Was involved in a fast pace in the Elusive Quality last time.
Prefers firm ground, which he’s likely to get.
Bill Mott gets an 88 trainer rating with horses making their second starts back from a layoff.
12/1 on ML
Should fall into a good trip as one of the late runners behind a fast pace.
A few horses that finished behind him last time have come back to improve their speed figures.
Linda Rice gets a 100 trainer rating with horses moving from allowance to stakes company.
8/1 on ML
Irish Rookie (#9)
Was competitive against Grade 1 and Grade 2 level competition in Europe.
Handles good-to-firm ground.
Does her best work at a mile.
10/1 on ML
Did not get great trips in either the Derby or Preakness.
Has by far the strongest pedigree for a mile and a half.
Owns the best late pace rating at 129.
20/1 on ML