Cliffs Of Moher's Dee Stakes win was not up to Derby standard but earlier evidence suggests he can run very fast
Venice Beach could be one for the St Leger down the line while Best Solution could be marked up given the ground looked softer than the description for Lingfield's round course.
US Army Ranger got involved in the strong early gallop and only just failed to see out his race.
Cliffs Of Moher produced a somewhat workmanlike display in the Dee Stakes while Western Hymn just denies US Army Ranger his first win in a year.
Venice Beach announced his Derby credentials with a good staying performance in the Chester Vase
"Frankie was always comfortable and she quickened and quickened again. It was a smart performance."
The Aidan O'Brien Derby challengers head to Chester this week for the next set of trials
By Irish Field Contributor on 08 May 2017
Aidan O'Brien will field four of the eight runners in the MBNA Chester Vase
By Irish Field Contributor on 09 May 2017