, a son of the late Americanbased sire Vindication, looked to be a horse of serious potential after easily beating Cityscape in the Group 3 Greenham Stakes at Newbury before winning the Group 3 Tetrarch Stakes at the Curragh.
carries the colours of Bolger's wife Jackie, just like New Approach the 2008 Epsom hero.
Vocalised is by the late Breeders' Cup Juvenile winner Vindication, a stallion Bolger patronised with success, having also trained his son Free Judgement to finish runner-up to Canford Cliffs in last year's Irish 2,000 Guineas.
Vocalised is out of a Listed-winning daughter of prolific US Grade 1 winner Serena's Song, also dam of Coronation Stakes winner Sophisticat and Grade 2 scorers Grand Reward and Harlington.
The only British-trained colt is Godolphin's Shaweel, who was three lengths behind Vocalised
in the Greenham but has been going well at home.
The Jim Bolger-trained favourite Vocalised
is drawn six on his first attempt at a mile, while Aidan O'Brien's Westphalia is drawn in three.
Intense Focus had been 7-2 favourite with Blue Square, the only firm betting on the race, with Greenham winner Vocalised
not quoted as it was assumed he would wait for the Irish 2,000 Guineas after Monday's victory at the Curragh.
, the Greenham winner, confirmed his position as a leading contender for the Boylesports Irish 2,000 Guineas when making it three from three this season with a length-and-threequarter win in the Group 3 Dylan Thomas EBF Tetrarch Stakes.
Dave Ford, Fordingbridge Follow Vocalised
Jim Bolger looks like he's got himself yet another very exciting colt in Vocalised
Newbur y yesterday Bathwick Tyres Greenham Stakes 1 Vocalised
The Greenham Stakes also failed to produce a serious 2,000 Guineas prospect, as the well-backed Vocalised
held off the late challenge of Cityscape to score by a length.
Irish 2,000 Guineas Ladbrokes: 6 Mastercraftsman, Rip Van Winkle, 10 Arazan, 12 Vocalised
, 14 Bushranger, Recharge, 16 Intense Focus, 20 Sea The Stars, Westphalia, 'The time was nothing special and, with the thoroughly exposed Icesolator relatively close up in third, the form cannot be rated that highly'
So the presence of Maoineach and Vocalised
in their respective events today would be significant on its own.
Dewhurst Stakes winner Intense Focus is among seven entries for the Group 3 race for colts over 1m, and his trainer Jim Bolger has also entered last September's Leopardstown maiden winner Vocalised
, fourth to Sea The Stars on his debut over the course and trip last month, gets the vote in the 7f two-year-old colts' and geldings' maiden.