingham over 1m (good) earlier this month.
Macdonald Mor (IRE) 22
b g Dansili-Imperial Beauty (Imperial Ballet)
9 - 7
Placed once in eight starts. Beaten 11l behind Dashwood at 6-1 when last of 7 on his latest outing at Chepstow over 7f (good) earlier this month.
Brown Pete (IRE) 7
b g Aussie Rules-Banba (Docksider)
9 - 7
Winner of six races from 1m to 1m 2f on good to firm and good ground and on the all-weather. Beaten 1 3/4l by Emman Bee when second of 12 at 5-1jt-fav on his latest outing at Newbury over 1m 2f (good to firm) earlier this month.
Opera Buff (GB) 211
b g Oratorio-Opera Glass (Barathea)
9 - 3 p 1
Placed in three of 12 starts. Finished 2 1/2l behind Lean On Pete when sixth of 12 at 18-1 on his latest outing at Wolverhampton over 1m 1f in October last year. He is wearing cheekpieces for the first time. Having his first run for a new stable today.
Gift Of Silence (GB) 24
gr f Cadeaux Genereux-Not A Word (Batshoof)
9 - 2
Placed twice in four starts. Beaten 1 3/4l by Alice Rose when second of 8 at 8-1 on her latest outing here over 7f (good to firm) last month.
Jonnie Skull (IRE) 17 (1406j)
b g Pyrus-Sovereign Touch (Pennine Walk)
9 - 1 t v
Has won 13 races from 6f to 1m on good to firm ground and on the all-weather. Won on his latest outing when 11-4fav here over 7f (good to firm) earlier this month, beating Pink Lips by a short head. Has won 3 times this season.
Hail Promenader (IRE) 13
b g Acclamation-Tribal Rite (Be My Native)
8 - 13 p t 1
He has won four times from 7f to 1m on ground varying from good to firm to soft. Finished 5l behind Handheld when sixth of 13 at 5-2fav on his latest outing at Nottingham over 1m (good to soft) earlier this month. He is wearing a tongue-tie for the first time.
Hamble (GB) 17
b g Librettist-Time For Tea (Imperial Frontier)
8 - 9 t
Successful at 7f and 1m on good and soft ground. Finished 6l behind Jonnie Skull when fourth of 12 at 4-1 on his latest outing here over 7f (good to firm) earlier this month.
Forecast Prices: Gift Of Silence 9/2, Brown Pete 4/1, Jonnie Skull 7/2, Hail Promenader 13/2, Hamble 6/1, Macdonald Mor 10/1, Qanan 8/1, Opera Buff 10/1