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Hard to go past Winter Cloud and Lucky Lad

Race 1 (1,400m)
(1) FORESHORE has improved. Drawn best, she should go close.
(10) LADY CANTON has drawn wide again. However, she has improved and looks ready for this.
(6) SEA OF TEARS may have been runner-up at her last three outings but the younger fillies appear to have her measure.
(7) AMBER SKY went well over this trip last run. Keep safe.

Race 2 (1,950m)
(3) PUERTO PLATA has consistent Highveld form. Stays the trip well, should be in the firing line.
(6) TRITON has been consistent in soft ground. If the going firms up, he will be in the mix.
(4) KASHKAVAL has improved since cheek pieces were fitted. Should see out step-up in trip.
(5) BOOK OF DREAMS has been trying further but has shown some promise on this track.

Race 3 (2,400m)
(5) TWICE GOLDEN will enjoy the 4kg claim from apprentice.
(8) PROFESSOR SNAPE looks primed for this.
(10) PRIME EXAMPLE has good form in Highveld staying races.
There should be little between (11) ROCK FALL, (12) EXCEEDER and (6) ZAKHO, but the latter has improved in blinkers.

Race 4 (1,400m)
(4) CAPTAIN FONTANE is finally living up to his billing after a difficult career up to this point.
(7) RUSSIAN ROCK is unlikely to turn the tables on Captain Fontane, but will run another cracker.
(1) ROYAL VICTORY is back over his ideal trip from a good draw.
(8) VANDERBILT lost his way, but bounced back last start.

Race 5 (1,200m)
(10) WINTER CLOUD was most impressive in the Group 3 Strelitzia Stakes. Won her last three and looks the likely winner here.
(12) MRS GERIATRIX looks a danger to the top choice.
(2) GOLDEN TATJANA is having her first run since Februar