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NEWSBOY 1-2-3 1 HAMELIN 2 GROUNDBREAKING 3 HAVANA COOLER HAMELIN, lightly raced and with every chance of taking another step forward back on quicker terrain, is capable of calling the tune.

e. ed l The colt, trained by Lady Cecil (right), was bred for the big stage, being a son of Cape Cross and Love Divine, who captured the Oaks for Warren Place back in 2000.

f d ho ks for And there's every chance his sights will be trained on Group company if he wins today.

We didn't see Hamelin at two, but he followed an upward curve in four outings last season, winning a Kempton maiden and a handicap at Leicester on his final two starts.

He made his return to the fray in a handicap over this course and distance last month and, having travelled well within himself, had to settle for a half-length second to Al Saham.

settl s The suspicion is that the good to soft going worked against him that day, however, but today's playing surface should prove ideal.

a da today In a race full of dangers, favourite Arab Spring, Groundbreaking and, at bigger prices, Havana Cooler are feared most.
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Title Annotation:Sport
Publication:The Mirror (London, England)
Date:Jun 21, 2014
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