Karl Burke's two-year-old confirmed previous promise when getting off the mark
in a competitive handicap at Southwell on Tuesday and has the potential to defy his weight penalty.
She'd proved f rustrating until finally getting off the mark
w ith a convincing win whenjustifyingfavouritismin a6fLeicesterhandicap.
But since then he has gradually improved, making the frame at Sandown and Taunton before getting off the mark
in impressive fashion at Chepstow.
The gelding appears to save his best for the Borders course and confirmed previous promise when getting off the mark
over hurdles at the corresponding meeting 12 months ago.
ONE TO PLAY Johns Classic (Monmore) CHRIS ALLSOPP'S black was getting off the mark
at the 15th attempt when winning a heat of the Bags/SIS Easter Bunny Stayers at Monmore on Monday, March 12.
Compton Banker, a lightly raced three-year-old, showed his liking for Ascot when getting off the mark
there five weeks ago.
He's just 6lb higher than when getting off the mark
at the ninth time of asking with a cosy success in a 2m handicap at Plumpton two starts ago.
The French-bred came over to race for Martin Pipe and David Johnson at the end of last summer, and wasted no time getting off the mark
, winning at Stratford in August before going in at Newton Abbot, Hereford and Fontwell the following month.
30 Windsor, nap) Excellent Art two-year-old who shaped nicely when getting off the mark
at the first time of asking at Wolverhampton.
Back in maiden company at Bath last time, she showed no hesitation in getting off the mark
, quickening well to beat Farthing a length and a half.
35 Haydock SP forecast 6-4 Sir Mark Prescott's gelding progressed well in maidens, getting off the mark
at the third time of asking on his seasonal reappearance at Newcastle before failing to justify favouritism on his handicap debut at Musselburgh last month, trailing in a well-beaten sixth.
He said: "We have a sports scientist at the club and he does a lot of work on explosion and strength - getting off the mark
55 Bellewstown) Has genuine claims of getting off the mark