RONAN'S BIRTHDAY has dropped in the weights after struggling to find his form. However, a battling half-length second to Rocktor in a three mile handicap chase at Ludlow signalled that he is on the way back. (P Hobbs).
SCALP'EM was a poor performer on the Flat but showed ability on his hurdling debut, finishing four lengths third to Cleveland Lady in a Plumpton maiden on Monday. (P Evans).