Defence Treaty made up a lot of ground to win at Newcastle. The Dandy Man-gelding was held up towards the rear by jockey Danny Tudhope. He made headway towards the stand side and chased the leaders down over the final furlong. He stayed on really impressively to get up and win by a length for owners Clipper Logistics.

Oti Ma Boati made it two wins in a row beating the odds on favourite in the process. She sat towards the rear under Tony Hamilton and was pushed along two furlongs from home. She made headway over the final furlong and kept on well to lead towards the finish. She stayed on to win by a length.