1 (1)Has won 12 races from 5f to 1m. Beaten 4 1/2l by Allen's Castle when second of 7 at 9-5fav on his latest outing at Charles Town over 7f last month. Expected to run another big race.
Carlos Delgado/Ronney Brown
2 (2)He has won three times from 6f to 7f. A winner at 4-1 at Timonium over 6f on his latest outing last month, beating Here's Paco by 4l. Warrants respect despite the rise in class.
Gerald Almodovar/Kieron Magee
3 (3)Has won nine races from 4f to 7f. Beaten 9l behind Aaron's Tap at 45-1 when eighth of 9 on his latest outing at Charles Town over 4f last month. More than capable at this level.
Sylvester Iii Carmouche/Timothy Grams
4 (4)Winner of seven races from 7f to 1m. Third of 7 behind Allen's Castle beaten 11l at 11-2 on his latest outing at Charles Town over 7f last month. Looks to be held by the second from that contest, Wise Mac.
Set'em Up Joe
Oscar Flores/Timothy Grams
5 (5)Winner of six races from 5f to 6f. Finished 6l behind Grumpelstiltskin when last of 5 at 9-1 on his latest outing at Charles Town over 6f last month. Merits close consideration with his sights lowered.
Keimar Trotman/Jeff Runco
6 (6)A winner at 4f. Finished 7l behind Punch Your Brother when sixth of 7 at 50-1 on his latest outing at Charles Town over 4f last month. Not at his best lately.
Victor Rodriguez/Maryann Iacone
7 (7)He has won three times at 7f. Well beaten at 15-1 behind Via Leone when sixth of 7 on his latest outing at Charles Town over 7f last month. This drop in class gives him an outside chance.
Christian Hiraldo/James Casey
8 (8)Winner of five races from 6f to 7f. Finished 5l behind Aaron's Tap when sixth of 7 at 6-1 on his latest outing at Charles Town over 4f in August. Drops in grade today and entitled to go close.
Fear The Turtle
Jose Montano/David Walters
Unnamed 2nd Favourite