A total of 18 stood their ground at yesterday's second acceptance stage for the race in which Criquette Head's unbeaten Prix de Fontainebleau winner, With The Flow, looks the best local hope.
In the Poule d'Essai des Pouliches, Godolphin are keeping their options open having left in Asfurah, Bahr and La Nuit Rose. The only other overseas acceptor is Aidan O'Brien's Kincara Palace in a race in which Prix de la Grotte winner Zalaiyka may start favourite.
Norman Williamson was stood down for 48 hours after suffering concussion following a fall from The Whole Hog at Exeter yesterday.
NAP: State Fair
NB: Noble Demand
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