The conditions favour Peeress
and as she has had a trouble free preparation, I go for Peeress
to be 'peerless'.
She has beaten Peeress
the only time they met and she is favourite - I think that takes a bit of explaining," said Bell.
Stoute is a master at priming this kind of mare for an early-season assault and with the ground having turned in her favour due to recent rain, Peeress
is hard to oppose in what appears to be a weak renewal.
proved far too smart for her rivals in last year's contest and confirmed herself to be a top-notch campaigner by lifting the Lockinge on her seasonal reappearance back in May.
and Kieren Fallon win the Juddmonte Lockinge Stakes at Newbury last month
made her move through horses inside the final quarter-mile and was not going to be denied despite Majors Cast's efforts.
(4-1) then stuck her neck out and battled all the way to the line to win by a length and three-quarters from Majors 7-1 shot was always in pole position.
With the rain-softened ground in her favour, Peeress
will be hard to beat but I think the younger Jeremy looks a value option to sink his stable companion.
Cheveley Park managing director Chris Richardson believes underfoot conditions will play their part in the fortunes of Nannina and Peeress
The Aidan O'Brien-trained 13-2 chance had got home by a length and a half from the unlucky Court Masterpiece, with Proclamation a neck back in third and Peeress
a close fourth.
Royal Ascot takes centre stage this week and Sir Michael Stoute's Peeress
is fancied to taking a starring role on day one by lifting the Queen Anne Stakes over a mile.
can lay claim to top older miler honours by beating the colts in the Queen Anne Stakes on the opening day of Royal Ascot.