Limato looks the value call as he bids to regain his crown in a wide-open renewal of the the Darley July Cup at Newmarket.
Henry Candy’s stable star was a brilliant winner of the six-furlong Group One in 2016 and ran just as well last year, finishing second to Harry Angel.
Quorto made a big impression on his Newmarket debut three weeks ago and gets the nod in the bet365 Superlative Stakes.
The Dubawi colt faces a significant step up in class on just his second start, but won with any amount in hand on his introductio.
Lord Glitters will not be winning out of turn if coming good in the Fred Cowley MBE Memorial Summer Mile at Ascot.
A huge crowd will be in attendance at York for the 59th John Smith’s Cup.
This 10-furlong handicap is one of the highlights of the season on the Knavesmire and a fiercely competitive renewal is in store.
David Elsworth’s Dash Of Spice is sure to be a popular choice but preference is for the Roger Varian-trained Appeared.
Ascot: 12.45 Tanasoq, 1.20 Lord Glitters, 1.50 Mendoza, 2.25 Escape The City, 3.05 Elwazir, 3.35 Berkshire Royal, 4.10 Parnassian.
Chester: 2.05 Three Card Trick, 2.40 Crotchet, 3.15 Promising, 3.45 Beer With The Boys, 4.20 Hats Off To Larry, 4.55 Ginbar, 5.25 Gabrials Centurion.
Hamilton: 6.00 Woodside Wonder, 6.30 Scoundrel, 7.00 Hee Haw, 7.30 Killdeer, 8.00 Blue Havana, 8.30 Colour Contrast, 9.00 Morticia.
Limerick: 2.10 Irish Lass, 2.45 Go Guarantor, 3.15 Touch Base, 3.50 Jaime Sommers, 4.25 Nick Lost, 5.00 Cadawill, 5.30 Das Mooser, 6.0 Rathmuck Minstrel.
Navan: 2.00 Mount Tabora, 2.30 Lady Baroness, 3.00 Run The Day, 3.30 Elegant Lass, 4.05 El Greco, 4.40 Lady Nathaniel, 5.15 Stormy Tale.
Newton Abbot: 2.20 The Unit, 2.55 Haul Away, 3.25 Mighty Leader, 4.00 Lord Topper, 4.35 Borak, 5.05 New Millennium, 5.35 Amour D’Or.
Salisbury: 5.45 Mordred, 6.15 Vegas Boy, 6.45 Nawar, 7.15 Icart Point, 7.45 Eden Rose, 8.15 Ferrier, 8.45 Savaanah.
York: 1.55 Alpha Delphini, 2.35 Dal Harraild, 3.10 Baraweez, 3.40 Appeared, 4.15 Ingleby Hollow, 4.50 Pearl Of Qatar, 5.20 Posh Perfect.