Timeform pick the three greatest bets at Meydan on Thursday…
“…he retains plenty of ability…”
Timeform on Star Safari
Star Safari presumably hasn’t been the best to coach, however he confirmed sufficient right here a fortnight in the past to counsel he retains loads of skill and may take this with that below his belt. With Charlie Appleby fielding a trio in right here, it seems to be vital that this one is the selection of William Buick. Stablemate Global Storm heads up the opposition getting back from a 7-month absence, with Brilliant Light and Away He Goes additionally not dominated out in a aggressive opener.
Secret Protector confirmed his debut promise and regarded a sensible prospect within the course of when operating out a snug winner of a 7f minor occasion at Kempton again in September. This longer journey guarantees to be inside vary and he will get the nod to return out on prime with higher to return. Stablemate of the choice Mystical Dawn, who scored on debut at Newmarket, and Leopardo are additionally fancied to characteristic.
The Singspiel Stakes 1-2-3 ought to be on the fore, with the runner-up Zakouski taken to go one higher. That was a satisfying return from the Godolphin cost, who was no match for Lord Glitters, that one very a lot getting the race run to go well with, however he stays comparatively flippantly raced and now has a pull on the weights. The hazard is Dream Castle, first and second on this for the final 2 years, and now ridden by the red-hot Frankie Dettori.