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The former Cambridgeshire fourth showed no signs of slowing down when recording a course success here last month and has been hiked 3lb in the process.
Despite his big-field experience, the return to a smaller pool of opposition doesn’t look a negative either and although he’s never won off a mark this high, he’s still contesting in quality enough races.
Mark Johnston’s Living Legend won last time out and the son of Camelot looks the one to beat under Jason Hart.
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Paul Cole’s colt improved significantly back up in trip at Kempton Park on his most recent outing and it could be time the handbrake now comes off with Mohammad Tabti taking 7lb off his charge’s back.
His exploits over turf were quickly abandoned after a disappointing showing at Nottingham but he’s fared better on the all-weather and a big showing could be now on the cards with more positive tactics expected.
In an unassuming-enough-looking affair, Alya’s Gold Award probably looks a player with Jim Crowley jocked up.