Yarmouth had a race meeting staged at the right time and so Cecil worked Beat Hollow
with Sandmason and Wellbeing.
If possible I used to ride my horses quite handy and hopefully Beat Hollow
will be able to keep his place.
Ladbrokes: 3-1 King's Best, 7-2 Beat Hollow
(from 4-1), 9-2 Aristotle (from 5-1), 8-1 Sakhee, 10-1 Sinndar, Best Of The Bests, 14-1 Wellbeing, 20-1 Hataab, Kingsclere, Barathea Guest, 33-1 Going Global, 40-1 St Expedit, Shakespeare, 50-1 Inchlonaig, Media Puzzle, 66-1 Hatha Anna, Zyz, 100-1 Cracow.
Today's card at Cheltenham provides Beat Hollow
and Martaline with further chances to enhance their reputations.
finished third in the Derby, Lear Spear ran third to Giant's Causeway in the International Stakes at York and Wellbeing covered Newmarket's last two furlongs at the same speed as 2,000 Guineas winner King's Best when he won at Newmarket last May.
The Tote bet: 5-2 Beat Hollow
, 7-2 Aristotle, 6 Sakhee, 7 Sinndar, 8 Best Of The Bests, 11 Barathea Guest, 14 Wellbeing, 16 Kingsclere, 25 St Expedit, 28 bar.
A spokeswoman for Cecil's yard confirmed that Beat Hollow
and Wellbeing would both still go to Yarmouth.
, a son of Sadler's Wells who has been turning heads with his jumps progeny, has been sold to stand as a dual-purpose stallion at Ballylinch Stud in County Kilkenny.
He also appears later when appealing against the pounds 1,000 fine he received from the Epsom stewards for his failure to parade in the correct order before riding Beat Hollow
in the Derby.
The Henry Cecil-trained 33-1 shot was due to gallop with fellow Derby hopefuls Beat Hollow
and Wellbeing during racing at Yarmouth today.
But the trainer is still hopeful of running Beat Hollow
, Bien Entendu and Wellbeing in the Classic, for which 32 horses stood their ground at yesterday's forfeit stage.
Cecil's Beat Hollow
is viewed by the bookmakers as the main Derby opposition to King's Best.
The bay gelding is by Beat Hollow
, who has enjoyed considerable success with his jumpers this season.
SINNDAR'S chance of following up his Vodafone Derby win in the Irish version on Sunday was given a huge boost by the impressive win of Beat Hollow
in the Grand Prix de Paris at Longchamp yesterday.
With only three weeks to the Derby, time is running out for Cecil to get another race into Beat Hollow
before racing's blue riband at Epsom on June 10.