2 and second- seed Saina to succeed at the prestigious event will be to play to her strengths
, feel former players.
But the way she hammered her Longchamp rivals by five lengths in course record time suggests she can overcome that handicap - especially given that the fast ground should play to her strengths
The manner in which she stayed on in the closing stages last time gave the strong impression a return to this trip would suit and the likely soft ground conditions will certainly play to her strengths
Michael Bell's filly was wildly progressive last year, eventually proving herself in Group 1 company, and the prospect of a decent pace up front will play to her strengths
The Night Shift filly reappeared at Brighton last month and stayed on well to take third place behind Meadaaf in a tenfurlong event, beaten about two lengths in a race that did not play to her strengths
Catherine Hall has done much to illuminate early nineteenth-century societal assumptions and practices in Britain, but in her future writings she would be well advised to play to her strengths
and to leave to others most of the jargon and all of the theorizing.
Play to her strengths
instead of constantly displaying her weakness.
Ralph Beckett's pocket battleship is already a classic winner - she skated away with the Oaks at Epsom in June - and the combination of soft ground and the Leger's extended one-mile, six-furlong distance will play to her strengths