RYE HOUSE encouragingly in a four-horse group that Sir Michael Stoute took to the Al Bahathri Polytrack this morning.
The Dansili five-year-old has not been seen since landing an on-course gamble in a Class 3 handicap at York last May.
He has had his issues and is bred to enjoy a little cut in the ground, and underfoot conditions will determine to a large extent where he appears.
Accompanying him were FESTIVAL THEATRE, GOTHIC
The latter is an interesting prospect, also by Dansili.
He showed tremendous track work to score on his debut on the July course but in his other two-year-old start at Leicester proved disappointing.
It is possible that race came too soon after Newmarket and the-then diminutive ALMUHEET developed physically through the winter months.
SHAMA'S SONG a lovely scoped filly by former champion juvenile Teofilo.
She showed promise on her Lingfield debut last year without being knocked about.
She looked in good heart coming up the strip with TIME SIGNAL some unexacting bridle work.
TELESCOPE Moore) was given some strong work ahead of the Gordon Richards Stakes at Sandown.
Moore got down into the drive position to ensure he went three-quarters of a length up on
The former Derby favourite looks like being one of the Stoute standard-bearers this summer.
ALEX VINO done well since a satisfactory comeback at Leicester and looked in good heart in his stretch with
Mick Channon took his workers to the winter ground at West Ilsley, where KING CRIMSON handily ahead of his Kempton date.
The colt is one of the most precocious of the Channon juveniles and looked sharp to indicate his Newbury debut run has brought him forward.
JERSEY BULL another two-year-old who looks to have derived benefit from his first run at Windsor, which was needed.
He has the track craft to go well on his second competitive start at Bath.
FITZWILLY stole a march on his rivals at Pontefract recently, only to be collared up the final hill
This fellow looked in good heart as he breezed ahead of a trip to the same Bath fixture.
Another Kempton runner who has enjoyed a recent pipe-opener is CHILWORTH ICON he looked well in himself.
EMEF DIAMOND on course to run in a three-year-old handicap at Nottingham. The promise he showed in three juvenile outings will be put to the test under Silvestre de Sousa.
SHIMBA HILLS been running well enough to suggest a long journey to Yarmouth could pay dividends on Easter Monday.